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Streamline that manual marking application by adding the new Kwik Dex programmable dial to your Kwikmark machine - manufactured in the U.S.
These compact units fit directly onto the t-slot table and are self-contained requiring only one connection to the marker. The number of stops (indexes) is programmable if different types of jobs need to be run. The quick release dial mount provides... Read More
In Industrial Automation, it seems there is a growing trend of rotation devices to become infinitely programmable. When doing so, some find using a gearbox or gearhead would work fine for this, coupled to a servo motor or AC motor with encoder. Others have been finding out the difficult way that on horizontal rotating applications where high inertias coupled with the requirement for high accuracy... Read More
Offering alternative to direct drive motors, PRD Precision Ring Drive Indexer can start and stop at any incremental position. Motion profile is easily changed by loading new servo drive program into system. PRD combines Roller Pinion System technology with precision-grade bearing and gearhead. Supported by high-capacity cross-roller bearing rated for loads up to 1,575 kN, table is capable of... Read More
OEM and End-Users See Improved Efficiency and Productivity with Custom Workholding and Automation Products from DE-STA-COApr 23, 2015
Auburn Hills, Mich. — DE-STA-CO is expanding its custom manufacturing capabilities to provide OEM and end-users with application-designed productivity tools out of the box. Customers can work directly with DE-STA-CO engineers to modify any of its clamping, automation and material handling solutions, to produce products that are perfectly matched to a specific application. "Standard tools often... Read More
Booth will include new and historic products Auburn Hills, Mich. – DE-STA-CO will kick off its 100th anniversary celebration at Automate next week by looking back on the company's history, while also introducing innovative new products for OEMs and end-users. All Automate attendees are invited to stop by DE-STA-CO booth #632 at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, March 24, for refreshments, giveaways and... Read More
Auburn Hills, Mich. Â – Automation can greatly increase the productivity of a plastic injection molding system, but few machine builders share the same needs. That's why DE-STACO, a global leader in automation equipment, is showing a variety of automation tools and custom solutions at NPE2015. The event takes place March 23-27 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.... Read More
Need Innovative Solutions to Cut Manufacturing Costs? Look No Further than the mPower Workholding Booth at Houstex Show from Feb 26-28Jan 06, 2015
Erie, PaÂ – At Modern Industries, we've experienced the frustration that comes with inefficient workholding technologies; we were certain that better methods could be developed to compress set-up times, expedite fixturing changes and improve throughput. After many years of trial and error, we launched the mPower product line in order to offer dynamic workholding solutions that can help... Read More
Stainless Steel Rotary Index Fixture This robust fixture allows for use in most machine environments encountered in today's manufacturing facilities such asgrinding, wire sinker edm and inspection areas. Setting of precise angles within 15 arc seconds and rotation up to 1800 RPM is offered, allowing for submerged spin & burn operations. Key features:Â ceramic bearings, full submergibility,... Read More
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The CF4 INDEX and OSCILLATING DRIVES are globoidal cam mechanisms that transform a uniform rotary input motion into a smooth indexing or oscillating output motion. The range comprises of nine standard sizes from 50 to 315 (mm) centers between input and output shafts. Torque capacity range from 30 to 13.000 (Nm). In the CF4 INDEX DRIVES the standard number of stops ranges from 2 to 24 and with... Read More
A market leading product line made by COLOMBO FILIPPETTI SPA. CF3 Index and Oscillating Drives are double cam mechanisms having complementary profiles that transform a uniform rotary input motion into a smooth indexing or oscillating output motion. Manufactured in five standard sizes with centre distances of 40-65-80-105-130 (mm) between input and output shafts. Torque capacities are from 20 to... Read More
As positive lock mechanical indexer for trunnion fixtures, model change-over tooling, and small dial tables, Rota-Flex provides secure, repeatable positioning in 30Â° increments. Unit does not require power, additional controls, or sensing andÂ can be used inÂ horizontal or vertical applications. Suited for palletized systems, indexer features spring-loaded, self-locking mechanism that can... Read More
The heavy-duty series "IR" Indexing Rotary Tables are mechanical cylindrical cam units that transform the uniform rotary input motion into an indexing motion of the dial plate. They are manufactured in two new standard versions 1001 and 1301 (mm) plate diameters and with the possibility of mounting vertical and horizontal axis. They allow transmitting torque to 49.850 (Nm). The standard number of... Read More
Optimized for pulse duty, indexing servo applications requiringÂ up to 300% peak torque, dynamic response, and usability, Digitax ST-X has torque range of 6–382 lb-in. (1,147 lb-in. peak) with 230 V, 1Ã˜ and 3Ã˜ and 460 V 3Ã˜ line voltage capabilities. Along with Add-On Instruction (AOI) block programmingÂ and built-in EtherNet/IP™, features includeÂ EMC filter, 14 types of... Read More
Measuring 6 x 5 x 5 Â¾ in., RIF-S Stainless Steel Rotary Index Fixture enables setting of precise angles within 15 arc-seconds, and supports submerged spin and burn operations. Unit features 1 in. through hole capacity, up to 45 adjustable indexing positions, andÂ digitalÂ readout in decimal or degrees, minutes, and seconds. To facilitate use in grinding, submerged wire and sinker EDM, and... Read More
Hardinge Inc. will be showcasing precision workholding products at EASTEC in building 5, booth #5453 at the Eastern States Exposition Center in Springfield, Massachusetts May 14-16, 2013. Hardinge manufactures spindle tooling for turning, milling, grinding, assembly, automation, inspection and process applications. Featured products include their FlexC™ Vulcanized Collet Systems for CNC lathes.... Read More
Hardinge Inc. manufactures single-axis and dual-axis multi-spindle rotary indexers in Elmira, New York. Positioning and machining up to four parts at a time will add efficiency to your machining process by spending more time with the doors closed and the spindle running. The evolution of their 5C indexer began in 1890 with the manufacture of 5C collets. In 1940 Hardinge introduced the 5C... Read More
Hardinge welcomed over 750 attendees during their Machine Technology Show in Elmira, New York on June 6th and 7th. Turning, milling, grinding, automation, rotary and workholding applications were in motion in over 50,000 square feet of displays. Customer feedback included appreciation and praise of productivity seminars, plant tours and the size of the show itself. Twenty machines were on display... Read More
Merging Roller Pinion System technology with precision-grade bearing and gearhead, Precision Ring Drive can reach speeds up to 300 rpm and handle peak torques at all times. Unit offers indexing precision up to Â±11 arc-sec with repeatability up to Â±1.2 arc-sec. Supported by high-capacity cross-roller bearing, drive is rated for loads up to 1,575 kN, making it suited for demanding... Read More
Rochester, New York, USA - ORMEC Systems Corp. New 400V models have been added to ORMEC's XD-Series Indexing Servo Drive family. These high-performance, single-axis models further expand the XD Indexer family power range, the widest in the industry. The new 400V models, with 1.4, 2.4 and 4.8 kW ratings, support 3x peaking and 50% higher power density. This small footprint decreases panel space... Read More
Supporting up to 5 indexing types and 32 indices, EtherNet/IP-enabled Allen-Bradley Kinetix 300 enables machine builders and end users to standardize on one communication network to facilitate commissioning, configuration, and startup. It enables entire control solution - HMI, programmable automation controllers, I/O, and motion - to be connected over standard EtherNet/IP network. Also, safe... Read More