Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Switch Boots are offered with unlimited color choices.

NEMA 4X/6P and IEC IP66/IP68 sealing boots, available through Spectrum Color Program, are offered in toggle, pushbutton, rotary, and rocker actuator styles. With silicone rubber bonded onto exterior of switch mounting nut to achieve 100% color coverage, boots can be supplied in any color to match specific panel color or indicate desired equipment function. Stainless-steel armored boots are also...

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Audio Subsystem features both digital and analog inputs.

LM4934 BoomerÂ-® stereo audio subsystem integrates audio amplifiers, volume control, mixer, power management control, and 3D stereo sound-enhancement technology into 3.3 x 3.9 mm, 42-bump micro SMDxt package. Unit offers I2S digital and 3 analog inputs, multiplexer IC, 25 mW mono earpiece output, and separate line out to drive external audio devices. LM4934 routes and mixes stereo and mono...

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Abrasive Grinding Wheels suit stainless applications.

Abrasive Grinding Wheels suit stainless applications.

Charger(TM) Plus depressed center wheels feature blend of zirconia alumina and aluminum oxide abrasives that facilitate cutting and grinding of stainless steels. Available in Â-¼ and 1/8 in. thickness, wheels produce smooth grinding action that helps reduce operator fatigue. Clean bond contains no sulfur, iron, or chlorine, eliminating opportunity for contamination. Available products include...

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Couplings tolerate temperatures to 300-

Available in beam, Oldham, mini-jaw, bellows, mini-soft, mini-disc, and curved jaw styles, motion control couplings provide transfer of motion between 2 rotating shafts, compensating for parallel, angular, and axial misalignments. GS Curved Jaw mini-coupling with max 31,800 rpm is suited for high-speed operations, while Bellows Clamp coupling addresses higher torque and bore capacities. They are...

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T-Handles feature hard chrome finish blade.

Designed to maximize comfort, Soft Grip Dual Drive Ball End Hex T-handles are offered in inch and metric sizes. Molded on handles provide full T-handle grip and through-the-handle side torque drive. When using side blade, supporting hand on handle produces additional stability, preventing blade from slipping out of screw head. Integrated side blade is useful when loosening or tightening screws...

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Intensifier Pump features extended-life hydraulic system.

Rated for 60,000 psi, 50 hp Model iP60-50 includes non-contact wet electronic stroke sensor that replaces contact actuator/proximity sensor combination. Piston/plunger design requires only one tool for maintenance, and intensifier assembly can be assembled with standard tools. Pump provides access for all service and maintenance and can be serviced in-house.

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Leadscrew Assemblies provide axial system stiffness.

Manufactured from 303 stainless steel, acme leadscrews are available in diameters ranging from .1875-.375 in. with optional Black Ice(TM) PFTE coating that eliminates flaking. Anti-backlash nuts are manufactured from self-lubricating polyacetal that, when combined with stainless steel leadscrews, provides low drag torque and smooth operation throughout life of assembly. Nuts are available with...

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Iglide G300 and Iglide M250 Plastic Bearings Make Moving Camera Shots Possible

EZ FX uses igus bearings in camera jibs EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - January 19, 2006 - Igus-® Inc., the leading developer of Energy Chain Systems-®, Chainflex-® continuous-flex cables and iglide-® plastic bearings, announced today that EZ FX, a company that provides versatile, user-friendly and cost-effective camera jibs to the film and video production industries, is using iglide G300 and iglide...

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Flowserve Seal Solves Bioreactor Problems

Custom-engineered solution maintains sterility and cleanability in a mammalian bioreactor by enforcing seal integrity When Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. purchased a new mammalian bioreactor skid, it had the same high expectations that surround any major process improvement. But during initial start-up, it became apparent that the vessel would not maintain sterility reliably, due in part to the...

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