Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Safety Catchers Protect Shutter Operation on Spallation Neutron Source at Oak Ridge

Safety Catchers Protect Shutter Operation on Spallation Neutron Source at Oak Ridge

At Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) in Tennessee, a unique solution was needed to maintain position integrity on a series of massive shutters, used to control the flow of neutrons of the Spallation Neutron Source (SNS). This neutron delivery system consists of eighteen 30T and 50T shutters, raised and lowered vertically, 20 and 30 respectively, by stainless steel hydraulic cylinders. The...

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Compact Dual Pedestal Reel withstands heavy vibration.

Tested to mil-spec standards, DP7000 Series features 2-piece, non-welded, interlocking base that will not vibrate apart. Steel-formed and stamped base design, able to withstand heavy vibration, makes this reel suited for vehicle-mounted applications. It accommodates up to 50 ft of -½ in. ID hose.

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AdvancedTCA Handle provides 2-step latching feature.

Supplied as one-piece, zinc-cast assembly, G2 ATCA Handle incorporates slide-motion button to latch handle shut and to activate optional micro-switch. In closed position, handle is flush against panel to protect against inadvertent opening. Moving sliding button activates micro-switch and unlatches handle so that it pivots out and presents itself to operator for removal. With solid click shut,...

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Custom Isolators come in semi-rigid and flexible versions.

Able to be set up in any conditioned environment, custom-fabricated isolators are secure solutions that may be used for animal quarantine, housing and production of immunodeficient animals, and maintenance of foundation colonies of genetically-modified animals. Semi-rigid models include 3 ft (right- and left-handed) cube and 8 ft isolators, and 6 ft flexible film isolator is also available. All...

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Siemens to Supply Key Technology for Clean Power Generation in U.S.

Siemens Power Generation (PG) has recently been awarded a major contract to supply key equipment for a new coal-fired power station in West Virginia. By using the most advanced technologies, with ultra-supercritical steam conditions, the project will be one of the cleanest and most efficient coal-fired power plants in the United States. The purchaser is Longview, Power LLC (Longview), a...

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Exar Introduces Industry-First Dual Channel Devices: An I2C/SPI UART and RS-232 Transceiver Combination, and a Low-Voltage 1.8V I2C/SPI UART

Eleventh and Twelfth Industry-First Devices Reaffirms Company's Continuing Focus on Technology Innovation FREMONT, Calif., Feb. 12 /- Exar Corporation (NASDAQ:EXAR), a leading provider of high-performance, mixed-signal silicon solutions for the worldwide communications infrastructure introduced two industry-first dual channel devices: I2C/SPI UART integrated with RS-232 transceivers (XR20V2172),...

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Temperature Control Enclosures protect wide range of devices.

Heated Polycarbonate Enclosures shield keypads, annunciators, and other electronic products from vandalism, accidental damage, as well as weather, dirt, dust, and grime. Units are designed to maintain temperature above freezing and offer choice of 12, 16.5, or 24 V with 3 thermostats. Featuring 5.5 x 7.5 in. internal clearance, they come with external thumb lock or key lock and offer 2 enclosed...

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Inpro/Seal Conveyor Idler Bearing Isolator Increases Productivity, Reliability and Safety While Reducing Maintenance, Downtime And Power Consumption, Now with MSHA Recognition

ROCK ISLAND, IL. Feb. 5, 2007 - Inpro/Seal Company, the Rock Island, IL, based manufacturer of bearing isolators has announced that the Mine Safety and Health Administration (MSHA) has recognized their Belt Conveyor Idler/Roller Bearing Isolator, assigned it tag #AP2007-93304 and posted it on their website- www.msha.gov The Mission Of The MSHA Part of the U.S. Department of Labor, the Mine Safety...

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Linear Drive Travel Length Adjusts Automatically On-the-Fly - Without Electronic Controls or Programming

Linear Drive Travel Length Adjusts Automatically On-the-Fly - Without Electronic Controls or Programming

Aston, PA, February 2007 - A reciprocating linear motion assembly from Amacoil/Uhing enables automatic increase or decrease of the travel distance on-the-fly without requiring programming or electronic controls. Actuated as the drive moves, a mechanical mechanism on the assembly ratchets the end stops farther apart or closer together in specific increments which are set using a dial. As the end...

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ZR Series Rodless Toothed Belt Cylinders Ideal for Harsh, Dirty Environments.

ZR Series Rodless Toothed Belt Cylinders Ideal for Harsh, Dirty Environments.

The ZR Series of Rodless toothed belt cylinders from AIRTEC Pneumatics, Inc. (Addison, IL) features a completely enclosed sealing system which prevents contaminants from entering the pressure chamber, greatly extending cylinder life. Additionally the patented toothed belt design allows you to synchronize two or more cylinders via output shafts. With the addition of a brake and encoder you can...

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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards
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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards

Alan Manufacturing has a long history of developing innovative solutions for HVAC applications. With over 1,000 product designs under our belt, we have gained a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC dampers, hardware, duct supports, zone control systems, and much more. Adding to this extensive list of achievements we now announce the release of our new line of Fresh Air Intake products. Designed to meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards, they are the most robust and high-performance product of their kind. See our video to learn more.

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