JW Winco Introduces Leveling Feet in Hygienic Design, with Mounting Holes

JW Winco, Inc., A Ganter Company, announced it now offers GN 20 Leveling Feet in Hygienic Design, with mounting holes. These hygienic leveling feet with mounting holes are certified according to European Hygienic Engineering and Design Group guidelines, making them ideal for use in hygienic applications, as the bottom seal protects the area beneath the

PEM® FHL™ and FHLS™ Self-Clinching Flush-Head Studs for Thin Metal Sheets Feature Low-Displacement Head Design Enabling Close-to-Edge Installation

EM® FHL™ and FHLS™ self-clinching flush-head studs from PennEngineering® feature a unique low-displacement head design enabling close-to-edge installation of the fasteners in thin metal sheets. The studs provide ideal attachment solutions compared with weld studs and other conventional hardware by promoting easier and cleaner installation with fewer production steps and more reliable performance in service.

Solar Atmospheres of Western PA Adds A New Climate Controlled Room

After surviving one of the hottest and most humid summer seasons on record, Solar Atmospheres of Western PA decided to construct a climate-controlled environment for the daily operation of its all-metal hot zoned vacuum furnace. The critical climate within this room is controlled utilizing a high quality HVAC system and is equipped with dehumidifiers and

PEM® VariMount® Fastening System Enables Use of Self-Clinching Fasteners

The PEM® VariMount® fastening system from PennEngineering® enables the use of PEM® self-clinching fasteners for attachment applications in composites, plastics, metal, and any rigid material or panel. The system integrates a self-clinching nut, stud, or standoff pre-installed permanently into a steel or stainless steel base plate. The base plate with multiple radial holes effectively becomes

Contactless Thumbwheel Roller Works in Joysticks and Industrial HMIs

Curtiss-Wright Industrial division has announced the launch of the JC050, a Hall-effect thumbwheel roller that is suitable for integration within joystick hand-grips and other in-cab human-machine interfaces (HMI) in specialty off-highway vehicles. Designed by the Corporation’s brand family of Penny & Giles, the JC050 features a low under-panel depth of 23mm and return-to-center functionality over

Etched and formed micro metal parts sport features down to 3 mils

Tech-Etch combines photochemical etching with precision metal bending to create extremely small formed features in thin metal parts. A staff of talented and creative tool and die makers utilize state-of-the-art techniques to manufacture tools capable of forming features down to 0.003 in. in a wide variety of metals. Tech-Etch continues to push the manufacturing envelope

Keyence’s LumiTrax Makes Easy Imaging of Challenging Part Features

LumiTrax technology provides a clear advantage for this industrial inspection and assembly equipment manufacturer.Since 2003, Vantage Corporation in Livonia, Michigan has been a provider of automatic inspection and assembly systems. The company designs and builds a wide variety of specialty products, including connecting rod gaging equipment, sorting devices for springs and other components, fuel injector

PEM self-clinching blind nuts feature ‘closed-end’ design

PEM® self-clinching blind nuts from PennEngineering® permanently install into thin metal sheets to provide reliable and re-usable metal threads for accepting mating screws and completing final component attachment in an assembly.  Their “blind,” closed-end design effectively creates a barrier to protect the nut’s threads against foreign matter and to prevent potential damage to internal components

Loctite® 4090™ Structural Instant Adhesive Hybrid — Combines Speed and Strength

Loctite® 4090™ is a new patented hybrid adhesive from Henkel Corporation. Loctite® 4090™ combines the bond strength of a structural epoxy with the speed of an instant adhesive. Join this webinar to learn more about the many unique benefits of Loctite® 4090™ and how this innovative hybrid adhesive can solve your design and assembly challenges. Attend this webinar

J.W. Winco, Inc. Plastic Hinges Are Stable and Torque Resistant

J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers EN 222 Technopolymer Plastic Hinges with four Indexing Positions, in metric sizes. These RoHS-compliant hinges are very stable, and notable for a high resistant torque of 3 Nm in four indexing positions. All detent positions have a guaranteed resistant torque of

Simplify Machine Data Logging and Traceability

The Sysmac NJ Machine Automation Controller from Omron Automation and Safety now provides direct connectivity to SQL databases, including Microsoft SQL, Oracle, IBM DB2, MySQL and Firebird. This enables OEMs and end-users to improve machine performance by eliminating the maintenance complexities associated with PCs and middleware, while reliably collecting data for analysis and optimization. “Sysmac

J.W Winco Stainless steel levelers have rubber pad options

J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 340.5 Stainless Steel Leveling Mounts with Tapped Socket and Rubber Pad, in inch and metric sizes. These RoHS-compliant leveling mounts feature a tapped socket of stainless steel with a shot-blast finish. They are available with two pad options: black pad

J.W. WINCO STAINLESS STEEL AND ALUMINUM HINGES

J.W. Winco, Inc., a leading supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 128.2 Stainless Steel or Aluminum Weldable Hinges. These RoHS-compliant hinges are produced from drawn weldable profiled stainless steel or aluminum extrusions. The hinge pin is retained in the lower half. Offered materials include European Standard No. 1.4308 cast stainless

Industrial Wheel & Caster Innovation

Albion, MI – Caster Concepts has developed an exciting new motion solution –the TWERGO™ wheel (Multiple Wheel Ergonomic). Designed for a wide variety of industrial applications, casters that utilize TWERGO wheels provide easier movement of loaded carts or vehicles. The TWERGO wheel and caster is a new concept that embodies all the necessities required of

MISUMI Introduces Nitrogen Gas Springs with Enhanced Safety Features

MISUMI USA, Inc., a subsidiary of MISUMI Corporation, part of MISUMI Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962), announced it is now offering a series of high quality Nitrogen Gas Springs to customers across North America. Manufactured in Italy to stringent quality standards, the gas springs offer unique safety features, rugged construction, high performance and high reliability. Designed

Deublin Company Launches New Website

A new website is now available from Deublin Company, a global manufacturer of rotary unions used in a variety of equipment and process industries. The new website includes hundreds of products available for purchase via secure credit card transaction, along with detailed specifications and application information. The website can be accessed at the following domain:

Components Approved for Use in Unattended Household Appliances

SCHURTER is pleased to announce an assortment of its most popular components for use in unattended household appliances, according to IEC 60335-1, 4th edition. Experience has shown that unattended appliances in particular tend to self-ignite when components fail, causing fires in the process. To ensure even better fire protection in unattended electrical household appliances, the

Shaft Mount Components Machined From Plastics For Washdown

Custom thermoplastic shaft collars, couplings, and flange mounts for food processing equipment and conveyors used in wet environments and requiring frequent washdown are being introduced by Stafford Manufacturing Corp. of Wilmington, Massachusetts. Stafford Plastic Shaft Mount Components are machined from Teflon, Delrin, nylon, and other thermoplastics and supplied with stainless steel clamping screws.  Developed for

BEX New Website Delivers An Array Of Spray Nozzle Information

BEX Incorporated, a manufacturer of industrial spray nozzles has announced the launch of its newly designed website.  The new site, with its clear page layout and easy to follow menus is designed to simplify the understanding of the various types of spray nozzles that are used in industry. The site provides an overview of the

AAC to be Featured on 21st Century Business Television Series

Multi-Media Productions (USA), Inc. is pleased to announce that Advanced Antivibration Components will be featured on 21st Century Business. Advanced Antivibration Components (AAC) is a global supplier of vibration and shock protection solutions to Medical, Electronics, HVAC, Industrial, Construction, Agricultural, Oil & Gas, Aerospace and Defense, Transportation and Packaging Industries. As electronics continue to evolve,

vTilt VESA Monitor Mount from Reell Precision Manufacturing

The new “vTilt VESA Monitor Mount” from Reell Precision Manufacturing introduces an ideally engineered solution enabling precise positioning and easy adjustment of flat-panel monitors, TVs, and other displays. Patented ReellTorq® clip technology adds value by ensuring a premium quality feel and smooth control with “zero freeplay.” The vTilt Mount delivers constant torque throughout its full

SPIROL Promotes Pam Cinami to North American Operational Board

SPIROL International Corporation is pleased to announce that our Board of Directors has elected Pam Cinami to serve as a Director for the North American Operational Board. Pam has been with SPIROL for 27 years; 11 of these years were in Operational roles such as Production Scheduling, Production Planning, Inventory Planning, and Production Manager.  This day-to-day

Fixtureworks Releases Comprehensive Material Handling Catalog

Fixtureworks has released the latest version of its extensive product line catalog. The new 420-page catalog features a variety of clamps, fixturing accessories, machine tool and material handling components. Products featured are Fairlane Products new urethane covered bearings, full line of rest pads, grippers, Swivots swivel/pivoting positioning components, rollers and bumpers, and quick release ball-lock

Alexandria Makes World’s Longest Hot Wheels Toy Race Track

Having fun with its serious aluminum extruding expertise, Alexandria Industries created the world’s longest toy track for the Hot Wheels World’s Best Driver Championship held at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on the eve of the Indy 500. The track consisted of four one-mile-long lanes arranged side by side in a giant oval, powder coated in the iconic Hot Wheels

MISUMI featuring one-on-one consultations at ATX Canada

At this year’s ATX Canada, May 14-16, MISUMI USA  invites attendees to visit its exhibit at Booth #939 to learn more about the firm’s configurable components for machine building, manufacturing automation and linear motion control. According to MISUMI, this year’s exhibit offers many interactive features―both digital and person-to-person. For example: Interactive Kiosks to introduce attendees