Thread Producing & Profile Rolling Machines

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Machinery & Machining Tools

Scanning Slit Laser Beam Profiler offers sub-micron measurement.

November 5, 2015

Using moving slits, NIST-calibrated NanoScan™ 2s measures beam position and size with sub-micron precision for CW and kilohertz pulsed lasers. Offering of silicon, germanium, or pyroelectric detectors allows profiling lasers of any wavelength, from UV to far infrared, to 100 µm and beyond. Digital controller, by providing 16-bit digitization of signal for dynamic range up to 35 dB power, enables measurement of beam size and pointing with 3-sigma precision to several hundred nanometers. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Portable Machine cuts and bevels 12-63 in. dia pipe.

November 2, 2015

ATEX Certified under Class II 2 GcT6, 28 lb Model 5 8002 7000 uses 7 in. blade – carbide tipped or diamond coated (separate) – to cut and bevel 12–63 in. dia pipe with ¼–2 in. wall thickness. This pneumatic machine, operating at 1,800 rpm for cutting and 350 rpm for low-speed/high-torque beveling, handles ductile iron, non-ferrous metal, PVC, plastic, cement pipe, and more. Functionality also supports beveling of 45°, 60° and 90° angles with optional blades for on-site weld preparation. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Rotary Extrusion Dies offer speeds to 1,000 rpm.

November 2, 2015

Offered in inline and crosshead styles, Rotary Extrusion Dies are suited for medical and multi-lumen tubing plus various extrusions with interlocking layer or multiple striping requirements. By rotating tooling in relation to material flow, rotary head increases wall strength of extrusion. Features include counter-rotating tip and die, co-rotating tip and die, rotating die with conventional tip, rotating tip with conventional die, multi-layer, striping, and optional quick-change cartridges. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Press Brake Tooling features laser hardened design.

October 9, 2015

Available to North American market, LVD Style Press Brake Tooling includes punches and dies that are laser hardened for durability and extended life. In addition, dies are Nitrex® treated for optimal performance. Patented STONE® radius die design assures accurate bend angles along full length of bend and minimizes friction between material and die, especially when used with LVD Easy-Form® system. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Small Format Press provides 15 tons of cutting pressure.

October 1, 2015

In addition to die cutting 13 x 19 in. digitally printed sheets, PrecisionCut 20 can handle variety of materials up to 14 x 20 in. Pneumatic system operates with small air compressor or portable CO2 tank. Featuring 4-post construction with precision ground thick steel plate, press offers extended die life with precision depth control customizable to operation. For safety, PrecisionCut 20 comes standard with OSHA-compliant 2-hand anti-tie down controls. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

In-Die Tapping Head mounts to press stripper.

September 25, 2015

Designed for use in transfer presses, Model 6500 mounts to stripper, providing camshaft driver clearance of unit, avoiding transfer arm interference, and maintaining optimum press speed. Full line of in-die tapping heads features tapping capacities ranging from #2-56 to ½ in.-13, multiple mounting options for press accessibility, lead screw/tap collet design, and press speeds up to 200 spm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Fasteners & Hardware

Blind Hole Taps machine stainless steels.

September 4, 2015

Designed for machining stainless steels and ISO M materials, TC142 Blind Hole Taps also have secondary application in ISO P materials, particularly in softer steels which require more chip control. Grade WW60RB, featuring wear-resistant coating, offers extended tool life and high cutting speeds for high-volume production. Grade WY80FC features vaporized surface that guarantees high level of process reliability thanks to optimized chip control. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Portable Magnetic Drill features automatic feed mechanism.

August 7, 2015

Suitable for production applications, MAB 825 V incorporates automatic feed mechanism with power retraction; double-insulated, 16 A, reversible motor with 4-speed oil bath gearbox; infinitely variable torque control; and full-wave electronics. Heavy-duty drill cuts holes up to 4 in. dia. in structural steel and other metals. Additional capabilities include twist drilling and reaming up to 1 ¼ in. dia, tapping up to 1 1/8 in. dia, and countersinking up to 2 in. Magnet holding force is 6,600 lb. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Pipe Beveling Tool assures proper weld end alignment.

August 7, 2015

With Commander MILLHOG® Pipe Beveling Tool, users can machine heavy-wall, highly alloyed pipe from 3.75 in. ID to 14 in. OD, including Super Duplex and P-91. Optional 3-blade holder enables tool to bevel, face, and bore simultaneously, assuring uniform inside bore and smooth face and bevel for proper pipe end alignment. Capable of performing any angle of end-prep including 37 ½° and J-preps for orbital welding, tool uses one mandrel and only 7 sets of clamps. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Programmable Hydraulic Tapping Arms combine power and efficiency.

July 14, 2015

Promoting machine tool utilization efficiency and shortening cycle times, FlexArm Hydraulic Tapping Arms run tapping and threading operations offline while CNC is running. Tapping 1 ½ in. in mild steel at 110 rpm is made possible due to Hydraulic Power Packs and gearboxes, and tapping and threading with FlexArm while lathe is running eliminates thread milling operations. End-users can program exact RPM for forward and reverse, and programmable depth control allows consistent tapping depth.
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Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Thread Mills come in 3XD sizes for max reach.

July 8, 2015

Used in aerospace, defense, and medical industries, 3XD THREADS-ALL Tools enable machining of difficult-to-cut materials such as stainless, titanium, and inconel. Tools provide single solution for through and blind holes and offer full bottom threading to within one pitch. With 8 stock standard tool sizes of #10, ¼, 5/16, 3/8, 7/16, ½, 5/8, and ¾, ZGF-I 3XD Thread Mills allow for over 100 commonly produced screw thread designations. Miniature size thread mills come in 4 sizes from 2–8. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Pipe Beveling Tool features bevel, face, and bore blade holder.

June 29, 2015

Offered in air- and electric-powered models, Prepzilla MILLHOG® machines 1.5 in. ID to 8.625 in. OD pipes using 8 sets of clamps and one mandrel. Rigid 3-blade holder bevels, faces, and bores in one operation and ensures smooth transfer when matching 2 different pipe schedules. Able to produce end preps at any angle without cutting oils, ID clamping tool features dual-opposed tapered roller bearings, direct drive gears, rigid blade lock system, and TiN-coated T-15 tool steel cutter blades. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Optics & Photonics, Machinery & Machining Tools

Laser Beam Monitoring System supports dynamic measurements.

June 24, 2015

Featuring magnification optics for measuring beams with spot sizes down to 55 µm, non-contact BeamWatch® 2.0 monitors high-power (up to 100 kW) YAG, fiber, and diode lasers in 980–1,080 nm range used in industrial material processing applications. Unit takes measurements every 60 msec, providing instant readings of focus spot size and beam position as well as dynamic measurements of focal plane location during process start-up. Dual axis measurement support is available Read More

Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Tube and Pipe Beveler preps small bore heavy wall tubes.

May 29, 2015

Developed for machining highly alloyed tubes, ESCO C-HOG MILLHOG® O.D. Clamping End Prep Tool features rugged clamp that mounts onto outside of tube, evenly distributing holding power to assure chatter-free end prep. Tool is 1 ¾ in. wide to fit in tight areas and is equipped with 1.07 hp pneumatic motor that runs at 130 rpm. Capable of prepping tube and pipe from ½–3 in. O.D., tool is suited for high-purity piping systems requiring 37 ½° bevels, flat-facing, J-preps, or orbital welding. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Taps are available for blind- and through-hole threads.

April 20, 2015

Compatible with materials ranging from steel to aluminium (ISO material groups P/M/K/N), Prototyp TC115 blind-hole tap and TC216 through-hole tap have HSS-E bodies and are available with TiN or vaporized coating. Vaporized variant increases process reliability, particularly regarding tough ISO M materials, while TiN coating promotes tool life and cutting speed. While TC115 has 45° helix angle for thread depth of 3xD and C form chamfer, TC216 features spiral point for forward chip evacuation and thread depth of 3.5xD. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Transportable Pipe Beveller uses interchangeable heads.

March 2, 2015

Able to produce bevel in less than 2 minutes without flames or sparks, Model B-500 mounts to end of pipes 4 in. or greater in diameter, with max wall thickness of ½ in., as well as on flat plates up to ½ in. thick. Interchangeable heads allow bevels to be cut accurately at 30, 37.5, or 45°. Featuring speed monitoring with LED indicators that assist operator in keeping beveller moving at optimal pace, tool ensures consistent, machined finished bevel in single pass. Read More

Vision Systems, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Machinery & Machining Tools

CCD Camera profiles large laser beams.

February 20, 2015

Measuring 43 x 43 x 65 mm, LT665 USB 3.0 Large Array Beam Profiling Camera features USB 3.0 interface that delivers 6 MP at up to 27 fps. Large, 1 in. format provides active area with 4.5 µm square pixels (2752 x 2192 array). Camera works with BeamGage beam profiling software, which includes all algorithms and calculations needed to make accurate, ISO-approved laser beam measurements, including beam size, shape, uniformity, divergence, and mode content. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Machinery & Machining Tools

Non-Contact Industrial Beam Monitoring Systems offer 2D views.

February 17, 2015

Without requiring contact with beam, BeamWatch® instantly measures focus spots down to 80 µm dia in 60 msec intervals and position for YAG, disc, fiber, and diode lasers from 980–1,080 nm. Rayleigh scatter measurement allows monitoring at frequent intervals without shutting down or disrupting process, and 2D viewing of beams determines roundness or presence of astigmatism. Able to be run in Technician or Operator Mode, industrial laser beam profilers serve material processing applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Pyroelectric Laser Beam Profiling Camera serves OEM applications.

February 17, 2015

Along with 80 µm pixel pitch, Pyrocam IIIHR has 160 x 160 pixel image array for profiling beams up to ½ in. without reduction optics. Pulsed and CW lasers, including CO2 and telecom NIR lasers and THz sources, can be measured from 13–355 nm and 1.06 to >3,000 µm. Interface to GigE camera supports high-speed applications, 16-bit ADC promotes reliable measurement and analysis of large and low level signals in wings of laser beam, and SNR of 1000:1 facilitates viewing of 30 mW/cm² beams. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine handles carbide and steel rod.

February 5, 2015

Designed for cutting carbide or high-speed steel rod and tool ends, Rush Easy-Cut Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine offers air-actuated work piece clamping, work piece stop with LCD readout, and 1/8–1 ¼ in. capacity range. Hydraulic feed cutting stroke with neutral button allows for manual positioning/feeding. Along with PLC control, features include auto-shutoff and fully enclosed, rugged construction with flood coolant in compact footprint.

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