Appleton Mfg. Division Delivers Custom Butt Roll Slabber
Materials Feeders

Appleton Mfg. Division Delivers Custom Butt Roll Slabber

Neenah, WIÂ- – In 2013, we delivered an integrated, partially automated Slabber XLA to a customer. Soon after, the customer asked us to help improve what was largely a manual process for recovering material and cores from butt rolls. The customer wanted a manual loading process, but also wanted a powered solution for removing the material in order to improve safety and productivity....

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Count On Tools Inc. Announces APEX Special
Parts Feeders

Count On Tools Inc. Announces APEX Special

GAINESVILLE, GA -- Count On Tools Inc. (COT), a leading provider of precision components and SMT spare parts, announces two limited time specials for the IPC APEX EXPO. Effective immediately, all STRIPFEEDER .mod V2 kits are 20 percent off and all ezLOAD modules are buy two, get one free through April 30, 2014. To redeem the offer, mention coupon code APEX14. Â-  The new STRIPFEEDER systems...

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Feeders and Feed Systems

32 Eriez® Feeder Models Now Available for Shipment within Five Days

Erie, PA -- Feeders Fast, a part of the popular EriezXpress™ quick-ship program, offers 32 Eriez® Feeder models with stock components for shipment within five days from order date for customers with approved credit. With available tray sizes beginning at 80 square inches (516 cmÂ-²) and ranging all the way up to 504 (3252 cm²) square inches and capacities as high as 22 tons...

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AC Motor Controllers and Drives

Embedded Servo Drive Boosts Speed of Smart Friction Feeders for Packaging Lines

Braunschweig, GermanyÂ- – An embedded servo drive from Metronix is providing an economic upgrade path for Pfankuch Machinery - one of the world's leading manufacturers of friction feeder systems for inserting leaflets and products into sales packaging. Metronix's smart drive has allowed Pfankuch to increase the speed of its latest friction feeder - the SmartFeeder - by 50% while also...

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At Wire 2014, Maguire Will Offer a Comprehensive Portfolio of Systems for Raw Material Management and Extrusion Control
Miscellaneous Controls

At Wire 2014, Maguire Will Offer a Comprehensive Portfolio of Systems for Raw Material Management and Extrusion Control

Proven Systems Help Save Costs of Polymer Compounds and Additives, Increase Productivity, and Enhance Control and Documentation of Wire and Cable Quality TAMWORTH, STAFFORDSHIRE, UK –Â- At Wire Düsseldorf, Maguire Europe will introduce a wide-ranging portfolio of technologies that enable manufacturers to save costs while ensuring compliance with the stringent electrical and physical...

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Parts Feeders

Precision Mini Rhinobar Bar Feeder Puts a Charge into High-Speed, Ultra Small-Stock Production

Designed for use with Swiss-style CNC screw machines and small, fixed- or sliding-head lathes, hydrodynamic bar feeder centers and feeds up to 12-foot (3.6 m) long bar stock as small as 0.04 inches (1 mm) diameter. LEXINGTON, Ky – Lexair's Mini Rhinobar® bar feeder automatically centers and feeds small-diameter bar stock to maximize the productivity of Swiss-style CNC screw machines and...

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Pick-and-Place Machine with Integrated Solder Paste Jet Printer
Assembly Machinery

Pick-and-Place Machine with Integrated Solder Paste Jet Printer

Essemtec AG presents its new SMT production centre for the first time at productronica in Munich. Jetting of solder paste instead of printing saves costs for stencils and enhances the production flexibility especially for lower to midsize volumes. Until today, separate machines have to be bought to fulfil this requirement. Essemtec is merging their dispensing and pick-and-place know how of the...

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Universal Features Fuzion Solutions at Productronica 2013
Parts Feeders

Universal Features Fuzion Solutions at Productronica 2013

Versatile platform portfolio optimizes efficiency to boost productivity and lower costs in all manufacturing environments. Universal Instruments is bringing its award-winning Fuzion™ solutions to the European market at Productronica 2013 in Munich, Germany, November 12 – 15. On Hall A2, Booth 435, the company will showcase customer-focused solutions that maximize return on investment by...

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Blow-Through Feeder/Airlock optimizes conveyed throughput.
Rotary Airlocks

Blow-Through Feeder/Airlock optimizes conveyed throughput.

BT Series ensure optimal bulk density and throughput of hard-to-convey materials, such as fine powders and flakes, in high-pressure pneumatic conveying applications. With integrated vent port on return side of valve housing that automatically vents air leakage, design decreases excess aeration of material during conveying. Eight-vane rotary valve design also reduces air leakage and maximizes flow...

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Parts Feeders

Parts Feeder eliminates production interruption.

Accommodating wide range of part sizes and shapes, G-Flex Feeder features large-capacity hopper that can be refilled on-the-fly andÂ- feeder table that recirculates parts, preventing over-accumulation and part bunch ups. Unlike traditional feeder bowls, G-Flex is highly tolerant of process contamination, including oily parts and chips. Stand-alone solution fits most applications and requires...

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Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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