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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.

ARNO USA introduces SE grooving and part-off system
June 06, 2018

ARNO USA introduces SE grooving and part-off system

This cutting tool and insert system from ARNO USA is designed to optimize turning, grooving, parting-off and copy turning operations.

Fluke introduces FlukePack30 Professional Tool Backpack
May 21, 2018

Fluke introduces FlukePack30 Professional Tool Backpack

Designed specifically for an electrician’s DMMs, clamps, tools, and accessories, the backpack also protects tools in dirty work sites. For the digital user, the Fluke Pack30 offers a way to carry all the necessary tools while keeping hands free to use cell phones and tablets.

GEFERTEC introduces GTarc additive manufacturing machines
April 03, 2018

GEFERTEC introduces GTarc additive manufacturing machines

GTarc machines manufacture near-net-shape metal parts. Only the finishing of the near-net-shape part is undertaken using standard CNC milling.

Columbia Machine introduces HL9200 palletizer
February 14, 2018

Columbia Machine introduces HL9200 palletizer

The HL9200 is designed to provide flexibility by incorporating variable lane position technology with Columbia’s soft turn case handling and two configurable layer tables to provide stable layer forming.

ATI introduces U1-050 Universal Compliance Compensator
February 01, 2018

ATI introduces U1-050 Universal Compliance Compensator

The U1-050 UCC complies in many directions to overcome misalignment between the tool and the workpiece. The patented mechanism is designed for demanding high-endurance applications and offers simultaneous X-Y lateral compliance, X-Y-Z axis rotation, and Z compression.

Nordson MARCH introduces MesoSPHERE Plasma System
February 01, 2018

Nordson MARCH introduces MesoSPHERE Plasma System

The MesoSPHERE Plasma System is designed for processing of 3D and wafer-level packaging processes such as fan-in, fan-out, wafer-level, and panel-level -handling wafers up to 450mm and panels up to 480mm. The MesoSPHERE's W3 three-axis symmetrical plasma chamber ensures that all areas of the wafer are treated equally and uniformly.

igus announces expanded  E4.1 e-chain series with roller links
December 08, 2017

igus announces expanded E4.1 e-chain series with roller links

The roller links have small ramps in front of and behind the rollers, which reduce noise during movement and help avoid hard impacts when the upper run of the chains is unrolled onto the lower run.