Materials and Fastening

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Connector system enables “Plug & Play” electrical installations

Connector system enables “Plug & Play” electrical installations
The GST18 connector system from Wieland Electric has been added to Conrad Business Supplies’ electromechanical product line. Electricians and building services engineers can use the GST18 connector system for implementing electrical installations in the shortest possible time and without much effort via “Plug & Play”.
15th December 2017

Two-component plastic fasteners offer high functionality

Two-component plastic fasteners offer high functionality
The DUO-Line fasteners from fischer have been added to Conrad Business Supplies comprehensive range of mounting and assembly solutions. The innovative fasteners consist of the two members, DUOTEC and DUOPOWER, which are available in various sizes. The DUOTEC intelligent two-component fastener can be used as a cavity fastener, i.e. for slab building material with a thickness above 9.5 mm, or as an expansion fastener in solid materials.
20th November 2017

Reliable and robust ergonomic tool provides maximum productivity

Reliable and robust ergonomic tool provides maximum productivity
At this year’s productronica, it is the PAT 4.0 Automatic Cable Tie Installation System that is shining bright for Panduit Europe, a company in wire harness, heavy duty cable management, and control panel solutions for over 60 years, who are showing customers the PAT 4.0 is designed to maximise bundling productivity with gains of up to 25% over other automatic cable tie systems and over six times the speed of manual cable tie methods.
17th November 2017


Order in the office with new furniture-chain lines

Order in the office with new furniture-chain lines
As everything in today’s society becomes more modern, practical and stylish so is office furniture. As the furniture in our offices becomes more multi-functional to meet requirements of a flexible work place, igus has a very handy product to securely manage moving cables for power and data. The company now offers a furniture sector, which is a new cable management system, called the furniture-chain.
13th November 2017

It's plastic and it's fantastic!

It's plastic and it's fantastic!
You know that material plastic? It’s fantastic… in terms of design that is. It is cheap, durable and light - it is the doyen of packaging, the king of all our white goods and the magic ingredient in everything from shampoo to cosmetics. Guest piece written by Terry O’Reilly, Manager, NT CADCAM.
8th November 2017

Putting sustainability at the heart of UK design

Putting sustainability at the heart of UK design
Did you know that 99% of the materials we use to make the things we buy are thrown away within six months? Over the last 60 years we have done away with the values of thrift and re-use that our grandparents lived by and designed ourselves a linear economy where we take things from the ground, ship it to where we want it to be, sell it and then bin it. Guest piece written by Terry O’Reilly, Manager, NT CADCAM.
7th November 2017

Clamping knobs and pull handles must be frequently cleaned

Clamping knobs and pull handles must be frequently cleaned
Developed especially for applications on medical and hospital equipment and for use on food processing machines, CLEAN line clamping knobs and pull handles from Elesa have these parts for hygienic reasons and must be frequently cleaned. The solid shape of these standard elements are designed without cavities to prevent accumulation of unhealthy residues and to enable easy cleaning.
7th November 2017

Standard threaded fasteners and technical support provided

Standard threaded fasteners and technical support provided
While there are a lot of suppliers and distributors of threaded fasteners, the team at Challenge Europe believe that what most manufacturers appreciate is the willingness to follow through with tech’ support throughout the supply process. The company’s new brochure provides an insight into the specialist range of products and the depth of support available, from troubleshooting an existing application to defining and developing a new product.
6th November 2017

Curved linear guides provide guidance for variable radii

Curved linear guides provide guidance for variable radii
The introduction of an adaptable drylin W carriage for linear guides with different radii, has been announced by igus, and now with this tool it is possible for designers to create a guide system that goes smoothly into a curve from a straight line. This opens up numerous options in industry, ranging from office furniture to stage equipment and even in the driver cabs of agricultural and commercial vehicles.
2nd November 2017

Quarter-turn padlockable wing handle for enclosures

Quarter-turn padlockable wing handle for enclosures
  A pre-assembled quarter-turn latch in AISI 316 stainless steel, designed to accept a standard padlock for enclosure security, has been announced by FDB Panel Fittings. The FDB stainless wing handle is suited for outdoor applications where a padlock can provide a good level of security and perhaps convenient digital code locking, while the IP65 latch ensures suitable closure.
2nd November 2017


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