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Online Resources: Useful Component Information and Sources

  1. Thermopiles
  2. Thermoelectric Effects
    1. Overview of the Seebeck Effect
    2. On Seebeck Coefficients
  3. Temperature sensors
    1. Cement-On Thermocouples from Omega t=0.013mm
  4. Heat Flux Sensors
    1. RdF info on how they work and how to install
    2. Viable Heat Flux Sensors (some w/ TC) (RdF 500F)
    3. Lower Temp. Heat Flux Sensor (Omega, 300F)
    4. Hukseflux Heat Flux Sensors
  5. Heaters/Coolers
    1. Constant Temperature Liquid Circulating Baths
    2. RdF Custom Foil Heaters Specs & Ordering
    3. Thermoelectric (Peltier) Cooler 40x40mm 79W
    4. Omega Silicone Heaters
    5. Thermo-Stone High Temp Thin Film Heater
  6. Heater Controllers
    1. Omega Description of Temperature Controllers
  7. Pneumatic Cylinders and Controls
  8. Linear Actuators and Controls
    1. 2" Stroke 107lb 12V DC Actuator
    2. 4.01" Stroke 500lb DC Actuator (14.25" Extended)
    3. 2" Stroke 400lb 12V DC Actuator (10.89" Extended)
  9. Vacuum Chambers and Chamber Materials
    1. Plastic Properties and Thermo Forming
    2. Plastic Sheets and Tubes: 1, 2, 3
    3. Steel Tubing
    4. Pre-fab Vacuum Chambers
    5. Large Bell Jars and Gaskets
    6. Welding Vacuum Chambers
  10. Vacuum Pumps
    1. Interdynamics 5.0 CFM 29.9" Hg (AC application)
    2. US Vacuum 5.0-8 CFM 29.9" Hg (Laboratory)
  11. Vacuum Feed Throughs
    1. Electrical Bulkheads and Wire Seals
    2. Electrical Feed throughs and Hardware
    3. Fluid Vacuum Feed Throughs
  12. Springs
    1. Compact Compression Springs (Die Springs)
    2. Century Spring Corp
  13. Seals
    1. Custom Rubber Seals (Nitrile and Viton included)
    2. Nitrile and Viton Sheets 
    3. Gasket Sheeting (Nitrile and Viton included)
    4. Viton O-rings (up to 18" diameters)
    5. Vacuum Thread Seal Loctite 592

Books and Articles of Use
  1. CRC Handbook of Thermoelectrics (Edited by D.M. Rowe)