Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Leadscrew Actuator delivers accurate, repeatable results.
Linear Motion Slides

Leadscrew Actuator delivers accurate, repeatable results.

Utilizing miniature precision anti-backlash screw, low-profile leadscrew actuator offers screw position repeatability of 0.00127 mm and lead accuracy of 0.0006 mm. There are 3 screw leads available, from 0.50-10.85 mm, each with 68 mm stroke. Along with body and carriages made from 6082 T6 aluminum, elements of construction include 303 stainless steel leadscrew with TFE coating, self-lubricating...

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Mounts

Ball Bearings locking device - Torksleeve TSM2

TSM2 offers a mechanical alternative to a conventional mounting of ball bearings to shaft, where assembly time, interchangeability in the field and adjustability is considerably simplified. TSM2 rigidly mounts bearings to shafts, offers infinite axial adjustment, eliminates costly secondary shaft operations, saving production time and cost. The compact and lightweight unit locks in seconds...

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Pallets

Universal Package Systems Now Offering Rental Options on All Reusable Containers

DALE, IN (April 22, 2008) - Universal Package Systems has introduced a new rental program available on its entire line of reusable containers. Terms and conditions are completely negotiable, and are customized for each customer on a case-by-case basis. Short term, long term, buy-back, and rent-to-own programs are all possible financial scenarios. The company offers its customers a single source...

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Forrest Manufacturing's Dampener Disks Eliminate Motor and Blade Vibration
Vibration and Mechanical Dampers

Forrest Manufacturing's Dampener Disks Eliminate Motor and Blade Vibration

Precision Ground Disks Improve Cuts and Reduce Noise CLIFTON, New Jersey, April 24, 2008 - Forrest Manufacturing announced today that its dampener disks are still the best solution for reducing noise and eliminating motor and blade vibration in most table, panel, and radial arm saws. Our dampener disks can actually improve the cut of any blade and reduce noise by 50 percent," said Jay Forrest,...

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Choosing the Right Material for Your Project
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Choosing the Right Material for Your Project

When choosing an appropriate metal material, the range of options is so broad that selecting the correct material for your unique application can be challenging. Different metals have characteristics that can affect weldability, ductility, and formability. Our new eBook outlines the unique properties and applications of popular metals including: Stainless Steel Brass Aluminum Copper Titanium

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Adjustable Locking Collars help position machine components.
Shaft Collars

Adjustable Locking Collars help position machine components.

Offered in aluminum, stainless steel, and carbon steel, threaded retaining ClampNuts are available with AFBMA/ANSI, American National, ISO, Metric, Unified Coarse, Unified Fine, and Unified Constant options. Bore sizes range from 1/8-7Â-¾ in. and 10-200 mm. Plain bore clamp style and split collars, also available, come in 1/8-4 in. and 3-100 mm bore sizes. ClampNuts and collars minimize...

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Motors

Piezo Motor Linear Slide offers speeds up to 8 ips.

Consisting of 4 parts, Model P-653 can replace classical drive elements such as miniaturized motor/lead screw systems or other linear motors. Unit measures 8.0 mm in length with travel range of 2 mm and sub-micron resolution, combined with holding force of 0.15 N. Assembled as unit, moving slider and piezo motor are mounted on PCB driver board requiring 5 Vdc supply. Non-magnetic ceramic motor...

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Collars and Couplings feature integral mounting flanges.
Shaft Couplings

Collars and Couplings feature integral mounting flanges.

Available with plain and tapped holes, Accu-Flange(TM) Collars and Precision Sleeve Flange Couplings enable user to attach components such as pulleys and cams. Collars are machineable and couplings have solid center section for close tolerance fit on ground shafting. Supplied with standard keyway, both are available with Â-½-1 ½ in. bores in SS, steel, and aluminum and will not mar...

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Couplings (Fittings)

Hydraulic Hose/Couplings handle pressures up to 6,000 psi.

Featuring tight crimp seal and rugged corrosion resistance, Spiral Hose and Couplings include precision machined internal ferrule that crimps and tightly locks into any type of spiral hose for secure, leak-proof fit. Finished with RoHS compliant trivalent Chromium-6 free process, units are available in 550 standard sizes and end configurations including JIC, O-ring, Pipe, Metric, and are intended...

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Ball Bushing Bearings feature all steel construction.
Bearings

Ball Bushing Bearings feature all steel construction.

Suited for operation in temperatures up to 600Â-ºF, Thomson Stainless Steel A Ball Bushing® bearings deliver travel speeds up to 10 fps and accelerations to 450 fps², without use of derating factors. They have coefficient of friction as low as 0.001 that allows machine builders to use small motors, belts, gears, and ball screws in their machines when replacing high friction,...

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Keypad Covers feature peel and stick design.
Covers

Keypad Covers feature peel and stick design.

Available for DV-I series, DV-II series, CAP series, DV-III series, YR-1, VTE series, and AST-300SY touch screen controller models, Protective Keypad Covers protect against dirt, scratches, spillage, and dust. Clear, flexible covers are suited for instruments with multiple users and for busy, high traffic work areas.

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