Latest and Greatest Offerings in the Engineering Marketplace 25305

DN Staff

November 18, 2002

2 Min Read
Latest and Greatest Offerings in the Engineering Marketplace

Power centers

These ac and dc power distribution centers and battery disconnect panels are designed to fit industry standard 19- and 23-inch. telecom racks. One rack unit dc centers Series LDM1 and LDC1 are listed UL/CUL 1801 and EN60950. Ac power centers 120 to 240V ac and LBD Series disconnect panels are also available in custom configurations using standard formats. Carling Technologies, www.carlingtech.com. Enter 672

Utility outlet

The WAGO utility outlet offers a convenient power source in control cabinets and has a DIN rail design only 60-mm wide. The unit is pre-assembled for connecting test equipment, laptops, lighting or soldering equipment. Input is through an 826 feed-through terminal block that features the manufacturer's cage clamp technology. The outlet is rated at 120V, 15A and accepts 28-12 AWG conductors. WAGO Corp., www.wago.com. Enter 673

Peelable shims

Laminated shims developed with peelable layers made of glycol polyethylene terephtalate film are designed to have layers removed to the desired thickness. Built under extreme pressure using a fine resin, the shims are reportedly safe and quick to use. They are corrosion resistant, require no tools and weigh less than conventional shims. Composite shims adapt to most curves without loss of precision. Spirol Int'l Corp., www.spirol.com. Enter 674

Rotary actuators

A line of rotary actuators designed for small parts handling uses an air-over-oil feature that offers the benefits of a self-contained hydraulic system without the typical plumbing. Units run on standard shop air, rotate 90 degrees or 180 degrees , and cushion each load. According to the manufacturer, the actuators are ideal for load flipping. Rotation can be set from .50 to 5 seconds. ASG-Jergens, www.asg-jergens.com Enter 675

Threaded fittings

Schedule 80 threaded fittings made from glass-reinforced polypropylene are durable and resist most acids. The fitting line includes tees, elbows, crosses, pipe nipples, and pipe caps. Fittings operate from 10 to 180F and up to 150 lbs psi. Bee Valve Inc., www.beevalve.com. Enter 676

Secure screws

KEYED-LOK(TM) is a lock-n-key screw line that includes machine and metal screws, featuring triangular geometry with 16,000,000 combinations. The stainless steel and alloy fasteners have an oversized center pin designed to keep Torx(R) and Hexpin(TM) bits out. Applications include airbags, artwork, manhole covers, public buildings, and security equipment. Bryce Fastener Inc., www.brycefastener.com. Enter 677

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