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June 04, 2019

KItagawa NorthTech introduces DKF Series of Collet Chucks

The DKF Low Profile Collet Chuck features a nose which is required when additional tool clearance is needed in tight work piece and machining environments.

Zero-Max announces expansion of Posi-Lok keyless shaft bushings product line
May 29, 2019

Zero-Max announces expansion of Posi-Lok keyless shaft bushings product line

The expanded Posi-Lok product line includes nine different models in a range of sizes. Now available are more model and size options to handle different torque requirements and mounting configurations for unique motion control applications.

Fluke introduces 1000 volt insulated hand tools
May 28, 2019

Fluke introduces 1000 volt insulated hand tools

The premium hand tools are rated at 1000 volts, but individually tested to over 10,000 volts. They are compliant to globally-recognized safety standards established by European regulatory agencies to ensure the greatest safety when working in live environments.

Enerpac announces HM-Series HydraMax and updated GT-Series Hydraulic Topside Tensioners for bolt tightening
May 02, 2019

Enerpac announces HM-Series HydraMax and updated GT-Series Hydraulic Topside Tensioners for bolt tightening

Both product series are engineered to achieve accurate bolt-load in single or multiple tensioner configurations, delivering bolt tensioning with performance on critical joints.

Beckhoff Automation announces TwinCAT 3 Machine Learning solution
April 17, 2019

Beckhoff Automation announces TwinCAT 3 Machine Learning solution

With machine learning, the automation controller can learn the desired algorithms from process data. With this alternative approach, ML models can be trained and then used to deliver solutions.

ABB introduces Superstrut metal framing with half-slot holes punched on three sides
March 26, 2019

ABB introduces Superstrut metal framing with half-slot holes punched on three sides

The configuration will allow installers to make side-to-side strut connections or attach various side-mounted accessories to all sides of the strut without performing custom drilling.

AutomationDirect introduces DN-FE-16T crimping tool
March 21, 2019

AutomationDirect introduces DN-FE-16T crimping tool

This crimper is identical to AutomationDirect’s two existing self-adjusting crimpers, other than having the rotatable die and trapezoidal crimp profile.

igus introduces E2.1 series of energy chain
February 14, 2019

igus introduces E2.1 series of energy chain

The E2.1 series offers filling of the e-chain from the side or top, along the inner or outer radius, with a chain opener or screwdriver. In this process, one meter of the e-chain can be opened in two seconds.

Averna and PTC announce Averna ConnexThing Toolkits
February 05, 2019

Averna and PTC announce Averna ConnexThing Toolkits

The ConnexThing Toolkit for NI TestStand, which is available for download now, streamlines the connection between TestStand’s ready-to-run test management software and ThingWorx’s innovative end-to-end IoT platform.

FDT Group announces Common Component update to support FDT 2.1
February 05, 2019

FDT Group announces Common Component update to support FDT 2.1

The release of the FDT 2.1 specification in 2018 set the FDT Group’s Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) transformation path to connect and empower the intelligent enterprise based on industry-driven feedback across the process, hybrid and discrete manufacturing markets.

R+E Automation introduces BCT-200 solution for blood collection tube manufacturing
December 19, 2018

R+E Automation introduces BCT-200 solution for blood collection tube manufacturing

The BCT-200 can be used to manufacture and package both vacuum and non-vacuum blood collection tubes. The machine can therefore dispense common additives, such as gel, EDTA.K2, EDTA.K3, lithium herapin, trisodium citrate, and more.

ARNO USA introduces Auto Fast Change (AFC) Tool Systems for Swiss-style machining
December 10, 2018

ARNO USA introduces Auto Fast Change (AFC) Tool Systems for Swiss-style machining

The ARNO AFC comes pre-configured with built-in through-coolant capabilities. In total, there are 5 inlets for porting the coolant on the AFC tool holder block that operators can use to direct coolant flow

Prospection Solutions introduces Rollstock Inspection System
October 31, 2018

Prospection Solutions introduces Rollstock Inspection System

This system is integrated with up and downstream equipment utilizing an on-board Beckhoff PLC. The system can be connected to a new or existing database to manage statistics for at the machine and from remote locations.

Beck Automation introduces BASIC IML series of two cavity machine
October 23, 2018

Beck Automation introduces BASIC IML series of two cavity machine

The basic structure of the BASIC IML system comprises a machine frame. The rapid movements are made possible thanks to the machine frame and the use of servo motors made by Beckhoff.

KASTO introduces KASTOmiwin range of double mitre bandsaw
August 10, 2018

KASTO introduces KASTOmiwin range of double mitre bandsaw

Initially available as the semiautomatic KASTOmiwin U 4.6 and the automatic A 4.6 version, it is designed particularly for cut-to-size pieces in the steel industry, the iron and steel trade, plant construction and special machine building.

Sterling Systems & Controls announces Automated Bulk Bag Filling solution
August 09, 2018

Sterling Systems & Controls announces Automated Bulk Bag Filling solution

This automation and process control system includes a Motor Starter Process Control Panel. Included in this control panel is an Allen Bradley PLC with discrete and analog outputs, an Allen Bradley Panel View Plus 10” color touchscreen, and custom automation software to meet the application requirements.

Hatebur introduces HOTmatic AMP 20 N cam lobe manufacturing machine
July 27, 2018

Hatebur introduces HOTmatic AMP 20 N cam lobe manufacturing machine

To date, most of the forged cam lobes are produced on the two Hatebur machines HOTmatic AMP 30 S und 20 S. The machine has a total press load of 1500 kN. The machine body has been reinforced for stability.

Rockwell Automation introduces Allen-Bradley ControlTower 856T 70 mm Tower Light system
July 24, 2018

Rockwell Automation introduces Allen-Bradley ControlTower 856T 70 mm Tower Light system

The ControlTower 856T is capable of accommodating up to seven modules in the same stack, offering users the ability to monitor more machine and process conditions in a single device.

Makino announces five axis a500Z horizontal machining center
June 25, 2018

Makino announces five axis a500Z horizontal machining center

The kinematic arrangement of the a500Z minimizes the force path lengths through both the spindle as well as through the workpiece, efficiently transferring both cutting loads and reactive forces into the machine’s three point leveled bed

Paxiom Group introduces PopLok VS series of automatic tray formers
June 07, 2018

Paxiom Group introduces PopLok VS series of automatic tray formers

The PopLok VS Series is capable of forming 1-tuck and 2-tuck trays at speeds of up to 600 trays per hour.