Tooling

Lyndex-Nikken Offers Full Line Of Live Tools For Lathes
Machining Centers

Lyndex-Nikken Offers Full Line Of Live Tools For Lathes

Mundelein, IL - (June 3, 2008) Designed to enhance the performance of a CNC lathe, Lyndex-Nikken offers a wide variety of live tools. These highly precise and rigid tools effectively improve milling, drilling and tapping capabilities in turning operations. Lyndex-Nikken stocks a range of standardized live tools for CNC turning centers from Okuma, Mazak, Mori Seiki, Nakamura, Sauter and all other...

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Spring Loaded Gripper Arm is intended for vacuum cups.
Grippers (Tools)

Spring Loaded Gripper Arm is intended for vacuum cups.

Suited for tools requiring electrostatic charge using IML, Gripper Arm is designed with Delron and aluminum to keep tool lightweight, electrically insulated, and wear resistant. Internal spring prevents contamination from process or production environment, while threaded shaft with jam nuts allows for plate mounting of gripper arm. With ability to reduce robot wear and tear, gripper is also end...

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H&S Tool Incorporates Exotic Material for Strength and Durability
Tooling

H&S Tool Incorporates Exotic Material for Strength and Durability

The H&S Tool model Ti is a compact portable tube-machining tool. The Ti is the first and only prep tool with titanium gear housing and motor adapter components. Titanium has 5 times the strength-to-weight ratio of standard steel materials. This strength was required to produce a high-torque tool with a narrow 1.6 (40.6 mm) wide head. The narrow-head design makes the Ti work equally well in...

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Tooling

Fairmount Plant Robotic Setter

Pine Hall requested a second Setter at their new Fairmount Plant, located in Fairmount, Georgia to handle their standard product plus pavers efficiently. ASI met this request with a Robotic Setting System featuring Two Fanuc Robots with End of Arm Tooling and a special Push Through Pivoting Double Bank Wire Cutter. Two Fanuc Robots set brick on the kiln car ASI's engineers worked closely with...

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Tooling

Safety Covers provide security for CNC tooling.

Designed to minimize industrial espionage of CNC tooling, CNA Safety Tool Covers allow operator to select correct tooling while visitors or personnel are touring non-secured manufacturing areas. Covers also protect tooling from damage and keep staged tooling clean and ready for set-up. Available for tapers 30, 35, 40, 45, and 50 as well as HSK 63A and HSK 100A, covers are held in place with key...

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Tool Holders

Parlec to Showcase its Innovative Technologies and Products at WESTEC 2008

Rochester, NY, January 28, 2008 - Parlec, Inc., a worldwide leader in tooling, workholding, and presetting solutions, announced it will exhibit its presetting, high-speed tooling, workholding, and driven and static solutions at WESTEC 2008 Exposition and Conference in Los Angeles, California, March 31 - April 3, 2008, Booth 2963. Parlec will showcase its Series 1500 Parsetter TMM®, the...

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Miscellaneous Controls

Integrated Robotics and Custom End-of-Arm-Tooling Provide Solutions for Automated Machine Loading

ESS Technologies, Inc. custom designs robotic end effectors for FANUC robots. January 2008, Blacksburg, VA -ESS Technologies, Inc., an authorized FANUC system integrator, integrates a FANUC LR Mate mini robot with ESS custom-designed end-of-arm-tooling to create the TaskMate(TM) Robotic Loading System. The TaskMate(TM) is ideal for automating machine loading at the infeed. The custom...

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Rail Degater optimizes cut quality for fan gates.
Tooling

Rail Degater optimizes cut quality for fan gates.

Modular degating system provides consistent, clean cuts for fan gates. Mounted on rigid frame, unit can be designed to trim straight or curved fan gates; radii as small as 1 in. can be achieved for curved fan gates. To reduce amount of force required to make cut, blade can be heated using solid state controls. Cutter blade driving mechanism can be pneumatic cylinder or belt driven from motor...

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Miscellaneous Assembly Services

Novatec Continues Their Tradition of Breakthrough Technologies at 2007 Productronica

Novatec has announced plans to exhibit their continuing array of breakthrough production technologies at this year's Productronica exhibition in Munich November 13th - 16th. Located at Stand A4.303, the electronic assembly process specialist responsible for numerous globally recognized inventions will showcase yet another unique innovation. The Novatec team on Stand A4.303 will be demonstrating...

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Tooling

Automated Tooling System handles high-density boards.

Able to support entire PCB assembly, HD Grid-Lok® requires minimal intervention from line operator and eliminates delay associated with dedicated tooling fixture configuration. Tooling fixture is activated via one button, and 12 mm pin pitch can be set-up in seconds to provide complete, flexible board support. Based on a modular foundation concept, solution will conform to any given board...

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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit
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Gorbel Introduces New Mobile Fall Protection Unit

Providing adequate fall protection is always a critical consideration and one that in many cases can be difficult to ensure. The new Mobile Fall Protection Unit is designed to facilitate positive fall protection in applications that would typically be difficult or impossible to provide with standard methods. To learn all about the advantages and convenience, see our video.

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