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Book covers industrial maintenance

July 12, 2005

Designed for the jack-of-all-trades technician, Industrial Maintenance, by Michael Brumbach and Jeffrey A. Clade, is available from the Fabricators & Manufacturers Association Intl.® (FMA).The...

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CNC bending machines have servo drives on all axes

July 12, 2005

Designed to reduce setup time and enhance production, CNC tube bending machines from Lang Maschinenbau GmbH & Co. feature electrical servo-drives on all axes and are available in single and multistack...

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How to choose the consumables you use - Part II

July 12, 2005

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Several small but crucial components—back caps, collets and collet bodies, gas lenses, and nozzles—are key components in enhancing GTAW productivity. These components are available in a variety of styles and sizes. Optimizing these consumables can help to optimize welder uptime.

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Draw cushions for mechanical presses

July 12, 2005

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The use of a draw cushion in the lead-off press of a press line is recommended for the production of high-quality parts to guarantee constant quality through reproducible production parameters.

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Quick-change disks grind, finish aluminum

July 12, 2005

Quick-change cotton fiber abrasive disks from Rex-Cut Products are designed to grind and finish aluminum without loading.Constructed with multiple layers of nonwoven cotton fiber impregnated with...

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Grabber cups protect against metal cuts and scrapes

July 12, 2005

Vi-Cas Mfg. has introduced a line of grabber cups designed to protect users from cuts and scrapes when handling sheet metal.The grabbers are available in diameters up to 4.75 in. with a 25-lb. lifting...

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Weld-immune proximity sensors have 20-mm range

July 12, 2005

Pepperl+Fuchs' weld-immune 20/20 series inductive proximity sensors for detecting aluminum and steel feature a 20-mm sensing range.The IP67 sensors have a Teflon®-coated brass housing with a...

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Fiberscopes identify flaws as small as 0.001 in

July 12, 2005

Suitable for inspecting engines, equipment, tubing, pipes, castings, and other hard-to-access cavities, Lenox Instrument’s high-resolution fiberscope (flexible borescope) identifies flaws as...

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Flux designed for submerged arc welding

July 12, 2005

The Lincoln Electric Co.’s Lincolnweld® 888 flux™ is suitable for submerged arc welding in the offshore, pressure vessel, shipbuilding, and structural fabrication industries. The flux...

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Machinery line designed for plug-and-play operation

July 12, 2005

Automatic Feed Co. Inc. has introduced a line of SMART™ machine systems, including cut-to-length and blanking lines, designed with plug-and-play functionality.To simplify the systems, the...

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Automatic nozzle changer eliminates operator intervention

July 12, 2005

TRUMPF Inc. offers a new nozzle changer for its the TC L 3050, TC L 4050, and TC L 6050 laser cutting machines. The automatic nozzle changer eliminates the need for operator intervention during job...

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System protects plasma torches from collision

July 12, 2005

MG Systems and Welding’s SureStop magnetic torch collision sensor system is designed to hold plasma torches rigidly in place and protect them from collision damage that results from programming...

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Nonflammable solvent cleans, degreases

July 12, 2005

J. Walter Inc. offers PURE SHOT™, a nonflammable solvent cleaner and degreaser.The noncorrosive, nonconductive, chlorine-free solvent has no flash point, evaporates quickly, and leaves no...

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Machine bends 1-in. tube clockwise, counterclockwise

July 12, 2005

Ying Lin Machine Industrial Co., J&S Machine Inc., and YLMUSA have announced the latest addition to the YLM rotary bender product line. The all-electric, 1-in.-capacity YLM CNC-25MSLR-O-12A machine...

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Seam tracker automatically positions welding torch

July 12, 2005

Kat Trackers from Gullco Intl. provide precision seam tracking that maintains the torch in the optimal operating position.The trackers restore performance when encountering material warpage,...

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