Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

V-Notch Saw cuts at 2 preset angles.

October 2, 2006

ARC(TM) (Angled Repositioning Cuts) saw is used inline for rendering angled edges on post-extruded profiles. Able to cut from 45-135°, inline multi-angle V-notch saw features 36 in. table travel and cut length accuracy of ±0.020 in. Device includes 18 in. dia carbide-tipped saw blade and 3 hp ac motor. PLC-controlled graphical interface panel enables operators to set cutting angle and cut length, adjust cutting cycle duration, and program variable batch cuts. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broach Head suits limited-space applications.

October 2, 2006

Designed for CNC Swiss-type and gang style lathes, PCM® 2160 eliminates need to indicate broach to center and thereby facilitates setups. Product, which measures 1.1 in. in dia and 2.42 in. long, is suited for sub-spindle applications. Each holder has extra long shank, eliminating need for bushing and minimizing vibration. Capable of withstanding 2,200 lb of push force, broach head is offered with shank sizes of 16, 20, 22, and 25 mm as well as 5/8, ¾, and 1 in. dia. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Boring Bit is suited for short holemaking applications.

October 2, 2006

CoroDrill 880 has center insert that uses Step Technology to facilitate smooth entrance into workpiece and perfectly balance cutting forces. To hold tight tolerances and achieve optimal surface finish, its inserts present 4 cutting edges and wiper geometry. Choice of insert geometries and grades are available for various applications and materials, including helical interpolation, plunge drilling, and boring. Diameters range from .473-2.5 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Floating Reamer Chuck achieves .009 in. true orbital float.

October 2, 2006

Designed for Swiss Type lathes, Floating Reamer Chuck can move parallel off center up to .009 in., and can be used in live tool spindles as well as static ID positions to ensure accuracy of small holes. Design prevents reamer from breaking by aligning tool with drilled hole. Spring-loaded bearing ensures reamer always returns to center. ER-8 Style comes in shank sizes of 8, 10, 20, and 22 mm as well as ¾ and 1 in., while ER-11 Style comes in 10 mm, 22 mm, and ¾ in shank sizes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Metal Cutting Saw utilizes dry cutting technology .

October 2, 2006

Equipped with 72 tooth Metal Devil® carbide-tipped blade, CSM14B 14 in. metal cutting saw makes burr-free cuts in 5 1/8 in. dia and 3¾ in. rectangular metal pipe. Saw features 15 A, 1,300 rpm motor, and steel base provides stability with pre-drilled holes for bolting to workbench. With 6 pre-set markings in base, vice can be set for 45° and 90° cuts. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Lathe is available with ProtoTRAK SLX CNC control.

October 2, 2006

Along with 4.09 in. spindle through-hole and geared head, TRAK TRL 2460SX features 2-speed tailstock, P5 tapered roller bearings, and digital servo motors. Lathe can be used manually with assists from CNC to perform tapers and radii, and complete part programs can be done directly from print by naming geometry required and then answering prompts. ProtoTRAK SLX CNC offers Spreadsheet Editing(TM), informative graphics and networking capabilities as well as optional DXF file converters. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tool Presetters provide display resolution of .00004 in.

October 2, 2006

Offering extended Z-axis height for tools up to 20 in. long, STP-35 Basic and STP-35 EzVision feature 1 micron Heidenhein glass scales as well as thermo-balanced and artificially aged pearlitic cast iron structure, ensuring equipment is fully isostatic and will not deform or distort over time or temperature change. Digital tool sensing removes potential for error inherent in manual measurement systems. Episcopy function detects defects by illuminating and magnifying cutting edge. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Shrink Fit Tool Holders have dual-contact spindle interface.

October 2, 2006

Available in inch sizes from ¼-1 in. in CAT40 tapers and ½-1.25 in. in CAT50 tapers, BIG PLUS tool holders offer 0.00004 in. positioning repeatability and have nose diameter that reduces clearance issues. Simultaneous spindle and flange contact lends to rigidity and repeatability, increasing metal removal rates as well as accuracy; improving surface finish; extending tool life; minimizing vibration; eliminating axial movement during high-speed operation; and resisting cutter deflection. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools

Insert Holders offer adjustable chamfering angle.

October 2, 2006

Designed for TW Series twin boring heads, Insert Holders accept ISO standard SC inserts and allow infinite adjustment of insert pocket between 15 and 75°. Graduations of 15° are show on holders for quick reference, and intermediate angles can be set with tool presetter. Inclusive boring range for holders at any angle is 2.28-8.07 in. diameter. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tooling System is designed for thick turret punch presses.

September 29, 2006

MXC(TM) tooling system consists of punches, strippers, and Slug Free® dies for ½ in. A, 1¼ in. B, 2 in. C, 3½ in. D, and 4¼ in. E thick turret stations. Manufactured of DuraSteel(TM), MXC Punches feature minute back taper with near polished punch flanks to reduce friction and heat build-up during punching cycle. MXC Strippers, manufactured of 4150 tool steel, are designed with round edges to eliminate sheet marking, while Slug Free® Die design eliminates slug pulling. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Carton Endloader handles bagged frozen foods up to 1 kg.

September 29, 2006

Featuring 3 head vacuum carton feeder and long carton magazine with motorized hopper, Model SL903 has running speed of up to 130 cartons/min. It handles large pack size range and accommodates size changing. Handwheels adjust carton flight chains and pockets of infeed conveyor. Automatic end-load machine is constructed of stainless steel with machine guards designed for access and visibility. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Broadband Router is bundled with Internet telephony service.

September 29, 2006

Enabling network to securely share single cable or DSL Internet connection, Wireless-B/G Broadband Router includes wireless b/g access point, 4-port switch to connect wired Ethernet devices, and 2 telephone jacks to allow for multiple phone lines. Incorporating VoIP gateway chipset that delivers voice processing and data routing functions, product facilitates set up of wireless b/g network along with Vonage phone service. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Machining Centers feature max spindle speed of 8,000 rpm.

September 29, 2006

Suited for use as stand-alone machines, 50-taper ZV5500 and 40-taper ZV5400 VMCs provide X, Y, Z travels of 44 x 22 x 22 in., with rapid traverse rates of 2,362 ipm in X and Y axes and 1,654 ipm in Z axis. Table size is 51.7 x 24.4 in. Model ZV5500 is equipped with 35/30 hp spindle drive motor, while Model ZV5400 features 25/20 hp motor. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Communication Systems & Equipment

Platform provides VoIP network reliability solution.

September 27, 2006

Capable of combining 2 or more WAN connections, EdgeVoIP Traffic Manager® re-routes VoIP traffic in event of WAN outage. It provides VoIP load balancing among network connections, automatically partitions network bandwidth based on administrative preferences, assigns priority to VoIP traffic over web, email, and other non-critical applications, and offers continuous monitoring of VoIP traffic including usage patterns and full SLA statistics. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cutting Lasers suit materials processing applications.

September 27, 2006

Matrix(TM) infrared (1.06 micron) Q switched lasers, available with choice of air cooling or closed-loop water cooling, deliver 10 W of average power. While 10 kHz model is suited for engraving materials that are problematic for CO2 lasers, 30 kHz version is designed for trimming active and passive circuit components in microelectronics. Also available, 350 kHz version offers less than 1% rms noise for precision, high-throughput applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Plasma Cutter can be carried by shoulder strap.

September 27, 2006

Able to connect to any 115-230 V, single-phase power supply, 100 A Spectrum 375 X-TREME(TM) provides cutting capacity of 3/8 in. on mild steel and ¼ in. on aluminum. Internal filter and factory-set regulator eliminate need for operator to adjust air pressure. Once connected to 90 psi minimum air compressor, cutter automatically regulates internal air pressure to torch. Auto-Line adjusts for spikes or losses in input voltage levels while maintaining constant cutting arc. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tool Kits turn magnetic drills into hole cutters.

September 27, 2006

Designed for HMD115 truck frame drill, Kit No. 17700 includes ½, 5/8, and ¾ in. dia cutters, while No. 17701 includes 9/16, 13/16, and 15/16 in. dia cutters, and No. 17704 has 13, 15, and 18 mm dia units. All RotaLoc cutters provide ¾ in. depth of cut. Kits used with HMD150 rescue drill include No. 17800 with ½, 5/8, and ¾ in. dia cutters; No. 17801 with 9/16, 11/16, and 13/16 in. dia cutters, and No. 17804 with 14, 16, and 18 mm dia cutters. All RotaLoc Plus tools have 1 in. depth of cut. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Machining Center offers max spindle speed of 12,000 rpm.

September 27, 2006

Equipped with 20/15 hp spindle drive motor and 20.5 x 18.9 in. table, Model ZV4000 VMC allows for multiple machining operations using variety of workpieces. Machine offers X, Y, Z travels of 23.6 x 17.7 x 17.7 in., all with rapid traverse rates of 1,969 ipm. Designed with Y-axis drive located at center of machine, Model ZV4000 performs as stand-alone unit or as part of flexible machining cell. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Wire EDM suits large part machining.

September 27, 2006

Measuring 100.4 x 128.7 x 101.0 in., ROBOFIL 640cc Wire EDM provides X, Y, Z axis travels of 31.5 x 21.7 x 19.7 in. With CC generator, machine achieves industrial cutting speed of 42 sq-in./hr in tool steel. Digital generator is zero voltage to protect parts against electrolytic effects. Providing max amplitude of 1,200 A, machine features Mechanical Quadrax® design for cutting angles up to 30°. ThermoCut system stretches wire and cuts it under effect of heat. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Compact Actuator Systems position and adjust hospital beds.

September 27, 2006

Incorporated into standard or platform beds, modular CAJ actuator systems enable safe, power-driven positioning and adjustment in hospital, clinic, and rehabilitation settings. They integrate linear actuators, telescopic pillars, control units, and control panels and offer whisper-quiet, maintenance-free operation. Able to push loads up to 6,000 N, actuators deliver necessary HiLo (height adjustment) support as well as back, leg, and knee support. Read More