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RED HOT Performance

Abssac has long been associated with unique engineering products.  Several of the products we market are now on NASA’s latest space explorer, the Mars Science Laboratory ‘Curiosity’ Rover which enters its 4th year of continuous service on Mars.  NASA’s ...
Friday 28th October 2016

The Schmidt coupling offsets like no other coupling.

When designing new machines the parallel alignment of the shafts is always paramount. However some applications actually require that parallel offset to be dynamic during operation and well above and beyond the capabilities of standard shaft couplings. To achieve the exaggerated  parallel ...
Wednesday 5th October 2016

ABSSAC finalist in PPMA awards

ABSSAC has been named as one of the finalists for the PPMA Group Industry customer service awards. ABSSAC was selected from the largest ever number of entries received by the trade association. Processing, Packaging Machinery is a growing industry sector for ABSSAC Limited with its large range of problem busting rotary and linear products....
Wednesday 14th September 2016

The wrong choice of shaft coupling design will effect encoder performance

Too many designers spend time and money on high accuracy position and speed devices, such as rotary encoders, only to compromise their performance by using an inappropriate shaft coupling. Shaft encoders are accurate instruments, capable of extremely high angular resolution and are ...
Tuesday 6th September 2016

Turning customer clamping challenges into innovative and reliable solutions.

When a pressure is exerted anywhere in a confined incompressible fluid it is transmitted equally in all directions throughout the fluid. In fact the pressure ratio (initial difference) remains the same throughout the fluid. This principle is successfully used in the range of ETP products, ...
Tuesday 9th August 2016

Farnborough Airshow 2016

If you can't make the journey to the forthcoming Farnborough Air show then it will be worth looking at the show edition of Aerospace Manufacturing. On page 47, of the digital version, there is a particularly interesting section on the unique machined spring products that is worth a perusal....
Thursday 30th June 2016