Machinery & Machining Tools

Spindle Tooling System features 4 ball tracks.

September 23, 2016

Capable of 38,000 rpm, 63 mm Model KM4X63™ features maximum bending moment of 1,548 lb-ft and, depending on machine, clamping force of 8,093–13,038 lb. Due to its inherently balanced design, product achieves out-of-the-box spindle speeds 30% greater than HSK, and nearly twice that of comparably-sized polygon-style toolholders. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Paints & Coatings

Conformal Coating System features motorized design.

September 20, 2016

Available on Select Coat® SL-940 Conformal Coating System, Dual-Simultaneous Programmable Pitch feature utilizes 2 applicators to coat 2 parts simultaneously. Motorized system automatically repositions applicators to match programmed pitch, eliminating set-up time normally required during changeover. With Easy Coat® software, user can program when to use one or both applicators. Applicators can also be installed with tilt and rotate options to maintain agility of complex PCB layouts. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

BLM Group USA to Feature Tube and Sheet Metal Fabricating Solutions at Fabtech 2016

September 16, 2016

Wixom, MI - BLM GROUP USA, (www.blmgroup.com), a global leader in the manufacture of tube and flat sheet processing solutions will display its wide range of equipment in booth N6300 at FABTECH 2016, November, 16-18, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company will demonstrate the LC5 tube and sheet fabricating machine, the LT-FREE fiber laser... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

PT Kencar Grows Southeast Asia Business with Davis-Standard Cast Film Technology

September 15, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Indonesian film producer PT Kencar Sukses Investama is expanding its presence in the Southeast Asian film market by adding two more Davis-Standard cast film machines to their facility in Sidoarjo, Indonesia. This brings their total to four Davis-Standard machines in just over five years. Kencar has introduced several innovative food-packaging films to the region, accounting... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Machine targets cabinet making industry.

September 15, 2016

Offered in 3 different widths and lengths from 8–22 ft, Optimus is built on heavy-duty steel frame with 8 in. steel gantry and twin head dust extraction chamber. Cutting head combines high-speed routing spindle with multi-spindle gang drill. Equipped with helical rack and pinion and servo motors with planetary drives, Optimus runs at up to 2,000 ipm. Options such as Auto Sheet Handling System with Scissor Lift and Conveyor Table for Material Offloading help boost productivity. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

AXYZ International to Exhibit at IMTS 2016

September 14, 2016

BURLINGTON, Ontario, Sept. 8, 2016 - AXYZ International, a global leader in manufacturing CNC router and knife cutting systems, will be exhibiting its Pacer Series CNC router and other specially selected products at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) from September 12-17 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois. "The Pacer is our machine brand specifically designed for... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Wire Bending Machine features twin-headed design.

September 14, 2016

With 24 axis of control, Gemini Bender provides independent twin-3D head forming, single-head part forming, and off-plane 2D and 3D bending with zero minimum center clamp length limitations. Wire straightener, consisting of 2 servo-controlled contra rotating rotors and gantry system with 2 pick-and-place arms, assures millimeter accuracy on placing and retrieving wire forms to system. Gemini offers smart programming with graphics animation and collision detection to avoid programming mistakes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mining, Oil Drilling & Refining, Transportation Industry Products

Komatsu Focus at MinEXPO 2016: Integrated Machine Technology and Improved Mine Performance

September 9, 2016

Integrated Machine Technology and Improved Mine Performance Rolling Meadows, Ill. — Komatsu America Corp., a leading global heavy equipment manufacturer will be a major exhibitor at this month’s MINExpo INTERNATIONAL 2016 in Las Vegas, NV. At Booth 7027, Komatsu will showcase innovative machines and solutions that drive mine optimization. Among machines on display will be several Tier-4... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

SiP Test, Production Alignment System combines speed, precision.

September 8, 2016

Combining advantages of piezoelectric on servo-motorized drives, FMPA Fast Multichannel Photonics Alignment Engine addresses need for fast, parallel, nanoscale-accurate, multi-degree-of-freedom global optical alignment optimization required in key SiP production steps from planar test to packaging. System is based on digital motion controller with embedded advanced alignment and tracking functionality and hybrid precision scanning and tracking mechanism. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Blow Molder features modular clamp and variable pitch.

September 8, 2016

Configurable between 12 and 24 stations, Revolution MVP® System produces bottles up to 16 in. tall at up to 8 rpm. System offers capacities of 11,520 bottles/hr for single-parison operation and 46,080 for dual-parison, neck-to-neck operation. Each clamp station, adjustable from 39–47 in. in 1 in. increments, is independent of others and all forces are self-contained within clamp. Variable pitch creates multiplier effect, enabling up to 100 possible positions on same platform. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Automatic Tablet Counter provides 99.95% accuracy at full speed.

September 6, 2016

Occupying 24 ½ x 39 in. footprint, Pharmafill TC3 automatically counts opaque, translucent, or transparent solid oral dose products – tablets, capsules, caplets, softgels, lozenges – at rates up to 2,500 per minute. Electronic unit features fully PLC-controlled operation, and heavy-duty body has stainless steel in product contact areas. While hand crank-operated integral lift platform is standard, motorized system is optional. Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

5ME® and Star SU Join Forces to Advance Cryogenic Machining

September 2, 2016

Companies sign licensing agreement allowing Star SU, LLC to produce and sell BlueZone™ cryogenic tooling. 5ME, LLC and Star SU, LLC are officially united in an effort to further cryogenic machining in the manufacturing industry. A licensing agreement has been signed authorizing Star SU to manufacture and market 5ME’s patented Cryogenic tooling designs for end mills, ball mills, tapered... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

American-Newlong at Pack Expo International

September 2, 2016

American-Newlong, Inc. will be exhibiting at PACK EXPO International in the Upper North Building in Booth No. N-5767. Held at the McCormick Place in Chicago, IL from November 6-9, PACK EXPO will be 2016’s largest, most comprehensive processing and packaging trade show in the world. American-Newlong will be displaying its EC-201 robotic palletizing machine and the A1-PB sewing stand with DS-9C... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

DMLS System features quad-laser design.

September 1, 2016

Offering build volume of 400 x 400 x 400 mm, EOS M 400-4 is equipped with four 400 W lasers operating independently in 250 x 250 mm squares each, including overlap of 50 mm. Patented EOS ClearFlow process gas management technology ensures optimal and consistent processing conditions. Operated via touchscreen and task-based GUI, system ensures compliance with industrial production requirements by using EOSTATE Monitoring Suite to monitor powder bed, laser power, and variety of parameters. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

Xyntek and Antares Implement Fully Automated Bottle Line for Global Pharmaceutical Organization

August 31, 2016

NEWTOWN, Pa. - Xyntek and Antares Vision have implemented a fully automated Bottle Line Serialization and Aggregation solution for a major Global Pharmaceutical manufacturer. The solution was implemented with a clear objective, to ensure safety in the manufacturer's pharmaceutical supply chain, protect the patients who utilize their products, and comply with the upcoming Drug Quality and... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

High Productivity Machining Cell Showcases Process Control at IMTS 2016

August 30, 2016

Renishaw demonstrates how monitoring process control facilitates an increase in productivity and accuracy Renishaw, a leader in precision engineering technologies will exhibit a high-productivity machining cell at IMTS 2016. Visitors to the booth (E-5509) will see a demonstration of how the cell’s complementary technologies contribute to achieve high levels of productivity and manufacturing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Davis-Standard's High-Speed Foil and Film Unwind at K 2016

August 26, 2016

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) – Davis-Standard will exhibit a high-speed unwind during K 2016 that is engineered for splice speeds up to 800 meters per minute (2,600 fpm) for sensitive, thin webs. This unwind features pneumatic splice-unit control for improved processing and functionality. It is uniquely engineered for extrusion coating applications involving aluminum foil and PE films. The... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Manchester Tool & Die Exhibiting at Fabtech

August 22, 2016

Manchester Tool Die, Inc. is exhibiting at Fabtech 2016 in Booth No. N7108 from November 16-18 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. On display will be MTD’s Model M71-E-6 Electric Tube End Forming Systems for tubes up to 1 ½” in diameter. This machine offers up to a 40% faster cycle rate than our comparable hydraulic machines. A servo flag stop system is standard for these... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Nanoparticle System manufactures 10 mL to 1 L per batch.

August 19, 2016

Utilizing microfluidic technology with continuous flow pumping through microfluidic cartridge, NanoAssemblr Blaze™ produces large volumes of identical nanoparticles, between 10 mL and 1 L per batch. Process ensures self-assembly of uniform particles with controllable and reproducible results. System moves nanomedicine development from preliminary stages of formulation screening and iteration onto large batch manufacturing of nanoparticles suitable for toxicology screening and analysis. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Donald Rigging Marks 10 Years Since Placing Landmark Order

August 17, 2016

Angus Donald, the president of Donald Rigging Ltd, has marked a decade since he ordered the first ever 300t HT300 hydraulically powered heavy track skidding system—five years before manufacturer Hydra-Slide was even incorporated. Beforehand, rigging crews from Donald would move a variety of loads, such as 100 ton heat transfer components, using more traditional methods utilizing steel rails... Read More