Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Die with Innovative Gauge Adjuster Lets Sheet Extrusion Leader King Plastic Maintain its Strict Standards While Boosting Output

June 30, 2016

Nordson’s SmartGap™ Mechanism Makes Possible Job Changes and Thickness Tuning with Minimal Downtime or Operator Intervention and No Compromise in Quality   NORTH PORT, FL, U.S.A. - Breakthrough extrusion die technology from Nordson Corporation has enabled King Plastic Corporation to achieve a substantial increase in productivity while continuing to manufacture stress-free, high-flatness... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Shaft Alignment Tool performs with dedicated app.

June 30, 2016

Utilizing tablet or smartphone with downloaded app, TKSA 51 provides precise alignment of shafts in rotating machinery, including motors, drives, fans, and gearboxes. Tool consists of 2 compact laser measuring units and shaft brackets for mounting. With tool mounted, wirelessly connected TKSA 51 app uses real-time data to provide live 3D view of measuring units, allowing operators to rotate virtual machine in all directions to achieve highly intuitive alignment process. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Portable Pumping System incorporates static mixer.

June 29, 2016

Intended for continuous inline mixing of minor liquid components into fluid stream, Portable Pumping System with Static Mixer handles laminar and turbulent flow applications across 26-element Low Pressure Drop (LPD) Static Mixer. System produces homogenous blend in one pass, and mobile skid includes variable frequency drive for feed pump, inlet and outlet pressure transmitters, 4 in. color touchscreen, emergency stop pushbutton, and vortex enclosure cooler for NEMA 4 Operator Station. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Royal CNC Expanding Mandrels meets diverse applications' needs.

June 29, 2016

With their modular design, CNC Expanding Mandrels cover 0.5–2.5 in. standard gripping range; options are available up to 25 in. This ID workholding system features sleeves that offer parallel expansion for maximum rigidity, and accuracy is ensured to 0.0005 in. TIR. Multiple mount styles and custom-machined drawtube connectors ensure simple, turnkey mounting on both main and subspindle applications. As alternative to gripping finished surface, ID gripping reduces risk of part damage. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Silver and Deming Drills

June 28, 2016

The Versatile Precision Twist Drill SD Drills The general purpose drill line from Dormer Pramet includes the market-leading Precision Twist Drill brand of Silver & Deming drills. These reduced shank drills deliver versatility and reliability. The Precision Twist Drill R56 features a ½ inch diameter round shank suitable for use with ½ inch chuck portable drills. The common flute and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Hosokawa Alpine Implements New Zone Temp Control, HMI to Boost Production on Blown Film Lines

June 28, 2016

Machine builder utilizes Siemens hardware, software and communications platform on lines up to 9 layers of co-extrusion; achieving <1ºF of temp variation Hosokawa Alpine American (Natick, Massachusetts) is a leading supplier of blown film extrusion systems to the North American plastics industry; with standard lines ranging from single-layer to 9-layer co-extrusion. The company recently... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

New Compact Burnishing Tools are Ideal for Swiss-Type Machines

June 27, 2016

Dayton, OH - Swiss ID Burnishing Tools by Elliott Tool Technologies are ideal for accurate sizing, low micro-finishing, and surface hardening of ID holes down to 4 mm.  With the tool body completely inside the tool block, the new 5918 series features an adjustment knob which protrudes from the rear of the tool shank, thus allowing the burnishing tool size to be adjusted for diameter without... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Safety & Security Equipment

Canine Protective Vest Company Chooses Sonobond Equipment to Achieve Compliance with NIJ Waterproof Standards

June 27, 2016

Sonobond’s Ultrasonic Sewing Machine Ensures Watertight Seams WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – When a Canadian-based manufacturer of protective vests for working dogs sought to guarantee that its canine customers had personal protection comparable to that of their human handlers, it added Sonobond’s SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machine to its manufacturing process. Now,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Exchangeable-Head Milling Cutters enable silent machining.

June 27, 2016

Suitable for machining operations in ISO P (steel) and ISO M (stainless steel), CoroMill® 316 Milling Cutters support high-feed face milling, slot milling, helical interpolation, shoulder milling, profile milling, and chamfer milling. Exchangeable heads allow users to easily and accurately switch between various operations, providing optimized radius variation, teeth frequency, geometry, and grade. Beyond steel and stainless steel, tools can also be used in ISO K and ISO S materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining

Boart Longyear to Showcase key Products that Serve Multiple Markets at MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016

June 24, 2016

SALT LAKE CITY - Boart Longyear (www.BoartLongyear.com), the world's leading provider of drilling services, equipment and performance tooling, will present a broad range of underground, surface, multipurpose, sonic and production drill rigs; performance tooling; and the first two products in the company's instrumentation line, TruCore™ and... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

diVa(TM) by Sciton®, a Fully Automated, High Precision Vaginal Laser Therapy Improves Quality of Life and Self-Esteem for Women

June 24, 2016

World's First Hybrid Fractional Laser (HFL) for Vaginal Tissue Rejuvenation PALO ALTO, Calif. - Sciton®, a leading manufacturer of high-quality laser and light systems in the medical market, presents diVa™, the world's first and only revolutionary Hybrid Fractional Laser (HFL), for the treatment of vaginal tissue. Major life events like childbirth and menopause can cause changes... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Surface Planer features max cutting depth of 5/8 in.

June 24, 2016

Powered by 9.0 hp Honda® GX270 4-stroke gasoline engine, SP8/GH9HP Surface Planer is built with unitized, welded steel plate frame and full length hexagon driveshaft. Unit has max cutting width of 8 in. and cutting proximity to vertical wall of 3 ¼ in. Bearings are externally greased to extend service life, and cutting depth is adjusted using screw-type, positive-locking depth selector. Applications include milling misaligned sidewalks, removing thermo/cold plastic markings, and prepping floors. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Twin Turret Grinding Machines exhibit optimized stiffness.

June 24, 2016

Universal Landis Twin Turret (LTT) grinding machine provides common platform for multiple machine configurations and processes, including OD, ID, and profile grinding, milling, polishing, hard and diamond turning, dicing, and in-situ metrology. Designed for superabrasives and suited to process challenging materials and geometries, models LTT-100 and LTT-400 respectively handle workpieces as large as 100 and 400 mm dia. Universal Twin Turret grinder enables sub-micron position control. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Singular Chuck features 2 sets of flexing jaws.

June 24, 2016

Customized Model 650 chuck features 2 sets of flexing jaws that are hardened and ground as well as wire cut to allow compensation for out of round parts. Hardened and ground stop locates part axially, and second set of jaws and stop grip small bore (.750 dia) and pull part onto hard stop. This ensures part is properly seated. To keep chips out, slots are filled with rubber. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Heavy Lift Sector Drives Rising Demand for Hydraulic Skidding Systems

June 23, 2016

Hydraulic skidding systems will increasingly be used in heavy lift and rigging applications, according to one contractor that is seeing heightened demand for 500 ton and 150 ton capacity systems. Mountain Heavy Transport, a division of Salt Lake City, Utah-based Mountain Crane Service, has a HT500 hydraulically powered heavy track skidding unit and a smaller XLP150, both from Hydra-Slide Ltd,... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason to Demonstrate New Solutions for Advanced Gear Production at IMTS 2016

June 23, 2016

Rochester, New York, USA Gleason will demonstrate brand new solutions in advanced gear manufacturing technology on Booth #N-7000 at IMTS 2016, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Among the technologies to be exhibited are: Genesis® 260GX – New Threaded Wheel Grinding Powerhouse The 200/260GX... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

SLM Solutions to Feature SLM 280HL Metal 3D Printer at First IMTS

June 23, 2016

Novi, MI — As the largest industrial trade show in North America, IMTS will feature an additive manufacturing section at this year’s event, September 12-17. Making a splash at its first IMTS, SLM Solutions will feature the top-selling SLM 280HL metal additive manufacturing system, their mid-range machine with a build envelope of 280x280x350mm. As with all SLM Solutions machines, the SLM... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Eunil Presents the Highly Accurate ECM-350 Table Coating Master

June 23, 2016

CHULA VISTA, CA - Eunil, a worldwide leader in factory automation as a manufacturer of SMT peripheral equipment, presents the ECM-350 Table Coating Master, a highly accurate offline machine for small-quantity batch production. Printed circuit boards (PCBs) are the foundation for electronics in every day products including automotive, consumer electronics, communications, and industrial and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Bore Finishing Machine laps and air gages bores in one setup.

June 23, 2016

Designed for 0.26&ndash;0.70 in. diameter workpieces, SVL-2115 Multi-Stage Automated Lapping Machine provides single setup processing of hydraulic valves, sleeves, fuel system components, and other parts that are prone to distortion when honed. System accommodates workpiece lengths up to 12 times bore diameter, not to exceed 7.87 in. Spindle speed range is 100&ndash;2,000 rpm during lapping, but is capable of slow speeds for non-power steps, such as lapping paste application or slow-rotation bore entry. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Waterjet System runs up to 4 cutting heads.

June 23, 2016

Operating up to 4 abrasivejet or water-only waterjet cutting heads, Mid Rail Gantry Waterjet System cuts precise parts from virtually any material. System provides ±0.001 in. linear positional accuracy per axis and ±0.001 in. repeatability. Moving elements are supported on THK linear ways and precision ball screws are directly coupled to servomotors. Available in 5 x 5 ft to 24 x 13 ft sizes, Mid Rail Gantry separates motion system from waterjet cutting table, eliminating vibration. Read More