Fasteners & Hardware

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Fasteners & Hardware

Blind Hole Taps machine stainless steels.

September 4, 2015

Designed for machining stainless steels and ISO M materials, TC142 Blind Hole Taps also have secondary application in ISO P materials, particularly in softer steels which require more chip control. Grade WW60RB, featuring wear-resistant coating, offers extended tool life and high cutting speeds for high-volume production. Grade WY80FC features vaporized surface that guarantees high level of process reliability thanks to optimized chip control. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Hollow Knurled Knobs come in inch and metric sizes.

August 25, 2015

GN 421 Nylon Plastic Hollow Knurled Knobs with Threaded Stud feature RoHS-compliant knobs made of black nylon plastic that have smooth, glossy finish and max heat resistance rating of 230°F. Other colors are available upon request, and, straight knurling on knob surface promotes secure grip for fine adjustments or clamping. Threaded stud is zinc-plated steel (molded-in), and various threads and stud lengths are available. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage

Ejector Handles and Panels are available for 3U and 6U VPX boards.

August 25, 2015

Pixus Type IV IEEE hot-swap ejector handles can engage over 225 lb of force per slot. Rounded base allows handle to rock back and provide leverage for facilitated insertion/removal of VPX boards. Front panels in 0.8 in., 1.0 in., and custom widths and 3U/6U heights are available in flat or Uchannel versions for EMC. These 2.5 mm aluminum panels come in anodized or clear chromate finishes, and filler panels are also available in various widths. Customization is optional. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools, Fasteners & Hardware

Spherical Ball Nose System provides indexable finishing inserts.

August 24, 2015

EDGE²® Spherical Ball Nose (SBN) inserts feature 2 usable cutting edges for optimal finish quality and thick carbide construction for heat and stress absorption. Insert life allows for extended, unattended finishing runs with quality surface finishes optimized by grinding process. Also suited for tip-cutting, 3D profiling, semi-finishing, and light roughing, fully thru-hardened SBN cutter bodies designed for strength and longevity as well as minimal runout due to accuracy and centrality. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Flat Washers come in diverse sizes and materials.

August 21, 2015

Offered as custom-built solutions, 745 flat washer sizes are available to accommodate demands of diverse applications and industries. Non-standard precision washers are manufactured in >2,000 material options, including metallic and non-metallic, as well as ODs 0.080–12.00 in. Other sizes and thicknesses are also available. These products are part of >28,000 non-standard washer and spacer selection. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Keypad Lock enables secure, keyless access to cabinets.

August 20, 2015

Offering alternative to keyed locking for Lista® Drawer Cabinets and Lista Flush Doors, Keyless Keypad Lock provides programming capability for up to 25 different unique user access codes. Users can create keyed alike and master lock groupings. Eliminating need for multiple locks and keys for different cabinets within facility, product consists of zinc alloy lock housing with lock release mechanism and retaining clip. Unit can be factory or field-installed. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Locating Pins meet NAAMS standard.

August 19, 2015

Offered in large, small, and retractable sizes, Configurable NAAMS Standard Locating Pins are available with TiN surface finishing and are laser etched with part number for NAAMS standardization practices. With Configurable NAAMS, there are CAD models for all components and users can order and reorder with part number. No more detail drawing is required. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Corrosion-Resistant Cam Latch features all-plastic design.

August 17, 2015

Available in various grip lengths as well as with different head style options for added security, plastic E5 Cam Latch provides non-conductive latching for industrial machinery, marine, transportation, and electrical enclosures. All-plastic, corrosion-resistant design meets NEMA 4 and IP65 standards for water and dust protection. Suited for use in corrosive environments, latch is also available with pre-installed pawl options to minimize installation time. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Universal Locking Device secures lubricated plug valves.

August 14, 2015

Designed for maintenance-free service life, Universal Locking Device works on almost all lubricated plug valves ranging from ½–8 in. in size with button top. Locking mechanism helps companies stay within compliance of CFR, 49 Transportation, Parts 186–199, 192.727 which states that when customer's service is discontinued, 1 of 3 steps must be followed to insure stoppage of gas flow; option 1 is installation of locking device or other means to prevent opening of shut-off valve. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Electronic Components & Devices

Low Profile Clips secure RFI/EMI shield cans.

August 5, 2015

Measuring 3.9 mm in length with profiles down to 0.8 mm, EZShield Can Clips are suitable for small and low profile shield cans with wall thicknesses from 0.15–1.0 mm. Devices resist shock and vibration while facilitating removal and replacement, making them suitable for adjustment, repair, and maintenance purposes. Designed to be automatically placed and surface mounted to PCB, clips eliminate post-assembly soldering and desoldering operations. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Magnetostrictive Insert safely cleans around implants.

August 3, 2015

Big Easy® Implant Magnetostrictive Inserts feature no-scratch tip, suitable for sensitive patients, that safely and quickly cleans around implant surfaces. Permanently attached tip is made from PEEK polymer, which is autoclavable and exhibits resilience for extended performance. Design eliminates need to keep track of disposable tips and does not require special attachment tool.
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Fasteners & Hardware

Fastening System mounts to any rigid material or panel.

July 31, 2015

Combining self-clinching technology with round steel or stainless steel base plate, PEM® VariMount™ Fastening System offers ready-made assembly for mounting into composites, plastics, and metals. Multiple radial holes in base plate promote mounting of assembly, whether method is mold-in or laminate with layers, adhesives, standard fasteners, or spot welding. Holes are sized to accept universally standard diameters of rivets, self-clinching fasteners, nuts, bolts, and screws. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Heavy-Duty Rubber Bands secure items during move.

July 27, 2015

With capacity to stretch to almost twice their resting length, Mover Bands are suitable for holding and securing furniture, appliances, and other large items. Reusable bands can also hold moving blankets in place, keep refrigerator doors shut, and prevent dresser drawers from opening during transit. With just one properly sized Mover Band, stabilization for most loads can be achieved. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Industrial Gas Springs offer smooth manual operation, durability.

July 27, 2015

Available in cylinder sizes from 15–40 mm, NEWTON Line features internal components optimized for low friction, consistent operating forces, and extended life. Slide bushings and seals reduce friction and wear, while size of gas passages and valve design promote damping characteristics and create consistent force profile. Also featured, extended piston rod guide accommodates elevated off-axis forces. Respectively, strokes and forces range from 20–1,000 mm and 40–5,000 N. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Positive Geometry Inserts minimize downtime and scrap.

July 21, 2015

Providing both 7° and 11° positive rake angles, along with precision-ground and precision-sintered cutting edges, Tiger•tec® Silver MP4, MM4, and MK4 Inserts boost performance in steel, stainless, and iron machining operations. Chip forming geometry features 12° rake angle for optimal shearing action when cutting stainless or low-carbon steel, while additional 18° chip groove in corner radius area optimizes chip control in light finishing cuts. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Keyless Keypad Lock enhances cabinet security, accessibility.

July 20, 2015

Able to be used in cabinets as alternative to SL10 keyed locking option, Keyless Keypad Lock for Vidmar® Drawer Cabinets offers ability to program up to 25 codes for unique user access. Functionality eliminates need to order and manage multiple locks and keys for different cabinets within facility. Zinc alloy lock housing features motorized lock mechanism and retaining clip, and other lock components include lock toggle and lock rod (based on cabinet depth). Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Nylon Plastic Star Hand Knobs offer loss protection.

July 15, 2015

Made of thermoplastic nylon material (Polyamide PA) with matte black finish and offered in inch and metric sizes, GN 6336.13 Nylon Plastic Star Knobs with Loss Protection, Tapped Type, can attach to base element with 301 Stainless Steel ball chain (GN 111.5) or clear plastic-coated, 301 Stainless Steel retaining cable (GN 111.2). Products have 303 Stainless Steel tapped inserts and are supplied assembled with lanyard ring, lanyard ring and retaining cable, or lanyard ring and ball chain. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Safety & Security Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

Trapped Key Interlocks ensure energy isolation in LOTO.

July 14, 2015

To optimize lockout tagout procedures, KIRK® Trapped Key Interlocks ensure energy isolation procedures cannot be circumvented. Key is removed from trapped key interlock and is with person leading lockout tagout procedure. Equipment cannot be re-energized until uniquely coded KIRK® key has been re-entered into sequence after all workers are clear from completed task and out of harm’s way. To allow hazardous energy to dissipate prior to allowing access, time delay unit can be added into process. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Rubber Washer prevents shaft collars from getting stuck.

July 14, 2015

Designed for use with U-Clip quick release shaft collars, Elasto-Ring Washer installs by hand and assures easy removal of U-Clip collar. When U-Clip is in place, Elasto-Ring is against spool flange — between flange and U-Clip. If back pressure starts to build, it is largely absorbed by Elasto-Ring which flexes against collar. Available in 10 sizes for shaft diameters from 8–35 mm, washer will not deteriorate from heat generated by friction coming from rotating spool flange. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

Single-Press Classroom Deadbolt avoids door barricade dangers.

July 14, 2015

While exceeding safe school government standards (FEMA-428/BIPS-07) and complying with all building and fire safety codes, QID™ (Quick Intruder Deadbolt) classroom lock provides safe-haven solution while maintaining outside access for first responders and other authorized personnel. Deadbolt locking mechanism is activated by pushing red button, and visual indicator lets teacher know that door is secured. Fast-locking, 1 in. deadbolt and single-action egress promotes occupant safety. Read More