Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Explosion Proof Enclosures come with bolt-on mounting lugs.

Explosion Proof Enclosures come with bolt-on mounting lugs.

IP66/NEMA 4 rated units are offered with bi-directional mounting lugs that permit vertical or horizontal mounting orientation. Ductile aluminum alloy lugs adapt to irregular surfaces so lug bolts can be tightened without damaging enclosure. Offered as alternative to cast on lugs, certifications include UL Standard 1203, CSA Standard C22.2 No. 30, and ATEX 0539 Ex II 2GD. Additional certifications...

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Shaft Adapters eliminate need for special shafting.

Shaft Adapters eliminate need for special shafting.

Products, with shank and bore/shank concentricity, are available with pin and clamp style hubs. Varieties include inch and metric males to inch and metric females. Adapters eliminate need for custom shafting by converting shafts from metric size to inch size or vice-versa. Gears can be mounted directly onto shaft adapters, eliminating need to have custom journal on shaft or custom bore on gear....

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Indexing Plungers feature plain, unthreaded body.

Indexing Plungers feature plain, unthreaded body.

Steel Indexing Plungers offer maximum heat tolerance of 110°C. Plunger pin is hardened and ground steel while removable knob is matte black, glass filled, reinforced plastic. Threaded spindle version is also offered, which can accommodate different knob or be linked directly to operating mechanism. Plungers are suitable for applications where welding or resin bonding is favored.

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Clamping Handle repositions shaft collars.

Clamping Handle repositions shaft collars.

Grip & Go Clamping Handle replaces clamp screw in clamp-type shaft collars to allow repositioning without wrench. With knurled O.D. for grip, handle is offered in 4-40, 6-32, 8-32, 10-32, 1/4-28, and 5/16-28 English sizes and M-3, 4, 5, and 6 metric sizes. Handle is available in steel, stainless steel, and aluminum, and is suited for making frequent linear adjustments to feed mechanism, adjusting...

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Non-Ball Lead Screws provide quiet operation.

Non-Ball Lead Screws provide quiet operation.

For vertical operation, Non-Ball Lead Screws can be designed to self-lock and prevent back driving, without external brake. They utilize sliding friction between nut and screw to convert rotary input motion to linear output motion. Screws do not need to be hardened, and coating eliminates need for external lubrication. Made from 303 stainless steel, screws range from 1/8 to 15/16 in. diameter,...

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Push On Connector is compatible with M12 thread sensors.

Push On Connector is compatible with M12 thread sensors.

One-piece double ended Micro-Push(TM) M12 connector allows twist-free coupling of control components while providing IP64 protection and vibration resistance. Alignment of arrow on connector with keyway on mating sensor simplifies connection. Suitable for joining large numbers of proximity sensors directly to controllers, connectors are available in straight or right-angled forms and 3 or 4-pole...

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Plastic Containers have attached lids.

Plastic Containers have attached lids.

UniBoxes provide protective packaging in square and rectangular configurations. Available in various sizes, they are suitable for use with tools, office and school supplies, craft materials, and promotional items. Boxes are stackable, reclosable, and reusable. Offered with hanging loops for display purposes, products can also be silk-screened. They are available transparent and in various opaque...

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Vibration-Control Pads suit free-standing machines.

Vibration-Control Pads suit free-standing machines.

PAD-PAK® Vibration Control Pads are prepackaged to provide proper leveling and loading for machines having 4 points of support. Offered in 45 durometer neoprene, for low-frequency applications, and 70 durometer nitrile, for high damping, each set contains 4 base pads and 4 shim leveling pads. Cross pattern on tops and bottoms assures stable, non-slip surface. Sizes range from 2-10 in. sq with...

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Hand Retractable Spring Plungers have knurled handles.

Hand Retractable Spring Plungers have knurled handles.

Available in lock-out or non lock-out versions, plungers' bodies are yellow zinc plated low carbon steel with yellow zinc plated case hardened steel plunger pin. Lock-out types have rest position where product can stay in retracted position. All plungers are offered with or without sealing patch. Stainless steel versions are also available.

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Clamps provide variable-angle positioning.

Clamps provide variable-angle positioning.

Lightweight Positioning Clamps, machined from 6061 bar-stock aluminum, feature up to 90° angle adjustment, for both left and right sides. Detents every 15° provide accurate ratcheting set up. Two sizes are available for capacity up to 2 in.

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