Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Butler Automatic to Highlight SP1 and SP3HSL Automatic Film Splicers at PACK EXPO 2016

Oct 26, 2016

Middleborough, MA. Butler Automatic, the inventor and global leader of automatic splicing solutions, announces that it will showcase its SP1 and SP3HSL Automatic Film Splicers at PACK EXPO 2016, to be held November 6-9, 2016, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. Butler Automatic experts will be on hand in Booth #S-3003 to demonstrate how the film splicers increase efficiency in a wide range... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Precision Assembly Press System has tabletop form factor.

Oct 24, 2016

Available with press outputs from 1–12 kN, Table Top Assembly Press System comes with sensors, controls, MotionPRO software, and safety equipment and can be up and running in 30 min or less. Fully electric system provides clean, oil-free, low-noise solution for high-precision batch product assembly applications as well as joining, riveting, press fitting, clipping, and bending. Along with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Transportation Industry Products

Second Tranche of Ballard-Powered Fuel Cell Buses Commissioned in China

Oct 24, 2016

VANCOUVER and YUNFU, China - Ballard Power Systems (NASDAQ: BLDP; TSX: BLD) today announced the commissioning and deployment of 10 fuel cell-powered buses in the City of Yunfu, in the Province of Guangdong, China. The unveiling took place at a ceremony held at the Foshan (Yunfu) Industrial Transfer Park, Sinao Town, Yunfu City in Guangdong Province. The ceremony was attended by Mayor of Yunfu,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Laser Cutting Machine can cut any shape.

Oct 24, 2016

Featuring 25 m² footprint and 5 x 10 ft table, TruLaser 1030 can cut 5/8 in. thick steel and 316 stainless steel. Machine offers uncomplicated setup with no drilling required and no installation for laser gas supply lines. Dialog-based menu guidance and explanations facilitate operation. For machines not connected to central cooling systems, additives double service life of cooling water.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Multitasking Turning Center has direct-drive turret design.

Oct 21, 2016

To promote productivity, QUICK TURN-250MSY features 12-position, direct-drive turret and MAZATROL SmoothG CNC control. Main turning spindle, which also serves as C-axis programmable in 0.0001° increments; second turning 15 hp, 6,000 rpm spindle with 6 in. chuck; rotary tool milling spindle (10 hp, 6,000 rpm); and Y-axis capabilities allow for single-setup, precision part... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Miniature Ball Screws offer solution for pipetting systems.

Oct 21, 2016

Undergoing proprietary finishing process that removes micron-sized peaks on shaft raceway, optiSLITE Miniature Ball Screws deliver low friction torque for smooth running and optimized servo response. Units are available in standard lengths and nut designs with shaft diameters down to 5 mm and pitch down to 1 mm. Ball screws support delicate positioning in laboratory instrument applications, such... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

miSmartBuffer Devices can generate multiple frequencies using per output dividers.

Oct 21, 2016

Capable of reducing complexity in designing clock trees, ZL40250-ZL40253 buffers can generate native signal types such as LVDS, LVPECL, HCSL, HSTL and CMOS. Unit allows devices to interface to other components on the board without level shifters or termination components. Product features CMOS output voltages from 1.5 volts (V) to 3.3V and does not require multiple regulators. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Integrated Closure Manufacturing Systems deliver fast cycle times.

Oct 21, 2016

Used for beverage closure manufacturing, HyCAP™4 system delivers machine, mold, and auxiliary integration features that promote productivity, energy efficiency, and simplified operation. It can run 1.25 g 29/25 closure for mineral water application at 2.4 sec cycle time. For manufacture of specialty closures, HyperSync™ synchronizes machine and mold functions and integrates eIMC™... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Feed Milling Cutter combines capacity, stability, security.

Oct 20, 2016

Available for 13–25 mm and 0.500–1.000 in. diameters, CoroMill® 415 features iLock™ insert seat interface technology that promotes security as well as stability while also reducing potential for scrap workpieces. Insert seat ensures facilitated handling of small inserts, while cutter density and feed capacity optimize metal removal rates. Extra-close H pitch can be deployed due to... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Battery-Powered Hydraulic Tools offer extended runtime, comfort.

Oct 19, 2016

Powered by Makita® battery platform, hydraulic tools include 6, 12, and 15 ton crimping tools as well as cable and bolt cutters and 10K PSI pump with removable heads. Bluetooth® technology lets electricians wirelessly manage their tools, access tool history, monitor service timelines, and customize tool operation. While each crimper uses pressure sensor to ensure correct force... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Mounting & Attaching Products

Universal Rotary Unit features high torque design.

Oct 19, 2016

Available in sizes 16, 32, and 40, SRM Universal Rotary Unit features internal shock absorbers that provide high inertia capacity as well as fast swivel times. Product offers large pinion mounting surface for stability and large center bore for feeding through items such as cables and hoses. Modular air feed-through and electrical feed-through versions are available as factory options or as field... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Hydraulic Toolholder supports milling, drilling, and reaming.

Oct 19, 2016

Suited for high-volume cutting, TENDO E Universal Hydraulic Expansion Toolholder can safely transfer torques up to 384 lb-ft at 20 mm clamping diameter. With vibration damping and precise run out accuracy of less than 0.0001 in. at 2.5 x D, toolholder protects machine spindle and cutting tool from damage. Tools can be quickly changed with Allen key, and common spindle connections are available,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Vitrified cBN Wheels increase operator safety.

Oct 18, 2016

Intended for OD grinding, CarbonForce Wheels feature high-strength carbon fiber cores, making them 75% lighter than steel-hubbed wheels. Products have been qualified to run at MOS of 31,496 fpm for wheels with OD >7.9 in. Combination of thermally stable, lighter weight core with vibration dampening technologies and vitrified cBN bond system means wheels require less operator intervention to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Disc-Style Carbide-Tipped Reamer offers modular flexibility.

Oct 17, 2016

Offered with various edge preps and geometries, Top Ream covers diverse hole finishing needs. Single carbide disc and brazed joint provide strong connection virtually immune to thermal effects during machining. While all-carbide (WU05PR) tip affords minimum of 4 like-new regrinds, through-hole style has 18° left hand spiral that pushes chip forward. Product covers hole diameters up to 1.65... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Nordson MARCH Receives Global Technology Award for FlexTRAK-CDS High-volume Plasma System

Oct 17, 2016

System delivers industry-leading throughput capacity with short cycle times Joe Stockunas, vice president, Advanced Technology, Nordson Corporation, accepts award Concord, California, USA - Nordson MARCH, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), a global leader in plasma cleaning technology, received the 2016 Global Technology Award for its FlexTRAK®-CDS high-volume plasma system at a ceremony held... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

Wet Processing Work Station cleans semiconductor components.

Oct 17, 2016

Suitable for cleaning silicon wafers, solar cells, and other semiconductor components, Wet Processing Cleaning Station houses sink, gooseneck faucet, spray guns, and perforated surface with raised lip to contain spills. Transparent sliding front sash protects personnel from splashes while fluorescent light illuminates surface. Offered in white polypropylene or stainless steel, both of which... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Wilson Tool Features Tooling Innovation at Fabtech

Oct 17, 2016

EXP Punch Technology for Salvagnini – offers a standard holder with truly universal punches for high-precision punching systems. Wilson Tool’s comprehensive EXP line is designed for thick turret, thin turret and multi-tools, and is now available to enhance the performance of Salvagnini punching systems. The EXP Punch Technology is manufactured with high-speed steel for long-lasting durability... Read More

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

Pulsation-Free Dosing Machine applies up to 6.6 ml/min.

Oct 17, 2016

Supports miniaturization in such areas as electronics, eco-DUO330 combines precision mechanics and digital control unit. Machine adheres to exact mixing ratios of 2 component materials and delivers precise coverage via precision-volume mixing head. Able to achieve dot or bead dosing quantities of 0.005 ml (per shot), this microprocessor-controlled system provides dosing accuracy of ±1%... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

CNC Routing System targets ACM fabricators.

Oct 14, 2016

Providing dual and triple head configurations, PANELBuilder 17 is designed exclusively for aluminum composite material fabricators. Machine allows users to develop library of panels using built-in parametric modeling, through use of built-in CAD drawing package or by importing existing drawings via DXF or DWG formats. Software then automatically generates machine toolpaths for cutting all panels.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Horizontal Machining Center produces large ferrous parts.

Oct 14, 2016

Designed for production of cast iron and light alloy parts, Model a71nx features 19.7 in. pallet and X, Y, Z axis travels of 31.5 in., 29.5 in, and 32.7 in., respectively. Machine's 60-tool capacity automatic tool changer has 6 reinforced pockets, yielding max tool length of 18.9/22.4 in. (Cat / HSK). Standard 10,000 rpm spindle offers 37 kW of power and 512 Nm of torque. By validating... Read More