Shafts (Shafting)

Aluminum Shafting provides lightweight linear motion solution.
Shafts (Shafting)

Aluminum Shafting provides lightweight linear motion solution.

Available in sizes from 0.25-1.0 in. and lengths up to 120 in., Ultra Light Aluminum LinearRaceÂ-® Shafting is constructed of 6061-T6 aluminum with HRC 70 hard anodized finish. Non-magnetic, corrosion-resistant material is suited for medical imaging applications and washdown and submerged environments. It can be combined with FluoroNylinerÂ-® Bushing bearings, to withstand heavy loads, as...

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Ondrives Gears Forward

A commercial and precision gear range is the latest addition to Ondrives' extensive product portfolio, further enhancing their newly launched power transmission series, states Marketing Manager, Amanda Laughton. The array of products offered broadly consists of bevel gears, worms & wheels, anti-backlash wormwheels, internal gears, anti-backlash gears, both parallel & crossed helical gears, spur...

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Energy Efficient Balancer Shaft Leads to Fuel Savings on Mercedes-Benz Engine
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Energy Efficient Balancer Shaft Leads to Fuel Savings on Mercedes-Benz Engine

14th January 2009 The Schaeffler Group has now commenced volume production of its INA lightweight balancer shaft for the new Mercedes-Benz OM 651 high performance diesel engine, leading to a valuable reduction in fuel consumption. The Schaeffler Group has now started volume production of its INA lightweight balancer shaft and rolling bearing assembly for the new Mercedes-Benz OM 651, a 2.2 litre,...

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Custom Lightweight Carbon Fiber Core Shafts
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Custom Lightweight Carbon Fiber Core Shafts

NimCor's composite core shafts are engineered for exact performance. (Nashua, NH) - NimCor's carbon fiber core shafts are custom engineered for optimum performance within each application. Winding configurations, fiber modulus ratings, composite resins and curing cycles for each shaft are all controlled within NimCor's ISO-certified winding operation. Carbon fiber and fiberglass tubes are...

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Linear Bearings Prove Invaluable for Leading Drill Manufacturer

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - May 15, 2008 - igus-® Inc. today announced that DeepRock, one of the world's leading manufacturers of portable drilling rigs, uses DryLin-® linear bearings on a unique automatic rod handling system. The machine-known as Otto -is designed to eliminate the need for winches and excessive manpower during the drilling process. DryLin R linear bearings, along with igus' DryLin...

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Convertech's Air Roll Lock Differential Shaft Ensures More Consistent Winding, and Roll Hardness, with Multiple Width Rolls on the Same Shaft
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Convertech's Air Roll Lock Differential Shaft Ensures More Consistent Winding, and Roll Hardness, with Multiple Width Rolls on the Same Shaft

WHARTON, New Jersey - April 25th, 2008 - Convertech's GlideLock(TM) clutched rollers surpass competitors products by providing an internal slip mechanism to control tensions from .15PLI. Now able to slit widths down to Â-½ inch, Convertech's differential shaft gives converters a better option for slipped core winding. The combination of Convertech's GlideLock(TM) clutched rollers, and...

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Stainless Steel Spline Shafts handles light/moderate loads.
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Stainless Steel Spline Shafts handles light/moderate loads.

KerkÂ-® Spline Shaft Series can be manufactured in 304 stainless steel on SS2-SS8 Series spline shafts, which range from 1/8-Â-½ in. dia and include full range of bushing options. To eliminate need for external lubrication and maintenance, entire spline shaft series includes low-friction KerkoteÂ-® TFE coating and is available with any combination of basic or anti-backlash bushing;...

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Custom Fiber Air Shafts for Custom Converting Machinery
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Custom Fiber Air Shafts for Custom Converting Machinery

Where can an OEM of custom converting machinery go for lightweight air shafts that meet the challenges of handling extra-long, extra-heavy rolls? That's exactly the situation that led Premier Paper Converting Machinery to tap the custom carbon fiber winding capabilities of NimCor, Inc., a nationally known producer of both conventional and carbon fiber air shafts. Premier Paper Converting...

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Miniature Spline Shafts do not require external lubrication.
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Miniature Spline Shafts do not require external lubrication.

Featuring .125 in. OD, SS 2 Spline Shaft series is designed for light- to moderate-load applications where low friction and extended life are critical considerations. Assembly consists of solid steel or aluminum spline shaft, treated with low-friction Kerkote-® TFE coating, coupled with plain or thread-mount bushings. To adapt to any required format, custom machining of bushing and spline shaft...

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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine
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Cut and Bevel Pipe up to 63" Diameter with a Single Lightweight, Portable Machine

CS Unitec is a leader in power tools designed for industrial applications, with products that set the standard for robust performance and industry-leading reliability. Adding to our long list of innovation is a new line of pipe cutting machines. For cutting and beveling pipe up to 2" in thickness and diameters from 12" to 63", no other cutting system comes close. See our video to learn more.

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