Press Release Summary:
Series 40 aluminum profile system has 40 x 40 to 120 x 240 mm base sections, 90 cross sections, and wide selection of connector accessories, including corner blocks, universal angle brackets, hinges, base plates, and gussets. Components can be used to build light machine frames, enclosures, guarding, work stations, railings, stairs, and platforms. Complex, precision assemblies can be built using simple hand tools, M8 screws, and nuts.
Original Press Release:
Modular Framing System Fits Many Applications
The news Series 40 aluminum profile system is the most extensive framing system introduced by mk® Automation, Inc. of Bloomfield, CT. The base section is 40mm by 40mm with increases in increments of 40mm. (40mm = 1.57"). There are more than 90 different cross-sections to choose from along with a wide selection of connector accessories, such as: corner blocks, universal angle brackets, hinges, base plates, gussets, etc. This profile series serves as a complete source for such needs as: lighter machine frames, enclosures, guarding, work stations and the mk® GTP Program (Railing, Stairs and Platforms). Complex, precision assemblies can be built with the profiles and connectors using a minimum of simple hand tools and without welding.
mk® Automation's new Series 40 Profiles, the most versatile member, offers all the advantages of the other products in the broad family of framing profiles and accessory items including high-quality, alloy material (6063T6), strong surface treatment (all profiles are etched and anodized), reusable connections and pleasing design aesthetics. The lineup of profiles from 40x40mm up to maximum 120x240 mm can be further complemented by foam-filled combination profiles for external cross-section dimensions of 420x240mm. Standard profile lengths are 5100mm and 6100mm with longer lengths available on request. All Series 40 joints are fastened with M8 screws and special nuts, which may be located anywhere along each section's 10mm wide T-slots. Series 40 profiles and connectors are fully compatible with the existing mk(R) Series 25, 50 and 60 profiles.
mk® Automation, Inc. is the North American affiliate of one of the world's best recognized firms dedicated to engineering and producing high quality modular aluminum profile systems. The selection encompasses over 270 distinct profile shapes in four series, as well as over 2700 different assembly components. Using it's modular profile system as the platform mk® also offers a broad line-up of conveyor automation, linear motion and material handling solutions for diverse manufacturing situations.
for further information:
John Van Kooten
mk® Automation, Inc.
105 Highland Park Drive
Bloomfield, CT 06002