Forming Machinery

Leading Healthcare and Cosmetics Products Contract Packer Broadens Activities with the Help of Ridat
Miscellaneous Stackers

Leading Healthcare and Cosmetics Products Contract Packer Broadens Activities with the Help of Ridat

August 2007 Leading Healthcare and Cosmetics Products Contract Packer Broadens Activities With the Help of Ridat Springdew Ltd - the leading contract packer of consumer healthcare, pharmaceutical, cosmetics, and toiletries products, located near Swansea, Wales - is to broaden its activities with a Â-£50,000 investment in forming, cutting and stacking machinery manufactured by the Ridat...

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Stiffeners

ATK & CNIM Team on Demonstration and Evaluation Program for Composite Stiffener Structures

ATK AUTOMATED STIFFENERS FORMING MACHINE DESIGNED FOR NEXT-GENERATION AIRCRAFT MINNEAPOLIS and PARIS, June 18 / / -- Alliant Techsystems (NYSE:ATK) has entered into an agreement with CNIM of Paris for a technology development program to supply composite stiffeners for use on next-generation aircraft programs. In addition to signing the agreement, ATK and CNIM announced today that they have...

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Packers

New Slipstream(TM) LS Pinless Metering Reduces Costs While Increasing Efficiencies

Douglas' new mid-speed Slipstream(TM) LS Pinless Metering uses electronic motion controls and patented slipsheet technology to reduce costs and increase efficiencies. The Slipstream(TM) LS features tool-free changeovers in the metering section and fewer parts for less maintenance and faster changeovers resulting in higher overall operating efficiencies. Patented slipsheet technology eliminates...

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Modular Forming Units for Flexible Automation and System Integration
Forming Machinery

Modular Forming Units for Flexible Automation and System Integration

Taumel offers a wide range of single tool and multi-point Orbital Forming Units for automated parts assembly. These units, operated by remote-control panels are used as flexible work cells or can be built into automated systems or multi-station assembly lines. The multi-point forming systems for increased productivity can hold any number of tools in random patterns, as close as 3/16 in. apart....

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Forming Machinery

Wexxar Packaging Introduces New Series of Fully Automatic Case Formers

VANCOUVER, B.C.--Wexxar Packaging, a division of Pro Mach, will introduce its new WF series of fully automatic case formers at Pack Expo in Chicago (Booth # N4034) this month. The new WF20 and WF30 fully automatic case formers raise the standards for ease of use, case forming quality and customer value. Both the WF20 and WF30 feature a new case squaring system and an enhanced Pin & Dome system...

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Forming Machinery

New Aluminum Stretch Former To Manufacture Aircraft Components in China

Erie, PA - January 2007 - Erie Press Systems has shipped a 440t aluminum sheet stretch forming machine to Changhe Aircraft Industries in Jiangxi Province, China. The press, scheduled for start-up in March 2007, will be used to form fuselage sections for the company's new series helicopters. Sheet stretch forming machines developed by Erie Press are used in the aerospace, defense and rail car...

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Fastening Systems

Welcome a New Fastening Process - Rollerform

Rollerforming puts a unique spin on joining materials together! Orbitform has developed another robust, highly valuable joining process to compliment its orbital forming product line. Rollerforming uses multiple rollers mounted on a rotating spindle to gently smooth and form material into a seamless, solid form. The rollers intersect the workpiece on a precise contact line, gradually moving...

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Thread and Form Rolling System offers automated operation.
Forming Machinery

Thread and Form Rolling System offers automated operation.

Integrating Fanuc robot with Kinefac® MC-15 FI CNC Kine-Roller®, Robo Roller production system is designed for rolling threads, knurls, worms, and other forms on bolts, shafts, and similar parts. It lets users utilize automated rolling from pallet system, bulk feed unit, hopper feed, manual load-unload station, or in conveyorized system. Machine handles parts weighing up to 3 lb, and...

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Forming Machinery

Pressure Forming Machine performs large volume production.

Designed for repetitive production of plastic items, model 1610 APF (automatic pressure former) incorporates in-tool cutting and automatic stacking. Maximum forming area measures 16 x 10 in., and operating speed is adjustable from 8-50 cycles/min. Finished products are cleared from tool by air blast, and skeletal waste is wound onto rewind unit. Heating process is spread over 6 index pitches with...

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Packers

Tray Packers utilize servo technology.

Available as stand-alone unit or integrated with shrink-wrapper, Series T-30 features open design for access to product, materials, and machine components. Units include quick-release change parts to facilitate changeovers, low level magazine, and speeds up to 30 trays/min.

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