Roller screw transmits 4 x thrust
We have recently supplied a bespoke set of satellite roller screws to a pharmaceutical company providing the precision axial movement in the enhanced manufacture of tablet form medication. ABSSAC's customer design was limited by space and had a high axial thrust requirement.
Using the standard RV series with a flanged mounting nut...
Friday 4th July 2008
Shaft couplings are free to test
Do you use flexible shaft couplings within your applications ?
You might not be aware of the operational advantages the original helical beam style shaft coupling can give to the design. Available from Abssac...
Tuesday 3rd June 2008
Abssac wins Pharmatex award
Abssac was proud to receive the Pharmatex innovation award in Ireland, for its machined spring product. The innovation award was voted by a panel of judges for a product that showed significant innovation in both engineering and excellence towards pharmaceutical applications.
Monday 2nd June 2008
Electrical contact spring gives long life
In electronic devices, certain components may require one or more spring contacts to achieve reliable electrical connection.This is where Abssac can help with its bespoke precision electroformed products. Utilizing a bellows spring contact...
Sunday 9th March 2008
3 parts into 1 special flexure aids design
Abssac recently enhanced the operation of a medical orthodontic machine by replacing a universal joint, plastic shaft coupling and a piece of shafting with just a one piece helical beam drive shaft unit.
Abssac’s customer had initially been using a traditional universal joint to connect a hand control...
Tuesday 19th February 2008
Left and right handed lead screws
Matching leads in right handed and left handed lead screw formats Lead screws supplied in both a right handed and left handed thread format can readily be supplied by Abssac limited. A redesigned food packaging machine was originally using the opposing screws to operate a high speed gripper in a machine that hot plastic foil sealed...
Tuesday 1st January 2008