Thomson Glide Screw(TM) is a "Golden Mousetrap" Awards Winner
Lead Screws and Nuts

Thomson Glide Screw(TM) is a "Golden Mousetrap" Awards Winner

WOOD DALE, ILÂ- – The innovative Glide Screw from Thomson Industries, Inc. has won the Design News 2013 “Golden Mousetrap” Award in the Automation and Control Motors and Mechanical Motion Devices category. The awards showcase the best new products and celebrate people who are leading and invigorating design, engineering and manufacturing in North America. Announced on February 11th...

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Thomson Glide Screw(TM) Selected as "Golden Mousetrap" Awards Finalist
Linear Bearings

Thomson Glide Screw(TM) Selected as "Golden Mousetrap" Awards Finalist

WOOD DALE, ILÂ- – The innovative design of the Glide Screw™ from Thomson Industries, Inc.,  a leading manufacturer of linear motion products, has been recognized by the judges in the Design News 2013 Golden Mousetrap" Awards. These awards showcase the best new products and celebrate people who are leading and invigorating design, engineering and manufacturing in North...

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Sefl-Clinching Fasteners install in stainless steel sheets.
Captive Screws

Sefl-Clinching Fasteners install in stainless steel sheets.

Designed to install permanently into stainless steel sheets as thin as .030 in., PEM Stainless Self-Clinching Fasteners enable lighter designs by minimizingÂ- hardware parts count. Product line includes fasteners integrating captive screws for tool-only access to stainless assemblies; through-hole threaded and blind threaded standoffs; non-locking and self-locking floating nuts; fasteners...

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Steel Set Screws with Retaining Magnet come in metric sizes.
Set Screws

Steel Set Screws with Retaining Magnet come in metric sizes.

Made of steel withÂ- zinc-plated, blue-passivated finish, GN 913.6 set screws incorporate retaining magnet element of Neodymium, iron, and boron NdFeB (ND type). These RoHS-compliant, shielded magnetic assemblies are offered with thread diameters from M6–M16 and thread lengths from 12–80 mm. Nominal retaining magnet pulling forces range from 2.5–35 N. One possible use for these...

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Ball Screws and Nuts

Beaver Aerospace & Defense Selected by Parker Aerospace

Beaver will utilize high-strength stainless steel for ball screw and ball nut to minimize corrosion Livonia, Michigan — Beaver Aerospace Defense, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries (PSI) and global leader in the design and manufacturing of custom ball screws and broad-range actuation technologies, announced two new contracts today with Parker Aerospace, a business segment of...

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Lead Screws and Nuts

LSI Lead Screw Repair and Replacement

LSI designs and repairs all styles of lead screw assemblies at the modern ISO 9001-2008 certified facility located in Traverse City, MI. LSI works directly with you to reload or rebuild your ball, lead or acme screw assemblies. Our emergency 24-hour repair service and short lead-time for repairs helps keep production down time to a minimum. Level 1 Reload: Each screw is assessed to determine if...

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SDP Now Carries Acme Lead Screws and Nuts
Lead Screws and Nuts

SDP Now Carries Acme Lead Screws and Nuts

New Hyde Park, NY – Stock Drive Products (ISO 9001 Registered Manufacturer) now carries all former Techno, Inc. stock of Acme lead screws and nuts.Â-  The lead screw selection is vast, with many different diameters, lengths, and number of starts available, as well as left-hand threads for certain sizes.  The nuts come in several different materials and styles, including...

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PEM® Type PFC4(TM) Self-Clinching Captive Panel Screws Install Permanently Into Stainless Steel Assemblies
Captive Screws

PEM® Type PFC4(TM) Self-Clinching Captive Panel Screws Install Permanently Into Stainless Steel Assemblies

PEM® Type PFC4™ self-clinching captive panel screws introduce fastener solutions engineered to install permanently and reliably into stainless steel assemblies.Â-  They can be specified for use in stainless sheets as thin as .060 /1.53mm with hardness up to HRB 88 on the Rockwell "B" scale.  Their integrated captive screw in a spring-loaded assembly reduces loose hardware and...

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Captive Screws

Self-Clinching Captive Panel Screws install in stainless steel.

Engineered forÂ- permanent installation in stainless steel assemblies, PEM® Type PFC4™Ã‚ fasteners comply with UL 60950 access standards. Integrated captive screw in spring-loaded assembly reduces loose hardware, and fully recessed heads in fastened position allow tool-only access. Able to be specified for use in stainless sheets as thin as .060 in. with...

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Thomson Recognized as 2013 Control Design Reader's Choice
Lead Screws and Nuts

Thomson Recognized as 2013 Control Design Reader's Choice

Awards recognize Thomson for excellence in the Ball Screw/Lead Screw and Linear Actuator/Slide/Guide technology categories WOOD DALE, IL – Thomson has been recognized by Control Design magazine as the 2013 Reader's Choice for technology excellence in the Ball Screw/Lead Screw and Linear Motion Actuator/Slide/Guide categories. Thomson Received 34% of reader's votes in the Ball Screw/Lead Screw...

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