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Construction Equipment and Supplies

Metal Compactor Briquettor delivers 8:1 compaction ratio.

With output capacity up to 1,200 lb/hr of aluminum chips, Chipmunk 1200FL compacts ferrous and non-ferrous chips into dense 3Â-½ x 1¼ in. briquettes. It can also compact steel/ductile iron chips at rate of 2,300 lb/hr. Producing up to 50,000 psi compaction force, Model 1200FL transforms metalworking chips into dense, dry pucks. Front-load design utilizes hydraulically driven infeed...

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5C Holder allows machining of any custom angle.
Machinery & Machining Tools

5C Holder allows machining of any custom angle.

Available for mounting in any Kurt 6 in. vise, 5C Angle Boss (Model No. K5CVMAB) is manually clamped 5C fixture that allows machining of any custom angle desired or 24 precision indexes (±2 arc-min) using mount's index pin. Setup requires user to clamp 5C fixture using 1Â-¼ in. thick ground steel jaws, and parts can be clamped/unclamped using 5C clamp screw. Solution accepts 3¼...

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Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Omnitool, Inc. Reduces Machining Center Need from 2 Machines to 1 Using New Kurt VB 5X100 Schenke 5.1 Clamping System -- 3D Roughing and Face-Milling Operations Performed at 270 In/Min

Minneapolis, Minnesota: One setup on one machining center does it all - high speed, 5-axis roughing, face-milling and tapping operations to create the intricate three dimensional features of a custom mold cavity. Production time is reduced up to 50 percent. Previously, the mold's upper and lower surfaces were machined on a vertical machining center, then moved to a horizontal machine for...

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Kurt to Exhibit New USB Data Collection & Control Module and 5-Axis Vise Clamping System at Quality Expo 2007,Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Booth -7804
Controls & Controllers

Kurt to Exhibit New USB Data Collection & Control Module and 5-Axis Vise Clamping System at Quality Expo 2007,Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Booth -7804

Minneapolis, MN: Kurt's 2007 Quality Expo Exhibit will feature new ways to improve quality and productivity using the KurtUSB Data Collection and Control Module and the Kurt VB 5AX100 Schenke 5.1 Clamping System for 5-axis machining. There is a natural synergy between these and all of Kurt's workholding and gaging products," reports Larry Frandson, Kurt Vice President of Administration. "For the...

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Workholding System eliminates operator setup errors.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Workholding System eliminates operator setup errors.

Designed for all horizontal and vertical machining centers, VB DockLock zero-point workholding system is available in heavy-duty, automatic, standard, and custom models. It provides repeatable positioning accuracy to ±0.0002 in. on typical part runs. Consisting of hydraulic actuated locking cylinder, system instantly aligns and locks vise or fixture with clamp down force of 2,800 lb/locking...

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Mechanical Power Transmission

Super Torquer Reduces Machined Clutch System Component Costs by 65 Percent Utilizing Four Kurt HD Vises -- Setup with Quick Change Jaws Hold 40 Components for Highest Density Machining

Little Falls, Minnesota: Four Kurt HDM6 double station vises mounted side by side on a vertical milling machine (VMC) gave Super Torquer Systems, Inc. reduced part machining costs of 65 percent utilizing quick change jaws and some intuitive process planning by the company's owners, Randy and Cindy Nouis. Randy and Cindy Nouis designed the clutch parts, which received a huge industry response...

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Manual Vise is offered in 4 inch capacity model.
Portable Tools

Manual Vise is offered in 4 inch capacity model.

Intended for smaller machining projects, HDLM4 features 2 clamping stations, provides repeatable clamping to 0.001 in., and delivers up to 6,316 lb of clamping force at 70 lb of torque. It has adjustable pre-load design with rigid 80,000 psi ductile iron body and precision-machined steel components. For flexibility, it is available with quick change machinable aluminum, cast iron, and hard jaws....

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USB Module accepts signals from different types of sensors.
Controls & Controllers

USB Module accepts signals from different types of sensors.

With internal PLC, KurtUSB MLX (Multifunctional LVDT eXtra) modular building block processes input from various electrical signals and provides programmable responses for automatic operation through discrete outputs and stepper motors. MLX offers USB 2.0 connectivity for LVDT data rates up to 40,000 readings/sec, and features 4 multiport channels. Product offers ladder logic processing and...

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Clamping System is designed for 5-axis machining centers.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Clamping System is designed for 5-axis machining centers.

Providing up to 40 kN clamping force, Model VB 5 AX 100 allows high speed, continuous 5-axis cutting motion of sculptured surfaces, pockets, and other 3D features in single clamping setup. System eliminates jaw deflection and/or part misalignment during machining operations. Features include clamping width of 2-236 mm, clamping depth of 8 mm, and height above machine table of 175 mm with extended...

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Kurt's New High Density HDL Vises And Towers And DockLock Zero-Point Positioning System Will Be Exhibited
Machinery & Machining Tools

Kurt's New High Density HDL Vises And Towers And DockLock Zero-Point Positioning System Will Be Exhibited

At IMTS 2006, McCormick Place, Booth E-2749 Minneapolis, Minnesota: Kurt's 2006 IMTS Exhibit will feature new ways to improve machining productivity with a full of array of workholding products that provide precise repeatable part clamping solutions for a broad range of manufacturing applications. New HDL Double Station Vises And ClusterTowers(TM) Have Machinable Quick Change Jaws For Flexible...

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