Thursday, April 17, 2014

U-Handles with Customized Lengths and Bends

Bet you didn't know that J.W. Winco, Inc. offers a variety of U-handles that can be purchased in customized lengths and bends to suit particular applications.

Our RoHS-compliant selection of tubular handles include Aluminum Tubular Handles in the GN 333 offset version and the GN 333.1 straight version, in inch and metric sizes. Both have zinc die-cast legs. The same materials are used in GN 334 and GN 334.1 Aluminum Oval Tubular Handles, with different styles of legs, also in inch and metric sizes. GN 366 is another style of aluminum handles, with fiberglass reinforced technopolymer plastic legs, in metric sizes. Those materials are likewise used for GN 667 handles in metric, which have socket head cap screws for mounting. GN 669 System Handles in metric sizes are all aluminum, and offered with tapped holes or socket head cap screws, and can be mounted back to back.

The tubular handles on these items can be cut to any custom length, or bent to required angles, giving the user the option of purchasing "standard" components that function as custom parts.

See our full line of pull handles in Section 3 of our online catalog.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

DIN 906 and DIN 906-NI Threaded Plugs with Tapered Thread

We're sharing with you today our new DIN 906 and DIN 906-NI Threaded Plugs with Tapered Thread, available in metric sizes.

These RoHS-compliant threaded plugs are used to close bore holes with cylindrical tapered internal thread. The tightness depends on the medium, pressure, temperature and material pairing. The design with GPC thread coating provides a higher degree of safety.

The plugs are offered in zinc plated, blue passivated steel or in stainless steel. Both are available with or without a GPC (Precote 5) thread coating. Metric tapered pipe thread sizes from M8 x 1.0 to M48 x 1.5 are available, as well as BSPT British Standard Pipe Tapered, thread sizes R 1/8 to R 1½.

To explore our complete selection of fluid level indicators and components, see Section 12 of our online catalog.

Friday, March 21, 2014

GN 822.6 Steel Mini Indexing Plungers with Hidden Lock-in / Lock-out Positioning Mechanism

Today we're sharing with you about our new GN 822.6 Steel Mini Indexing Plungers, Lock-out and Non Lock-out Types, with Hidden Lock-in / Lock-out Positioning Mechanism, available in metric sizes.

These RoHS-compliant indexing plungers feature small, compact dimensions, and are designed for installation in thin walled sheet metal applications. The reasonably priced components combine an ingenious design with a complete series of all current sizes of bolts and threads.

The body is zinc-plated steel with a blue passivated finish. Plunger and spring are stainless steel. The knob is matte black glass fiber reinforced nylon plastic, not removable.

To see our complete line of Indexing, Spring and Ball Plungers, visit Section 10 of our online catalog.

Thursday, March 6, 2014

Inch Size Top Plate Casters

We're excited to add to our large line of metric size casters six series of high quality, RoHS-compliant casters with INCH SIZE top plates. The additions are suitable for medium loads, and include fixed and swivel types, optional brakes, and a variety of wheel materials.

New inch size casters include L-PATH / B-PATH Medium Duty Gray Rubber Wheel Swivel and Fixed Casters, L-POEV / B-POEV Medium Duty Rubber Wheel Swivel and Fixed Casters, L-ALTH / B-ALTH Medium Duty Shock Absorbing Extrathane Treaded Swivel and Fixed Casters, and L-ALST / B-ALST Medium Duty Pressed Aluminum Swivel and Fixed Casters.

The L-PO / B-PO series of Metric Medium Duty Nylon Wheel Swivel and Fixed Casters and the L-POW / B-POW series of Pressed Steel Swivel and Fixed Casters with Medium Duty Brackets have been expanded to include inch sizes as well as metric.

To see our full casters and wheels line, visit Section 14 of our online catalog.

Thursday, February 20, 2014

GN 913.6 Steel Set Screws with Retaining Magnet

We're happy to introduce to you today our new GN 913.6 Steel Set Screws with Retaining Magnet, available in metric sizes.

These RoHS-compliant set screws are a shielded magnetic assembly. One possible use for GN 913.6 set screws is as work piece stops, with the magnet holding the work piece in place.

The set screws are made of steel with a zinc plated, blue passivated finish. The retaining magnet element is Neodymium, iron and boron NdFeB (ND type). Thread diameters from M6 to M16 are offered, with thread lengths from 12 to 80 mm. Nominal pulling forces of the retaining magnets range from 2.5 to 35 N.

To explore our complete line of Jig, Fixture and Fastening Components, visit Section 11 of our online catalog.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

GN 251.6 Steel Setting Bolts with Retaining Magnet

Here's an ingenious new product from our line: series GN 251.6 Steel Setting Bolts with Retaining Magnet, available in metric sizes.

These RoHS-compliant Setting Bolts are a shielded magnetic assembly. An example use for these bolts is as work piece stop, with the magnet holding the work piece in place.

The setting bolt body is steel with a zinc plated, blue passivated finish, as is the hex nut. The retaining magnet is neodymium, iron and boron NdFeB (ND type). Thread diameters from M6 to M16 are offered, with thread lengths from 12 to 80 mm. Nominal pulling forces of the retaining magnets range from 25 to 145 N.

To see our full line of clamping screws, drill bushings and locating pins, visit Section 11 of our online catalog.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

GN 440.6 Stainless Steel Leveling Feet with Fixing Lug

We're happy to introduce you today to our new GN 440.6 Stainless Steel Leveling Feet with Fixing Lug with Tapped Socket, With Plastic Base Cap or Rubber Pad, in inch and metric sizes.

These RoHS-complaint leveling feet are simple, economically priced components. The base is stainless steel with a shot-blast finish. The tapped socket is also stainless steel, and the stainless steel assembly screw is loctited into place. Versions with optional plastic base cap of black Elastomer (TPE) plastic are also available, as are optional vulcanized non-skid pads of black Nitrile Butadiene rubber.

These economically priced feet are offered in a range of base diameters with inch and metric threads. They are able to bear static loads from 8 to 16 kN (1,800-3,600 lbf).

To see our complete line of Leveling Elements, visit Section 7 of our online catalog.