Press Release Summary:
Supplied with 5 self-locking balancing set screws, Stafford TrueBalance(TM) shaft collars have ability to offset out-of-balance vibrating shafts without disassembling system. Set screws are adjusted to offset weight imbalance until satisfactory balance and smooth operation is achieved. Machined from steel, devices come in 3/4 to 6 in. ID sizes and can be customized as specials up to 12 in. ID. Customizable version of stainless steel are also available.
Original Press Release:
Balancing Collar Solves Shaft Vibration Problems
A new shaft balancing collar that provides a fast and simple way to resolve out-of-balance conditions causing vibration in drive systems is being introduced by Stafford Manufacturing Corp. of Wilmington, Massachusetts.
Stafford TrueBalance(TM) Shaft Collars feature two-piece construction and are supplied with five self-locking balancing set screws. Providing a simple solution for out-of-balance vibrating shafts, a user clamps the collar onto the shaft and adds set screws to offset the weight imbalance until satisfactory balance and smooth operation is achieved.
Allowing the offset of out-of-balance vibrating shafts without requiring system disassembly, Stafford TrueBalance(TM) Shaft Collars can be adjusted from 0.024 to 0.170 oz.-in. Machined from steel, standard balancing collars are offered in 3/4" to 6" I.D. sizes and can be supplied as specials up to 12" I.D. Stainless steel is offered as a special.
Stafford TrueBalance(TM) Shaft Collars are priced from $ 19.80 (list), depending upon size and quantity. Pricing is provided upon request.
For more information contact:
Stafford Manufacturing Corporation
Jim Swiezynski, Technical Director
P.O. Box 277
North Reading, MA 01864-0277
(800) 695-5551 FAX (978) 657-4731
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