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SMT Hautes Boosts Productivity with Universal's Genesis Series 2

SMT Hautes Technologies, a leading-edge EMS provider, has purchased Universal Instruments' Genesis Series 2 Platforms to comprise a flexible production line at their Montreal, Canada facility. The new Series 2 line is achieving a 20% greater throughput than the company's previous surface mount lines, while also enabling SMT Hautes to perform advanced processes on the same line. Genesis Series 2...

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Machining Centers

VR Machine Adds Two Star CNC Swiss Machines to Increase Screw Machining Capabilities

VR Machine Co., Inc. in York, PA has added two new machines to its operations to increase its capabilities. The Star SB 16 was added about a year ago to our operations. The SB 16 was built to produce complete components out of tough materials at a very high production rate. With its durable construction, fast rapids, improved sub-spindle capability and main/sub spindle phase synchronization. The...

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Precision Stages are made for high-vacuum environments.
Multi Axis Positioning Stages / Tables

Precision Stages are made for high-vacuum environments.

Built with components and hardware selected for ultra high vacuum use (10E-10 torr), model MT105-LM-HV 2-axis (XZ) stage is available with 30 or 50 mm travel. Positioning accuracy is 3 microns, with repeatability of ±0.2 micron. Product can also be provided as classic XY stage without adapter plate or configured as XYZ system. Driven by piezo motor, each stage includes stainless steel...

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Sensors / Detectors / Transducers

Metal Detection System meets pharmaceutical industry standards.

Tablex-PRO, powered by Safeline PowerPhasePRO software, detects particles smaller than 0.2 mm in dia, including stainless steel and irregular shaped contaminants such as slithers of metal and broken sieve wires. Dual level electronic signature log-in system captures and stores all access activities, providing full regulatory compliance with 21 CFR part 11. Inspection process traceability is...

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Electric Honing Systems handle parts up to 8,000 lb.
Honing Equipment

Electric Honing Systems handle parts up to 8,000 lb.

Designed to handle parts with bore ID of 2.5-21 in. and max OD of 24 in., all-electric Models HTA-2100 and HTA-4100 support part lengths up to 6.9 and 13.5 ft, respectively. Width of steel-impregnated polyurethane belt is 1.9 in., providing 20:1 safety factor. Suited for bore resurfacing and repair work, machines feature electronically controlled, 3 hp AC gear motor that powers spindle at 20-300...

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Saw and Track System evens off concrete pilings.
Saws

Saw and Track System evens off concrete pilings.

Capable of cutting accuracy to ±1/16 in., APS-438 Air-Powered Saw and FlexTrack® system features track sections that attach to circumference of pilings and forms from 6 in. dia and up. Trolley with 4 V-grooved stainless steel roll guides moves along track and holds saw with 14 in. fiberglass reinforced abrasive blade that cuts to 5 in. depths. Suited for cutting concrete or highly...

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Thermoforming Equipment

GN 760 Plug-Assist Machine Reduces Material Waste and Cuts Cost for Thermoformed Packaging

CHESTER, NOVA SCOTIA - Amid today's rising cost of materials and the increased focus on sustainability, users of the recently introduced GN 760 plug-assist thermoformer from GN Thermoforming Equipment are able to significantly reduce material waste and realize a major cost savings for a wide range of packaging applications, the company reports. The new cut-in-place machine, introduced last...

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Chucks and Collets

Large Air Adapter Chucks

Large chucks clamp fast, grip tight and remove easily. (Nashua, NH) - Large air adapter chucks from NimCor are designed to handle the largest cores without investing in new core shafts. Single and dual chucks are readily available to fit 8-, 10- or 12-inch diameter cores. Special sizes of 16 or 20 inches are also common. Large air adapter chucks are ideal for fast clamping to bars, spindles or...

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Blades

Utility Knife Blade creates 4 cutting points to maximize usability.

Available in packs of 5, 10, 50, and 100, 4-Point Snap Blade enhances accuracy and productivity during work for tradesmen using utility knives by giving them instant access to sharp new point without need to change blades. Product snaps on score to create 4 cutting points, while 4 notches on blade's top edge allow for full blade extension despite of how many tips have been snapped off previously.

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Rubber Pad Forming Press utilizes high-pressure process.
Presses

Rubber Pad Forming Press utilizes high-pressure process.

High-pressure rubber pad forming press utilizes elastoforming process based on one male or female tool that is pressurized against stack of elastomer pads. Under elevated pressure, forming pad forces blank around or into die cavities. Process is particularly suited for low- and medium-volume production and features purely vertical force that induces blank holder effect. Elastomer pad fills...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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