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Ethernet Slip Ring Solutions


High performance slip ring solutions for reliable Ethernet transmission

Moog Components Group
in Blacksburg, VA has just released their family of Ethernet ready slip rings that allow transfer of the Ethernet protocol through a rotating interface. The innovative designs meet the challenge of matching impedance, controlling crosstalk and managing losses.


1mm Pitch Timing Belt Pulleys


Stock Drive Products/Sterling Instrument recently introduced the A 6A18M Series of 1mm pitch metric pulleys in 17 different sizes ranging from 18 to 75 grooves. These are the smallest standardized pitch timing pulleys available anywhere, an important option to consider for reducing the size of your product.

AS9100C Aerospace Quality Rating


AS9100 is a widely adopted and standardized quality management system for the aerospace industry. It was released in October, 1999, by the Society of Automotive Engineers and the European Association of Aerospace Industries.
AS9100 replaces the earlier AS9000 and fully incorporates the entirety of the current version of ISO 9000, while adding additional requirements relating to quality and safety. Major aerospace manufacturers and suppliers worldwide require compliance and/or registration to AS9100 as a condition of doing business with them.