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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

Abssac & TB Woods – Taking a closer look

TB Wood’s has long been associated with quality, in both products and customer care, whether it’s their made to order or their standard power transmission equipment. Product ranges include Sheaves, Belts, Pulleys, Bushes, Flexible Shaft Couplings and Clutches. When this ...
Tuesday 24th May 2016

Stainless Steel hub shaft connection?

ETP-EXPRESS type R has the same excellent qualities as the proven ETP-EXPRESS hydraulic hub shaft connector, but is manufactured from Stainless Steel, making the product ideal for food processing environments. The fast, one screw attachment and detachment allows for easy incremental adjustment whilst maintaining excellent concentricity....
Monday 18th April 2016

Sometimes an application can benefit from a little flexibility.

One of the greatest advantages of the Helical flexure beam product is in its ability to adapt into applications where simply others can not follow. By altering the characteristics of the coiled beam area, torque capacity, angular and parallel misalignment capabilities, (torsional ...
Friday 18th March 2016

Solid Stock

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, fit the coupling and ...
Tuesday 12th January 2016