Material Handling & Storage

Label Doming Done Right

Label Doming Done Right

Fluid Research-® Corporation (www.fluidresearch.com) offers solutions for dispensing optically clear single and dual component materials accurately. Domed labels are printed or embossed labels encapsulated in a thick resin coating - generally optically clear. Traditionally associated with high-end consumer goods, they are becoming common in medical devices, home appliances and cars, as well as...

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New Nordfab Ducting Standard-Duty Diverter Improves Energy Efficiency, Saves Customers Money

New Nordfab Ducting Standard-Duty Diverter Improves Energy Efficiency, Saves Customers Money

Thomasville, N.C. - Customers who want a lighter, less-expensive air diverter that doesn't sacrifice power need look no further than Nordfab Ducting's new Standard-Duty Diverter. The diverter exhausts air only from industrial machinery while it is operating, explains Ken Clayton, regional account manager for Nordfab. This increases suction at all other points in the system and reduces the amount...

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MPI's Electric Shakers Are Proven to Be Better Than Air

MPI's Electric Shakers Are Proven to Be Better Than Air

Highland, MI (May 20, 2009) - Toledo Tool and Die (TTD), of Toledo OH, recently approached Press Automation-Fluidline, looking for an improved method to remove scrap from their stamping press. Press Automation-Fluidline, the Toledo-based representative of Magnetic Products, Inc. (MPI), recommended that TTD consider MPI's M-50 electric shaker. The M-50 is maintenance free and runs on simple,...

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Morris Material Handling Supplies Cranes and Services for Nuclear Applications

OAKCREEK, WI (May 4, 2009)-Morris Material Handling provides a full range of nuclear services and regulatory-approved overhead lifting equipment for nuclear power plants in the United States and throughout the world. Heavy load handling in nuclear facilities requires equipment constructed to withstand the highly demanding circumstances without losing control of loads, impairing facility...

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Applied Robotics' Smart Gripper(TM) 2.1 to Be Showcased at International Robots & Vision Motion Control Show

Gripper to be Featured on System Integrator QMC LLC's Booth in 3D Vision Bin Picking System Glenville, New York- May 18, 2009 - Applied Robotics Inc., (ARI) a leading global manufacturer of robotic end-of-arm tooling and connectivity solutions, announced today its Smart Gripper(TM) 2.1 will be showcased at the International Robots & Vision Motion Control Show in Chicago June 9 - 11th, 2009. The...

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Utility Carts feature 5 x 2 in. casters for mobility.

Utility Carts feature 5 x 2 in. casters for mobility.

Available in 5 colors, 4 drawer utility carts have 2 gas struts in top storage tray for opening and closing, one-handed drawer locks that operate only when top lid is closed, and additional side storage tray for taller items, such as aerosol cans. They also include top-locking tray, large bottom storage tray for oversized items, 22-slot screwdriver/prybar holder and steel ball bearing slides for...

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CDS Manufacturing Completes a Step Feeder System Equipped With Vision Inspection Equipment

The system shown here includes a step feeder, output conveyor, vision system, good / reject gating, and process controls for four different parts. Parts in the wrong orientation are diverted back into the step feeder. Mixed parts are gated as rejects, and good parts are fed off the end of the output conveyor. This system feeds parts at a rate of up to 80 parts per minute. A video of a step feeder...

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CDS Manufacturing Completes Knife Handle Feeder System Equipped With Vision Inspection Equipment.

CDS Manufacturing Completes Knife Handle Feeder System Equipped With Vision Inspection Equipment.

CDS Manufacturing designed and built this automatic knife handle feeder system. This system utilizes vision inspection equipment and a rotator to orient the handles for blade insertion. A dual headed pick and place positions a pair of handles at the end of the system where the blades are inserted. Part present sensors verify that all of the components are properly positioned and a heating element...

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More Decorative Bollard Cover Options from Ideal Shield

More Decorative Bollard Cover Options from Ideal Shield

Detroit - May 12, 2009 - Ideal Shield-® now offers its popular ten inch Cinco Bollard Cover in a six inch option. This cover accommodates a wider variety of bollard sizes without needing an insert for secure installation. The six inch Cinco Bollard has five distinctive rings around the top of the cover for an updated, distinctive look. The new cover can be found at The Dequindre Cut Greenway,...

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