Fasteners & Hardware

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Shelf Life of Rubber Products

April 25, 2016

Rubber products can remain in inventory for long periods of time. Shelf life, the storage period prior to part installation, varies by elastomer type. Storage conditions such as temperature, humidity, ozone, and exposure to light also affect the shelf life of rubber products. By understanding these factors and best practices, buyers can make informed decisions about sourcing elastomers and... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Fasteners & Hardware, Mounting & Attaching Products

Heavy-Duty AV Display Mounts accommodate larger, heavier displays.

April 22, 2016

Supporting monitors up to 23 kg, VESA-compliant AV-D40 Series includes Tilt and Swivel Mount (K Series); Tilt, Swivel and Single Arm (A Series); and Dual Extension Arm (D Series) designed with integrated Positioning Technology for precise control and customization of operation. Products holds displays securely in place during touchscreen operation, under vibration, or when mounted on uneven or unbalanced surfaces. Wire management channels and streamlined design facilitate maintenance/cleaning. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Ultratech Receives Follow-On Order from Major Foundry for Laser Spike Anneal System

April 18, 2016

Foundry Plans to use Ultratech's LSA101 Dual Beam System to Ramp 28-nm Production SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, today announced a follow-on order from a major foundry... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Murphy Highlights Local Connecticut Manufacturer, Holo-Krome As "Murphy's Monday Manufacturer"

April 13, 2016

Murphy Highlights Local Connecticut Manufacturer, Holo-Krome As “Murphy's Monday Manufacturer” WALLINGFORD – U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) announced that Holo-Krome is this week’s “Murphy’s Monday Manufacturer.” Holo-Krome, which was founded in West Hartford in 1929, manufactures a wide range of fastener products – like socket head cap screws, dowel pins, pressure... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

IEC Electrical Plug Lockout Device prevents tampering.

April 12, 2016

By preventing power from going to socket, IEC Electrical Plug Lockout can eliminate unauthorized access for security purposes or serve as energy isolation point to keep employees safe during maintenance. Portable detachable device, available in orange nylon material, offers plug-and-twist installation in office equipment, computers, peripheral equipment, power supplies, and other equipment that utilizes standard C13 3-prong electrical power outlet.<br /> Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Self-Clinching Nuts install with minimal footprint.

April 11, 2016

Combining .065 in. height and .220 in. diameter with closed-to-edge mounting capabilities, PEM® Type SMPP&trade; Nuts install permanently in stainless steel sheets as thin as .025 in. Upon installation, serrated clinching ring prevents nut from rotating in service. Nuts are made from age-hardened A286 stainless steel and recommended for use in stainless sheets with hardness of HRB 90/HB 192 or less. Thread sizes for mating hardware range from #2-56 through #6-32 and M2.5 through M3.5. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Portable Tools

Long Arm Hex Key Sets feature color-coded design.

April 8, 2016

Available in inch sizes, No. 911LG-H100F Long Arm Hexagon Key Sets with Ball End feature 100° bend that optimizes screw access through reduced length of short shank, and allows for secure working in narrow spaces. RoHS-compliant hex keys are Chrome-Vanadium steel, hardened, chromium plated, and color-coded with electrostatically applied powder coating. Set includes 13 pieces with SW = .05&ndash;3/8 in. Metric size long arm hexagon key sets with 100° angle are also available. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

NAPCO Security Technologies to Launch Expanded iBridge® Integration and Functionality at ISC West

March 31, 2016

- Company to Unveil Advancements to Security Products at Booth 12043 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas - 28,000 security professionals expected AMITYVILLE, N.Y. - NAPCO Security Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: NSSC), one of the world's leading solutions providers and manufacturers of high-technology electronic intrusion security, IoT connected home, video and fire systems, as well as... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Runout Compensation Nuts correct runout errors, misalignment.

March 28, 2016

Offered in 5 sizes, easyZERO replacement nuts correct runout errors and misalignment for all round tools using ER16&ndash;ER40 collets. There are 6 adjustment screws that allow for up to 0.011 in. runout to be dialed in to promote accurate machining, tight tolerances, and surface finish quality. Due to concentric cutting, all cutting edges share chip load equally and consequently increase tool life. Dialing in desired runout with complete control conserves time and increases process capability. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Smalley goes...Smaller!

March 18, 2016

New advances in ring and spring manufacturing Lake Zurich – IL From medical devices to electronics, the world around us is getting smaller. “How small can you go?” This is one of the questions a Smalley engineer hears all the time … but a better question is how small do you need? As The Engineer’s Choice™ for Wave Springs and Spirolox® Retaining Rings we have the answer!... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Touch Button Indicators and Sensors reduce false triggering.

March 18, 2016

Employing smart electric field sensing, K30/K50/K70 multicolor indicators and pick-to-light sensors provide immunity to false triggering caused by buildup of foreign materials or exposure to direct water spray. Featuring 70 mm touch dome with 30 mm base, K70 comes in 9 color options and 1-, 2-, and 3-color models. K30, available in 1- and 2-color models, and K50, in 1-, 2-, and 3-color models, offer flexible communication and simplified setup of single device or multi-point applications. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage

Heavy-Duty Spring Retractable Reels hold 100 ft of cord.

March 14, 2016

Accommodating up to 100 ft of 12 gauge cord, UL-listed Series L 70000 features rugged, corrosion-resistant design with such features as heavy-duty base, all-steel construction, and baked-on powder coat finish. Latching mechanism extends service life of latch components, while containerized drive spring promotes safe and facilitated handling during maintenance. Also included, 2 sealed ball bearings lend to smooth spool rotation and operability. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Steel Turning Tool offers stable insert clamping.

March 11, 2016

Suited for longitudinal and face turning, CoroTurn® 300 uses iLock&trade; interface for stable insert clamping. System securely locks insert in place to prevent cutting forces from affecting tool position and provides tool accuracy within ±.002 in. Eight-edged inserts are available in grades GC4325 and GC4315 featuring Inveio&trade; coating, a uni-directional crystal orientation for wear resistance and extended tool life. Coolant from above controls chip breaking, while under coolant controls temperature. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Green & Clean

Environmentally Friendly Practices at Yardley Products

March 10, 2016

YARDLEY, PA – Yardley Products Corporation, a manufacturer of precision engineered threaded metal inserts for a wide range of fastening applications, provides custom solutions for aerospace, appliance, automotive, defense, electronics and other industries. Yardley’s low-lead brass threaded inserts provide manufacturers with an eco-friendly solution that is both reliable and environmentally... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Aluminum Compression Latch provides adjustable grip.

March 8, 2016

E3 VISE ACTION® Compression Latch series includes adjustable grip style, which features aluminum construction and suits outdoor applications requiring strength without additional weight. Tested to EN45545 and EN61373, adjustable grip E3 Compression Latch offers diverse industry applicability. Various grip lengths and head style options are available. Additionally, panel hole prep is identical to standard series, and pre-installed pawl options are available to minimize installation time. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Type MPP(TM) microPEM® Self-Clinching Pins for Compact Electronics

March 2, 2016

Provide Reliable Solutions for Micro Positioning and Alignment Applications Type MPP™ microPEM® self-clinching pins from PennEngineering® provide reliable solutions for demanding micro positioning and alignment applications in compact electronic assemblies.  These pins clinch permanently where designed into stainless or other metal sheets as thin as 0.5mm / .020”.  The chamfered end... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Lock Lubricant, De-Icer reduces friction and wear.

February 29, 2016

Offered in 2 oz aerosol package (Part No. 03119) sized to fit in spaces ranging from desk drawers to toolboxes, Lock Lube and De-Icer melts ice, snow, and frost; lubricates seized or frozen locks and mechanisms; and loosens rusted lock parts. Graphite formula, optimized for longevity and accelerated drying, is safe for use on most plastics and will not stain or leave sticky residue. Package&#39;s 360° spray valve allows spraying from any position and provides no-mess application. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Safety & Security Equipment

Split Grounding Bushings come in large sizes.

February 26, 2016

Available in 4, 5, and 6 in. models, Mighty-Rite® Steel Split Grounding Bushings are suited for large industrial, commercial, and municipal projects. Units are designed for primary (high voltage) installations and applications where full-sized grounding conductor is required. Used with Rigid/IMC conduits, hubs, and connectors, cULus listed bushings come with tin-plated, aluminum 350&ndash;500 MCM mechanical grounding lug.<br /> Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

End Mill handles small diameter cutting.

February 23, 2016

Suitable for all machine types, CoroMill® 390 with size 07 inserts supports shoulder milling, edging, linear and helical ramping, plunge milling, slot milling, and face milling. Grades are available for all materials. Insert grade GC1130, produced with Zertivo&trade; technology, gives cutter extra dimension of security when milling steel. Featuring built-in spring functionality, torque key allows users to mount inserts with correct clamping force. Coolant-through technology is standard. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Ceramic Inserts bolster performance in unstable conditions.

February 19, 2016

Secomax&trade; CS100 sialon ceramic grade inserts with T-style edge, featuring free-cutting, sharp geometry, deliver strength, stability, and longevity needed for machining of nickel-based superalloys in unstable conditions. Inserts are available in 20° chamfers ranging from .002&ndash;.004 in. wide, and sharp, negative reinforced cutting edges absorb cutting force and pressure otherwise placed on machine setups/workpieces to help eliminate risk of workpiece deformation. Read More