Press Release Summary:
Offered in straight, push-to-start, and angle screwdriver models, Series QPM can tighten from as low as 0.6-10 Nm with speed ratings to 2,500 rpm. All models weigh less than 2 lb and are less than 12 in. long. Fastening status LEDs, visible from either side of tools, signal operator about assembly quality from pre-selected limits. Screwdrivers feature integral joint inspection with data collection, analysis, reporting, and error proofing.
Original Press Release:
Stanley Expands Its Innovative QPM DC Electric Assembly Tool Line With Small And Flexible Screwdrivers For Lower Torque Applications
February 1, 2005
Stanley Assembly Technologies announces the expansion of its innovative QPM DC Electric torque control assembly tools with lower torque models that expand the range of this proven platform. Straight, push-to-start and angle screwdriver models can tighten from as low as 0.6 Nm to 18 Nm. Speed ratings range to 2500 RPM.
o All models weigh less than 2 pounds (1 kg) and are less than 12" long (30 cm).
o Push-to-start models include headlights.
o Fastening status LEDs, visible from either side of the tool, signal the operator about assembly quality from pre-selected limits.
o A center button suitable for right or left hand use can function either as a reverse switch or change the assembly settings for a different fastener.
o Long life lightweight cables easily disconnect from the tool.
o A rubber grip option improves operator ergonomics and tool handling.
"The new QPM screwdrivers offer clean, quiet and ergonomic fastening for lower torque applications.
Other benefits of QPM fastening systems include integral joint inspection with data collection, analysis, reporting and error proofing. Error proofing verifies that the correct number of fasteners is installed to specification," noted Doug Versele, Global Product Manager, Stanley Assembly Technologies.
Other QPM models include angle, straight, hold and drive, crowfoot, tubenut and fixtured tools with rated torques from 2 to 2,000 Nm. QPM assembly systems can interface in many ways to manufacturing systems for tool programming and data management.
For additional information, contact Stanley Assembly Technologies at 877-709-8006 or visit www.StanleyAssembly.com. Stanley Assembly Technologies provides solutions to the global assembly market, including the motor vehicle industry. Core solutions include high-performance Stanley® DC electric
and pneumatic tightening tools and controllers, conventional pneumatic articulating arms, torque tubes and Cobotics(TM) Intelligent Assist Devices for ergonomic material handling.
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