Tuesday, March 08, 2016

Fixtureworks® (Fraser, MI), a leading supplier of material handling components, fixturing accessories and machine tool elements will bring its broad spectrum of Fairlane® Products rollers and bumpers to booth 1768, at MODEX 2016, April 4-7, 2016, Atlanta, GA. 
Rugged, wear resistant and smooth, Fairlane Products rollers and bumpers are in stock and available in a variety of sizes, durometers, mounting options and materials. This standard product line is ideal for machine builders and integrators to use off-the-shelf parts for their OEM designs. They can be used on conveyors, belt idlers, racks, shock cushioners, stamping die part-guides and supports, sheet metal roll feeders, carts and wagons, and more. They can also be designed into machines and assembly operations. 
Standard rollers are available as mini-solid, solid, self-cleaning finned and DuraSoft® compliant rollers. They are available in sizes from 3/4" to 4" dia. and are molded from black neoprene, white nitrile or polyurethane. DuraSoft® rollers provide compliance, or “flex” for firm yet non-damaging pressure, rendering them an excellent choice for a wide array of assembly and material handling operations. 
Mountings include shaft drive, roller only, roller with bearing and roller with bearing and mounting hardware.
Bumpers are available in round, square and rectangular shapes as well as custom cut. The square and rectangular bumpers are available in black neoprene and polyurethane in 35, 60 and 80 shore A durometers with sizes of ¾" square to 2 ½" x 4". Their heights range from 3/8" to 2". Special cut bumpers are available in black neoprene, 80 durometer, with rubber thickness from 3/8" to 2" and an aluminum plate backing. All square, rectangular and special cut bumpers can be fabricated with drilled, counter-bored or tapped holes, with aluminum backing.
Also on display will be the company’s new product line, GP Series Rubber Gripper Pads for automation and part handling applications. Available in a variety of surface types for varying surface pressure applications.
In addition to rollers and bumpers, Fixtureworks offers Fairlane® Products full line of grippers, rest pads, Swivots® swivel positioning components and Quick Release ball-lock pins lineup; Kipp® spring plungers, rest and riser pads, levers, handles, knobs, and hand wheels; Imao® clamps, supports and stops, risers, T-nuts, sliding mounts, springs, grid plates and blocks; OK-Vise® single and double wedge clamp designs; and Modern Industries mPower™ product line which includes quick change precision locating and mounting systems and modular tooling, plates and columns.