Machinery & Machining Tools

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Innovative CNC Honing Machine Accelerates Production of Precision Gears

July 30, 2012

A high performance 11-axis CNC system from NUM has enabled machine tool manufacturer Sicmat to create a gear honing machine that sets a new industry standard for post-hardening fine finishing. Using an innovative honing wheel with external teeth, and an ultra-precise application-specific CNC program developed by NUM, the Grono 250 machine provides the accuracy of gear shaving - but in a process... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Mobile Router transforms Internet connection into hotspot.

July 30, 2012

Operating as wireless router, Wi-Fi hotspot, repeater, or access point, SharePort(TM) Mobile Companion (DIR-505) lets users keep tablet and smartphone connected while mobile by providing wireless access wherever existing network is available. USB sharing capabilities, with D-Link SharePort(TM) Mobile app, enable sharing of content from external USB hard drive or thumb drive to multiple iPad®,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Additive Manufacturing Systems offer rapid material changeover.

July 27, 2012

Able to process various materials, AM125 and AM250 come with variable powder delivery capabilities and safe-change filter system. Fully welded vacuum chamber and minimal oxygen content in build atmosphere allow processing of reactive materials, while laser melting additive-metal manufacturing process can produce fully dense metal parts direct from 3D CAD data using fiber laser. While AM125... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Products & Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Zip-Pak Showcases Retrofit Machinery, Standard Zippers, and Value-Added Products at ProPak China 2012

July 27, 2012

Range of solutions help Chinese food manufacturers easily transition to resealable packaging Shanghai, China - Zip-Pak, the global leader in materials and machinery for resealable packaging, showcase its retrofit machinery, press-to-close and slider zippers, and innovative package formats at ProPak China 2012, Booth 5C28. The company's full range of solutions is designed to help food... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

High-End Technology and Reliability: The Basis for Successful Partnerships

July 27, 2012

High-end technology and reliability: the basis for successful partnerships At NPE 2012 in Orlando, Florida, PVC compound manufacturer Vinyl Compounds Ltd, UK, sealed the deal on another extrusion line for producing rigid and soft PVC granules. The last order was only shipped in autumn of 2011, as the company is currently replacing its equipment to further up-grade their production capabilities.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Products & Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

PneumaticScaleAngelus to Promote Latest Innovations at Pack Expo 2012

July 25, 2012

STOW, Ohio - PneumaticScaleAngelus, a global provider of fillers, cappers, can seamers, labelers, wet case detectors, orienters and centrifuges, will promote its latest innovations in technology at Pack Expo 2012, Oct. 28 to Oct. 31, in booth #S-800 at McCormick Place in Chicago. PneumaticScaleAngelus has built upon a century of leadership and innovation to become one of the largest packaging... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Heavy-Duty 7 in. Portable Saw smoothly cuts wet/dry stone.

July 24, 2012

Model EDS 181, with 20 A motor and load speed of 4,300 rpm, cuts through hard stone surfaces, including granite, marble, terrazzo, and more. Cutting depth is adjustable without tools for precise cuts up to 2 1/3 in. deep, and built-in vacuum port enables dust-free operation. Along with support for connection to CS Unitec dust extraction systems, features include soft start, overcurrent cut-off,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Ovation's Grid-Lok Technology Enables Quality Improvement and Cost Reduction at Siemens' Amberg Facility

July 24, 2012

Bethlehem, PA - In an effort to further improve its already superb quality standards, Siemens' production unit Electronic Manufacturing (EM) of the Gerätewerk Amberg (GWA), Germany facility has selected Ovation's Grid-Lok automatic PCB support technology to enable high-yield assembly of high-density, advanced printed circuit boards (PCBs). The award-winning Siemens Gerätewerk Amberg plant,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Upgrades Featured in Innovation Series from Burr Oak Tool

July 24, 2012

Burr Oak Tool Inc. introduces the Innovation Series, highlighting recent machine and service upgrades focusing on safety and ergonomics. Machine upgrades feature the OAK overhead spiral uncoiler designed for use on single tube cut off machines, a hairpin length gauge to accurately measure any length hairpin from 6" to 168" and a new design for the return elbow crossover bend machine. Other new... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

PCN's Ethernet-on-Demand(TM) Products

July 24, 2012

Deliver High-Tech, IP-enabled Connectivity Without Rewiring San Diego, CA - PCN Technology, Inc., global provider of a unique technological solution that enables IP connectivity reliably, seamlessly, and without the need for CAT 5 or CAT 6 cables, offers a suite of IP-485® products with Ethernet-on-Demand(TM) capabilities. The company's advanced hardware includes an Enterprise Router with four... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Appleton Mfg. Division's A301 Automatic Core Cutter

July 24, 2012

(Neenah, WI) - Appleton Mfg. Division, the leader in core cutting and handling equipment, continues to find success with its A301 Automatic Core Cutter. This entry-level automated core cutting solution is rich in features including simplified automation, intelligent control, and superior precision to help increase productivity while reducing material waste and operating cost. The A301's advanced... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Quad-Axis Router features 134 x 84 in. vacuum table.

July 24, 2012

Used for milling, Large Router features 134 in. X axis, 84 in. Y axis, and 9 in. Z axis; vacuum table with 120 in. X axis and 60 in. Y axis; and 63 in. between gantry columns with optional 4th axis aggregate. Machine can run multiple parts of different sizes simultaneously and accommodates range of materials. While machining flexible materials, vacuum table allows stock to be kept flat and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Composites Without Limits

July 23, 2012

Where do tool manufacturers stand as regards economic working methods for CFRPs, composites, etc.? What new tool concepts are there? What does the future hold? Kennametals specialists have been working in the field for many years, and this has enabled them to build up considerable expertise. The trend towards lightweight construction materials will gather pace, and not just in the aerospace... Read More

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

Pouch Dispenser cuts up to 100 pouches/min.

July 23, 2012

Model SP-4D SUR-PAK(TM) Pouch Dispenser cuts desiccant, food ingredient, medical component, and promotional material pouches up to 3.5 in. wide and 0.25 in. thick. Sachets or pouches can be in roll or continuous bandolier form. Self-threading system incorporates guillotine cutter, knife operated via compressed air, and adjustable-height stand with castors. Also included is dual tractor drive... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Morris Technologies Acquires Five-Axis Mill

July 23, 2012

CINCINNATI, OH - Morris Technologies, Inc. (MTI), a service provider specializing in additive manufacturing and CNC machining, has acquired a DMU 50 five-axis machine from Mori Seiki. The DMU 50 machine is a state-of-the-art mill that features a performance-enhancing NC swivel rotary table, high rigidity, and a large bearing diameter in the B- and C-axis. The equipment is the latest addition to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Visit the PROCECO booth #E-5662 at IMTS 2012 - September 10-15, Chicago IL

July 23, 2012

PROCECO will feature the RDB-700, a 6-axis robotic, high-pressure water jet deburring system designed to remove burrs, chips, and debris from medium-sized, complex machined components. Using high-pressure rotary water jets, the articulating robot is programmed to position a lance nozzle to deburr all the machined holes, intersections and difficult-to-access cavities of a steel or aluminum... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools

FleetwoodGoldcoWyard Revitalizes Process Systems

July 23, 2012

ROMEOVILLE, Ill - FleetwoodGoldcoWyard's specialized technology group, Fleetwood Process Systems, is reintroducing In-Line Batch Creation, Quasi-Blending Systems and the P-SMART Kit. By combining experience and industry-leading technologies with the CBI Fleetwood Volumix and the historic AMBEC product lines of FullMix and Quasi-Blend, systems can be molded together to create a unique and custom... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools

Dual Band Router leverages 802.11ac wireless standard.

July 23, 2012

Equipped with Broadcom's 5G WiFi chip, Cloud Router 5700 delivers wireless speeds at up to 1,750 Mbps, supporting wireless HD video streaming and multi-person online gaming. Cloud App allows users to monitor and control network remotely. Using 5 GHz band, router minimizes interference for clean connection. Additional features include 4 Gigabit Ethernet ports, IPv6 ready design, and complete set... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Classifier Milling Systems Announces Breakthrough in Plastics Processing

July 23, 2012

Toronto, ON - Classifier Milling Systems, a leading developer and manufacturer of complex size reduction and air pollution control systems, has developed an advanced milling technology that will eliminate the use of liquid nitrogen in the production of polymers, plastics, and low density polyethylene compounds. As a significant innovation in raw materials processing, this new technology has the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Lewco Invests to Better Serve Customer Demand

July 23, 2012

Sandusky, OH - LEWCO, Inc. has recently increased their productivity to nearly 50% of available time after investing in a new, state-of-the-art CNC press brake in addition to an integrated, custom roller conveying process. Now, the new work cell will deliver an even higher level of precision parts that meet a wide variety of customer requirements. It will also allow LEWCO the ability to more... Read More