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Wet/dry industrial vacuums require no filter change-out

February 12, 2008

Nilfisk-Advance America's Nilfisk GWD 120 and Nilfisk GWD 220 wet/dry industrial vacuums allow users to collect both wet and dry materials without having to stop to change out filters.The GWD 120,...

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Run bar for two-hand machine actuation introduced

December 11, 2007

Banner Engineering Corp. has introduced the DUO-TOUCH®l run bar with STB buttons for two-hand machine actuation. The run bar interfaces with DUO-TOUCH SG two-hand control modules, SC22-3 safety...

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Counterbalanced lift trucks feature customizable applications, ergonomics

December 11, 2007

Hyster Co.'s Fortis™ line of sit-down, counterbalanced lift trucks features customizable applications and ergonomics, a power-train design, industrial-strength electronics, good cooling, and...

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Electrode force gauge for robotic resistance welding machines introduced

November 6, 2007

Huntingdon Fusion Techniques Ltd. (HFT) has introduced the KR1000 robot cell resistance welder electrode force gauge, designed to obtain correct weld parameters for standard and critical welds in...

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Resistance welding system enables single operator to weld large workpieces

October 9, 2007

LORS Machinery Inc. has been appointed by Koyo Giken Inc. as an authorized factory direct importer and distributor of Koyo's MYSPOT resistance welding systems.Allowing a single operator to weld large...

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Laser alignment tool operates over 100 ft.

October 9, 2007

Pinpoint Laser Systems® has introduced the 2-D Microgage laser alignment tool for precision measuring, machine alignment, and calibration. Operators can check and align roll and web lines, CNC...

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Servo-press workstations can be customized

September 11, 2007

Promess Inc. has introduced a line of customizable servo-press workstations, based on the company's electromechanical assembly press (EMAP), intelligent control, and sensor technologies integrated...

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Energy-saving dust collector control panel introduced

September 11, 2007

Micro Air® Clean Air Systems has introduced an energy-saving control panel for its line of dust collectors.The Intelli-Touch® control panel reduces energy consumption with a built-in,...

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Resistance welding inverters features quick rise times

August 7, 2007

The ISA-4000CR large-scale inverter for resistance welding, from Miyachi Unitek Corp., can produce 4,000 amps primary. It has five feedback modes, NEMA-style enclosure, built-in weld monitoring, a...

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Dot matrix machine has integrated image processing

August 7, 2007

Borries Marking Systems offers its model 350 dot matrix machine with integrated image processing for marking verification for traceability and lot control.Designed to meet AS 9132 requirements for...

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Stainless steel leveling feet added to framing system

August 7, 2007

80/20 Inc. has added stainless steel leveling feet to its T-slotted aluminum framing system, the Industrial Erector Set®.Eight 304 stainless steel bases, with or without floor-mount holes, are...

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Dust collector has explosion vent

July 24, 2007

Farr Air Pollution Control now offers its Gold Series® dust collector with a new explosion vent for applications involving explosive dust capture.The X-vent is NFPA-approved and CD- and...

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Resistance welding inspection system introduced

July 24, 2007

Automation Systems and Design (ASD) has introduced a vision-based product designed to inspect critical features of resistance welding electrodes.The QCweld950 inspects tip diameter, angle, height,...

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New brushes added to maintenance products

July 10, 2007

Weiler® Corp. has added several items to its line of maintenance products.The comfort-grip hand scrub brush with polypropylene fill now comes with a contoured handle and rubber insert.Two new...

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Resistance welding inverter suitable for projection welding

July 10, 2007

Miyachi Unitek Corp. has introduced the ISA-2000CR resistance welding inverter.The inverter includes five feedback modes, a NEMA-style enclosure, built-in weld monitoring, a communications package,...

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