Made for drop prevention, workplace clamping, and emergency stopping, these cylinders use a locking mechanism and a new type of air cushion. They come in 32, 40, 50 and 63 mm bore sizes. The system is compact, with a simple design on the lock unit with no extra projections, and the air cushion eliminates the need for a cushion ring, making it even smaller. It features a simple, lightweight one-way lock mechanism for installation in tight spaces.
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.