Shims

Shims

Inflatable Shim supports up to 300 lb.

Spanning gaps from 3/32 to 2 ½ in., AirShim Inflatable Pry Bar and Leveling Tool allows single installer to position and hold items in place. Contractor-grade inflatable bag offers one-handed operation using squeeze pump and precise bleeder valve, letting user raise and lower to perfect alignments. With no-scuff cover, AirShim is suited for installing appliances, beams, cabinets, doors,...

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Spacers

SPIROL Receives Nadcap Reaccreditation for Nonconventional Machining and Laser Beam Machining

Stow, OH – SPIROL International Corporation is proud to announce reaccreditation by the Performance Review Institute (PRI) for meeting the stringent audit criteria requirements of Nadcap Nonconventional Machining as well as Laser Beam Machining (LBM). SPIROL is certified to the Aerospace standard AS9100 Revision C. However, many of the most demanding companies in the world, such as those in the...

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Boker's Complimentary Sample Pack Demonstrates Company's Broad Variety of Washers, Spacers and Shims
Spacers

Boker's Complimentary Sample Pack Demonstrates Company's Broad Variety of Washers, Spacers and Shims

Minneapolis, MN-March 16, 2009-Boker's, Inc., a manufacturer of washers, spacers, and metal stampings for 90 years, is offering a free sample pack featuring selections from their extensive line of products. Samples include washers chosen from the company's 23,000 non-standard washer and spacer sizes and 2,000 material options. Boker's washers and spacers are available with outside diameters from...

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Miscellaneous Fixtures

P&S Shim-Lock Wins Innovation Award

Syracuse, NY, October 25, 2007 - Electrical Contracting Products magazine recognized Pass & Seymour/Legrand (P&S), a leading manufacturer of electrical wiring devices and home systems, as a 2007 INNOVATION Award Winner. P&S's Shim-Lock won in the award category for Electrical Fixtures, Small." The prestigious program recognizes outstanding companies whose products or services have best responded...

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Copper Infiltration Using Wrought Wire Infiltrant - Process and Productivity Improvements for Automotive Components
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Copper Infiltration Using Wrought Wire Infiltrant - Process and Productivity Improvements for Automotive Components

For the past 60 years, the use of copper infiltration on ferrous metals in powder metallurgy has been a popular method for manufacturing high performance components. Recently, a new twist on an old idea has been developed in the form of a new wrought copper alloy wire. With excellent infiltration response as well as the ability to improve numerous physical and mechanical properties of ferrous materials, this new technology presents many advantages for PM processing and production. In this comprehensive white paper, you will explore all you need to know about this material, including an in-depth look at its chemical and physical properties. Using automotive components as examples, the white paper examines the benefits of this new form of copper infiltration compared to more traditional infiltration methods. Download now, and discover if this new technology is the solution for your high performance component application.

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Electrical Mount eliminates floating device installations.
Electrical Equipment

Electrical Mount eliminates floating device installations.

Designed to mount devices flush in oversized drywall, tile, and panel wall applications, Shim-lock fastens onto screw in mounting slot of electrical wiring device or lighting control strap. Once screw is tightened to desired depth, Shim-lock's tabs lock it in place. Made of steel with heat-treated finish and clear zinc chromate plating, product is 0.31 in. in length with #6 screw opening and...

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Adhesive Shims protect pre-hung doors during shipping.
Shims

Adhesive Shims protect pre-hung doors during shipping.

Ship n' Safe(TM) adhesive-coated chipboard shims, placed in door jam prior to shipping, prevent door from opening during transporting or installation on job site. Adhesive holds door securely closed, yet removes without scratching or leaving residue behind. Shims measure 1 in.² and are available in 1/32, 1/16, and 1/8 in. thicknesses. They are sold individually or in cut-in strips of 6 pieces.

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Shims

Branded Shim facilitates product identification.

Branded Shim solves problems related to product identification and storage. Shim stock is branded with material type, thickness, and width allowing identification regardless of product packaging condition or location. Lot number is printed on each piece to give users true traceability.

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Shim Kits help maintain gap settings on crushers.
Shims

Shim Kits help maintain gap settings on crushers.

Hydraulic Shim Kits include lift bridge weldments and hydraulic cylinders for both front and rear apron assemblies. Three-spool control valve actuates housing cylinders or apron cylinders. Counterbalance valves on both cylinders are provided for added safety should one hydraulic line fail. All necessary hoses and fittings are included.

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Die Shims adjust die button height.
Shims

Die Shims adjust die button height.

Die Button Shims allow users of sharpened die buttons to compensate for removal of metal on cutting surface, and quickly and easily adjust height of die buttons. Shims are offered in 0.005 and 0.015 in. thicknesses for button sizes of 1/4, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, 1/2, 5/8, 3/4, 7/8, and 1 in. Made of hardened steel, they maintain precision thickness under heavy pressure. Shims are sold in 50 piece...

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Plastic Arbor Shims are color coded.
Shims

Plastic Arbor Shims are color coded.

Plastic Arbor Shims, for light- to medium-duty spacing, are non-conductive, non-marring, and non-magnetic. They resist oil and corrosion, and are suitable for spacing of milling cutters, gang cutters, saws, and grinding tools. Offered in 13 different thicknesses and in 12 I.D. and O.D. combinations, shims from .001 to .005 in. thick are made from polyester material, and shims from .0075 to .030...

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Vector Sports Training Ball Offers Visible Point of Contact

Our goal is to help every athlete derive maximum enjoyment from their sport and become a better player. We offer a line of innovative training tools that combine cutting-edge technology and out of the box thinking to deliver an unbeatable competitive advantage. The Vector Sports Training Ball is just another example of our commitment to innovation. To learn how the Vector is helping ballplayers everywhere, see our video.

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