Transporter®LP magnetic end-of-arm tooling is designed to transfer metal blanks, stampings and parts in automated and robotic applications. Engineered with powerful Rare Earth magnets, they will hold parts during power loss, minimize part shifting, provide more options for picking up perforated or odd parts, and reduce shop air costs significantly compared to vacuum cups.
newest generation of Fronius MagicCleaner electro-chemical cleaner now
is available in two models, with each providing ideal finish on
stainless-steel gas-tungsten-arc (GTA) welds and surfaces. Also the
MaagicCleaner can mark workpieces with logos or serial numbers.
Industrial, launched in September 2021, is a division of AMSOIL Inc.,
which brings more than 50 years of lubrication formulation and was the
first lubricant company to bring API-certified synthetic lubricants to
market in 1972. AMSOIL Industrial consults with fabricators and metal
stamping operations to optimize production efficiency by employing a
comprehensive lubrication program that starts with a plant audit by
AMSOIL Industrial tribologists and lubrication experts.
Plans are underway for FABTECH Mexico to return to Monterrey, May 3-5, 2022. This year’s show will bring together more than 500 exhibitors presenting the latest in technology and solutions to more than 8000 attendees from Mexico and Latin America.
with Insperity we help employers from employee benefits and HR
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Abrasives has introduced the Norton Abrasive Process Solutions (APS)
program, designed to help customers determine the optimal grinding or
finishing solution for the application at hand. Solutions reportedly
range from simple to complex, off-hand or automated, and for metal
fabrication, production grinding and virtually any abrasives operation.
The APS program draws upon the experience and knowledge of the Norton
team along with access to 30 different machines, and a new
state-of-the-art APS robotic automation cell (pictured). This cell forms
the core of the new APS program, located at the Higgins Grinding
Technology Center in Northborough, MA.
BLM GROUP USA’s 12 kW Sheet Laser Cutter and ProBend Press Brakes work together to make manufacturing better for you. ProBend electric E-Series comes in 44-276 ton models for bending lengths of 4’ -17’ or hybrid H-Series in 44 – 660 ton models for bending 4’ – 20’ lengths.
plasma, fiber laser and waterjet cutting machines all offer advantages,
and each have drawbacks. Consider your requirements and practical needs
when deciding on a cutting system. Then, consider the process
characteristics discussed here.
Working with the Impax Tooling Solutions® team at Wilson Tool International to determine the right design, tool steel, coating and finish options can produce big gains in tool life and performance. Each application has unique needs and unique solutions.
LVD Company nv, Gullegem, Belgium, has acquired the solutions business unit of Kuka Automatisering + Robotics nv in Houthalen-Helchteren, Belgium, to launch the new company, LVD Robotic Solutions bv. The new entity will build on LVD’s experience with engineering robotic systems for sheet metal working, centered on no robot teaching, high throughput, and fast “art to part.”
Robotmaster, offline programming software for robots from Hypertherm, helps manufacturers maximize their robot’s productivity with simple and efficient robot programming for a variety of applications such as cutting, trimming, milling, welding, spraying, polishing, sanding, grinding, deburring and more. Robotmaster uses integrated CAD/CAM functionality to make robotic programming simple and intuitive for everyone, even first-time users, according to company officials, who note that the technology has been shown to reduce programming time by as much as 75 percent.
knives from Exair provide effective blowoff, cooling, cleaning and
drying in myriad manufacturing processes. To accommodate the variety of
unique problems manufacturers face, Exair has the ability to customize
and tailor air knives to different specifications. These customizations
can range in size, shape and material, and include custom mounting holes
and dimensions. They are created to solve distinct manufacturing
challenges reaching beyond typical air-knife selections.