Belzona provides bonding solution for electric tugboat fender8 days ago
Polymeric systems from Belzona continue to contribute to the decarbonising of the marine sector, providing a bonding solution for the fender on a new zero emissions tugboat.
Essentra joins United Nations Global Compact initiative10 days ago
Essentra, the global manufacturer of essential industrial components, has joined the United Nations Global Compact initiative – a voluntary leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible business practices.
Quarter turn L and T handles protected to IP65/678 days ago
Visitors to the FDB Panel Fittings Online store will now find full stocks of easy to fit traditional L and T style lock handles for applications from production line to office, specialist vehicles to marine, offshore to hangers, and control rooms to distribution centres.
New Fronius Ignis is as versatile as your tasks are varied9 days ago
If you want to deliver perfect welds in even the most adverse conditions, whether indoors or outdoors, or in the tightest spaces, you need a quality welding machine that is robust and easy-to-handle. The new Fronius Ignis 150/180 series was designed to meet precisely these requirements.
Atkore Flexicon extends retrofit solutions with new hinged fittings and locknuts12 days ago
Flexible conduit manufacturer, Atkore Flexicon, has added a full range of sizes to its hinged fittings and locknuts offer to complement its range of divisible conduits.
Precision machined compression limiters protect plastic assemblies19 days ago
New from SPIROL is the Series CL6000 range of lightweight, lead-free, aluminium precision machined compression limiters. The CL6000 is machined from 2024 grade aluminium which provides the best combination of strength, corrosion resistance, machineability and cost.
Potting compound selection for LED assembly24 days ago
Depending on an application’s needs, there are numerous potting compounds available, with formulations offering properties including being low density/lightweight, flame retardant, flexible, optically clear, and thermally conductive. It can be challenging to know which material to specify, given the different chemistries, properties, and processing requirements. Kevin Brownsill, head of technical: learning and development at Intertronics, shares insight on potting compound selection for an LED assembly.
What types of retained fastenings can I use for fixed guards?32 days ago
You may have heard or read something about particular types of fastenings being required for securing machine guards in position. Derek Coulson, machinery safety consultant at Safe Machine, looks at the requirement for fixed guards to be attached with retained fastenings, and unravel what exactly that means, and lists some of the suppliers that offer various different types of retained fastening.