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Air operated diaphragm pumps

The ARO Fluid Technologies business of Ingersoll Rand has released a new Flex Check air operated double diaphragm pump line.

Maintaining engine power at higher altitudes

Cambridge based electronics and communications design consultancy, Plextek, has launched an advanced Medium Altitude Long Endurance (MALE) UAV engine that it says weighs up to 30% less than current ...

Compact high pressure gear pumps

The range of Viking External Gear Pumps has recently been extended to include models which provide flows from 0.2 up to 760lit/min.

Industrial gear unit range

As part of its range of Nordbloc industrial gear units for torque output from 60,000 to 200,000Nm, Nord supplies complete modular subassemblies comprising Unicase gearbox, motor and coupling with a ...

Redesigned screw compressor range

Atlas Copco Compressors has redesigned its smallest oil injected screw compressor range, the GA 5-11/GA 5-15 kW variable speed drive.

Bearings help textile industry see off cheap imports

High speed oscillatory movements, hot contaminated atmospheres, and long running hours are the stuff of machine builders' nightmares. But Jesa Bearings has attempted to overcome all of these with the ...

Material addresses AFX modules

DSM has developed a new Arnite Low Outgassing PET XL Grade designed to meet the needs of Adaptive Forward (AFX) Modules.

Servo gearheads with high precision

The Techdrives division of Lenze,, has announced upgrades in its Vogel MPR range of planetary gearheads. This, says the company, results in higher torque ratings, torsional ...

Air cargo containers made with Dyneema and Aeronite

Following two years of flight trials, DoKaSch, a manufacturer of air cargo equipment, has introduced the new AKE lw-65 air cargo containers which it says are the first to be made with RP10 panels ...

Threadlocking adhesives upgraded

To meet the requirements of engineers and designers and to facilitate use on a wider selection of substrates, Henkel has improved the formulations of two of its most popular threadlocking adhesives.

Ultra Red fluorescing adhesives

Adhesive specialist, Intertronics, is incorporating Ultra-Red fluorescing technology into many DYMAX adhesives, with a view to offering assemblers advantages in plastics fabrication.