Chains

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

BorgWarner Supplies Latest Alfa Romeo Gasoline Engine With Advanced Engine Timing System

September 29, 2016

BorgWarner's Engine Timing System with Silent Chain Technology Reduces Friction and Improves Engine Efficiency and Performance AUBURN HILLS, Mich. - BorgWarner's advanced engine timing system drives Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' (FCA) all-new aluminum 2.0-liter gasoline engine. This Alfa Romeo exclusive engine debuts in the new Alfa Romeo Giulia sedan and will also be available for... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Stainless Steel Chains target food industry.

February 16, 2016

With corrosion-free design, CF Stainless Steel Chains are suited for environments with water or steam, stringent cleaning regimes, or extreme temperatures. All rollers are seamless and therefore impact-resistant at high speeds, ensuring smooth, even chain operation. Seamless bushes minimize initial stretch and allow customized length tolerances, resulting in optimized positioning accuracy, especially in dynamic cyclic operation. Operating from -80 to +150°C, chains meet ISO 606 requirements. 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

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

BorgWarner Supplies Oil Pump Chain for JATCO CVT7 Transmission

December 24, 2014

BorgWarner's Silent Chain Provides Low-Noise, Low-Weight, Compact Solution for Minicars and Small Vehicles AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – BorgWarner supplies its 6.35 mm inverted tooth silent chain for JATCO's CVT7 continuously variable transmission. Designed for 0.66- to 1.8-liter minicars and small front-wheel drive vehicles, the CVT7 transmission propels a wide variety of automobiles,... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Special for Brau Beviale 2014 See Emerson in Hall 7, Stand 629

October 23, 2014

Emerson introduces new System Plast NG Evo chain for dry, high-speed conveying in beverage processing New product is lower-friction, tougher and more elastic than original NG chain. Extensive array of corrosion resistant bearings exhibited as well. FLORENCE, Ky. – Emerson's Power Transmission Solutions business will introduce its new System Plast NG™ Evo conveyor chain at Brau... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mounting & Attaching Products

ReliaMark Brand Launches Two New Products Suited for Washdown Applications

October 16, 2014

BLOOMFIELD, Connecticut – ReliaMark, distributed exclusively by Kaman Industrial Technologies Corp., today announced the release of two new products suited for washdown applications: corrosion-resistant mounted units and stainless steel chain, in addition to our existing line of ReliaMark stainless steel ball bearings. ReliaMark corrosion-resistant mounted units are available with... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Cast Steel Chain handles tough traction applications.

July 10, 2014

Available with 63.5 mm pitch and with or without TAB, C600 Cast Steel Chain is suitable for applications that involve pulling or conveying heavy loads, such as moving barrels, bulk containers, gas bottles, and cage pallets. Threaded pins in connecting link facilitate closing and unclosing of chain. For additional corrosion protection, galvanized, zinc-plated version is available. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Safety First - SafeTopChain from Flexon

May 8, 2014

Indianapolis, USA – iwis drive systems is presenting SafeTopChain conveyor chains from Flexon for the first time at this year's CeMAT in Hanover, Germany. The closed upper surface of these plastic chains guarantees the safe transportation of individual items and workpiece carriers in conveyor systems. The chains can be used in industrial automation or logistics systems, the packaging... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Pipe Inspection Device features telescopic design.

April 29, 2014

Optimized for pipe inspection and processing applications, RCT Rigid Chain product can extend telescopically up to 60 ft or more at speeds of 100 fpm or more, depending on load. Unit features standard open loop, locking link and compact storage as well as large support rollers that extend below level of link plates to keep chain slightly above pipe ID to avoid surface wear or damage. Typical pipe related uses include: ID size check, scarf removal, assembly assist, deburring, and part placement. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Engine Timing Chain features low-friction design.

February 6, 2014

Available for variety of 0.66–2.0 L gas engines, 6.35 mm Timing Chains are designed to minimize friction for optimal fuel economy. Inverted tooth silent chain technology combines with optimized link back shape, which reduces contact area and friction as chain slides along arms and guides where most friction losses occur. In addition, super finish apertures maximize wear and efficiency performance. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics, Transportation Industry Products

Columbus McKinnon Expands Towing and ISG Offering to Better Service the Rigging Industry

January 21, 2014

New, American-made towing assemblies available. 35 rigging products added to In-Stock Guarantee. AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products, further strengthens its product and service offering to the rigging industry with the launch of new, American made towing assemblies and the addition of 35... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Safety & Security Equipment

Long® Fence Provides Chain Link Security Fencing and Crowd Control for the 2013 U.S. Open at Merion Golf Club

December 23, 2013

Philadelphia, PA – Long® Fence is providing chain link fence panels and pedestrian barricades for the 2013 U.S. Open held June 10-16 at Merion Golf Club, East Course, 450 Ardmore Avenue in Ardmore, PA. Due to the location of the historic golf club and the limited access to off-site parking, a temporary pedestrian bridge had to be engineered and constructed over the Southeastern Pennsylvania... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

igus® to Showcase Motion Plastic Solutions at Pack Expo 2013

September 4, 2013

Under the theme “Motion Plastics”, igus will display new solutions for the packaging industry at this year’s Pack Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada, September 23 - 25, 2013.

East Providence, RI -- Food, packaging and bottling industries are centered on handling sensitive products that demand special requirements: maximum levels of hygiene are needed, alongside precision and speed... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Slideways Introduces Movex Conveyor Chains, Belts, Components and Bearing Supports

August 20, 2013

Worcester, MA -- SLIDEWAYS, manufacturer of custom and standard plastic components and extrusions, now offers the MOVEX standard line of Conveyor Chains, Components and Bearing Supports. With this introduction SLIDEWAYS offers a readily available line of plastic chains, chain sprockets, chain idler wheels, guides, components, bearing supports and leveling pads, providing rapid response for a... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

CM, Budgit and Yale Announce Electric Chain Hoists Color Changes

August 6, 2013

AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading designer, manufacturer and marketer of material handling products is proud to present the new color combinations for the CM Man Guard, Budgit BEHC and Yale KELC electric chain hoists. These modest modifications will significantly simplify the parts ordering process. The three hoists share the same motor design, so the... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Transportation Industry Products, Green & Clean

Marine Buoy incorporates wave energy harvesting technology.

July 18, 2013

Featuring customized design, buoy system is scalable from 1–250 W and can be suited to moored or drifting applications. Design using JSR Micro/JM Energy's ULTIMO™ Lithium Ion Capacitor (LIC) for energy storage. ULTIMO's hybrid technology provides energy density of 12 Wh/kg or 20 Wh/L. While direct drive system provides power from differential motion between buoy float and submerged resistant plate, resonant drive system amplifies generator's armature motion at peak period of sea state. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Columbus McKinnon Expands Its In-Stock Guarantee Product Offering

June 6, 2013

AMHERST, N.Y. – Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a leading worldwide designer, manufacturer, and marketer of material handling systems and services, is proud to announce the addition of 22 products to our In-Stock Guarantee (ISG) inventory. Launched in March 2013, the In-Stock Guarantee is a company-wide commitment to ship our most popular chain and forged attachment products... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Robotics

Design Meets Function. Igus® Receives Prestigious Product Design Award

May 15, 2013

igus®, a leading developer of high-performance polymer machine components, won two awards as part of this year's iF product design competition. A panel made up of 50 judges from around the world judged that the company's e-spool—a variation on traditional cable drums—exceeded its exacting standards. The innovative design guides cables and hoses telescopically and is ideal for restricted... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Sling Chain tolerates wide range of temperatures.

February 25, 2013

Offered in 3 chain diameters of 9/32, 3/8, and ½ in., Grade 100 Sling Chain is used to make chain slings when appropriate sling fittings are attached. Typical applications include those involving lifting of heavy loads or repetitive lifting situations in construction, foundries, steel mills, and heavy machining processes. Flexible and durable, chain can easily be inspected, handled, and stored. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Econobelt Provides High Quality Transmission Components and Products For Vehicles

January 3, 2013

Econobelt is a company that specializes in providing high quality transmission components and parts. Specializing in timing belt pulleys and other components, the company offers a total of 10,500 off-the-shelf timing belt pulleys, timing chains and belts, tensioners, and sprockets, among a wide range of other products that are in their catalog. Their website is easy to browse, provide you with a... Read More