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Robot handles welding, assembly, material handling

May 9, 2006

FANUC Robotics North America Inc. has introduced the R-2000iB multipurpose, intelligent robot that handles welding, assembly, part transfer, material removal, and machine loading.The robot is...

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Power tool removes laser cutting machine slag

May 9, 2006

The TSC 1 portable power tool from TRUMPF Inc. removes slag from the slats of laser cutting machines.If slag builds up on the pallets it impairs the quality of the pieces produced. Instead of...

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New laser systems introduced

May 9, 2006

TRUMPF Inc. has added the Lasercell 1000 Powertrain and the TLC 1000 Hybrid to its laser product line.The Lasercell laser-welds power train and gear components and is designed to meet the requirements...

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Shop software integrates with payroll services

May 9, 2006

The E2 shop system from Shoptech Software has been integrated with ADP and Paychex payroll services. Customers now can take advantage of the two-way interface that helps save time and eliminate data...

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Laser system cuts at accelerations up to 6 G

May 9, 2006

The Syncrono 2-D laser cutting system from Prima North America is now available.The laser cutting machine's laser head is designed with two additional small, linear-driven, parallel kinematic axes on...

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Two-, four-, and five-axis waterjets offered

May 9, 2006

MC Machinery Systems Inc. now offers three waterjets—the Classica, a two-axis unit; the Suprema, a four-axis with tilt head; and the Evolution, a five-axis unit.The Classica features 2-D CAD/CAM...

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CNC facilitates part rolling

May 9, 2006

Jammes Industrie's Rollexpress CNC-Cone rolls in one revolution conical parts that have a round shape, as well as triangular, square, trapezoidal, and other polygon-shaped cross sections.The CNC...

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Tungsten electrodes enhanced

May 9, 2006

Diamond Ground Products has introduced Cryo-T tungsten electrodes.The thoriated tungsten is cryogenically treated—cooled with nitrogen gas to -300 degrees and then slowly reheated to room...

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Ironworker has built-in bending station

May 9, 2006

The 50-ton, five-station Geka Bendicrop ironworker from Comeq Inc. features a full structural die block and quick-change tooling. It has a built-in bending station.Bending length is 4 in. with a...

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Vacuum lifter handles awkward loads

May 9, 2006

Anver Corp. offers the VPF-57 below-the-hook vacuum lifters that can be fitted with custom beams for handling long, bent, awkward loads in metal stamping, cutting, and assembly operations.The lifters,...

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Pipeline inspection crawler enhanced

May 9, 2006

Envirosight LLC has made three enhancements to its Rovver line of modular, steerable pipeline inspection crawlers.The crawler now features a new zooming pan/tilt camera head with an optional laser...

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Software assesses, manages vibration exposure

May 9, 2006

The HVManager™ human vibration meter software from Larson Davis assesses and manages vibration exposure. It is designed to provide instant tool assessments to all new standards, including the...

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Compressed-air filters install in any air system

May 9, 2006

Kaeser Compressors offers a line of compressed-air filters to meet stringent air requirements.The filters are available in sizes from 20 to 21,250 SCFM and provide simplified installation in any air...

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Structural stress method predicts fatigue life

May 9, 2006

Battelle's Verity™ mesh-insensitive structural stress method is now included as a module within Safe Technology Ltd.'s fe-safe™ analysis software. The Verity methodology predicts the...

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Prima to hold open house

May 9, 2006

Prima North America is holding an open house May 23 - 24 at its Chicopee, Mass., Technology Center to debut its new Syncrono laser cutting machine.Visitors also will be able to view demonstrations of...

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