Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Services

Argen Corporation Relies on Concept Laser as a Premium Supplier for 3D Metal Printing Solutions to Provide Precious Metal Dental Restorations

August 11, 2016

Argen chooses Concept Laser Mlab cusing machines for its open architecture and perfect build volume size Grapevine, Texas – Argen Corporation, the leader in dental digital technology, has chosen Concept Laser machines for 3D metal printing of high noble, noble, and non-precious alloys. With 3D metal printing, also known as metal additive manufacturing, Argen manufactures their portfolio of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Amcor Announces Expanded Capabilities in Milwaukee, WI Plant

August 11, 2016

Amcor Flexibles is excited to announce the addition of a new press in Milwaukee WI, allowing flexographic printing, gravure coating and slitting to occur in a single pass. The additional capacity from the press and slitter will support demand for high-quality coated healthcare grade paper and film. “We are thrilled for this opportunity to continue to support the needs of our medical... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Extended-Life Cutting Fluid improves metal machining productivity.

August 11, 2016

Coolcut S-50™ soluble cutting fluid improves cutting tool life and reduces heat buildup and friction on workpieces. EP additives provide extra lubricity to cut such materials as high tensile steel and stainless steel and titanium as well as such other metals as aluminum and copper alloys. Forming stable emulsion, fluid will increase feed, cutting speed, and production while also providing corrosion protection. Product is safe to use and will not irritate skin. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Hybrid Multitasking Machine reduces wasted material and time.

August 11, 2016

Able to machine parts up to 19.7 in. dia, 12 in. high, and up to 440 lb, VC-500 AM with Mazak MAZATROL SmoothX CNC combines 5-axis capability and additive technology. Additive cladding head can work in same machining area. Geometric freedom, offered via direct metal deposition, allows for both additive and subtractive machining capabilities in one setup. Laser cladding heads reside side-by-side with subtractive machining spindle, and fiber laser heat is used to melt chosen metal powder. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Toray Plastics (America)'s Advanced Packaging and Label Films Selected for the HP Indigo Pack Ready Program

August 10, 2016

Toray is the first U.S. manufacturer of extrusion-coated OPP, PET, metallized, barrier, and sealant print-web film technologies to join the HP Pack Ready ecosystem. North Kingstown, Rhode Island - Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), the only United States manufacturer of polypropylene, polyester, metallized, and bio-based films, announces... Read More

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

Control Laser Corporation (CLC) Laser Engraves the Future of Aerospace with the AeroMark(TM) Perfect Panel(TM) Laser Engraving Machine.

August 10, 2016

Orlando, FL – Changing the way an industry creates an aerospace part is challenging, but that's precisely what Control Laser did when they sat down to create the AeroMark™ Perfect Panel™ laser engraving machine. With industry requirements for high precision, combined with the flexibility to change on demand, the aerospace cockpit avionics instrument panels just got a face lift.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Horizontal Hobbing Machines handle disc and shaft workpieces.

August 10, 2016

With integrated CNC Chamfering/Deburring Module that works in parallel to cutting process, Model P90CD handles disc-type workpieces, like automotive pinions and short shafts. System can hob parts up to diameter of 60 mm and module 3 mm. Model P90iC, with integrated Chamfering/Deburring Unit, is designed for hobbing and chamfering/deburring geared shafts, but can be used for disc-type workpieces as well. System handles workpieces up to diameter of 100 mm and module 3 mm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Machining Center utilizes high-rigidity spindle.

August 10, 2016

Built with reinforced cross-ribbed column structure and no counter-balance weight design, FEELER HV-1100V minimizes peck-drilling vibration and prevents oscillation caused by counter-balance weight. Machine features 4+1 axis configuration, 13.8 in. rotary table, and dedicated trunnion with roller cam technology and 16 x 14 in. work envelope. Equipped with 30 hp, direct drive 40 taper spindle with max speed of 12,000 rpm, HV-1100V provides X, Y, and Z axis travels of 33.5, 19.3, and 20.7 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Rovema NA to Exhibit Two Continuous Motion Vertical Form-Fill-Seal Machines and Auger Filler at PACK EXPO Chicago

August 9, 2016

Norcross, GA - Rovema NA, a leader in manufacturing of packaging machinery for the food industry, will showcase two Vertical Form-Fill-Seal (VFFS) Machines at PACK EXPO Chicago, November 6-9. Rovema will exhibit the Continuous Motion BVK-260 VFFS Machine with the servo-driven SD-81 auger filler with Aroma-perm gas flushing system for residual oxygen levels below 2%; in addition to the Continuous... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

House of Design and KEEN Develop Innovative Robotic Cell to Automate Shoe Manufacturing

August 8, 2016

The UNEEK Robotic Cell, on display at the Outdoor Retailer show in Salt Lake City, weaves the interlocking cords of the shoe’s upper portion AUBURN HILLS, Mich. – House of Design, LLC, an ABB Robotics Value Provider located in Nampa, Idaho, has collaborated with outdoor and lifestyle footwear company,  KEEN, Inc., to develop an innovative robotic cell to address the challenge of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Multiloc(TM) Metal Joining Technology

August 8, 2016

At Multicyl we are well known for our industry standard in bench top press solutions using our Multicyl cylinders with modular tooling like the Unipunch system.  We have recently developed a new innovation expanding our capabilities – we have combined our MultiLoc metal joining technology using the patented BTM clinch tooling with the Unipunch tooling system.  Our customers can now use a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Automated Neck Bander applies tamper-evident bands.

August 8, 2016

Featuring wide lay-flat range, Pharmafill™ NB-1, Series II Neck Bander automatically applies tamper-evident, plastic shrink bands and/or sleeve labels on bottles, vials, jars, tins, cans, and other round and tapered containers. System accommodates banding materials from 25–123 mm wide and up to 10 in. long, and caps from 14–76 mm in diameter. FDA- and GMP-compliant bander has PLC-controlled interface and built-in bottle spacing wheel for on-the fly-operation that seals up to 100 bottles/min. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Automation friendly HMC/VMC meet automotive manufacturing needs.

August 8, 2016

Meeting automotive manufacturing industry automation requirements, UN-600/30H and UN-600/30V are, respectively, horizontal and vertical machining centers that can be placed together and tended by one robot. VMC, at 27.4 in. wide, offers 20-tool storage capability, and HMC features 30-tool stoarge. Accommodating max workpiece diameter of ~23.6 in., both of these #30 taper machines employ 20,000 rpm machine spindles that reach top speed in .55 sec and perform synchronized tapping at 8,000 rpm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Diamond, Borazon Grinding Pins target precision ID applications.

August 5, 2016

Available on carbide shank for strength and precision, Micro Diamond and Borazon Grinding Pins are suited for extremely small precision ID grinding. Working ends are coated with Diamond or Borazon; 500/600 grit is used on 0.016 dia model and 325/400 grit is used on 0.020 and 0.024 in. dia models. In addition to ceramics and electronics industries, applications in other industries include mold, tool, and die making. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Cutter handles aluminum and non-ferrous materials.

August 5, 2016

For optimized milling efficiency, HF Series PCD Milling Cutter features high-density design with 3 teeth per inch. Double-chamfered cutting edge of insert eliminates burrs, while shape and structure of wedge clamp's locating mechanism prevents discoloration from centrifugal force and ensures safety. Cutter achieves run-out precision of 0.0002 in. or less. For optimized chip evacuation and extended tool life, HF Series employs air/coolant through system. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Knockout Driver features max cycle time of 8 seconds.

August 5, 2016

Delivering 11 tons of force, Intelli-PUNCH™ Battery-Hydraulic Knockout Driver is capable of punching up to 4 in. conduit-sized holes in 10 gauge mild or stainless steel and 6 in. conduit-sized holes in 14 gauge mild steel. Patent-pending swivel head rotates 360°, allowing user to punch at any angle and in tight spaces. Auto-Retract technology senses pressure to accurately detect punch completion and automatically retract ram, preventing damage to punch parts. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Machinery & Machining Tools, Vision Systems

Mail Screener incorporates presumptive identification feature.

August 5, 2016

Providing one-click UI that lets operator scan mail with speed and efficiency, VeroVision™ Mail Screener detects concealed narcotics sent through mail to inmates. This non-contact imaging device confirms, within seconds, presence of illicit drug and/or common cutting agent. After detection, presumptive identification presents user with potential substance(s) via interface that allows for report generation with images. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Bernard and Tregaskiss to Attend FABTECH 2016

August 4, 2016

BEECHER, Ill./WINDSOR, Ontario – Bernard and Tregaskiss will attend FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas, November 16 to 18, where they will share booth N3733  with Miller Electric Mfg. Co. There, the companies will showcase the latest products for improving welding in the fabrication and manufacturing industries. Bernard will feature its semi-automatic MIG guns and consumables, while Tregaskiss will... Read More

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

Submersible Oscillating Autopsy Saw features ergonomic shape.

August 4, 2016

Weighing less than 3 lb, Mopec Autopsy Saw 5000 is packaged with 4 non-corrosive, chrome-plated steel blades in 64 mm and 76 mm circular and 51 mm and 64 mm segmented. Placement of motor in head and handle of unit provides balanced weight, minimizing operator fatigue. Oscillating at 13,200 cycles/min, saw features 40 Vdc hand operation, overload prevention, and one button start/stop switch. Unit is hermetically sealed and waterproof for full immersion cleaning and decontamination. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Safety & Security Equipment

Honeywell to Provide Process Automation and Safety Systems for New Liquefied Natural Gas Facility In Canada

August 3, 2016

  • Honeywell Will Serve As Integrated Main Automation Contractor for Goldboro Plant
  • Key Technologies Used in Oil and Gas Terminals Around the World
HOUSTON, Texas - Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Process Solutions (HPS) today announced it will provide full automation and safety systems and serve as integrated main automation contractor (I-MAC) for a new liquefied natural... Read More