XCMG's Nine Signature Products Take Center Stage at M&T Expo
Rolls and Rollers

XCMG's Nine Signature Products Take Center Stage at M&T Expo

SAO PAULO, Brazil,Â- – XCMG, the world's fifth largest engineering machinery company, stole the show when it attended MT Expo 2015, one of the world's largest exhibitions for the mining and engineering industries, in San Paulo, Brazil on June 9, where it received orders for 108 machines, making it the most successful Chinese company at the show. In its twelfth year showcasing at...

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Drilling Machinery

JAC Products Using Flex Shaft Drills for Increased Roof Rail Production

Franklin, Georgia Tier One automotive supplier realizes up to 70% greater output from its internally designed production equipment, utilizing Suhner advanced drilling technology JAC Products (Franklin, Georgia) puts 30-40 million holes into approximately 6 million pieces of extruded and formed aluminum each year.Â-  The products made at this facility are used as roof rack rails on nearly...

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Solid Carbide Drills feature double-margin flute design.
Drill Bits

Solid Carbide Drills feature double-margin flute design.

Made of special sub-micron grain carbide grade for abrasion resistance and durability, EF Series features multi-layer PVD coating thatÂ- resists chipping/cracking for extended tool life. Flute construction enables optimized chip evacuation, while self-centering design allows drilling in one shot, eliminating peck cycles and pre-spot operations. Products are available in 3XD, 5XD, and...

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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide
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Shaft Couplings Buying Guide

Do you need a disc, gear, grid, or jaw shaft coupling? If you're unsure the exact type of shaft coupling to use for your project, download the shaft coupling buying guide prepared by ThomasNet. Learn about the different applications each shaft coupling is used for.

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EGN: The First Certified Safety Gripper
Clamping Systems

EGN: The First Certified Safety Gripper

The EGN Safety is the first certified safety gripping system from SCHUNK for use with human and robot interaction. It is certified in accordance with DIN EN ISO 13849 specifications. If the production process is interrupted by an emergency shut-off, the SCHUNK EGN goes into either a safety speed mode or a safe stop mode, depending on the activated protection zone. Unlike other options on the...

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Portable Carpet Extractor features upright design.
Carpet Extractors

Portable Carpet Extractor features upright design.

Featuring 12 in. non-marking wheels and front lifting handle, PEX™ 500 is designed for loading or unloading by one person. Upright unit is equipped with dual, 3-stage 5.7 in. vacuums, in series; positive displacement pump adjustable from 50–500 psi; and 2,000 W heater that provides instant 212° water. Additional features include 12 gallon solution tank, 10 gallon recovery tank, and...

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Drilling and Chamfering Tool reduces tool changes, downtime.
Tools

Drilling and Chamfering Tool reduces tool changes, downtime.

Able to reduce machining time by minimizing required tool changes, D4580 chamfer body provides drilling and chamfering in one tool. Product is available in 6 in. and metric body sizes with chamfer widths up to 0.011 in. (2.8 mm). Suitable for use with all corresponding solid carbide drills, tool is compatible with such materials as ISO material groups P, M, K, N, and S and suitable for all holes...

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Schleuniger Gets ICON Health & Fitness' Wire Processing into Shape!
Rope / Cable / Wire Cutters and Cutting Machinery

Schleuniger Gets ICON Health & Fitness' Wire Processing into Shape!

With nearly 2,000 employees and multiple locations around the globe, ICON Health and Fitness, Inc. is the largest worldwide developer, manufacturer, and marketer of fitness equipment. The company attributes its success in part to consistently pushing the innovation envelope." As part of the manufacturing process, ICON's wiring department needs to cut and strip multi-jacketed wire. This was...

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Small Screw Questions for Automatic Feeding and Driving by Design Tool, Inc.
Screws

Small Screw Questions for Automatic Feeding and Driving by Design Tool, Inc.

1. How do you define small" screws? For screw feeding systems, I would define "small" screws as screw sizes smaller than #4 for American National Standard or ANSI screws.Â-  For metric screws, sizes smaller than 3mm would also be considered "small" screws. 2. What types of assembly applications typically use small screws (e.g., portable electronics; eyeglasses; hearing aids; etc.)? Examples...

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Batteries

Melton Design Build Selects the PowerTap 2000 for Alternative, Renewable and Portable Power at Construction Sites

PowerTap 2000 provides construction firms with better alternative to gas-powered generators BOULDER, Colo.,Â- – Melton Design Build, a Boulder, Colorado-based remodeling company for creative architecture, design and construction, is now using the latest in mobile, lithium Ion-based battery power to remotely power tools and equipment and to better serve its customers. The company purchased...

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Dies & Stamping Services with Over 25 Years of Experience
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Dies & Stamping Services with Over 25 Years of Experience

PDS is an established leader in progressive die stamping, with a reputation for providing precision and value that dates back more than half a century. Through extensive capabilities and a staff of seasoned professionals, we set the standard for quality, delivering flexible services that can meet the needs of the most challenging requirements. See our video to learn more.

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