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Universal Plastics Completes Installation of HASS Vertical Milling Machine

Provides streamline tooling for more competitive thermoforming of clamshell packaging Holyoke, MA - Universal Plastics has completed purchase and installation of a new HASS VM3 CNC Vertical milling machine. The milling machine is equipped with a 40" X 26" bed, 25" of vertical travel, and a 24 tool change. "This machine combined with new CAD/CAM software allows us to direct machine tools for thin...

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Fast Prototyping Helps Appliance Maker Change the Look of the Modern Kitchen
Doors

Fast Prototyping Helps Appliance Maker Change the Look of the Modern Kitchen

A shift in consumer demand and a quick response by a major appliance maker presented a series of challenges for prototyping firm. When consumer tastes change, appliance manufacturers have to respond. That was the case when stainless steel refrigerators came into vogue. Aided by their frequent appearance on home decorating TV shows, appliances with stainless steel outer panels, particularly...

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Flowmeters

Alden and Rennasonic Team to Offer Turbine Performance Measurement

Fluid flow and environmental consulting company, Alden will join hydroturbine performance measuring expert Rennasonic to offer services to a full range of sites and facilities. Holden, MA, USA March 12, 2010- In order to address turbine performance measurement needs for sites and facilities with short penstocks and other complicating factors, Rennasonic has teamed with Alden. The use of the dye...

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Free Reconditioning with WIDIA(TM) Solid-Carbide Drills
Grinding Services

Free Reconditioning with WIDIA(TM) Solid-Carbide Drills

(LATROBE, PA) - For a limited time, customers that purchase a new WIDIA(TM) solid-carbide drill are eligible for a free drill reconditioning. The free reconditioning is good for eligible drills purchased through June 30, 2010. (Customers have until September 30, 2010 to redeem the cards). WIDIA's a world leader in milling inserts and end mills - now's a great time to try our drills and holemaking...

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Gold Plating for Space Programs
Plating Services

Gold Plating for Space Programs

Epner Technology is a leading plating and coating service. Precious metal plating and gold plating to NIST reflectance standards is Epner's specialty. With over 90 years of electro and electroless plating experience Epner is ISO 9001:2000 and NADCAP certified. Epner showcasing radiation shield for a space based system with a laser gold finish. This large radiation shield started life as a 30'...

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Precision Glass & Optics Offers Precision Optics for Military Apps
Optics

Precision Glass & Optics Offers Precision Optics for Military Apps

Santa Ana, CA - Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O), an expert in optical manufacturing for 25 years, offers advanced thin film coatings, commercial optics, and precision optics (standard and customized) for military and defense applications. The in-house facility specializes in plano optical components, from prisms to windows, beamsplitters, light pipes, optical mirrors and retro-reflectors. PG&O...

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Process Allows Nanoscale MEMS to be created inside CMOS wafer.
Fabrication Services

Process Allows Nanoscale MEMS to be created inside CMOS wafer.

NanoEMS(TM) technology enables construction of nanoscale MEMS (Micro Electro Mechanical Systems) within structure of actual CMOS wafer itself using standard, high-volume CMOS lines. Existing metal layers in CMOS wafer are used to form MEMS structure via standard mask techniques, and Inter Metal Dielectric is etched away using vapour HF. Etching uses equipment already available for volume...

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Machining

Russia's United Aircraft Corporation Launches Commercial Airliner Production with MAG Profilers and Composites Processing Systems

Systems support launch of MS-21 medium-range airliner. VIPER® automated fiber placement system will be first in Russia. Erlanger, KY - MAG Industrial Automation Systems will supply the first automated composites processing system ordered by the Russian aerospace industry as part of a new sale to Russia's United Aircraft Corporation (UAC). The purchase of three machines - a MAG VIPER® Fiber...

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Boker's Enhances Metal Stamping Capabilities with New Stamping Press for Progressive Tooling
Stamping Services

Boker's Enhances Metal Stamping Capabilities with New Stamping Press for Progressive Tooling

Minneapolis, MN-Boker's, Inc. announces they have added a new 150-ton press that enhances the company's comprehensive metal stamping capabilities. The stamping press performs progressive tooling, accomplishing multiple operations-including stamping, blanking, piercing and forming-at once, decreasing secondary operations and lead times. Along with improving productivity through progressive...

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Sintering Services

Ceralink Receives Phase I Award for Ultra High Temperature Microwave Processing of Ceramics

Troy, New York - Ceralink Inc., a leader in materials engineering and technology commercialization, announced today that it has been awarded a $150,000 Phase I contract by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop an ultra high temperature (>1800°C) microwave sintering process for densifying ceramics for armor and other structural applications. Dr. Holly Shulman, president and chief...

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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money
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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money

Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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