Machinery & Machining Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

PTFE Beadings have service range of -300 to 500°F.

December 22, 2006

With 0.028-0.150 in. dia, PTFE (Teflon®) are available in small put-ups of 10, 50, and 100 ft, or large put-ups to maximum of 1,000 continuous ft. Units possess low coefficient of friction and dielectric insulation properties and are suited for electrical applications. Chemically inert miniature cords/rods meet UL 94 VO for flammability and can be used indoors or outdoors. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Capillary is suited for fine pitch wire bonding.

December 22, 2006

Available in range of wire diameters to address different wire bonding challenges, CuPRAplus(TM) Copper Capillary can handle copper wire from 0.8 mil to 3.0 thicknesses. Product works together with iCu copper wire and bonder kit, and ensures both 1st and 2nd bond quality for stable mass production. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Abrasive Wheel removes light welds, burrs, rust, and paint.

December 22, 2006

Suitable for industrial fabrication and maintenance purposes, Sigma Screen(TM) depressed center Type 27 wheel with 4.5 in. dia features blend of zirconia-ceramic abrasive grains bonded to flexible mesh for grinding, blending, and finishing applications. Cool-running, chatter- and clog- free mesh wheel is available with coarse, medium, and fine grits. Several wheels can be stacked onto grinder and they can be used on stainless steel, metals, aluminum, composites, and wood. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Programmable Box Opener automates manual cutting operations.

December 22, 2006

Featuring in-line, pass through design with welded steel frame, ABOT-DUO(TM) utilizes 2 feeding conveyors for optimized throughput. Self-feeding, self-aligning machine measures size of each incoming case to automatically find programmed cut line on 3 or 4 sides. Cases and cartons, ranging in size from 4 in.³ to 30 x 21 x 19 in., can be fed manually or via upstream conveyors at rates to 1,000 boxes/hr in any order or mixed. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Materials Processing Unit suits micromachining applications.

December 21, 2006

Developed for repairing flat panel displays, micro circuits, and wafers, Model IX-70 ChromAblate(TM) on-target inspection and short deletion system can be configured with IR, visible, or UV wavelengths to process materials from metals to polymers. Adjustable attenuator allows precise control of laser power. IX-70 incorporates co-axial CCD camera with adjustable zoom lens for alignment and inspection of the work surface and LCD display for real-time process viewing. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Placement System targets high-volume assembly market.

December 21, 2006

Featuring cascading modularity, Model MX offers placement rates up to 80,000 c/hr and provides 216 feeder slots per segment. It includes double placement areas in each module, with Multilevel Transport System for absolute line balancing and elimination of local head-downtimes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Insert Endmill suits multi-functional milling.

December 20, 2006

Featuring high DOC capability, Fullcut Mill FCR Type indexable insert endmill is available for 5/8, ¾, 1, and 1¼ in. dia in various length configurations with BIG PLUS integral shanks CAT40, BT30, and BT40 as well as HSK-A50 and A63 versions. Sharp cutting edges with both high radial/axial rake angles achieve smooth and quiet endmilling in all materials, and retain high strength and toughness. Read More

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

Test Stages can perform short- and long-term operations.

December 18, 2006

Micro EP palm-sized universal testing machines are suited for determining mechanical properties of miniature specimens in tension, compression, or flexure. Each stage can be used as standalone tester or be installed in optical or atomic microscope to compare macroscopic stress-strain states with microscopic changes in material. Available in 450 N and 5 kN capacities, machines are equipped with load and displacement transducers as well as MTESTWindows Materials Testing System. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Pressing Tool is offered with compact jaws for tight areas.

December 15, 2006

RIDGID® Compact 100-B press tool is available with RIDGID Compact Series Jaw for Murray Heavy Duty Stainless Steel PEX Clamps (No. 24923), which is suited for making quick connections on 3/8-1 in. PEX tubing in potable water and radiant heat applications. Compact jaw design enables end user to work in tight spaces, and jaw ID clip is provided for quick identification. Weighing 7.5 lb, tool is powered by 14.4 V NiMh battery and features 90° swivel barrel for maneuverability. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Laser Cutting System features dual 8 x 20 ft tables.

December 15, 2006

With 5,000 W GE Fanuc laser resonator, CL-707 includes linear motor drive delivering 10,000 ipm head positioning, and cuts through 18 ga steel at up to 1,000 ipm and processes mild steel up to 1 in. thick. With multi-sheet processing and automated pallet change, up to 320 sq. ft. of material can be processed without operator attention. Height sensor, insensitive to plasma, uses nitrogen or air assist gas on metal to achieve optimal feed rates. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Mini Diaphragm Chuck suits micro machining applications.

December 14, 2006

Comprised of diaphragm chuck, chuck actuator, and spindle unit, Model JAM100 can achieve total TIR under 0.001 mm. It is most suitable for machining fiber connectors, micro bearings, optical components, medical coronary stents, and spindles of micro motors, hard disks, and CD/DVD players. Chuck can also be customized to user requirements, including higher speed and tailor-made jaw pads. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Plate Edge Bevelers operate at up to 10 feet per minute.

December 13, 2006

Comprised of models for ¼-2 in. thick plate as well as models that bevel underside of plate, portable KBM series produce cleanly machined bevel angles of 22 1/2° through 55° with no thermal distortion on mild steel, stainless steel, and aluminum. Adjustable-height, self-aligning, spring-loaded caster wheel assembly enables self-propelled operation along any length of plate, maintaining uniform bevel and consistent root face. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Machining Center provides precise 5-axis milling.

December 13, 2006

Built to jig-borer standards, Roku-Roku RMX-5 features bridge construction with Meehanite GC for both base and bridge casting material. It is equipped with 200-32,000 rpm integral motor spindle, HSK-E40 tooling, and Fanuc 31i-A5 control. Spindle design uses two 45 mm bearings at bottom and two 35 mm bearings at top of motor. Surrounding jacket of oil stabilizes spindle temperature, and is then circulated through Oil Temperature Controller that maintains ±1.0°F operating window. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Air Driven Spindle suits micro machining applications.

December 12, 2006

With maximum speed of 80,000 rpm, Air Power Spindle can be used on existing machines as additional spindle. Thermal displacement in Z-axis remains constant at less than .001 mm, and when combined with Mega Micro collet chuck, spindle delivers dynamic run-out accuracy of less than .002 mm. Spindle is available in dual contact spindle types, including BIG PLUS CAT, BIG PLUS BT, and HSK Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cut-Off Wheels produce minimal burrs.

December 12, 2006

Available in Type 1 or Type 27, Super Quickie-Cut(TM) Cut-Off Wheels provide clean cutting of carbon and stainless steel. Line includes 4 models with thinnest wheel measuring 4½ x .035 x 7/8 in. Other available sizes include 4½ x .045 x 7/8 in. and 6 x .045 x 7/8 in. Read More

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

Automated Optical Profiler enables non-destructive analysis.

December 12, 2006

NanoScale(TM) HS200A(TM) acquires images that slice through sample at varying heights, then combines images into 3D model. Advanced confocal microscopy enables it to collect data simultaneously via multiple confocal apertures, accelerating data acquisition process and allowing it to construct and display 3D images in seconds. System is suited for 3D imaging and metrology of rough or sloped surfaces of semiconductor devices, or imaging subsurfaces through transparent materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sliding Tray Air Strippers have 1,000 gpm max flow rate.

December 12, 2006

Designed for VOC removal in process-type projects involving multiple treatment stages, EZ-Tray low-profile air strippers feature front-access trays that slide out to facilitate cleaning and inspection. Models are available in various corrosion- and solvent-resistant materials and can be integrated into water or wastewater processes in manufacturing, refining, and chemical processing industries. They can act as pre-treatment stage for other process elements. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Automated Machine facilitates hearing aid production.

December 12, 2006

Objet Hearing Aids Solution is based on PolyJet(TM) technology, which builds ear molds by printing ultra-thin 16-micron layers to create exact 3D structure required. Resulting hearing aid molds are perfectly shaped and have smooth, unmarked surfaces. Machine offers 3 hearing aid-specific photopolymer resins and can quickly switch between them. Utilizing digital scans and Objet Studio software, machine can produce full trays of multiple hearing aids from any workstation in facility. Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Cordless Reciprocating Saw utilizes lithium-ion battery.

December 11, 2006

Measuring 19.5 in. long and weighing 7.7 lb, Model ASE 18 delivers 0-2,700 strokes/min with stroke length of 1 in. It features Quick blade changing system for tool-free blade changes and ergonomically designed handle to minimize operator fatigue. Equipped with charger, 2 battery packs, and assortment of saw blades, saw is suited for carpentry, roofing, and HVAC. Additional features include tool-less adjustable depth stop and 2-finger power switch. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tube Cutoff Machine performs chipless, thin wall processing.

December 11, 2006

RC 60-based machine uses chipless rotary cutoff process, where cam rollers act as chamfer tools to produce finished edge on both ends of tubing. It processes mill-length, 40 ft tubes with wall thickness up to 0.125 in. into drive shafts from 18-60 in. long. Optimal utilization of mill length tube is achieved by cutting secondary lengths from any remnant over 18 in., which can then be processed in future run. Overhead bridge allows for 100% length inspection after cutoff. Read More