Steel, Aluminum, or Stainless Steel Split Set Collars with Adjustable Hand Lever Available from J.W. Winco

J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now has available GN 706.4 Steel, Aluminum, or Stainless Steel Split Set Collars in metric sizes with Adjustable Hand Levers for tool-less clamping. The split set collars can safely and simply be assembled with high clamping forces via the adjustable lever without damaging

Easylock shaft collars from Amacoil/Uhing

Easylock™ shaft collars from Amacoil/Uhing install quickly without special tools to provide non-slip holding of tools and reels on smooth, case hardened (Rockwell > 55) shafts. A new option – Easylock positive release – assures the collars won’t become jammed on shafts. A clamping control wheel on Easylock allows users to adjust the holding force

Corrosion resistant shaft collars for marine and subsea applications

These 303 and 316 stainless steel shaft collars meet the demanding needs of marine and subsea applications exposed to the harsh ocean environment, such as AUVs, ROVs, seismic activity detection, tidal power and deep sea drilling equipment. Type 303 stainless steel is best suited for above water applications where the shaft collar can be regularly

Washdown Shaft Collars Help Protect Equipment from Contamination

Washdown shaft collars from Ruland help protect hygienic equipment from bacterial contamination. Washdown shaft collars feature a patent pending assembly containing a type 303 stainless steel shaft collar, a two-piece housing made from FDA compliant materials, and three O-rings with NSF H1 registered lubricant. Applications in the food processing, packaging, and medical industries benefit from

MISUMI reduces prices on many products

MISUMI pleased to announce that a price reduction for large quantities of many products, spanning over 50 product groups, will become effective on August 1, 2013. We were able to achieve this reduction in manufacturing costs as part of our corporate strategy at our many global MISUMI manufacturing facilities. Specifically, we deepened our discounts for

Shaft Mounts Provide Design Flexibility

Stafford Manufacturing has introduced a line of shaft mounts that feature a variety of collar and flange mount designs for manufacturers of conveyors, equipment, and machinery. Stafford Shaft Mounts offer many design options including short- and long-length collar sections with set-screw or single and multiple clamp-screw configurations and mounting flanges in different shapes and hole

Hinged Shaft Collar Adjusts, Clamps & Locks By Hand

Stafford Manufacturing Corp. introduced a lever-actuated, hinged shaft collar for non-rotary applications such as moving gates, sensor heights, stops, and spacers. The Staff-Lok™ Hinged Shaft Collar is easy to install and simple to adjust and lock in place by just lifting the conformal cam lever, moving it along a shaft, tube, or pipe and then

Steel And Stainless Steel Threaded Set Collars From J.W. Winco

J.W. Winco, Inc. announced it now offers series GN 706.3 Threaded Set Collars, in metric sizes. These threaded set collars are available in black steam oxidized sintered steel (Distaloy AB) or sintered stainless steel, European Standard No. 1.4404 (American Standard Series 316L). The steel version includes a DIN 912 socket cap screw, European 8.8 grade

Quick Release Set Collars from J.W. Winco

J.W. Winco, Inc. now offers GN 704 Quick Release Set Collars. Parts that need to be secured on stationary or rotating shafts can be easily adjusted with these set collars. Unlike thrust bolts or clamping screws, they generate locking force on the shaft via a cam lever. This quick release design allows the collars to

Rotary Encoder Collars from Stafford

Stafford’s full line of rotary encoder collars are aluminum one- and two-piece designs which can be mounted directly onto a shaft or axle and feature permanently affixed steel targets that are accessible from the face or O.D. Unaffected by oils and coolants, these encoder collars are ideal for new and retrofit applications and allow speed

Misumi Adds More In-Stock Parts for Quick Shipping

Misumi USA, Inc. has announced the addition of a significant number of frequently ordered components to its distribution center in Elk Grove Village, IL, near Chicago. As the result of increasing demand for certain sizes and styles of many popular Misumi mechanical and factory automation components, more than 8,700 items have been added to the

Quick-clamping Shaft Collars

One of the simplest and consequently most overlooked components in the power transmission industry is the shaft collar. However, the importance of the shaft collar is demonstrated through the widespread use of these components. Shaft collars can be found in virtually any type of equipment. They are used by themselves for various applications, including mechanical

Stafford Medical Mounting Collars

Wilmington, MA – Stafford Manufacturing Corp. introduces stainless steel mounting collars that are ideal for attaching instruments and devices such as power outlet strips to medical IV poles.   Stafford Medical Mounting Collars are made from stainless steel and easily clamp onto an IV pole for attaching a power outlet strip to reduce wire clutter

Stafford Heavy-Duty Mounting Collars

Wilmington, MA – Stafford Manufacturing Corp introduces a new line of heavy-duty steel collars that are slotted to accept flat plate or screws for attachment to pipe and various flat surfaces.Stafford Heavy-Duty Mounting Collars feature wider bodies than conventional shaft collars and are available in three configurations: one has a slot on the bottom, perpendicular

Stafford Paintable Shaft Collars

Stafford Manufacturing Corp. introduces a new line of steel shaft collars that are surface prepared to let OEMs and contract manufacturers paint them for exact “color brand” matching. Stafford Paintable Shaft Collars are machined from steel in one- and two-piece clamp-type styles and then phosphate coated, along with their clamp screws, to prepare them for

Stafford Two-Piece and Hinged Shaft Collars

Wilmington, MA — Stafford Manufacturing Corp. announces the availability of a line of two-piece and hinged shaft collars that can be assembled onto the middle of installed shafts, where there is no access either end. Stafford Two-Piece and Hinged Shaft Collars are ideally suited for assembly onto existing shafts where there is no access to

Ruland and Belden Start Joint Venture in Germany

Marlborough, MA – Ruland Manufacturing Co. Inc., manufacturer of couplings and shaft collars, and Belden Inc., manufacturer of universal joints, have started a joint venture in Europe, PTMotion GmbH. Operational since 1 September 2009, the new company is headquartered in Berlin, Germany. Ruland and Belden have joined forces in Europe to better serve OEM customers

Stafford’s Accu-Mount™ Collar

Wilmington, MA – Stafford Manufacturing Corp. offers a line of collars that provide an effective method for mounting sprockets, gears, pulleys and other components on a shaft, without marring the shaft. Stafford’s Accu-Mount™ Collar has a smooth bore that won’t mar shafts and a centering hub with a square and flat side that features four

Remachineable Shaft Collar Kits

Wilmington, MA – Stafford Manufacturing Corp. introduces new one- and two-piece remachineable shaft collar kits that include eight parts each to let users modify them to suit their own requirements. Stafford Remachineable Shaft Collar Kits let users rebore, machine, and add flats, face holes, and other characteristics to suit their own requirements. Packaged in a

Stafford Stainless Steel Shaft Collars and Couplings

Wilmington, MA – A full line of standard shaft collars and couplings made in large sizes from stainless steel for applications in harsh and wet environments is available from Stafford Manufacturing Corp. Stafford 303 and 316 Stainless Steel Shaft Collars and Couplings feature a wide range of sizes from 1/4” to 10” I.D. and 1/4”

International Collars

The International Series series of one- and two-piece clamp-style shaft collars suit retrofits and new equipment for a global market. They feature inch or metric bores, DIN 12.9 socket headed cap screws, high grade materials and finishes, and an attractive and practical form. The use of metric screws with inch bores is especially useful when

Hinged Shaft Collars have Wrench Flats for Easier Turning

A line of hinged shaft collars has been extended to include a new series with wrench flats to simplify the rotation of shafts and pipes. These shaft collars feature two-piece construction with a triple-link hinge and are available with round, hex, square and threaded bores. They are now offered with wrench flats to permit leveraged

Stafford Large Bore Shaft Collars and Rigid Couplings

Large bore shaft collars and couplings that can be custom engineered for drive train applications in wind power generation systems are available from Stafford Manufacturing Corp. of Wilmington, Massachusetts. Stafford Large Bore Shaft Collars and Rigid Couplings are custom engineered for applications up to 16‚” and 8‚” I.D., respectively, and come in one- and two-piece

Quick Clamping Shaft Collars from Ruland

Marlborough, Massachusetts — Ruland Manufacturing Company introduces its new quick clamping shaft collars. The new collars do not mar the shaft, do not require tools and are designed for quick adjustments. They are ideal for light duty applications with frequent setup changes or adjustments or where the need for tools is not practical. The quick

Corrosion resistant shaft collars

Smooth bore shaft collars come in type 316 stainless steel for corrosion resistance. They are available in one- and two-piece clamp-style designs with bore sizes from 1/8 to  2 in. in the imperial series and 3 to 50 mm in the metric series. All shaft collars are single point faced to ensure perpendicularity and proper