Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Polypropylene Couplings come in panel mount versions.

August 29, 2016

Offered with 14 panel mount options, HFC12 Series allows OEMs to integrate flexible tubing connections directly into devices or equipment. Quick disconnect couplings and panel mount inserts are available in polypropylene for chemical resistance and are gamma sterilizable. Panel mount versions offer both inline and elbow hose barb terminations as well as valved and non-valved configurations. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Rotary Unions have extended-service, multi-passage design.

July 12, 2016

Used for power, fluid, and data transfer, multi-passage rotary unions are designed with DuraSeal™ elastomeric sealing materials and meet needs of industrial/commercial applications requiring rotary sealing device with 2–12 passages. Products provide seal sets between stationary connections and rotating equipment, while independent passages permit flow of same or different media into and out of rotating equipment. In most cases, each passage requires isolation from others. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

DSTI Plays Role in Astrophysics Research from South Pole

July 1, 2016

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Most people are unaware that less than a quarter mile from the South Pole lie some of the world's most powerful radio telescopes. Running year-round, they scan the sky observing very faint light from the Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB). The CMB is the oldest light visible in the Universe, a remnant glow from the very early times when the Universe was much hotter and... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Polypropylene Plastic Couplings integrate into OEM equipment.

January 25, 2016

With panel mount options, PMC12 Series enables OEMs to integrate flexible tubing connections directly into devices or equipment. Couplings and panel mount inserts are available in polypropylene for optimized chemical resistance and are gamma sterilizable. Variety of terminations including hose barb and ferruleless polytube fittings are offered. Featuring compact form factor, quick disconnect couplings with panel mounts are used for applications within In Vitro Diagnostics systems. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Quick Disconnect Couplings are specified for dual fluid lines.

October 5, 2015

Designed for use with dual fluid lines, DPC Series offers intuitive, simultaneous connections and disconnections with one thumb latch. These ¼ in. flow couplings, offered in acetal thermoplastic, are available in valved and non-valved hose barb configurations and keyed to ensure correct directional flow. Other features of this quick disconnect coupling series include integral terminations and valve and latching mechanism.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Latchless Couplings suit liquid cooling applications.

March 18, 2015

With rugged metal housing, redundant sealing, and latchless design, RPLQ4 Series is intended for rack mounted liquid cooling applications. Non-spill shutoff valves allow hot swappable connections without drips, protecting valuable electronics. Offered with ¼ and 3/8 in. terminations in SAE and NPT configurations, color-coded quick-disconnect couplings are constructed from chrome-plated brass, polysulfone, and stainless steel materials that ensure chemical compatibility. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Soft-Seal Rotating Unions feature multi-passage design.

August 7, 2014

Used when more than one media must be conveyed simultaneously using different passages, multi-passage soft-seal rotating unions come in standard, semi-custom, and custom options. Standard products feature 2–8 passages, while custom passages, for largest applications, can be 22 or more. Port types include NPT, BSP, or SAE, and Plastomeric seal technology consists of plastic and elastomer combination with chemistry and geometry that differs by application. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

RF Rotary Joints accommodate linear and rotational motion.

July 18, 2014

Used where RF signals are transmitted between stationary and moving parts, single-channel/single-axis and single-channel/multi-axis RF Rotary Joints include models that collectively cover 0–18 GHz operating frequency range. Single-channel/single-axis rotary joints include 2 SMA female units, one PCB to SMA female unit, and one 3-hole flange to SMA female unit, while single-channel/multi-axis rotary joints include SMA male to female, SMA male to male, and SMA female to female configurations. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

High-Pressure Hose Couplings feature non-skive design.

May 27, 2014

Combined with high-pressure braided hose, 6W Couplings eliminate leaks and in-field failures caused by shock and vibration, making them suited for hydraulic systems in oil, construction, mining, and off-road equipment industries. One-piece, bite-the-wire crimp couplings are available in 1 ¼, 1 ½, and 2 in. sizes and are designed to work with SAE R13 and 4SH hydraulic hose. Units withstand pressures up to 6,000 psi and operate in temperatures ranging from -40 to 250°F. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Rotary Union exhibits durability and reliability.

April 1, 2014

Suitable for use where water, oils, or noncorrosive fluids reach up to 200°F, DWA Series offers max speed rating of 1,750 rpm and max pressure rating of 200 psi (180 psi on 2 in. models) to meet process heating and cooling requirements in diverse industries. Sizes range from ½–2 in. NPT, and metric threads are also available. Features incldue silicon carbide and carbon graphite seal, short dry run capability, precision ball bearings, and internal bearing protection with vented body. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

Sanitary Clamping Coupling helps protect fragile products.

January 14, 2014

Quick Clamp No-Ledge delivers machined tolerance joint, ensuring proper alignment and creating ledge-free interior environment on connection points. This reduces instances where friction and crevices catch product and cause fines. Designed for food and light industry conveying of fragile materials or materials requiring sanitary conditions, coupling offers recessed O-ring gasket that delivers smooth transition through positive sealing metal-to-metal joint.
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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Portable Tools

The Gates Corporation Releases New Aftermarket Parts

June 28, 2013

Gates expands its aftermarket coverage with SKU additions across its product line, adding 128 parts for maximum coverage on late model vehicles as well as the all-new PolarSeal® II Clamp Assortment and PolarSeal II Male Flareless Assemblies for A/C repair. DENVER, Colo. – The Gates Corporation, a global, diversified manufacturer of industrial, automotive and heavy-duty aftermarket... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

High Pressure Couplings suit underground coal mines.

June 5, 2013

Offering alternative to staple-lock couplings, iLok™ Couplings can be connected to longwall mining machinery in seconds and disconnected in under 2 min. Workers disconnect couplings by cutting and removing cable lock and turning swivel nut by hand, instead of prying staples loose with crowbars or hammering equipment. Using secure, visible locking system, units withstand high impulse applications. TuffCoat® Xtreme™ plating provides red rust protection that exceeds 72-hr SAE standard by 1,000%. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics, Green & Clean

Slip Ring Assemblies support power up to 50 A and beyond.

May 1, 2013

Intended for machine builders and OEMs, Slip Ring Assemblies and Rotary Joints support rotary-to-stationary transmission of electrical signals, video signals, and field buses. Precision devices include long-life gold and other precious alloy rings and brushes, with up to 96 circuits in standard designs that span miniature capsule units and large diameter packaged designs – some with through holes. Fiber-optic rotary joints are also available. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission

Staubli Has Invented Active Safety

March 15, 2013

Now a single movement is all that is needed to guarantee your safety! Simpler to use, more convenient to handle, even safer and more reliable, the latest in the range of Stäubli quick couplings for compressed air circuits has all these qualities, plus one: innovation! Simplicity and safety combined in one Internationally renowned for its innovative and high performance solutions in the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Stäubli Connectors to Showcase New Connection Solutions for the Motorsports Industry at IMIS 2012

February 1, 2013

DUNCAN, SC - Stäubli Connectors will showcase the latest connection solutions for the motorsports industry at the International Motorsports Industry show December 6-8 in Indianapolis, Indiana. <4444>IMIS 2012 is your destination to explore the newest equipment and innovative technology in the motorsports industry. World-class exhibitors, technical seminars, endless networking, banquets,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Automated Pneumatic Connectors offer metric mounting holes.

January 21, 2013

Providing virtually leak-proof connection to any tube or pipe, smooth or threaded, FIM and FEM Connectors use compressed air to activate elastomeric seals for full-flow test with air, gas, or liquid. FEM models provide automated external sealing from vacuum to 500 psi and connect to ODs from 0.030–5.040 in., with pilot port specifications of 1/8" BSPP. Engineered for internal sealing up to 120 psi, FIM connectors can be used for IDs ranging from 0.310–3.005 in. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Performance Across the Board for Connecting Hydraulic Circuits

October 23, 2012

Stäubli CBX flat-face, spill-free couplings combine all the benefits of our features for maximum performance.<4444>Spill-free technology ensures operator safety: - no discharge and no work place contamination, - protection for tools and production.<4444>Pollution-preventing flat faces guarantee the integrity of fluids and gases: no pollution can enter your circuits.<4444>Automatic locking... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Reg Technologies Inc. & REGI U.S., Inc. Announce Device That Reduces Temperature in RadMax(TM) Moving Parts

October 7, 2011

VANCOUVER, British Columbia - REGI U.S., Inc. (OTC BB: RGUS, Frankfurt Stock Exchange: RGJ) and Reg Technologies Inc. (TSX Venture Exchange: RRE.V, OTC BB: REGRF) are pleased to announce that they have integrated a rotary union into the RadMax(TM) fabrication process, to reduce temperature in the RadMax(TM) demonstration model.<4444>Robert Grisar, Vice President of Engineering for REGI U.S.,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Rotary Unions feature food-grade design.

September 20, 2011

Featuring Tri-Clamp© sanitary connections, SCS Series meets specifications of rotary filling applications used in beverage bottling, dairy, distillery, cosmetics, and pharmaceutical industries. Units incorporate CIP-compliant ports for cleaning flushes and internal flow lines, minimizing fluid stagnation points. All models feature FDA approved seals and are available in variety of passage and ferrule sizes. Metric version with DIN 405 threaded ferrule connection is also available. Read More