Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Saint-Gobain Components Drive Advances in Automotive Friction Control and Manufacturing Performance

Composite Bearings and Tolerance Rings Enhance Efficiencies for Automotive OEMs Stuttgart, Germany - The global automotive market is putting increasing demands on Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to produce high-performance parts that are affordable and long-lasting. Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is helping OEMs meet these demands with its range of innovative NORGLIDE-® composite...

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Rapid Prototyping is offered for leadscrews, rails, actuators.

Rapid Prototyping is offered for leadscrews, rails, actuators.

Rapid Prototype Services are available for Kerk-® brand leadscrew assemblies, spline and guide rails, as well as RGS-® and ScrewRail-® linear actuators. Qualifying engineering programs can have production-quality prototypes of custom configurations as soon as one week from design release, including assemblies with Kerkite-® high-performance composite polymers and Kerkote-® TFE coating. All...

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Cushioned HVAC Bearings come in multiple strengths.

Cushioned HVAC Bearings come in multiple strengths.

Offered in bore sizes from 3/8-1 -½ in., NAH10A Cushioned Pillow Block Bearings come in high strength steel, with added benefit of maintaining regular duty material weight. Cushions are available in extruded or molded foam and in durometers ranging from hard to soft. Designed to suppress vibrations, bearings are suitable for industrial fans, commercial heating and air conditioning systems, and...

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SIMCO Provides Machining and Printing Services for Custom Enclosures

Avon Park, FL - Standard Injection Molding Company takes their enclosures to the next level; they do custom machining and printing to precision specifications, all in-house. Other customization options are also available. SIMCO combines machining services with design expertise. Customers can send in a sample circuit board, and SIMCO will fit the enclosure to the functions needed. If the customer...

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Reel Specialist Chosen for Inflating Explosive Management Devices

Reel Specialist Chosen for Inflating Explosive Management Devices

A specialist manufacturer of hose reels for the mining, quarrying, construction and marine sectors recently configured a solution to a tricky challenge posed by an underground blasting job. ReCoila was approached by MTI Group to supply a hose reel suited to plugging a 'breakthrough' hole, ensuring drilling could be maintained at depths that cannot be reached by direct personnel input. To form the...

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COPAN Partners with INPECO to Offer Track System for Continuous Feeding of Specimens into WASP: Walk-Away Specimen Processor

COPAN Partners with INPECO to Offer Track System for Continuous Feeding of Specimens into WASP: Walk-Away Specimen Processor

MURRIETA, Calif. - While attending the 112th American Society for Microbiology General Meeting, COPAN is announcing strategic partnership with INPECO for the connection of its track system FlexLab 3.6 for continuous feeding of standardized tube specimens to COPAN's WASP: Walk-Away Specimen Processor. With over 500 systems placed worldwide, INPECO's track has been successfully implemented in the...

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Thin Panel Bushings convert raw-edged holes into smooth holes.

Thin Panel Bushings convert raw-edged holes into smooth holes.

Made from nylon 6/6, Thin Panel Bushings are designed for panels as thin as .020 in. and are available for .218-.875 in. diameter holes. Bushings feature locking fingers that snap into holes with fingertip pressure in fractional increments up to maximum panel thickness, and can withstand push back force of greater than 35 lb. In addition to creating smooth insulated holes, bushings insulate and...

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Radial Shaft Seals feature reinforced, all-rubber design.

Radial Shaft Seals feature reinforced, all-rubber design.

Reinforced all-rubber HSS radial shaft seals offer protection against contaminants and extended service life for large-size bearings in wind turbine drive trains. Available in solid and split versions, seals feature spring-loaded sealing lip design with defined radial load and integrate SKF Duratemp-® hydrogenated nitrile rubber. Latter combines maximized static sealing performance with ability...

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Precision Gear and Dial Hubs eliminate keys or splines.

Precision Gear and Dial Hubs eliminate keys or splines.

Designed to fit gears or dials, S2F06Y Series is made of 303 SS with bore diameters from .0900-.2498 in. and hub mounting lengths from .062-.187 in. Fairloc-® hubs permit frequent phase, timing, and position adjustment while adding positive metal-to-metal fastening strength along both hub sections. Integral hub fastener consists of 2 slots that are machined into hub, one radially and another...

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Vanguard's Ultra-Vanshield EMI Gaskets Achieve UL Listing to ANSI/UL50E

Vanguard Products is pleased to announce that their Ultra-Vanshield Dual Elastomer EMI/RFI Shielding Gaskets have been listed by UL under standard ANSI/UL50E, Enclosures for Electrical Equipment, Environmental Considerations. This means that these products have been tested under the stringent UL guidelines for usage in electrical enclosures such as outdoor telecom applications and have passed...

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