Machinery & Machining Tools

Catheter Forming Mandrels Durable, Non-Flaking and Pfoa-Free

Aug 25, 2016

A line of Teflon® coated mandrels that will not flake or crack during catheter fuse welding and tipping operations are free of PFOA (Perfluorooctanic acid) is available from Applied Plastics Co., Inc. of Norwood, Massachusetts. Applied Plastics’ PTFE Natural® Grey Forming Mandrels feature a proprietary surface preparation process and a PFOA-free coating that will not flake, peel, or... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Royal CNC Expanding Mandrels meets diverse applications' needs.

Jun 29, 2016

With their modular design, CNC Expanding Mandrels cover 0.5–2.5 in. standard gripping range; options are available up to 25 in. This ID workholding system features sleeves that offer parallel expansion for maximum rigidity, and accuracy is ensured to 0.0005 in. TIR. Multiple mount styles and custom-machined drawtube connectors ensure simple, turnkey mounting on both main and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services

Stripping/Recoating Service renews fuse welding/tipping mandrels.

Mar 20, 2014

Forming Mandrel Strip and Recoat Service strips Parylene® and PTFE coatings from forming mandrels (0.020 in. dia and up) and applies PTFE Natural™ coating. Featuring smooth, anti-stick surface that withstands up to 300°C continuous, with excursions to 371°C, PTFE Natural-coated forming mandrels provide 0.05 coefficient of friction per ASTM-1894 to simplify catheter removal... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Syneo and Vante to Display Fully Automated Catheter Tipping System

Jan 31, 2013

West Palm Beach, FL - Syneo, the medical device solutions company, and Vante, the leader in catheter tipping equipment, will be displaying the first fully automated system for catheter tipping, the ATS, at the MD&M West tradeshow in Anaheim, California.  The ATS couples Vante's Saffire ® RF tipping technology with the Syneo Accu-Feed tube feeding system. The end result is a fully automated... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Did You Know that ELT, Inc. Offers a Stocking Program for Expendable Tools? (Wiper Dies and Mandrels)

Oct 12, 2012

Here's how our typical program works: We estimate what your yearly usage will be. Let's assume that you anticipate using 60 wiper dies in a year's time. This means you should use 60/10 (10 months which is a little buffer) or 6 wiper dies per month. We would set the min/max quantities at 6/12. The customer would either authorize this program using a letter of intent or they would issue a purchase... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

AddisonMcKee's 'Eagle' Muffler Solutions Make their Mark for Leading German Marques

Dec 15, 2011

Global leader in the design, manufacture and supply of the world's finest tube bending and end forming technologies, AddisonMckee of Lebanon, Ohio, Brantford, Ontario and Bamber Bridge, UK, has been commissioned, operating under its renowned 'Eagle' brand name, to supply entirely new and rebuilt equipment to one of the world's largest exhaust manufacturers for use at its North Carolina facility.... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Davis-Standard Promotes Green Initiatives at K 2010

Sep 07, 2010

(Fulton, N.Y.) - Equipment that supports energy efficiency and cost reduction will be the focus of Davis-Standard, LLC during the K Show, October 27 - November 3 in Düsseldorf, Germany. Davis-Standard, Hall 16, booth #A43, will highlight green technologies that offer greater energy savings, reduced scrap and improved processing for both extrusion and converting operations. This includes the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Expanding Mandrel provides 0.0002 in. TIR accuracy.

May 14, 2009

Featuring sliding-jaw design with mechanical rotary mechanism for clamping workpiece, LeCount® Type G Expanding Twist Mandrel provides optimal torsional and axial holding power, and wide expansion range to accommodate bore sizes from 1-3 in. Mandrel is suited for O.D. and face grinding operations where parts have smooth bore, as well as non-gear grinding process applications such as... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Superabrasive Honing Tools offer micron-level accuracy.

Apr 02, 2009

Suited for manufacture of fuel injector bodies, hydraulic valves, gears, and small 2-cycle engines with bore size from 4-65 mm, MMT Metal-Bond Honing Mandrels are precision-machined, with body and feed wedge made from hardened tool steel. Tools produce accuracies of 0.000027 in. for diameter, roundness, straightness, and taper. They are optionally available in 1- to 12-stone versions, designed... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

IDC System Improves Core Cutting Efficiency

Nov 05, 2008

The patented Instant Diameter Change (IDC) system can be retrofitted on most all makes of core cutters. (Neenah, Wis.) - Appleton's patented Instant Diameter Change (IDC) mandrel system can be retrofitted to most any vintage of Appleton core cutter to provide quick changeover between different core diameters. The IDC system adapts to different core sizes by using interchangeable sleeves and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

HAINBUCH America to Unveil Revolutionary Workholding Solutions at IMTS 2008

Jun 17, 2008

(Milwaukee, WI...May 28, 2008) HAINBUCH America will unveil the new TOPlus hexagonal mineral cast chuck as well as feature several other recently-developed workholding technologies at IMTS08, in the West building (Tooling and Workholding Pavilion), hall F, at booth # 2973. In addition to the North American debut of the TOPlus, IMTS attendees can see HAINBUCH's new B-Top3 chuck, the HYDROK... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Forming Mandrels withstand excursions up to 700°F.

May 22, 2008

APC PTFE Natural® Fluoropolymer Forming Mandrels are manufactured from SS or nitinol wire and feature smooth, uniform fluoropolymer coating that will not flake. Medical-grade, gray forming mandrels are capable of 550°F continuous operation and exhibit 0.05 coefficient of friction per ASTM-1894. They are available in lengths up to 12 ft. Wires are stocked in sizes from 0.005-0.070 in. dia... Read More

Health, Medical, & Dental Supplies and Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Medical Extrusion Mandrel Wire aids in tubing production.

Mar 19, 2007

Used for extruding small-diameter medical tubing, Medical Extrusion Mandrel is silver plated copper wire with PTFE coating that allows over 25% elongation without flaking or failure. Anti-stick extrusion mandrel features 0.05 dynamic coefficient of friction and smooth, slippery surface. Developed to assure optimum tubing ID quality, chemically inert product withstands up to 600°F service and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Forming Mandels can withstand temperatures up to 550°F.

Jul 03, 2003

Made from stainless steel or nitinol wire, APC PTFE Natural(TM) Fluoropolymer Mandrels feature uniform, non-flaking coating that provides smooth, anti-stick surface that withstands continuous temperatures to 550°F with excursions to 700°F. Exhibiting 0.05 coefficient of friction per ASTM-1894, mandrels are offered with release coatings in thicknesses from 0.00127-0.020 mm on stainless steel... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Coated Mandrels help manufacture medical parts.

Sep 27, 2002

APC Teflon® Coated Mandrels have uniform, non-flaking coating that provides smooth, slippery surface which is chemically inert and withstands up to 500°F operating temperatures. Made from stainless steel or nitinol, mandrels are tested in accordance with ASTM-1894. Wire is grit blasted before Teflon® coatings are applied from 0.00005 to 0.0008 in. thick onto wire from 0.005 to 0.45 in.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Coated Mandrels speed output of small diameter parts.

Jan 14, 2002

Teflon® Coated Mandrels feature release coating applied in thicknesses from 0.00005 to 0.0008 in. onto stainless steel or nitinol wire from 0.005 to 0.045 in. dia. Final diameter tolerances are ±0.0001 in. Surface is chemically inert and can withstand up to 500°F. Mandrels exhibit 0.05 coefficient of friction when tested in accordance with ASTM-1894. Read More