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Rotary Viscous Dampers In a Wet Environment

One feature of the rotary viscous damper I would like to point out is the ability to function wet. Because we seal the dampers water cannot penetrate the functional area of the unit. This can be very convenient for areas … Continue reading

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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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Bearings in our Rotary Viscous dampers

  By the nature of the design of our rotary viscous dampers we conveniently have high precision, high load bearings built-in. The thin film shearing feature of our products creates a bearing which can withstand very high lateral loading . … Continue reading

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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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Rotary Viscous Damper as an Energy Saving Device

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We Add A Valuable Feature

There was a recent customer whose product was a fancy shower feature which would have been white noise in their industry if they hadn’t contacted Mechanical Motion Technologies to add our special touch to it.  The special touch was our … Continue reading

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