Mechanical Components and Assemblies
Enabling craftspeople operating heavy, powered hand tools while working overhead or on vertical surfaces, FORTIS® Tool Arm transfers the weight of heavy loads from operators body to the ground. Supporting weight of up to 50 lb, arm isolates vibration and torque kick from the tool.Read More
Available in anthracite gray, light gray, off white and black colors with or without tilt legs, Universal Case Feet are used for laboratory equipment or desktop instrument enclosures. Measuring 1.181 in. diameter x 0.472 in. high, feet can be fitted to plastic or metal enclosure with wall thicknesses of up to 0.118 in. Units come in two kits which include four foot bodies, push-in anti-skid... Read More
Made of hydrophilic/hydrophobic fibers, Chill-Its® 6690 Cooling Arm Sleeves activate instantly when it becomes wet. Offering protection against abrasion and UV rays, sleeves are machine washable and reusable and provide chemical free cooling. Units absorb sweat when dry and wicks moisture away from the body.Read More
Rods with helical coolant holes in a 6% submicron grade are now offered from stock by the competence brand Toolmaker Solutions by CERATIZIT.
Rods with helical coolant holes in CTS12D available from stock:
In order to meet the increasing demand for diamond-coated drilling tools with through-coolant, we now offer our rods with helical coolant holes (
Offering 3 times longer life compared to conventional forged or cast torque rods, TRAXX ROD® Torque Rods feature flexible rod design for accommodating straddle or taper pin bushing. Suitable for heavy duty applications, unit’s bushing and rod bodies are made for different capacities and application criteria.Read More
International Steel Service Center ‘Direct Metals’ Supplies Galvanized Bar Grating for Overpass ProjectMarch 31, 2017
March 28, 2017 – Kennesaw, GA – Direct Metals, an international steel service center with locations in Kennesaw, GA and Waukegan, IL, recently supplied 914 sq. ft. of 1-1/2" x 3/16" Serrated Galvanized 19W4 Bar Grating from their Waukegan warehouse to Grayslake, IL for the village’s Washington Street overpass project.
Direct Metals provided 22 unique part sizes of bar grating... Read More
Flanged shaft mounting collars that combine secure clamping with specially machined features such as attachment points, cam surfaces, O-ring grooves, slots, and more are available from Stafford Manufacturing Corp. of Wilmington, Massachusetts.
Stafford Flanged Shaft Collars are one-piece shaft mount solutions that can be manufactured from a variety of materials with custom configured... Read More
Groundbreaking Curved Foil Design Can Increase Overall Vessel Efficiency and Provide Superior Stabilization
New Bedford, Mass. – IMTRA, the leading manufacturer and importer of quality marine products, announced today that Side-Power has been granted a U.S. patent for its groundbreaking Vector FinTM stabilization system. The unique curve of Side-Power’s Vector Fin is an evolution of... Read More
Hygienic, Stainless-Steel Electric Cylinders from Tolomatic are 3A/USDA Approved and Clean-in-Place CompatibleMarch 4, 2017
With new higher forces and faster speeds, the actuators can be deployed in the most demanding of food and beverage processing applications.
HAMEL, Minn. - March 02, 2017 - Tolomatic ERD hygienic all-stainless-steel electric cylinders are designed to IP69k rating specifications for clean-in-place, high-temperature, high-pressure caustic wash downs. ERD hygienic actuators are also... Read More
Used with highway and heavy-haul vehicles with engine downspeeding configurations, SPL® 350 Lite Driveshaft is 35 lb lighter than existing products. Enhancing vehicle dynamics and easier maintenance, Driveshaft offers 2.26:1 axle ratios for 6x4 tandem axle configurations. Product is available in standard re-lube designs and offers reliable torque-management.Read More
Compatible with EXFO's fiber inspection probe series, FIPT-400-MF Automated Multifiber Connector Inspection Tip meets high-speed, low-latency demands of multifiber network infrastructures. Enabling technicians to access deeply recessed connectors, units help in inspecting dual- and single-row (12/24 or 16/32) multifiber connectors. Product is available in multifiber push-on (MPO), MTP,... Read More
An expanded line of metric shaft collars, couplings, and mounting components suited for mechanical drive systems and structural applications has been introduced by Stafford Manufacturing Corp. of Wilmington, Massachusetts.
Stafford Metric Shaft Components feature over 800 items including the Grip & Go™ quick release handle which can convert a standard shaft collar into a rapidly... Read More
Fullerton, CA – Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) microtubes and tube strips are now available on Terra's Laboratory-Equipment web site. Manufactured by MTC Bio, they are used for oil-free operations and help to reduce reaction time when used in thermocyclers; ultra-thin polypropylene tubes efficiently transfer heat to speed reactions.
The polypropylene is also completely... Read More
Plymouth, Minnesota: Connecting a rotating piston lobe to a hollow shaft has been improved using the ETP-EXPAND®, a patented bushing device that is fast and easy to install and adjust.
The ETP-EXPAND was developed to simplify exchanging seals in pumps when fluid viscosity is changed. This is often required in pharmaceutical, chemical, food and beverage processing systems with the seal... Read More
MarsMetal Specialty Casting has just delivered 3 sets of Stackable Steel Crane Test Weights (25,000 lbs in total) to a heavy-duty custom winch manufacturer in Ontario. These winches are used in heavy industial, commercial marine and theatre applications, where continuous-duty and adverse conditions are constant considerations and where rigorous testing is required to certify product... Read More
Featuring sleeves made from high performing polymer, B.Dry Chains are designed with thin-walled and ball-drifted stainless-steel bushes. Used in -100 to +200°C temperature range, units are available as roller chains or as extended pins. Product is suitable in cleanrooms and painting lines in food and pharmaceuticals industries.Read More
Suitable for ASIC emulation, network processing, medical imaging and high-bandwidth applications, VT884 MicroTCA Chassis is designed with redundant power supplies, dual MCH, with power cooling units and air filters. Supporting tightly-coupled networks of FPGAs, unit features Virtex UltraScale™ XCVU440, PinoutPlus™ and 3U twelve slots.Read More
Custom fabricated sapphire windows that can withstand extreme pressures and the rigors of harsh subsea applications while providing optimum visibility are available from Meller Optics, Inc. of Providence, Rhode Island.
Meller Sapphire Windows are ideal for subsea UAV applications requiring a clear, hard optical material that can withstand high pressures to 10,000 psi and resist salt... Read More
OKW’s tilt/swivel bail arms can now be specified as accessories and retrofitted to existing electronic instrument enclosures.
They add portability to desktop instrument enclosures in a wide range of applications including measuring and control, peripherals, laboratory equipment, medical and wellness devices.
Three different shapes of handles are available - all of which can be... Read More
Available in IS-1, 3A-IS and IS-6 models, Integrating Spheres are designed to measure divergent and collimated light sources. Measuring power from 20nW – 20mW for 0.35µm – 1.1µm light sources, IS-1 is 25 mm sphere. 3A-IS is 40mm sphere and measures power from 1W – 3W for light sources from 350nm – 1100nm. Capable of measuring high and low power divergent beams from 20µW to 30W for... Read More