Finishing Machines & Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools, Safety & Security Equipment, Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesive Gripping Material helps prevents towel contamination.

January 26, 2015

Featuring water-resistant ShurStep® Non-Skid Abrasive Tape, Get A Grip stops drying towels from falling to floor. This household product, comprised of die-cut, non-slip, peel-and-stick solution, applies in seconds to bathroom towel bars, kitchen appliances, and other racks/handles in various areas throughout home. Rubber-based adhesive coating adheres to any smooth, clean, and dry surface and features finely ground abrasive particulates (80 grit). Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Fusion Machine suits confined work settings.

January 23, 2015

Featuring top-loading heater and facer, In-Ditch 48 brings fusion capability to confined work settings using large-diameter pipe. Machine features maximum pressure of 3,000 psi to serve various in-ditch applications for 16–48 in. OD pipe. Removable jaws and clamp cylinder facilitate loading, while 4-jaw carriage converts to 3-jaw configuration to fuse short pipe stubs. For mobility, machine offers multiple lifting points, carriage spreader bar, and skidded carriage. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Low-Force Fusion Machine works efficiently in tight areas.

December 11, 2014

Able to be configured from 4 jaws to 3 jaws without use of tools, Acrobat™ 160 lets operators fuse 63–160 mm polypropylene pipe for plumbing, mechanical, and geothermal projects and various other indoor applications with constrictive work spaces. Facer and heater can be loaded from top or bottom (3-jaw configuration) of carriage, and design facilitates manipulation when performing fusions overhead as well on ground. Machine comes with HPU and inserts for butt-fused polypropylene pipe sizes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Universal ID Cylindrical Grinder handles long workpieces.

November 18, 2014

Offered in 3 sizes to machine workpieces with max lengths of 11.81, 27.56, and 51.18 in. and IDs up to 9.84 in., STUDER S141 employs grinding spindle turret that accommodates up to 4 grinding spindles; universal measuring probe; and internal grinding quills in lengths up to 10.433 in. With direct-drive integrated swivel axis and high-resolution measuring system, turret rotates/positions with repeatability of <1 angular sec. Workhead can be direct or belt driven. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Robotic Finishing Machine blasts shot or grit.

November 3, 2014

RB-RSSA-8, customized to meet requirements for cleaning and surface preparation of machined aerospace castings using either shot or grit media, features Fanuc Robotics LR Mate-200iD 6-axis robot mounted on reinforced back wall of blast chamber. Servomotor-driven, 24 in. dia turntable has 250 lb capacity, and media reclamation/delivery system enables separation of stainless steel shot and aluminum oxide grit media fed to two 2.3 ft³ pressure pots. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cutting and Sanding Accessories enhance tool versatility.

October 24, 2014

Along with metal core that will not shrink and prevents breaking, 7/8 in. dia 506CU and 1 ½ in. dia EZ506CU Premium Metal Cutting Wheels feature CBN abrasive grit. Oscillating tool accessory, MM730, is used for contour sanding on wood and has 5 unique contour shapes. Sandpaper tubes are available in 80, 120, and 240 grit options. Featuring 60 grit diamond abrasive, MM910 60 Grit Diamond Paper accessory removes tough materials as well as paint/oil stains, mortar, and rust. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Surface Conditioning Products suit challenging applications.

October 20, 2014

Designed for use in belt forms where high-tensile machines and/or operating conditions require belt with low stretch properties, Rapid Prep™ RF (regular flex) A/O products combine aluminum oxide (A/O) abrasive grain with strong Y-wt polyester backing. Clean Bond™ resin technology promotes smear-free finish, and Bear-Tex® materials suit surface conditioning applications. Durable and flexible products come in Coarse, Medium, Fine, and Very Fine grit sizes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Portable Tools

Robotic Grit-Blasting Cell descales forged automotive components.

October 14, 2014

Along with Fanuc iRVision system, RXS-400 features 3 automated blasting machines loaded and unloaded by vision-guided material handling robot. Rotary blast system has 180° indexing table with 2 spindles and one blast station. Multiple suction-blast guns are rigidly bracketed in position for complete coverage during timed blast cycle. Fanuc M-710iC/50 six-axis robot is mounted to floor, and EOAT consists of 2 pneumatically actuated, 3-finger grippers. Read More