Machinery & Machining Tools

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Machinery & Machining Tools

Choppers/Granulators process materials as thin as .00031 in.

March 27, 2015

With inlet openings from 3 in., AirTrim Granulators/Choppers are built for reduction of plastics, nonwovens, textiles, cardboard, tissue, and packaging materials. Systems have cast iron or fabricated stainless steel housings; single piece, center-axis rotor; and 3, 6, 9, or 12 blades. Design dispenses lubricant directly from cutter shaft, keeping blades free of debris. With processing speeds of 1,700 rpm at 60 Hz, granulators/choppers enable bed knife adjustments for fine tuning. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Bundled Services support franchises.

March 27, 2015

With Bundle of Services, franchisees with limited IT resources can secure data, protect brand assets, and provide consistent customer experience across all locations. Turnkey solution includes PCI-compliant IP VPN service with managed router and firewall, PCI assessment tools and assistance, and $100,000 of financial breach protection per location. It also features Secure WiFi with rogue device detection and quarantine, and social media platform to connect guests to loyalty programs. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Honing System brings power-stroke efficiency to small shops.

March 27, 2015

Able to handle part lengths up to 9.84 in. with bore diameters from 0.118–2.36 in., Model SSH-1680 provides incrementally adjustable stroke rate of 80–310 spm and spindle speed of 250–2500 rpm. Both spindle and stroker are powered by VFDs, allowing dial-adjustment of speeds via swiveling control panel. Featuring zero shutoff for automatic cycle control, machine is suited for multiple-land and tandem bores, heavy/odd shaped parts, keyed or splined bores, blind bores, and thin-wall parts. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Indoor Access Point suits large scale carrier Wi-Fi networks.

March 26, 2015

Controlled, managed, and analyzed by Arena Cloud Controller, WBSlac provides IEEE 802.11ac and backward compatible 802.11a/b/g/n indoor access point for challenging business applications. Arena operates scalable network architecture through centralized control plane and distributed data plan. Controller provides network focal point for Wi-Fi AP management and access control mediation in order to simplify network management and provisioning. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

NID/NTU offers distributed-NFV capability.

March 25, 2015

Featuring field pluggable x86 NFV module for hosting virtual network functions, ETX-2i IP and Carrier Ethernet NID/NTU serves as virtualization engine at customer edge, and is specially designed for Layer 2/Layer 3 business, mobile backhaul, and wholesale services. Unit supports dynamic forwarding to enable chaining flexibility for embedded and virtualized functions. In addition, ETX-2i features built-in router and modular network interfaces for any access infrastructure. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment, Material Handling & Storage

Ergonomic Bag Packaging System enhances mail order fulfillment.

March 25, 2015

Able to run up to 22 in. wide mail bags, Autobag® 850S™ Mail Order Fulfillment Bagger features AutoTouch™ control screen, thermal transfer imprinter, and modular bag storage shelf. Bag opening technology grabs and securely grips bag in load-ready position, creating up to 11 x 11 in. pass through. Open loading area features pressure sensors that instantly pause closing and sealing process if anything touches bag loading mechanism, promoting productivity and safety.
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Machinery & Machining Tools

Punch Series are designed for safety and operational efficiency.

March 25, 2015

PB Tools SwissGrip Punch Series includes SwissGrip Punch handle, made of Santoprene®, that increases safety and convenience of working with sheathed parallel pin punch. While shape provides comfortable, ergonomic grip and dampens effects of impacts and vibrations on user's hand, slip-proof design is resistant to harsh chemicals. Promoting safe and effective work, PB Swiss Tools pin punches feature alloyed steel and heat treatment for pronounced elasticity with optimized hardness. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Agricultural and Farming Products

Grinder Mixer combines power, smooth operation, and capacity.

March 24, 2015

Used for grinding and blending feed rations, 6140 Grinder Mixer is equipped with 140 bushel tank and features 72 hardened 4-way reversible hammers for high-speed, consistent, and uniform grind. Hammermill (20 in.) operates using 540 rpm PTO drive powered by 50–120 hp tractors, and self-contained hydraulics provide lift and swing unloading auger into place for feed discharge. With standing reach at 60° and minimum height of 16 ft, unloading auger can easily fill storage bins. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Hydraulic Expansion Toolholder suits aerospace applications.

March 23, 2015

Available for HSK-A63, HSKA 100, CAT 40, and CAT 50 interfaces, TENDO AVIATION combines strength of hydraulic expansion technology and Weldon toolholders regarding run-out accuracy, balancing grade (G 2.5 at 25,000 min-1), vibration damping, and accelerated tool change via Allen key. Integrated anti- pull-out mechanism ensures tool orientation and form-fit clamping when using Weldon shank. Also, mechanism prevents tool pull out and ensures holding of positional tolerances. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Retrofit Coolant-Through System enhances static toolholders.

March 23, 2015

Designed for use on Swiss automatic machines, static reCool system converts standard Swiss tooling collet locking nut into coolant-style nut that employs REGO-FIX intRlox® anti-slip nut design. Changing tooling, taking as little as 2 min, involves loosening and removing locking nut and supply piping. Rated coolant pressures are up to 1,450 psi with standard hose and 2,100 psi with braided hose. Sending coolant flow directly to cutting edge benefits tool life and chip removal. Read More

Robotics, Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Payload Robot conserves space while increasing capacity.

March 20, 2015

Designed to efficiently manipulate components of significant size and weight, SMART NJ 650 handles payloads up to 650 kg, offers maximum horizontal reach of 2.70 m, and provides ISO 9283 repeatability from 0.15 mm. Space-conserving design, characterized by stiffness, is suited for such industrial applications as handling, spot welding, and component manipulation as well as palletizing, deburring/polishing, packaging, and general machining. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Ceramic Grain Abrasives offer optimized self-sharpening.

March 20, 2015

Engineered for high rates of stock removal in metalworking applications, Ceramic PLUS features fine crystalline structure, providing aggressive grains and extended life. XK885Y and XK880Y are available in Polyester Y-Cloth backing (coarse up to 60 grit) and Polyester X-Cloth backing (80 grit and finer). With grits from 20–120, XK885Y is suitable for high pressure, dry/wet grinding applications, while XK880Y, with grits from 24–120, suits medium pressure, dry/wet grinding applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Boring Tool System supports seal ring groove machining.

March 19, 2015

Used with CoroBore® XL System, SpiroGrooving™ utilizes spirograph tool path to create close-tolerance seal ring grooves. Parts of insert cutting edge have interrupted cutting behavior, eliminating long chips that can tangle tool and spindle. With internal coolant feature, CoreBore XL solution is suited for making seal ring grooves in pre-clad machining of steel and stainless steel components. Roughing and finishing are carried out in same operation, maximizing productivity. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Machine Tools are available with coolant-through technology.

March 19, 2015

Heimatec tools are available with high-pressure, coolant-thru designs up to 1,000 psi and 2,000 psi for straight and angle head tools, respectively. Coolant-thru technology promotes accelerated, clean cuts on large and deep parts where chips and excess heat build-up pose challenges.
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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Communication Systems & Equipment

Wall Switch Access Point targets hospitality market.

March 18, 2015

Using BeamFlex™ adaptive antenna technology, ZoneFlex™ H500 2x2:2 Access Point delivers high-speed 802.11ac Wi-Fi in low-profile design that can be discretely installed in wall junction box. Dual-band unit has 4 Ethernet ports for in-room access, enabling connection of wired network devices such as IPTV set top boxes, VoIP telephones, or networked minibars. PoE port allows devices to be powered directly from wall switch, and ZoneFlex H500 itself may be powered via PoE or DC power adapter. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Electronic Components & Devices, Services

PCB Manufacturing Service meets MIL-PRF-31032 specification.

March 18, 2015

Under qualification of Military Performance Specification MIL-PRF-31032, CAGE Code 66766, PNC provides capabilities for Conductor Width/Spacing, Finish System, and Aspect ratio. Etch department can now etch minimum conductor width of .003 in./.003 in. ENIG offers RoHS alternative to HASL, which is non-RoHS. In addition, Drilling/Plating department capabilities now include 10:1 aspect ratio. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Material Handling & Storage

Rotary Wet Blast System operates in manual, semi-automatic modes.

March 18, 2015

Model SS-10 SA employs 5 wet blast guns and uses abrasive- or bead-type media for dustless blast cleaning, descaling, surface preparation, and cosmetic finishing of components. Fabricated from non-corroding composite material, 60 x 70 in. blast cabinet stands 96 in. tall. Wet blasting chamber interior is lined with sheet rubber, and 50 x 50 in. swing door provides access to blast enclosure on each side. Track extension and transfer cart allows 49 in. dia rotary table to be rolled out for loading/unloading. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Insert Drills offer optimized clamping system, cutting material.

March 18, 2015

Featuring Walter Capto™ clamping system and indexable inserts with Tiger·tec Silver® cutting tool material, 16–45 mm dia Xtra·tec® Insert Drills can be used on materials from steel and cast iron to stainless and difficult-to-cut materials. Drills offer depth of cut of 3xD and can handle chain drilling, sloping, and convex surfaces. Indexable inserts comes in 3 geometries and 4 grades and have 4 cutting edges. Ground indexable inserts are also fitted with wiper edge for optimal finish. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC End Machining Center offers continuous production.

March 18, 2015

Offering completely automated operation with chip removal and scrap handling managed separately, Model BC80 is suited for cut to length, chamfering, facing, boring, and threading of tube and bar. Machine can provide 24-hour production processing of tube up to 3.15 in. diameter with lengths from 0.4–13 in. All tube changeover adjustments are handled from single location. Available in lengths to 40 ft, bundle loader can be filled without interrupting production. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

CAD/CAM Software offers add-on modules.

March 17, 2015

Offering entry-level solution for engraving, signmaking, and woodworking, ArtCAM Express includes 2D drawing, over 600 pieces of relief clipart, and 2D/3D machining functions. Toolpath-paneling module allows larger jobs to be divided into sections for machining and reassembly once cut. With bevel-carving module, hand-carved look with beveled edges can be added to frames, molds, or signs. Fluting module allows ramping moves in and out of material to create grooves or textured surfaces. Read More