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Industrial Shock Absorbers from WDS

Industrial Shock Absorbers from WDS

WDS launched adjustable and self-compensating industrial shock absorbers

WDS Components Parts Ltd. has released a comprehensive range of industrial shock absorbers, designed to help improve product handling in manufacturing applications and in automated package handling. The shock absorbers are designed to smoothly and gradually stop their movement without causing bounce-back or other unwanted effects, self-compensating for varying loads.

OK Vise Range Extension

OK Vise Range Extension

WDS extends range of OK VISE workholding clamps with new designs

The OK VISE range of workholding clamps available from WDS has been extended to included single and double edge clamps with a variety of jaw options, including smooth, tapped, serrated and smooth types, self-adjusting jaws and ball bearing grippers.

Red sprung index bolts are easily seen

Red sprung index bolts are easily seen

WDS Component Parts Ltd. has introduced a new range of compact parking type spring loaded index bolts, which are supplied in a distinctive red colour for ease of identification. They are available with shaft diameters from 3mm to 10mm and head diameters from 14mm to 33mm, with lengths from 5mm to 12mm. Different sizes provide spring forces is from 0.4kgf to 3.2kgf.

New Rose Joints from WDS offer versatile control

New Rose Joints from WDS offer versatile control

Leading standard parts manufacturer, WDS Component Parts Ltd., has announced the release of a new range of male and female threaded rose joints to its range, including stainless steel and zinc plated variants. Comprised of an internal bearing, a runner and a durable body – WDS Rose Joints offer a perfect solution to applications where components may require a precision articulating joint.

Thread repair kits and threaded inserts

Thread repair kits and threaded inserts

A range of thread repair kits, tools and threaded inserts is available from WDS Component Parts Ltd., the Leeds-based engineering components company. These kits and inserts are used to repair worn or broken threads on any type of equipment from a machine tool to a vehicle’s engine.

Engineers Precision Dowel Pins

Engineers Precision Dowel Pins

WDS Component Parts Ltd. can supply a wide range of dowel pins from stock, with the option of next day delivery should that be required. Dowel pins are also known as engineers’ precision dowels and steel dowels.

ABC of Workholding Jigs and Fixtures

ABC of Workholding Jigs and Fixtures

Designing jigs or fixtures that hold workpieces securely, yet which also allow tool access and fast mounting and release can be a complex undertaking. Designing and implementing the most appropriate solution, especially in high volume manufacturing environments, can have a significant impact on the cycle time of a production process, defining the efficiency of the operation.