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Productivity Never Grows Old at Canadian Fab Shop

Tactical advantages of decades-old laser, brake and shear bolster business plan for Canadian fab shop Guelph, Ontario - Other than conversation pieces, what's the value in having decades-old machine tools occupy valuable floor space in a modern fab shop? The answer is Plenty!" according to Ken Lennox, provided the machines are in suitable roles and were originally built with "the right stuff."...

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Turbines

Siemens Subsea Products Adopts All-Electric Tube Bending for Production of Subsea Hydraulic Flying Leads

Siemens Subsea Products has chosen an all-electric tube bender from Unison to improve the quality and speed the production of the small-bore hydraulic tubes it uses on subsea hydraulic flying leads with Multiple Quick Connections (MQC), Cobra Heads and associated offshore oil and gas recovery equipment. The tubes feature complex bends of extremely high accuracy, and until now the company has...

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Electric Press Brake provides 88 tons of bending force.
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Electric Press Brake provides 88 tons of bending force.

Powered by dual electric motors, Xcite 80 E offers seamless speed transitions without lag times. Fast Bend+ safety system enablesÂ- upper tool to be positioned very close to metal sheet without placing operator in any danger. Providing speed, power, and constant pressure along entire bending length, Force Dynamic Drive ensures that minimal deflections occur in both upper and lower beam,...

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Lazer Safe Press Brake Guarding Systems
Machinery Guards

Lazer Safe Press Brake Guarding Systems

This September saw the publication of the new ANSI B11.3 - 2012 standard for press brakes. A key addition to the standard is the inclusion of close proximity point of operation safeguarding devices. Also known as Laser AOPD, the technology behind these devices was relatively new to the global press brake market ten years ago and at the time of the last B11.3 review in 2002 Laser AOPD systems were...

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LVD Strippit Precision Hydraulic Press Brake with Easy-Form® Laser Adaptive Bending System on Display at FABTECH
Miscellaneous Controls

LVD Strippit Precision Hydraulic Press Brake with Easy-Form® Laser Adaptive Bending System on Display at FABTECH

Akron, NY - LVD Strippit will display an Easy-Form® 135/30 servo-controlled press brake featuring the Easy-Form® Laser adaptive bending system at FABTECH, booth C3937. The Easy-Form press brake is part of the PPEB Series of press brakes available in working lengths from 5' to 50' (1.5 to 15 m) with tonnages up to 3000 tons. LVD Strippit's Easy-Form and PPEB series of precision press...

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Press Brake integrates automated tool changer unit.
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Press Brake integrates automated tool changer unit.

Intended for small to medium batch production, ToolCell Hydraulic Press Brake features 10 ft configuration with bending force of 150 tons. Library of top and bottom tooling isÂ- housed within tooling stadium located under machine’s backgauge. Gripper design, built into machine’s backgauge finger, allows backgauge to serve as tool changer mechanism. Equipped with Touch-B 19 in....

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Mitsubishi to Introduce Fiber Laser Technology at Fabtech
Lasers

Mitsubishi to Introduce Fiber Laser Technology at Fabtech

Wood Dale, IL - Mitsubishi will unveil a brand new Fiber Laser line at Fabtech 2012, to be held in Las Vegas Nov. 12-14. There are plenty of fiber laser systems available out there, but you've never seen one like this before. The revolutionary new 3015 NX-F Fiber Laser will come standard with a fiber laser oscillator, a z-axis linear drive, head preset auto-focus processing, a 64-bit NC with...

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Diversified Plastics offers Faster Production Times with Addition of New Machinery

New tooling equipment, including new rotoline oven, reinforces company's commitment to best-in-class customer service Latta, S.C. - Diversified Plastics, Inc., a leading manufacturer of material handling containers and plastic carts, has expanded the capabilities of its manufacturing process with the addition of several new pieces of high performance machinery, including a new, state-of-the-art...

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Bystronic Inc. Introduces New Products at Fabtech
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Bystronic Inc. Introduces New Products at Fabtech

(Elgin, IL) - Bystronic Inc., Elgin IL will introduce new products to their Laser, Bending and Software product lines during Fabtech, November 12-14, 2012, in Las Vegas, NV. In addition, the new Bystronic Xpert, equipped with never before seen features, will demonstrate even faster and easier operations than ever before. With the world's most comprehensive database in material bend allowances and...

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Delivery Equipment That Really Delivers
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Delivery Equipment That Really Delivers

Are you in need of safer, more efficient transportation equipment? Do you feel like your delivery equipment could really use an upgrade? Check out this video, and learn about Halo Ramp Company's patented safety platforms, and how they help you bypass your trickiest delivery challenges.

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