Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Rotary Feeder for Bulk Material Handling Processes Contributes Immediate, Tangible Operating Advantages and Long-term Production and Maintenance Savings

Rotary Feeder for Bulk Material Handling Processes Contributes Immediate, Tangible Operating Advantages and Long-term Production and Maintenance Savings

CALEDONIA, Ontario, Canada - ACS Valves. The MD Series of rotary feeder valves from ACS Valves provides those involved in bulk material handling process engineering, production supervision, and equipment maintenance, a material metering valve that immediately contributes tangible operating efficiency advantages, and long-term production and maintenance savings. The MD Series of rotary feeders is...

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Blow-Through Feeder/Airlock Design Ensures Optimal Throughput of Hard-to-Convey Materials in Pneumatic Conveying Applications

Blow-Through Feeder/Airlock Design Ensures Optimal Throughput of Hard-to-Convey Materials in Pneumatic Conveying Applications

CALEDONIA, Ontario, Canada - ACS Valves. The BT Series Blow-Through Feeder/Airlock from ACS Valves is designed to ensure optimal bulk density and throughput of hard-to-convey materials such as fine powders and flakes that, in high-pressure pneumatic conveying applications, can easily over-aerate and reduce material feed efficiency. The BT Series Feeder/Airlock design decreases excess aeration of...

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Rotary Head for Complex Geometries

In many applications, parts that require cleaning will have complex geometries in the design of the part. This becomes a challenge to achieve a clean part due to many angles and areas that can trap contaminants. An example of a common application with complex geometries is cleaning airfoils. These airfoils are typically 3-4 vanes made into a single fabricated piece. The pitch of the blades and...

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Stanchion Collars come in plastic or polished stainless steel.

Stanchion Collars come in plastic or polished stainless steel.

Available in common tube sizes, Stanchion Collars feature hinge design and smooth interior surface for mounting to rail or tube without damage. Countersunk hole accepts screw for attaching items such as ditty box or beverage holder. Supplied in packages of 2, collars eliminate tape and bulky attachment blocks. Typical applications include yachts, boats, RVs, motor homes, and campers. Custom...

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Lift-Lever Pull Handles eliminate CAM resistance issues.

Lift-Lever Pull Handles eliminate CAM resistance issues.

Available with waterproofing, MAKT31M1THA505... Series includes handle sizes that vary from 86-142 mm long and 28-32 mm wide. All are suited for outdoor use or applications in damp/wet climates. Cylindrical lock-type handles can be ordered with or without key option and can be used for both left and right side applications via change of CAM position. Uses include distribution boards/panels,...

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Factory Automation System handles 800 and 1,000 mm pallets.

Factory Automation System handles 800 and 1,000 mm pallets.

Employing low-profile, dual-rail guided pallet change vehicle, single-level FPC 3000 provides end-users and machine tool builders with complete flexible manufacturing system. Flexible Pallet Container (FPC) contains all equipment required for automated pallet storage and handling system and each is designed for a specific type of machine tool. FPC 3000 handles loads to 3,000 kg, heights to 1,800...

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CDM Electronics Now Offers Amphenol PCD Backshells and Accessories

TURNERSVILLE, N.J. - CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor for manufacturers of electronic connectors and cables, now offers the full line of backshells and accessories from worldwide leader Amphenol PCD to meet virtually every application need. CDM Electronics has added a selection of nearly 10,000 Amphenol PCD backshells, adapters, strain reliefs, and other accessories to its...

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Plastic Bushings Are the Backbone of Students' Robot

The 21st annual FIRST-® Robotics Championship came to a close on April 28th in the Edward Jones Dome in St. Louis, MO. More than 30,000 fans, families, educators and industry leaders gathered for the week-long event, which celebrated the engineering and robotics accomplishments of more than 600 student teams from all over the globe. igus-®, a diamond-level sponsor for the organization, donated...

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Saint-Gobain to Showcase Customised Automotive Solutions at Vehicle Dynamics Expo 2012

To help manufacturers enhance efficiency and improve the consumer's driving experience, Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics will showcase its NORGLIDE-® composite bearings and RENCOL-® tolerance rings at the Vehicle Dynamics Expo in Stuttgart, Germany, 12-14 June 2012 in Hall 1, booth V1165. Saint-Gobain's NORGLIDE-® range has been developed to enhance friction control in automotive mechanisms,...

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Analog Devices to Demonstrate Analog Signal Chain, Reference Designs and Data Converter Compatibility with Xilinx FPGAs at Avnet's X-fest 2012

NORWOOD, Mass.--Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI) is demonstrating a variety of applications showing analog signal chains, reference designs and A/D and D/A converter compatibility with Xilinx, Inc. (NASDAQ: XLNX) FPGAs (field-programmable gate array) at Avnet's (NYSE: AVT) X-fest 2012. X-fest is a series of free, full-day educational seminars for embedded systems engineers and covers...

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