Misumi USA, Inc. has released a new type of shock absorbing bumper, designed for use in a host of automated factory automation and motion control machinery and devices. The bumpers are installed to mitigate shock, sound and vibration caused by moving machine parts as they strike the targeted surface. Features of the bumper include:
- Urethane-based synthetic rubber construction, with a super flexible gel for enhanced cushioning and shock absorption.
- Stainless steel core, which provides improved strength and durability for longer service life.
- Asker F hardness rating of 75.
- Two product types available: Tapped bumpers (Part GELMR), which come in six variations; and threaded bumpers (Part GELMF), which come in three variations.