The new 26” Standard Blower from Allegro Industries (Piedmont,
SC) is designed for large confined space applications in need of
maximum output. It is the highest output axial blower in the
Allegro line, and the 3-blade impeller allows for ventilating or
extricating air. This blower offers:
• A flow rate of Free Air at 9570 CFM.
• One 90 degree bend at 8610 CFM.
• Two bends at 7750 CFM (based on 15’ ducting).
• A single-phase, 2 hp motor and NEMA-rated 115V plug.
<< www.allegrosafety.com; 800-622-3530>>
Short Handle Flex Ratchet
The 3/8” Drive Short Handle Flex Ratchet from Snap-on Industrial
(Kenosha, WI) comes with a compact 8-5/16” long handle, making
it the ideal ratchet to use in tight spaces. Additionally, the ratchet
has a streamlined 9/16” profile and width of 1-1/4”. The ratchet
comes with Dual80 Technology, making it the strongest, smooth-est available tool on the market today, says the company. This
technology features dual pawls with seven teeth in contact with
the gear, providing ultimate strength and durability, with 25 percent less ratcheting arc. Additional features include:
• A sealed head to keep lubricants in and contaminants out for
• An alloy steel construction for optimum strength and durability.
• A mirror finish with nickel chrome plating to prevent corrosion.
<< www.snaponindustrialbrands.com; 800-446-7404>>
Hydraulic Hoses, Fittings
Parker Hannifin (Cleveland, OH) introduces
GlobalCore — five hydraulic hoses and two
fittings that significantly reduce engineering and service complexity by providing
the first comprehensive product family
across the most commonly used constant
working pressure classes. According to
Parker Hannifin, GlobalCore is built and
tested to the ISO 18752 specification.
Parker’s leading hose design enables it to
be half the bend radius of conventional
hose, which makes installation and routing
much easier. GlobalCore is compatible with
Parker’s Parkrimp family of crimpers and
features no-skive, premium abrasion-re-sistant covers, providing users with less
downtime and longer intervals between
Spindle and Hydraulic Oil
Klüber Lubrication (Londonderry, NH) has introduced the
Klübersynth FB 4 Series, an ultra-fine filtered synthetic spindle
and hydraulic oil that extends component life and reduces operating costs. Oils in the Klübersynth FB 4 Series are designed to lubricate rolling bearings of high-speed machine tool spindles. They
can also be used in hydraulic systems and components, including
dirt-sensitive servo valves where cleanliness standards and/or
classes are predetermined by the manufacturer. Klübersynth FB 4
Series are PAO oils of purity class 15/13/10 in accordance with ISO
4406, and meet HLP requirements of DIN 51524-2.
<< www.klueber.com; 603-647-4104>>