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Desiccant dryer removes water, vapor, oil aerosols, dirt

March 7, 2006

Motor Guard Corp. has introduced the DD-1008 mini desiccant dryer.The dryer is a disposable, inline, point-of-use filter that features a color-change indicator when replacement is necessary.Attached...

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Portable magnetic drill features power feed

March 7, 2006

Hougen Mfg.'s HMD925 portable magnetic drill features power feed and heavy-duty holemaking capability.The drill uses the company's Rotabroach® annular cutters to produce holes from 7/16 in. to...

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Grinders feature antivibration handles

March 7, 2006

Metabo Corp. offers the new Vibratech antivibration handle on its entire line of angle grinders.The handle helps reduce vibration on the side handle by eliminating direct contact between the spindle...

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Heavy-duty nibbler is lightweight

March 7, 2006

The N 700-2 nibbler from TRUMPF Inc. is designed for cutting 0.275-in.-thick steel and 0.106-in.-thick stainless steel. The company says it is the lightest of the heavy-duty nibblers.The streamlined...

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Measuring systems adapt to almost any metal machinery

March 7, 2006

Scotchman®'s multi loc and quick loc measuring systems can be adapted to almost any type of metal machinery.The quick loc system allows the user to move the stop on the rail to a desired length....

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Press brake suitable for thin-gauge to heavy-plate applications

March 7, 2006

The Pro2 press brakes from Piranha are suitable for general-purpose fabricating for thin-gauge to heavy-plate applications.The line features two hydraulic cylinders synchronized to maintain 0.0004-in....

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Ultrasonic test instrument allows on-, offline tube, bar inspection

March 7, 2006

Magnetic Analysis Corp. offers the FD-4 Echomac® ultrasonic test instrument for on- or offline inspection of tube, bar, and plate and flaw detection and measurement of wall thickness and OD in...

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Metal surface finishing system introduced

March 7, 2006

J. Walter has introduced the QUICK-STEP™ metal surface finishing system.The system utilizes a hook-and-loop backing pad for attachment; 40-, 60-, 80-, or 120-grit segmented flap disks;...

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Press control package eliminates cam switch adjustment

March 7, 2006

ISB Group has introduced the RBPC press control and automation package equipped with automatic top stop compensation, which eliminates the need to adjust cam switches every time a job or press speed...

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Plasma torch upgrade released

March 7, 2006

Hypertherm has released a new HyPerformance plasma torch upgrade for its HyDefinition HD4070 systems.The torch-and-lead upgrade kit comes with a 6-, 10-, or 15-ft. torch lead; a 200-amp machine torch;...

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Waterjet cutting system shuttle table enhances productivity

March 7, 2006

The Byjet 3015 waterjet cutting system from Bystronic Inc. has a shuttle table that the company says can increase productivity up to 30 percent.The new CNC intensifier produces consistent square edges...

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Electric-powered vacuum lifters support heavy loads

March 7, 2006

Anver Corp. offers electric-powered vacuum lifters that can be custom-built with frames up to 20 ft. long, various cross-bar sizes, and up to 50 individual valve-operated vacuum cups to support heavy...

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Sensors measure dynamic, quasistatic forces on machinery

March 7, 2006

ICP® piezoelectric sensors from the Force/Torque Div. of PCB Piezotronics Inc. measure dynamic and quasistatic forces on machinery structures. The sensors' high rigidity and no moving parts make...

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Quick-change devices simplify, secure changeovers, setups

March 7, 2006

Segen quick-change devices from Tooling Technology LLC locate tools, jigs, and fixtures, simplifying and securing changeovers and setups.The cylinder lock mates with a conical male knob and locates...

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Servo feed system handles round bar, wire, tubing, profile parts

March 7, 2006

A new servo feed system for presses from Straus-Artys Corp. works with round bar, wire, tubing, and profile parts. Four models are available that handle up to 1.00-in. barstock or 2.750-in.-OD by...

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