Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Lead and Tungsten Make Ideal Counterweights

Lead and Tungsten Make Ideal Counterweights

Many types of equipment require balancing or counterweights to allow the system work properly. Counterweights can be simple steel plates or they can be designed with complex geometrics because of the compartments in which they need to be placed. When you are designing a product that will require counterweights, there are many factors to consider. - - -  How much counterweight will you need?...

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Short Run / Prototype Sintered Bronze Bushing Solutions from National Bronze Mfg. Co.

Short Run / Prototype Sintered Bronze Bushing Solutions from National Bronze Mfg. Co.

Roseville, MI — National Bronze Mfg. Co., a leading manufacturer of bronze bushings, bearings, and machined components, is please to introduce a solution for customers in need of powdered metal or sintered bearings in short run or prototype quantities. The 100+ year old manufacturer describes both the problem many customers face as well as their customized solutions in the following expert from...

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Composite Frac Plug fosters increased milling efficacy.

Composite Frac Plug fosters increased milling efficacy.

With 97% premium composite blend, TruFrac® increases efficiency of plug-and-perf completion operations by reducing time on location. Accelerated run in-times and reduced mill-out are due to limited metal content and reduced cutting size, while sealing capability enables use in environments with temperatures to 300°F and pressures to 10,000 psi. Plug can be used in single- and multiple-zone...

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Anti-Shock Components double as emergency food source.

Anti-Shock Components double as emergency food source.

Designed to reduce vibration and optimize equipment stability, Gell-Low Anti-Vibration Shock Mounts are created from recycled bovine by-products and produced in variety of sizes. Compression-mounted vibration isolators are also suitable for mounting under mobile cameras on drones and for isolating vibration in UAV applications. Available in red (strawberry), green (lime), and black (liquorice),...

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M&H Helps SASS to Create a New Family of Products

M&H Helps SASS to Create a New Family of Products

MH Plastics, part of the RPC Group of companies, has recently produced a wide range of packaging for the SASS brand of intimate care products which has launched in Boots stores throughout the UK. Packaging such a range of sensitive products required a number of different approaches based on whether the contents were serums, cream or gels. MH worked extensively with SASS to ensure that each...

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BIG Kaiser Plans Major Product Display for EASTEC Booth #5248

Hoffman Estates, IL – BIG Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. will display one of its most comprehensive product line-ups of 2015 at EASTEC, May 12-14 in West Springfield, MA. The display will highlight several new products launched at IMTS 2014 including a new digital boring head series, new tool holding solutions, high-performance drills, workholding for 5-axis automation, and advanced tool...

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Bellows Coupling Replaces Gearbox in Cryogenic Application

Bellows Coupling Replaces Gearbox in Cryogenic Application

Bellows Coupling Replaces Gearbox in Cryogenic Application Cedar Grove, NJ- — Gearboxes used in rotary drive systems operating near absolute zero temperatures, are often adversely affected by the extreme temperatures of a cryogenic environment. The most common failures are the result of differential thermal expansion which can cause the gears to uncouple. A Physics Research and Development...

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KYZEN to Exhibit Stencil Cleaning Product Line at FIEE Brazil

KYZEN to Exhibit Stencil Cleaning Product Line at FIEE Brazil

NASHVILLE, TN — KYZEN will showcase its new stencil cleaning products with its distributor, Envoy, in Stand L501 at FIEE Brazil, scheduled to take place March 23-27, 2015 at Anhembi in São Paulo, Brazil. KYZEN's stencil cleaning products have been designed from the ground up to meet the tough challenges of cleaning no-clean, lead-free residue from small, 01005 apertures while being...

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Torque Insert features position-control technology.

Torque Insert features position-control technology.

Featuring 5 mm wide housing and overall single-fin profile, Model TI-C5M is suited for consumer electronics applications. Unit offers symmetric torque ranges from 1.3–2.66 lb-in. and is engineered for press-fit mounting into metal or plastic materials. Delivering full 360° range of rotation with minimal freeplay, insert can perform for fully qualified service life of 30,000 cycles. Unit is...

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Keysight Technologies Announces Frankonia as a Global Solution Partner

SANTA ROSA, Calif. –- Keysight Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: KEYS) today announced that Frankonia EMC Test-Systems GmbH has become a Keysight global solution partner. Frankonia is a leader in the field of EMC and EMI with more than 20 years of experience in planning and building EMC test laboratories, from anechoic chambers to automated EMC test systems for emission and immunity measurements....

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Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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