Quick Mount(TM) bearing support blocks for ball screws are pre-assembled and simplify foot mounting of metric ball screw assemblies. The block dimensions of the V-Series fit a standard Type III machined end for metric ball screws and provide a "simple" bearing support in the calculation of critical speed and column strength.
Thomson Saginaw Ball Screw Co., LLC, 628 N. Hamilton St., Saginaw, MI 46802, FAX (517) 776-3632.
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.