Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Abrasive Discs cut titanium and brass.

July 22, 2016

Designed with silicon-carbide based formulation, Zip Titan™ and Chopcut Titan™ help prevent materials being cut from overheating. Keeping metal cooler helps preserve mechanical properties and surface integrity of titanium and brass. Both discs offer extended lifetime as well as faster and freer cuts. Chopcut Titan™ is designed specifically for performance cutting on portable chop saws. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sciaky to Deliver Industry-Leading Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing System to EWI

July 22, 2016

Sciaky and EWI will work together to 3D-print metal prototype parts for a wide range of manufacturers CHICAGO, July 20, 2016 - Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI), and leading provider of metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, announced today that EWI has purchased an industry-leading Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM™) system. EWI is a leading... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Steinmeyer to Attend IMTS 2016 McCormick Place (Sep. 12-17)

July 22, 2016

Burlington, MA, USA, July 20, 2016 - Steinmeyer, the world’s premiere manufacturer of precision ground ball screws, announces its participation in the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show, Booth NC-467at McCormick Place in Chicago, from September 12-17. Company executives and engineers will be on-hand to discuss Steinmeyer’s large portfolio of ball screws, including: Miniature... Read More

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

EcoStrip 9380 - Welcome to the Future of Entry Level Cut & Strip

July 21, 2016

At the 2015 productronica trade fair, Schleuniger debuted the new EcoStrip 9380, the company’s latest innovation in its cut and strip product family. This capable, entry level machine for professional demands once again confirms Schleuniger’s number one position in this market segment. "You don’t need to wear a dinner suit every day," Schleuniger’s Head of Marketing, Martin Engel, says.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Ramping Cutter machines non-ferrous metals such as aluminum.

July 20, 2016

Featuring V-shaped cutting edge and protection against centrifugal force at insert contact surface, M2131 Sky·tec™ Ramping Cutter is suitable for rough milling and semi-finishing of pockets with high chip volume in non-ferrous metals, such as aluminum wrought alloys or aluminum lithium alloys used in aircraft components. Tool has 0.59 or 0.78 in. max cutting depth and 0.98–3.14 in.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Pallet Storage System automates conventional warehousing.

July 19, 2016

Designed to retrofit into existing manual warehouses with low to medium building heights, RapidStore UL1400 automated storage/retrieval system provides high-density product storage in controlled and secure environment. Machine rides on floor rail, is stabilized overhead with steel guide tube, and offers low first-shelf height of 8 in. to maximize warehouse space. Rotating fork load handling... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fusion Machine handles 2-10 in. polypropylene pipe. .

July 19, 2016

Designed to meet needs of HVAC, plumbing, and mechanical industries, Acrobat™ 250 is equipped with lightweight hydraulic power unit that can easily be moved around jobsite. Lightweight heater and guide rod latching system eliminates need to manually hold heater in place during overhead fusions, minimizing operator fatigue. Compact design allows operators to fuse pipe in confines of walls,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pneumatic Power Chuck offers accelerated clamping.

July 18, 2016

Self-contained ROTA TB2, used for machining rods and pipes, is available with through-hole of up to 560 mm. With air pressure of 6 bar, it is possible to achieve clamping forces of up to 280 kN. Base jaw guidance is equipped with seal to prevent penetration of contamination, and base jaws are optimized for minimal loss of centrifugal force. Sizes from 470–1,000 mm with bore diameters from... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Coated Insert Grades are designed for cast iron turning.

July 18, 2016

Optimized for toughness and wear resistance, TK1501 and TK0501 dedicated cast iron turning grades reduce tool waste and maximize parts production per edge. Standard features include Duratomic® coating technology, EDGE INTELLIGENCE, and Chrome Used-Edge Detection. Latter facilitates identification of cutting edge contact with workpiece even in low-light environments. Various... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

KrF Excimer Laser Stepper prepares for expanding IoT market.

July 18, 2016

Used for production of analog semiconductors, sensors, and communication devices, FPA-3030EX6 accommodates various substrates with diameters of 200 mm or less. machine also also offers compatibility with special substrates used in the fabrication of diverse devices to meet semiconductor manufacturers' needs. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Multi-Stroke Honing Machines suit small- to mid-volume operations.

July 15, 2016

For one-off and batch production, CM-2000 offers fully electronic semi-automatic or manual operation. Full servo control enables production of parts with 5 µ tolerance. For small-to-medium volumes, PH-4000 and PH-5000 deliver precision-controlled production honing. Every programming option is available for parts that need custom-stroke features, while fewer, more conversational... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Services, Vision Systems

LEONI Brings Together Automation Technology, German Brew at Oktoberfest Networking Event

July 15, 2016

LEONI Engineering Products Services, Inc. (Lake Orion, Mich.), with global headquarters in Nuremberg, Germany, will celebrate the company’s heritage, its focus on automation technology, and German beer-making during an Oktoberfest-styled event on September 29, 2016. LAKE ORION, MI – LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. (LEONI EPS), part of Nuremberg-based LEONI AG and one of North... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Spirit AeroSystems Installing One of the World's Largest Autoclaves for Composite Manufacturing

July 14, 2016

WICHITA, Kan. - Spirit AeroSystems Inc. [NYSE: SPR is installing one of the world's largest autoclaves at its Wichita, Kan., facility to support increasing production levels in the company's composite fuselage business and to grow overall composite production capability. The new autoclave has a 30-foot diameter and an internal volume of more than 78,000 cubic feet. "Spirit continues to... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Local Manufacturing of Thomson FSI Style Metric Precision Ball Screws Leads to Faster Delivery Times

July 14, 2016

RADFORD, VA – Thomson Industries, Inc., a leading manufacturer of mechanical motion control solutions, has further enhanced its customer offerings in North America by utilizing its domestic manufacturing facilities to deliver high-quality, German-engineered metric ball screws with shorter lead times. As only two percent of all metric ball screws sold in North America are manufactured... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Circular Saw Blades feature welded carbide teeth.

July 14, 2016

Designed for construction, demolition, and specialty applications, WeldTec® Circular Saw Blades have carbide teeth that are welded, not brazed, creating strong tooth bond. PTFE non-stick coating minimizes binding and gumming, increases cutting speed, and dissipates heat, while perimeter vents strengthen core of blade and ensure fast chip ejection. In addition, laser cut plate with expansion... Read More

Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Metalworking Fluid supports both machining and grinding.

July 14, 2016

With low foaming characteristics, CIMPULSE™ 49MP is recommended for turning, drilling, reaming, boring, tapping, and grinding of most metals. Oil-containing, multi-purpose fluid is optimal in hard water situations and leaves light, manageable residue. In addition, fluid offers DCHA-free chemistry, optimized sump life, and reduced concentrate consumption and carry-off. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Lantek Software Will Power Promotech Pipe Cutting Machines

July 14, 2016

Lantek has reached an agreement with Polish company Promotech to supply its world leading sheet metal software with Promotech’s pipe profile cutting machines which can cut pipes up to diameter of 1500 mm and length of 12 metres with oxy-fuel or plasma. Promotech has been manufacturing and supplying welding and cutting machinery since 1987 and has over 300 products including: portable welding... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Honing Machine integrates multilingual 9.1 in. Siemens control.

July 13, 2016

Capable of handling bore diameters from 0.750–8 in. and lengths up to 11 in. for all types of blocks up to 46 in. long, SV-15 can run, with separate 3 hp spindle and 1 hp stroker motors, standard Sunnen tools as well as the DH-series diamond hone head. Included 9 in. Siemens touchscreen PLC provides real-time display of bore shape. Along with auto dwell, features include automatic... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

E-Turn All-Electric Tube Bender from BLM Group USA Provides Flexibility, Accuracy and Speed

July 13, 2016

Wixom, MI—E-TURN, the all-electric tube bender from BLM GROUP USA (www.blmgroup.com), can bend a variety of tube configurations including round, square, rectangular, flat-sided, oval and elliptical. Tube can be automatically loaded, bent and unloaded all in one machine. The series consists of four models: The E-TURN 32 that can handle tube up to 1.18 in.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

In-line Coating Machine helps protect printed circuit boards.

July 12, 2016

Featuring closed fluid system, Model ECM-1100 is used to spray coating liquid on PCBs and mounted parts. Most common uses for coating are to inhibit leakage and short circuit due to humidity and contamination, to inhibit corrosion, and to improve fatigue life of solder joints to leadless packages. Coating can also provide mechanical support for small parts to prevent damage due to mechanical... Read More