Transfer Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

The Value of a Documented Tool Transfer Procedure for Injection Molding

September 22, 2015

When it comes to tool transfer for injection molding production relocation - following a well-executed documentation procedure is critical. This is what makes it possible to have uninterrupted production. Considerations for Transfer of Injection Molds from Vendor to Vendor Avoid the inherent stress of the tool transfer by making sure you consider every angle that might be affected by the...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Parts Transfer System loads and unloads presses.

December 20, 2013

Suitable for retrofitting to existing press lines, Twin Robot Xbar offers output rate up to 16 parts/min for big panels in tandem press lines. Utilizing two robots optimally distributes total power and load, while minimizing inertia in demanding press automation applications. With MultiMove™ technology, single robot cabinet controls all 10 axes, comprised of two 4-axis robots plus 2 crossbar axes. StampWare software package facilitates interaction between operator and press cell. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

See Suhner at ATX West Booth 3286

December 19, 2013

Bulky part machining Large, long or odd shaped parts present various challenges; self-contained Suhner Multi-Master flex shaft machining units provide solutions. Rome, Georgia — Bulky part machining can often become very difficult to integrate into a manufacturing process, when attempting to perform multiple operations on conventional CNC machines. Limited space or axis travel, one-sided...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Collets for Hydromat Rotary Transfer Machines

November 25, 2013

Hardinge Inc. (Elmira, NY) manufactures a complete line of collets for Hydromat rotary transfer machines to help you fully meet your high quality production needs. Hydromat collets are manufactured to rigid specifications including material, heat treatment and accuracy for the high-production environment. Every Hydromat collet's thread, back bearing, taper gage line and spread are manufactured...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Industrial Decorating Solutions (IDS) will be Showcasing a Full Portfolio of Decorating Equipment at Pack Expo, Las Vegas

September 9, 2013

Industrial Decorating Solutions is excited to be showcasing their full portfolio of standard and platform decorating equipment at Pack Expo, Las Vegas - Booth #1523. The show is being held September 23-25, 2013. Their standard machines now include digital, heat transfer, hot stamp, and pad printing used in product identification, brand identification, and decorating. In addition to decorating...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Replacement Transfer Arm supports blow molding applications.

June 19, 2013

Designed to fit most Sidel® Series2 machines, BST2 Transfer Arm minimizes maintenance and downtime in stretch blow mold applications. Unit features roller bearing style assembly for rigidity, one-piece welded base, and bumper stop for both extend and retract motions. Transfer arm head includes oversized radial ball bearings, replaceable hardened jaw stop, and replaceable spring posts. Designed to operate over 20 million cycles, arm provides vertical height adjustment to eliminate shim packs. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Romaco at the Total Processing & Packaging Exhibition 2013 Innovative and Efficient Blistering

April 29, 2013

A growing number of big pharmaceutical companies are meanwhile outsourcing their packaging processes and reducing their batch sizes – the international pharmaceutical industry is undergoing a period of change. With its Noack blister technology, Romaco is one step ahead of this change. The Noack 930 blister system will be on show at the Romaco stand at this year's Total Processing & Packaging...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Speed up Changeovers and Improve Handling with a Mould Transfer System

April 17, 2013

A key element in the operation of an efficient injection moulding shop is the ease and speed of changing moulds; mould transfer tables often provide the single most cost effective productivity improvement and are a key element in achieving Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED). Maximising flexibility and productivity on injection moulding machines is essential in a competitive environment;...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Coolant Management, Transfer Equipment aid metalworking facilities.

March 1, 2013

Available for individual or multiple metalworking machines, Coolant Management Solutions can include complete design of coolant transfer, temperature control, tramp oil removal, and proper make-up. Custom Transfer Equipment are also available for all types of central systems and individual machine sumps. Fluid filtering applications range from individual machine tools or cells to plant-wide centralized systems that support operations using water-based coolants to straight oil lubricants. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Drilling Technical Services Develops Die Cut Thin Film Blank Accumulator with Siemens Motion Control

February 14, 2013

VR Series "cut and stack" accumulator utilizes leading-edge motion control products to efficiently transfer film blanks from point of cutting to positioning in counted stack As a machine builder specializing in the design, engineering and system integration of narrow and mid-web label solutions as well as flexible packaging and folding carton machinery, Drilling Technical Services (DTS) of...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Software

MRPC Enhances Production and Design with New Technology

October 4, 2012

Medical device manufacturer adds new equipment to foster production and advance design process BUTLER, Wis. - MRPC, a single-source provider of medical device components and assemblies, announces the addition of two new presses for plastics and silicone molding as well as enhanced design technology with MoldFlow software. The new equipment and technology will increase production capabilities,...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

D.S. Brown's Engineered Rubber Division Exhibits at Rubber Expo 2012

September 20, 2012

NORTH BALTIMORE, OHIO - D.S. Brown Company's Engineered Rubber Division will be exhibiting at the International Rubber Expo 2012 on October 9 - 11 at the Duke Energy Center in Cincinnati, OH. The Expo, with technical meetings and an educational symposium, is devoted to exclusively rubber and rubber-related products. At Rubber Expo, D.S. Brown will showcase their complete selection of rubber...Read More

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

Expertise All Down the Line

May 21, 2012

Romaco will be at this year's ACHEMA with several innovative solutions for blister and strip packaging, liquid filling and cartoning, vacuum processing and wet grinding. Noack 960R blister line The new, servo-controlled QuickTransfer system connects the Noack 960R blister machine to the Promatic PC 4250 continuous horizontal cartoner to form a single, integrated line. As a result, the...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Hine Automation Ships First Customized HA-800 to Nordiko

October 11, 2011

TAMPA, FLORIDA, - Hine Automation, LLC announces the shipment of its first customized HA-800 to Nordiko in Hampshire, United Kingdom; the system was shipped in August. The HA-800 is the eight-sided vacuum transfer system platform from Hine Automation. As all of the Vacuum Transport Systems from Hine Automation, the HA-800 integrates HA 5.0V vacuum robotic arm, HA 50V vacuum elevator, and the HA...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Rexroth Expands Non-Contact Transfer Units to Include High-Grade Polymer Version

June 6, 2011

  • Addition to standard aluminum version
  • Ideal for food and beverage industry applications The Non-Contact Transfer (NCT) unit from Rexroth is a unique picking device that operates on the Bernoulli principle, which applies airflow under the device to create a vacuum and lift force between the center and circumference. The line is now expanded to include a high-grade polymer version. ...Read More

  • Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

    Amalga Composites Announces Addition of Resin Transfer Molding Technology

    April 11, 2011

    Amalga Composites, Inc. (ACI) of West Allis, Wisconsin is pleased to announce the addition of Resin Transfer Molding (RTM) to their manufacturing processes. RTM is the process of infusing resin, under pressure, into dry fibers preformed and preplaced in a closed cavity mold. The company is currently using it to develop both RTM and Light RTM capabilities on a selection of parts. ACI is a...Read More

    Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

    Pad Replacement Technology does not require any tools.

    November 24, 2010

    Addressing concerns over pad printing setup, ExpressPad(TM) lets users replace pads with no tools. Functionality reduces replacement time while promoting precision and repeatability of pad placement. Suited for short and long run production jobs, product is available in 60, 90, and 130 mm configurations. Testing found that average users could save 5 min per setup, resulting in time savings of 40 hr/year. Read More

    Machinery & Machining Tools

    Safely, Neatly Transfer Seasonings and Granules

    July 21, 2010

    Powder On Demand (POD) is a compact, efficient system that transfers powders and granules to seasoning applicators, mixers, storage bins, and elevated equipment. POD eliminates the need for ladders, heavy lifting, and the potential for physical injury. There are no moving parts or expensive, high-maintenance augers, dust socks, or vacuum pumps. POD uses energy-efficient dense phase conveying...Read More

    Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

    Vacuum Conveying System targets long distance transfers.

    August 10, 2009

    Capable of vacuum conveying of up to 6,000 lb/hr of material at distances up to 300 ft, PNEUVAC® vacuum conveying system suits rapid discharging of material from road or rail tankers into silos or transfer of product from bulk bags, hoppers or silos to production processes. Product offers dust-free operation as it is conveyed under vacuum within conveying line and any leakage is into conveyor. It is designed to meet sanitary standards, and provides hygienic transfer of materials. Read More

    Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

    IT-50 PNEUMATI-CAM Rotary Part Handlers

    April 21, 2009

    The Pneumati-Cam light weight series of lift and rotate part handlers are designed for small component part transfer where a full mechanical or pneumatic pick and place device is not suitable. Utilizing an AC motor and simple pneumatic cylinder it can be integrated into virtually any machine design including clean room environments....Read More