Monthly Archives: February 2014

New friction Hinge Product Release

I would like to announce a new product that should create a major shift in high torque friction hinges. The friction hinge will range from nominal 20 to 60 in-lbs balanced or unbalanced torque. Corrosion resistance and waterproof capabilities are … Continue reading

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3D Printing and the Rotary Viscous Damper

As designers of high stress and high cycle mechanisms we try to pursue any materials which may give us an advantage. Although it seems counter-intuitive, I have looked into the materials used in 3D printing. ┬áCommon ones : ┬áPLA & … Continue reading

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