Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Open Frame VPX Development Chassis has configurable design.

August 3, 2015

Offering up to 8 OpenVPX slots in 1.0 in. pitch, VPXD0800 is designed for OpenVPX backplanes and allows other standard backplane architectures to be utilized. Modular card guides can be spaced in 0.2 in. increments to allow various slot pitches, and option for conduction-cooled module card guides is supported. Along with AC or DC PSU options up to 900 W and PSUs designed to VITA 62... Read More

HVAC, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

YORK YD Model "C" Dual Compressor Centrifugal Chiller from Johnson Controls Now available with Optispeed Variable Speed Drive

August 3, 2015

MILWAUKEE — YORK YD model "C" dual compressor centrifugal chillers from Johnson Controls are now available with Optispeed variable speed drives (VSD) and an expanded capacity range of 1,500 – 6,000 tons (5,300 – 21,000 kW). The addition of a unit-mounted low voltage or floor-mounted medium range VSD optimizes the chiller and improves its already outstanding part-load efficiency by as much... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Security, Compression Processors enhance data center operations.

July 27, 2015

Targeting enterprise and virtualized cloud data centers, NITROX V security processors and adapters integrate up to 288 purpose-built security cores with optimized compression engines and virtualization hardware with PCIe Gen 3 and Interlaken interfaces. Products deliver SSL performance with 120K RSA Ops/Sec and 300K P256 ECC Ops/sec and bulk encryption performance of 100 Gbps for diverse... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Services

VIP Rubber and Plastic Company Approved as Source on BMS1-72 Specification

July 27, 2015

La Habra, California — Vip Rubber and Plastic Company (Vip) today announced that it has received approval as a supplier for the Boeing material specification BMS1-72. This is the second approval Vip has received from Boeing, it is currently an approved supplier on the BMS1-57 specification. "I am pleased with Boeing's confidence in Vip," said Howard Vipperman, president of Vip Rubber and... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Curtiss-Wright Receives Award from Lockheed Martin for U.K. Ground Combat Vehicle Weapon Stabilization Program

July 27, 2015

For Production Phase of Turret Drive Servo Systems Used in the U.K.’s SCOUT Specialist Vehicle Program CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Curtiss-Wright Corporation (NYSE: CW) today announced that its Defense Solutions division has received a production award from Lockheed Martin to provide the Turret Drive Servo System (TDSS) for use in the British Army’s new SCOUT Specialist Vehicle (SV).... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Green & Clean, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Safety & Security Equipment

Trelleborg Wins Major Rail Suspension Order for Crossrail Project

July 24, 2015

Trelleborg’s industrial anti-vibration solutions operation has secured a significant order to supply rail suspension solutions for the highly-anticipated Crossrail project in the UK and its new fleet of trains. The company was contracted by global rail manufacturer, Bombardier Transportation, because of its excellent track record of providing high performance suspension solutions and its... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Altera Showcases the Capabilities of Single-Chip Configurable Processors in Latest MAX 10 FPGA Kit

July 24, 2015

MAX 10 NEEK Features a Multi-touch Display to Simplify the Evaluation and Development of Single-Chip Embedded Processor Designs in a Non-volatile FPGA SAN JOSE, Calif., – Altera Corporation (Nasdaq: ALTR) today announced availability of the second-generation Nios® II Embedded Evaluation Kit (NEEK), which features Altera's non-volatile MAX® 10 FPGA and Nios II soft-core embedded... Read More

Green & Clean, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Nano-C Receives EPA Approvals for Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes

July 24, 2015

WESTWOOD, Mass., – Nano-C, Inc. received clearance from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to manufacture and sell Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNT) for a wide range of applications. Nano-C worked extensively with the EPA through the TSCA Premanufacture Notice ("PMN") process to develop effective environmental, health and safety protocols for the production and use of SWCNT.... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

BorgWarner Supplies Advanced Wet Friction Plate Technology for ZF's New 8- and 9-Speed Transmissions

July 21, 2015

BorgWarner's Wet Friction Plates Reduce Drag, Enhance Shift Feel and Improve Fuel Economy AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – BorgWarner supplies its latest wet friction technology for ZF's new 8- and 9-speed automatic transmissions. The 8-speed transmission features BorgWarner's multi-segment friction plates with intricate groove designs, and the torque converter for the 9-speed transmission... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Cavium and Leading Partners Showcase Advanced ThunderX(TM) ARM-based Server Platforms and Software for High Performance Computing at ISC 2015

July 17, 2015

SAN JOSE, Calif. and FRANKFURT, Germany — Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, wired and wireless networking, today announced the demonstration of ThunderX based workload optimized server platforms for high performance computing (HPC) and hyperscale data centers at the International... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Cavium Announces Beta Support for PathScale EKOPath Compiler and Optimized Math Libraries on ThunderX(TM) Processor Family

July 16, 2015

HPC development environment for the most demanding computationally complex and scientific computing applications now available FRANKFURT, Germany – Cavium, Inc. (NASDAQ: CAVM), a leading provider of semiconductor products that enable intelligent processing for enterprise, data center, cloud, wired and wireless networking, today announced the availability of the Beta release of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Portable Tools

Programmable Hydraulic Tapping Arms combine power and efficiency.

July 14, 2015

Promoting machine tool utilization efficiency and shortening cycle times, FlexArm Hydraulic Tapping Arms run tapping and threading operations offline while CNC is running. Tapping 1 ½ in. in mild steel at 110 rpm is made possible due to Hydraulic Power Packs and gearboxes, and tapping and threading with FlexArm while lathe is running eliminates thread milling operations. End-users can... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Distance Ring enables individual height alignment.

July 7, 2015

With Z1814/... Distance Ring, position of heel blocks on Z1812/... and Z1813/... mold slide units can be aligned without need to dismantle slide unit. Hardened distance ring is ground to corresponding dimensions and can then be used for individual height adjustment of slide unit, as well as for offsetting production tolerances and aligning replacement parts. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Future Electronics Offers the Industry's Smallest Low Power MCUs for Sensor Management

July 6, 2015

Pointe Claire, Quebec – Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, recently announced immediate availability of the ML610Q793 and ML610Q794G Series, offering the industry's smallest low power microcontrollers for sensor management. The ML610Q793 and ML610Q794G 8bit MCUs are specifically designed to manage, collect, and analyze data from an array of... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

IP67 Bulkhead Housing Sets New Connector Baseline.

July 2, 2015

In locked state, Han® B IP67 bulkhead mounted housings provide IP66 and IP67 protection to allow temporary, full immersion in water. Flange protects gasket seal, preventing water from penetrating connector, while circumferential collar prevents seal from sliding inwards or outwards and thereby provides additional protection against water ingress. Available in 6B, 10B, 16B, and 24B sizes,... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Electric Cylinder uses roller screw drive technology.

July 2, 2015

Utilizing planetary rollers in place of ball bearings, XFC Series spans 6 frame sizes from 75–190 mm and can support max thrust load up to 80,000 lb. Thrust capability, coupled with all-steel frame based on standard metric hydraulic cylinder construction, provides virtually seamless migration from hydraulic to full electrometrical motion. Available in inline and parallel motor mount options,... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Electromechanical Cylinder offer advanced control under high forces.

July 2, 2015

Driven by ball or planetary screw assemblies, EMC Heavy Duty (HD) electromechanical cylinders are sturdy and ready-to-install units intended for machinery and equipment as well as outdoor use. Force, position, and speed can be parameterized by user and adapted at all times to new tasks via drive system. Without additional position sensor, EMC-HD achieves repeatability accuracy of up to ±0.01... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Carbon-Graphite Piston Rings seal high-pressure gases.

July 1, 2015

Carbon-graphite piston rings, used in conjunction with carbon-graphite guide rings or carrier rings that hold piston centered on cylinder bore, are self-lubricating and seal high-pressure gas in applications requiring compressed gases that do not contain oil or grease. Guide rings can be either solid rings or segmented rings with butt joints. At least two rings with off-set segment joints are... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

RGF Granted Patents for their Fin Saver(TM) Device

June 29, 2015

Riviera Beach, FL — RGF Environmental Group and, an environmental products manufacturer, announced that it has been issued three (3) new patents (Patent No. 8,999,138; Patent No. D668,739 S and Patent No. D668,738 S) for their Fin Saver™ device by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. The Fin Saver™ patents include an anodic device and... Read More