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Controlflex the ideal encoder connection

A rotary encoder, also called a shaft encoder, is an electro-mechanical device that converts the angular position or motion of a shaft or axle to an analog or digital code. There are two main types: absolute and incremental. Since they do not transmit torque, the connecting shaft ...
Friday 1st May 2015

Abssac becomes an affiliate member of PPMA

Abssac has been invited to become an affiliate member of the PPMA Processing & Packaging Machinery Association. The PPMA is the UK's trade association for suppliers of processing and packaging machinery to the UK market and represents over 400 member and associate companies....
Wednesday 25th March 2015

Shaft coupling saves fish

The Challenge was to develop a flexible shaft coupling that could be used in the drive assembly of a “Aerator” used in the oxygenation of water in fish spawning ponds and small lakes. Aeration is especially required in times of hot weather where the oxygen concentration within the water can fall and have a detrimental effect on spawning....
Monday 23rd March 2015

VEX Robotics U.K Nationals – 12/03/15-14/03/15

Continuing with our sponsorship and following the qualification of team 5638X – The De Montfort School (TDMS) Robotics Titan, it was time for the National Finals, being run in conjunction with the Big Bang Fair at the National Exhibition Centre (NEC), with places at the World Finals in Louisville, Kentucky in the U....
Monday 23rd March 2015

Precision Lead screw assemblies

Precision lead screws and nuts are integral to numerous mechanical processes around the world. Offering a high mechanical advantage they are utilised to efficiently convert an applied torque, to either the nut or screw, into a precise linear movement. With well over 30 years’ ...
Tuesday 10th March 2015

Abssac Sponsors The De Montfort School Robotics Team to National Finals

Congratulations to all the teams that competed at the Vex Robotics Worcestershire Regional, and in particular, to team 5638X – The De Montfort School Robotics Titan –  qualifying for the National Finals being held at the NEC on 12th, 13th and 14th March 2015!   Unfortunately, ...
Wednesday 4th March 2015