Marking & Engraving Machines

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Turnkey Industrial Laser Marker supports high-volume production.

February 5, 2015

In addition to letting operator rapidly load/unload components, FiberStar Rotary Dial Laser Marking System supports quick release load/unload of preloaded fixtures as well as single component marking in manual mode. Integrated motion allows step-and-repeat laser marking or coordinated rotary motion for seamlessly laser marking around circumference. Marking operating software coordinates all integrated system components, and pulse rates can be adjusted from continuous wave to single pulse. Read More

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Labeler/Printer enhances pharmaceutical packaging serialization.

January 29, 2015

Depending on end-user requirements, modular CPS (Carton Printing System) prints 1D or 2D data matrix codes on up to 400 folding cartons per minute. Camera system enables both codes to be checked on different carton qualities with maximum reliably, and products are automatically sorted out if data matrix codes' contrast and readability do not conform with required quality. Ability to connect to machine software and company IT in multi-level process ensures reliable serial number attribution. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

Inkjet Printing System Controller enables on-floor editing.

November 11, 2014

Able to control as many as 4 printheads on 2 production lines, Marksman Matrix features color 10 in. touchscreen and allows on-floor as well as main office editing of printed codes. System is also compatible with front-office editing via Windows® Remote Desktop. Screen size lets users view complete spatial relationships in 3D renderings, while graphics-driven, usability-optimized interface reduces operator error. Controller also offers compatibility with Trident printheads. Read More

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Three-Axis Hybrid Laser Marker combines fiber and YVO4 benefits.

October 31, 2014

Combining fiber and YVO4 laser oscillation methods, MD-X Series offers built-in 2D code reader and verifier for accurate 2D code marking/checking without use of separate device. Verification and grading of marked 2D Code can be performed via built-in camera, which also enables automatic focusing, and resulting data can be output via I/O or data communication to signify a Good or No Good mark. Other features include thermopile laser power monitor and IP64 enclosure rating on marking head. Read More

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CO2 Laser Engraver fits into small workshops.

October 21, 2014

Measuring 775 x 725 x 450 mm, Energy 8 is designed for low-output marking needs in workshops, stores, and offices. Unit features front loading design, user control of laser via interactive machine instrument panel, integrated storage capabilities, and automatic focus adjustment. Supplied with GravoStyle™ Discovery software, Energy 8 supports flat and cylindrical engraving as well as engraving on objects. Read More

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Turnkey Decorating System requires minimal user intervention.

October 20, 2014

Complete turnkey product decorating system comprises media handling technology integrated with ITW Inspiration Digital InkJet Single Pass, Phoseon UV LED curing technology, and BDT Tornado-based Product Feeder (TPF). Able to perform off-line processing of various packaging materials, system will feed, align, print, cure and stack. Printing capabilities cover images with virtually limitless colors as well as variable data, unique product identification, and barcodes on multitude of substrates. Read More

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Rugged Dot Peen Marking Gun has compact, portable design.

October 8, 2014

Manufactured with single cast aluminum chassis and handle assembly for strength and durability, e1-p63c can be used for permanent identification of all kinds of metal and plastic parts. Balanced, 2.6 kg, 205 x 203 x 133 mm marking gun has 60 x 25 mm marking area, and ergonomic, handheld e1 controller with 320 x 240 pixel color display facilitates data entry. Along with USB port, features include vibration-reducing rigid construction and carrying case for transportation and outdoor use. Read More

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Fiber Lasers target gun manufacturing industry.

September 26, 2014

Aiming to improve marking and engraving processes for gun manufacturers, Fiber Laser Marking & Engraving System products are intended for performing precision deep 2D and 3D engravings on metal surfaces. Direct parts marking and deep engraving system combines fiber laser technology, FiberScan C3™ software, and industrial-grade safe enclosures. Built to operate in harsh industrial conditions, system uses pulse configurations and is designed for high-speed metal removal without any re-melting. Read More

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Picosecond Laser delivers operational versatility.

September 22, 2014

Supporting pulse-on-demand and burst mode operation, RAPID NX offers 6 W average power at 1,064 nm and pulsewidth of <15 psec. Pulse energy is adjustable up to 50 µJ, and repetition rate can be varied over 50 kHz to 1 MHz range. Along with high-reliability components, such as Coherent long lifetime pump diodes, laser features modular construction that facilitates field service. Areas of use include surface structuring, PV manufacturing, thin film applications, and other micromachining tasks. Read More

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Laser Material Processing System utilizes hybrid technology.

August 28, 2014

Suitable for cutting, marking, and engraving of both organic and inorganic materials, XLS10MWH Multiwave Hybrid™ System combines laser energy from CO2 lasers of 9.3 or 10.6 microns and fiber laser of 1.06 microns into simultaneous delivery of single beam. Control of lasers individually or simultaneously provides infinite laser energy combinations for development of laser material processes. System supports processing of aerospace, automotive, electronic, and other engineered materials. Read More

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Laser Marking Machine delivers 50 W of power.

August 6, 2014

With 50 W fiber laser, Model TF450 vaporizes material, creating completely unalterable marking. Laser interaction offers opportunities for deep engravings, especially in hard materials such as metals. In addition to contrasted marking and micro-machining, machine is approved for cutting metal sheets up to .118 in. thick. Typical applications include engine block and chassis burning, water meter engraving, and beam and aluminum profile burning. Read More

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Material Processing System accepts 2 air-cooled CO2 lasers.

July 30, 2014

Consisting of 40 x 24 in. laser material processing area and advanced beam delivery system, Model XLS 10.150D is used for cutting organic materials and marking/engraving of both organic and inorganic materials. System provides high-speed beam positioning using rigid, friction-free motion system with servo driven motors. It features full color LCD, multiple focusing modes, and Laser System Manager software with Materials Database containing optimal settings for processing hundreds of materials. Read More

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Fiber Laser marks plastics and metals.

July 22, 2014

With marking window up to 498 mm in length, 50 W Videojet 7510 is engineered for high-speed beverage, pharmaceutical, and extrusion manufacturers that need to code data such as expiry information, lot numbers, and batch numbers. Choice of working distances, varying from 122–543 mm, allows users to work within physical constraints of packaging line. For production lines with space limitations, air-cooled system offers choice of straight or 90° marking head. Read More

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Screwdriver and Awl are available in demolition-grade versions.

July 22, 2014

Engineered, manufactured, and tested for prying, chiseling, and punching, demolition versions of No. 2 Phillips (SKU 603-4DD) screwdriver and Punch-Scratch Awl (SKU 650-DD) feature plated metal strike cap that protects handle from hammer blows. These U.S.-manufactured hand tools, designed for durability and reliability, also feature Cushion-Grip handle that simultaneously promotes torque and operator comfort. Read More

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Sheet Marking Ink Jet Printer fits into turret punch press.

July 10, 2014

SmartMark® can be loaded directly into C station of thick turret machines. Fabricators can, using CNC programming and SmartMark Writer software, program printer to mark parts with alphanumeric text, lines, timestamps, or barcodes. Capabilities enable fabricators to mark everything from part numbers and descriptions to assembly and part handling instructions to help eliminate errors during production. Kits include printer, software, wireless router, ink cartridge, batteries, and charger. Read More

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Rotary Hand Stamp offers character sizes from 1/16 to 3/8 in.

June 24, 2014

Made of high grade tool steel, heat treated for severe usage, balanced Single Wheel Rotary Stamp features rotating type wheel engraved with numbers or letters. Mark is made by selecting desired character and striking top of tool with hammer. Stamps are available individually or in deluxe 3-piece set with wooden storage box. Three-piece set takes place of 42 single hand stamps. Read More

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Engraving Lasers are available with job management software.

June 19, 2014

Fusion Laser series is available with job management software that helps improve laser material processing flow. Through this software, operators can create custom file structure to strengthen engraving processes and reduce downtime. Features include permanent storage for unlimited number of jobs, automatic recording of all jobs and laser parameters, as well as Organize and Search functions. Date and time are recorded for each laser job, and machine and materials databases are also included. Read More

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Turret Punch Presses incorporate 33-ton ram drives.

June 13, 2014

Available in either Widermann or Spring Style tooling, Models M3048TG and M3058TG feature servo-driven ram that delivers 33 tons of punching force at 510 hits/minute. Presses incorporate Fanuc control with touchscreen Intelligent Control Interface. Built with 2-piece, heavy-duty frames and pyramid base design for stability, machines minimize post processes while supporting tapping, forming, marking, deburring, and various automation options. Read More

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Multilane Stickpack Machine combines laser scoring and marking.

May 30, 2014

Using CO2 laser-based system with operating life of >45,000 hr, Inever BY300 performs scoring and marking operations for low- to medium-volume production of quality stickpack seals. Laser scores outermost layer of film without damaging inner layer, facilitating consistently straight and precise tear. Output ranges from 150 stickpacks/min for 3-lane operation to 350/min with 7 lanes. Respectively, widths range from 1.8–0.67 in. Lengths vary from 1.18–8 in. Read More

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Carton Handler offers advanced inspection, controlled ejection.

May 15, 2014

Flying CartonTracker™ allows printing on and inspection of cartons in continuous motion without stopping item and with ability to reject any single carton on the fly. Gripping carton from top, unit installs over existing line without cutting or modifying line layout, and camera verifies printed information quality. Stand-alone unit, able to handle range of carton sizes at speeds up to 400 cartons/min, can be fed automatically or manually and facilitates changeovers via 2 adjustments. Read More