The company's long-life miniature air cylinder is ideal for use in food packaging machinery and other applications requiring long life and corrosion resistance. The 1-inch bore cylinders are made from brass or stainless steel with a clevis style tail. The design has the piston rod supported with two composite brushings. One is in the nose, and the other is in the tail assembly. The product is rebuildable and fits most standard mountings.
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.