PFERD INC introduces new linear finishing set

May 18, 2016 - With its innovative non-woven POLINOX drum and new electric linear finishing tool, this complete set from PFERD sets the new standard in surface conditioning.

New Weld Mold 5551 flux cored wire withstands extreme heat conditions

New Weld Mold 5551 flux cored wire withstands extreme heat conditions for extreme welding applications by maintaining superior hardness retention in temperatures as high as 1200°F, while costing about 50 percent less than commonly used cobalt materials. Plus, testing proves that the hardness capabilities of formula 5551 continue to improve as the temperature increases.

SureStop Drum Brake provides failsafe safety

May 11, 2016 - With the new EMH SureStop Drum Brake, EMH Wire Rope Hoist users have an optional failsafe safety device that stops loads when monitored parameters exceed safe operating condition limits. Over-speed, load-slip at standstill, and sheared shaft conditions are all continuously monitored.

IQG inductive proximity sensor offers reliable detection and adaptability

May 10, 2016 - New sensor from SICK features four corner LEDs, rotating sensor head, and ASIC technology for reliable detection even in harsh environments.

Valspar introduces new coating

May 5, 2016 - Valspar introduces the newest addition to its Fluropon 70 percent PVDF family of coil and extrusion coatings, Fluropon Pure. Formulated with material transparency in mind, Fluropon Pure is the first of its kind in the coating industry.

Sensor reliably detects layers and splices regardless of object material

May 3, 2016 - The UD18-2 checks for double layers and splices using ultrasonic technology. The sensor is able to determine whether one, two or no material layers are present between its sender and receiver.

FlashCut Titanium CNC now available on Koike Monograph Extreme

April 28, 2016 - The FlashCut Titanium is a CAD/CAM/CNC control that provides easy 2D drawing, nesting and cutting, and toolpath creation with lead-ins and -outs.

Titan Tool Supply introduces new line of flexible diamond finishing files

April 28, 2016 - Titan Tool Supply Inc. announces the introduction of its new line of flexible diamond finishing files for the removal of material in the maintenance of extrusion dies, aircraft components, and other difficult-to-reach areas for conventional means of finishing.

All-electric tube bender multiplies productivity

April 28, 2016 - A new all-electric tube and profile bending machine is helping Crisp Clean Services - a manufacturer of mobile cleaning stations - to substantially boost productivity and make its manufacturing process much leaner.

Robotic nozzle cleaning station reduces integration costs, increases productivity

April 26, 2016 - The TOUGH GUN TT3E Reamer can reduce integration costs by up to $1200 compared to analog reamer models by eliminating the need for an analog switch and reducing cabling requirements within the robotic weld cell.

BLM Group introduces new laser system for machining 3-dimensional parts

April 26, 2016 - BLM GROUP has announced the introduction of the LT-FREE―a five-axis, fiber laser machine designed for cutting three dimensional formed or shaped parts such as bent tubes, hydroformed tubes, welded assemblies and stamped or flat sheets. 

Houghton launches heavy-duty bi-metal honing fluid for the automotive market

April 21, 2016 - HOCUT 4650 improves machining performance by providing high lubricity and detergency while complying with all global chemical regulatory programs.

Safety laser scanner improves safety, increases productivity

April 20, 2016 - New safety laser scanner features patented scanning technology to improve safety and increase productivity as well as an industry first 275 degree scanning angle

Hougen releases new power packed two speed magnetic drill

April 20, 2016 - This new model offers a major performance and power improvement to the line of Hougen magnetic drills. The HMD917 has a great power to weight ratio by giving metal fabricators more strength and torque to drill large deep holes in steel.

DoALL adds two dual column, large capacity band saws to product line

April 19, 2016 - Both the DoALL DC-1100SA and DC-1700SA high production, dual column, semi-automatic horizontal band saws are the perfect choice if you need a high production band saw but have operations that do not require indexing or automatic cutting cycles.

Koike introduces affordable plate-fab cutting machine

April 13, 2016 - The Plate-Fab cutting machine gives smaller fabricators more precision and more production options at a lower cost.

Saw delivers quick and easy burr free cuts

April 11, 2016 - Otto Arc Systems’ Model QC-4000 quick cut saw has been designed for fabrication facilities and projects that require beveling and facing pre-prep for welding.

HE&M Saw introduces new dual column, fully automatic band saw

April 11, 2016 - The H220HA-DC-C saw was designed with improvements that create a smoother cutting machine, greatly improved blade life, and easier to maintain.

Bullet is a lifesaver for magnet systems

March 29, 2016 - The Bullet®, developed by Winkle Industries, Alliance, Ohio, is a highly effective device that prevents smashing and exposing of electrical conductors in power cable, which can restrict the performance capabilities and service-life of lifting magnets and components in magnet systems.

Direct drive belt grinder delivers quick metal removal with minimal heat

March 29, 2016 - The Model BG260 belt grinder from Kalamazoo Industries is a heavy duty, direct drive unit with an 8 in. by 2 in. belt and an 8 in. contact wheel with a clear right side for inside corner shaping.

SHM Media Mist Collector designed for the metalworking industry

March 23, 2016 - The SHM SmogHog Media Mist Collector uses a three stage filtration process that progressively reduces the mist concentration resulting in greater than 99% particle removal efficiency.

Image-based code reader delivers high reading performance

March 7, 2016 - The optical flexibility of the Lector63x, in combination with leading decoder technology, ensures reliable reading performance even under difficult conditions, including reading small codes at high speeds or in applications with a large reading distance.

ERP software offers efficiency and competitive advantage

March 2, 2016 - KeyedIn Solutions' version 5 of its KeyedIn Manufacturing Cloud ERP solution is a dynamically configurable and extensible Cloud ERP software that has a powerful production engine that puts the planning back into ERP for the modern production and fabricating manufacturer.

Vision sensor provides cost-efficient 3-D inspection

February 29, 2016 - The TriSpector1000 from SICK is a stand-alone, configurable 3D vision sensor that reliably inspects objects regardless of variations in object color, shape, or position. In addition, intensity data enhances 3D navigation and allows the sensor to check for object rotation or the presence of a label or printed pattern.

Die springs bring longer spring life, greater safety

February 23, 2016 - Coil die springs are designed and manufactured with high-quality materials to provide longer spring life. Designed for high-production operations, premium nitrogen springs provide longer spring life, ensure compliance and offer optimum safety.

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