Sawing & Cutoff Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Textile Industry Products

DiloGroup at IDEA 2016, Boston, USA, Booth 1526 May 3-5, 2016

February 23, 2016

Dilo is the leading equipment supplier of complete lines for staple fibre nonwoven fabric production. The most recent machine concepts from DiloGroup companies DiloTemafa, DiloSpinnbau and DiloMachines will be promoted with the emphasis on new equipment components which improve product quality and increase line capacity. DiloTemafa has introduced versions of the Baltromix bale opener and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sharpe Products Continues to add Pipe and Tube Bending Capacity

February 23, 2016

With the Recent Addition of its Second Unison 76mm along with the Future Arrival of 100mm Unison in November, Sharpe Will Shortened Lead Times Even Further. In keeping up with customer demand and the continuous need for shorter and shorter lead times, Sharpe has recently added another Unison 76mm Breeze all electric bender to their bending capacity and the addition of a 100mm Breeze Unison... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Gopher Motorsports Gaining Competitive Edge with Jet Edge Waterjets

February 22, 2016

Waterjet Manufacturer Cutting Carbon Composite, Steel Parts for University of Minnesota's Formula SAE Racing Team ST. MICHAEL, Minn. – Determined to race its way to a Top 10 finish at the intensely competitive Michigan Formula SAE this May, the University of Minnesota's Gopher Motorsports team has enlisted the help of waterjet manufacturer Jet Edge, Inc. to cut parts for the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

$7 Million Equipment Upgrade for Tarsco's Bolted Tank Operation

February 19, 2016

Goodman MO – Tarsco Bolted Tank, a TF Warren company, proudly announces the purchase of a Bystronic laser cutting system for its Goodman, MO manufacturing facility. The laser is the first part of an equipment upgrade totaling over $7 million to improve overall quality, reduce production costs, and shorten deliveries of bolted tanks to the company's customers. "We are committed to be... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Schleuniger, Inc. to Debut New Wire Processing Equipment at Electrical Wire Processing Technology Expo

February 19, 2016

Schleuniger, Inc., a leading international manufacturer of high-precision wire processing machines, will be among the over 150 world-class suppliers and service companies to exhibit at the 2016 Electrical Wire Processing Technology Expo. This annual event for the wire and cable processing industry will be held May 11 – 12, 2016 at The Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, WI. Schleuniger will be at... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

EVS Metal Acquires Amada Laser Cutting System for ITAR-Certified New Hampshire Manufacturing Facility

February 16, 2016

Riverdale, NJ – EVS Metal, Inc has added an impressive new fabrication system to their New Hampshire manufacturing facility: the Amada Laser Cutting System with Rotary Index (FOM2 3015 NT RI).  This integrated cutting unit is considered the most versatile rotary index system available.  With its expanded process range, high-speed cutting head, outstanding accuracy and industry-leading... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Advanta Industries Takes Delivery on New Tube and Flat Sheet Processing Machine from BLM Group USA

February 12, 2016

Wixom, MI—BLM GROUP USA (www.blmgroup.com), a global leader in the manufacture of tube processing equipment, has announced the sale of its LC5 laser tube and flat sheet processing machine to Advanta Industries, Petersburg, MI. The LC5 will be housed at Advanta's Manning, SC facility. The sale was announced by Jeff Ahrstrom, President and COO, of BLM... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Jet Edge's EDGE X-5 5-Axis Waterjet Designed for Heavy Duty Industrial Use

February 11, 2016

Precision Waterjet System Cuts 3D Parts, Bevels to 50° ST. MICHAEL, Minn. – Jet Edge's EDGE X-5® 5-axis waterjet system is designed and built for heavy duty industrial use in waterjet shops that demand lasting performance, precision and accuracy. This workhorse waterjet system cuts precise sophisticated 3D parts such as impellers and bevels up to 50°.  It is used by... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Brannon Steel Announces Big News in Laser Cutting and Forming

February 11, 2016

BRANNON STEEL has expanded capacity and capability to meet customer demand for BIG workpieces!  The 7000 Watt NTC-TLX Laser on a 14’ X 50’ table has the ability to cut up to 1” thick carbon steel to meet your tight tolerance requirements.  Our two new 750 Ton BAYKAL Hydraulic Press Brakes can be operated independently or in tandem to provide 1500 tons of capacity and bend workpieces up... Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Laser Cutter/Engraving Machine delivers quality, precision.

February 11, 2016

Along with all-steel construction and precision linear rails, large format CNC Laser Cutting Systems feature CO2 laser design that maintains consistent beam focus. Laser features micro stepper controller with usability-optimized, maintenance-free control console that optimizes cutting speed and process to maximize work efficiency. Other features include vertical blade table surface, downdraft fume evacuation system and pull-out drawers, water chiller, and various laser head options. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Extended-Life Bi-Metal Band Saw Blades maximize cutting rates.

February 11, 2016

Available from 2–3 1/8 in. widths, bi-metal band saw blades maximize cutting rate in metal sawing applications. Simonds SiClone is suited for cutting such alloys as Inconel, while Simonds BlockBuster serves high-production sawing applications where cut accuracy and blade life are critical. Along with rugged backing steel, both blades feature heat treating process and tooth tip metallurgy and treatment (laser-welded with consistent setting) for extended life. Finish enhances performance. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Reciprocating Saw Accessory aids in right angle cutting.

February 10, 2016

MM-175 Mighty-Miter(TM) consists of vee-shaped vise that secures product to be cut and clamping system that can adjusted to accept material from 3/16-2 in. Attached to Milwaukee® or DeWalt reciprocating saws, vise and clamping assembly swings up towards reciprocating blade to facilitate cutting of any material at right angle. Clamping bar has chamfer at tip to permit clamping of small rods and grooved portion to prevent round material from slipping. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Laser Texturing Machine occupies 48.4 x 87.8 in. footprint.

February 10, 2016

Employing fully digitized texturing process, 3-axis LASER P 400 and 5-axis LASER P 400U are automation ready and can texture, mark, engrave, and add functional texture to parts, molds, and dies. Dual laser head, which includes fiber nanosecond and femtosecond pulsed lasers, allows surface texturing and engraving with one setup. While LASER P 400 accommodates workpieces up to 23.6 x 15.7 x 9.8 in., LASER P 400U accommodates workpieces with max diameter and height of 4.7 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Air Plasma Systems support automated and mechanized cutting.

February 8, 2016

With cutting and piercing capacities from ¼–5/8 in., Models A40, A60, A80, and A120 provide 80% duty cycle at respective rated outputs of 40, 60, 80, and 120 A. Systems feature CNC interface connection that offers Start/Stop, Ok to Move, and divided arc voltage signals. For location flexibility, A-Series systems can use 208–230 V or 460 V single-phase power, as well as 3-phase power. Users can switch between automated and manual cutting, and systems automatically detect type of torch attached. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Flexible Tubing is No Match for Schleuniger's EcoCut 3200

February 3, 2016

Cardiocom, located in Chanhassen, MN, is a manufacturer of telehealth devices that relay biometric readings of patients directly to agencies, doctors, and hospitals, as well as to their own bank of nurses. These innovative home telehealth services enable health professionals to identify symptomatic patients and intervene early to prevent unnecessary hospitalizations for patients with heart... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Chipbreaker Inserts handle difficult to machine materials.

February 1, 2016

Featuring sharp positive geometry with inclination cutting edge of 14.5°, SF Chipbreaker is suitable for finishing applications in continuous cut with very low cutting forces. SM Chipbreaker consists of wear-resistant, universal geometry for medium machining, suitable for continuous and interrupted cut. Both are available in variety of grades and are suitable for materials with poor machinability such as stainless steels, mild steels, and high temperature alloys. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Machinery & Machining Tools

Eastman - Lantor Live Demo Cooperation at JEC

January 28, 2016

Eastman Machine Company (Buffalo, NY) will participate together with Lantor (Veenendaal, Netherlands) in the Live Demo Zone at JEC World, Paris France from March 8-10 alongside regularly scheduled cutting demonstrations in Eastman stand B62. The cooperative presentation aims to educate visitors on methods to make composite lay-up cleaner, more ergonomic and demonstrate ways to reduce waste.... Read More

Construction Equipment & Supplies, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Makita to Bring New Solutions to World of Concrete 2016

January 25, 2016

Industry's biggest annual concrete trade show lands in Las Vegas next month Makita is bringing new solutions to the concrete and masonry industries' biggest annual trade show next month in Las Vegas. World of Concrete lands at the Las Vegas Convention Center on February 2-5, and Makita will be exhibiting at the outdoor Silver Lot area (booth O30043) with a dynamic, hands-on booth... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fiber Laser features all-in-one magnetic breakaway zoom head.

January 19, 2016

Accommodating workpieces up to 2,094 lb, 60 kW Model 3015eXZ-F60 is equipped with Zoom Cutting Head that can adjust focus from 3.75–10 in. focal length. Intelligent AC servo motor drives head along X,Y, and Z axes simultaneously in travel ranges up to 122 x 61 x 5.9 in., respectively. Able to adjust beam on/off timing in micro-second increments, High-Speed Control includes timing calculator that allows machine to deliver fast rise time when laser needs power. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

GMTA News of Note

January 14, 2016

Ann Arbor, Michigan – GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German and other metalworking machine builder companies, including Wera Profilator, Praewema, K + G, Rasoma, FIMAT and BvL, as well as Arnold lasers and other equipment.  These machines are sold to the North American market by GMTA, primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power... Read More