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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
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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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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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Essemtec Brings Paraquda 4C with PFV to SMTA International
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Essemtec Brings Paraquda 4C with PFV to SMTA International

Essemtec, the Swiss manufacturer of production systems for electronic assembly and packaging, will exhibit in booth #827 at the upcoming SMTA International Exhibition, scheduled to take place October 15-16, 2013 at the Fort Worth Convention Center in Texas. Company representatives will showcase the Paraquda together with the newly implemented Piezo Flow Valve (PFV). Essemtec’s Paraquda SMT...

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Union Process Builds DMQX-Mill(TM) with Feeder System and Automated PLC Controls

Akron, OH – Union Process, Inc., known globally as a manufacturer of particle size reduction and dispersing equipment as well as related services for a broad range of research and industrial applications hasÂ- manufactured and delivered a complete PLC-controlled milling system for processing silicon. The DMQX-10 Milling System initiates the process cycle by delivering liquid to the premix...

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Microtronix Boosts Productivity with Universal's Advantis and Genesis
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Microtronix Boosts Productivity with Universal's Advantis and Genesis

Leading contract manufacturer in South Africa triples output using Universal Instruments’ surface mount and odd-form solutions. Microtronix Manufacturing recently added two Universal Advantis® AC-90T Platforms, one Genesis GX-11S Platform with a Direct Tray Feeder, and a Line Manager software module to its production facility in Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. The company was looking...

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Bulk Packaging System delivers tangle-free aluminum MIG wire.
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Bulk Packaging System delivers tangle-free aluminum MIG wire.

Intended for aluminum MIG wire, Gem-Pak™ is designed to increase production without external payoff device. This bulk packaging system, available in 275 and 300 lb box, utilizes glass gems instead of payoff ring to control release of wire. Design prevents tangling and improves feeding capability.Â- Box comes attached to 100% recyclable, forklift-ready, corrugated cardboard mini-pallet for...

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LNS Group: 40 Years of Innovation and Growth
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LNS Group: 40 Years of Innovation and Growth

•Ã‚- Four decades of success: The Swiss LNS Group, world market leader in machine tool peripherals, celebrates its 40th anniversary. •Ã‚ The brand-new entry level bar feeder Alpha 552 will make its Europe debut at EMO Hannover (hall 17/D16). LNS will also showcase other novelties such as the Fox WT700 air filtration system, the Fox SC500 spray cabin and the Quick Load Servo III MI....

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Tailor-Made Bar Feeding Solutions: LNS Group Presents Novelties

- The Swiss LNS Group, world market leader in automating machine-tools, introduces two new bar feeders: the Tryton Watch Industry" and the "Alpha 552" - Tryton Watch Industry, chip conveyors and air filtration systems: How one of the leading watch manufacturers optimizes its productivity. - The new Alpha 552 convinces with reliability and reinforces the entry-level bar feeder range of the LNS...

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KODAK Scanners Demonstrate Best-in-Class Performance to Earn Editor's Choice Awards from Better Buys for Business

ROCHESTER, N.Y.Â- – The KODAK i2900, i3200 and i3400 Scanners set a new standard for image quality and enhancement, user functionality and paper handling. Better Buys for Business (BBB), which provides independent reviews of office equipment, selected the scanners as the winners of its Editor's Choice Award. Kodak has consistently provided strong scanners with very good features," said...

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