Rex-Cut Abrasives releases the latest in ceramic grinding technology

February 7, 2018 - Rex-Cut Abrasives announced the launch of the latest in ceramic grinding power, ADVANTAGE. As metalworking industries call for faster and safer grinding options, this premium Type 29 disc is engineered to meet this need.

JET 13 in. EVS saw features frequency inverter and hydraulic vise

February 6, 2018 - The new JET 13 in. EVS Semi-automatic Dual Mitering Bandsaw saves time and boosts shop productivity with its unique, swiveling head that miters 45 degrees right and 60 degrees left for quick angle cuts without repositioning the work piece. A frequency inverter, also exclusive to this EVS saw, provides a full range of blade speeds from 50 to 297 RPM. 

SigmaTek releases Load Manager X1

February 5, 2018 - Load Manager X1 is 64-bit capable and offers faster response times, greater stability and a modern, intuitive user experience.

Machine builder extends blanking line capability with automated stacking

February 1, 2018 - LaserCoil Technologies LLC, which builds coil-fed laser blanking systems, has added end-of-line robotic stacking capability. Available in single or dual stations, the stackers are side-by-side capable and can reach 120 strokes per minute. The stackers can be programmed to handle rectangular, trapezoid, patterned, contoured or irregular shapes in both aluminum and steel.

Milwaukee introduces a compact site light with 2-in-1 lighting features

February 1, 2018 - Milwaukee Tool’s M18 RADIUS Compact Site Light w/ Flood Mode provides a more compact solution for users who require the versatility of two lights in one. With 2,200 lumens of light output in area mode and 1,000 lumens of flood lighting, the light can easily handle both large work areas and smaller task situations.

HGG’S new SPC 1200 RB combines automated pipe moving logistics with highly accurate cutting

January 25, 2018 - HGG’S new SPC 1200 RB pipe cutting and 3D profiling machine combines the logistics of an automated roller bed for moving pipes in and out, while incorporating a floating chuck for highly accurate pipe cutting precision and repeatability.

SSAB announces the launch of Duroxite 100 Wire

January 25, 2018 - SSAB announces the launch of Duroxite 100 Wire, a flux-cored welding wire for hardfacing components subject to sliding wear and moderate to low impact applications using an open arc welding process.

Mazak compact simultaneous 5-axis machine features auto work changer

January 11, 2018 - Designed for automated small- to medium-size part-processing operations, the new VARIAXIS i-300 AWC excels in machining aluminum and other nonferrous metals for a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, medical and automotive.

Behringer's LPS-T vertical plate saw built for maximum performance

January 10, 2018 - The LPS-T comes with a linear guided material table with a support surface which provides a cutting capacity of 50 in. in length, 24.4 in. in width and 24 in. in height. Flexible positioning and clamping of the material is achieved using T- slots in the table which enables optimum positioning of fixtures or clamps.

Laser blanking lines exceed expectations

December 18, 2017 - New systems from Schuler do the job without dies producing up to twice the number of contracted blanks.

WARDJet introduces new, small scale A-Series waterjet

December 15, 2017 - The A-0612 was designed to be a space-saving cutting system that can handle industrial jobs. With a footprint of less than 25 square feet, the A-0612 is a compact yet powerful machine that delivers the same performance as a full-size waterjet in a smaller package.

Solvent-free parts washer ideal solution for wide variety of metal processing applications

December 13, 2017 - Renegade parts washer cleans without solvents to lower environmental impact, increase automation, and reduce labor costs.

KANO HD CNC plasma cutting machine delivers accuracy, productivity and reliability

December 6, 2017 - With fast movements, the KANO will allow fabricators to cut more parts per day. The powerful drive system delivers repositioning at 160 mG acceleration and 1,800 IPM rapid traverse speed. The Z axis lifter vertical speed of 600 IPM delivers improved productivity using Hypertherm’s Rapid Part Technology.

Milwaukee elevates the industry benchmark with compact, capable 12V drilling & driving solutions

December 1, 2017 - The completely redesigned M12 FUEL 1/2 in. Drill Driver, M12 FUEL 1/2 in. Hammer Drill, and M12 FUEL 1/4 in. Hex Impact Driver are capable of performing a wide range of applications in the tightest of spaces, making them the most compact and most capable 12V solutions in the industry.

Schuler expands MSP series

November 30, 2017 - Schuler has expanded its MSP series with the addition of a newly developed servo press. In addition to its 100 and 200 ton stamping presses, the technology and market leader in the field of forming technology now also offers a machine that features 400 tons of press force and the innovative drive concept.

Signode introduces GripPack SLB and unveils mobile application

November 29, 2017 - Signode announced the release of the GripPack SLB: the world’s first battery powered combination tool for steel strapping at FabTech 2017.

PPG introduces PPG AQUACRON 834 water-based shop primer

November 28, 2017 - PPG has introduced PPG AQUACRON 834 industrial shop primer, a new water-based primer that is an ideal product platform for manufacturers or custom coaters who need an economical rust-inhibitive shop primer for steel applications.

LVD Strippit introduces new 8kW Electra fiber laser

November 15, 2017 - The ultra-high-speed Electra cuts a wide range of ferrous and non-ferrous materials as fast as the thermal process allows without dynamic compromise. The Electra 8kW can maintain 2G acceleration speed while cutting, producing high quality, high accuracy cuts in simple to complex configurations.

Solvent-free parts washer ideal solution for metal fabrication and metal service centers

November 14, 2017 - Renegade parts washer cleans without solvents to lower environmental impact, increase automation, and reduce labor costs.

PPG introduces PPG DURASTAR ultra-durable industrial spray coating

November 2, 2017 - PPG has introduced PPG DURASTAR ultra-durable industrial spray coating, a one-coat application for aluminum extrusions that meets the exterior durability requirements of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association’s AAMA 2604 specification.

Chemcoaters introduces new type of corrosion protection for galvanized steel

October 25, 2017 - InterCoat ChemGuard uses a new type of coating technology that utilizes covalent bonds and enhances the effectiveness of zinc and substantially improves corrosion protection on galvanized steel.

Renegade washer system delivers 3-stage continuous cleaning efficiency

October 11, 2017 - Renegade parts washer cleans without solvents to lower environmental impact, increase automation, and reduce labor costs.

Ring roller closes the gap

September 20, 2017 - With its new series of ring rollers developed in close cooperation with the forging industry, Schuler now provides complete production lines from a single source.


September 19, 2017 - This Grieve conveyor oven has a 4 ft. long open belt loading zone and 4 ft. long open unloading zone. Features include three 6 ft. long insulated heat zones with independent recirculated airflow and temperature control, 6 in. insulated walls and aluminized steel exterior.

New Seco Feedmax –P goes above and beyond drilling technology

September 19, 2017 - With the new Seco Feedmax –P drill, manufacturers gain the potential to significantly boost holemaking performance beyond that of current drilling technology for ISO P (steel), as well as cast-iron, workpiece materials.

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