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...Read More »
Super Precision Bearings Guarantee Accuracy and Flexibility of Surgical and Robot Articulated Arms
Trevor Morris, Product Engineering Manager at The Barden Corporation (UK) Limited, discusses how super precision bearings are helping to guarantee the accuracy and flexibility of the latest articulated arms used in surgical and industrial robotics. A wide range of measurement and inspection systems, industrial robots and medical equipment now use flexible arms to provide the degree of movement...Read More »
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...Read More »
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...Read More »
You're Gonna Need a Bigger Boot
Learn about sealing boot types and applications in marine environments.Read More »
Miniature Beam Couplings cover peak torque of 0.62-0.9 Nm.
Available with OD of 9.5 and 12.7 mm and bore dia of 3 mm, P-series beam couplings are made from single piece of aluminum or stainless steel with overlapping spiral cuts. They are offered in set screw style or clamp-style versions, which have zero-backlash and can accommodate angular misalignment of up to 3-Read More »
Rod End and Spherical Bearings suit aerospace applications.
Self-lubricating and PTFE-lined, rod end bearings and spherical bearings operate within -65 to +325-Read More »
Safety Overload Couplings offer minimized response time.
Safety overload couplings feature minimal response times, resulting in nearly instant torque break, ensuring safety of personnel working on fitted machines. They are insensitive to thermal fluctuations and contact with any lubricants. Also, units include compensation of misalignments, high torsional stiffness without restoring forces, and backlash-free torque transmission. Version with spider...Read More »
Electromechanical Actuators come in various styles, sizes.
Offered in hollow shaft designs, FHA series miniature AC servo rotary actuators exhibit zero backlash and are optimized for accuracy, response time, and vacuum compatibility. Super-mini, high-powered RH series DC servo rotary actuators provide precision motion control and high torque capacity. Tach-generator and/or encoder are directly mounted onto motor shaft. Also available, LA Series compact...Read More »
Innovative Design Solutions 'Making the Impossible...Possible'
Servometer-® / PMG, LLC designs and manufactures precision, electrodeposited nickel bellows, bellows assemblies, flexible shaft couplings, electrical contacts and lightweight, structurally rigid electroforms. Servometer custom designed miniature nickel alloy metal bellows can be made as small as .020 inch (.5 mm) in diameter and still retain full sensitivity and flexibility. Seamless and...Read More »
Rosan Fastener Products for Harsh Environments
A complete range of fasteners; bolts, screws, nuts, pins and electronic hardware are available from Fastener Dimensions extensive inventory. As a qualified preferred supplier with certified ISO 9002 - A6645 standards Fastener Dimensions prides themselves as a unique resource for aerospace and aircraft fasteners, supplying US government approved and mil spec numbers; AN3 thru AN163400, MA2528 thru...Read More »
Standex Engraving Mold-Tech Offers Nickel Shell Capabilities on a Global Scale
Standex Engraving Mold-Tech is the premier, global supplier for mold texturing and surface finishing. With a full range of services, Standex Engraving Mold-Tech is also the only nickel shell supplier producing in three global locations. See our video to learn more.Read More »