Custom Manufacturing Services

Astro Machine Works Adds Vibratory Stress Relieving Service for Increased Quality Control
Handling Equipment

Astro Machine Works Adds Vibratory Stress Relieving Service for Increased Quality Control

Ephrata, PAÂ- – Astro Machine Works, Inc., located in Ephrata, PA is constantly adding capabilities to better service its customers and to insure exceptional quality control. The Meta-Lax Stress Relief removes thermal stress from metal parts. Thermal stress can be caused by sharp temperature drops in metal, creating problems of distortion and premature cracking. This...

Read More »
Jenoptik Shows Laser Machine for Innovative 3D-Metal Working in Essen, Germany.
Cutting Services

Jenoptik Shows Laser Machine for Innovative 3D-Metal Working in Essen, Germany.

From September 16th to the 21st the Lasers and Material Processing Division of Jenoptik presents at the trade fair SCHWEISSEN & SCHNEIDEN (WELDING & CUTTING) their innovative solution for 3D-metal working: The JENOPTIK-VOTAN® BIM enables maximum throughput and precision in the smallest of spaces. At the trade fair SCHWEISSEN & SCHNEIDEN, exhibit booth C122 in Hall 6, Jenoptik will show...

Read More »
Laser Tube Cutting System handles small to medium-sized tubes.
Cutting Services

Laser Tube Cutting System handles small to medium-sized tubes.

Equipped with 1 kW IPG fiber laser, Lasertube LT5 cuts stainless steel up to 4 mm thick, mild steel up to 6 mm, aluminum and brass up to 3 mm, and copper up to 2 mm. Compared to CO2 laser, fiber laser offers optimized energy efficiency while eliminating routine maintenance and optical beam alignments. Automated cuttingÂ- system can handle round tubes up to 120 mm in diameter, square tubes up...

Read More »
Custom Overmold is available for Molex® XRC connectors.
Molding Services

Custom Overmold is available for Molex® XRC connectors.

Custom overmold, available for IP67-rated andÂ- waterproof Molex® XRC (Extra Rugged Circular) connectors, integrates solid rib strain relief and custom recessed grooves that promote additional grip. Along with providing additional rugged protection to connector, this aesthetic encapsulation helps reduce stress on internal connections that...

Read More »
Low Viscosity, Two Component Epoxy Has an Extended Working Life and Low Exotherm
Epoxies

Low Viscosity, Two Component Epoxy Has an Extended Working Life and Low Exotherm

Suitable for large castings, Master Bond EP21LVSP6 combines a low viscosity and low exotherm with a working life of 3-5 hours. It can also be used for bonding, sealing and coating applications in aerospace, electronic, electrical, optical and other specialty industries. This two part epoxy offers has a non-critical one to one mix ratio, by weight or volume and its processing is facilitated with...

Read More »
Machining

Makino Technology Expo 2013 to Feature Speakers and Demonstrations on Techniques That Enhance Manufacturing Productivity

Biennial event to be held Sept. 11 and 12 at Makino's Technology Center in Auburn Hills, Mich. Auburn Hills, MichiganÂ- – Makino is pleased to announce a two-day event giving attendees the opportunity to learn about new manufacturing processes, techniques, philosophies and strategies vital to transforming their business for greater success in the global marketplace. The Makino Technology...

Read More »
Molding Services

Ticona Polymer and Processing Expertise Helps Rodon Deliver Successes, Including K'NEX® Toys

Florence, Ky., Sulzbach, Germany, Shanghai, PR China – Ticona, the engineering polymers business of Celanese Corporation, and The Rodon Group, a 57-year-old custom injection molder, are marking 30 years of cooperation that has resulted in successful products, including the K'NEX® building toy system made with Celcon® acetal copolymer (POM). We started with Ticona in the early '80s,"...

Read More »
Molds

Rotational Molding Utilized Increasingly for Product Conversion

Rotational molding is being utilized to convert products made out of other materials into polyethylene. Fiberglass, metals such as aluminum and steel, as well as other types of plastic applications are all being redesigned to be rotomolded. Rotationally molded products have a variety of advantages including longer lifespan, durability, lower maintenance costs and ease of repair. Polyethylene's...

Read More »
SolidCAM Sets New Standard for CAM Software at EMO 2013
Software

SolidCAM Sets New Standard for CAM Software at EMO 2013

As always, the EMO tradeshow is a great opportunity for SolidCAM to present its best and latest developments in machining. At EMO 2013 it will be demonstrating its new SolidCAM 2013 SP2 version that includes some of the best features and improvements yet. SolidCAM 2013 SP2 has more than 100 new enhancements across all its modules: iMachining 2D 3D, 2.5D Milling, HSS, HSR/HSM, Sim 5X, Turning,...

Read More »
At K 2013, Teknor Apex Will Announce a Restructuring of TPE Brands Reflecting a Wider Product Portfolio in Europe
Rubber

At K 2013, Teknor Apex Will Announce a Restructuring of TPE Brands Reflecting a Wider Product Portfolio in Europe

For a Given Application, Customers Often Will Be Able to Choose ‘Precisely the Best Compound’ from Multiple TPE Types Now Offered by Teknor Apex GELEEN, THE NETHERLANDS – At K 2013, Teknor Apex Company will introduce a restructuring of its well-known thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) brands that will enable it to serve as a single source of multiple compounds for European plastics processors in...

Read More »
Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures
Sponsored

Locon Sensors Withstand Extreme Temperatures

Locon Sensor Systems offer robust sensor solutions for even the most severe environmental conditions. Their line of high-temp inductive sensors and their cylindrical photoelectric series can operate in temperatures up to 250 degrees Celsius. See our video to learn more.

Read More »

All Topics