Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Asymmetric Line-Boring Bar increases process speeds, bore quality.

February 16, 2015

Asymmetric line-boring bar has supports on rotated guide pad that provide freedom to enter and exit guide part, even when passing through raw bores, while geometry allows feeding bar through raw bores on eccentric path. Such boring offers support on both ends of tool without necessitating expensive lift functions, obstructive counter bearings, or critical mechanisms inside tool. Also, complete feed-in and feed-out moves can be done at increased feed rates on conventional machining centers. Read More

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

Portable Bulk Bag Discharging System is designed for talc.

February 16, 2015

Custom-designed Material MASTER™ provides sealed discharge of talc into existing process. Flo-Master™ bulk bag massaging system promotes material flow, while Flo-Lock™ gate halts material flow for partial bag discharge. Unit also includes loss-in-weight scale system with digital weight indicator. With gull wing doors and Sure-Seal™ discharge spout sealing system, Seal-Master™ bag spout access chamber ensures dust-tight material discharge. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

LTE Router enables automated real-time failover.

February 13, 2015

Supporting 2 radio links with single device, Bytton DM-4G gives users choice of simultaneously accessing 2 operators or to decide what type of traffic is permitted on 2 different SIM cards for same network. Router can split tunnel traffic to separate IP VPNs for data applications and web Internet. Unit supports RS232/RS485, USB, 3-port Ethernet LAN switch, and up to 2-port Ethernet WAN with optional WiFi access point allowing customers to connect to serial, Ethernet, and WiFi devices. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Pick-Up Turning Lathes feature modular design.

February 13, 2015

Intended for use in manufacturing of medium and large batch runs, VL-Series is based on vertical pick-up system and features compact footprint that reduces floor space requirements while affording layout flexibility. There are 4 sizes available for handling 100–400 mm dia components, and all machines feature tool turret with up to 12 (driven) tools. Other features include integrated O-automation system, vertical layout, self-loading spindle, and MINERALIT® polymer concrete machine body. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Laser Tube Cutting System handles diameters up to 8.625 in.

February 12, 2015

Equipped with tilting, ±45° head, LT8 CO2 laser tube cutting machine has 1,000 lb max bar weight capacity, up to 40 ft. loading capabilities, and Artube 3D CAD/CAM software. Capabilities for 3D, 5-axis cutting and high-speed piercing allow complex cutting on most tube profiles. Active Focus technology adjusts beam focal position, and clean tube technology is included for stainless steel processing. Available in multiple load and unload configurations, system offers flexibility and usability.
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Machinery & Machining Tools

Air Powered Pipe Belt Finisher meets diverse application needs.

February 11, 2015

Utilizing .7 hp air motor, Pipe Belt Finisher runs at 3,400 rpm, uses ½–1½ in. wide x 30 in. long abrasive belts, and allows 180° of work piece abrasive capture at any time. Abrasive belt slack allows use on various sizes of pipe, and tension arm accelerates changing of both coated and non-woven belts. To increase operator comfort, belt housing and side handle are adjustable. Tool is suited for blending and finishing applications on metal, stainless steel, and other materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Job-Shop Honing Machine includes digital honing indicator.

February 11, 2015

Designed for medium to high production of parts with bore diameters from 0.060–4 in. in power-stroke mode, Model SH-2000 is equipped with 2.25 kW spindle drive that delivers 200–3,000 rpm, adjustable in fine increments. Machine's 0.75 kW stroker drive produces stroke rates of 60–350 spm, with stroke lengths of 0.236–6.7 in. Spindle speed, stroke speed, and other parameters are set via Siemens PLC/HMI touchscreen, with diagnostics stored in control. Read More

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

All-in-One Chassis offers alternative to stackable switches.

February 11, 2015

Occupying 4U footprint, ProSAFE® M6100 Chassis Series enables redundant switched networks from Core to Edge. Passive backplane, >1.4 Tbps switching and routing capacity, full management, and fabric nonstop forwarding redundancy for optimized resiliency and scalability. Comprising 10 Gigabit distribution layer switches and Gigabit access layer, chassis is available with multiple port combinations: up to 144-port Gigabit or 72-port 10 Gigabit ports. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Jig Boring-Milling Machine handles complex geometries.

February 10, 2015

Equipped with 24,000 rpm, 40-taper direct-drive spindle, YASDA YBM Vi40 5-Axis Vertical CNC Machine is suited for hard milling applications of complex dies, molds, and components. Machine achieves high accuracy, including simultaneous 5-axis cone machining circularity of 2.32 µm, .89 µm positioning accuracy of Y-axis, and indexing accuracies of ± 0.50 sec on B-axis and ± 0.20 sec on C-axis. Constructed of cast iron, machine features symmetric bridge-type structure for high precision. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Single Fiber Splicer features active V-groove mechanism. .

February 9, 2015

Featuring moveable V-groove mechanism for active alignment and consistent splicing results, Model 21S is developed for FTTX, data center, LAN, and access network applications. Typical splice time is 9 seconds and tube-heating time is 30 seconds. Measuring 120 x 189 x 71.3 mm, splicer has 4.7 in. TFT color LCD monitor and built-in battery, which enables 200 cycles. Other features include accurate splice loss estimation and real-time arc calibration functions. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine handles carbide and steel rod.

February 5, 2015

Designed for cutting carbide or high-speed steel rod and tool ends, Rush Easy-Cut Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine offers air-actuated work piece clamping, work piece stop with LCD readout, and 1/8–1 ¼ in. capacity range. Hydraulic feed cutting stroke with neutral button allows for manual positioning/feeding. Along with PLC control, features include auto-shutoff and fully enclosed, rugged construction with flood coolant in compact footprint.


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Machinery & Machining Tools

Hydroforming Press features max pressure of 15,000 psi.

February 4, 2015

Featuring 12 in. diameter maximum blank size and 7 in. draw depth capacity, Model 12-15-7BD is suited for industries and operations involved with frequent forming and drawing of high-strength materials. Deep Draw Sheet Hydroforming Press combines precision diaphragm pressure and punch position control with built-in recipe handling. For new part development, In-Sight feature allows press to be paused and opened at any point in forming cycle to allow visual inspection. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Hydraulic Ring Expanders target aerospace industry.

February 3, 2015

Capable of forming strong, symmetrical, ring-shaped parts, Hydraulic Ring Expanders are typically used in aerospace industry for turbine engine manufacture. Ring expansion process helps minimize material thinning, and virtually eliminates stress point issues associated with traditional rolling and machining of rings made from high-strength materials including Inconel, Hastelloy, and Titanium. Jaw diameter, jaw height, jaw travel, and tonnage capacity are customizable. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Stretch Forming Machines feature customizable design.

February 3, 2015

Engineered for both extrusion and sheet stretch forming, Stretch Forming Machines can be configured to user’s needs, including integration of heat to facilitate forming of high-strength materials. Systems withstand extreme forces and deliver accurate forming results, with adjustable cycles to facilitate both traditional and tangential stretch forming. PressLink System enables remote connectivity, while built-in redundancies, such as dual linear and pressure transducers minimize downtime. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools

Retrofit Packages optimize machine performance.

February 3, 2015

Featuring Adjustable Inner Orienter Spacer, Retrofit Packages will allow older model unscramblers to reduce parts and changeover times as well as extend life of orienter pads. Another retrofit option is to add Stack Light to any existing machine when this option was not originally chosen. Stack light will warn operator of faults, assist in troubleshooting guidance, and allow immediate visual acknowledgement of machine condition. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Controls & Controllers

Wireless DNC Unit also connects via USB.

February 3, 2015

Able to communicate directly to CNC that comes from manufacturer, Wireless USB DNC (Distributed Numerical Control) Unit can connect directly to USB port on machine tool while communicating via wireless network. Users, without running CAT5 cabling, benefit from all tools provided by eNETDNC, such as file rev. control and 20,000 V of surge protection, while still being able to control the DNC from office. Operators can also view directory listing at CNC Control and transfer files. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Broadband Wireless Mesh Router meets utility T&D substation needs.

February 3, 2015

Supporting video surveillance and other physical security applications in electric utility transmission and distribution (T&D) substations, outdoor-duty Tropos 6420 offers 300 Mbps wireless data rate at 2.4 and 5 GHz, wired Gigabit Ethernet support, and access to 653 MHz RF spectrum. Mesh routing and radio resource management capabilities further enhance functionality. Along with 802.11a/b/g/n, router offers serial interfaces with DNP3, Modbus, Modbus, and raw serial support.
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Machinery & Machining Tools

Rework System offers rapid-response IR underheating.

February 3, 2015

Equipped with 1.3 million pixel, split-vision CCD camera and 15 in. 1080p HD display, RW1200 SMT/BGA Rework System handles boards up to 16.1 x 14.6 in. System features joystick-controlled zoom with 230x magnification, and LED lighting that provides ultra-clear, superimposed views of component leads and PCB solder pads. In conjunction with Z-axis drive mechanism and automatic height sensing, RW1200 provides ±0.01 mm placement accuracy needed for 0.3 mm lead pitch µBGAs and delicate QFPs. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Speed Spindles are engineered for unlimited duty cycle.

January 30, 2015

Type SL features jacket cooling that reduces operating temperature and results in consistent operating parameters. Designed for tools with cooling channel and internal coolant supply, Type SLI has internal coolant system and jacket cooling system that increases in-use speeds with 1:5 ratio. High-speed spindle speeders, targeting wood, metal, and composites industries, increase rpms on standard machine tool machining center spindles to boost output and productivity. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Router/IPsec Software Appliances deliver high throughput.

January 30, 2015

Based on 6WINDGate™ packet processing software, Speed Series Turbo Router and Turbo IPsec can be installed onto x86 servers within bare metal and VM environments. Speed Series Turbo Router delivers >200 Gbps IP Forwarding throughput on Quad Intel® Xeon® CPU E7-4800 v2 Series system @ 2.8 GHz leveraging 22 cores out of 40. Speed Series Turbo IPsec delivers >100 Gbps IPsec throughput while performing crypto and authentication on all packets without external crypto technology leveraging 22 cores. Read More