Material Processing Equipment

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Micro-Molding Injection Molding Machine can reduce clamp tonnage.

November 27, 2015

Designed for repeatability and accurate plasticization, GL30-LP provides advanced injection for micro features with extremely tight tolerances. Machine can reduce its rated 30 ton clamp tonnage to 5% (1.5 tons) without loss of accuracy, and injection response time is 2–3 msec. For consistent measurement and injection of melt stream, V-Line 2-stage plunger system separates plasticization and injection processes. Other features include hybrid clamping mechanism and 4.5 cc barrel. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Robotic System offers grit-blast surface preparation.

November 27, 2015

Designed for surface preparation of gas turbine blades and buckets up to 1 m in length, Model RB-10 features 60 x 60 in. finishing chamber with heavily reinforced 60 x 48 in. vestibule at rear to house ABB Robotics IRB-2600 robot, which directs single pressure-blast nozzle. Turntable inside blast enclosure, measuring 24 in. in diameter, is servomotor-driven and controlled as seventh axis of robotic motion to enable precise orientation of work piece during grit-blasting process cycle. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Chilling and Heating Dry Baths offer remote control.

November 19, 2015

Suited for robotic systems and fume hoods or environmental chambers, EchoTherm™ RHB20 and RIC20 can be controlled by computer or MIC20 Remote Terminal via RS232 I/O ports. Users can set and control temperature of samples in various containers from assay plates to centrifuge tubes from -20.0 to 120.0°C with accuracy to ±0.2°C. When connected to either dry bath, MIC20 can also collect current set point or temperature, set or clear idle mode, and perform calibration. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Anti-Static Curtain eliminates dangerous charges.

November 18, 2015

Featuring carbon scrim, Electro-Shield consists of heavy-duty, transparent, vinyl curtain that brings voltage down to zero. This fire-resistant, 14-mil curtain, designed for clean rooms, server rooms, electronic equipment areas, and dangerous machinery areas, is resistant to abrasion, cleaning processes, and corrosion. Grounding wire and carbon scrim are suited for environments where oxygen-rich and dust-free atmospheres need to be maintained. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

UV LED offers energy-saving replacement for mercury lamps.

November 18, 2015

Built on InGaN technology, Model VLMU5200-385-140 features typical radiant power of 2,500 mW at 500 mA and 3,600 mW at 700 mA in 380–390 nm wavelength range. Ceramic-based unit with silicone lens offers wide emission angle of 140° and provides radiant intensity of 1,054 mW/sr at 700 mA. Housed in 5.2 x 5.2 x 3.1 mm surface-mount package, RoHS-compliant LED is suited for UV curing in dental and poster printing applications, blood and counterfeit money detection, and photocatalytic purification. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products

Orbital Brush Floorcare Machine has square pad.

November 13, 2015

Used for stripping, buffing, polishing, and cleaning, ORB 20 features 20 x 14 in. pad and ¾ in. thick, epoxy-coated steel frame. Running speed of 3,500+ rpm and 180 lb of down pressure reduce or eliminate need for cleaning solution. Capable of cleaning multiple hard floor types in diverse applications, 20 x 20 x 46 in. unit employs 1.5 hp motor and operates at noise levels to 64 dB. Overall weight is 180 lb, and cleaning path is 20 in. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing

Development Board supports IoT applications.

November 10, 2015

With MAX32600MBED, mbed engineers and IoT developers can quickly design embedded systems based on MAX32600 microcontroller. Board includes MAX32600 ARM Cortex®-M3 based microcontroller, prototyping area with adjacent access to precision analog front end connections, I/O access through Arduino®-compatible connectors, additional I/O access through 100 x 100 mil headers, USB interface, and other general-purpose I/O devices. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Precision 4-Axis Grinding Center combines flexibility, efficacy.

November 6, 2015

Used for grinding periphery of indexable inserts, Leo Peri delivers process performance that meets production and quality standards for carbide, cermet, ceramics, and CBN applications. Features include integrated 3-axis linear handling system, optimized control technology, and direct drives for X/Y/C axes as well as 250 mm dia grinding wheel and in-process dressing. Occupying 4 m² footprint, machine supports utilization of 4–6 standard pallets for flexibility and efficiency. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing

Development Kit supports IoT gateways and edge devices.

November 5, 2015

Based on IAP140 quad-core ARM Cortex A53 application processor, Andromeda Box™ Edge is designed for rapid prototyping and development of smart devices. Andromeda Box™ Connect, featuring ARMADA® 385 dual-core ARM Cortex A9 application processor, enables development of IoT gateway solutions. Systems integrate Brillo, Google's OS based on Android, and natively support Weave protocol, enabling phones and devices to talk to each other locally and remotely through cloud. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Industrial Batch Parts Washer improves operational efficacy.

November 4, 2015

Able to heat wash water between 140 to 190°F, RW 2836 features 7.5 hp, reservoir-mounted, vertical, centrifugal pumps for ~65 gpm capacity at ~60 psi. Rotated by ½ hp gear motor, 28 in. dia workbasket has work clearing height of 36 in. Weight load capacity is 1,000 lb, and table is located in off center cabinet position to foster loading access. Features include natural gas burner with electronic ignition; electronic flame sensor; fresh air blower motor; and adjustable air intake. 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

Materials & Material Processing

Extrusion Head features quick-change tooling.

October 28, 2015

In addition to fixed center design, multi-port spiral flow, and gum space adjustment, The Bullet™ Extrusion Head features no fastening hardware for easy cleaning. Absence of fastening hardware also eliminates leaking, as does taper body and deflector. Product allows quick tooling changes, as tips remove from back and die removes from front of unit. Supplied with vacuum chamber and kit for assembly and disassembly, extrusion head is suitable for both high- and low-volume applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Electrostatic Lubrication System combines flexibility, precision.

October 27, 2015

With adjustable speed from 1–1,000 fpm, StaticLube® electrostatic atomization Venturi system decreases lubrication consumption for metal stampers/fabricators and delivers 100% efficiency with zero waste, overspray, VOCs, and odor. Negatively charged lubricant, attracted to neutral, grounded material, ensures uniform distribution of oil-based or solid dry-film lubricant across surface of 1–75 in. wide sheets or coils of metal. Precision coating thickness capability is 1–1,000 mg/ft². Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Cold Car Batch Oven is used for stress relieving of weldments.

October 26, 2015

With 15 x 10 x 10 ft work chamber and powered load/unload cold car, gas-fired cold car industrial batch oven can be used for stress relieving steel assemblies weighing up to 20,000 lb. Oven features Expandable Surface® design and operating temperature range of 250°F above ambient to 1,250°F max. To provide even heating and temperature uniformity, recirculation system utilizes combination air flow and two 40,000 cfm @ 50 hp blowers. NEMA 12 control panel is standard. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Walk-In Preheating Oven reaches temperatures up to 900°F.

October 26, 2015

Along with 50 x 96 x 96 in. workspace, No. 846 features 8 in. thick insulated walls, 6 in. insulated floor, aluminized steel interior and exterior, and removable, top-mounted heat chamber. One 7,800 cfm, 5 hp, recirculating blower provides combination airflow to workload, and access to Type 304, 2B finish stainless steel heat chamber interior is facilitated by 2 independent doors (front and rear). Floor of each opening is reinforced for 5,000 lb loading at removable subway grate. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Green & Clean

Gas Injection System optimizes heat treatment furnaces.

October 22, 2015

Designed to maximize productivity of heat treatment furnaces without use of circulation fans, CARBOJET® is suited for upgrading roller hearth, pusher, rotary-retort, and pit furnaces. Ultra-high-speed injection of gas or gas mixture through special CARBOJET lances optimizes gas and atmosphere flows and circulation. To satisfy NFPA safety requirements, nitrogen supply system for CARBOJET system can be equipped with safety solution used to purge flammable atmosphere furnaces. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Flexible Resin creates parts with grip and elasticity.

October 19, 2015

Designed for use with monoFab ARM-10 3D printer, PRF35-ST Resin enables engineers, product designers, and educators to produce flexible parts such as grips, seals, gaskets, and buttons. Parts made with PRF35-ST resin can be used independently or in combination with more rigid parts created with PRH35-ST. Read More

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

Miniature Rotary Batch Mixer blends up to 1 ft³ in 2-3 min.

October 19, 2015

Regardless of disparities in batch ingredient densities, particle sizes, or flow characteristics, model MX-1-SS blends dry bulk materials, with or without liquid additions, in ratios down to 1 ppm with total uniformity. Operational efficiency remains steady down to 5% of rated capacity. Mixer is equipped with grounding lugs and powered by gear-reduced TEXP industrial electric motor with NEMA 7/9 junction box. Mixing flights within rotating drum gently tumble, turn, cut, and fold material. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

UV LED Curing System cures fiber optic coatings.

October 7, 2015

With advanced front-end optics, OmniCure® AC8225-F delivers 12 W/cm² peak irradiance and optimized uniformity at 10–18 mm working distance for fast, even curing. System utilizes air-cooled LED technology in compact design that eliminates need for retooling, external cooling, or ozone extraction. OmniCure® AC8225-F can be mounted in any orientation and multiple UV LED heads can be adjoined while maintaining optical uniformity between each system. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Auxiliary Injection Units support multi-material production.

October 6, 2015

Featuring all-electric, servomotor-driven design, E-Multi Units are suited for multi-material or multi-colored applications. Mold mounted E-Multi EM1 and EM2 are equipped with servo carriage and are designed for applications requiring sprue-break. E-Multi EM3 and EM4 models, capable of shots from 57–499 cc, can be outfitted with radial option that mounts to top of stationary platen. Included v1.34 software provides automatic carriage calibration, safety ramp control, and E-Radial control. Read More