A wheel with a circumference of 12 inches mounted on a tube mill. The number of revolutions the wheel makes during the tube forming process is electronically compared to the time elapsed and therefore calculates the speed of the mill in feet per minute. This information is used at the end of the welded tube mill to generate cut-to-length signals for the cutoff.
LVD Strippit Electra FL and FA-L Flexible Automation for Lasers
Take the lead in fast flexible fiber laser processing with the Electra FL and FA-L automation. The Flexible Automation for Lasers (FA-L) offers true flexibility, load/unload in 40 seconds and handles sheet sizes from 1000x1000mm up to 3050x1525mm.
Knowing and appreciating the craft of metal fabrication - by Tim Heston The recipe for precision metal fabrication includes technology and craft. We hear a lot about the technology, but not so much about the craft.
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