80 20 Inc Catalog 21 Page 932 Index

For the most up to date information on 80/20 products visit 8020.net / 932 Index INDEX Glossary Linear Bearing ............................................A slide that allows in-line motion using the T-slotted frame as a rail, and UHMW-PE bearing pads as guides. Patented by 80/20 . Linear Bearing Brake Hole .........................A precisely located hole that allows for attachment of brake hardware to the bearing housing. Linear Bearing Brake Kit.............................The hardware kit consisting of a handle, washer, and T-slot stud used to x the position of a linear bearing. Living Hinge ................................................An anchoring block fastened to the T-slot allowing attached proles full 180-degree motion, perpendicular to or parallel with the T-slot. Locking Grabber TM Handle..........................A cabinet latch used for panel doors that lock with a key. Mesh Retainer ............................................An anchoring bracket that attaches wire cloth or expanded metal panels to a T-slotted frame. Metric Fasteners .........................................For those inclined to use millimeters instead of inches. Miter Cut .....................................................An angle cut. Mounting Block ...........................................In 80/20 language, a stanchion piece used to attach round tube or round solid to a T-slotted frame. MW .............................................................Molecular Weight: used in measuring plastic density. Neoprene ....................................................A black, hard rubber product. Nylatron ......................................................Nylatron GS, an extruded plastic used in the manufacture of 80/20 s roller wheels. Nylon ..........................................................Any of several polymeric, thermoplastic amides formed into strong elastic thread by forcing a melt through ne jets. Open Style Access Hole .............................Customer-specied locations for access holes used to tighten end fasteners for frame assembly. OSHA..........................................................Occupational Safety and Health Administration (The safety cops) Panel Mount Block......................................An adjustable mounting block, keyed to the T-slot, used to mount panels to an prole frame. Panel Retainer ...........................................An anchoring bracket that attaches plastic or sheet panels to a T-slotted frame. Pawl ............................................................A rotating catch used to capture and hold a door shut. Phenolic Resin............................................A decorative, durable surface with exceptional impact and scratch resistance. Pivot............................................................To turn or oscillate on. To rotate about a stationary point. Pivot Bracket ..............................................A at joining plate that allows a prole to pivot 90 or 180 relative to the mounting prole and lock in place. Polycarbonate.............................................An Impact-resistant thermoplastic sheet. Trade names Lexan or Makrolon polycarbonate. A thermoplastic resin that is hard, tough, and moisture-resistant. Polyurethane ..............................................A super-tough exible plastic with high load bearing properties used on some 80/20 casters. Position Floor Lock .....................................A braking device that prevents a frame on wheels from rolling. Powder Coat ...............................................An electrostatically applied paint that provides superior protection. Pre-assemble .............................................To put together beforehand. Pre-load ......................................................Constant tension on a fastener that prevents loosening of the fastener assembly. Also, to load fasteners onto a joining plate to speed up assembly. Pressure Manifold Plate .............................A pre-drilled plate used with a gasket to form a pressurized air or uid chamber inside the cavity of a T-slotted prole. PVC ............................................................Polyvinyl Chloride: used in lightweight plastic sheet, Cart Guard , and snap-on panel gaskets. Quick Frame TM ............................................80/20 's low cost, lightweight framing alternative, utilizing one-inch square aluminum tubing and nylon push-in corner connectors. Ready Tube TM .............................................Aluminum framing system featuring prefabricated mounting holes. RGA ............................................................Returned Goods Authorization: A number assigned by 80/20 s customer service department to allow faster processing of a return shipment. Right Angle Nub..........................................A connecting block that allows attached proles to swing 90 degrees parallel to or perpendicular to the attached T-slot.

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