Serapid, Inc.

Material Handling & Storage

Telescopic Mast can be deployed at wind speeds up to 80 mph.

Designed for communications, reconnaissance, and surveillance applications, Telescopic Mast System can reach heights of 60 ft or more with loads of over 1,000 lb, and is capable of resisting lateral loads and withstanding high wind situations. Self-guided lifting column is powered by Rigid Chain, which is a mechanical actuator that is flexible in one direction and forms steel beam in other...

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Telescopic Linear Actuator offers transfer speed of 6.5 fps.
Mechanical Power Transmission

Telescopic Linear Actuator offers transfer speed of 6.5 fps.

Providing push-pull solution with Rigid Chain, RollBeam Mechanical Actuator can be used for vertical as well as horizontal transfer, since chain can be stored above or below path of travel. Standard models cover applications up to 50 tons and offer travel distance of 3.3 ft to virtually unlimited. Suited for heavy-duty applications, actuator is also available in versions that operate in harsh...

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Material Handling & Storage

Serapid Stage Lifts on Exhibit at Plasa 2009

SERAPID, a supplier of stage lifts, orchestra pit lifts and scenery wagon transfer systems for the entertainment industry, will showcase their award-winning products at PLASA 2009 in London September 13-16 at the Earls Court Exhibition Centre. SERAPID's LinkLift and horizontal motion systems provide simple solutions to many of the common challenges associated with stage engineering. The simple...

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Bolster Extensions feature motorized design.
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Bolster Extensions feature motorized design.

Designed for Quick Die eXchange (QDX) equipment, Motorized Bolster Extensions (MBEs) combine functionality of bolster extensions and push-pull systems into one integrated unit. They support die outside of press and move die in and out of press. Able to be loaded with overhead crane or fork-truck, each product features Rigid Chain Technology that allows die to be positioned several inches onto...

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Serapid Provides Linear Motion Application Solutions for Robotics Company
Mechanical Power Transmission

Serapid Provides Linear Motion Application Solutions for Robotics Company

An Automotive Supplier recently turned to SERAPID for a special system, custom-design to their exact specifications. This allows the company to change part production with virtually no downtime. The SERAPID Tool Transfer table uses a LinearBeam mechanical linear actuator to move two tooling fixtures. The table provides a 7th axis for the robot cell, and uses an encoder to monitor positions. The...

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Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Serapid Mechanical Linear Actuators Installed at Sears Tower

Sterling Heights, Mich: SERAPID, Inc is part of the Sears Tower renovation project opening to the public Thursday, July 2. The new "Sears Tower Ledge" allows visitors to step out over the edge of the building (some 103 stories) above the busy streets of Chicago. The four observation ledges are pushed out approximately 4 feet with SERAPID LinearBeam mechanical linear actuator systems. The systems...

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Communication Systems & Equipment

Serapid, Inc to Exhibit New Telescopic Mast at the 2009 Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems Conference

SERAPID, Inc will exhibit for the first time at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems, Inc. (AUVSI) Conference in Washington D.C. August 11-13. At the conference, SERAPID will introduce their new telescopic mast. Powered by their Rigid Chain technology, this telescopic mast provides smooth motion at high speed with no drift. It can reach heights of 60 feet or more with loads of over 1000...

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Material Handling & Storage

Serapid Stage Lifts to be Installed at Wharton Center at Michigan State University

SERAPID stage lift systems will be installed in the Cobb Great Hall at the Wharton Center at Michigan State University in East Lansing, Mich. as part of the theatre renovation project. "We were in need of a new lifting system for the two stages," said Matt Wright Elevator Supervisor at Michigan State University. "The stages used hydraulics as a lifting mechanism. The new LinkLift system will...

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Serapid, Inc to Exhibit at Metalform Mexico
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Serapid, Inc to Exhibit at Metalform Mexico

Serapid, Inc will showcase their complete line of Quick Die Change equipment - clamps, roller bars, bolster extensions, push-pull systems and die carts and transfer systems at booth #1417 at the MetalForm Mexico show June 2-4, 2009 at Cintermex in Monterrey. Featured in their exhibit are the BTSC Rod clamps and the TBHS escaping arc clamp. The BTSC Rod Clamp is compact, easy to handle, and...

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