Material Processing Equipment

Materials & Material Processing

GaAs MMIC Double Balanced Mixer requiring no matching circuitry.

December 9, 2016

Applicable in point-to-point and point-to multipoint radios, VSAT, sensors and military end use, HMC557A and HMC773A GaAs MMIC Double Balanced Mixer uses optimized balun structures to provide good LO to RF and LO to IF isolation. Applied as up-converter or down-converter from 2.5GHz to 7.0GHz, HMC557A comes in 24-lead, ceramic 4mm x 4mm LCC package. HMC773A comes in 24-lead, ceramic 3mm x 3mm... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Schenck Process Awarded Processing Magazine’s Breakthrough Product of the Year

December 8, 2016

Schenck Process announces that its SAE (Supplied Air Extruder) Hood was named the Processing Magazine 2016 Breakthrough Product of the Year. The decision to award Schenck Process was based on the product’s innovative design and industry leading technology in pneumatic conveying systems for pet food and food manufacturing.

The SAE Hood is a key component of the Schenck Process high... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Milacron Continues to Innovate, New High Output Extruders and Sheet Extrusion Lines for Polyolefins

November 30, 2016

CINCINNATI - Milacron Holdings Corp. (NYSE: MCRN), a leading industrial technology company serving the plastics processing industry announced its entry into the polyolefin sheet extrusion market.

Polyolefins make up the highest volume of thermoplastic products in the world and uses range from rigid materials to industrial food packaging and waterproof film. Research and development are... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Equashield® Pro Robot features dose verification software.

November 24, 2016

Created to prevent deficiencies that exist when compounding with needles and syringes, Equashield® Pro Robot prevents escape of hazardous drug via leakage, aerosol and vapor. With dose verification software, system reduces occurrences of medication dosage and identification of errors in hospitals. Protecting health care workers from compounding stage all way through administration of these... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces Adds Capacity at Compacting Tooling for CPM High Speed Steel Heat Treating

November 23, 2016

Lucifer Furnaces delivered a dual chamber high temp furnace to Compacting Tooling Inc. (CTI), McKeesport, PA. Model HS8-181224 is a custom size designed to meet Compacting Tooling’s load requirements. Powered with 42 KW, this furnace, ideal to heat treat high speed steel, reaches 2450°F in the upper chamber and 1200° F in the lower, tempering oven. A combined 6.5” of ceramic fiber... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Multiple Conveying Technologies Move Raw to Fully Case Packed Food Product

November 19, 2016

Super Sanitary, Radius Curves, 90° Transfer and Hand Packing Winneconne

WI - Multi-Conveyor ( - Multi-Conveyor recently built a series of conveyors comprised of various technologies and components for an esteemed cheese manufacturer. The first element moves raw blocks of cheese on a near 24' long stainless steel... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Long Dwell Times & Limited Space Pose Design Challenge

November 19, 2016

LEWCO, Inc. recently delivered (2) custom conveyor ovens to a large multi-national manufacturer of electrical insulators. The ovens will be used to cure a proprietary coating on various parts up to 248°F. A solvent in the coating required both ovens be designed to meet the requirements of NFPA 86, Class A ovens.

Curing part coatings at low temperatures is relatively simple; however... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

MetalMaster® Furnaces Remain Industry Workhorse

November 19, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Within the past few weeks, Ipsen has shipped five MetalMaster® vacuum furnaces to companies in locations around the world: Washington, South Carolina, Mexico and China. Comprised of both horizontal- and vertical-loading systems, these shipments will be used to process parts for the Commercial Heat Treating and Aerospace industries - a market where Ipsen and its equipment... Read More

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

VERYX Digital Sorter eliminates sanitation requirements.

November 19, 2016

With surface inspection, unique multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™, highest resolution cameras and laser sensors, VERYX Digital Sorter allows end users to gather broad range of product and operational data from sorter. Including smart features like auto-learning, self-adjustment algorithms and smart alarms, unit can automatically perform length grading and optimize defect removal. Device is ideal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Shear Mixing System features stainless steel sheathing.

November 16, 2016

Driven by 5 HP stainless steel wash-down duty explosion-proof motor, High Shear Mixing System features stainless steel 316L wetted parts, sight/charge ports, and ASME dimpled jacket rated for 85 psig. Provided with 3” dip tube and 8” charge port, system incorporates transferring, suctioning of solids and liquids into vessel. Featuring portable design, unit is operated in Class 1 Div1... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Prepreg Injection Processes Benefit from Temperature Monitoring

November 13, 2016

dataTaker Handles High Channel Count for Heat Treatment Applications

Plants and factories working with prepreg injection and other heat treatment applications can greatly benefit from continual temperature monitoring. Curing, molding, and automotive applications all save cost and improve PQ by using a data logger to record product temperatures. Temperature monitoring is equally... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

UltraCMOS Image Reject Mixer features double-balanced high LO–RF isolation.

November 12, 2016

Operated with single-ended signals on the Radio Frequency (RF) and LO ports, PE41901 Image Reject Mixer can be used as either upconverter or downconverter. Reducing LO leakage by including LO path 90° coupler and RF port baluns on single die, unit improves LO-RF isolation. Manufactured on UltraCMOS process, product is suitable for Ku-band earth terminals like Very Small Aperture Terminal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

DSG-Canusa Adds Davis-Standard Thermatic® Extruders to China Operation

November 9, 2016

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) – DSG-Canusa Polymer Technologies Company recently augmented their tubing operation in China with the purchase of two Davis-Standard Thermatic® extruders. The extruders, installed last summer, are being used for processing premium heat shrink tubing to support automotive, electrical/utility and electronics markets. In a highly competitive Chinese extruder market,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, HVAC, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

DBS Screw Blowers monitors all on board sensors.

November 9, 2016

With an Ethernet port and built-in Web-server, Sigma Control 2 enables remote monitoring and email notifications for service and alarms. Providing communication interfaces such as ModBus, Profibus, Profinet, and Devicenet, unit provides seamless integration into plant control/monitoring systems such as Kaeser's Sigma Air Manager 4.0. Available with motor sizes from 20 to 50 hp and flows... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

TwinMix 1800 Portable Mixing Station equipped with dust extraction port.

November 7, 2016

Helping reduce airborne dust while adding or mixing components, TwinMix 1800 Portable Mixing Station is suitable for mixing low- to high-viscosity materials. Fabricated with two counter-rotating paddles – a helical rod and scraper paddle, mixer includes a lid that eliminates splash back and combines material chute with dust-reducing brushes and protective grate. With 15 Amp, 2-speed motor,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Explosion-Proof Weighing, Mixing and Discharging Stations

October 27, 2016

Hauppauge, NY, October 24, 2016 - Ross offers turnkey solutions for processing a wide range of applications in hazardous or classified environments. By weighing, mixing and discharging on a common platform, users benefit from improved safety and a more efficient batching process. One example of a turnkey package is the pictured 10-gallon Double Planetary Mixer and Discharge System. Heavy-duty... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Shoe Cleaner with internal controls to adjust brush speed.

October 25, 2016

Brushing and vacuuming of shoes at the push of a lever, Motorized Shoe Cleaner features 5 brushes placed at various angles to clean all surfaces of the shoe. Suitable for labs, cleanrooms and gowning rooms, cleaner is housed in damage-resistant, thermo-formed plastic that is compatible with cleanrooms. With easy to reach on-off lever, shoe cleaners come with, or without, an internal vacuum system... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Parking Station extends lifespan of dual-wire monitors.

October 25, 2016

Featuring adhesive backing that allows mounting to any surface located near operator, SCS 770040 MagSnap 360™ Parking Station provides storage terminal for wrist cord when workstation is unoccupied. Product helps extend overall lifespan of dual-wire monitors because it spares operator jacks from mechanical wear and tear of constant insertion and removal of wrist cord. Dual-wire monitor will... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Aqueous Ozone Cleaning Solutions are Green Seal certified.

October 24, 2016

Solution generated by CCT-Caddy and CCT 3.0 Fill Station is certified to Green Seal's standard for Cleaning Products for Industrial and Institutional Use. CCT Caddy, consisting of touch-free mobile cleaning unit that generates aqueous ozone cleaning solution, allows for on-demand cleaning where needed. Wall mounted and connected to water source, Fill Station generates aqueous ozone cleaning... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

UV LED Curing Systems support precision assembly.

October 20, 2016

With up to 4 LED heads, 16 W/cm² peak irradiance, and Intelli-Lamp® technology, OmniCure® LX500 UV LED Spot Curing System provides optical stability for consistent and repeatable assembly of electronics and industrial manufacturing applications. System has 2.4 in color LCD that can be programmed and controlled using 4-way keypad by PLC, or via USB connected to PC. Air-cooled OmniCure AC5... Read More