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Precision hub and shaft clamping

One of the most innovative products on the market, the ETP product consist of a double-walled hardened steel (in some cases stainless steel) sleeve, which is filled with a pressure medium. The precision machine housing contains a threaded pressure screw, that when actuated, moves an internal piston that in turn provides the pressure adjustment.
Monday 11th April 2022

The wonderful world of Tribology

Tribology is a study that deals with the design, friction, wear, and lubrication of interacting surfaces in relative motion (as in bearings or gears). Using the reliable Control flex shaft coupling our customer has been using the compact shaft coupling design which consists of two anodised aluminium hubs and a unique middle element that...
Wednesday 16th March 2022

Universal Joints

Available through ABSSAC a robust and arduous range of universal joints. The universal joint is a mechanical device that allows two shafts not in line with each other limited freedom of movement in any direction whilst transmitting rotary motion. Available in alloy steel, stainless steel or special materials...
Monday 17th January 2022

Solid Shaft Connection

ABSSAC stocks a wide range of solid (muff) style shaft coupling for fast easy shaft connection. Ideal for 6mm to 50mm diameter shafts, the anodised steel construction is designed for arduous use. Simply release the clamp style design by removing the four bolts...
Monday 13th December 2021

The Schmidt coupling offsets like no other shaft coupling

Schmidts' classic design for extreme parallel shaft offset. The Schmidt-Kupplung is a compact, torsionally stiff performance shaft coupling that compensates for variable parallel shaft offset without side loads during operation. The extreme shaft offset capability combined with a small D.
Tuesday 12th October 2021

Simple and effective torque protection

Protection from potential damage to a mechanical system caused by torque overload can be a critical issue in some applications. Predominantly,  torque is monitored by the closed loop driver programming within the servo motor performance profile. However, some applications require a more simple mechanical solution.
Wednesday 22nd September 2021