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igus In Stock

July 18, 2013 4:45 pm | by igus | Product Releases | Comments

The wear-resistant polymer iglide J350 is suitable for rotational applications and is extremely low friction – especially when partnered with steel shafts, says the company.

BSD Rotary Screw Compressors

July 18, 2013 4:42 pm | by Kaeser Compressors, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

Available in 40, 50, and 60 hp with flows from 157 - 294 cfm and pressures to 217 psig, the new BSD compressors deliver "built-for-a-lifetime" reliability, simple maintenance, and sustainable energy savings, says the company.

Cordless Innovation

July 18, 2013 4:39 pm | by Milwaukee Tool | Product Releases | Comments

Consistent with the rest of the M18 FUEL line, the new products feature three exclusive innovations to deliver unmatched power, run-time and durability, says the company.


Heat Trace Cable

July 18, 2013 4:37 pm | by Chromalox | Product Releases | Comments

SLL heat trace can be used for continuous circuit lengths up to 7,000’ (2286 m), powered from a single source with output ranges up to 12 w/ft and voltages from 120 to 600 V.

Cubitron™ II Flap Discs

July 18, 2013 4:34 pm | by 3M Abrasive Systems | Product Releases | Comments

Cubitron II flap discs capitalize on proprietary precision-shaped grain technology to provide superior cut rates, while the irregular shapes of conventional ceramic abrasive grains “plow” through metal.

Hartzell Online

July 18, 2013 4:32 pm | by Hartzell Air Movement | Product Releases | Comments

The new website features videos, new technical information, and better details on fans and products.

HotSpot Capacitive Discharge

July 18, 2013 4:30 pm | by DCC IMPO Product Releases | Comments

A companion array of hand attachments facilitates basic spot welding, stud welding, and pin welding operations.

Anti-Static Cushioning Film

July 18, 2013 4:28 pm | by Sealed Air | Product Releases | Comments

The new high-performance film is the only inflatable cushioning material on the market meeting military specifications for electrostatic discharge, surface resistivity, and creep performance, says the company.


Aluminum Wrap Around Jaws

July 18, 2013 4:25 pm | by Dillon Manufacturing, Inc. | Product Releases | Comments

The cast aluminum (356-T6) wrap around type top jaws can provide minimum jaw force for thin-walled parts and distribute the gripping pressure over more of the work piece’s surface.

Flexible PVC Extrusion

July 18, 2013 4:24 pm | by TMI, LLC | Product Releases | Comments

A new proprietary process control system ensures complete dimensional uniformity and tension throughout the bulk PVC rolls produced.

Flint Low PR Soft Toe

July 18, 2013 4:21 pm | by KEEN | Product Releases | Comments

The boot delivers versatile style without sacrificing protection by incorporating a puncture-resistant midsole plate and an oil- and slip-resistant non-marking rubber outsole.

SmartWipes® SmartHolder

July 18, 2013 4:20 pm | by JNJ Industries | Product Releases | Comments

The SmartHolder is made from rugged spring steel wire that expands for loading and unloading the canister and features a  white powder coat finish.

Field Supervisor App

July 18, 2013 4:18 pm | by Bentley Systems, Incorporated | Product Releases | Comments

This new, industrial-strength Bentley App for the iPad extends the reach of information securely managed by Bentley’s ProjectWise and eB, as well as data stored in other user repositories, to workers in the field.

Oil Eater Flex Line

July 18, 2013 4:16 pm | by Kafko International | Product Releases | Comments

The Oil Eater Flex Line parts washers include ready-to-use units with basic, premium, and professional level features.

Hostess: Snack Cake Demand Hits New Highs

July 18, 2013 2:24 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Hostess Brands says demand for Twinkies and CupCakes is at a record high since the snack cakes returned to shelves. The treats disappeared from shelves almost eight months ago when the predecessor company that made them shut down its plants and said that it was going out of business. The cakes are back under new ownership.


EU Official: China Can Curb Pollution, Still Grow

July 18, 2013 2:22 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

The European Union's environment commissioner says China can curb pollution without sacrificing economic growth. Janez Potocnik also says China's serious pollution problems are an opportunity for European businesses that have developed technology to clean up water and air pollution.


WTO Sees EU, U.S. Trade Prowess Shifting

July 18, 2013 2:21 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Any way you look at it, the United States and European Union will remain dominant players in world trade over the next two decades. The real question, says the World Trade Organization in a new report, is how much ground they cede to rising economies like China.


Security Experts To Test Phone Anti-Theft Locks

July 18, 2013 2:19 pm | by Terry Collins, Associated Press | News | Comments

The top prosecutors in San Francisco and New York say they are bringing in state and federal security experts to test the newest anti-theft features designed to thwart the surge of stolen smartphones nationwide. Security experts will be in San Francisco to test Apple's iPhone 5 with its activation lock and Samsung's Galaxy s4 with Lojack for Android.


Utility Begins Legal Dispute Against Mitsubishi

July 18, 2013 2:17 pm | by The Associated Press | News | Comments

Southern California Edison, an electric utility company that retired the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station last month, said Thursday it has served a notice of dispute to Mitsubishi Heavy Industry Ltd., holding the Japanese company accountable for manufacturing defective steam generators that led to the closing of the station.


Senate OKs Obama Pick To Head Labor Dept.

July 18, 2013 2:14 pm | by Alan Fram, Associated Press | News | Comments

A divided Senate confirmed Thomas Perez on Thursday to become secretary of labor, elevating the son of Dominican immigrants who as a top Justice Department official won praise from Democrats for aggressively enforcing civil rights laws and criticism from Republicans for being a liberal ideologue.



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