Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

Metso to Supply Board Machine Rebuild for Obeikan Paper Industries in Saudi Arabia

Oct 25, 2012

Metso Saudi Arabia. The rebuilt production line will be fully operational in the middle of 2013. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The main target of the rebuild is to improve end product quality, increase capacity and reduce production costs. "This investment is aligned with Obeikan strategy to keep the mill up-to-date in technology in order to keep feet within the competitive... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Globe Products Announces Acquisition of New Stamping Machine

Oct 25, 2012

Ennis, Texas - Globe Products Co. is proud to announce it has acquired a new 12-station stamping machine, adding to its overall capacity and ensuring its customers will continue to get outstanding service at low prices. Globe Products Co., a leader in manufacturing high quality ferrules and eyelets, as well as other deep draw stampings for 31 years, purchased the new stamping machine in late May... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Drill Heads eliminate spiral marks and grooves.

Oct 24, 2012

Available in standards sizes from 28–70 mm and customized solutions from 28–127 mm, KSEM PLUS B1 Heads with DFC guiding pads can handle drilling through stacked materials, inclined exits, and cross holes as well as interrupted cut conditions. Two effective cutting edges work well at high feed rates to minimize load per edge, compensate for radial forces, and prevent disk build up with only 2... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Shoulder Mill supports roughing and finishing applications.

Oct 24, 2012

Available in 3 grades to cover various applications and conditions, Mill 1-7™ is suitable for small diameter shoulder-, ramp-, slot-, plunge-, and helical milling, all while using single insert. Positive rake of insert provides soft action and low cutting forces for smooth entry and exit from component. Elliptical cutting edges are optimized with straight 90° wall and true 0° lead, making... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Fowler Products Brings the Latest in Capping Technology to Pack Expo 2012

Oct 24, 2012

The company's 2012 exhibit features demonstrations and information on aluminum roll-on capping, the latest in electronic torque control capping and inspection/rejection systems, and the new pulsed-light sanitation system that eliminates the need for aggressive chemicals to sanitize closures. (Fowler Products Pack Expo 2012 Booth #3906) Athens, GA - Fowler Products, powered by Pro Mach, will... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Marking Broach creates letters or numbers in metal parts.

Oct 24, 2012

Designed to fit inside most rotary broach tool holders, Letter Broach is driven in rotary motion around fixed pivot point, minimizing wear on cutting tool and eliminating secondary operations. Marking method eliminates impact of high powered press or hammer, and gently displaces material until desired depth is achieved. Suitable for use on soft materials such as aluminum and brass, cutting... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Allen-Bradley Retrofit Controls from Milacron Optimize Performance at 40% Lower Cost

Oct 24, 2012

Upgraded Allen-Bradley system now available to injection molders in U.S., Canada Batavia, Ohio - The new generation of Allen-Bradley retrofit control systems from Milacron offers injection molding companies in the U.S. and Canada a cost-effective way to breathe new life into old machines. Milacron works with customers to incorporate advanced Allen-Bradley retrofit systems into a wide range of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

DME Gate Cutters Help Automotive Supplier Stay Sharp

Oct 24, 2012

Star Headlight switches to a long-lasting, economical solution from DME Molding Supplies Madison Heights, Mich. - As a leader in emergency vehicle safety lighting, Star Headlight & Lantern Co., Inc., needs dependable yet affordable gate cutters to ensure light gets through the optical lenses of its emergency vehicle lighting products. So when Star Headlight's gate cutter supplier increased its... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Dip Coater enables precise thin film deposition.

Oct 24, 2012

Featuring computer controlled operation, KSV NIMA Dip Coater XL enables precise coating of samples up to 1 m high and 2.5 kg. Dipping mechanism provides vibration-free immersion and withdrawal of samples, while Windows-based software enables programming of dipping sequence into either single or multiple vessels. Software controlled deposition features include setting substrate resting positions,... Read More

Green & Clean, Lubricants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Cutting/Lubricating Oil has low-VOC, nonchlorinated formula.

Oct 24, 2012

With VOC levels of less than 75 g/L as per Southern California AQMD Rule 1144, TRIM® OM 313 clean running straight oil does not contain any active sulfur, is free of chlorine, and does not stain parts. Suitable uses include form-tapping, thread-rolling, and Swiss screw machines. Offering oxidation inhibition for extended life, oil is proven on steel and bearing steel parts and safe for... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Hydraulic Expansion Toolholder maximizes force, flexibility.

Oct 23, 2012

Allowing tool to be clamped directly in mounting taper, TENDO-ES allows tool shank to be supported via spindle. This results in max holding forces, transferable torque, and space conservation. TENDOS-ES L1 is 26.0 mm and has run-out accuracy of less than 0.003 mm; tools can be changed in seconds with Allen key. Available for SK 40 and CAT 40 interfaces, TENDO-ES offers clamping... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

TPEI Adds New 5-Axis Machining Center in Response to Increased Demand for New Rotors

Oct 23, 2012

LEHIGHTON, PA, USA - TPEI (Technical Process and Engineering, Inc.), a leading manufacturer of continuous mixer and single screw extruders for the plastics and rubber industry, has made a major capital investment in equipment by adding a new 5-axis CNC machining center to help produce rotors for its continuous mixers. “The addition of this new large-capacity equipment gives us the ability to... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Green & Clean, Machinery & Machining Tools

Caterpillar Unveils First Hybrid Excavator

Oct 23, 2012

Cat® 336E H is company's first construction hybrid machine; shown to significantly lower customers' owning and operating costs PEORIA, Ill. - In its continued commitment to introduce products that bring the most value to customers, Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today unveiled the first model in its new line of hybrid excavators. The Cat 336E H is the company's first machine to use a novel... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

StarJet(TM) System Preps Runway Used for Space Shuttle Landing

Oct 23, 2012

WIXOM, MICH. - When the space shuttle Endeavour made its final landing Sept. 21 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), it arrived on a runway maintained by a StarJet(TM) pavement marking removal system from NLB Corp. The StarJet, operated by Sterndahl Enterprises, Inc. of Sun Valley, Calif. removes old runway markings and rubber build-up with high-pressure water jets (up to 40,000 psi)... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Products & Equipment

Handle Applicator accommodates multi packs and single bottles.

Oct 23, 2012

Intended for packaging lines producing multi packs for club stores and single bottles for convenience outlets, Inline Intermittent Motion Applicator offers one-step handle application and separation that ensures throughput of 20 cases/min (cpm). This 2-in-1 machine applies 100% recyclable HDPE No. 2 handles and offers rapid changeover capability between multi pack and single handle operation.... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Inserts have 12 cutting edges, anti-rotation feature.

Oct 23, 2012

Optimizing performance for roughing to semi-finishing applications, M200™ series includes 3 geometries designed for multiple milling tasks: ML for stainless steel and high-temp alloys; MM for general purpose milling, including steel; and MH for heavy applications, such as cast iron and high-strength steels. Available milling grades include WK15PM, WP25PM, WU35PM, and WP35CM, while... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Schober Installs High-Capacity, High-Speed Rotary Die Cutting Modules

Oct 23, 2012

Fairfield, OH - Schober introduces high-capacity, high-speed, heavy-duty rotary die-cutting modules which attain higher precision and flexibility due to an electronically synchronous run and digital servo-drives. Innovative features of this new technology include a preset and calibrated pressure adjustment, high-precision bearing assemblies and housings for low temperature running, vibration-free... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

OMAX® to Showcase World's Most Advanced Waterjet Technology at JIMTOF 2012

Oct 23, 2012

Robust, high-speed 2652 JetMachining® Center precisely cuts small and medium-sized parts Kent, Washington- OMAX Corporation, the leading total solutions provider of the world's most advanced waterjet technology, will demonstrate the versatility and high-speed cutting precision of its 2652 JetMachining Center with a 37 kW (50 hp) EnduroMAX® Pump and Auto Feed Pneumatic Drill accessory in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Plasma Systems provide PCB corrosion protection.

Oct 23, 2012

Combining vacuum and gas flow technology, optimized RF energy delivery methods, and temperature management, SPF 1000 and SPF 1500 deliver volume production capability for applying Semblant Plasma Finish, which protects PCBs against creep corrosion and environmental pollutants. SPF protects any metal finish and preserves solderability with true metal to metal bonds. SPF 1500 is designed for... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Display & Presentation Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

ARRIS Unveils E6000(TM) Converged Edge Router at SCTE Cable-Tec Expo 2012

Oct 22, 2012

Joins C4® CMTS, C4c(TM) CMTS and Media Services Platform (MSP) to Help Operators Maximize Bandwidth and Prepare for CCAP SUWANEE, Ga. - ARRIS Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ARRS) today announced that it has expanded its cable edge portfolio, again. The newest member of the portfolio, the E6000 Converged Edge Router (E6000 CER) will be on display along with ARRIS C4 and C4c CMTS platforms and the Media... Read More