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Industry
April 1, 2003  

Bore laser alignment system is offered as stand-alone or add-on package

Hyatt Industries now offers the Boralign laser alignment system from Pruftechnik. This system provides true centreline measurement for bore alignments on diesels, compressors, pumps, turbines, bearing…

April 1, 2003  

Belt plow cleans return side of conveyor belt

Deflector belt plows from Flexco work as belt cleaners for the tail pulley. Offered in V and diagonal models, both mounted on top of the return side of the belt in front of the tail pulley, these plow…

April 1, 2003  

Plastic components suit food-handling equipment

Technicor specializes in plastic components, ball bearings and wheels for machinery builders and general industry. Its fabrication shop manufactures thermoplastic wear plates, chain guides and tracks,…

April 1, 2003  

Relay offers enhanced machine monitoring

The MachineAlert relay from Allen-Bradley expands the company’s range of dedicated-function protection relays. Suitable for installation in motor control applications, these compact, cost-effective un…

April 1, 2003  

Rod end product line comprises broad variety of models

RBC Bearings’ Heim Division produces a wide selection of rod end types, manufactured under the Heim and Spherco brand names. These compact, lightweight and economical units are for use in situations w…

April 1, 2003  

Adapter ball bearing helps prevent shaft damage

Rockwell Automation has added the Dodge Grip Tight adapter ball bearing to its product line. Featuring a fully concentric 360-degree inner ring, patent-pending pull/push adapter system and completely …

April 1, 2003  

Cable balancer system keeps safety in mind

Demag has announced the availability of the DBS air balancer. This cable balancer system is designed to move loads with ease, precision and safety, even without a pendant control. The ergonomic unit r…

April 1, 2003  

Brochure describes clutch/brake series

A free six-page colour brochure from Force Control details the oil-shear Posidyne X series clutch/brakes for high-cycle applications. The brochure lists specifications and performance charts of four m…

February 1, 2003  

Stainless steel gear reducers and motors face up to corrosives

Emerson Power Transmission’s 24-page catalogue for the Morse brand of worm gear products introduces the new Raider line of stainless steel C-face reducers and paint-free wash-down motors. This product…

February 1, 2003  

Caged technology improves actuator performance

THK’s high-speed Type SKR actuator, based on the design of the Type KR, has the added benefit of caged technology, both for the LM guide and ballscrew. Caged technology isolates each of the load-carry…

February 1, 2003  

Shelving, pick rack, cabinet systems help organize parts storage

Akro-Mils Canada has introduced a new storage line of steel shelving, pick racks and cabinets, designed to help users create more efficient and better organized work and storage areas. The quick-to-as…

February 1, 2003  

Conveyor belt drum motor operates in corrosive environments

A full line of drum motors, designed for driving conveyor belts in medium- and heavy-duty applications, is available from Van der Graaf of Brampton, Ont. These compact, rugged units are manufactured f…

February 1, 2003  

Winch comes ready for action

The Demag MPW built-up hoist is a modular open winch that comes fully equipped, assembled and ready to connect. Capacities, for bottom block operation, include: load capacity five tons to 185 tons, li…

Health & Safety
February 1, 2003  

Rugged case protects valuable equipment in the field

ITM Instruments carries a line of protective cases for storing, protecting and carrying equipment in safety. The cases can be used for meters, precision tools, sensitive electronics, laptop computers,…

February 1, 2003  

Blowoff guide offers ways to cut compressed air consumption

The Exair Air Nozzles and Jets Blowoff Guide is a 16-page technical booklet that offers solutions for reducing compressed air cost and noise. The guide details OSHA requirements for maximum allowable …

February 1, 2003  

Mixed-flow fan is maintenance-free

The MBD Aerobox fan from Continental Fan uses an adjustable-pitch, mixed-flow impeller in a compact, maintenance-free and economical direct-drive configuration. The aluminum impeller offers a choice o…

February 1, 2003  

Software improves circuit breaker reliability

Schneider Canada Services’ Prodiag predictive maintenance system facilitates the evaluation of circuit breaker health and predicts and prioritizes future maintenance and upgrade activity. This softwar…

February 1, 2003  

Cone-check pump can handle chunky abrasives

The abrasion-resistant ARO Cone-Check diaphragm pump was developed for handling high solids and abrasives such as those found in stone, clay and glass applications. This durable pump, in a test involv…

Industry
February 1, 2003  

Tapered roller bearing offers even stress distribution

RBC Bearings is offering the Tyson tapered roller bearings brand, formerly owned by SKF. These bearings feature a logarithmic raceway profile for uniform load-carrying capabilities in demanding applic…

February 1, 2003  

Rodless pneumatic cylinder takes the heat

The OSP series Thermocylinder from Hoerbiger-Origa is a rodless pneumatic cylinder designed for extreme temperature applications such as glass and steel foundries, bakeries, etc. Using heat transfer a…