Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Materials & Material Processing

Flow Tuning and Measurement System offers accuracy to ±1%.

May 21, 2015

Based on MICROFLOW technology, which monitors flow of abrasive media through small passages in real-time, EXTRUDE HONE™ MF PROGRESS™ is aimed at orifices 100–350 µm in parts less than 30 mm in diameter and flow rates up to 5 lpm. Modular system is available in various inside station layouts, including flow tuning, media reclaim, flush module, test module, and marking. Machine comes with expanded on-screen maintenance capabilities and optimized filtration to further pump and valve life. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Speed Press Brake features integrated tool storage.

May 21, 2015

Serving applications where space is limited and capacities vary, portable, Xpert 40 combines entire setup and production from one station. Production capabilities of 1,028 bends per hr can keep pace with Fiber laser cutting machines. While back gauge and ram optimize production efficiency, back gauge system, with up to 6-axes, also enables production of complex sheet metal shapes. Flexible tool selection, press capacity of up to 44 US tons, and process-controlled drive unit are standard. Read More

Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Monitoring System helps visualize well performance.

May 21, 2015

Designed to monitor Packers Plus multi-stage completion systems, ePLUS™ Retina™ Monitoring System lets users observe downhole events and their effects on reservoir. Self-contained unit offers clear indications of downhole operations in real-time, enabling operators to make on-the-fly operational adjustments. In addition, system optimizes reservoir stimulation and remedial operations, delivers detailed recorded data for future use, and provides redundancy for all measurements. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Milling Toolholder increases heavy-duty cutting productivity.

May 20, 2015

Precision-balanced to G 6.3 at 15,000 rpm, maintenance-free SINO-R holds tool securely, with max torque transmission of 627 lb-ft, at clamping diameter of 1.25 in. Flexibility due to use of intermediate sleeves allows clamping of nearly all common tool shank diameters, while design promotes tool life and material removal rates. Based on expansion technology system with solid body and pressure medium, toolholder delivers radial rigidity and dampening characteristics that increase productivity.
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Machinery & Machining Tools

Twin Table Robotic Grit-Blast System minimizes downtime.

May 20, 2015

Featuring 2 servomotor-driven turntables on shuttle transfer cart for facilitated loading/unloading during automated grit blasting cycle, RB-72 TT is designed for descaling and surface preparation of components up to 66 in. dia and 4,000 lb. Other features include 6-axis Fanuc M-710iA robot, Fanuc R-30iB controller, and safety light curtains. Scanner wand at each side of robotic grit blasting system automates component identification and call-up of correct process recipe and motion program. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Sorting System meets all USPS regulatory requirements.

May 19, 2015

Suited for organizations that ship more than 2,000 small parcels per day, Smalls ParcelMgr™ Sorting System supports numerous USPS® rate categories including First Class package services, priority mail, and flats. For shippers that receive intermixed flats mail and parcels from their customers, ParcelMgr automatically processes on-the-fly using most economical shipping method based on customer’s business rules, and can simultaneously process different types of mail and parcels. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Lacquer Spray Machine targets canmaking industry.

May 19, 2015

With advanced machine control system, 3200 Reformat™ Lacquer Spray Machine eliminates need for human-machine interaction. Servo-driven system is precisely and electronically controlled via smart technology, enabling manufacturers to monitor and control several machines from multiple locations throughout factory. Capable of modulating speed while maintaining critical process parameters, machine control system leads to reductions in spoilage and optimized can quality. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Hardware/Software System aids plasma, oxy-fuel cutting.

May 19, 2015

To optimize startup, productivity, and cutting quality, OPENCut™ comes with all elements needed for plasma 2D, bevel, and oxy-fuel cutting. Modular CNC hardware/software solution is customizable according to OEM needs and designed for OPEN control OSAI CNC, up to multi-touch operator panel, drives, and I/O systems controlled via EtherCAT fieldbus. Plasma generator system is available in 120, 250, and 420 A sizes equipped with automatic gas console. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Cutters achieve true 90 degree shoulder milling.

May 15, 2015

With 4 cutting edges and multiple corner nose radii available, VSM490-15 Inserts deliver true 90° shoulders and floors. Two insert geometries are available: MM (universal) for range of work materials; and ML (light) with sharper cutting edges for mild steels and stainless. Constructed of hardened-steel with hardened pocket seats for resistance to deformation, cutter bodies are made with tight tolerances to ensure minimum run-out and have integral chip gash design for chip evacuation. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cutting Inserts maximize parts-per-edge use, wear identification.

May 15, 2015

Designed to promote tool life and edge utilization, Beyond™ Drive™ cutting inserts come in various grades and geometries to facilitate selection and use across work materials and turning conditions. Bronze titanium oxy-carbonitride (TiOCN) outer coating increases wear resistance and acts as wear indicator. Along with dry running capabilities, products offer reduction of notch wear in demanding applications as well as reduction of crater wear in difficult materials. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Custom Laser Engraving affords design flexibility.

May 15, 2015

Performed by in-house graphic design department wth CO2 laser system, RoHS- and REACH-compliant laser engraving offers alternative to decals and screen printing with regards to adorning glass parts with logos, scales, or serial numbers. Accurate and repeatable etching process produces permanent images that will not wear, peel, or rub off. Images and logos can be changed instantly, and supported materials include quartz, glass, wood, stainless steel, Kovar, acrylic, plastic, and ceramics. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Box Making Machine creates right sized box for every shipment.

May 8, 2015

Designed for customers that use small- to medium-sized boxes and need scalable small footprint platform for box making, Panotec Compack 1.4 offers capabilities such as multiple-box output, hundreds of pre-programmed box styles, and multiple feed inputs. High-speed cutting head technology is designed for longevity and minimal maintenance. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Electrochemical Machining System stops stray attacks.

May 7, 2015

Available in single- dual-, or multi-cell configurations, Extrude Hone™ EVO features proprietary generator technology delivering 3–100 kW of power, depending on configuration. ECM is used in contouring, radiusing, polishing, deburring, and flow tuning applications. With no mechanical or thermal stress, machine provides targeted removal in precise locations. EVO integrates interface for Dynamic ECM and enables online monitoring and control of all relevant parameters. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Tooling Options increase thick turret punch press productivity.

May 5, 2015

Rolling Rib tooling reduces time to create stiffening ribs, in any contour, started or ended anywhere on sheet. Eliminating burrs, Rolling Shear tooling for slitting and nibbling operations can be used to perform high-speed straight line and contour cutting. Rolling Offset tooling creates straight line and contoured offsets and eliminates need for press break secondary forming. Using precise scoring, Rolling Pincher tooling allows clean parts separation from surrounding metal without burrs. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fully Automatic Circular Saw combines high speed and precision.

May 5, 2015

Used in production sawing applications that require straight cuts on bars, tubes, and structural work pieces, OMP K3 hydraulically driven upcut saw is controlled via servo feed system and cuts up to 7 in. dia. ZONE CUT Technology adjusts feed rate during cut, allowing cutting speeds from 20–200 rpm; gear box equipped with hydraulic brake removes all backlash from system; and operation is managed with Siemens touchscreen HMI/PLC. Tubes/bar feed rates reach 31 ½ ips. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Portable Trim Collection Unit minimizes trim waste volume.

May 5, 2015

Able to chop and collect up to 2 trims from single converting line, MITS-AIO-PF is built around Lundberg Tech cutters which chop trim material to minimize waste volume. Unit is suitable for paper, film, foil, and plastics with minimum thickness of 0.0004 in. Housed in powder coated steel cabinet, MITS-AIO-PF includes control, trim intakes, duct, fan, silencers, cutter, dust filter, air/material separator, and receiver. Unit is mounted on casters and operates at voltages of 208/240/480 V at 60 Hz. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Single Edge Fine Boring Tool features modular design.

May 4, 2015

Available in diameters from 0.078–7.992 in. with adjustment accuracy of 0.0001 in. on diameter, B3230 Walter Capto™ can be used for standard and reverse machining. Unit features internal coolant supply up to cutting edge, and is available with Walter Capto™ modular toolholding interface, as well as NCT and ScrewFit. Range of indexable inserts adapted for precision boring is available for use with tool, allowing for optimal cutting parameters to be employed for each material. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

End Mills support multiple operations.

May 1, 2015

Consisting of 2- and 4-flute versions in square-end, chamfered-edge, and ball-nose configurations, VariMill GP End Mills are suitable for roughing, semi-finishing, and finishing in variety of materials, including aluminum, steels, stainless steels, and cast irons. General purpose tools feature 30° helix angle and eccentric relief, which provide strong edges and stability. Thick TiAlN coating contributes to extended tool life across milling, ramping, and slotting operations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Granulation Unit meets pharmaceutical requirements.

April 30, 2015

Available for 3 batch sizes, GranuLean combines mixing, granulating, and drying for manufacturing of pharmaceutical granules. Gentlewing high shear mixer mixes and granulates active ingredients and excipients and is emptied via integrated wet mill. Pneumatic transfer pipe then transfers wet product to fluid bed module, where it is dried through inflow of Diskjet distribution plate. Equipped with 21 in. touchscreen interface, GranuLean uses recipes to control all process and cleaning steps. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Automatic Clamping Unit is built for reliability.

April 30, 2015

Designed with minimal moving parts, powRgrip® PGU 9500 incorporates proximity switches and other elements that promote reliability and system longevity as well as energy conservation. Exterior design with strategically located key control elements fosters usability and operator efficiency, and all exterior buttons are flush mounted for operator safety and to prevent damage. Interchangeable collets are available from 1/8–1 in., including metric sizes, and will hold both carbide and HSS tools. Read More