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3D Systems Brings New Digital Literacy to USA Science and Engineering Festival

- 21st century classroom tools featured include Cube®, Sense™, Touch™ - 3D printing technology creates new digital literacy for America's students ROCK HILL, S.C.Â- – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will be bringing its 3D PRINTING 2.0 capabilities to the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington, D.C. At this event 3DS will demonstrate how 21st century...

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Software

Industrie Paris 2014: SPRING Technologies Wins "Special Mention Prize" for Innovation

Journalists and manufacturers choose WYSIWYC® for the special award, a 3D mobile and synchronized CNC simulation solution Paris – SPRING Technologies, vendor of solutions that enable manufacturers to get full value from their CNC machine tools, reducing production costs and speeding up their processes, has just won this year's Innovation Trophies Special Mention Prize" at the Industrie...

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High-Impact Nylon 6 for Industrial Hammer Tips Endures Rugged Metal-Pounding Use While Bypassing Lengthy Post-Molding Step
Nylon

High-Impact Nylon 6 for Industrial Hammer Tips Endures Rugged Metal-Pounding Use While Bypassing Lengthy Post-Molding Step

Custom Molder Austmould Uses Chemlon® 280 Nylon 6 from Teknor Apex Asia Pacific to Produce the Tips for Hammers that Must Absorb the Shock of Repeated Blows MOORABBIN, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA - A toughened nylon 6 compound from Teknor Apex Asia Pacific Pte Ltd. has enabled custom molder Austmould Pty Ltd. to injection mold tips for industrial deadblow hammers that withstand rigorous impact...

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Chop Saw (14 in.) can dry cut metal pipe, plate, and profiles.
Blades

Chop Saw (14 in.) can dry cut metal pipe, plate, and profiles.

Without requiring lubrication or manual deburring, Model 9435 Premium Super Dry Cutter saws up to 6 in.Â- depth at 90° in stainless steel, ferrous and non-ferrous metal, plastic, aluminum, and more. Bevel cuts up to 4 ¾ in. at 45° can be achieved with quick-release, heavy-duty vise, and 19 A, 115 V motor delivers free cutting speed of 1,400 rpm. Supplied...

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Pick-and-Place System supports small batch assembly.
Robots

Pick-and-Place System supports small batch assembly.

Running under Windows 8, Pantera X features enhanced X-vision systemÂ- that optimizes image processing for small chip components and complements on-the-fly laser centering feature. Digital image top camera enables image recording of fiducials, optimizing detection of PCB alignment. In addition to intelligent and motorized individual feeders, configurations with FLX/CLM...

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Pennsylvania Etching Shop First in North America to Own World's Largest Laser-Texturing Machine
Machining Centers

Pennsylvania Etching Shop First in North America to Own World's Largest Laser-Texturing Machine

Custom Etch can now add surface textures to extra-large workpieces LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – To grow capacity for its texturing operations, Custom Etch Inc. recently purchased a GF Machining Solutions LASER 4000 5Ax, the world's largest 5-axis laser-texturing system. It is the first shop in North America to own this machine that adds a variety of flawless textures to oversized workpieces that are...

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Gleason Gear Solutions Forum Attracts Visitors from 30 Countries
Grinders

Gleason Gear Solutions Forum Attracts Visitors from 30 Countries

ROCHESTER, New York, USAÂ- – Gleason Corporation today announced the completion of the Gear Solutions Forum at its Gleason-Pfauter facility in Ludwigsburg Germany, April 1-3, 2014.  Gleason hosted approximately 600 visitors from 30 countries over a three day period with a comprehensive display of the latest technologies in gear production and a series of leading experts from the...

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Viprene® TPVs Formulated to Reduce Processing Cost
Rubber

Viprene® TPVs Formulated to Reduce Processing Cost

APS Elastomers' high performance Viprene® TPV (thermoplastic vulcanizates)Â-  are stable and can be processed in a wide temperature range without showing signs of degradation.  Our Viprene® TPV is formulated to reduce processing cost by obtaining lower viscosity; allowing shorter fill time, longer flow paths, and lower injection pressure," says Stephane Morin, owner of...

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Furnaces

Megamet and Linde to Recap Latest on 'Best Practice' for Controlling Carbon Potential of Sintering Atmospheres

Murray Hill & New Providence, N.J., U.S. – Megamet Solid Metals, Inc. (St. Louis) will summarize a 'Best Practice' that provides optimum carbon control in the sintering process of injection-molded powder metal parts. The practice involves advanced monitoring and control of the carbon potential" in the sintering atmosphere using the patented C-potential control technology with the...

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Horizon Industries adds Plasma Cutting Services to increase Its Metal Fabricating Capacity
Cutting Services

Horizon Industries adds Plasma Cutting Services to increase Its Metal Fabricating Capacity

Horizon Industries, Inc, located in Columbia, Pa, has added the High Definition AKS Mastercut Plasma Cutter to add to its fabrication capabilities. We work with aluminum, carbon steel and stainless steel to capacities of up to 6-foot x 12-foot long sheets. Designed and manufactured in the USA , the Accu-Kut CNC Plasma Cutter offers near-laser cut quality and accuracy at a fraction of the...

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