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Laser Mechanisms' New FiberCut Processing Head Exceeds Expectations at LASER 2009

Laser Mechanisms' New FiberCut Processing Head Exceeds Expectations at LASER 2009

Laser Mechanisms recently introduced their new FiberCut processing head to enthusiastic crowds at the LASER World of PHOTONICS trade fair in Munich, Germany (June 15-18, 2009). While show organizers reported a slight downturn in the number of show attendees from the last LASER event held in 2007, Laser Mechanisms experienced a steady flow of activity - with many visitors wanting to discuss how to...

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A Matter of Life or Death Micromachining

A Matter of Life or Death Micromachining

In the precision manufacturing of medical stents, qualilty is a matter of life or death. For this critical micro-machining, more fabricators from around stake their reputations on the exacting performance of Laser Mech's FineKerf laser cutting head. Engineered as a rugged, industrial-style unit for use in the medical processing field, the FineKerf head delivers consistent kerf widths as low as 5...

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Configurable Components Deliver Time/Cost Savings for Factory Automation and Motion Control System Builders

Under economic pressure to control costs and increase efficiencies, companies find precisely configured components a practical solution. July 7, 2009 (Schaumburg, IL) Misumi USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Misumi Corporation, part of Misumi Group, Inc. (Tokyo: 9962) reports that many of its automation machine builder customers are finding innovative ways to save time and costs in their product...

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Floor Cleaning Pads are color coded.

Floor Cleaning Pads are color coded.

Using color-coded SmartFloor Pad system, floor cleaning tasks can be organized by location, project, or area. Each pad comes with 4 colored strips; red, yellow, blue, and green. Attaching strip to pad allows user to select one color for each application, reducing inventory, and promoting hygienic cleaning.

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Construction Materials for the Future
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Construction Materials for the Future

In this eBook, we highlight some key advantages of Cross-Laminated Timber (CLT) and show why every builder needs to consider adopting this remarkable construction advancement. We'll also introduce you to the latest innovation in CLT, GRIPBlock™, an exciting new technology that will change the way you look at CLT forever.

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Lockbolt Fastening System has high vibration resistance.

Comprised of Huck's BOBTAIL lockbolt and lightweight installation tooling, BOBTAIL-® lockbolt fastening system provides optimal vibration resistance and fatigue strength. Utilizing swaging process, unit's collar is pressed onto hardened threads of lockbolt and is forced into grooves of pin-forming permanent, vibration-proof connection. System is available in Grades 2, 5, and 8 and comes in...

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Miniature Linear Guides suit motion control machinery.

Miniature Linear Guides suit motion control machinery.

Available in Standard and Advanced versions with long or wide blocks and standard or wide rail, Miniature Linear Guides feature dowel holes on rail and block for positioning. Users can disassemble and reassemble mechanism for routine maintenance without need for realignment. In all versions, ball remains retained, even when block is removed from rail. Manufactured to precise dimensional...

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Spring-Fast® Wire Protection System from Device Technologies, Inc.Wins Daytona 500, Equipping Winner Kenseth!

Daytona, Florida, Feb 16, 2009- Device Technologies Spring-Fast grommet edging was part of the winning car at Daytona 500! The innovative Spring-Fast continuous wire protection grommet edging replaces various thermoplastic (nylon) grommets that crack and fall off, leaving wires exposed to sharp-edged metal surfaces, as well as those made in Polyolefin that require significant assembly time,...

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igus to Exhibit at Pack Expo, Las Vegas

igus to Exhibit at Pack Expo, Las Vegas

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I.- July 2, 2009 - igus-® will be displaying its range of motion control components at Pack Expo, Las Vegas, from October 5-7, 2009 (South Hall, Booth #4985). New products on show will include the company's geared slewing-ring bearing, which does not require any lubrication and so saves the end user valuable maintenance time. A toothed belt can be mounted on either the inner...

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Parts Kit adapts GPS-assisted steering to farm machinery.

Outback Guidance-® eDrive(TM) hydraulic steering installation kits are available for Outback eDriveTC(TM) GPS assisted steering system, which uses GPS technology to automatically steer agricultural machines. There are 650+ kits that allow Outback eDriveTC to be used with specific agricultural tractors, floaters, sprayers, and combines. Each comes complete with all necessary hoses, fittings, and...

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Louvered Penthouses are Miami-Dade qualified.

Louvered Penthouses are Miami-Dade qualified.

Designed to function as gravity ventilators or equipment enclosures, Models ESD-635PD and EHH-601PD are approved for use inside or outside Florida's High Velocity Hurricane Zone. Model ESD-635PD features 6 in. deep drainable-style louver blades, while Model EHH-601PD has 6 in. deep, horizontal, wind-driven rain louver blades. Both feature all-aluminum construction and max design wind load of 115...

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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber
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Tekna Manufacturing LLC Announces NFPA 99 Compliant Model 7200 Multiplace Chamber

Tekna is a leader in Monoplace and Multiplace Hyperbaric Chambers for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), offering products that set the standard for quality and innovation. Our new 7200 series of multiplace chambers is a state-of-the-art system that integrates advanced engineering with a plethora of features and options making it the industry's premier HBOT system. To learn more, see our video.

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