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Six-access load cell by Interface measures forces in three dimensions
February 16, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments continues to be Canada’s top source for high-end industrial measuring instruments from a wide range of international manufacturers – including Interface Advanced Force Measurement, a leader in the field in the…

Acuity laser micrometer uses the latest digital technology for measurement
February 12, 2018 by Durham Instruments

When Durham Instruments distributes industrial measuring instruments in Canada, its customers know they are getting the most current, up-to-the-minute technology available on the market. That goes for Acuity’s impressive line of laser measurement…

Precision turbine flow meters from Cox have expanded mechanical linearity
February 6, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Cox Instruments is one of the many manufacturers whose top-grade products are available in Canada through Durham Instruments, one of the country’s leading distributors of measuring tools. Just one of Cox’s fine products…

SINT’S residual stress analyzer is ideal for hole-drilling applications
January 26, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments is Canada’s best source for state-of-the art industrial measuring instruments from manufacturers around the world. One of the latest tools available is the MTS3000 Restan residual stress analyzer produced by SINT…

Laser distance meter from Durham Instruments withstands extreme light, heat
January 22, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Among the many first-rate measuring tools available in Canada from Durham Instruments is Acuity’s line of laser distance sensors, which are renowned for their high speed and accuracy. One of Acuity’s top advances…

Durham Instruments strain sensors guarantee reliability, remote power
January 3, 2018 by Durham Instruments

Among the high-quality industrial measuring tools that Durham Instruments distributes in Canada are HBM’s lines of software, strain gauges, display and panel meters, and much more. Now, the manufacturer has come up with…

Data processors from Durham Instruments provide more computing power
December 27, 2017 by Durham Instruments

Durham Instruments distributes many superior industrial measuring instruments in Canada, including HBM’s line of eDAQ mobile data processors. The newest member of the eDAQ family is the eDAQXR processor, which is capable of…

Durham Instruments laser sensor is quicker and more accurate
December 15, 2017 by Durham Instruments

Acuity’s laser displacement sensors are available in Canada from Durham Instruments, and the AccuRange 700 series, or AR700, is the quickest and most accurate one available for measuring distances. A long-awaited upgrade of…

Harting to focus on tech development with U.S. partners
March 16, 2016 by Harting Canada Inc

North America is a growing market for Harting. The leader in connectivity solutions recently announced that it looks to the U.S. as the driving force behind digitalization and Industry 4.0, and has partnered…

Survey results reveal workforce challenges
March 4, 2015 by Kronos Canadian Systems Inc.

Improving labour productivity presents huge challenges for the manufacturing and services and distribution sectors, according to research conducted by Gatepoint Research.  Last year, the company invited select HR, finance and operations executives from the manufacturing and…

Under pressure: A look at applications for pressure, vacuum and leak-testing systems
December 3, 2014 by Wainbee Limited

Pressure and leak testing are a must for manufacturers who want to produce quality products. Pressure, vacuum and leak-testing systems for high-pressure applications are, in fact, some of the products offered by Mississauga,…

Seven ways to put industrial cables to the test
November 19, 2014 by Lapp Canada Inc

Industrial cables play an important role in today’s production environments. They can be found in automotive plants, machine tools, instrumentation, robotics, industrial automation and many more applications. But to ensure reliability and safety, they must…

Three ways to solve your industrial aseptic valves problems
September 8, 2014 by Nordson EFD

Processing plants and laboratory applications depend on industrial aseptic valves to consistently and accurately offer sterile processes. The prevention of airborne or stagnant substances from the ambient air penetrating or migrating to critical…

Pinch valve info in a cinch
August 28, 2014 by ASCO Numatics – Div. of Emerson Electric

Do you remember when watering the lawn with a garden hose, trying to stretch it for that last bit of pull while reaching the front or back porch, it had a kink in…

Industrial wire ropes: five little known facts
August 21, 2014 by Bergen Cable Technology LLC

Wire ropes are essential to the precise functioning of electronic and mechanical instruments. Engineered mainly for industries, including aerospace, defense, medical and transportation, wire ropes are the fine, yet formidable connections with meticulous…

Need an air compressor? Ask yourself these questions first
August 20, 2014 by Festo Inc

Thinking of going on an air compressor shopping spree for your business? Specialized automation functions need certain types of air compressors that consistently fulfill the required specifications depending on the size, frequency and demands of…

Get rid of sludge conveyor drive motor breakdowns once and for all
August 11, 2014 by Wainbee Limited

Tired of your sludge conveyor drive mucking up your business’ productivity? Sludge conveyor drives are essential pieces of wastewater treatment equipment prone to multiple, sustained breakdowns when the electric motor, the heart of…

Don’t let condensation be a drain: invest in automatic condensate drains
August 8, 2014 by Compair Canada Inc. div. of Gardner Denver

Prevent the accumulation of condensed materials to have a detrimental effect on the performance of your air compressor. During the compression process, particles, moisture and water vapour from the exterior can enter inside…

Are you flexible cable ready? You will be once you read this!
August 7, 2014 by Lapp Canada Inc

Similar to the muscle fibers bundled together in the human body that bends, twists and turns, so does flexible cable. Flexible cable is adaptable to move, curve and change directions when under extreme…

The best wheels and casters maintenance tips experts recommend
August 2, 2014 by Mr Roller Inc.

Wheels and casters work synergistically to help your cargo move. Wheels are the yin to the casters’ yang. Together, they work in tandem with the wheel as the circular disc, turned by the…

Industrial sheet metal cutting: the insider’s quick and dirty version
August 1, 2014 by Matritech Inc.

Industrial sheet metal cutting is a specialized application that offers the greatest results in accuracy, appearance, flexibility and speed. While the machine cutting options used by manufacturers of industrial sheet metal fabrication can vary (CNC…

Why we love mechanical springs (and why you should too!)
July 30, 2014 by Bohne Spring Industries Ltd.

Everyone loves to have a spring in their step. Why not put a mechanical spring into your next project to help improve its performance? At Bohne Spring Industries Ltd., we love to make high quality…

The hydraulic valves, oils and fluids beginner’s cheat sheet
July 30, 2014 by Alco Valves Inc.

Valves are designed to control the flow of liquid through a system of ducts or pipes. While there is a diverse range of valve products based on the different purposes they serve, below…

Customized extruded and moulded rubber parts: if you read only one article about these, read this one
July 30, 2014 by Vicone High Performance Rubber Inc.

Whether you wear it, drive it, stand on it or apply it, rubber and rubber-made products form a part of our everyday lives. From that brand name belt you bought as the perfect…

Your ISO 9001 course is in session: train to be at the top of the class
July 29, 2014 by BSI Group Canada Inc.

The decision to invest in your employees and overall business model by acquiring the coveted ISO 9001 certification can mean the difference between capricious and consistent delivery of products and services. Distinguished as an…

Sprockets by the numbers
July 29, 2014 by Tsubaki Of Canada Ltd.

Sprockets are wheels with saw-like teeth constructed to fit and move an indented object. Typically, sprockets comprise of four main types: one-piece sprockets (the most widely used kind), two-piece split sprockets, bolt-on-tooth sprockets…



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