Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Viega Hosts Nearly 200 at National Manufacturing Day Event at McPherson Manufacturing Campus

December 2, 2016

MCPHERSON, Kan. – November 2016 – Viega LLC hosted a National Manufacturing Day event, attended by nearly 200, at its manufacturing campus in McPherson, Kan.

The event featured tours of both manufacturing facilities, including its brand new MegaPress production facility, along with a career fair and lunch.

“Viega is proud to be part of the growing manufacturing process in...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

United Grinding Erosion Technology Sets New Surface Finish Standards

December 1, 2016

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, November 29, 201 6 - UNITED GRINDING recently launched Fine Pulse Technology that significantly boosts surface and cutting edge quality - and therefore overall resulting tool performance reliability - in the production of polycrystalline diamond (PCD) metalworking tools. All UNITED GRINDING’s WALTER erosion machines, such as those in the HELITRONIC line, will offer the new...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Filling System processes 90,000lbs dry bulk material per hour.

December 1, 2016

Certified from NTEP, automated precision filled-bag accumulation conveyors process up to 20 units of 4,500lbs capacity bulk bags per hour. Bulk Bag Filling System has automated pallet introduction and metering of material supply. Features 8 GPM hydraulic carriage to lift bag capacities up to 4,500lbs that exceeds lift speed and capacity of ball screw designs. Unit has accuracy of +/- .01% to eliminate re-work of over and under-filled bags and reduces material loss.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

GF Machining Solutions to Spotlight High-Performance Medical Machining at MD&M West 2017

November 30, 2016

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., Nov. 28, 2016 - GF Machining Solutions will demonstrate several milling and EDM systems designed for high performance and productivity in medical machining applications at MD&M 2017 on February 7 - 9 at the Anaheim Convention Center, Anaheim, California. Visitors to the company’s booth 3501 will experience the Mikron HSM 200U LP (linear performance) milling machine, the...Read More

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

Bulk Bag Filling Operation Uses Integrated Automation to Optimize Process Throughput, Reduce Material Waste and Improve Labor Productivity and Safety

November 30, 2016

HOLLAND, Michigan (November 30, 2016) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). A complete NBE bulk bag filling process system, including: automated pallet introduction; automated metering of material supply; NTEP-certified, precision bag weighing; and automated, filled-bag accumulation conveyors enables a single operator to process up to 20, 4,500 lb.-capacity bulk bags per hour; or 90,000...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

RHM Power-Operated Chucks Deliver Secure Holding for Gear Grinding

November 30, 2016

SUWANEE, Ga., Nov. 28, 2016 – RÖHM Products of America now offers a powered external clamping chuck for gear surface face grinding. The KZF-S collet chuck is especially well suited for clamping gears/workpieces that have an external plane or gear teeth geometries accessible from the outside. Additionally, the chuck allows face and ID diameters to be turned or ground concentric to outer gear...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Plantex Ceramic Flap Discs feature abrasive structure.

November 28, 2016

Available in 4-1/2" and 5" diameters and in grits of 40, 60 and 80, Plantex Ceramic Flap Discs feature backing plate made of polypropylene binder. Delivering speeds of 5000 to 8000 rpm, unit’s hemp fiber provides high insulating, vibration damping and noise-reducing properties. Suitable for grinding all metals including stainless steel, steel, aluminum, titanium, bronze, flap discs automatically reduce in size during grinding.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

SA Grooving Systems enables combined operation with one tool.

November 24, 2016

With single tool holder by simply changing support blade and clamp, SA Grooving System is used for parting-off or cut-off operation in machining. Featuring precision-ground two or three-edged cutting inserts in various designs, system gives best cutting performance and operates up to 5.5” diameter. Including mono block, modular and blade system, unit offers chip removal in all three main cutting directions.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Waste Handling Equipment

E-Z Tray Air Stripper provides easy inspection and maintenance.

November 24, 2016

Featuring sliding tray, stainless steel, E-Z Tray® is suitable for removing volatile organic compounds from contaminated groundwater and waste stream. Providing easy access for monitoring and inspection, unit is less prone to fouling and can be cleaned by simple pressure wash. Offering wide turn-down range, unit is ideal for removing trihalomethanes (THMs).

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Services

CoroMill 390 Silent Tool provides light-cutting insert geometries.

November 24, 2016

Achieving genuine competitive gain, CoroMill 390 Silent Tools deliver low cutting forces and vibration-free machining. With secure, cost-effective milling, unit is available in 20 to 32 mm diameters. Including insert size from 7 to 11, unit provides light-cutting insert geometries. Featuring depths more than four times diameter of cutter, device comes with integrated damping Silent Tools technology.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Paints & Coatings

EUVL Optical Coatings offers low defect rate.

November 24, 2016

Increasing function by number of transistors that can be printed on chip, EUVL Optical Coatings are used inside scanner tools. Made of two independent inline, system can deposit four large optics. Offering 800 millimeters diameter, device is used to achieve coatings on substrates up to 1.5 meters long. With sophisticated 2-dimensional d-spacing distribution pattern, units are used in next generation lithography techniques.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

SP1 Automatic Film Splicer delivers wider range of sensing.

November 24, 2016

Providing automatic, in-registration butt splice, SP1 Film Splicer offers downstream process with product pitch or imprint spacing. Eliminating need for re-registering with control software, unit allows operator to achieve same result by entering offset value on touch screen user interface. Minimizing film waste and available for retrofit, unit includes new head and amplifier. Device supports registration offset function.

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Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Stratasys Fortus 900mc 3D printer uses engineering-grade thermoplastics.

November 24, 2016

Built for functional prototyping, manufacturing aids, tooling and short-run direct digital manufacturing, Stratasys Fortus 900mc offers streamlined workflow and easier job-monitoring with internal camera and GrabCAD Print Software. Running ABS-M30, ABS-M30i, ABS-ESD7, ASA, FDM Nylon 12, PC and PC-ABS, unit meets Standard certification from NRTL. Eliminating need for STL file conversion, device’s GrabCAD connectivity enables scheduling and monitoring.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

36-6022 Ten-inch Portable Table Saw features 2.5 in. dust port.

November 23, 2016

With 30 inch right rip capacity and shop-grade power in package, 36-6022 10-inch portable table saw features mini-T Square fence with fully adjustable clamping force and telescoping rails. Including strong tube-frame assembly with excellent dust collection, saw comes with handy cord wrap and single handle bevel adjustment. Offering riving knife to separate wood after the cut, unit prevent kickback with paws and is suitable for woodworking projects.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

The Ironmaster

November 21, 2016

Kennametal´s next generation face mill tackles the toughest cast iron applications with easeKennametal´s Mill 16 has a wedge-style clamping system, numbered pockets and inserts, and an open pocket design to increase chip flow in heavy roughing

Iron is the most abundant element on earth by mass. For over twenty-five centuries it´s been used to plow fields, build bridges, cook food,...Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Roland DGA to Showcase Education-Enhancing Technologies at ACTE CareerTech Expo

November 21, 2016

Irvine, Calif., Nov. 18, 2016 – Roland DGA, a leading provider of wide-format printers, rapid prototyping 3D milling machines and other innovative digital devices, will be showcasing its latest technologies at the ACTE CareerTech Expo, December 1-2, 2016 at the Las Vegas Convention Center.

Visitors to booth 1020 can get a firsthand look at some of Roland’s latest product...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Kiwa Triple H40 Horizontal Machining Center is automatic tool changer.

November 21, 2016

With machining area of 43.3" (1,100 mm) x 23.6" (600 mm) x 31.5 (800 mm), Triple H40 offers work height of 31.1" (790 mm) and 2,200 lbs(1,000Kgs) of workload. With pallet size of 32.3" (820mm) x 17.7" (450 mm), unit is available in 20 or 40 tool system, . Eliminating back and forth action of moving parts with special guarding, device exhibits stationary table design and supports flexible mounting of fixtures and rotary tables based on the application.

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

VERYX Digital Sorter eliminates sanitation requirements.

November 19, 2016

With surface inspection, unique multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™, highest resolution cameras and laser sensors, VERYX Digital Sorter allows end users to gather broad range of product and operational data from sorter. Including smart features like auto-learning, self-adjustment algorithms and smart alarms, unit can automatically perform length grading and optimize defect removal. Device is ideal for wet and frozen french fries and potato products.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

G1511-P Grooving Tool comes with GX16 series inserts.

November 19, 2016

Supplying precision coolant on to cutting zone with 145 psi coolant pressure, Walter’s G1511-P Tool uses G1/8” internal coolant connection and direct coolant transfer using M6 interface for A2120/A2121 adaptors. Tool comes in 1.0” shank size, aids longer tool life, performs grooving, parting-off, recessing and face grooving with GX insert cutting widths from 0.6 to 6.35mm and performs radial and axial grooving operations without loss of stability.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Schleuniger, Inc. to Exhibit Wire Processing Solutions at The Assembly Show

November 19, 2016

Schleuniger, Inc., a leading international manufacturer of high-precision wire processing machines, will demonstrate select equipment from its comprehensive line of wire processing products at the 2017 IPC APEX EXPO, the largest electronics assembly exhibition in North America. The exhibition will be held at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA on February 14 -16, 2017 and will...Read More