Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Weidmuller Terminal Blocks Receive New Approvals for Thermal Aging and Seismic Qualification

Weidmuller Terminal Blocks Receive New Approvals for Thermal Aging and Seismic Qualification

MARKHAM, ON (May 20, 2009) - Weidmuller announced today that they have secured Seismic approval for several families of their DIN-rail mounted terminal blocks. These include the W (screw clamp), KDKS (screw clamp fuse terminal), P (Push In connection), Z (tension clamp) and AKZ (TS15 screw clamp) series. This further expands Weidmuller's extensive range of DIN-rail mounted terminal blocks that...

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Elastomer Couplings offer custom configurability.

Elastomer Couplings offer custom configurability.

Key features of EKC Coupling Series include single bolt radial clamping hub, star-shaped elastomer element with involute tooth profile, and optimal shore hardness to ensure zero backlash over life of product. Utilizing EKC elostomer coupling provides compensation for small shaft misalignments and oscillation resonance is dampened.

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Large Vacuum Cups handle bulky items.

Large Vacuum Cups handle bulky items.

Available in sizes greater than 15 in., Large Diameter Vacuum Cups fit virtually any type of vacuum equipment used for lifting or pick-and-place of large, bulky, cumbersome, or heavy items. Round, rectangular, and oval-shaped cups are offered. Materials are available to suit most applications, including food grade materials for food handling, high-temperature materials, and anti-static materials...

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Hand Tools feature gold- and chrome-plated finish.

Hand Tools feature gold- and chrome-plated finish.

Made from Protanium® steel, full range of inch, metric, and star tools is available with real 14K gold-plated finish and BriteGuard(TM) chrome-plated finish. Visually striking finish helps users locate tools and identify inch vs. metric models. All tools carry lifetime warranty.

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Matco-Norca Offers a Full Line of Durable, Code Compliant Flexible Rubber Couplings

Matco-Norca Offers a Full Line of Durable, Code Compliant Flexible Rubber Couplings

Brewster, NY, May 22, 2009- Matco-Norca offers a full line of durable Flexible Rubber Couplings for pipe connections used in irrigation applications, sub-soil repair jobs, storm water systems, residential drainage systems and new installations. The company's Flexible Rubber Couplings are strong and leak proof, and comply with ASTM C-1173, CSA B602. They are also UPC NSF 61-9 approved....

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International Polymer Engineering Provides Sensor Covers for Harsh Environments

Increased demand for protection from hazardous environments expands IPE's solutions Tempe, AZ- May 26, 2009 - Spurred by growing customer demand for sensor covers, International Polymer Engineering has announced additional product offerings to its production of PTFE and thermoplastic materials. This expansion complements the company's well-developed extruded polymer offerings, including PTFE...

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Low Temperature Guide Wheels target aerospace industry.

Available in sizes 1-4, DualVee Low Temperature Guide Wheels feature Type 440C stainless steel balls and races, and Type 304 stainless steel retainers with special lubricant formulated to withstand service temperatures from -94 to +230°F. Wheels can also be provided completely dry for applications such as food processing and medical devices. Designed primarily to meet demands in aerospace...

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Siemens Energy to Build Most Environmentally Friendly Gas-Fired Combined Cycle Power Plants in the Netherlands - Total Order Volume Just Under EUR700 Million

Erlangen, Germany, May 26, 2009 - Siemens Energy has secured an order for turnkey construction of a combined cycle power project in the Rotterdam harbor in the Netherlands. Purchaser is Enecogen, a partnership of the Dutch utility Eneco and the Danish utility DONG Energy. The project with an installed capacity of approximately 870 megawatts (MW) is scheduled to go on line in late 2011. The order...

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Locking Devices & Shrink Discs from Ondrives

Locking Devices & Shrink Discs from Ondrives

A high quality range of locking devices and shrink discs is available from precision engineered components specialist, Ondrives Ltd. There are many different types and sizes of locking devices available and are most suitable for a shaft/hub connection. They combine the advantages of a no-play clamped connection that is detachable with a high capacity for torque transmission and minimum structural...

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FAG Spherical Roller Bearings Selected for New Retractable Roof at Wimbledon's Centre Court

FAG Spherical Roller Bearings Selected for New Retractable Roof at Wimbledon's Centre Court

More than 300 FAG spherical roller bearings from Schaeffler (UK) Ltd are providing support for a new retractable roof at Wimbledon's Centre Court. More than 300 spherical roller bearings from Schaeffler UK are playing a vital role in supporting a new retractable roof over the Centre Court, Wimbledon. The roof is designed to open and close in less than 10 minutes and will be unveiled for the first...

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