Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Precision Micro Machining Center handles small, complex features.

November 21, 2014

With linear motor-driven controlled axes, rigid machine structure, 40,000 rpm spindle, and 3- or 5-axis capabilities, YASDA YMC 430 Ver II suits micro milling applications, including roughing to finishing on hardened steel and other hard materials, and has symmetrical, H-shaped column. X-Y table has linear guideways and linear motor drive; X/Y/Z travels are, respectively, 16.5, 11.8, and 9.8 in.; and table work surface measures 23.6 x 13.8 in. Automatic tool changer holds 32 tools. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Grooving/Parting Tools extend life expectancy via wear resistance.

November 21, 2014

Constructed with wear-resistant cutting material, Walter Cut GX Tiger•tec Silver® CVD grooving and parting grades WKP13S, WKP23S, and WKP33S optimize metal removal rates while maintaining or improving tool life. Tiger-tec Silver CVD coating features aluminum oxide with optimized microstructure for max crater wear resistance and cutting speed, while silver flank face aids wear detection and permits full cutting edge usage. Mechanical post-treatment creates compressive stresses. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Industrial Routers provide remote access.

November 21, 2014

Communicating over public DSL with downlink/uplink speeds of 25 Mbps/3.5 Mbps, Scalance M812-1 and M816-1 give users remote access to automation networks and components from anywhere. Units provide connection of Ethernet-based subnets and programmable controllers to wired DSL networks that support ASDL2+ protocol. Connected to Ethernet by private 2-wire or stranded cables, Scalance M826-2 SHDSL Router offers transmission rates up to 15.3 Mbps, which can be increased with 4 or more wires. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Communication Systems & Equipment

Wi-Fi Range Extender offers facilitated setup via touchscreen.

November 19, 2014

Boosting Wi-Fi® signals to cover up to 10,000 ft² by repeating and amplifying original signal of any Wi-Fi router, 5 in. wide x 5 in. tall TAP-EX can be setup within minutes and does not require other devices for such. Touchscreen UI lets user search for and select desired Wi-Fi network as well as control Parental Control features and other settings. Along with optional digital clock display, features include 2 additional wired ports for network devices and USB port for local file sharing. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Carton Singulator retrofits into existing convey and sort systems.

November 18, 2014

Able to be retrofitted into existing convey and sort systems or implemented with new ones, carton singulator aligns skewed and side-by-side cartons for proper orientation prior to sorting. Operation improves carton orientation and alignment, thereby optimizing performance of downstream sorter, while promoting merge performance and system uptime. Conveyor is modular and 24 ft long, and installation can occur during off-shift timeframes as to not affect daily operations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Universal ID Cylindrical Grinder handles long workpieces.

November 18, 2014

Offered in 3 sizes to machine workpieces with max lengths of 11.81, 27.56, and 51.18 in. and IDs up to 9.84 in., STUDER S141 employs grinding spindle turret that accommodates up to 4 grinding spindles; universal measuring probe; and internal grinding quills in lengths up to 10.433 in. With direct-drive integrated swivel axis and high-resolution measuring system, turret rotates/positions with repeatability of <1 angular sec. Workhead can be direct or belt driven. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Test & Measuring Instruments

Resealable Interface facilitates microfluidic chip surface access.

November 18, 2014

Pressure-driven Resealable Chip Interface System, designed for applications requiring access to microfluidic chip surface, enables tool-free assembly of glass, quartz, or polymer resealable chips. Functionality lets user deposit reagents, sensors, biosensors, or cells onto chip base layer for exposure to fluid stream. Along with Resealable Chip Interface that allows up to 8 fluidic and 8 electrical connections per chip, modular system comprises 4-way linear connectors, and Mitos Pressure Pumps. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Ultraminiature Ball Screws target medical applications.

November 18, 2014

Available in diameters as small as 3 mm with choice of 1 or 0.5 mm pitch, Ultraminiature Ball Screws are manufactured from standard tool steel, hardened and precision ground to meet ISO tolerances from P0 to P5. Stainless steel material is available as option. Units are equipped with 1 of 4 types of ball nuts, with or without preload. In addition, ball screws are capable of being back driven, which is important for tactile systems. Read More