Borescopes

Snap-on Honored with Three Tool Innovation Awards

KENOSHA, Wis. – Snap-on was recently honored with three prestigious awards that recognize the company as providing unique productivity solutions that address the needs of the vehicle repair industry. Snap-on received two Professional Tool Equipment News (PTEN) Innovation Awards for the Semi-Deep Flip Socket (S6810) in the hand tools category and the Digital Video Borescope (BK6500) in the...

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Lasers

Laser Cutting System delivers dimensionally accurate cuts.

Equipped with factory-sealed, maintenance-free fiber laser source, 3900 Series FiberStar Laser Cutting System combines programmable 4-axis CNC system controller, integrated chiller, chamber exhaust with material filter capture, integrated computer with Windows OS, and G-Code programming software. All-purpose system provides optimized edge quality, tight dimensional tolerances, and precision cut...

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Screws

Toy Manufacturing Trends

1. What are the biggest assembly/joining challenge affecting toy manufacturers today? The biggest assembly challenge affecting toy manufacturers today is cost vs. assembly method.Â-  Toys are typically lower cost products, and must be assembled efficiently for the least amount of labor and cost. 2. What types of joining processes and equipment are toy manufacturers looking for today? Toy...

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Industrial 80 W Soldering Station supports continuous operation.
Soldering Irons

Industrial 80 W Soldering Station supports continuous operation.

While decreasing operational expense via separately replaceable wear parts as well as standby and sleep functions, i-CON 1 ensures accelerated heating and heat recovery times as well as constant temperature of soldering tip via integrated measure and control technology. System uses 150 W i-Tool and can be operated via illuminated text display and i-Op control knob. All important soldering...

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Clamps Buying Guide
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Clamps Buying Guide

Do you know whether you need a hand, hose, pipe, cable or ground clamp for your project? What about the grip range? If you're unsure, download this buying guide all about clamps to help you find the right clamp for your project.

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CS Unitec's Model 5 6005 0010 Air Reciprocating Saw
Portable Oscillating Saws

CS Unitec's Model 5 6005 0010 Air Reciprocating Saw

CS Unitec's versatile reciprocating saw, The Wolf, makes straight cuts in steel and has a long orbital stroke for cutting softer materials including wood, plastic and aluminum. A selector switch easily changes the stroke setting to either straight or orbital. Model 5 6005 0010 is designed with a powerful 1.6 HP pneumatic motor for cutting steel pipe and channel from 1/2 up to 6" diameter and...

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Multiple Screwdriver System Increases Productivity
Screwdrivers

Multiple Screwdriver System Increases Productivity

A machine builder contacted Design Tool Inc. for automated components to feed and drive 6 or 10 screws for a garage door application.Â-  The components were required to drive the screws simultaneously, and the feed mechanism had to deliver the screws within the machine cycle time to maintain the production rate.  The screws also needed to be driven to a consistent torque on all...

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Solid Carbide Drills deliver performance, stability, reliability.
Drill Bits

Solid Carbide Drills deliver performance, stability, reliability.

Supplied in 16xD and 20xD sizes and suited for use on ISO-P and ISO-K materials, DC170 internally cooled drill features land design that orients margins radially and copper-color finish (DPP Coating). Lands have shallow cooling grooves at drill end, and 8 visible cooling grooves can be used asÂ- scale for regrinding. Coolant flow encompasses entire drill point, optimizing cooling while also...

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Underbody Truck Boxes create secure, waterproof storage.
Tool Boxes, Chests and Cabinets

Underbody Truck Boxes create secure, waterproof storage.

Rotationally molded from 100% waterproof polyethylene, Truck Boxes mount underneath truck body for storing and transporting lawn and landscape equipment, construction tools, and other gear that needs to be kept locked and dry. Smooth, lightweight design does not rust and resists attack from fuels, fertilizers, and garden chemicals. Offered in 3 sizes spanning 2, 3, and 4 ft in length x 18 in....

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Cutters and Cutting Machinery

Die-Cutting Machine automates in-line blank separation.

Capable of blank separating double- and single-cut cartons at full speed of 7,000 sheets/hr, NOVACUT 106 ER also allows users to run conventional non-blanked work using existing tooling. Machine's delivery section can be converted from single/double cut blank separating to full sheet delivery and back in seconds. Offering automatic locking and unlocking of tools, NOVACUT can process wide...

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Presses

Local Sheet Metal Fabricator Thrives through Recession!!

Technology drives ability to become a player in Contract Manufacturing! Rockford, Illinois - Since the Housing and Bank collapse of 2007 when the recession started LJ Fabricators Inc. a local Sheet Metal Job Shop has become a player in the Contract Manufacturing arena. With the acquisition of their second 4400w Bystronic Co2 Laser in 2007 sales have soared. Profits have been put back into capital...

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Precision Machined Parts for High Tech Applications
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Precision Machined Parts for High Tech Applications

For precision and value that sets the standard for quality and craftsmanship, EGS Production Machining is the source for precision and value. Our extensive capabilities and dedication to customer service allow us to deliver the optimal manufacturing solution. See our video to learn more.

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