76 Series - Hard Coated Aluminum Body Air Cylinders

May 10, 2013 2:17 pm | American Cylinder Co., Inc. | Products

American's Original 76 Series, Hard Coated Aluminum Body Air Cylinders with various models and mounting styles are available in bore sizes from 3/4" through 2-1/2". The hard coated I.D. aluminum tubing has extreme hardness, excellent wear and seizure resistance, low co-efficient of friction, and high corrosion resistance. Standard features include stainless steel rods, and Buna-N U-cup seals. Options are fluoroelastomer seals and bumpers. Special modifications available upon request.

LISTED UNDER: Actuators | Cylinders | Pneumatic Components

CR® Series - Corrosion Resistant Air Cylinders

May 10, 2013 2:10 pm | American Cylinder Co., Inc. | Products

American's CR® Series Air Cylinders are designed to withstand exposure to moisture, lubricants and many solvents. Quality built from Stainless Steel and Delrin* materials with Buna-N U-cup seals. FDA approved seals and lubrication is an option. Available in 3/4", 1-1/6", and 1-1/2" bore sizes with single and double acting models. All accessories are stainless steel. special modifications available upon request. *Reg. US Pat. Office for DuPont's acetal resin.

LISTED UNDER: Actuators | Cylinders | Pneumatic Components

MFC® Series - Magnetic Field Cylinders

May 10, 2013 2:02 pm | American Cylinder Co., Inc. | Products

Magnetic Reed Switch and Hall Effect Switch Air Cylinders - Designed with standard specifications, American's Magnetic Field Air Cylinders are available in the 76 Series aluminum body or the Stainless Steel Series in bore sizes 9/16" through 2-1/2". All switches have low profile with band adjustments for 360 degree adjustability. Specifications and data are listed in clear concise language for each type of switch.

LISTED UNDER: Actuators | Cylinders | Magnets/Magnetic Devices

Piezo motors

May 10, 2013 11:21 am | Micromo | Products

MICROMO part of the FAULHABER Group is the quality leader for full service, value-added dc motor solutions. Decades ago, the “Faulhaber coil” built an industry. Today, MICROMO partners with customers in medical, robotics and defense markets from custom design to delivery through innovative technologies such as brushed, brushless, stepper, piezoelectric and linear motors. Call MICROMO at 800-807-9166, or visit our web site at

LISTED UNDER: Ball and Lead Screws | Brush DC Motors | Brushless DC Motors

Mini-Pak® Air Cylinders - Space Saving Cylinders

May 9, 2013 3:45 pm | American Cylinder Co., Inc. | Products

American's space saving cylinders, with NFPA mounting styles designed for applications requiring space saving configuration. Available in 1-1/2" through 8" bore sizes. Features include Buna-N quad seals, chrome plated piston rods, cast iron rod bushings, and hard coated aluminum body. Options include fluroelastomer seals, bumpers and reed switches. Special modifications available upon request.

LISTED UNDER: Actuators | Cylinders | Pneumatic Components

MSP® Air Cylinders - Multi-Stage Power Air Cylinders

May 9, 2013 3:21 pm | American Cylinder Co., Inc. | Products

Multi-Stage Power Air Cylinders are designed for applications requiring an output force several times that of a single piston air cylinder. Available in 1-1/2" through 8" bore sizes. Hard coated I.D. aluminum body, hard chrome plated and polished piston rod, and Buna-N seals are among the standard features. Rated 100 PSI and offered in various NFPA mounting styles.


LSC® Series - Linear Slide Cylinders

May 9, 2013 2:21 pm | American Cylinder Co., Inc. | Products

LSC® Series Linear Slide Cylinders feature higher load bearing capability through use of new large diameter special accuracy Hard Chrome Plated Type 303 Stainless Steel Guide Shafts which act as the inner race for the precision, high performance Duralon® sleeve bearings. The expanded line of Slides are now available in 5/16" through 2" bore sizes. The LSC® Series continues to include features such as a replaceable air cylinder, aluminum tooling mounting bar, Buna-N U-Cup rod & piston seals, and switch capability. All cylinders are prelubricated and pretested to assure quality.

LISTED UNDER: Actuators | Cylinders | Linear Motion Systems

Super White Washdown Duty Motor

May 8, 2013 5:11 pm | by MDT Staff | Baldor Electric Company | Product Releases | Comments

Baldor Electric has introduced the new Super White Washdown Duty motor designed for humid and moist environments in the food and beverage industry where motors receive sanitary washdowns on a regular basis. The autophoretic autodeposition exterior surface preparation method makes the white epoxy finish coat of this motor five times more resistant...

LISTED UNDER: Other Motors

Eliminating Leak Points and Reducing Costs

May 7, 2013 5:25 pm | by MDT Staff | LinkTech Couplings | Product Releases | Comments

LinkTech’s new Push-In Couplings are well suited for use on durable and disposable medical equipment. They offer the highest flow with no installation tooling needed. These space efficient couplings are designed and manufactured to eliminate leak points and costs, providing a trouble free connection with a long service life.


Planetary Gearmotors Offer High-Yield Torque for Small Spaces

May 7, 2013 3:39 pm | by MDT Staff | Groschopp, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Available in 3 sizes and multiple gear ratios, Groschopp’s new i-series gearboxes are ideal for applications that have stringent space limitations yet require a high yield torque and increased efficiency. Available with AC, PMDC and Brushless motors, the i-series gearbox has been pre-engineered with a custom design interface to mate with Groschopp motors.


Small Profile Optical Encoder

May 2, 2013 3:13 pm | by MDT Staff | Heidenhain Corp. | Product Releases | Comments

The new RSF MS 14 encoder system fulfills the need for a small package, high resolution encoder that has a repeatable optical reference mark, along with an easy visual display of signal quality. Available in North America through parent company HEIDENHAIN Corporation, this frictionless kit style encoder is perfect for motion feedback applications...


Brushed Chrome Option for IP65 Rated Pushbuttons

April 30, 2013 5:28 pm | by MDT Staff | Nkk Switches | Product Releases | Comments

NKK Switches, the world’s leading designer and manufacturer of innovative electromechanical switches, today announced it has updated its YB2 Series of 24mm square and 25mm round tamperproof pushbuttons. New to the series is a brushed chrome cap and bezel option for non-illuminated models.

LISTED UNDER: Switches/Pushbuttons

Motion control products

April 27, 2013 9:07 pm | Allied Motion | Products

Allied Motion products include brush and brushless DC motors, brushless torque motors, coreless DC motors, integrated brushless motor-drives, gearmotors, modular digital servo drives, motion controllers, and incremental and absolute optical encoders.

LISTED UNDER: AC Servo Motors | Brush DC Motors | Brushless DC Motors

Stainless Steel Couplings Provide Twice the Torque Capacity

April 26, 2013 4:54 pm | by MDT Staff | Helical Products Co. | Product Releases | Comments

Helical’s 17-4PH stainless steel couplings are ideal when high strength, excellent fatigue resistance and high torsional stiffness are called for in an application. Helical is the only company offering a standard product line of beam couplings made of 17-4PH stainless steel.


A World of Custom Switches Allow Medical Device OEMs to Integrate Signaling

April 25, 2013 12:49 pm | by MDT Staff | Tapeswitch Corporation | Product Releases | Comments

Tapeswitch offers a wide variety of pressure sensitive, general purpose signaling switches for use with medical equipment and devices that function as control switches for operation in various applications. Available models include ribbon switches, touch pads, foot switches, hand switches, and sensing cells.

LISTED UNDER: Switches/Pushbuttons


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