Solid Shaft Couplings
A solid compression-type coupling or rigid coupling as it is sometimes termed has no flexibility but can effectively be used to connect two shafts to make a permanent joint. The solid coupling is usually designed to be capable of transmitting the full torque load capacity of the shaft.
Thursday 10th October 2013
Doors Open at Engineering Design Show
A very warm welcome is extended to all those visitors to the Engineering Design show at the Ricoh Centre Coventry today. Abssac is situated in the middle of the Hall on Stand E35 where we are showing all of our innovative linear and rotary products. We look forward to meeting you in person over the next few days.
Wednesday 2nd October 2013
4-way Flexing Action
The name TB Wood’s couplings utilises a rubber (EPDM), Neoprene, or Hytrel sleeve between two cast hubs. The flexible element allows 4-way flexing action and absorbs virtually all types of shock, misalignment, and end float. The sleeves also exhibit exceptional torsional flexibility.
Tuesday 17th September 2013
Nano Accuracy Ground Ball Screw
At Abssac, we offer one of the UK’s largest selections of linear product ranges and you might say, what’s special about that? A customer wanted to move a prism in small increments. Many products offer accuracy grades in microns and that has become the norm. But, how about increments measured in Nano’s?
Monday 9th September 2013
90mm diameter screws delivered to water filtration plant
Using an existing damaged screw for dimensional information, Abssac replicated 14 screws which were a massive 90mm diameter by 2 metres long. Weighing over 100kg each and using a basic trapezoidal thread form satisfied another Abssac customer.
Monday 12th August 2013
Busy day at Abssac
On time and on budget. Abssac delivers 2000+ Stainless Steel nuts to a local customer. Machined, tapped and inspected in the same day, Abssac pushed out the stops to help a customer in a jam. .
Tuesday 30th July 2013