Bushings

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fasteners & Hardware

Cable Bushing maximizes wire density.

January 20, 2015

With SKINTOP CUBE MULTI, up to 23 electrical cables or pneumatic lines can pass directly through enclosure wall. System places rigid, glass-reinforced nylon frame into standard-sized cutout in wall. Polycarbonate insert inside rectangular frame has gel-filled holes, which allow cables to be inserted while creating seal and providing strain relief. Available in 2 versions, CUBE MULTI  covers cable diameters from 3–16 mm, maximizing wire density for given size cutout. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Fasteners & Hardware

Delrin® Stock Shapes offer creep and fatigue resistance.

September 12, 2014

Manufactured from DuPont DELRIN® resin, Stock Shapes possess high tensile strength, exhibit low moisture adsorption, and are resistant to hydrocarbons, solvents, and neutral chemicals. Material's fatigue endurance makes shapes suitable for replacing metal gears while maintaining long-term performance. Other applications include auto safety system components; conveyor parts, such as bushings and bearing housings; fasteners and clips; fuel system components; and home appliance parts. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Shaft Locking Bushings feature radial screw design.

September 5, 2014

Available for 4.330, 4.724, and 5.118 in. bore sizes, ETP Techno Bushings lock components to large shafts with repeatable precision for applications requiring frequent mounting operations. Units handle torque from 247,820–283,223 lb-in. and are suitable for locking gears, pulleys, and sprockets. Featuring radial screw design, bushings position in seconds and can be readjusted hundreds of times without axial movement. Sealed lines resist debris collection and clean without special maintenance. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Steel Split Bushings help minimize facility downtime.

August 4, 2014

Installed before or after pulling wire and making connections, Mighty-Rite Steel Split Grounding Bushings protect conductors. Split design and usability also help minimize facility downtime when upgrading power and data systems. Hinged design facilitates adjustments and alignments, even in tight spots; adjustable lay-in lugs position conductors for facilitated alignment and access; and self-aligning latches enable single-handed installation. Trade sizes range from ¾–4 in. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Mechanical Power Transmission, Fasteners & Hardware

Cast Nylon Shapes offer lighter alternative to metal parts.

March 25, 2014

Manufactured in ISO 9001:2008 facility, TECAST® Cast Nylon Stock Shapes and Custom Parts are available in variety of grades, each of which highlights various aspects and combinations of mechanical properties, as well as optimized bearing and wear characteristics. Products include rings up to 90 in. in diameter, rods in diameters up to 20 in., and discs in diameters over 40 in. Typical applications include sheaves, wear pads, bushings, bearings, gears, rollers, pulleys, and conveyor wheels. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Fasteners & Hardware

Threadless Bushings ground and bond unthreaded conduit.

March 20, 2014

Designed for grounding and bonding unthreaded Rigid/IMC conduit to enclosures or equipment, TL Series features plastic liner that protects insulated conductors from abrasion during pulling or due to mechanical vibration. Bushings have malleable iron, zinc-plated body and tin-plated lay-in lug that facilitates installation and alignment of AL/CU conductors where raceway is required to be grounded. Bushings are available in ½–4 in. sizes with multiple lug options. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Fasteners & Hardware

Nonmetallic Split Bushings eliminating need for rework.

February 19, 2014

Available in 2–4 in. trade sizes and made of PA 66 synthetic polyamide (105°C rated), Mighty-Rite® Nonmetallic Split Bushings can be installed before or after pulling wire. Snap-on, hinged design adjusts and aligns without requiring any installation tools, while self-aligning latching mechanism also permits one-hand installation. Internally threaded for use with threaded conduit or conduit fittings, low-profile bushing may be used as screw-on standard bushing or snap-on split bushing.
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Fasteners & Hardware

Stainless Steel Thrust Pads clamp and bear loads.

June 21, 2013

Available in metric sizes with diameters from 21–40 mm, GN 631.5 Stainless Steel Thrust Pads provide solution for clamping operations or load bearing purposes when used with GN 632.5 grub screws. Resulting assembly leans to accommodate uneven surfaces. Made of American standard 303 stainless steel, these RoHS-compliant products have O-rings of FPM Rubber (Viton®). Design facilitates pressing of ball point of grub screw into thrust pad by hand. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Shaft Locking Bushing ensures roll forming wheels stay aligned.

May 24, 2013

By centering, synchronizing, and locking roll forming wheels into position, ETP Hyloc™ ensures smooth, consistent barstock. Adjustable unit can be repositioned on shaft or removed for changing to another roll forming wheel size. Available for 50–220 mm shaft diameters, bushing has internal double-walled steel sleeve that encloses conical-shaped, moveable piston. When pressurized using hydraulic pump, sleeve expands uniformly against shaft and hub to form continuous and rigid connection to shaft. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Fasteners & Hardware

Fixture Locator enables machining of multiple parts/load.

May 14, 2013

Engineered for locating, attaching, and removing fixtures, subplates, and vises on machining centers, PinLock™ System consists of high-precision pins, bushings, and liners that provide locating and locking repeatability up to ±.0005 in. Shanks and bushings are precision machined of heat-treated, alloy steel with black oxide finish. Helical extraction design and pin feature aids in overcoming binding in side load conditions and optimizes removal of PinLock in any application. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Shaft Locking Bushings mount large components in tight spaces.

May 1, 2013

Capable of handling torque from 21,000–200,000 lb-ft, ETP Hydropress Bushings utilize hydraulic pressure contained in double-walled sleeve to provide precise fastening of components on shafts from 80–200 mm diameter. Both radial and axial connection to shaft is made using grease pump for mounting. Once mounted and pressurized, conical angle of outer sleeve locks device into position, forming tight, continuous connection between shaft and mounted component. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission, Fasteners & Hardware

X-Ray Detectable Components target food industry.

April 23, 2013

Compliant with Food Safety Modernization Act, X-Ray Detectable Components help minimize contamination problems for food industry. Products such as wear strips, sprockets, chain guides and tracks, mixer components, bushings, and bearings are available in Acetal, UHMW, Nylon, and PEEK. Detection of parts as small as 2 mm³ at speeds as fast as 250 fpm is standard. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

Split Grounding Bushings eliminate rework.

December 5, 2012

Available in trade sizes from ¾–4 in., Mighty-Rite® SGB Series helps contractors safely install electrical systems. Units can be installed before pulling wire or after, eliminating rework. This feature also makes pulling larger conductor wire easier when contractors can install grounding bushings after pull. Equipped with 150°C rated liner, cULus Listed bushings feature captive screws and hinged design that adjusts and aligns, even in tight spots. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Fasteners & Hardware

UL-Recognized Plugs also serve as liquid-tight bushings.

November 20, 2012

Designed for 020–.063 in. thick panels and mounting hole diameters of .500–1.093 in., HEYCo-molded™ Liquid Tight Break-Thru Plugs consist of co-molded nylon and elastomer parts. They function as liquid tight plugs with IP 67/68 rating and may also be pierced by round wire, cable, or tubing to function as liquid tight bushings with same resulting IP rating. Locking fingers snap into holes in fractional increments via fingertip pressure and withstand push back force greater than 35 lb. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Fasteners & Hardware

Plastic Bushing features fire-resistant construction.

November 15, 2012

Fire retardant and classified according to UL94 with V0 standards, iglide® GV0 polymer plain bearing offers max short-term application temperature of 410°F and max long-term application temperature of 266°F. V0 classification means this material is suitable for use in areas with high fire-protection regulations, including aircraft, automobile, and rail vehicle interiors, as well as elevator and escalator technology. Bushing also exhibits wear resistance on most shaft materials. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Pivot Bushing is designed for heavy-duty applications, loads.

October 3, 2012

Injection-molded, self-lubricating, maintenance-free iglide® Q2 bushings exhibit low chance of deformation that promotes extended service life in heavy-duty pivoting applications. Able to withstand radial loads up to 11,023 lb/in.², these heavy-duty plastic bushings also exhibit resistance to wear.
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Fasteners & Hardware

Thin Panel Bushings convert raw-edged holes into smooth holes.

June 25, 2012

Made from nylon 6/6, Thin Panel Bushings are designed for panels as thin as .020 in. and are available for .218-.875 in. diameter holes. Bushings feature locking fingers that snap into holes with fingertip pressure in fractional increments up to maximum panel thickness, and can withstand push back force of greater than 35 lb. In addition to creating smooth insulated holes, bushings insulate and mechanically protect electrical/telecommunications cables, tubing, hose, and rope. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware

Keyless Shaft Bushings are available in 20, 40 and 60 mm sizes.

January 25, 2012

Providing concentricity to .001 in. TIR, ETP Express Bushings handle torque ranges from 40-6,400 lb and are available in 20, 40 and 60 mm sizes. Shaft-locking bushings provide mounting/dismounting capabilities with only one radial screw. They are designed for locking gears, cams, and timing pulleys into position in tight spaces. Bushings handle temperature ranges from -22°F to 180°F. Uniform pressure prevents damage to surfaces and enables use of shafts without keyways. Read More

Green & Clean, Fasteners & Hardware

Ecological Plastic Bushings utilize renewable materials.

August 29, 2011

Made of 54% raw, renewable materials, iglide® N54 Self-Lubricating Bushings use vegetable oil rather than crude oil and are suited for low-load applications in consumer products, general mechanical engineering, and furniture. Every bushing uses solid lubricants embedded inside millions of tiny chambers that cannot be pressed out. Since bushings do not require oil or grease, no contaminants are released into environment. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Fasteners & Hardware

Reducer Snap Bushings suit through-panel applications.

July 11, 2011

Designed for mounting hole diameters from .375-2.0 in. and panel thicknesses up to .125 in., Reducer Snap Bushings insulate and mechanically protect electrical and telecommunications cables, tubing, hose, rope, and utility lines. Products also provide neater look where cable OD to bushing ID clearance is minimized. Manufactured from 6/6 nylon in standard black color, bushings insert into mounting holes with fingertip pressure and withstand push back force of 35 lb. Read More