Torsionally stiff and low cost shaft coupling
Budgetbeam is the ideal connection partner for encoder, resolver, stepper motor and small electric motor axis drives. The flexible shaft coupling utilises a double start helical beam beam configuration to deliver high torsional stiffness even when rotating with shaft offsets.
Tuesday 29th May 2018
TRUNION MOUNT NUT
One of the great things about using a lead screw for your linear applications are the options for nut styles and designs that are cost effective and offer high performance solutions. Take the TM-04 - TRUNION MOUNT ACME NUT for example, which is such a simple but effective design. Suits Thread Forms: Acme...
Monday 7th May 2018
Helix Profile Rail Linear Actuators
Available in three stepper motor sizes - NEMA 8, 11, 17 and 23. Helix Profile Rail Linear Actuators feature smooth, clean and quiet linear positioning. The PRA is built with a 300 series stainless steel precision lead screw coated with the Helix H4X™ PTFE dry lubricant that extends the lead screw nut life by 8-10 times.
Wednesday 25th April 2018
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.
Thursday 12th April 2018
The Metric Twin
. In what essentially is a design engineer’s ideal solution for a mechanical clamping device, the Helix Linear twin screws allow matched, accurate and reliable dual opposing linear motion from a single lead screw rotating in one direction.
Thursday 1st March 2018
Vex Robotics National Championships
ABSSAC continues to sponsor and support our local school and their TDMS Robotics Club - This year, the Nationals event are to be held in Telford at the conference centre on 2nd and 3rd March - . The 6th form team qualified for the nationals at The De Montfort School regional, and has since then built a second robot and...
Friday 2nd February 2018