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GFL lobe nut for equipment adjustment

Elesa GFL lobe nut for equipment adjustment
Our new GFL lobe nut enables adjustment of equipment mounted on threaded stems and may be used singly to lock against another threaded component or in pairs to lock a tubular bracket in place.

The GFL locks brackets etc. in a specific position while enabling quick toolless re-adjustment – it is carefully designed for a comfortable hand grip and manufactured in glass fibre reinforced polyamide with brass threaded boss, which also ensures smooth operation on studs in a variety of materials. Thread sizes of M8 and M10 are available in a seven lobe moulding of 40mm diameter.

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Direct Drive IP65/7 Electronic Position Indicator for 20mm shafts

Elesa Direct Drive IP65/7 Electronic Position Indicator for 20mm shafts

Our new DD52R-E  fits larger 20mm dia. shafts while offering IP65 or IP67 sealing for arduous environments on industrial equipment of all kinds where high accuracy measurement of shaft position is required. This enables machine setting, counting or position monitoring to be achieved while providing an excellent easy to read six digit display that is legible in any position, with an 8 year battery life.

The flexibility of electronic menu setup allows the DD52R-E to be customised for orientation, absolute or incremental read-out, in metric or imperial – or for angular display in degrees, while of course being re-programmable at any time to suit a new application or new process.

The high degree of dust and water protection at IP65 or IP67 means that the unit is suitable for applications that require frequent wash-down, even with high power water jets, e.g. in food, pharmaceutical or similar environments.

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Stainless steel 3 lobe clamping knobs

Stainless steel 3 lobe clamping knobs from Elesa
Our new  VMT-SST three lobe clamping knobs in stainless steel offer strength and ease of operation – even with bulky work gloves. Their rugged design presents a smooth external appearance with no recesses or voids. This prevents unhealthy residues from collecting and ensures quick easy cleaning on machines and equipment where parts must be frequently washed using water jets or steam.

VMT lobe knobs are available in AISI 303 and 316L for excellent corrosion resistance, weathering and strength. Sizes are from 40mm dia. to 60mm dia. with M6 to M12 internal threads, matt finish is standard, polished finish is available.

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New recessed pull handle with integral latch/lock

Recessed pull handle with integral latch/lock from Elesa UK

Our new GN 115.10 recessed pull handle allows 2-in-1 fitment of pull handle and latch in a robust zinc-die package with integral lock. This greatly simplifies installation where previously 2 separate items would be required – thus time and cost may be saved with a single Elesa item.

The GN 115.10 may be fitted to panels of up 7mm thickness and comes supplied with triangular, square or two-wing key locks or with cylinder lock/key mechanism oriented to the left or right of the handle insert. Finish is either black or grey epoxy – overall size is 128x83mm.

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New TMB series magnetic plugs

TMB series magnetic plugs from Elesa UK

Our new range of magnetic plugs collect ferrous/magnetic particles inside machinery such as gearboxes, engines, pumps and so on which are subject to wear. Once collected about the magnetic core of the plug these particles are separated from lubricating/hydraulic oil and are thus not able to cause further wear or damage.

TMB series sump plugs feature a powerful AlNiCo (aluminium-nickel-cobalt) magnet to attract these particles and keep them out of circulation where they may then be removed at the next oil change.

TMB plugs are capable of sustaining high tightening torque and may be used even in pressurised reservoirs. They are available in M14 to M42 sizes – also imperial ¼ to 1 ½ in. Operating temperatures with NBR sealing ring are -20° to +100° – and with FKM sealing then from -20° to +180°.

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new LV.FO series high stability equipment mounting feet

New LV.FO series high stability equipment mounting feet from Elesa UK
Our new LV series of high stability mounting feet features an asymmetric foot design incorporating screw-down pads for positive positioning (with one or two screws) and much enhanced structural integrity for applications such as conveyors and other vibration prone equipment. Moulded feet in reinforced polyamide technopolymer incorporate a non-slip pad which also takes up slight surface unevenness.

Reference LV.FO in zinc plated steel is complimented by a LVQ.FO-SST version in AISI 304 stainless steel. Conventional hex nut adjustment is available in M8 to M16 size with foot diameters from 60 to 80mm with Elesa’s reduced stem design available where cost is a major consideration.

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Accessories for hydraulic systems – a comprehensive new catalogue

Accessories for hydraulic systems - a comprehensive catalogue from Elesa
Manufacturers and maintenance engineers of hydraulic systems will find our new Elesa Hydraulic Accessories catalogue invaluable as a comprehensive source of information on standard hydraulic accessory components and for detailed specification. The components in this range of hydraulic accessories are suited to fixed or mobile systems including off-road construction and agricultural equipment.

The catalogue covers such items as filler plugs, dipsticks, breathers, level indicators, column level indicators and float level indicators, including with electronic alarms. Extensive data and guidance notes are provided regarding materials, mechanical strength, thermal resistance, hardness, chemical resistance, cleanability, international standards and related technical data.

The Accessories for Hydraulic Systems catalogue is available free by calling our team on 01526 322670 or emailing sales@elesa.co.uk.

It may be downloaded from our main website catalogue by clicking here

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New 90° stability handles

90° stability handles from Elesa for quick-fit support on powered hand tools
Our new IF/IFF series 90° stability handles provide quick-fit support on powered hand tools such as grinders, sanders, disc cutters, drills etc, or related motor driven workbench equipment, where they offer hand protection at one end or at both ends as required.

They provide a comfortable grip on vibrating power tools in a manual bracing/support role, with inboard flanges (IF series) or dual inboard/outboard flanges (IFF series).

IF and IFF handles are manufactured in black gloss reinforced polyamide with M8 or M10 male or female fittings for simple installation without tools.

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New catalogue – industrial castors and wheels

New industrial castors and wheels catalogue from Elesa UK
Our new Castors and Wheels catalogue offers a one-stop reference for our full range of castor assemblies and components for the industrial, office, medical, display, laboratory, engineering and associated industries. It includes 9 new types with extensive selection and guidance notes to assist buyers in specifying for loading, floor surface, functionality and materials.

Our extensive castor range covers typical industrial equipment loadings with steel or stainless steel chassis brackets as well as wheels in many configurations of polyurethane, polyamide, thermoplastic, vulcanised or elastic rubber, as solid or tyred wheels. These are available to suit surfaces as diverse as tiles, expanded metal or unproved areas. Weight capacities from 2200N to 23000N are catered for.

The Elesa Castors and Wheels catalogue is available free by calling us 01526 322670 or emailing sales@elesa.co.uk

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New CMUF 270° adjustable friction hinge

CMUF 270 degree adjustable friction hinge from Elesa UK

Our new CMUF 270° hinge offers a simple way of supporting flaps, panels, hatches and doors in a desired position against the effect of gravity or limited external forces. The CMUF adjustable friction hinge can in some instances negate the need for hatch springs or gas struts. The CMUF allows for simple friction adjustment with use of an axially mounted hex socket screw to suit varying circumstances on enclosures or cabinets.

The braking torque provided by CMUF hinges allows users to set the opening force of the door so that it may stay partially open, or will dampen down the closure.

CMUF hinges are manufactured in tough die cast zinc with technopolymer friction elements. They are available in black or grey to match the housing and in sizes of 40mm, 50mm and 60mm.

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