Machinery & Machining Tools

Materials & Material Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Green & Clean

Parts Washing Systems minimize environmental impact.

January 20, 2016

Custom-designed for application, Zippel Parts Washing and Deburring Systems include chamber, inline, rotary transfer, robotic washing, immersion, and spray-immersion types. Customized filtration technology consistently cleans parts while cutting waste disposal. In addition, aqueous-based systems can minimize energy use by recovering waste heat from process flow. To cut production times and part handling, systems can be fully automated by integrating robotics, conveyors, pick and place systems. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Air Power Spindle rotates up to 120,000 rpm.

January 20, 2016

With air-driven Model RBX12, existing machines can be upgraded to perform high-speed micro-machining in normal machining center. Spindle achieves variable rotational speed of 100,000–120,000 rpm, optimizing accuracy and surface finish. Ceramic ball bearings and AA-grade Mega Micro Collet guarantee 1 micron runout at collet nose, while .004 in. collapsibility assures near-perfect concentric clamping of micro-tool shank. RBX12 also minimizes thermal displacement in Z-axis for <.001 mm precision. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fiber Laser features all-in-one magnetic breakaway zoom head.

January 19, 2016

Accommodating workpieces up to 2,094 lb, 60 kW Model 3015eXZ-F60 is equipped with Zoom Cutting Head that can adjust focus from 3.75–10 in. focal length. Intelligent AC servo motor drives head along X,Y, and Z axes simultaneously in travel ranges up to 122 x 61 x 5.9 in., respectively. Able to adjust beam on/off timing in micro-second increments, High-Speed Control includes timing calculator that allows machine to deliver fast rise time when laser needs power. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Benchtop PP Pipe Fusion Machine affords operational flexibility.

January 18, 2016

Used to socket fuse pipe and fittings for polypropylene (PP) piping systems, portable SmartFab® 125 can be positioned on any flat surface for prefabrication on large assemblies. Inserts can reduce ovality in pipe and fittings, while pivoting heater, accommodating fittings on either side of machine, conserves time by eliminating machine repositioning. There are 4 jaws that adjust to any desired spacing, and each jaw clamps individually. Removable outer fixed jaw promotes clearance capacity. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Abrasive Discs deburr, blend, and finish all metals.

January 18, 2016

With abrasive grain impregnated throughout whole disc in layers of non-woven cotton, Quick Change Disc Max aggressively grinds and blends while leaving consistent finishes in one action. Discs are available in 2 and 3 in. diameter sizes and 24, 36, 54, 80, and 120 grit in either Medium or Flexible bonds. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Industrial Firewall keeps automation networks secure.

January 15, 2016

Powered by Intel® Atom™ E3815 processor, 3-port IFW330 Firewall with NAT/VPN/router all-in-one, is designed to protect sensitive networks and mission-critical assets against growing cyber threats. Fanless DIN-rail system provides stateful packet inspection, Denial of Service, and Intrusion Detection and Prevention. Supporting IPv4 and IPv6 dual-mode protocol, IFW330 offers high throughput rate up to 500 Mbps max. Appliance includes 2 GB DRAM and 2 GB CompactFlash™ for storage. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Industrial LTE Router targets critical infrastructures markets.

January 15, 2016

Supplied in ruggedized aluminum enclosure, Digi TransPort® WR31 addresses industries that manage multitudinous remote assets in environments where onsite visits are infrequent or impractical. Class 1/Division 2 and ATEX solution has DIN-rail form factor and is available in multiple variants. Along with security and monitoring and intelligence to operate on nearly any 3G or 4G LTE network worldwide, features include support for global HSPA+ and 4G LTE networks, software selectable 3G/4G LTE. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

PCD-Tipped Milling Inserts provide smooth finishing.

January 12, 2016

Used with Turbo 10 cutters, PCD05 and PCD20 produce optimized surface quality in finish machining applications involving aluminum and titanium alloy workpiece materials. Products are also highly effective in cutting polymers and fiber-reinforced composites. Featuring solid carbide insert bodies, PCD05 and PCD20 come in X010 insert size with corner radius of .016 in. and wiper length of 0.43 in. Cutter bodies include precision milled pocket seats that optimize run-out, stability, and tool life. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Machining Center combines milling and turning.

January 12, 2016

Featuring 137 x 118 in. footprint, Mikron MILL P 800 U ST provides 31.5 in. of X-travel, 800 rpm C-axis rotation speed, and max table load of 1,763 lb. System incorporates 20,000 rpm HSK T63 spindle and is capable of 4-axis simultaneous turning. Water-cooled torque motors on A- and C-axis ensure accuracy, while speed is optimized through axes’ 0.3-second clamp time in any position. With machine’s gantry concept, workpiece on 31.5 x 31.5 in. table is fully accessible without rotating table. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Carbide End Mills machine difficult materials.

January 12, 2016

Featuring 4-flute design with variable helix, variable pitch, and progressive rake angles, XPV Series is suited for roughing or finishing of titanium and other difficult materials. End mills also feature full eccentric relief, sharp or radius corners, and AlCrN coating. XPVS Series, offering same features as XPV Series, is suited for roughing or finishing steel and stainless alloys. Both produce smooth cuts at accelerated speeds and feeds. Standard cutting diameters range from 1/8–1 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Nylon Abrasive Brushes offer extended life, accelerated cutting.

January 12, 2016

Blaze nylon abrasive brushes, which deliver controlled surface refinement and uniform finishing (internal and external), feature self-sharpening ceramic alumina abrasive that offers optimized point endurance and micro-fracturing properties. Heat- and stress-resistant, ceramic grain-infused filaments contribute to extended brush life and irregularly shaped surfaces conformability. Sizes range from ¼–14 in. dia (depending on brush type), and several configurations are available.
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Machinery & Machining Tools

Flap Discs enable one-step prep-to-paint finishing.

January 11, 2016

Designed for steel, stainless steel, and aluminum fabricators, Enduro-Flex 2-in-1 TURBO Discs incorporate proprietary Cyclone technology that contains high-tech blend of self-sharpening grains and cooling agents and provides ultra-high removal and blending rates without surface discoloration. Available in 4 ½ and 5 in. sizes, products also contain Blendex technology that allows for smooth surface conditioning, eliminating need to switch between multiple abrasives to achieve desired finish. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Portable Tube Beveler lets users fit-up panels anywhere.

January 11, 2016

Able to operate up to 1 hr with its 6.2 Ah, 18 V rechargeable battery, ESCO Mongoose MILLHOG® self-centering, ID clamping, right angle drive tool can bevel, face, and bore simultaneously. Cutter head can also be supplied for membrane and overlay removal. Ready to fit-up boiler tube panels almost anywhere, this narrow-body tool, suited for 5/8 in. ID to 3 in. OD tubes, requires 2.25 in. min clearance, uses TiN-coated cutter blades, and provides chatter-free operation without cutting oils. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Deep Hole Drilling Machine accelerates gundrilling/BTA changeover.

January 11, 2016

Able to change from BTA to gundrill deep hole drilling tooling, UNI-50BTA can drill 0.31–2.56 in. dia holes at depth-to-diameter ratios of 100:1 or greater. Functionality allows drilling with either tooling method within diameter range in same part without secondary operations, and pressure head design enables tool change in as little as 10 min. Available in modular lengths, machine features high-accuracy feed and zero-endplay spindles, counter rotation, and preloaded ballscrew drives. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Wi-Fi Routers offer traffic optimization, WPS, and WPA or WPA2.

January 8, 2016

Incorporating amplifiers that maximize range and gigabit ports for supplemental wired connectivity, EXO series AC1900 Wi-Fi Router (DIR-879) and AC1750 Wi-Fi Router (DIR-869) provide whole-home coverage for Smart Home device connectivity. SmartConnect technology included with AC1900 router automatically assigns clients to wireless band to optimize bandwidth. Respectively, DIR-879 and DIR-869 deliver 11AC Wi-Fi dual band connectivity with up to 1,300 Mbps on 5 GHz band and 600/450 Mbps on 2.4GHz band. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Coolant Through Drill increases overall throughput.

January 8, 2016

With CTW™ (Continually Thinned Web) flute geometry that optimizes flute volume and breaks chips into small, manageable pieces, MP-X 8xD reduces machining time for operators by eliminating pecking process. Chip evacuation speed and efficacy helps reduce cost-per-hole while also increasing throughput. Promoting wear resistance and tool life, construction is of microgram carbide. Multi-layer TiAIN coating lends stability to cutting edges and provides oxidation stability. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Grades deliver high cutting speeds.

January 7, 2016

Featuring Tiger•tec® Silver PVD cutting tool material, WKK25S is suited for machining of cast iron materials. Product provides hardness from 2,200–2,500 Vickers to 2,500–2,800 with minimal number of micro defects in coating surface. WSM45X, with Tiger•tec® Silver CVD and post treatment, excels at machining stainless steel (ISO M) and super alloys (ISO S). WNN15 features High Power Impulse Magnetron Sputtering, which results in very dense smooth coating layers for use with ISO N materials. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Nickel-Based Tungsten Carbide Hardfacing Alloys withstand wear.

January 6, 2016

Developed for harsh industrial applications, Stoody® products include nickel-based tungsten carbide consumables. These consist of several wire formulations as well as PTA and laser cladding powder products – all designed for optimal abrasion resistance. These stick electrodes, wires, and PTA/laser cladding powders can be used to restore damaged components and overlay parts to extend serviceable life. Diameters range from 1/16–3/32 in., while PTA and laser cladding powders come in 10 lb increments. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Collet Chucks reduce change-overs to 10 sec.

January 6, 2016

Promoting workholding productivity by reducing collet change-over time, Quick-Grip CNC Collet Chucks feature collets that have 1/16 in. gripping range that enables chucks to accommodate large workpiece diameter variations. Parallel grip keeps full length of each collet segment in constant contact with workpiece to maximize holding force, while short lengths optimize lathe's Z-axis capacity. Available in Pullback and Accu-Length styles, chucks offer accuracy guaranteed to 0.0002 in. TIR. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Stainless Steel Fork Heads come in inch sizes.

December 31, 2015

Mainly used with pneumatic or hydraulic cylinders, GN 71752 Plain Type Fork Heads are made of stainless steel, European Standard No. 1.4301 (American Standard Series 304). RoHS-compliant units are available in both standard and left hand thread types. Steel version is also offered. Read More