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Asset Management Software With Conditional Text Alerts

October 31, 2014

Wintriss Controls Group has announced a new capability for its ShopFloorConnect® asset management and OEE software: It now can generate conditional alerts automatically from any machine. Each alert is a custom text or e-mail message that is sent to selected recipients whenever preset...

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Modular Workstations

October 30, 2014

Bluco Corp. will display a line of workstations to complement its existing modular fixturing systems. Datum locations can be set quickly within ±0.030 in., and repeat setups can be set within ±0.005 in., helping to keep weldments within tolerance every time with no rework delays, the...

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O’Brien Selects New Distributor

October 30, 2014

O’Brien Installations Limited, Burlington, Ont., a manufacturer of overhead, jib, and workstation cranes and a supplier of commercial doors and loading dock equipment, has chosen Sling-Choker Manufacturing as a representative for its crane product lines. “Sling-Choker has a...

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NX-F 3015 Fiber Laser System

October 29, 2014

MC Machinery Systems Inc. will introduce the Mitsubishi NX-F 4,000-W fiber laser. The NX-F 3015 comes standard with a fiber laser resonator and a Zaxis linear drive, a new preset autofocus head, and a safety cover. The Mitsubishi 700 series control with 64-bit NC and a 15-in. touchscreen...

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Gear Milling Technology

October 29, 2014

Sandvik Coromant has introduced the InvoMilling™ system for the manufacture of gears and splines on universal 5-axis machining centers. This system comprises software and dedicated milling cutters combined with support from the company’s gear application team. With the CAM software,...

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Metal Cutting Tools

October 28, 2014

New-Form Tools manufactures metal cutting systems for the tube and pipe, roll form, coil processing, and automotive industries. Its coated blades, jaws, slitter knives, and roll forming tools are impact- and wear-resistant. The company supplies durable high-speed steel and specialty...

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Wilson Tool Celebrates Press Brake Tooling Division’s 20th Anniversary

October 28, 2014

Wilson Tool International® celebrated 20 years of press brake tooling production during its “Bending Into the Future” open house in August at its White Bear Lake, Minn., campus. Fifty manufacturers attended the event, where they viewed a history of the company, learned about its press...

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Plastic Package for Thin Cutoff Wheels

October 27, 2014

Pferd has introduced a recyclable, stackable plastic package for all 4.5-, 5-, and 6-in. cutoff wheels for angle grinders with thicknesses of 0.045 in. and less. The new package strength helps ensure wheel integrity during transit, storage, and handling. The ABS plastic package...

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Welding, Cutting, Safety Equipment

October 27, 2014

Miller Electric Mfg. Co. will introduce its latest welding, cutting, and safety equipment and accessories. The company will feature technology designed to address common productivity and quality challenges in the manufacturing, fabrication, and construction environments. Visitors to the...

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aluminum-oxide tool for cutting steel

Aluminum-oxide Cutting Tool

October 27, 2014

Saint Gobain has introduced an upgrade to its Norton Gemini Rightcut wheels, an aluminum-oxide tool for cutting steel and ferrous metals. The latest-generation tools are 100 percent aluminum-oxide abrasive, infused with a new bond technology and process, for a thinner wheel design and...

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ENSIS 3015 AJ 2-kW fiber laser cutting system

Featured at FABTECH 2014: Fiber Laser Cutting System

October 26, 2014

Amada America Inc. offers the new ENSIS 3015 AJ 2-kW fiber laser cutting system that provides 4-kW cutting capabilities. Amada reports that it is the first manufacturer of advanced metalworking machinery to develop its own fiber laser oscillator. Joint development between Japan and America...

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Trumpf production cell

Complete Production Cell

October 26, 2014

TRUMPF Inc. will display a complete production cell. Visitors will watch as a part is cut on the new TruLaser 2030 fiber 2-D laser cutting machine —making its world premiere—powered by a 4-kW disk laser. The part then will move on to the TruBend 3100 precision press brake, shown for...

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Messer MPC2000 CNC cutting machine

Featured at FABTECH 2014: Plasma Bevel Machine

October 26, 2014

Messer Cutting Systems will introduce the MPC2000 CNC cutting machine. The heavy-duty plasma bevel machine offers oxyfuel, drilling, and marking with superior cut quality, high accuracy, and repeatability, according to the manufacturer. The large gantry has enhanced linear ways and large...

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60-grit premium red aluminum-oxide honing abrasive

Honing Tool

October 26, 2014

Sunnen now offers a 60-grit premium red aluminum-oxide honing abrasive. The new abrasive formulation resists chip loading and galling even in stainless steel, the company states. It is available for the company’s current general hone tools, as well as those of other manufacturers. The...

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MEGAFIL® seamless wires

Featured at FABTECH 2014: Filler Metals

October 25, 2014

Hobart Brothers Co. will showcase its filler metals for fabrication and manufacturing welding applications. The company will present live welding demos, and welding specialists will be available to answer questions and provide product advice to visitors. Filler metals on display at the show...

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