Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

NEBS-Compliant 15U ATCA Chassis exceeds 400 W/slot capability.

February 11, 2016

Leveraging Kaparel design and reverse impeller hot-plug cartridges, 15U AdvancedTCA (ATCA) chassis provides at least 400 W/slot cooling capability while meeting all compliance criteria and recommended practices. Design meets NEBS requirements, including ability to cool chassis with fan tray removed for 2 min, and remains within FCC acoustic requirements. Both 40 and 10 GbE backplane options feature separate signal and power sections, and RiCool III blowers feature 185 cfm airflow per fan. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Heavy-Duty Mounting Components offer design flexibility.

February 8, 2016

Consisting of steel shaft collars and flange mounts, Heavy-Duty Mounting Components are manufactured to specification with modifications such as flats, mounting holes, slots, and keyways. Flange collars incorporate Accu-Clamp™ non-marring clamping feature machined into perfectly square mounting flange, and mounting collars can be configured for face or O.D. mounting arrangements. Available in 0.75–8 in. ID sizes, Heavy-Duty Mounting Components can also be made from stainless steel. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Verification IP targets enterprise storage systems.

February 3, 2016

Delivering comprehensive VIP solution for all SAS designs including 24G standard, Synopsys VC VIP for SAS enables system-on-chip teams to accelerate verification closure. Product uses SystemVerilog, UVM-compliant interface for integration into verification environments and for optimal performance. Synopsys VIP is capable of switching speed configurations dynamically at run time and includes extensive and customizable set of frame generation and error injection capabilities. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Constant Velocity Joint System reduces vehicle weight.

February 2, 2016

In addition to reducing rear-wheel-drive vehicle weight, VL3 can increase torque capacity without increasing package size. Available sizes also let automakers maintain torque capacity but reduce package size. With plunging distance of 18 mm, this rear constant-velocity sideshaft uses Monobloc Tubular Shaft and Face Spline connection to wheel hub as well as GKN CounterTrack™ principal. Other features include track geometry with 4 pairs of opposed ball tracks and diaphragm-boot sealing system. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Position Control Torque Arm System automates fastening process.

February 1, 2016

Used for critical fastening sequence applications, position control torque arm system consists of torque arm equipped with encoder and position control device. Touchscreen interface, used for programming and to track movement of position control torque arm, simplifies interactions for engineers. With automation device management system and screw counting technology, error proofing system helps manufacturers detect and eliminate screw-fastening errors during assembly process. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Abrasive Discs deburr, blend, and finish all metals.

January 18, 2016

With abrasive grain impregnated throughout whole disc in layers of non-woven cotton, Quick Change Disc Max aggressively grinds and blends while leaving consistent finishes in one action. Discs are available in 2 and 3 in. diameter sizes and 24, 36, 54, 80, and 120 grit in either Medium or Flexible bonds. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Power Tilting Coupler enables 180° of attachment movement.

January 14, 2016

Approved for variety of Doosan excavators, Power Tilting Coupler provides excavator flexibility and precision when digging trenches, performing general excavation tasks, and final grading. With coupler, operators can angle trenching or ditching bucket 67° left and right for up to 134° of flexibility. Coupler can work under or around objects, such as underground pipe, to complete excavating. Additionally, coupler can eliminate need for multiple attachments on jobsite. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Two-Blade Impeller optimizes blending in transitional flow.

January 11, 2016

Operating in either direction, Chemineer™ JT-2 Impeller is used after conventional turbines have lost efficiency due to viscous effects and before need for close clearance impellers. Design promotes blending by efficiently moving material in one direction in center of tank and opposite direction on outside of tank. Taking up 70–90% of tank diameter for optimized heat transfer, impeller is suited for polymerizations, food, fermentations, paint, and high solid loading slurries. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Universal Nozzle Cylinder is designed for bottle blowing.

December 21, 2015

Offering direct replacements for Sidel® Universal Cold Set Machines used in plastic bottle blowing industry, field-repairable Series BCZUS is designed to operate for 20 million cycles and uses FDA-approved materials throughout. Geometry reduces component fatigue, and optional internal detent to keep unit in retract position with loss of air pressure and during service. Lube-free in both high- and low-pressure sections, cylinder also features composite, wear-resistant rod scraper. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Compact Track Loader Undercarriages minimize vibration.

December 10, 2015

Available for select Bobcat® compact track loaders, solid-mount and optional Roller Suspension™ system undercarriages feature dual-flange front idlers ride on rubber track's roller way. This, along with roller width, reduces vibration. Optimizing ride and operational characteristics, optional Roller Suspension™ system incorporates dual flange front idlers, wider rollers, and mono-leaf springs. Degree of ground and rear clearance aids travel, while overall design facilitates cleaning. Read More

Services, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Attachment Adapter enables tool swapping between machines.

December 9, 2015

Designed to fit any unit with Universal Mini Mount, such as Toro® Dingo®, Boxer®, Ditch Witch®, and RAMROD, Mini Universal to Standard Skid Steer Adapter facilitates switching of standard size attachments between standard skid steer loader and mini skid steer/compact tool carriers. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

IP65 Electromechanical Cylinder has hygienic design.

December 9, 2015

With power density for feeding forces of up to 56 kN, EMC100-XC-2 serves applications with frequent cleaning cycles in food industry. Ready-to-install drive units consist of anodized aluminum profiles in ISO standard dimensions with integrated ball screw drive. Along with optional force sensor that allows decentralized process controls, features include variable-length strokes of up to 1,500 mm, pressure compensation port, and ability to withstand frequent cleaning cycles and spray water. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Robotics

Handheld Camera produces professional grade ground shots.

November 16, 2015

Combining CGO3 camera gimbal with handle for stable ground footage, Typhoon ActionCam includes CGO3 camera, 1,400 mAh LiPo battery, and smart charger. Handheld camera stabilization platform ensures camera stays level regardless of shaky hands or wobbling, while camera offers 4K resolution and is capable of capturing 12 MP still images and slow motion 1080p/120fps video. Other features include 115° field of vision, no-distortion lens, 90 min run time, and smartphone app control capability. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Materials & Material Processing

Sifter Balls come in multiple material options.

November 10, 2015

Available in stock size range of 5/8–2 in., Sifter Balls come in polyurethane for applications demanding abrasion resistance in addition to food-grade rubber options. Clear FDA Silicone is available for high temperature applications, while both Neoprene and Natural Rubber options for high abrasion resistance applications are also available. Balls keep sifting system clean and effective, and break up potential clogging and binding within operation. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Hollow Core Voice Coil Motors offer low inertia, zero cogging.

November 9, 2015

Delivering precise positioning capabilities to <0.00004 in., hollow core voice coil or moving coil linear motors comes in 23 standard sizes with 0.125–2.000 in. open apertures, 5 standard ODs from 0.625–3.750 in., and 0.125–2.500 in. stroke lengths. Hollow core of these non-commutated motors allows pass through of optics, illumination, laser beams, or cables. While continuous force ratings range from 5.0 oz to 16.3 lb, peak force ranges from 15.7 oz to 51.5 lb at 10% duty cycle. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Processor Cores offer security package option.

November 9, 2015

Available for DesignWare® ARC® EM Processors, Enhanced Security Package option enables designers to create isolated, secure environment that protects systems and software from evolving security threats such as IP theft and remote attacks. Synopsys SecureShield™ technology provides support for separating secure and non-secure modes of operation and memory as part of trusted execution environment. Package also includes instruction and data encryption as well as data integrity checks. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Compact Excavators offer flail mower attachment.

November 6, 2015

Available for Bobcat E63, E80, and E85 excavators, Bobcat® 40 in. FMR Flail Mower Attachment provides optimal safety and performance in mowing and land-clearing applications. Attachment features triple-knife design, direct-drive motor for aggressive cutting, and compact deck for varying ground contours and hard-to-reach places. Side safety chain within housing unit helps deflect and contain debris, while rubber torsion disc absorbs stress forces encountered during operation. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Brass Shaft Collars and Couplings resist corrosion and galling.

November 5, 2015

Machined from C360 brass or optional C464 Naval brass, Stafford Brass Shaft Collars come in 1- and 2-piece styles with stainless steel fasteners as well as set-screw and hinged styles. These products, offering alternative to 304 and 316 stainless steel products, are designed for secure hold and come in 6 standard sizes from ½–1 ½ in. ID for commercial, industrial, and military applications. Modifications – keyways, square and hex bores, grooves, and other treatments – are available. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Towbar Attachment helps move ISO freight containers.

November 2, 2015

Available in sets of 2, Towbar measures 8 ft long and fits securely into ISO container corner brackets immediately above swivel Towcasters. Featuring polyurethane-on-cast-iron wheels, Towcasters come in 10 in. and 12 in. diameters with load capacities of 22,000 lb and 26,400 lb, respectively. Towcaster/Towbar sets are designed for power towing up to 5 mph and are suitable for moving empty or evenly loaded containers up to 40 ft. in length. Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Spreader Attachment enhances Bobcat utility vehicle versatility.

October 22, 2015

Powered by 12 Vdc drive motor, spreader attachment mounts in utility vehicle cargo box of 2015 model year Bobcat® 3400/3600/3650 utility vehicles to spread sand and salt for winter maintenance. Two variable-speed dials on dash-mounted control allow independent adjustment of auger and spinner, and 3-stage baffle lets operators adjust material flow. Salt/sand distribution range is 5–38 ft from spinner wheel. Double-wall, poly-molded hopper holds 10.6 ft³ (heaped) or 7.8 ft³ (struck) salt or sand. Read More