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- Pressure regulator
The new precision pressure regulator MS6-LRP-PO from Festo can now be used in balancer applications in the automotive industry.
- Remote compressor monitoring system
BOGE has introduced Logair, a wireless communication system that provides remote monitoring of a compressed air system via either a PC or mobile phone.
- CIP piston and lobe pump
Wright Flow Technologies has introduced the new Revolution; said to be the first true CIP (Clean in Place) hybrid circumferential piston and lobe pump.
- Heavy duty polyurethane seal
Oz Seal has developed a new heavy duty polyurethane seal, the Oz Ultra Performance Polymer.
- Spot welding robot
Designed to be quick and agile, the new MS80 Master Spot welding robot from Motoman is said to be 43% faster than traditional heavy-payload robots.
- Submerged arc systems
Lincoln Electric now offers the new Power Wave ac/dc 1000 SD and MAXsa drives and controllers – which the company says is a total update on its advanced Power Wave submerged arc welding system
- Brazing guidelines
BOC has published Guidelines for Successful Brazing, a new booklet to assist welders produce successful, leak-tight, high strength brazed joints in their workshops.
- Compressed air auditing and analysis
Champion Compressors has introduced AirMetrix System Assessment, a measurement and analysis tool to help industry identify areas of waste in compressed-air systems and facilitate targeted
- Oil-free compressors
The new FS-Elliott Polaris oil-free compressor range includes compressors from 185 to 1860kW or 900 to 11500cfm.
- Extended oil-free compressor range
Boge Compressors has extended the K series oil-free piston compressor range with the addition of 15 and 40bar options.
- Anti-stick lubricant
CRC’s latest Dry Film anti-stick lubricant, available in a 300g aerosol, is said to be ideal for use in place of silicone based products.
- Industrial sealing packages
CBC Bearings and Power Transmission has launched the National Oil Seals, Redi-Sleeves and Truck Wheel End Components as part of its sealing package.
- Portable hydraulic spreader
Enerpac’s new portable hydraulic spreading tool generates 1360kg of lifting capacity from only 24kg of force applied to its integrated pump handle.
- Metal separator for pharmaceutical industry
Mesutronic has released the Pharmatron 05A Touch, a metal separator for the pharmaceutical industry.
- Tank cleaning spray ball
Technical Projects’ new Mini Spray Ball is said to provide cost-effective tank cleaning in a compact, zero maintenance design.
- Portable foamer
Spray Nozzle Engineering has released the Liberty 20-gallon (75L) portable foamer from Lafferty Equipment.
- All-steel gear couplings for torques up to 270,000Nm
The latest all steel drive coupling from KTR is fully compatible with other AGMA gear couplings and is available in sizes from 10 (max bore 50mm, max torque 1860Nm) to 70 (max bore 276mm, max
- Vacuum clamping system
J SCHMALZ has developed the Multi-Clamp VC-M, a mobile and highly flexible vacuum clamping system.
- Ring-style force sensors
Dytran Instruments has released a new series of ring style charge output force sensors. The 1210C series can be preloaded and used as force links for both tension and compression measurements.
- Gearless encoders
Turck has introduced the Kübler F36 optical encoder series, designed completely without gears to eliminate wear and sensitivity to magnetic fields.