Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Dial Face Options make gauges easier to read in low light.

February 24, 2015

Using reflective material affixed to gauge dial face, InSight™ redirects available light to intensify brightness of dial display. InSight Glow™ reflective, photoluminescent material, charged by normal lighting or flashlight, illuminates entire front of instrument dial in darkness. Both products are available on industrial and process type gauges and bimetal thermometers for both dry and liquid-filled case options in sizes from 2½–6 in. dia. Magnifying and anti-glare windows are also available. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Toggle Switch Hexboot protects against elements.

February 20, 2015

Compatible with 15/32 inch threaded bushings, Toggle Switch Hexboot Accessory provides extra protection against elements in harsh environments. Unit consists of flexible, tear-resistant silicone rubber overmolded onto brass hexnut. Full hexboot completely covers toggle actuator and bushing. Designed to meet RoHS 2011/65/EU directive, boot also inhibits rotation of switches subjected to low frequency vibration. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Replacement Drag Chains upgrade existing conveyors.

February 19, 2015

Available for all types of en-masse and chain drag type conveyors, Replacement Drag Chain Assemblies are built to specifications of existing conveyor and material conveyed. Drop-forged, case-hardened chain is made of CrMn alloy and provides high tensile strength, offering extended life in harsh 24/7 operating environments. Flight type is selected for optimum material movement and carrying capacity. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Portable Tools

Push/Pull Poles facilitate running of cables in tight spaces.

February 17, 2015

Made of non-conductive fiberglass to protect installer from electrical shock, Tuff-Rod™ push/pull poles simplify running of various types of cables above ceilings, down walls, under raised floors, or through hard to access voids and cavities. Products can be threaded together to achieve max length of 30 ft, and 3 attachment-ends – J Hook attachment, bullet tip, and Wisp head – extend versatility. Glow in the dark version is also available to accommodate use in dim environments. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Lids with Opening Mechanism enable resealable beverage cans.

February 13, 2015

Equipped with XO closure system, any 200 mL to 1.0 L beverage may be re-closed multiple times for staggered content consumption. Resealed cans are pressure stable as well as entirely gas and liquid tight, ensuring beverages stay fresh and carbonated while free from ingress of outside elements and insects. Tamper-proof seal, which covers and secures opening strap, breaks when initially opened, and shelf life of filled beverage cans with XO ends is 12–18 months. Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Weldable Shaft Collars, Couplings promote design options.

February 9, 2015

Available in ANSI 1018 steel and weldable stainless steel, Stafford Weldable Shaft Collars and Couplings let users add such diverse mechanical and structural components as brackets, cams, lever arms, mounts, pins, and rods. Stafford Weldable Shaft Collars and Flange Mounts, available in 1- and 2-piece as well as hinged styles, come in ¼–6 in. bore sizes, while Weldable Shaft Couplings come in ¼–2 in. bore sizes. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Integral Piston Diaphragm suits hygienic applications.

February 4, 2015

Constructed of food-grade Wil-Flex™ Santoprene™, Wilden 3 in. Full-Stroke Integral Piston Diaphragm is suited for use in Wilden’s Saniflo™ FDA pumps, as well as Original™, Advanced™, and Advanced™ FIT series of air-operated double-diaphragm pumps. Integral piston is completely encapsulated within TPE material, so there is no outer piston that can trap fluid and particles. Operating from -40 to +225°F, diaphragm meets requirements of FDA CRF 21.177, EHEDG, and 3A. Read More

HVAC, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Green & Clean

Motorized Axials offer capacities to 3,469 cfm.

February 3, 2015

Utilizing electronically commutated external rotor motor, DXG and DXP EC Motorized Axials are suited for many air-moving applications, including motor controls, electronics, power converter cabinets, and modular air conditioners. Precision balanced air-moving devices feature 1–10 Vdc or PWM motor control, input voltage of 208–277 V 50/60 Hz, and IP44 motor protection. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Controls & Controllers

Web Guide Controller features lighted, 4.3 in. touchscreen.

January 30, 2015

Along with operator panel that displays icons for controlling basic web guide functions, EVO 150 offers EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, and discrete I/O communication protocols that facilitate integration with existing PLC controls. This 24 Vdc controller features 150 W of power with ability to control brushed and brushless actuator motors. Web interface allows uploading/downloading of guide system settings and performance parameters, and controller can be DIN rail mounted in existing control panel. Read More

Portable Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Magnetic Spray Gun Holder helps organize paint booths.

January 29, 2015

Designed to keep spray guns orderly and close at hand, Spray Gun Holder features forked arm that is capable of holding spray guns in variety of orientations. Strong neodymium magnet allows holder to attach to any steel surface, even through multiple layers of paint buildup. Measuring 4.9 in. in diameter, holder projects out 5.5 in. and offers weight capacity up to 95 lb.  Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Electrical Equipment & Systems

LED Tape Light Channels illuminate halls and stairways.

January 20, 2015

Available in 6 models with 4 ft lengths and various depths, LED Tape Light Channels can be recessed or surface mounted in interior walls, hallways, and stairways or within railings and ceilings. They can also be mounted under cabinets for energy-saving LED lighting in homes or offices. Constructed of aluminum, channels include end caps and white diffuser panel to soften lighting effect. Channels accommodate complete line of Nora LED tape lights, which are available in white or amber. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

DSP IP Core supports 32-bit audio/voice processing.

January 8, 2015

Enabling emerging multi-channel object-based audio standards, Tensilica® HiFi 4 Audio/Voice DSP IP Core is suited for digital TV, set-top box, Blu-ray Disc, and automotive infotainment. Processor supports four 32 x 32-bit multiplier-accumulators per cycle with 72-bit accumulators for computationally intensive functions such as Fast Fourier Transform and finite impulse response. Four very long instruction word (VLIW) slot architecture is capable of issuing two 64-bit loads per cycle. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Air-Cooled ATR Chassis features ¾ ATR Tall Long format.

January 5, 2015

With Hybricon® D2D™-34TLA, system integrators can use same enclosure throughout program lifecycle, from development to demonstration to deployment. Enclosure uses standard COTS backplane and I/O cabling, MIL 28V-input power, and industrial grade fan that delivers 14 cfm per slot. Equipped with 9 slots, chassis supports 3U, 1 in. pitch OpenVPX modules and operates from -20 to +55°C. It is suited for demanding SWAP-C constrained military, aerospace, and first responder applications. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Electric Cylinder delivers thrust up to 114 kN.

January 5, 2015

Featuring 125 mm frame size with oversized ball screw and thrust bearings, Model ETH125 utilizes integrated drive train and guidance design that maximizes overall thrust capacity, offering energy-efficient solution to hydraulic actuation. Unit features max stroke of 2 m, max speed of 1.7 m/s, and max acceleration of 15 m/s². IP54-rated as standard with options for IP65 and higher, cylinder provides bi-directional repeatability of ±0.03 mm, ±0.05 mm for parallel mount. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Rugged MicroTCA Chassis features high-density design.

December 29, 2014

Featuring aluminum construction and reinforced cover, 6-slot 1U Model VT950 holds up to 6 Advanced Mezzanine Cards and has integrated MCH with IEEE1588/SyncE/GPS capabilities, including clock disciplining with arbitrary clock frequency output and holdover. MCH can use fabrics such as 40 GbE/10 GbE, PCIe Gen 3, or Serial RapidIO. Offering front-to-rear cooling with 500 W universal AC or 400 W DC power supply, chassis meets MIL-STD-901D and 810G for shock and vibration and MIL-STD-461F for EMI. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Software

Verification IP targets low-power memory controllers.

December 17, 2014

Based on 100% native SystemVerilog Universal Verification Methodology architecture, Synopsys VIP for LPDDR4 comes with verification plans, built-in coverage, and protocol-aware memory debug environment. Transactor and monitor functions provide set of protocol, methodology, verification, and productivity features, enabling users to achieve rapid verification convergence on LPDDR4-based designs. VIP can also be dynamically configured to model any memory vendor component without need to recompile. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Ironer Roll Cover offers aggressive grip for safe feeding.

December 16, 2014

Featuring blend of aramid and fiberglass for heat resistance, Polyflex Gold Flatwork Ironer Roll Cover is woven in coarse texture that aggressively grips flatwork at feed roll. Product is available in 80 in. lengths as standard and may be extended with optional, aramid lead cloth. Offered in widths of 104, 114, 124, and 132 in., cover comes straight cut with cover springs and grommets. It is suitable for processing polyester fabrics, blends, and other difficult-to-feed linens. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Communication Systems & Equipment

Encoder IP Core features dual-format design.

December 16, 2014

Implementing HEVC/H.265 and AVC/H.264 video compression formats, Dual-Format Encoder IP Core is suitable for any video encoding application. Key technical advantage of solution is optimized integration of both standards using minimum logic and memory resources within single IP. Adaptable to maximum resolution supported by target application, ranging from HD to UHD/4K, IP is suited for tablets, smartphones, and digital/wearable cameras. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Software

Verification IP supports PCIe 4.0.

December 16, 2014

With design-aware Mentor® EZ-VIP PCI Express Verification IP, engineers can reduce time spent building test benches for ASIC and FPGA design verification. PCIe EZ-VIP includes pre-packaged verification environments for serial and parallel interfaces of PCIe 1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 4.0, and mPCIe, which can be used to verify PHY, Root Complex, and Endpoint designs. Test plans, compliance tests, test sequences, and protocol coverage are included as SV and XML source code. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Heavy-Duty Sleeving protects wires, cables, and components.

December 1, 2014

Constructed of tightly woven nylon fabric, Heavy Duty Woven Sleeving slides onto hoses, cables, chains, and other components to protect them and surrounding equipment from abrasion and damage. Adaptable sleeving also protects against effects of sunlight and can deflect high pressure hose ruptures. Resistant to gasoline, salt, and other chemicals, nylon material can be cut to size with standard scissors. Read More