Manufacturing Processes

Paints & Coatings, Services

Carestream Contract Manufacturing to Feature Custom Coating Capabilities at Display Week 2016

May 26, 2016

Booth # 1244 WHO: Carestream Contract Manufacturing is a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications. WHAT: Carestream will highlight its high-precision coating services for optical and display films at Display Week (Booth # 1244). The company enables efficient scale-up to high-volume, low-cost, roll-to-roll manufacturing,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services

Carestream Contract Manufacturing Upgrades Precision Coating Services for 2016

May 26, 2016

Strategic Initiatives Expand Capabilities for Growth into New Markets Carestream Contract Manufacturing is a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications. MEDFORD, Ore. – Carestream Contract Manufacturing, a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications, opened the year... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Services

Swift Glass to Showcase Chemically Strengthened Glass Parts at Display Week 2016

May 26, 2016

Swift Glass, worldwide leader in the manufacturing of quality glass parts, is set to exhibit at the Society for Information Display’s annual Display Week Exhibition from May 24 to 26, 2016. The exhibition, held in San Francisco, Calif., brings together companies from around the world to discuss and showcase the latest developments in display technology. This year’s Display Week will... Read More

Services

Wide Width Laminating offers single-pass efficiency.

May 26, 2016

Made possible via 60 in. wide heat laminating system, Wide Width Lamination enables laminating of adhesives and cutting of sheeted materials in one pass. Adhesive can eb laminated to rigid and flexible foams, rubbers, plastics, textiles, FRP panels, and other materials. Also, it is possible to laminate both sides of material simultaneously for creation of single- or double-coated products in one pass. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services, Green & Clean

Linetec Displays Curved Extrusions Finished with Valspar's Fluropon Effects Nova Coatings

May 20, 2016

Fluropon Effects Nova BlackWausau, Wisconsin - Highlighting its stretch forming and finishing capabilities during the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo, Linetec displays curved aluminum extrusions finished in Valspar's Fluropon® Effects new Nova color family. Stretch Forming by Linetec allows architectural product manufacturers to have their metal building... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Machining Systems produce high accuracy parts.

May 17, 2016

Providing precise positioning capabilities that allow it to hold very tight part tolerances, AgieCharmilles CUT 2000 X Wire EDM eliminates pitch and positioning errors that would otherwise result in scrapped parts. Shops can achieve ±1.5 µm pitch accuracy over 340 x 240 mm. Mikron MILL X 600 U Milling Machines are designed specifically for production of high accuracy parts with concave and convex part surfaces, especially under high feed rate conditions. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Services

Superior Tube Receives Nadcap Accreditation for Heat Treating

May 12, 2016

COLLEGEVILLE, PA - Superior Tube, US-based global leader in precision tubing for critical applications, has been awarded Nadcap accreditation for heat treating. Bill Keohane, Superior Tube’s Director of Quality New Product Development, commented: “We have had Nadcap accreditation for our non-destructive testing program for many years and also for our quality system, but this is the first... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Bassett Increases CNC Machining Capacities with New State of the Art Machines

May 11, 2016

Bassett is proud to announce the addition of VF4SS and VF11 CNC machining centers to its arsenal of existing  CNC machines. With the addition of these machines, Bassett has increased its capacity in both size and production volume  with the ability to bring your most complex machined parts to full production quickly.  Bassett has the know-how and equipment to provide quality parts on time... Read More

Services

Waterjet Cutting is available for diverse materials.

May 11, 2016

With pressure up to 90,000 psi and tolerances to ±0.003 in., waterjet cutting services offer capabilities for cutting sizes up to 275 in. long x 120 in. wide and thickness up to12 in. Dual dynamic head capabilities accommodate large volumes and accelerate turnaround. Available for parts made of such materials as steel, aluminum, glass, stainless, copper, brass, marble, titanium, and bronze, burr free cutting in ISO9001 facility does not produce heat affected zone. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Bright Tin Acid Process suits rack and barrel electroplating.

May 6, 2016

Based on sulfuric acid electrolyte, Technibrite HT 1000 has low current density bright range, even when plating bath temperature and tin concentration parameters are higher than normal. Process can run without chiller, and will produce bright deposit at low current densities at process temperatures as high as 35°C, and with tin concentrations as high as 40 g/L. Cathode efficiencies of up to 90% are achievable. Process is NPE-free and fully RoHS-compliant. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

DMI Event to Highlight Mazak Innovations that Boost Job Shop Efficiency

May 5, 2016

FLORENCE, Ky., – Mazak distributor Dependable Machine Inc. (DMI) will host an open house at its new technology center in Hayden, Idaho, May 10-12 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (PDT). The event will feature Mazak technologies that simplify part production processes as well as enhance shop floor productivity and versatility. A must-see for attendees will be Mazak’s MAZATROL SmoothX CNC.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Thermoforming Service offers soft touch with TPO option.

May 3, 2016

Thermoforming services offer soft touch thermoform with thermoplastic olefin (TPO) manufacturing option. This provides pliable plastic choice that has soft touch feel with attributes of rigid TPO part. Optimized for material performance, durability, sound absorption, and impact strength, soft touch benefits applications through various texture options, slip and chemical resistance, as well as sound/insulation properties. Read More

Services

UNISIG to Highlight Multi-Process Deep-Hole Drilling System at AmeriMold 2016

April 29, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis., - UNISIG will showcase its USC-M series of 7-axis deep-hole drilling and machining centers in booth 309 at Amerimold 2016 at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, Michigan on June 15-16. These machines improve productivity and throughput by integrating critical mold manufacturing operations into one machine for efficient processing of large and small four-sided parts... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Machining Centers feature diagnostic communication system.

April 28, 2016

Standard on Cincinnati and Giddings & Lewis machine tools and composite systems, Diagnostic Communication System allows machine operators to connect with company experts via secure CNC screen sharing to diagnose and overcome stoppages within minutes. System is also available as upgrade for installed machines with PC-based HMI on Fanuc, Siemens, and Heidenhain controls. Enabling software, TeamViewer, establishes encrypted, password-protected connection to customer's CNC over VPN. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools, Services

Radius Internal Cylindrical Grinders handle large workpieces.

April 28, 2016

With workhead on simultaneously swiveling B-axis, STUDER S121, S131, and S141 offer thermal stability, mechanical rigidity, and interpolation from -60° to +90°. Machines also have dressing spindle or fixed dresser on B-axis and measuring probe on grinding head. X and Z axes are in cross-slide arrangement or cross slide with model-dependent spindle/turret configuration. Respectively, max part length and max workpiece weight (including clamping device) are 11.8 in. and is 220 lb for all machines. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mazak Presents its HYBRID Approach to Additive Manufacturing at RAPID

April 18, 2016

Company combines additive and subtractive processes with multi-tasking part processing FLORENCE, Ky. - Mazak firmly established its position at the forefront of additive manufacturing with the development of HYBRID Multi-Tasking technology, which the company will present at this year’s RAPID Conference and Expo. The event takes place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando,... Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

CNC Machining Services offer expanded capabilities, capacities.

April 18, 2016

Machining services, made possible via Okuma LB45III-C / 2000 CNC machine, cover parts up to 26 in. dia x 80 in. long. Its long, horizontal bed capacity is suited for creating large parts, such as long shafts required by aerospace industry, or long liners required for oil and gas industry.<br /> Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Paints & Coatings, Services

Dymax Dual-Cure Conformal Coating 9482 Received UL Certifications

April 14, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Dual Cure 9482 has received certification against the UL Flammability and Electrical standards for materials used in printed wiring boards. This UV curable conformal coating, specially formulated to cure in shadowed areas underneath components on printed circuit boards, has met UL 746-E (electricals) and UL 94-V0 ( flammability) testing. Formulated with UV... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Services

Gemini and Duets by Gemini to Exhibit at International Sign Expo April 21-23

April 14, 2016

Cannon Falls, MN – Gemini will be showcasing its latest letter, logo and plaque wholesale manufacturing capabilities as well as its Duets by Gemini line of plastic ADA and engraving sheet stock at the upcoming International Sign Expo (ISA). The ISA Sign Expo, to be held April 21-23 in Orlando, Florida, is the largest gathering of sign and graphics professionals in the world. Gemini,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

National Bronze Mfg. Co. Expands Machining Capacity

April 14, 2016

Roseville, MI – National Bronze Mfg. Co., a leading manufacturer of bronze bushings, bearings, and machined components, is pleased to announce the acquisition of a state of the art Okuma CNC Turning Center. The high performance machinery combines pin point accuracy with state of the art automation technology to give National Bronze Mfg. a competitive advantage. The new equipment will allow... Read More