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.

Gullco 300 Series KAT offers efficiency and versatility

September 18, 2017 - The Gullco 300 Series KAT is the next model in the long history of Gullco welding automation carriages. The KAT has been used throughout the world and the 300 series has been engineered to improve upon this already popular design.

Auto front load solvent-free parts washer ideal solution for wide variety of metal processing applications

September 15, 2017 - Renegade Parts Washer cleans without solvents to lower environmental impact, increase automation, and reduce labor costs.

AutoLoader added to TigerSaw 2000 automated optimizing saw

September 14, 2017 - With the AutoLoader, an operator can load five pieces of material at a time, reducing material handling and increasing operator capacity for performing value-added tasks, such as sorting finished parts.

SawGear tables to have more robust leg structure

September 7, 2017 - SawGear, the highly portable, automatic lineal cutting system made by TigerStop, has added a more robust leg structure to its optional jobsite tables.

Plasma Nova breaks the barriers in multi-process fabrication machines

August 25, 2017 - Soitaab’s Plasma Nova is a sturdy and robust system that can combine plasma cutting with a straight or bevel head, oxy-fuel cutting, various kinds of marking, variable size drilling and tapping, and even 3-dimensional shapes like pipe cutting all in a single easy to use system.

Soitaab’s Plasma Grate Cutting System, cuts interrupted surfaces like steel or aluminum

August 25, 2017 - Soitaab’s Plasma Grate Cutting System, cuts interrupted surfaces like steel or aluminum grating at high speeds, both efficiently and with high quality results.

COE Press announces new Spacemaster Series 5 coil feed lines

August 15, 2017 - COE Press Equipment has announced the launch of its new patent pending SpaceMaster Series 5 compact coil lines, which combine unwinding, straightening and feeding of coil stock into a single piece of compact equipment that can fit within 28 ft. of floor space where a conventional line would require a 50-ft. to 60-ft. footprint.

SigmaTEK releases SigmaTUBE X1

August 9, 2017 - The latest release offers new features and significant improvements which are a result of SigmaTEK’s on-going commitment to delivering elegant, effective software through continuous innovation.

Walter Surface Technologies launches shock-resistant, extra-thick polyethylene carrying case

August 9, 2017 - Optimized from the celebrated original Walter metal index containers, the new highly visible orange polyethylene case offers increased durability and improved drill bit storage.

New 1SM abrasive belt sander ideal for MRO applications

August 8, 2017 - The Kalamazoo Industries model 1SM abrasive belt sander ideal for use on the tool cart in MRO applications. Instead of having to walk back to the tool crib to finish a spacer, shim or other small replacement part, all the work can be done on site. 

Big Ass Fans debuts first automated directional fan

July 31, 2017 - The first fan of its kind to detect motion and shut off automatically, AirEye is the quietest, longest-lasting, easiest-to-clean, highest efficiency personal cooler ever made.

CORINOX files designed for use on stainless steels and exotic alloys

July 21, 2017 - With a surface hardness of 1,200 HV (Vickers Scale), and 70 Hrc, these files offer excellent wear resistance and long service life. Their specially coated surface leaves no corrosive residue on the workpiece and effectively resists loading.

SuperMax Tools introduces new open-end drum sander

July 14, 2017 - The newly patented Quick Adjustment Lever creates a faster way to change the drum height and allows it to move from 0 to 3 inches with one pull of a lever versus multiple revolutions of the hand wheel.

Mazak Optonics Corp. introduces OPTIPLEX Fiber III 3015 8kW

July 5, 2017 - The OPTIPLEX Fiber III utilizes a new drive system which provides higher productivity through high-speed and high-accuracy. The new cutting-edge PreviewG Control offers state of the art CPU for unsurpassed operations speed, high-response and high-speed machine motion.

AL Systems Aluminum Rail Jib Cranes are lightweight and versatile

June 20, 2017 - AL Systems Jib Cranes are ideal for numerous applications, including underneath bridge cranes, in areas serving multiple workstations, for outdoor loading docks, or in machining and assembly areas where several Jib Cranes might overlap, providing even more extensive coverage.

Portable magnetic drill offers 6 inch depth of cut

June 6, 2017 - Hougen Manufacturing, Inc. has released a new portable magnetic drill, the HMD918. This new model offers a major upgrade to the depth of cut in the line of Hougen magnetic drills. The HMD918 has a high torque motor and extended six inch drilling depth to give metal fabricators more options to drill deep holes in steel whether it is a solid piece of material or multiple stacked plates.

High Efficiency Dual Mandrel Recoilers improve efficiency and throughput

May 31, 2017 - A Dual Mandrel Recoiler can be added to our Slitting Lines to further improve their efficiency and throughput. As the previously slit coil tails out, a holddown controls the strips to prevent loose tails at the end of the run. Once the strips have been cropped, the Recoiler automatically rotates with the push of a button.

Advanced Gauging Technologies launches AGT600

May 15, 2017 - New laser thickness gauge offers precise measurement with compact, portable features.

Red Bud Stretchers

April 27, 2017 - Red Bud Industries offers Stretchers from our small 10 gage (3.5 mm) units all the way up to our 3000 ton monster that can stretch material up to 1.00 in. (25 mm) thick and up to 96 in. (2438 mm) wide.

Hougen introduces new lightweight ultra low profile mag drill

April 21, 2017 - It’s small enough to drill in places where even hand held electric drills can’t go, yet with the power to cut holes up to 1-3/8 in. diameter thru materials up to 1 in. thick

Walter Surface Technologies launches E-Weld Plasma

April 19, 2017 - Walter Surface Technologies announces the launch of E-Weld Plasma, a revolutionary ceramic, water-based, anti-spatter solution that is applied to laser and plasma cutting tables to reduce slag build-up.

Simonds Saw introduces Quad 7 carbide tipped band saw blades

April 5, 2017 - Simonds Saw introduces QUAD 7 Carbide Tipped Band Saw Blades for demanding production cutting operations such as steel service centers, foundries and aerospace sawing applications.

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