Rods

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Cope Plastics, Inc. Offers Limited Time Free Shipping for Online Inventory

April 25, 2016

Cope Plastics, Inc., the premier distributor and fabricator of plastic sheet, rod and tube in the Midwest, headquartered in Alton, Illinois is pleased to announce limited time free shipping on all online inventory at http://store.copeplastics.com/. This applies to standard 3-5 day shipping on all online orders. This online store which launched in... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Klein® Tools Brings Award-Winning Super Rod Wire Pulling Products to North America

March 17, 2016

Lincolnshire, IL – Klein Tools (http://www.kleintools.com), for professionals since 1857, is partnering with Super Rod, a UK-based company, to introduce a series of low-voltage wire pulling products in the US and Canada. Super Rod is a leader in wire installation tools in Europe and is a repeat winner of the Queen’s award for innovation. ... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Optics & Photonics

CGO Launches Web-Based Optical Material Sourcing

October 21, 2015

Custom Glass Optics, LLC was launched in June of this year as a web based solution for quick-turn optical substrate and components.  CGO offers access to a wide variety of glass materials and optical components, providing the customer with a consolidated offering of available inventories from the most reputable sources in the industry. The site is configured for simple navigation and on-line... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Polypropylene Rod suits orthopedic applications.

May 15, 2015

Available in 15 colors and 13 diameters, Medical Grade Propylux® HS Round Bar Stock features dimensional stability when processed through repeated autoclaving cycles. Heat-stabilized, biocompatible product also exhibits chemical resistance to cleaning and disinfecting agents while offering balance of strength, ductility, and toughness. Compliant with key parts of ISO 10993, Propylux® HS is suited for trial heads and cups for hip implants, knee provisional trials, and impactor applications. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Emco Plastics Awarded ITAR Certification

February 19, 2015

CEDAR GROVE, New Jersey — Emco Plastics, a leading plastic distributor of plastic sheet, rod, tube, and profiles, is proud to announce that they have received their International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) Registration. ITAR is a program directed by the US Department of State, regulating the export and import of U.S. military and defense related equipment and information. Companies... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Hex Rod Available at Emco Plastics

October 23, 2014

CEDAR GROVE, NJ – Emco Plastics, offers hexagonal rod machined to close tolerance (+/-.005”) starting sizes of 3/8" across the flats. Hex rod is available from engineered materials including Nylon, Delrin®, UHMW, Polypropylene, Polysulfone, PEEK, Noryl®, UHMWPE, Ultem®, Teflon® and many more. Emco Plastics can supply hex rod in lengths of 5, 8, or 10 foot, or custom lengths upon... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Green & Clean

TRW Unveils Lightweight Torsion Rod at Hanover Truck Show

September 30, 2014

HANOVER, Germany – TRW Automotive Holdings Corp. (NYSE: TRW), is exhibiting a new, lightweight radius rod for trucks at the IAA Commercial Vehicles show in Hanover, today. Compared to previous designs, the new radius rod is up to 30 percent lighter and has also been cost optimized for vehicle manufacturers. Dr. Cengiz Erdogan, head of engineering for Commercial Vehicle Linkage & Suspension... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

PBT Engineering Plastic suits food equipment components.

July 1, 2014

With ultra detectable design, HYDEX® 4101 UD Blue is visible to food conveyor line optical, X-ray, and metal detection systems. Engineers designing parts for food processing equipment will find particular success in applications in which parts are subjected to cleaning chemicals that are chlorine or caustic based. Available in rod and plate stocks, wear resistant polymer is suited for pump impellers, filler valve parts, and food forming plates. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

High Temperature Polymer offers optimal wear characteristics.

May 27, 2014

Compounded exclusively using Victrex® PEEK Polymer, TECAPEEK® PVX bearing grade rod offers durability and wear characteristics needed for high temperature components used in automotive, aerospace, and other industrial applications. Product provides extended service life and optimized high temperature performance with HDT over 500°F. Offered in .5, .75, 1, 1.5, 2, 2.5, and 3 in. rod sizes, TECAPEEK® PVX is suited for bushings, bearing cages, seals, gaskets, and gears. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Celanese to Showcase Award-Winning Composite Applications at JEC Americas Conference in Atlanta

May 15, 2014

DALLAS and ATLANTA – Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), a global technology and specialty materials company – and four-time winner of the JEC Americas award for innovative composite applications – will be exhibiting and presenting a technical paper at the JEC Americas Composites Show & Conference May 13-15 in Atlanta. "Celanese has a proven track record for developing composites that... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Portable Tools

EC&M Announces Klein® Tools Wins Product of the Year in Three Categories

April 10, 2014

Lincolnshire, IL - Klein Tools, (http://www.kleintools.com/) for professionals since 1857, announces that they won Electrical, Construction and Maintenance magazine's Product of the Year award in the Tools (Hand), Tools (Bags & Totes) and Tools (Accessory Items) categories. The 2014 EC&M Product of the Year competition received a record-breaking 200... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Transportation Industry Products

AMLOK® Pneumatic Rod Locks Keep A-10 Warthog Steady and Protects Technicians During Refurbish/Repair OPS at HILL AFB

January 27, 2014

Unique rod lock assemblies from Advanced Machine Engineering built into Boeing fixtures; used to stabilize airframe, maintain structural integrity during and after major repairs During the maintenance and repair operations of A-10 Warthog aircraft at Hill Air Force Base in Utah, a unique product design from Advanced Machine & Engineering (AME) helps maintain the structural integrity of this... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Stretch Rod Cylinder Replacement serves blow molding applications.

October 7, 2013

Designed to fit Krones® bottle blowing machines, field-reparable Series BCK offers single pressure operation is engineered for extended service life. Features include aluminum alloy head, built-in shock pads that absorb impact energy and eliminate metal-to-metal contact, and cushion controls that reduce field adjustment errors. Retract cylinder speed is set at factory with fixed port orifice, eliminating need for adjustment, and food-grade lubricant is used throughout. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

High Performance Plastics come in plate and rod shapes.

August 16, 2013

In addition to 24 x 48 in. plates in 5 and 6 in. thicknesses, High Performance Plastics are available in  8, 9, and 10 in. diameter rods with standard length of 5 ft. Products such as TECAFORM® copolymer acetal and Delrin® homopolymer acetal come in these larger sizes. High Performance Resins such as TECAPEEK® and TECAPEI® are available in 19.68 in. widths, offering advantages in terms of part yield. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Portable Tools

Wire Installation Rods are designed for safety and visibility.

April 11, 2013

Used for installations above ceilings, in attics, through walls, in crawl spaces, as well as under carpets and raised floors, Splinter Guard Fish and Glow Rods have protective coating that keeps users' hands free of fiberglass splinters when wire pulling. Rods come in various lengths and 5/32, 3/16, and ¼ in. flexibilities. Luminescent rods have been optimized for glow duration and intensity, and sets include bullet nose and hook attachments. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mounting & Attaching Products, Optics & Photonics

Jag35 Selects Omegabrandess to Distribute Line of DSLR Stabilization Products

March 12, 2013

Hampstead, Maryland –The DSLR video market is continuing to grow.  As the US Distributor for JAG35, Omegabrandess is proud to launch this full line of innovative and affordable products. The Products • Camera Rigs • Follow focus • Camera Supports • Extension Rods • Handles • Rail Accessories • Crimson Supports • Articulation arms…….and more! About JAG35 ... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

New Threaded Rods from aMsp Available In Brass, Mild Steel, and Stainless Steel

October 4, 2012

New Hyde Park, NY -- All Metric Small Parts (aMsp), a leading provider of metric hardware components, has announced the availability of 20 off-the-shelf metric DIN 975 threaded rods. Identified as the MKAABMM... Series, these rods are available in Brass, Mild Steel, and Stainless Steel of the highest quality that conforms to DIN 975. They are priced by the meter (39.37 in.) and available upon... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Curbell Plastics Exhibiting at SGIA Expo in Las Vegas

October 2, 2012

Curbell Plastics, celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, supplies plastic sheet, rod, tube, films, adhesives, and tapes to a wide range of industries, and is proud to be taking part in the upcoming SGIA Expo in Las Vegas, NV.<4444>The event, scheduled October 18-20, 2012, will feature exhibits from across the Specialty Imaging and Imaging Technology worlds. Curbell will be present with its'... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies

New Threaded Rods from aMsp Available

March 20, 2012

In Brass, Mild Steel, and Stainless Steel <4444>New Hyde Park NY -- All Metric Small Parts - aMsp, a leading provider of metric hardware components, has announced the availability of 20 off-the-shelf metric DIN 975 threaded rods. Identified as the MKAABMM... Series, these rods are available in Brass, Mild Steel, and Stainless Steel of the highest quality that conforms to DIN 975. They are priced... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Test & Measuring Instruments

Amsler to Demonstrate Servo Stretch Rods and Flying Head Leak Tester at NPE 2012

February 13, 2012

RICHMOND HILL, Ontario - Amsler Equipment Inc., an innovative manufacturer of all-electric, reheat stretch-blow (RHB) molding machines will demonstrate the latest in RHB machinery and auxiliary equipment for PET bottles at NPE 2012: The International Plastics Showcase, April 1-5, 2012 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. At NPE (Booth #583), Amsler will highlight the use of... Read More