WILMINGTON, MA--(Marketwire - Jan 15, 2013) - Stafford Manufacturing Corp. has introduced a new lever-actuated, hinged shaft collar for non-rotary applications such as moving gates, sensor heights, stops, and spacers.
The Staff-Lok™ Hinged Shaft Collar is easy to install and simple to adjust and lock in place by just lifting the conformal cam lever, moving it along a shaft, tube, or pipe and then retightening by hand. Featuring a knurled adjustment screw, this hinged clamping collar never requires tools and is ideally suited for non-rotary applications involving fast, frequent, or temporary relocation.
Available in 1/2" to 4" I.D. sizes, the Staff-Lok™ Hinged Shaft Collar is machined from steel and has a smooth bore. It can also be supplied with custom bore designs for joining flanges and with custom features for attaching sensors or other devices. A one-piece design is also available. Applications include EOAT, automation, conveyors, and packaging machinery.
The Staff-Lok™ Hinged Shaft Collar is priced according to size and quantity. Pricing is available upon request.
About Stafford Manufacturing
Founded in 1975, Stafford Manufacturing Corp. is a leading manufacturer of shaft collars, couplings, and specialized mechanical drive and structural components. In fact, the company well recognized as a single source for all types of shaft collars and couplings including metrics. Their "Standard Series" features over 300 popular items which are in stock for immediate delivery, their "Signature Series" features premium quality collars and couplings manufactured in the USA, and their "Solution Series" with over 500 problem-solving components is a virtual mechanical design center for anyone involved in product and system development.
In addition to their over 3,300 catalog parts, Stafford Manufacturing manufactures problem-solving parts for leading OEMs, contract manufacturers, and numerous industrial distributors. Their well-engineered design solutions can be found in all types of equipment including conveyors, packaging machinery, processing equipment, recreational products, medical instruments, and consumer goods. Stafford Manufacturing is ISO 9001:2008 Certified.