Machinery & Machining Tools

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

Machinery & Machining Tools

Twin-Spindle, Multitasking Turning Center has built-in automation.

August 3, 2015

Able to complete parts machining in one operation, Nakamura-Tome NTRX-300 features true opposing twin spindles – 8 in. A2-6, 25 hp or 10 in. A2-8, 30 hp – as well as 25 hp tool spindle with 12,000 rpm and 5-axis capabilities. Unit has 104 ft² footprint, can machine 10 in.² on part face without C-axis rotation, and comes in 2 models with 8 in. or 10 in. chucks and respective 2.5 and 3.15 in. bar capacities. Load/unload automation system and operator recognition management software are standard. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Right-Angle Heads serve new applications with tool adapter.

August 3, 2015

U-tec® right-angle heads are available with U-tec flexible adapter system, which provides rigidity and quick-change capabilities for users performing deep hole drilling with extended tools. Flexible tool adapter system allows standard ER output live tool to accept various adapters for different applications. With polygonal drive system that ensures power transmission stability and accelerates setup, adapter enables cutting tool to be brought into close proximity to bearing. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Horizontal Machining Center produces die cast parts.

July 31, 2015

Featuring 400 mm pallet with workpiece capacity of 24.8 in. in diameter x 35.4 in. tall, Model a40 is suited for die cast parts commonly machined in automotive and consumer product industries. Machine offers X, Y, Z travels of 22.0 in., 25.2 in., and 25.2 in., respectively, with maximum payload of 880 lb. Equipped with 40-position automatic tool changer, Model a40 provides responsive CAT40 spindle acceleration to 12,000 rpm in 0.5 sec and 6,000 rpm rigid tapping synchronization speed. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Benchtop Tool Presetter features camera and LCD touchscreen.

July 30, 2015

Equipped with 5.7 in. color LCD, DIASET enables one-touch angle, radius, diameter, and length measurements. Stable measuring column and mineral cast base ensure rigidity and temperature resistance for repeatability and positioning accuracy of .0001 in. Rotating spindle allows guaranteed accuracy of runout measurements to less than .0008 in. T.I.R. Capable of storing up to 99 reference points, presetter includes 2 USB ports for simultaneous external data saving and label printer connection. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Static Tool Holder holds rotary broach tools.

July 28, 2015

Designed to hold rotary broach tools in stationary position, ST Series can be mounted into punch press or milling machine for accurate, light-duty pecking or punching operations. Single or multiple static broach holders can be used with different broaches that increase in size until desired form is achieved. In addition to shaping operations, holder can be used to create forms in tough materials, including hexalobular forms where rotary broaching tools may fail. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fiber Laser-Cutting System comes in 2.0, 3.0, and 4.0 kW.

July 27, 2015

Suitable for fabrication job shops and production environments, OPTIPLEX NEXUS 3015 Fiber integrates Intelligent Setup and Monitoring Functions as well as helical rack and pinion positioning system, large side access door, and manual pallet or automated 2-pallet design. System is equipped with Preview 3 control featuring 15 in. touchscreen and integrated tech tables that simplify operation. Machine has been engineered to operate with Mazak's automated material handling systems. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Circular Saw Blade handles tough alloys and tool steels.

July 23, 2015

With special cermet tips that deliver heat and wear resistance, CircTech™ Precision CM200 offers extended blade life. Precision ground teeth optimize cutting efficiency and resist chipping in tough cutting alloys and tool steels. Plates are flattened and tensioned to deliver optimized part finish. Blade is suited for automotive suppliers as well as heavy equipment and agricultural equipment companies. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Cellular Automation Products offers multi-carrier capabilities.

July 23, 2015

Sixnet® series RAM® and IndustrialPro® cellular automation products have built-in 4G LTE multi-carrier cellular support for North American carriers. With multi-carrier capabilities, those using Red Lion RAM cellular RTUs and IndustrialPro routers can select and switch between wireless carriers to alleviate cellular coverage or bandwidth issues. Built-in event engine can trigger I/O or send SMS text messages based on real-time data to provide local control and real-time remote monitoring. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary-Steerable System delivers precise directional drilling.

July 23, 2015

Featuring point-the-bit technology, Revolution® RSS delivers clean, accurately placed, and completion-ready wellbores in unconventional fields, deepwater fields, damaged and underbalanced formation, and brown fields. Advanced sensors and telemetry enable precise drilling control in long laterals, high-angle curves, and parallel vertical sections in single run. With system, operators can drill in high-pressure, high-temperature zones with temperatures exceeding 300°F. Read More

Vision Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics

Thermography Camera features F1.0 lenses for max sensitivity.

July 21, 2015

Featuring uncooled 384 x 288 sensor with 25 µm pixels, and radiometric calibration from -20 to +650°C over 2 imaging ranges, Cox CX320 is suited for machine vision, process monitoring, and benchtop R&D applications. LWIR camera system has Ethernet data out, and comes complete with thermography analysis package for Windows XP/7/8 machines. Offering variety of focal lengths from 8–100 mm, system provides on-screen display of temperature data points output on NTSC/PAL analog video signal. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Air Chuck offers extra long jaw stroke of 1.5 in.

July 21, 2015

For optimal efficiency, BIG BORE® BB-EXL-SC2G utilizes spring clamping and pneumatic unclamping, and has step mode for partial opening and clamping when shimming. As self-centering chuck, unit provides open and clamp time of less than 3 seconds. Optional stroke control monitors both pressure and stroke to ensure that pipes stay in place and won’t allow jaw to move if pressure is too low. Proofline® sealed, chuck has permanent grease lubrication to retain constant grip force. Read More