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EDL to Exhibit an In-Line Automatic Wrap-Around Tray Former/Loader at Pack Expo 2012

October 12, 2012

EDL Packaging Engineers, Inc., a leading North American supplier of end-of-line packaging solutions, will showcase its latest technology at Pack Expo 2012, October 28, to October 31, in booth N-4309 at McCormick Place in Chicago. EDL's In-Line Automatic Wrap-Around Tray Former/Loader will be collating, loading and wrapping jars in a corrugate tray with a Bull's Eye enclosure of LDPE film. This... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Greenerd Builds New Three Station Tool Hydraulic Press

October 11, 2012

New design offers increased press capacity and capability for forming, trimming and coining. NASHUA, NH U.S.A.  – Greenerd Press & Machine Company Inc. recently built a new small footprint 150-ton gib-guided hydraulic press designed for a U.S. tool manufacturing application. The robot-fed press offers increased capacity and capability while providing shorter lead times for forming, trimming... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

The Best in Rework Technology - Finetech to Exhibit FINEPLACER® Core Rework System at SMTA International

October 11, 2012

Finetech will highlight the FINEPLACER® core rework system in the Finetech/Martin Booth #236 at the upcoming SMTA International Conference and Expo, scheduled for October 16-17, 2012 from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Hotel in Orlando, FL. The FINEPLACER® core offers proven rework technology for a wide spectrum of SMT components, ranging in size from 0201 to 70 x 70 mm... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Sil-Pro Expands Thermoplastic Injection Molding Capabilities

October 11, 2012

Delano, Minnesota: Sil-Pro has announced the purchase of new Sodick Plustech thermoplastic injection-molding machines and converting a Liquid Silicone Rubber machine back to thermoplastics. The increased demands for thermoplastics molding has lead Sil-Pro to more than doubling their thermoplastics capacity, bringing this new increased capacity online in the fourth quarter of 2012. The new 60-ton... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC End Machining Center suits tube and bar processing.

October 10, 2012

Operating in several stages/stations, EM80 automatic sawing and end machining center is used for cut to length, chamfer, face, bore, thread, and profile processing. Parts are indexed by 3-position rotary transfer, with each position providing self-centering clamping jaw, and saw blades can be selected based on material to be cut off. Complex turning operations are made possible via 3-axis,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Selective Soldering System requires 36 x 31 in. of table space.

October 10, 2012

Suitable for soldering through-hole components and connectors to SMT and mixed technology PCBs, ULTIMA TR2 incorporates X-, Y-, Z-axis drive that moves PCB, rather than solder pot. Solder pot and pump assembly features integral nitrogen hood with built-in micro-preheater for inerting solder site and stabilizing wave temperature. Via bottom-side witness camera, operator can view live video of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Exchangeable Tip Drill suits steel and cast iron applications.

October 10, 2012

Able to be tailored to optimize applications via diameter (0.472–1.020 in.), step, and length (3X, 5X, and 8X drill diameter) options, CoroDrill 870 features secure interface between drill body and tip that ensures reliability and precision. Tip change procedure helps maximize active machining time, while cutting edge geometries and grades increase penetration rates, provide safe cutting... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

VJ Electronix to Participate in Matelec International Trade Fair in Madrid, Spain

October 10, 2012

VJ Electronix, Inc., a leader in Rework technologies and global provider of advanced X-ray inspection systems, announces that it will highlight its products along with Accelonix at the upcoming Matelec International Trade Fair for the Electrical and Electronics Industry, scheduled to take place October 23-26, 2012 at Feria de Madrid, in Madrid, Spain. VJ Electronix proudly offers: The SRT Micra... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Large Capacity Wire EDMs utilize linear motor drive technology.

October 9, 2012

Featuring fixed table design and X, Y, Z travels of 29.53 x 16.68 x 24 in., Model AQ750LH includes L-cut wire chopper, multi-filtration system, wire jumbo feeder, Super Jet AWT, and vertical sliding tank door. Also available, Model AQ1200LH provides X, Y, Z travels of 47.24 x 31.50 x 24 in. Both offer UV axis travels which allow extreme taper angles up to 45° to be machined... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

CHARGER Small Flat Tape Layer Is Perfect Fit for Austrian Aerospace Supplier

October 9, 2012

Tier 1 aerospace supplier FACC acquires MAG small flat tape layer and Advanced Composites Environment Suite (ACES) software for flat-part production. FACC, an Austrian-based Tier 1 aerospace supplier, has acquired a CHARGER(TM) small flat tape layer from MAG for layup of primary and secondary structural composite components. The order includes MAG's modular ACES® software (Advanced Composites... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

New Surface Treatments and Coating Options Offered on Ross Mixers

October 9, 2012

Hauppauge, NY - Charles Ross & Son Company now offers a variety of surface treatments, coatings and alternative materials on its full range of mixing, blending, drying and dispersion equipment for the processing of high-purity, sensitive, corrosive or abrasive products. The company offers a custom Dual-Shaft Mixer equipped with a PEEK (polyetheretherketone) High Speed Disperser and a Two-Wing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

ASG Announces X-GUARD(TM) Extended Protection and Maintenance Plans

October 9, 2012

New coverage plans for ASG Precision Fastening X-PAQ™ systems and products. Cleveland, ASG is pleased to announce the addition of extended protection and maintenance plans for Precision Fastening X-PAQ™ systems and products.  ASG X-GUARD™ plans are now available to cover products for periods of 6, 12, 18, or 24 months (or a stated number of additional cycles in some cases) in addition to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Software

New DMG Machine

October 9, 2012

In a move to enable the company to machine larger and more complex parts to high levels of precision, dalau has added a new DMG machine, programmed with Delcam's FeatureCAM and a Hexagon inspection arm using Delcam's PowerINSPECT. Founded as a family business in 1955, dalau, which is based in Clacton-on-Sea, has grown to become the largest processor of polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) in the UK. It... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Honeywell to Provide Automation Systems to Qafco for the Next Ten Years

October 9, 2012

Long Term Agreement Will Provide QAFCO with Optimized Automation Technology To Support Business Growth Plans ABU DHABI, UAE - The Qatar Fertilizer Company (QAFCO) has renewed a contract with Honeywell (NYSE:HON) to provide safety and automation systems for QAFCO's existing plants, expansion projects and future projects. The agreement - one of the longest duration agreements of its kind to be... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Dry Ice Cleaning System delivers operational flexibility.

October 5, 2012

SDI Select™ 60 can shave with any dry ice media, from standard block, 3 mm pellets, nuggets, slices, and leftover scrap ice, or direct feed standard pellets. Able to clean surfaces of thin, hard contaminants without damaging substrate, system also lets operator bypass shaving media, turn up aggression, and clean using full 3 mm pellets when faced with heavier contaminants. System measure 24 x... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

igus to Exhibit at Pack Expo 2012

October 5, 2012

igus® will be exhibiting at booth number E-7634 at Pack Expo 2012. Products on show will include the company's new iglide® knife-edge rollers, as well as new sizes of its compact DryLin® EasyTube lead-screw module for conveyor adjustments. iglide® knife-edge rollers are used on conveyor belts in packaging, material handling, automation, and food processing applications. They save... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Wheels and Discs provide surface conditioning.

October 4, 2012

Made from nonwoven material impregnated with abrasive grains, Surface Preparation Wheels and Discs are designed for blending, smoothing, and finishing applications. Aluminum oxide products have fine grit size for cleaning, blending, and finishing stainless steel, while silicon carbide products have very fine grit for light finishes on metal, wood, composites, and satin-finish aluminum. Type 27... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Performance VMC offers 3-axis milling capabilities.

October 4, 2012

Featuring 41.34 x 22.05 in. work table with 1,760 lb max payload, MIKRON HEM 800 is suited for production of medium- to large-sized parts. Respective max X and Y travels are 33.46 and 20.87 in., and Z-axis provides 23.62 in. clearance between table surface and spindle nose. Rapid traverse rate is 1,181 ipm. Features include 12.75 hp, 14,000 rpm, CAT 40 spindle that generates 31 lb-ft;... Read More