The "2000 Measurement and Inspection Sensors" catalog is a purchasing resource which includes specifications and applications for every mentioned sensor. Separate sections detail L-GAGETLight Gauging Sensors, U-GAGETUltrasonic Sensors, A-GAGETMeasuring Light Screens, PresencePLUSTPixel-Counting Sensors, and Part Sensing Light Screens. Product families are color coded and described at the beginning of each section for easy and accurate selection.
Banner Engineering Corp., Box 9414, Minneapolis, MN 55441; FAX (612) 544-3213; www.baneng.com.
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The "Filtration Solutions" capability brochure presents a detailed look at the company's product offerings and application/service capabilities. Specific products mentioned include: extraction arms, mist collectors, modular Media FiltersT, cartridge filtration systems, die cast systems, AmbientAer 2000, downdraft tables, Portable Weldair, dust collectors, and electrostatic precipitators. Multiple products are offered in each category.
Aercology, 8 Custom Dr., Old Saybrook, CT 06475-4009; FAX (860) 399-7049; www.aercology.com.
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Miniature fluid power products
Among the new products included in the 2000-2001 version of catalog #100 are: swivel fittings, compression fittings, luer fittings, m3 metric fittings, adapters, miniature chokes, 2-stage pressure regulators, shock absorbers, and a selector valve. Full specification tables and parts numbers are included for each product along with "Spotlight" blurbs that outline the benefits of each.
Beswick Engineering, 284 Ocean Rd., Greenland, NH 03840; FAX (603) 433-3313; www.beswick.com.
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This catalog features three of the most common types of encoders: incremental, available in miniature versions with temperature ranges of -20 to 85C; absolute, with Gray Code, Binary and BCD, or programmable coded outputs; and multi-turn, that support most major bus systems in pre-programmed and programmable versions. These encoders offer various numbers of channels, signal generating electronics, plug and cable connections, and are available in both shaft and hollow shaft versions.
Baumer Electric Ltd., 122 Spring St. C-6, Southington, CT 06489-1534; FAX (860) 628-6280; www.baumerelectric.com.
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Designed to address the higher temperature requirements in aerospace and defense applications, NYTEMPris also appropriate for any self-locking applications where higher temperatures prevail, including small engines, appliances, and automated assembly operations. The brochure demonstrates how the orange polymer material used is more temperature resistant that traditional nylon, PTFCE, and PET materials. Torque characteristic data is also included.
Nylok Fastener Corp., 15260 Hallmark Dr., Macomb, MI 48042; FAX (516) 678-5783; www.nylok.com.
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The "Precision Components, Get Connected 2000" catalog offers nearly 2,800 parts. The barbed fittings are designed for ID tubing ranging in size from 1/16- to 1/4- inch. The product range includes: luers, check valves, stopcocks, clamps, spikes and filter straws, injection sites, tube to tube fittings, threaded fittings, Kent system quick disconnects, bondables, tubesetters and pressure testers, designer kits, and tubing.
Value Plastics, 3325 Timberline Rd., Fort Collins, CO 80525; FAX (970) 223-0953; www.valueplastics.com.
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This brochure provides a concise overview of the company's product line. Beginning with rolling ring linear actuators, used for a wide range of positioning, indexing, and linear motion applications, each product in the family is described. Also covered is the PLC-controlled motion control system built on the company's RS linear actuator and product information on the opto-sensor flange detecting system used to improve winding operations.
Amacoil, 2100 Bridgewater Rd. Box 2228, Aston, PA 19014; FAX 610-485-2357; www.amacoil.com.
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Dc to dc
"The ABC's of DC to DC Converters and Power Supplies: Definitions of Power Conversion Terms" reference guide supplies specific definitions for everything from absolute maximum ratings to wide range input and can help engineers gain the information they need to develop effective power supply solutions. Some diagrams are included.
Powercube, 9340 Owensmouth Ave., Chatsworth, CA 91311; FAX (818) 734-6540.
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The catalog "USP Class VI & FDA Extruded Sealing Solutions for Medical & Healthcare" contains information on the physical properties and performance of USP Class VI and FDA White Listed silicone and organic sealing materials. The elastomeric materials can be used to produce extruded and precision cut products such as washers, disks, bumpers, and sleeves. Some applications include autoclaves, sterilizers, and disposable medical devices.
Parker Hannifin Corp., 18321 Jamboree Rd., Irvine, CA 92612; FAX (949) 851-2127; www.parker.com.
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The line of printers described on this data sheet comprises four 64-bit printers: the 6440, 6405, 6406, and 6408, intended for processing-intensive applications ranging from product identification to carton labeling. The range of printers enables users to print on tag and label stocks up to 10 inches wide, 39 inches long, and 12 mils thick. The printers use standard 600 meter ribbons. General specifications and input voltages are included.
Avery Dennison, 7722 Dungan Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19111; FAX (215) 725-6850; www.averydennison.com.
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Speed and proximity sensors
This brochure points out that the company's speed and proximity sensors are designed to be immune to the most compromising operating environments, continuing to perform where dirt, water, oil, heat, and even electrical interference may be present. Because they have no moving parts, they are expected to have an increased life. The five product sections outlined are: magnetic proximity, geartooth speed, geartooth speed and direction, vane sensors, and miscellaneous products and accessories.
Cherry Electrical Products, 11200-88th
Ave. Box 581913, Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158; FAX (414) 942-6566; www.
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Surface enhancement coating
This brochure describes how TUFRAM 2000 gives aluminum and aluminum alloy surfaces superior resistance to corrosion (2,500 hours in ASTM B-117 salt spray) as well as extremely good wear resistance (Taber abrasion testing method with CS-17 wheel: 4.6 mg/10,000 cycles) under adverse conditions. It is available in sealed or unsealed versions and creates an effective dielectric barrier, remaining at a constant 2.1 for a temperature range of -250 to 550F. It also acts as an insulator and can withstand prolonged soaking in water.
General Magnaplate, 1331 US Route 1,
Linden, NJ 07036; FAX 908-862-6110; www.magnaplate.com.
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Clutches and brakes
Product catalog describes 26 different clutch and brake models including electromagnetic, hydraulic, and pneumatic, and ranging in size from 3 to 22.75 inches in diameter with torque ranging from 3 to 12,000 lb-ft. Complete dimensional information is also provided as well as a variety of technical notes and data. Included in the factors for addressing specific motion control problems are environmental and installation considerations, control options, and more.
Sepac, 2000 Lake Rd., Elmira, NY
14903-1822; FAX (607) 732-0273; www.sepac.com.
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Sprockets and rollers
More than 80 precision sprockets and rollers are described in this selection guide. The sprockets are organized into rectangular tooth and round tooth configuration categories. The rectangular tooth range includes 0.15 to 0.3 pitch; round tooth 0.1 to 0.5 pitch. Sprockets are precision machined in stainless, hardened steel, aluminum, engineering plastics, combinations, or any specified material.
LaVezzi Precision, Inc., 999 Regency Dr., Glendale Heights, IL 60139-2281; FAX (630) 582-1238; www.lavezzi.com.
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Pricing and details on the company's line of high-value pre-configured rackmount chassis systems are included in this source book. All models offer a wide range of system components, are built to order from the web, and ship within 24 hours of order. Other major product categories covered include: Endeavor series single-board computers, keyboard monitor drawers, rackmount keyboards, pointers, desktop monitors, 19-inch equipment cabinets and UPS systems, and chassis with redundant hot-swappable power supplies and drives.
ICS Advent, 6260 Sequence Dr., San Diego, CA 92121; FAX (858) 677-0895; www.icsadvent.com.
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Uses and application methods of two-part silicone formulations, which are designed to bring greater reliability and longer service life to electronics used in extreme service environments, are described in this brochure. Included in the literature are product descriptions, features/benefits, potential uses, application methods, and cure information. Primerless silicone materials intended for high thermal conductivity, good adhesion, and low heat cure applications are also detailed.
Dow Corning Corp., Box 0994, Midland,
MI 48686-0994; FAX (517) 496-8026; www.dowcorning.com.
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The brochure details sizes, reduction ratios, adjustable backlash information (from optimized worm and wheel tooth profiles, which achieve angular backlash levels of less than two arc-minutes), motor input speeds, and mounting instructions. A full description of available accessories is provided, including compression couplings, output shafts and output pinion shafts. Gears and gear racks are also detailed.
Andantex USA, 1705 Valley Rd., Wanamassa, NJ 07712; FAX (732) 493-2949; www.andantex.com.
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Jigs and fixtures
Information on more than 100,000 workholding and jig and fixture components is included on the company's CD-ROM catalog. The disk contains photographs, drawings, dimensions, and full technical specifications. Separate sections detail tooling components and clamps, jig and fixture bases, chuck jaws, modular fixturing, toggle clamps, drill bushings, and SWIFTSURErpower workholding. A price list is also included.
Carr Lane Manufacturing, 4200 Carr Lane Ct., St Louis, MO 63119; FAX (314) 647-5736; www.carrlane.com.
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The system uses flat-head print head technology to provide 300-dpi resolution for a variety of text fonts, graphics, and bar code formats, even when printing on less expensive stocks. The unit can print on a wide variety of materials, including paper, film, and specialty materials, while providing durable images resistant to rubbing, smudging, steam or chemicals. It uses 540m ribbons up to 8 inches in diameter. Full specifications are included on the datasheets.
Avery Dennison, 7722 Dungan Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19111; FAX (215) 725-6850; www.averydennison.com.
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The Redi-Temprstandard flexible heater for applications in the appliance, industrial, HVAC and medical markets, among others, is described in this brochure. The heaters are available in a variety of circular, square and rectangular sizes, in a choice of silicone rubber or polyimide material construction. Product specifications and options are included.
Elmwood Sensors, 500 Narrangansett Park Dr., Pawtucket, RI 02861; FAX (401) 728-5390; www.elmwoodsensors.com.
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Injection molding compound
This data sheet provides technical in-
formation including optical, rheological, mechanical and physical properties, processing conditions, FDA compliance information, and technical assistance contacts. CYRIVU HP2 compound is designed to offer better optics and easier processing with the clarity of acrylic, high impact strength, and enhanced mechanical properties. The compound is compatible with acrylic sheet products and can be ordered in a wide range of colors.
Cyro Industries, Box 5055 100 Enterprise Dr., Rockaway, NJ 07866-5055; FAX (973) 442-6117; www.cyro.com.
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Non-contact ultrasonic sensors
Applications, standard products, and custom and OEM sections describe compact sensors, modular sensors, software and starter kits, and ordering in this brochure. Some applications range from level and loop control, roll diameter, sort/select, dimensioning, positions, obstacle detection and material handling, to proximity and web break detection. Full specifications with features and advantages are included for each product.
Senix, 52 Maple St., Bristol, VT 05443-1022; FAX (802) 453-2549; www.senix.com.
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This brochure provides information on CMQT(Consistent Machining Quality), a proprietary stainless steel that is designed to be the most consistent and machinable stainless available. CMQ's consistency is achieved through careful management of three key manufacturing process areas: melting and refining practice, chemistry, and mechanical properties. The process and benefits are outlined.
A.M. Castle & Co., 3400 N. Wolf Rd., Franklin Park, IL 60131; FAX (847) 455-6930; www.amcastle.com.
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Dc power supplies
Dc linear power supplies are offered in more than 80 open frame models in this catalog. The entire line features industry standard case sizes and is UL and CUL recognized, TUV licensees and CE marked. Also featured are value added/modification services available factory direct. Full specifications, diagrams, and descriptions are included.
International Power, 360 Bernoulli Circle, Oxnard, CA 93030-5167; FAX (805) 981-1184; www.internationalpower.com.
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Smart flow transmitter
This bulletin describes the Series 9200 Smart Flow Transmitter which is a
microprocessor-based flow rate indicator/ totalizer designed to receive and process the flow signal from the company's inline and flow probe mass flowmeters. It is designed to be easily programmed in the field, and can be mounted on a panel, wall, or in an enclosure. Operating principals and specifications are detailed.
Thermal Instrument Co., 217 Sterner Mill Rd., Trevose, PA 19053; FAX (215) 355-1789; www.thermalinstrument.com.
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This catalog details specific product specification and ordering information. To help in selecting the best product for a specific application, there are several product selection charts organized by sample volume, product used by market/industry, and products used in specific applications. Targeted applications include HPLC sample preparation, tissue culture cell media preparations, microbiological detection, environmental analysis, and cell and particulate analysis.
Osmonics, 4630 Forge Rd., MS C, Colorado Springs, CO 80907-9951; FAX (719) 536-3301; www.osmonics.com.
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Flow and level products
Products and capabilities such as flow computer with wireless and modem communications are featured in the "2000 Flow and Level" catalog. Included are product and application tutorials, detailed specifications, and dimensional drawings for flow computers, level monitors, batchers, totalizers, indicators, industrial PC's, HMI automation software, and signal conditioning equipment. A selection guide also accompanies the catalog.
Kessler-Ellis Products, 10 Industrial Way E., Eatontown, NJ 07724; FAX (732) 935-9344; www.kep.com.
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