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Depressed-center wheel grinder cleans metal, removes stock and weld beads

November 9, 2004

Dynabrade's 4-1/2 in.-dia. depressed-center wheel grinder cleans metal for welding and removes stock and weld beads.The lightweight, ergonomically designed, 12,000-RPM tool features a 1-HP air motor...

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Specialty application earmuffs introduced

November 9, 2004

Bilsom® has introduced earmuffs to meet a variety of specialty applications. The Thunder®, Leightning®, and Clarity™ series earmuffs now can mount directly on hard hats or fold away...

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Software upgrade facilitates secondary forming operations, analysis

November 9, 2004

AutoForm-DieDesigner version 4.0 software allows die engineers and toolmakers to create the tool design and die faces for secondary forming operations quickly and to analyze the complete sheet metal...

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Cutting saw cuts steel studs, pipes, rebar

November 9, 2004

Makita's model 413 13-amp 7 -in. metal cutting saw cuts through sheet metal, steel studs, pipes, and rebar.A large cutting capacity allows for single-pass, virtually spark-free cutting with a...

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OSHA proposes revised rule on hexavalent chromium

November 9, 2004

The U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) for occupational exposure to hexavalent chromium (CrVI) in the October...

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OSHA cites metal container manufacturer

November 9, 2004

The U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has issued citations and proposed $114,300 in penalties to Durable Inc., a Wheeling Ill.-based metal container...

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OSHA Web page focuses on workplace substance abuse

November 9, 2004

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has posted a Web page that provides information on programs and approaches to help foster drug-free workplaces.The Workplace Substance Abuse...

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Orbitform appoints controls engineer

November 9, 2004

Orbitform Group has announced that Daniel Shirkey has joined the company as a controls engineer.Shirkey has engineering experience from Magna Donnelly, an automotive rear-view mirror supplier, and...

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Crane assembly plant opens in Monterrey, N.L. Mexico

November 9, 2004

Morris Material Handling has announced the opening of a crane assembly plant in Monterrey, N.L. Mexico. The new facility is called SPH Crane & Hoist Inc. Mexico Office.Among the cranes the plant is...

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Penna Flame Ind. Hires induction hardening specialist

November 9, 2004

Penna Flame Ind. has hired Mark Farley as manager of induction services.Farley has 18 years' experience in induction hardening and contour gear tooth hardening. He has instructed on the topic of...

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Micro Stamping Corp. opens development center

November 9, 2004

Micro Stamping Corp. has opened its Frank Semcer Development Center (named for the company founder and father of the company's current president), located on the site of its headquarters in Somerset,...

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Lincoln Electric named official Goodguys welder

November 9, 2004

The Goodguys Rod & Custom Association has named Lincoln Electric as its Official Welder. Goodguys, a rod and custom association, produces and promotes hot rod enthusiast events."The Goodguys Rod &...

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Hobart Brothers receives wire patent

November 9, 2004

Hobart Brothers has received a patent for its Tri-Mark® Metalloy Vantage™ and Metalloy Vantage Ni1 gas shielded metal cored wires.According to the company, the wires reduce silicon island...

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Harsco GasServ appoints southern region sales manager

November 9, 2004

Harsco GasServ has named Allen J. (Jeff) Clay III as southern region sales manager.Clay is responsible for selling Taylor-Wharton high pressure and acetylene cylinders, cryogenic storage and...

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Bosch Rexroth opens facility in Slovenia

November 9, 2004

Bosch Rexroth AG has opened a production site in Skofia Loka, Slovenia. The facility, which employs almost 200, produces linear, torque, and modular motors used in automotive production, newspaper...

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