Mechanical Components and Assemblies

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 http://www.rgf.com and http://rgfairpurification.com, 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

Mechanical Components and Assemblies, Transportation Industry Products

Spirit Delivers Third SDTA Fuselage to Sikorsky for Production Representative CH-53K Helicopter

June 25, 2015

WICHITA, Kan. - Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. [NYSE: SPR today announced it has successfully delivered to Sikorsky the third fuselage section for the CH-53K 'King Stallion' heavy lift helicopter program's System Demonstration and Test Article (SDTA) contract. Consisting of an integrated cockpit and cabin structure with a separately attached tail section, the composite-skinned fuselage will... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Gerdau wins IT Company of the Year and Product Innovation of the Year from American Metal Market

June 25, 2015

TAMPA, Fla. — Gerdau's North American long steel business division, (NYSE: GGB, gerdau.com/longsteel) earned two American Metal Market Awards for Steel Excellence, including "Information Technology Company of the Year" and "Product Innovation of the Year." It is only the second time a company has won two awards from the organization in one year. "The winners of the AMM Awards for Steel... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Miniature Housing optically isolates IR emitter, proximity sensor.

June 24, 2015

Fostering rapid prototyping, TSSP-HA provides optical isolation between 3 mm (T1) IR emitter and any Vishay TSSP-type presence or proximity sensor. Miniature plastic housing also aligns emitter and sensor leads on standard breadboard grids. Capable of withstanding wave soldering temperatures on opposite side of the PCB, RoHS-compliant product has cavity on each side of holder with recessed... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

DSP Group, Excelocity and SGW Offer ATA and Multiport VoIP Gateway Design Based on DVF99 SoC

June 23, 2015

LOS ALTOS, Calif. – DSP Group® (Nasdaq:DSPG), a leading global provider of wireless chipset solutions, Excelocity, a leading provider of turnkey private label multimedia voice and video IP gateways, and SGW Global, a leading provider of DECT handsets and mobile phones, today announced the availability of a powerful, customizable turnkey private label platform. The platform hardware, based... Read More

Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Carbon Brush Grade promotes turbine uptime.

June 23, 2015

Suitable for wind turbine applications, LL587 improves uptime in demanding conditions through extended life and minimized wear. Construction properties result in optimal brush film and minimal friction while maintaining conductivity. Having demonstrated projected service life of 4+ years at test sites, product is suited for steel slip rings, where it reduces required maintenance... Read More