Bellows Provide Flex in Small Amount of Space
October 7, 2010—BellowsTech edge-welded bellows are designed to provide the most flex in the smallest amount of space and can be used in vacuum applications as valve stem seals, expansion joints, actuators, vibration dampers and torque couplings. Serving aerospace, semiconductor, high vacuum, oil services, process control and medical device industries, the bellows are available in diameters ranging from .394 to 26 in. (10 mm to 660 mm) and in lengths up to 96 in. (24.38 mm). Material thickness ranges from .002 to .036 in. (.05 mm to .91 mm) and includes titanium, 316LSS, AM350 SS, aluminum and Inconel/Hastelloy. All designs are custom and optimized by BellowsTech to meet the customer's specific requirements. Custom metal and precision prototype manufacturing fabrication are also available.