Tooling Changers

Spindle Motor offers alternative to automatic tool changer.
Tooling Changers

Spindle Motor offers alternative to automatic tool changer.

Replacing labor-intensive manual tool change or need for automatic tool changer, HF103 Solidfix® Spindle Motor accelerates tool changes via adapters that hold various tools. Modular quick-change system lets user preset tools for precise, repeatable cuts and change tools in 10–20 sec. Operated with one hand, unit incorporates 180° clamp lock and ejection features and has no screws. Spindle...

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Failure Prevention Just Got Easier with ABB's Smarter, Safer Load Tap Changer

ABB's Type VRLTC load tap changer features an improved microprocessor based monitoring system (TLMS) for better decision making and real-time emergency alert data. Chicago, IEEE PESÂ- – ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, today announced it will be demonstrating a new and improved Type VRLTC load tap changer at the IEEE event, with enhanced intelligence and safety...

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Automatic Tool Changer has compact, high-capacity magazine.
Tooling Changers

Automatic Tool Changer has compact, high-capacity magazine.

CTA-HSL series suits CNC milling machines, VMCs, HMCs, CNC lathes, and multi-tasking machines. Each automatic tool changer consists of CTA dual motion cam operated exchanger; mechanical exchange arm with dual gripper hands and built-in safety interlocks; tool storage magazine, on which all tool holder pockets are hinged to enable 90° tilt during tool exchange, assembled in moveable...

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Automatic Tool Changer features drum style magazine.
Tooling Changers

Automatic Tool Changer features drum style magazine.

Able to accommodate most types of tool holders, CTM and offers tool exchange time that varies from 0.6–5 sec depending on choice of 4 frame sizes, tool weights, and exchange arm length. Each tool changer consists of dual motion cam operated exchanger; mechanical exchange arm with dual rapid-release gripper hands and built-in safety interlocks; tool storage magazine. Applications include NC...

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AddisonMckee's New Automated Tool Change Tooling System for HG150-IDOD Tube Sizing Machine Leads to Faster Changeover
Tooling Changers

AddisonMckee's New Automated Tool Change Tooling System for HG150-IDOD Tube Sizing Machine Leads to Faster Changeover

AddisonMckee recently developed a new solution for automated tool handling, making tool changeover faster and safer, for an aerospace tube manufacturing customer. The customer currently utilizes AddisonMckee IDOD tube sizing machines to form tubes in the 2.00 – 6.00” diameter range. The tool sets utilized in these large sizing machines can weigh up to 300 lbs. so loading and unloading using...

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Tooling Changers

Micro Robotic Tool Changer handles payloads up to 3 lb.

Weighing less than 4.3 oz, Model QC-001 enables high-speed spider or parallel-link robots to switch end-effectors automatically. Tool changer features fail-safe locking mechanism, common lock/unlock air supply and lock/unlock sensing method, four M5 pass-through air connections, and eight 3 A/50 Vac electrical connections. Positional repeatability at 1 million cycles is 0.0004 in. With QC-001,...

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Tool Changers for CNC Machine Tools
Tooling Changers

Tool Changers for CNC Machine Tools

Our extensive range of Tool Changers and Tool Storage Systems offers machine tool designers, builders and retro-fitters a simple, yet dependable and cost effective solution to accommodate multiple tooling requirements for a wide variety of CNC machine tools. With over 25 years of experience and technical know-how, our extensive range of high speed mechanical cam driven tool exchangers and tool...

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SERAPID to Exhibit at Fabtech 2013 in Chicago

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich.Â- — Serapid, Inc., a leading supplier of die handling technology will be participating in the annual Fabtech Exhibition held this year at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL, November 18-21, 2013. Serapid produces quick die change systems and equipment for the metalforming industry. The products Serapid offers include specific die change systems as well as a complete...

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Stäubli to Showcase New Tool Changer Solutions at Fabtech 2013

StÃ-¤ubli Connectors and Stäubli group company Multi-Contact will showcase the latest in tool changer technology at North America's largest metal forming, welding and finishing event at the McCormick Place Lakeside in Chicago, IL, November 18-21. Featuring a highly efficient, and low maintenance design, Stäubli tool changers are capable of payloads up to 1.5 tons, all within a...

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Tool Changer supports payloads up to 1,500 kg.
Tooling Changers

Tool Changer supports payloads up to 1,500 kg.

With driver/cam geometry, Sigma NextGen™ provides moment and acceleration capabilities to handle high dynamic robots. Design ensures optimal coupling under extreme load conditions, and tool changer maintains safety with coupled mechanism during loss of compressed air. Sigma NextGen supports variety of servo tools and bus communications including Sigma SmartComm™ Communications Module, which...

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3Sixty Mission Critical Launches New Service Offering UPS as a Service As A Cost Effective Alternative to UPS Equipment Ownership
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3Sixty Mission Critical Launches New Service Offering UPS as a Service As A Cost Effective Alternative to UPS Equipment Ownership

At 3Sixty Mission Critical, we specialize in maintaining the performance and uptime of our customer's mission-critical applications. Our services are comprehensive and designed to take on the entire burden of maintenance. Our "UPS as a service" is just another example of how we develop out of the box solutions to help our customers operate more efficiently; see our video to earn more.

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