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Motek 2009: Solutions for the Future
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Motek 2009: Solutions for the Future

(Derendingen, 26/10/2009) At Motek 2009 in Stuttgart, Montech introduced the latest innovations for the Montrac transport system, belt conveyors and automation components. At the Montech stand, visitors showed great interest for the heavy-load shuttle, the new generation of shuttles and the new Basic belt conveyor. High attendance at the stand and the tangible interest of visitors prove that...

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Optimized Intralogistics with Montrac
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Optimized Intralogistics with Montrac

(Derendingen, 5/10/2009) The Montrac transport system by the Swiss company Montech optimizes intralogistic operations and increases productivity. The issue of intralogistics is becoming more and more important," says Yves Dicke, Manager Montrac of Montech. More and more companies are willing to deploy automated solutions to transfer small plastic parts produced by their injection molding presses....

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Astech Underground Improves Overall Productivity Levels with Wheelabrator Wire Mesh Belt System

Burlington, ON - (September 15, 2009) - Astech Underground, based in Loudon, Tennessee, builds Astech brand utility trenchers, vibratory plows and horizontal directional drilling machines, Trencor® brand trenchers and American Augers brand boring machines and drilling equipment. To prepare surfaces including edges of laser cut sheets and plates for coating, Astech Underground purchased a...

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Low Profile Belt Conveyors offer tool-less belt changes.
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Low Profile Belt Conveyors offer tool-less belt changes.

Constructed with single-piece extruded aluminum frame, Automation Series AS40 and AS65 handle speeds up to 400 fpm and loads up to 120 lb. Widths are available in increments from 2-24 in. and lengths range from 18 in. to 13 ft. Pivot(TM) rotatable drive technology on AS40 end drive conveyors allows drive to be rotated in field to almost any position, while AS65 center drive conveyors feature...

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Conveyor controls PCB warpage during selective soldering.
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Conveyor controls PCB warpage during selective soldering.

To ensure repeatable selective soldering process, SMART Conveyor automatically senses and adjusts to printed circuit board size, then crowds PCB for snug fit to ensure accurate board location. Conveyor then automatically clamps two parallel edges and re-sizes holding area while exerting gentle pressure that eliminates board shape issues.

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Montech: News and Proven Solutions at Motek 2009
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Montech: News and Proven Solutions at Motek 2009

(Derendingen, 03/08/2009) At Motek 2009 in Stuttgart, Montech is introducing a new generation of shuttles and a heavy-load version, the new TB conveyor family, the Basic belt conveyors and the full range of automation components. The new-generation shuttles are specifically designed for large-scale intralogistic projects. The shuttles can travel up to 60 m/min and carry heavy weights, while so...

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Low-Profile Belt Conveyors utilize nosebar tail.
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Low-Profile Belt Conveyors utilize nosebar tail.

Available on all standard Automation Series conveyor widths ranging from 2-24 in., nosebar tail offers 11 mm outer belt diameter, that, when placed end to end, minimizes gap between conveyors, enabling small parts to pass without becoming trapped. Tail is compatible with both pushing and pulling applications and is capable of speeds up to 125 fpm.

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Industry-Specific Solutions from Montech
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Industry-Specific Solutions from Montech

Derendingen (29/07/2009) At the EU Photovoltaic show in Hamburg, the Swiss company Montech AG is introducing specific solutions for the transport and handling of wafers, cells and carriers. Wafer belt conveyors, discharge belts, conveyors with lifting units, vacuum belts, waste extraction belts, process belts and centering belts will be under the spotlight in Stand 29 in Hall B1G. The key benefit...

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Chip Disposal and Coolant Cleaning Become Competitive Tools in One Company's Approach to Cast Iron Machining
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Chip Disposal and Coolant Cleaning Become Competitive Tools in One Company's Approach to Cast Iron Machining

Coolant has long been a critical element in machining operations and its importance continues to grow. The increased speeds and higher metal removal rates of today's newer machines create more chips, placing increased demands on the coolant and on associated chip removal and coolant filtration equipment. Many machining operations have moved to high-pressure coolant systems for faster chip removal...

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Belt Conveyors feature rotatable drives.
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Belt Conveyors feature rotatable drives.

Featuring low-profile design, Automation Series Conveyors have Pivot rotatable drives that can be positioned to avoid product on conveyor belt or obstructions caused by integrated machines. To change position, users loosen 2 set screws, rotate drive, and retighten screws. Timing belt inside guard transfers torque from motor to conveyor's drive pulley. Capable of belt speeds up to 400 fpm, Pivot...

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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)
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Basalt America Announces Stronger, Lighter, and Corrosion-Free FRP's (Fiber Reinforced Polymers)

Fiber Reinforced Polymers (FRP), represents a truly groundbreaking advancement in structural reinforcement. Lightweight, strong, and green, they are changing the way the construction industry thinks about rebar. Unlike steel, FRPs don't rust and are far stronger than standard rebar. To learn why Fiber Reinforced Polymers are poised to change the way the world builds, see our video.

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