Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Controls and Controllers

Exponent Introduces FIPS201 Sleeve for ID Cards

MENLO PARK, Calif., Feb. 27 // -- Exponent Inc. (NASDAQ:EXPO) today announced that its Electromagnetically Opaque Sleeve has been added to the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) 201 approved products list. Beginning October 27, 2006, in accordance with the FIPS201 standard, U.S. Government agencies were required to begin providing a new and more secure identification credential to...

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Controls and Controllers

Enterprise Strategy Group Praises ATTO's ExpressSAS RAID Controllers for Market-Leading Performance, Features and Affordability

AMHERST, NEW YORK - February 21, 2007 -- ATTO Technology, Inc., global leader of storage connectivity and infrastructure solutions for data-intensive computing environments, has been cited as well armed to win battles in the emerging SAS market" on the strength of its Express(TM) RAID controller products, according to a new product brief by the Enterprise Strategy Group, a leading information...

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National Semiconductor Introduces Lowest-Power, Easy-to-Use Cable Extender Chipset
Cable Extenders

National Semiconductor Introduces Lowest-Power, Easy-to-Use Cable Extender Chipset

Proprietary BiCMOS Technology Enables Data Transfers Over a Wide Range of Cables Up to 400 Meters SANTA CLARA, Calif. - February 26, 2007 - National Semiconductor Corporation (NYSE:NSM), a leading supplier of high-performance analog signal-path products, today introduced the industry's lowest power cable extender chipset that boosts the reach of 0.15 Gbps to 1.5 Gbps LVDS, LVPECL, and CML signals...

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Linear Motion Slides feature 303 stainless construction.
Slides

Linear Motion Slides feature 303 stainless construction.

Providing linear stroke up to 136 in. and standard repeatability within ±.002 in., SEAL Slides are FDA/USDA compliant and feature FDA/USDA compliant linear bearings with PTFE self lube liners. Teflon® rotary seals prevent material from entering ball screw/journal area. Suitable for caustic washdown, slides have pass through design that minimizes debris collection areas or inclusion...

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Plain Bearings (Bushings)

Composite Bearings feature locking collar for secure fit.

Marathon® Composite Mounted Bearing Units are available with locking collar that promotes contact between bearings and shaft to provide fit resistant to slippage. Used in applications that have constant direction of rotation or experience frequent starts and stops, units incorporate corrosion-resistant insert bearings protected with ZMaRC® coating, double rubber lip seals, and...

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Bearings

Pump Bearings meet high thrust demands of ANSI style pumps.

Featuring double-row bearing design and contact angle of 40°, 3300 DNR Series is suited for pump applications characterized by high axial loads, high operating temperatures, and vibration. Machined brass cage helps optimize performance in heavy-duty and poorly lubricated conditions. Standard axial and internal clearance ranges promote load-sharing between 2 rows of balls for cooler...

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Miscellaneous Pads

Hypercom Releases the Industry's First Universal Contactless PIN Pad; Touchscreen Device Also Accepts EMV & Mag Stripe Cards, Offers WiFi Option

Enables Rapid PIN & Contactless Rollout with Multiple Terminal & ECR Brands PARIS-CARTES 2006 - Hypercom Corporation (NYSE: HYC) today announced the availability of the new P4100 PIN Pad, the first PIN entry device that includes a choice of contactless, EMV smart card or magnetic stripe payments, a touchscreen display, and a vendor-agnostic architecture enabling integration with Hypercom,...

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Electrical Box Extender/Insulator corrects setbacks.
Extenders

Electrical Box Extender/Insulator corrects setbacks.

Models BXE-100/200/300 feature continuous, smooth, nonmetallic side walls that completely enclose devices, creating insulating barrier between them and their respective metal boxes. Extender does not interfere with wiring, so no trimming is required. Mounted completely flush with wall, products fit most metallic or nonmetallic electrical boxes and accommodate GFCIs. While BXE-100 and BXE-200...

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Housings

JAZO Cuts Design Time for Outdoor Transformer Housings from 3 Weeks to 1 Day Using Pro/ENGINEER and EFD.Pro

(March 13, 2007) - JAZO Zevenaar B.V. used a combination of Pro/ENGINEER from Parametric Technology Corporation (PTC) and EFD.Pro from Flomerics to cut 20 days from their design cycle for four new weatherproof, outdoor transformer housings. "The combination of Pro/ENGINEER for solid modeling and EFD.Pro for airflow analysis allows us to test our louvers for form, fit and function effortlessly,"...

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Sleeves eliminate need to rework worn and damaged shafts.
Shaft Sleeves

Sleeves eliminate need to rework worn and damaged shafts.

Offering corrosion resistance, stainless steel Speedi-Sleeves® exhibit surface roughness of 0.25-0.51 mm. Units mount by pressing them over damaged shaft surface and do not require power tools or heating. Shafts up to 8.000 in. dia can be equipped with standard models, while shafts with diameters up to 45.000 in. can use LDSLV chrome-plated, carbon steel sleeves. Speedi-Sleeve Gold version...

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