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Lockheed Martin Delivers First JLTV Technology Development Vehicles for Testing Ahead of Schedule
Material Handling Cars

Lockheed Martin Delivers First JLTV Technology Development Vehicles for Testing Ahead of Schedule

SEALY, Texas, April 15 - Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT) today delivered the first two of seven operational Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTV), and one companion trailer, to the U.S. Army and Marine Corps for Technology Development (TD) phase testing. The vehicles, two JLTV Category B Infantry Carriers, feature a curb weight of 15,500 pounds and were signed over to the Department of Defense, ahead...

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Trailer Puller is designed for timber industry.
Carriers

Trailer Puller is designed for timber industry.

To facilitate timber transportation and handling, D Series 830 M-T material handling machine incorporates 6-cylinder, inline, Cummins Tier III engine rated at 206 hp and boom system with working radius of 45 ft max. Safety features centered around operator and maintenance personnel access, while hydraulic system utilizes simple engineering to avoid electronic instrument complications. Design...

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Cable Carrier Competition
Link Chains

Cable Carrier Competition

The way you use your cable carriers could earn you a cash prize. EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - January 22, 2010 - igus®, a leading manufacturer of cable carriers and continuous-flex cables, is running its Vector® competition for a second time to reward challenging applications using cable carrier systems. The first competition only accepted submissions from European companies, but the...

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ESD Cable Carriers
Tubes and Tubing

ESD Cable Carriers

When manufacturing and processing electronic components, electrostatic discharge (ESD = ElectroStatic Discharge) presents a serious hazard for the sensitive electronics. In addition, the increasing miniaturization of semiconductor components means even greater sensitivity to ESD. Improved protection against electrostatic discharge is thus necessary for not only for the materials and tools used,...

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Material Handling and Storage Bags

Sonoco Introduces New Product Line for Carriers and Pallet Components That Offers Savings and Performance

HARTSVILLE, S.C., Sep 30, 2009 - Sonoco (NYSE:SON), one of the largest diversified global packaging companies, today introduced new Firma(TM) brand carriers and pallet components, a line of transport packaging products engineered to address problems associated with traditional pallets. Sonoco will unveil the new product line at Pack Expo in Las Vegas, Oct. 5 - 7. The Firma carrier product line...

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Helical Gears

Forest City Gear Products on Actuators of New Generation Mars Rover

Roscoe, IL - Forest City Gear announced today it has successfully completed its supply of approximately 60 space-qualified gear components, housings and carriers to Aeroflex (Hauppauge, NY), a major contractor on the newest Mars Rover vehicle for the Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL). The Mars Science Laboratory mission is scheduled for launch in late 2011 and will determine whether Mars was or still...

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Enclosed Cable Carrier keeps debris out.
Carriers

Enclosed Cable Carrier keeps debris out.

Targeting machine-tool industry and reverse bending radius applications, RX Energy Tube is airtight and almost 100% chip-proof. Smooth domed exterior prevents debris such as metal or wood chips from attaching. Carrier has large interior space for cables and hoses, which can be divided using vertical separators, and horizontal shelf to safely route cables and hoses, preventing abrasion. Made from...

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Igus to Exhibit at FABTECH 2009
Tubes and Tubing

Igus to Exhibit at FABTECH 2009

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - September 22, 2009 - igus® Inc. will be exhibiting at booth #7046 during the forthcoming FABTECH International show at McCormick Place in Chicago from November 15-18, 2009. New products on show will include a 100 percent chip-proof cable carrier for the machine tool industry and an innovative guide trough system for long travel applications in chip areas. Described...

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Link Chains

Keep on Rolling

Rolls instead of glides: igus Rol-E-Chain for long distances EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - August 26, 2009 - igus®' Rol-E-Chain cable carriers have a unique design: built-in wheels to facilitate travel over long distances, such as on a crane. The wheels are integrated into the cable carrier's side links and reduce friction dramatically, which makes longer travel, heavier load and faster speed...

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500,000 Cycles Per Year
Electric Cable

500,000 Cycles Per Year

Pre-Harnessed Cable Carriers Withstand High Speeds and Accelerations EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - August 13, 2009 - Jessup Engineering uses pre-harnessed cable carriers from igus® on its overhead hoists for the metal-finishing industry. The cable carriers replace umbilicals, which were not suitable for high speeds. Jessup Engineering began manufacturing programmable-hoist automation for the...

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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact
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Vector® Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact

Our goal is to help every athlete derive maximum enjoyment from their sport and become a better player. We offer a line of innovative training tools that combine cutting-edge technology and out of the box thinking to deliver an unbeatable competitive advantage. The Vector® Sports Training Ball is just another example of our commitment to innovation. To learn how the Vector® is helping ballplayers everywhere, see our video.

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