Workpiece Holding

Material Handling & Storage

PIRTEK Offers a Whip Check System as a Safety Measure for Equipment Operators

August 28, 2014

Safety is always the primary concern when operating hydraulic equipment and machinery. If an end fitting becomes disconnected from a high pressure hose the release of energy contained inside can cause serious injury to anyone operating or working on the equipment. The Whip Check System offered by PIRTEK is a retention system designed to restrain the hose from the "Whipping Effect" created by the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Adjustable Handles are available in different finishes.

August 7, 2014

To complement Original Adjustable Handle, silver metallic, ruby red, orange, high-polish chromium-plated, black satin, and stainless steel variants are available. Additional available versions include adjustable handles with protective cap. All handles are available with internal and external thread sizes in inch as well as metric configurations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Quick Change Jaw System offers precision repositioning.

August 6, 2014

Utilizing dovetail quick-clamps to hold machinable jaws, DoveLock™ Quick-Change Jaw System minimizes jaw change time to less than 1 minute while positioning jaw with repeatability up to ±0.001 in. Master jaw is attached to stationary and movable jaw of any standard 6 in. Kurt vises or Kurt Cluster Towers. Jaws can be flipped 180° and machined on both sides for 2 different part setups.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

ASI Fuseholders Handle the Impact of Overloads Ages and Short Circuits

July 31, 2014

Mechanicsburg, Pa – Automation Systems Interconnect, Inc. features DIN rail mounted Midget and Class CC fuse holders which provide overload and short circuit protection for applications using up to 30A at 600V of power. These fuse holders feature an easy to use lever for fuse insertion and removal from the circuit. The Screw clamp box connections make the ASI fuse holders easy to install with... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Miniature Lampholders suit high vibration applications.

July 30, 2014

Accepting T-5 and T-3¼ wedge base lamps, 23 Series features max ratings of 20 W and 28 V. UL-recognized units can be supplied as non-grounded or grounded with printed circuit board, solder lug terminal, or 6 in. wire lead terminations. Constructed with black nylon housing, lampholders are available with many bracket and mounting options, including plug buttons for 5/8 in. mounting holes and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Safe and Cost Effective Clamping Devices

July 28, 2014

The SVP-Mini and SVP-RM from SCHUNK are manually actuated clamping devices that run on factory-defined set pressure, saving time and energy, reducing set-up costs, and eliminating operating errors. They can be fastened vertically or horizontally at a workstation, or used directly on the TRIBOS polygonal toolholders at the machine spindle. SVP-Mini and SVP-RM are the ideal supplement for operators... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean, Material Handling & Storage

HAWE is Shaping the Way You Save Energy

July 23, 2014

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – HAWE Hydraulics, is a leading global manufacturer and supplier of sophisticated hydraulic components and controls for the mobile, industrial, and renewable energy markets. HAWE Hydraulics is exhibiting at IMTS in Chicago, IL Sept. 8th-13th - booth 4930. The company will display a wide range of products, some of which are exceptionally well suited for CNC lathes. In this... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Switchable Drive System allows power and hand tool alternation.

July 23, 2014

Switch Drive™ Handle System lets users alternate any accessory with power groove between power tool and hand tool. Quick release mechanism in handle secures any accessory with ¼ in. hex, and two models are available. Power Driver Set (SKU: 32700) features Switch Drive handle plus No. 2 Phillips and No. 2 Square 6 in. power blades, while Power Nut Driver Set includes handle and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Covered-Face Sign Holder displays 2X promotional messaging.

July 23, 2014

FDS Flip-Up Double-Slot Sign Holder, constructed of clear PVC, offers 2 channels with which to simultaneously display UPC, pricing, and promotional information. Featuring UV inhibitor, covered-face style protects signage up to 1¼ in. high in top channel and 2¾ in. high in bottom channel. Integrated hinge flips up for access to product or information below. Installation is facilitated and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Cam Levers are available in small sizes.

July 18, 2014

Complementing available 3.12 in./79.2 mm and 4.25 in./108 mm sizes, 1.64 in./41.7 Size 9 and 2.32 in./59 mm Size 0 cam levers are available with steel and stainless steel components in both inch and metric thread sizes. Handle is cast aluminum with black powder coat finish. Along with secure clamping, features include safe handling and ergonomic functionality. Design facilitates and accelerates... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Enerpac Enhances Collet-Lok® Family of Hydraulic Workholding with New Performance Features and Fast Availability

July 18, 2014

Collet-Lok® Family of Hydraulic Workholding Menomonee Falls, WI — Enerpac announces its upgraded Collet-Lok® family of hydraulic workholding with "Depressurized Holding Technology™." Designed to protect against unintentional loss of clamping, Collet-Lok requires no hydraulics to maintain clamping force. Compared to traditional workholding, which requires continuous hydraulic pressure,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason to Demonstrate Advanced Bevel and Cylindrical Gear Production and Inspection Solutions at IMTS 2014

July 15, 2014

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, USA — In its continuing mission to be the industry’s Total Gear Solutions Provider, Gleason will demonstrate advanced machines, tooling, and global customer support services at IMTS 2014, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Visitors to Gleason Booth #N-7000 will be introduced to these... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Roxtec's Tools Simplifies Onsite Installations of Cable and Wire Penetration Seals

July 11, 2014

Roxtec has a wide range of practical tools to speed up and simplify onsite installations and re-installations of Roxtec frames, sealing modules, and wedges. Some of the most popular tools available include the pre-compression wedge and stayplate clamps. To learn more about Roxtec’s Installation Tools simply download the brochure: Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Seco to Highlight New Tools Developed Around Modern Materials at IMTS 2014

July 8, 2014

TROY, Mich. – At IMTS 2014 in booth W-1564, Seco Tools, LLC will unveil several new milling, turning, threading and tool holding products that were developed with material advancements in mind, including a square shoulder cutter that enhances side-milling operations, a multi-edge system that meets the industry's demand for narrow cutting-edge grooving and parting-off tools, an insert that... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Compact SMD Fuseholder Now with Stabilizing Posts

July 8, 2014

FPG7 improved design to increase stability during board assembly and when replacing the panel accessible fuse Santa Rosa, California – SCHURTER now equips its FPG7 shock-safe SMD fuseholder with two stabilizing posts. The added posts extend from the existing front standoffs, providing increased stability during board assembly, and when replacing the panel accessible fuse. As part of the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Rohm to Showcase Advanced Clamping and Gripping Technologies at IMTS

July 7, 2014

Electromechanical clamping, standardized products, custom grippers among booth highlights LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga., РIn booth W-2464 at IMTS 2014, R̦hm Products of America will exhibit a wide variety of advanced clamping and gripping technologies. Among the new and innovative products on display will be e-QUIPMENT clamping tools that employ electric power instead of hydraulics to maximize control... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

REGO-FIX to Showcase Advanced Toolholding Mix and More at IMTS

July 2, 2014

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — At IMTS 2014 in booth W-2239, REGO-FIX will introduce several precision tooling products, including the easiest, most accurate collet system for high-speed machining on the market; a small, but mighty innovation for effective tool locking; a one-of-a-kind retrofit coolant-through system for live tooling; and a slip-proof clamping nut for sealing or cooling disks. ... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Lenzkes Clamps Keep Terminator in Place

June 30, 2014

CHICAGO — Only the modernistic clamping force of Lenzkes Clamping Tools Inc. can hold down Terminator 3. That's if you believe posters made from the stills of the new movie Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines, set for a July 2 release. The clamps holding down the Terminator are sold by Christianburg, Va.-based Lenzkes Clamping Tools, and made in Ludenscheid, Germany, by its parent Lenzkes... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Viprene® TPV Optimized with Specific Softness for Handles and Grips

June 26, 2014

Viprene® thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) exhibit many properties similar to rubber such as flexibility over a wide temperature range and resistance to degradation from water, oils and greases.  It can also be processed using conventional injection molding and extrusion equipment. Available in Shore hardness range of 45A-50D, Viprene® can be optimized with specific softness needed in... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Vinyl Document Holders allow for color-coding.

June 24, 2014

Available in Green, Blue, Pink, Orange, and Clear, Shop Travelers are designed to hold A-size 8 ½ x 11 in. documents and job tickets. Various colors allow for color-coding by department or product type. Manufactured from 0.012 in. clear vinyl, Shop Travelers are suitable for sorting paperwork in purchasing, accounting, human resources, and shipping. They include reclosable zipper seal and... Read More