Monthly Archives: December 2013

Corrosion Resistant Rotary Viscous Dampers and Friction hinges

One of our specialties as a friction hinge and rotary viscous damper manufacturer is the corrosion resistance feature. I call it a feature because a design focused on real corrosion resistance is vastly different than one not. Special materials and … Continue reading

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Vertical Applications for Rotary Viscous Dampers

A new topic I would like to touch upon because rotary viscous dampers are a perfect fit is using them in a application where the rotating member has a vertical pivoting axis. Doors, panels, security gates and cabinets are some … Continue reading

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An Infinite Sea of Challenges

It never fails to amaze me, but I have been approached by another company to design a damper for an application that I really would never have thought of myself. The use of social media is amazing because without it, … Continue reading

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Rotary Viscous Damper: Light Duty or Heavy Duty?

It has been years, but my interest in Rotary Viscous Dampers was sparked by cassette decks. As a young music fanatic I had to have a component stereo cassette deck for music. I could never afford a high end deck … Continue reading

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