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Tube Manipulation Specialist Embraces All-Electric Technology and Enjoys Fast Return on Investment

•Ã‚-  right-first-time 'closed loop' manufacturing system accelerates prototype production and reduces labor and scrap costs significantly •Ã‚  enhanced bending capability helps secure major order worth approximately US$785,000/year Chicago, IL - All-electric CNC tube bending machines from Unison have helped the specialist tube manipulation company Toolspec Manufacturing...

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Superior Tube to Achieve Record Lead Times with New Draw Mill Processes

Superior Tube Company, a global leader in the manufacture of small diameter precision tubing for safety critical applications, has significantly reduced its lead times – from 30 weeks to just 6 weeks in some cases – by implementing a 'pull system' as part of a reconfiguration of its Draw Mill processes. Focused primarily on two specific nickel-chromium alloys, 718 and 625, the...

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EOS North American User Day (NAUD) Highlights Industrial 3D Printing Success Stories and is Open to All IMTS Attendees

Boeing, GE Aviation, and Honeywell Aerospace are among presenters at event Novi, Mich.—Aerospace industry titans Boeing, GE Aviation, and Honeywell Aerospace are among those documenting the strong case for end-use production with laser sintering, an industrial 3D-printing technology from EOS, the technology and market leader for design-driven solutions in Additive Manufacturing (AM). By...

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Appleton Mfg. Division Delivers Custom Butt Roll Slabber
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Appleton Mfg. Division Delivers Custom Butt Roll Slabber

Neenah, WIÂ- – In 2013, we delivered an integrated, partially automated Slabber XLA to a customer. Soon after, the customer asked us to help improve what was largely a manual process for recovering material and cores from butt rolls. The customer wanted a manual loading process, but also wanted a powered solution for removing the material in order to improve safety and productivity....

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Cold Milling Machines feature rear rotor design.
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Cold Milling Machines feature rear rotor design.

Designed to extend cutting tool life, BM-35 Series features BMS 15 interchangeable holder system, which utilizes single bolt for holder retention and requires low tightening torque of 75 lb-ft. Low front face position maximizes efficiency while allowing full tooth rotation. In addition, machines incorporate logical operating layout, intuitive controls, and low noise levels. Vibration isolated...

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Makino Micromachining Conference Delivers Industry-Leading Perspectives and Ultra-Precision Technologies

Special inaugural event to be held Sept. 10 at Makino's Technology Center in Auburn Hills, Mich. Auburn Hills, Mich. — Makino is pleased to announce a special one-day event that focuses on new developments in micromanufacturing processes and equipment. The Makino Micromachining Conference is slated to take place Tuesday, Sept. 10, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Makino Technology Center in Auburn...

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Unique Rollers Create Pleated Filter Media
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Unique Rollers Create Pleated Filter Media

Specially designed and grooved heating rollers work in semi-nip configurations to create precision pleating webs for use in filter media. Neenah, Wis. – Web material is quickly formed into fan-folded filter media with pleating rollers from Webex.Â-  These uniquely machined, heated rolls are used in a nip-like configuration to achieve a precise pleating action as the web is gently squeezed...

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Smartech Corp. Widens Capacity with Mitsubishi EDM
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Smartech Corp. Widens Capacity with Mitsubishi EDM

Mount Vernon,NYÂ- - Smartech Corp. expanded its capability and business with the addition of two new wire EDM machines from Mitsubishi. The New York area job shop, specializing in medical, motor sports, power generation, aerospace and automotive components, acquired one Mitsubishi MD+ Pro III Advance and another MD+ Pro II Advance wire EDM machine. “These machines were instrumental in...

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GMTA News of Note

Ann Arbor, Michigan – The following news of note is offered for your readers.  GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Profilator, Pittler, Praewema and WMZ.  These machines are sold to the North American market by GMTA primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power transmission...

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Dentech Incorporated adds Wire EDM Capabilities to Its Machining Capacity
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Dentech Incorporated adds Wire EDM Capabilities to Its Machining Capacity

DenTech Incorporated, located in Brownstown, PA, is excited about their new capabilities to their shop by adding Wire EDM (electrical Discharge Machining). The Mitsubishi Submersible FA10S Wire EDM is a machine capable of producing high precision components, intricate shapes on punches and dies, prototype parts, die repairs or parts using exotic materials. Its capacity is 10 x 14" x 8.60" with...

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