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Dies address slug-pulling problems

July 13, 2004

Impax Tooling Solutions offers the Slug Hugger® 2 die designed to address problems caused by slug pulling. The tool is the next generation of the original Slug Hugger die, a slug-pulling system...

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Dust collection system is self-cleaning

July 13, 2004

United Air Specialists Inc., a Clarcor Company, has introduced a new, compact, versatile collector that the company says can handle almost any manufacturing dust. Model BDC is a self-cleaning,...

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4-kW disk laser has 7 mm*mrad beam quality

July 13, 2004

TRUMPF will introduce the first 4-kW disk laser, the HLD 4002, to the North American market at IMTS 2004. Four disks provide the resonator power and result in beam quality of 7 mm*mrad. The beam is...

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Diffusion-cooled annular CO2 laser outputs 2 kW

July 13, 2004

TRUMPF will highlight its new diffusion-cooled CO2 laser at IMTS 2004. The TCF 1 has a unit volume of 12.4 ft.3, weighs 550 lbs., and outputs 2 kW.The laser has an annular arrangement of electrodes....

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Spring rewind hose reel features nonsparking ratchet assembly

July 13, 2004

Hannay Reels'™ N700 spring rewind hose reels have been enhanced with a nonsparking separate ratchet assembly designed to make the reels safer to operate and to offer better access to the pawl...

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Electronic press control enhanced

July 13, 2004

Greenerd Press & Machine Co. Inc. will unveil enhancements to its electronic press control at IMTS 2004.The control, which uses Allen-Bradley hardware and customized programming, has improved overall...

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Waterjet cutting system has optional rotary axis, shuttle table

July 13, 2004

Bystronic Inc.'s waterjet cutting system, Byjet, is an abrasive, cold-cutting system that produces clean, burr-free cutting edges. The system cuts a variety of flat sheet, tubular, and profiled...

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Digital joining process control system enhances welding automation

July 13, 2004

Servo-Robot offers its new DIGI-I joint-tracking system for welding automation. The system uses the latest laser vision technologies to facilitate global process monitoring and weld quality...

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Fiber-optic, flexible borescopes deliver large images, up to 25,000-pixel resolution

July 13, 2004

Gradient Lens Corp. (GLC) has introduced a new line of Hawkeye® Blue flexible borescopes. The borescopes now are available in 2.5-, 4.0-, and 6.0-mm diameters. The new designs include high-clarity...

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Bacou-Dalloz appoints new CEO

July 13, 2004

Henri-Dominique Petit assumed the CEO position at Bacou-Dalloz June 7. He also became a company director at the company's May shareholders' meeting.Petit has a master's degree in engineering from the...

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Balzers enters research cooperation agreement

July 13, 2004

Balzers, a provider of PVD coatings, is inaugurating a research laboratory in Innsbruck, Austria, together with three Austria-based partners: Plansee AG, the Montan University Leoben, and the...

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Aluminum Association announces sale of China Aluminum Fabrication Directory

July 13, 2004

The Aluminum Association, in cooperation with Beijing Antaike Information Development Co. Ltd., has announced the sale of The China Aluminum Fabrication Directory.The reference book contains...

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Airgas is exclusive supplier to Discovery Channel's 'BIG!'

July 13, 2004

Airgas Inc. has announced that it is the exclusive supplier of cutting and welding gases, welding consumables, safety products, and other industrial and MRO supplies to Discovery Channel's series...

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Voss Industries receives manufacturing excellence award

July 13, 2004

Voss Industries Inc., Ohio City, Ohio, has received a MANNY Award for manufacturing excellence. The company supplies V-retainer couplings, T-bolt clamps, strap assemblies, and other specialty products...

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Timken increases steel tubing prices

July 13, 2004

The Timken Corp. announced June 8 that it was raising prices on tubular steel products by 3 ½ percent to 10 percent, depending on size, grade, and finish.That announcement was followed by another...

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