Mechanical Components and Assemblies

O-Rings resist corrosion match application requirements.

O-Rings resist corrosion match application requirements.

Made from perfluoroelastomer, Viton-®, neoprene, nitrile, EPDM, solid and cellular urethane or silicone, and santoprene, custom fabricated O-rings can be spliced, vulcanized, and supplied in sizes from 1/32 - 48 in. I.D. with 1/16 - -¼ in. cross sections, depending upon material and construction. They are available in hardness from supersoft to 90 Durometer. Applications include wide range of...

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Mini Dual-Sided Instrument Housing is explosion proof.

Mini Dual-Sided Instrument Housing is explosion proof.

With only 2-¼ in. internal dia, XDHI mini dual-sided instrument housing can accommodate miniature instrumentation or control devices. UL, cUL, and ATEX certified product includes back to back chambers separated by 3/16 in. thick dividing wall. Solid or glass covers are available in either standard flat cover or domes version for added depth. Features included are conduit feed-through hubs,...

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DVI Video Extenders are HDTV compatible.

DVI Video Extenders are HDTV compatible.

Designed for computer video graphics, AT-DVI100SR and AT-DVI250SR are capable of extending video signal up to 330 and 825 ft, respectively, while maintaining video resolutions up to 1,920 x 1,200. Units are twisted pair transmitter and receiver modules that transmit stereo audio as well as RS-232 data signals over CAT5/6/7 cables. HDCP compliant extenders feature embedded equalizer, gain, and CTI...

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Plastic Couplings feature UV resistance and RF isolation.

Plastic Couplings feature UV resistance and RF isolation.

Made of engineered polymer with stainless steel fasteners, slit type S50TLC Inch and Metric Couplings are available in sizes 13, 19, and 25, and can replace stainless/aluminum slit type couplings. There is no windup or backlash or any derating for reversing applications. To insure tight fit between shaft and coupling, metal screw-to-metal nut is used. Offered in lengths from .710-1.400 in. with...

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Flexible Coupling accommodates small mounting spaces.

Designed for use in motorboats and yachts, CENTAFLEX-M-127 ensures smooth transmission of torque and propeller thrust. Design limits noise level aboard boat by limiting gear and rigid coupling transmit vibrations as well as structure-borne noise to hull of vessel. Covering torque range up to 250 Nm, this torsionally flexible, zero-backlash coupling eliminates need for components such as spacers...

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Self-Aligning Spherical Bearings Prove Versatile

Self-Aligning Spherical Bearings Prove Versatile

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - August 6, 2009 - igubal-® spherical bearings from igus-® are self-aligning components-rod ends, clevis joints, flange bearings, pivot bearings and pillow blocks-made entirely of high-performance plastics. They are self-lubricating, easy to install and can be used in many different industries and applications A manufacturer of equipment producing Blu-ray discs and...

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Bearings Keep on Rolling with the Wind

Bearings Keep on Rolling with the Wind

The design and selection of suitable rolling bearings for wind turbine rotor shafts and gearboxes is critical in order to ensure a long service life and to minimise maintenance costs, says Dr Steve Lacey, Engineering Manager at Schaeffler UK. For more than 25 years, the Schaeffler Group has designed and produced bearings for wind turbines. Specialist engineers work closely with designers,...

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CGW Offers Surface Conditioning Abrasives Line

CGW Offers Surface Conditioning Abrasives Line

NILES, ILL - August 2009 - CGW-Camel Grinding Wheels has a full line of surface conditioning abrasives designed to quickly prepare work pieces for finishing. CGW's surface conditioning abrasives are made from nonwoven materials impregnated with abrasives for easy removal of materials such as sealants, paints and rust. Consisting of more than 100 products, the surface conditioning line contains EZ...

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Alpha Wire Introduces Portfolio for Packaging Automation

Market-Specific Solution Set Simplifies Specification, Installation, and Use Elizabeth, NJ, August 4, 2009 - Alpha Wire has created a portfolio of high-performance cable for applications in the packaging automation market, including case formers and packers, conveying systems, vacuum packaging, flow wrappers and bagging systems, form fill and seal systems, high-speed bottling, and automated...

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