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Empowering Engineers with Configurable Components September 2007 - www.misumiusa.com

Announcements

The MISUMI Automation Components website and online ordering just got better!

Updated Feature #1: Improved Search.

improved search feature We have improved search quality, as well as look and feel. Find components faster now with text + photo results.

Updated Feature #2: Quick Order

improved search feature We know you are busy! Let us cut the time you spend ordering. If you do not need a quotation, place orders directly using this function.

Updated Feature #3: Excel Copy and Paste

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Pack Expo happening October 15-17 in Las Vegas

Pack Expo MISUMI will feature its new video at the Pack Expo happening October 15-17 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Visit Machine Design's booth # S-4975 to watch the new MISUMI video.

Special Offers

Refer New Customers, Get a $25 Best Buy™ Gift Card

Take advantage of the MISUMI Referrals = Rewards program today. Hurry to www.misumiusa.com/referrals and secure your $25 Best Buy Gift Card. This offer may not last for long so be sure to act now before it is too late. Simply refer three engineers to MISUMI and you could receive a $25 Best Buy Gift Card!

Click Here to submit your referrals and take advantage of this offer!

Receive 5% off List Price

Through October 31, 2007 customers that include promotion code KUA5PO when placing an order for the Single Axis Actuator will receive 5% off list price.

Manufactured in 11 days with 208 possible configurations and a $1,073 starting price, the new Single Axis Actuator from MISUMI is the reliable way to bring linear motion to the machine that's quick, easy and affordable. Why build it yourself when you can configure it and buy it from MISUMI. The diameter and lead for the rolled ball screw are selectable as is the width and length for the aluminum base, making this one of the most configurable Single Axis Actuators available in the market today.

Register for a FREE Technical Seminar

Configuration Tech Seminar from MISUMI - Register now for the October 11 seminar entitled "Designing a better machine faster with the configurable component" and features a presentation from Chris Blaszczyk, Manager of Engineering and Procurement for MISUMI USA, Inc. The presentation will cover how to overcome the time and performance pressures engineers experience during machine builds.

Click here for more information on this exciting event.

Seminar

Receive 50% off List Price

Through December 31, 2007 MISUMI is offering 50% off list price for select Urethane Sheet, Fluoro Rubber Sheet and Silicone Rubber Sheet products.

These products feature a variety of selectable sizes and materials to meet an array of application needs. This offer is good for the following types:

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Urethane Sheets
Fluoro Rubber Sheets
Silicone Rubber Sheets


Be sure to place your order today as offer is good only while supplies last! Click here to being the order process.

Receive 30% off List Price

Starting October 1 and through October 31, 2007 customers that include promotion code BWH30 when placing an order for the following Bearings with Housing products will receive 30% off list price.

This very unique product features an Inch housing and a Metric diameter allowing the engineer to use a metric product on an inch machine. These products are featured on page 267 and page 271 in the MISUMI 2006 Inch catalog. This offer is good for the following types.

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Bearings with Housings


Be sure to place your order today as offer is good only while supplies last! Click here to being the order process.

Product Spotlights

Linear Shafts

· Configurable in 1mm length increments.

· Choose from a wide variety of shaft end configurations and materials.

· Hardened shafts with controlled and consistent hardening depths are available in 52100 Bearing Steel or 440C Stainless Steel.

· Plated shafts are available in 52100 Bearing Steel, 1045 Steel, 304 Stainless Steel or 440C Stainless Steel.

Click here for more on our entire line of linear shafts.

Linear Guides

· Configurable in 1mm length increments.

· Available in regular and high grade for both standard and heavy load applications.

· Some offer interchangeable blocks and rails with the ability to add additional blocks depending on the length of the rail and application.

Click here for more on our entire line of linear guides.

Locating Components

Stopper Blocks:
· Most configurable in 5mm height increments.

· Available in standard and threaded designs.

· Materials include Steel and Stainless Steel with Black Oxide or Electroless Nickel plating surface treatments for most part numbers.

Stop Pins / Stopper Bolts:
· Available in multiple configurations including those with Urethane contact pads.

· Designed as a hard stop component which helps prevent damage to mating components when fitted with the Urethane contact pads.

· Offer cost effective performance for a vast array of applications.

Click here for more on our entire line of locating components.

Rollers

· Configurable in 1mm length increments.

· Available in standard, set-screw and bearing designs.

· Popular materials include 304 Stainless Steel and 5052 Aluminum for the roller core with Urethane as well as Silicon Rubber being offered as choices for the liner.

· Urethane rollers with shafts offer configurable liner thickness in 1mm increments and selectable liner hardness.

Click here for more on our entire line of rollers.

Locating Pins

· Configurability in the following dimensions: Head length in 0.1mm increments. Head diameter in 0.01mm increments. Shank length in 1mm increments.

· Available in flat position, wrench flats, tip angle, relief at thread end and shoulder top radius designs.

· Configurable in 1mm length increments with configurable thread length and thread diameter options for some types.

· Steel and Stainless Steel materials, with Aluminum as an option for select types.

· Available in threaded and tapped end configurations.

Click here for more on our entire line of locating pins.

Hexagonal Posts / Circular Posts / Square Posts

Posts · Configurable in 1mm length increments with configurable thread length and thread diameter options for some types. · Steel and Stainless Steel materials, with Aluminum as an option for select types.

· Available in threaded and tapped end configurations.

· Feature a variety of shapes, sizes and types as well as a host of surface treatments including Black Oxide, Electroless Nickel Plating, Black Chrome and Clear Anodizing.

Click here for more on our entire line of posts.

Inch and Metric Catalogs Order your FREE Inch and Metric MISUMI reference guide catalogs

These reference guide catalogs feature an extensive amount of white papers and engineering resources such as:

  • Conversion tables and symbols for the International System of Units
  • Calculations of Linear Systems, Cubic Volume, Area, Center of Gravity and Sectional Secondary Moment
  • How to select the right components such as Ball Screws as well as Flat and Timing Belts
  • Reference guides and comparisons for materials
  • And much more
Click here and complete the form and the catalogs will be sent to you.

Our Business Model

The MISUMI business model offers customers:

  • No minimum order quantities or set up charges for a product portfolio of 280,000 metric and inch components.
  • No drawings are required. Use the online CAD Configurator to configure components and download native CAD files.
  • 99.97% on-time delivery rating with most products shipping in 6 days or less.
  • Price and delivery are published in the catalog and on the web site for the entire product portfolio.
  • Components can be ordered using the web ordering system at www.misumiusa.com.

 

Visit our website at www.misumiusa.com
or call 800.681.7475. for more information and/or to place an order.

MISUMI USA, Inc 1105 Remington Rd. Schaumburg, IL 60173 (800) 681-7475