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

OMAX Highlights Versatility, Productivity at FABTECH 2016

August 17, 2016

Booth experience gives visitors first-hand look at the possibilities of waterjet technology KENT, Wash. – OMAX Corporation will provide a comprehensive and customized machining experience through real-world cutting demonstrations, live applications assistance and interactive educational opportunities at the upcoming FABTECH 2016 show taking place November 16 –18, in Las Vegas, Nevada. In... 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

Machinery & Machining Tools

UNISIG to Showcase its Deep Hole Drilling Technologies at IMTS 2016

August 16, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., August 11, 2016 - At IMTS 2016, UNISIG will display its broad and comprehensive line of deep hole drilling solutions. Experts will be on hand in booth S-9159 to consult with attendees on how best to incorporate deep hole drilling into their operations. UNISIG will highlight two of its easy-to-use, highly precise systems, a high-performance gundrilling machine and an... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard to Promote dsX(TM) Product Line at K 2016

August 12, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. – Davis-Standard’s popular dsX™ systems for converting applications will be promoted during K 2016 in Hall 16, Booth A43. There has been a positive industry response to these adaptable machines for extrusion coating, cast film and blown film processes due to a competitive advantage in price, performance and delivery. Following is a brief summary of each. The dsX... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Services

Argen Corporation Relies on Concept Laser as a Premium Supplier for 3D Metal Printing Solutions to Provide Precious Metal Dental Restorations

August 11, 2016

Argen chooses Concept Laser Mlab cusing machines for its open architecture and perfect build volume size Grapevine, Texas – Argen Corporation, the leader in dental digital technology, has chosen Concept Laser machines for 3D metal printing of high noble, noble, and non-precious alloys. With 3D metal printing, also known as metal additive manufacturing, Argen manufactures their portfolio of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Davis-Standard Turret Unwind Upgrades Boost Productivity

August 11, 2016

Pawcatuck, Conn. — Davis-Standard's aftermarket group offers turret unwind upgrades that significantly improve productivity and minimize downtime. An upgrade for Green Bay Packaging Inc. involved the modification of two turret unwinds on a 1200 feet-per-minute (365 mpm) pressure-sensitive adhesives (PSA) coating line. Davis-Standard changed the turret unwind operation from air brakes with... Read More

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

Control Laser Corporation (CLC) Laser Engraves the Future of Aerospace with the AeroMark(TM) Perfect Panel(TM) Laser Engraving Machine.

August 10, 2016

Orlando, FL – Changing the way an industry creates an aerospace part is challenging, but that's precisely what Control Laser did when they sat down to create the AeroMark™ Perfect Panel™ laser engraving machine. With industry requirements for high precision, combined with the flexibility to change on demand, the aerospace cockpit avionics instrument panels just got a face lift.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Horizontal Hobbing Machines handle disc and shaft workpieces.

August 10, 2016

With integrated CNC Chamfering/Deburring Module that works in parallel to cutting process, Model P90CD handles disc-type workpieces, like automotive pinions and short shafts. System can hob parts up to diameter of 60 mm and module 3 mm. Model P90iC, with integrated Chamfering/Deburring Unit, is designed for hobbing and chamfering/deburring geared shafts, but can be used for disc-type workpieces as well. System handles workpieces up to diameter of 100 mm and module 3 mm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Rovema NA to Exhibit Two Continuous Motion Vertical Form-Fill-Seal Machines and Auger Filler at PACK EXPO Chicago

August 9, 2016

Norcross, GA - Rovema NA, a leader in manufacturing of packaging machinery for the food industry, will showcase two Vertical Form-Fill-Seal (VFFS) Machines at PACK EXPO Chicago, November 6-9. Rovema will exhibit the Continuous Motion BVK-260 VFFS Machine with the servo-driven SD-81 auger filler with Aroma-perm gas flushing system for residual oxygen levels below 2%; in addition to the Continuous... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Automated Neck Bander applies tamper-evident bands.

August 8, 2016

Featuring wide lay-flat range, Pharmafill™ NB-1, Series II Neck Bander automatically applies tamper-evident, plastic shrink bands and/or sleeve labels on bottles, vials, jars, tins, cans, and other round and tapered containers. System accommodates banding materials from 25–123 mm wide and up to 10 in. long, and caps from 14–76 mm in diameter. FDA- and GMP-compliant bander has PLC-controlled interface and built-in bottle spacing wheel for on-the fly-operation that seals up to 100 bottles/min. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Machinery & Machining Tools, Vision Systems

Mail Screener incorporates presumptive identification feature.

August 5, 2016

Providing one-click UI that lets operator scan mail with speed and efficiency, VeroVision™ Mail Screener detects concealed narcotics sent through mail to inmates. This non-contact imaging device confirms, within seconds, presence of illicit drug and/or common cutting agent. After detection, presumptive identification presents user with potential substance(s) via interface that allows for report generation with images. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

ZPS America Provides Advanced Multi-Spindle Machine Technology to Mitchel & Scott for High-Production Automotive Work

August 2, 2016

Machine tool builder supplies equipment with standard CNC and PLC motion control on machines and bar feeders; reduces downtime to near-zero ZPS America (Indianapolis, IN) is a builder of multi-spindle machine tools, as the North American arm of the Tajmac Group in the Czech Republic.  Headed by co-owner and president Olaf Tessarzyk, the company has supplied customers with high-production... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Modular Sort System supports production and distribution.

August 1, 2016

Featuring pre-engineered layout that includes accumulation and gapping conveyor, scanner, software, and choice of diverters, Modular Sort System fits into new or existing buildings and is designed to support carton, case, and tote handling environment. Positive sortation assures that correct container is directed to correct location and in correct sequence. Dematic iQ software manages induction, gapping, and sorting while providing real-time performance information. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Machine Tool Systems offer robotics options.

July 29, 2016

Complementing traditional, large machine tool solutions, Liné Machines Robotics help maximize efficiency in aerospace, rail, and heavy equipment industries. Robotics platform supports variety of processes, including milling, trimming, and drilling; deburring and polishing; cleaning and surfacing; forming; inspection and scanning; automation, tooling, and part holding; and peripheral equipment for machine tools. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

MJC Builds Customized Metal-Spinning Machines for Out-Of-Round Engine Lip Skins On Boeing Aircraft

July 28, 2016

Machine builder supplies equipment to GKN for operations in Camarillo, Calif. and Orangeburg, S.C. on 777 and 737 engine assemblies MJC Engineering is a custom machine tool builder in Huntington Beach, Calif., specializing in metal-spinning machines for such applications as sheet spinning, flow forming, wheel spinning and rotary forging. Recently, the company was commissioned to build a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Gun Barrel Honing System Hits Target for Pac-Nor Barreling

July 28, 2016

Honing machine outshoots hand lapping in manufacture of precision rifle barrels Manufacturing precision rifle barrels has always been something of an art that involves hand lapping of the bore surface twice, before and after the rifling profile is cut or swaged in by a rifling button. In fact, a bright, hand-lapped bore is considered one of the hallmarks of a precision rifle barrel, despite... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

CBN Grades deliver accuracy and maximize productivity.

July 28, 2016

Designed for high-precision hard turning, BNC2010 Grade features CBN substrate coated with TiCN layer to achieve optimized surface finish while minimizing wear. BNC2020 Grade, designed for general hardened steel machining, features tough CBN substrate coated with highly wear-resistant TiAIN layer for stable machining and extended tool life. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Sciaky to Deliver Industry-Leading Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing System to EWI

July 22, 2016

Sciaky and EWI will work together to 3D-print metal prototype parts for a wide range of manufacturers CHICAGO, July 20, 2016 - Sciaky, Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries, Inc. (PSI), and leading provider of metal additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, announced today that EWI has purchased an industry-leading Electron Beam Additive Manufacturing (EBAM™) system. EWI is a... Read More