Machinery & Machining Tools

Robotics, Machinery & Machining Tools

Round Quick-Changers include safe-lock mechanism.

August 27, 2015

Designed to withstand strong vibrations and rapid acceleration, SR Series provides reliable connection between assembly and material handling robots and gripper systems. Units feature snap-on SAFE-LOCK mechanisms, color-coded locking indications, and pneumatic air connections incapable of being misaligned. Made of high-strength, anodized aluminum alloy, quick-changers come in 50, 90, and 150 mm diameters with max lift capacity of 200, 400, and 1,000 N, respectively. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Extrusion Mill targets aerospace industry.

August 27, 2015

Accommodating aluminum and carbon fiber parts, 2-chuck HHV Professional delivers optimized productivity, precision, and repeatability yet occupies small footprint. Machine excels at all shaped extrusions up to 6 x 10 in. cross sections, as well as stowage bin structures, floor beams, stringer clips and brackets, seat tracks, and fuselage floor grid components. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Plasma Treatment Systems expand up to 6 chambers.

August 25, 2015

Configurable with 2, 4, or 6 chambers, StratoSPHERE™ Series is intended for wafer-level packaging and 3D packaging applications. Systems provide surface preparation and elimination of contamination for ashing, descum, bump, organic contamination removal, and wafer destress during semiconductor manufacturing operations. Designed to handle semiconductor wafers up to 12 in. in diameter, systems can process thin wafers with or without carrier, depending upon wafer thickness. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Part Holder features adaptive, flexible design.

August 25, 2015

Available in variety of sizes, pin lengths, and densities, Vault Tooling Part Holder is suited for applications where reduction of custom tooling, fixtures, molds, or jigs is desired. Holder uses high-density array of pins that automatically conform to shape of any part. Once locked, unit creates nest to hold part during desired process. After completion, Vault is reset to prepare for new part. Vault can be used on bench-tops and robots or integrated into machines or work cells. Read More

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

Laser Engraver handles heavy-load and high-throughput operation.

August 25, 2015

Employing 150 W CO2 laser, SID XL 2513 respectively cuts and engraves at rates up to 12 and 16 ips. Industrial flatbed design, featuring large-format, 96 x 52 in. cutting area, lends to stability and productivity, while steel strip belt and ball screw transmission ensure X/Y positional accuracy of 0.01 mm. Also, open bed design allows facilitates handling of standard 4 x 8 ft material sheets. Machine works with acrylic, wood, aluminum bond, glass, and select metals. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools, Fasteners & Hardware

Spherical Ball Nose System provides indexable finishing inserts.

August 24, 2015

EDGE²® Spherical Ball Nose (SBN) inserts feature 2 usable cutting edges for optimal finish quality and thick carbide construction for heat and stress absorption. Insert life allows for extended, unattended finishing runs with quality surface finishes optimized by grinding process. Also suited for tip-cutting, 3D profiling, semi-finishing, and light roughing, fully thru-hardened SBN cutter bodies designed for strength and longevity as well as minimal runout due to accuracy and centrality. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Hydraulic Chuck features narrow contour.

August 21, 2015

Combining benefits of hydraulic expansion technology with 3° back taper, additively manufactured HighTorque Chuck features wide operating temperature range up to 170°C and balancing quality of G=2.5 at 25,000 rpm. Chuck is available in clamping diameters of 6, 8, 10, and 12 mm for HSK-A63 and SK-40. In addition, chuck is optionally available with dynamically balanced HSK, and is suitable for all machining operations in contour-critical areas. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Press Brake Tool bends delicate materials.

August 21, 2015

Available in both European Precision Style and Wila Trumpf Style tooling, CleanBend™ Forming Tool can be adapted to American Precision Style tooling. Product has 2 opposing spring-loaded half-moon rollers that rotate as force is applied in middle of die, resulting in clean bend with minimal to no marking of sheet metal. Primary applications include bending: short flanges, sensitive materials, highly polished materials, painted or coated surfaces, and materials with foil or plastic coverings. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Grooving Tool offers optimized chip control, finish, longevity.

August 20, 2015

Used on turret turning centers, Swiss turn, and multi-spindle machines, internally cooled Walter Cut G1011-P comes in shank versions of 0.750 and 1.00 in. and features precision coolant delivered to both flank and chipbreaker of insert. Tool head length is suited for universal use and also promotes chip evacuation, while clamping forces are optimized due to screw position. With cutting depths of up to 0.827 in., tool also offers simplified insert indexing in normal or inverted position. Read More

Portable Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools

Hand Tools suit 3D printing applications.

August 20, 2015

Made from alloyed steel with non-slip rubber grips, Xuron® 3D Printer Hand Tools are used for removing support material from 3D print, trimming filament, and servicing printer. Model 170-II Micro-Shear® Flush Cutter produces clean, square cut using shear action and has glare-eliminating black finish for optimum visibility when cleaning up prints. For holding filament and removing post printed support struts, Model 450 Tweezer-Nose™ Plier has needle nose precise enough to hold human hair. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Coil Unwinder/Straightener/Feeder handles high-strength materials.

August 13, 2015

SpaceMaster Series 4 combines unwinding, straightening, and feeding of coil stock into one piece of equipment that occupies 22 ft of floor space. While Feeder-Straightener features servo-actuated pilot release of upper straightener rolls, systems also feature tension-maintaining powered pull-off rolls. Products handle materials – CRS, HRS, AHSS, stainless, and aluminum – from .020–.40-in. thick and 12–72 in. wide and 10,000–60,000 lb coil weights. Press feeding speeds range from 70–80 spm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Semi-Automated Die Cutting Machine increases productivity.

August 10, 2015

Able to handle up to 12 in. roll, SRD Roll Feed helps increase turnaround rates, quality, and control. Semi-automated process increases productivity and reduces material waste, and mounting system facilitates use with custom rail system intended for use with traditional flat steel rule dies and option to load in front or back of press. Roll feeds into and out of press with push of dual safety, anti-tie down, OSHA-approved controls.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Optical Fiber Glass Processors include onboard cleaver.

August 10, 2015

Equipped with advanced fiber measurement software and high-resolution camera for real-time process viewing, Models GPX-3800 and GPX-3850 use proprietary filament fusion technology to create splices and fiber-based fused components such as combiners, tapers, mode converters, couplers, and end caps. GPX-3800 processes fibers with diameters as large as 1.25 mm, while GPX-3850 processes fibers up to 2 mm. In-situ cleaving on both models handles fiber diameters up to 400 microns. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Turning Centers feature hydrostatic wear-free guides.

August 10, 2015

Available in 6 models with table sizes from 800–2,500 mm, V Series features hydrostatic ram that adds rigidity for heavy cutting. Infinitely adjustable cross rail is a programmable positioning axis able to handle wide range of parts. Dual scale feedback delivers precision and ensures parallelism, while hydraulic cylinder elevation adds 225,000 lb of mechanical clamping force per side. Machines come standard with through-the-tool coolant, 116 psi flood coolant, and 12-position tool storage disk. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Portable Magnetic Drill features automatic feed mechanism.

August 7, 2015

Suitable for production applications, MAB 825 V incorporates automatic feed mechanism with power retraction; double-insulated, 16 A, reversible motor with 4-speed oil bath gearbox; infinitely variable torque control; and full-wave electronics. Heavy-duty drill cuts holes up to 4 in. dia. in structural steel and other metals. Additional capabilities include twist drilling and reaming up to 1 ¼ in. dia, tapping up to 1 1/8 in. dia, and countersinking up to 2 in. Magnet holding force is 6,600 lb. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Orbital Thread Mills handle tough to machine materials.

August 7, 2015

Available in 2xD and 3xD models, Orbital Unified National Fine Thread Mills feature large shank diameters that promote vibration-free machining. Tough micrograin carbide construction with TiCN coating renders mills suitable for use with ISO material types P, M, K, N, S, and O. In addition, short overhang makes tools particularly suitable for machining of challenging materials such as ISO S alloys, materials of high tensile strength, and materials with spring back effect. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Beveling Tool assures proper weld end alignment.

August 7, 2015

With Commander MILLHOG® Pipe Beveling Tool, users can machine heavy-wall, highly alloyed pipe from 3.75 in. ID to 14 in. OD, including Super Duplex and P-91. Optional 3-blade holder enables tool to bevel, face, and bore simultaneously, assuring uniform inside bore and smooth face and bevel for proper pipe end alignment. Capable of performing any angle of end-prep including 37 ½° and J-preps for orbital welding, tool uses one mandrel and only 7 sets of clamps. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Wire Cutting/Stripping Machine offers operational flexibility.

August 6, 2015

Available in 6 versions to meet specific production needs, MultiStrip 9480 employs high resolution indexing cutter head and programmable rotary incision capability that promote precision processing of coaxial and other shielded cables. SmartBlade system and magnetically held guides, also included, increase output and maximize production by reducing changeover times. To accommodating diverse range of applications, this cut and strip machine supports multiple options and accessories. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Benchtop Press delivers 2.2 tons of crimping force.

August 5, 2015

With 2.2 tons of crimping force, UniCrimp 100 can process wires up to 10 AWG. Crimping press accepts industry-standard, mini-style applicators for crimping side- and rear-feed terminals, and optional pneumatic feed unit accommodates pneumatic feed applicators. While applicator access facilitates adjustments and exchanges, optional quick-change applicator base promotes greater efficiency. Capabilities suit diverse applications and production environments. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Electronic Components & Devices

FCAW-G Electrode is designed for shipbuilding.

August 4, 2015

With minimal spatter and fume generation rates, UltraCore® HD Marine gas-shielded, flux-cored wire electrode enables flat bead shape when welding at high deposition rates in all positions. Consumable meets such shipbuilding standards as ABS, DNV, LR, and BV and comes in 15 lb spool package that facilitates handling and fosters mobility. Along with deposition rates up to 12 lb/hr out-of-position, features include arc stability with 100% CO2 shielding gas. Read More