Vibration/Shock Absorption Mounts, Conical Type, With Stainless Steel Components Available From J.W. Winco

J.W. Winco, Inc., a supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 254 Inch and Metric Size Stainless Steel Vibration/Shock Absorption Mounts, Conical Type. These RoHS compliant vibration/shock absorption mounts are also known as shock absorbing mounts, vibration mounts, anti-vibration mounts, vibration bobbins, or rubber bumpers. Frequently used as end-stop bumpers, for

ACE Controls launches new website with engineering tools

ACE Controls has launched a suite of engineering tools related to vibration control, gas shock size and safety. These tools are part of a new website relaunch. The site’s calculation program makes sizing ACE shock absorbers easy. By entering some basic technical information into the calculator, engineers can select the right vibration control shock absorber

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies announces leadership changes

Freudenberg Sealing Technologies (FST) has announced key changes in its leadership – including an appointment to its board of management and the naming a new President of Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies (Freudenberg-NOK). Dr. Theodore G. Duclos will become a member of FST’s Board of Management on January 1, 2016, and is relocating from the United States

J.W. Winco Cylindrical Anti-Vibration Mounts Now In Inch Sizes

J.W. Winco, Inc.now offers inch sized GN 451.1 / GN 451.2 / GN 451.3 Cylindrical Type Vibration Isolation Mounts with Stainless Steel Components. These RoHS-compliant vibration isolation mounts, also known as vibration mounts, anti-vibration mounts, vibration bobbins, or rubber bumpers, are suitable for the elastic mounting of machine units such as motors, compressors and pumps.

EtherCAT Box for Acceleration and Angle Measurement

This IP 67-rated measuring device has two integrated three-axis, 16-bit acceleration sensors with range options of ±2 g, ±4 g, ±8 g and ±16 g and a sampling frequency of 1 Hz to 5 kHz. It also provides built-in tilt monitoring in longitudinal and transverse directions. The unit can be used to implement cost-effective acceleration

Minus K Launches Vibration Isolator Giveaway

Minus K Technology, Inc. is giving away $20,000 of patented vibration isolators to colleges and universities within the United States, in celebration of its 20th year anniversary. Minus K negative-stiffness, low-frequency vibration isolators use no air or electricity, and are currently being used for research in biology, neuroscience, chemistry, photonics, crystal growth, physics and microscopy

Sorbothane® 4” X 4” Interlocking Shock Absorbing System

Sorbothane, Inc. introduced an innovative system of interlocking Sorbothane® layers that can be customized to meet individual needs. Meticulously engineered 4” X 4” Sorbothane® pads can be layered and “locked” together to build a specific shock attenuating and vibration isolating assembly. A steel baseplate provides column strength and maintains the correct shape factor. A steel

Atomic Force Microscope Sees More through Vibration Isolation

Edited by Leslie Langnau, Managing Editor Vibration isolation and better scan size enables atomic force microscopy (AFMs) to see more at the nanoscale level. With its development in 1986, and subsequent commercial introduction in 1989, the atomic force microscope (AFM) is one of the foremost tools for imaging and measuring materials and cells on 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,

How Overmolding Improves Product Performance

Ted Ahrenholtz, Design Engineer, Minnesota Rubber and Plastics Creating molded rubber parts with inserts involves considerable preparation before and after molding. These tips can help ensure a durable finished part while minimizing production costs. Overmolding deserves more credit than it gets for improving the performance of today’s products. Every industry benefits from this process as

Southco launches DZUS D8 PANEX Quarter-Turn Fastener

Southco has recently launched the stainless steel DZUS D8 PANEX Quarter-Turn Fastener – the newest line extension to the already successful DZUS D8 PANEX range of quarter-turn fasteners. The stainless steel version delivers the same quick access and fast installation as the standard D8, but enables dependable, vibration-resistant fastening in harsh environments where heat and

Ferrule-Lock launches three-piece locknut system

Ferrule-Lock has introduced a vibration-proof, locknut system. The versatile three-piece locknut technology provides greater holding power than other locknut systems for high-vibration applications. Excluding improper joint design, vibration is the most common cause of joint failure. Ferrule-Lock’s patented design utilizes a simple and effective  innovation borrowed from the tube fitting industry that is easy to

Compact, Negative-Stiffness Vibration Isolator from Minus K Technology

Minus K Technology has just released a compact, high-capacity, low-frequency negative-stiffness isolator designed to support heavy payloads while reducing low-frequency vibrations. The new CM-1 isolator comes in several capacity ranges to match vibration-sensitive instruments such as SPMs (AFMS, STMs, etc), micro-hardness testers, profilers, interferometers, electron microscopes, or other imaging systems, for weight loads from 50

BETEX VibChecker Vibration Monitor Meter From QBC

Quality Bearings & Components introduces the VibChecker vibration monitor meter. It is a light and compact-sized instrument designed for quick and accurate vibration surveys.  The meter, identified as the model TB-C780201, provides portable and user -friendly vibration measurement in the 10-1000 Hz frequency range. Measurement results are immediately and automatically evaluated against ISO standards. Green – yellow

CD-ROM from SDP/SI Features Product and eStore Access

An interactive CD-ROM from Stock Drive Products/Sterling Instrument – SDP/SI features over 130,000 products plus eStore access.  The products are detailed in .PDF versions of the SDP/SI 1,520-page Master Inch Catalog, D810, and the 1,264-page Master Metric Catalog, D805.  Both Master catalogs are designed to make finding automation components fast and easy. eStore access enables

JBX Push Pull Sealed IP68 Connector

SOURIAU announces the release of the JBX Push Pull Sealed IP68 connector family for waterproof applications. The JBX Sealed IP68 connector is a rugged, sealed connector designed for high vibration and shock environments for both outdoor and indoor applications. Suitable for high reliability and high quality waterproof applications where quick connect and disconnect is required, the SOURIAU

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics continues to expand its range of overmolding capabilities.

Minnesota Rubber and Plastics continues to expand its range of overmolding capabilities. These include CAD design engineering support and prototype development to address the challenges early and cost-effectively in the overmolded product planning stages. These validate performance, avoid rework, protect investments and preserve schedules. The company provides the “just-right” material to accomplish product design goals.

ACE SLAB Material Used by 2012 Olympic Games Gold Medal Winner

Peter Wilson, the world record-holder in the men’s Double Trap Shooting event, won the gold medal in the Olympic men’s Double Trap Shooting final recently at the 30th Olympiad in London. The stock of the shotgun used by Peter was fitted with a ‘green shock absorbing pad’ supplied by ACE’s customer, Essex-based Recoil Systems. The

3-In-1 Leveling Mounts from AAC

A new series of 3-in-1 leveling mounts from Advanced Antivibration Components – AAC are designed to dampen shock and vibration, provide leveling, and offer position mobility for packaging machinery applications. Identified as the V10Z44MCM… Series, incorporate a moveable mount in which the rubber mount is incorporated with a rotating ball. They allow movement of machines

Endevco® Model 7264 Series

Meggitt Sensing Systems announced the Endevco® model 7264 series as its industry best-selling piezoresistive shock accelerometer family. With a frequency response extending down to DC, or steady state acceleration, these transducers are ideal for measuring long duration transients and short duration shock impacts of structures or systems. Available in undamped configurations which produce no phase

ECO Series Line of Hydraulic Shock Absorbers from ITT

ITT Corporation (NYSE: ITT) has launched the ECO Series, a line of high-performance hydraulic shock absorbers sold under the Enidine brand name. The ECO Series products use bio-degradable fluids rather than typical hydraulic oils and are compliant with the European Union’s Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directive. The ECO Series is the result of innovative

Deschner Corporation Announces Redesigned Website

A completely redesigned corporate website has been introduced by Deschner Corporation, headquartered in Santa Ana, California. According to Toby Ryan, President, new features have been added to showcase the Deschner line of high quality industrial shock absorbers, speed controls and other specialty devices. “With our extensive CAD drawing library and application video selection accessible from

L3 Première Vibration Isolation Material from Rogers Corporation

Rogers Corporation’s High Performance Foams Division introduces the next generation in dynamic flooring materials for railway and mass transit applications with its new L3 Première vibration isolation material. L3 Première silicone foam was developed specifically to meet the most stringent global rail specifications for flammability, smoke and toxicity (FST) including the NF F 16-101 where

Quiet Bikes Require NVH Testing

When world-class motorcycle manufacturer Husqvarna (now part of the BMW Group) faced a noise, vibration, and harshness (NVH) problem, they approached LMS to help them analyze the sound performance of its motorcycles. Husqvarna had two bikes they wished to test. Both were struggling to meet new noise regulations. The racing bike needed to pass the

Bell-Shaped Rubber Mountings from AAC

A new series of bell-shaped rubber mountings from Advanced Antivibration Components – AAC are designed to dampen shock and vibration for loads up to 887 kgf (1956 lbf). Identified as the V12Z55M062M… Series, they are made from a combination of natural rubber and styrene-butadiene rubber compound to offer excellent pliability and elasticity. Of the 12