Products

Filter Content

Laser system cuts highly reflective metals at high speeds

March 31, 2016

Fonon Corp. has announced three hardware technology updates to its laser cutting systems—direct-drive motion system advancements, CleanCut technology, and adaptive thin-to-thick laser beam shaping—for cutting highly reflective materials at production-level speeds. A magnetic motion system...

Continue Reading

Angle grinders offered with stronger motors

March 31, 2016

Robert Bosch Tool Corp. has rolled out a lineup of small, corded and cordless angle grinders. New motors, extending from 10- and 13-amp models to 18 V, deliver more amperage than their predecessors. Longer multigrip paddle switches allow users to grip the grinders in almost any position along...

Continue Reading

Cover caps work with angle brackets for profile systems

March 31, 2016

J.W. Winco Inc. offers metric GN 963 cover caps for GN 960 and 961 metric angle brackets for aluminum T-slot profile systems. After the angle brackets are assembled, the RoHS-compliant cover caps are snapped into place via four lugs. They give the angle bracket a finished appearance and protect...

Continue Reading

Software connects all data, processes involved in bent part production

March 30, 2016

Aicon 3D Systems has launched BendingStudio 3.0 software. It connects all data and processes involved in bent part manufacturing, from production and process planning to manufacturing and quality control, with emphasis on metrological processes. The setup of inspection plans is separated from...

Continue Reading

Depressed-center grinding wheels introduced

March 30, 2016

Saint-Gobain Abrasives has introduced Norton QUANTUM3™ (NQ3) depressed-center grinding wheels. They feature a proprietary grain, as well as a bond system that combines fillers and bonding agents, to help increase metal removal and wheel life. According to the company, tests showed that the...

Continue Reading

Pneumatic shears feature variable-speed trigger

March 30, 2016

Kett Tool offers P-500 double-cut shears for cutting 18-ga. and lighter cold-rolled mild steel, most grades of stainless steel to 20 ga., and aluminum to 0.090 in. thick. At 3 lbs. and 10.5 in. long, the shears are compact and portable. The dual blades transfer distortion produced in cutting...

Continue Reading

Liquid paint markers write through dust, moisture, oil

March 30, 2016

Milwaukee Tool has introduced INKZALL™ liquid paint markers. Optimized for darker job site surfaces, such as black pipe and structural steel, the markers can write through dust, moisture, and oil and withstand temperatures up to 300 degrees F. Using wear-resistant acrylic tips, the markers...

Continue Reading

Membrane dryer keeps compressed air clean, dry with four-stage filtration

March 30, 2016

The WNA AMD-035 membrane dryer is available from Walmec North America. It features four-stage prefiltration, a flow rating of 35 SCFM, and maximum working pressures of 150 PSI. The first- and second-stage filters remove moisture, liquids, dust, rust, scale, and other contaminants to 5 microns....

Continue Reading

Safety glove offers reinforced cut/abrasion protection with secure grip

March 29, 2016

Brass Knuckle® has introduced the SmartCut™ BKCR3520, an ANSI Cut Level 3 glove. Offering medium-level cut protection, the glove features a slip-resistant foam nitrile palm coating and a reinforced thumb crotch for abrasion resistance. The glove’s seamless shell is made of 15-ga....

Continue Reading

Switchable magnetic ground clamps designed to stay cooler

March 29, 2016

Magswitch Technology has introduced a new line of magnetic ground clamps. The second generation of the product series features a new fin design with increased surface area to help lower temperature by about 27 percent. It offers 300, 600, and 800 amps for a strong hold in the shear or vertical...

Continue Reading

CAD/CAM and nesting software updated with new features

March 29, 2016

Jetcam has launched version 19 of its Expert CAD/CAM and nesting software, which has several new features and improvements. Multisheet nesting nests parts across multiple sheets at one time. Both the standard free-form and high-performance nesters also can now nest punching parts to be common...

Continue Reading

Solid-carbide mill offers five cutting edges

March 29, 2016

Walter USA LLC has introduced the Prototyp Proto▪max™ ST Z-5 solid carbide milling tool for dynamic milling of steel, with secondary applications in stainless steel. The tool, which has five cutting edges, is available with a Weldon shank configuration for secure clamping, with or without...

Continue Reading

Motor-powered caster moves loads up to 6,000 lbs.

March 29, 2016

Caster Concepts Inc. has introduced what it says is the first motorized industrial caster. The Drive Caster™ integrates an electric motor with an industrial caster to create a single unit that can be added to carts and racks. With a mere flip of a switch, operators can engage the ¼- or...

Continue Reading

Manufacturing resource book released in 30th edition

March 28, 2016

Industrial Press Inc. has published the 30th edition of Machinery's Handbook, a comprehensive, practical book that presents the fundamental and essential aspects of manufacturing practices. The book is designed as a reference for mechanical, manufacturing, and industrial engineers; designers;...

Continue Reading

Runout compensation nuts correct runout errors, misalignment

March 28, 2016

ReamTec EasyZero runout compensation nuts from Monaghan Tooling Group correct runout errors and misalignment for all round tools using ER collets. The replacement nuts feature six adjustment screws that allow for up to 0.011-in. runout to be dialed in rapidly. With concentric cutting, all cutting...

Continue Reading