When you see a demonstration involving equipment from more than one supplier, take note. It’s very probable that what you’re seeing is “what’s next” from the foremost experts in those respective technologies. If you can find a way to replicate that process in your shop or can afford to invest in what you see, you’ll undoubtedly gain a competitive advantage.
The value of a major trade show is that exhibitors give you so many opportunities to gain a leg up on your competition. Here are some insights to consider so that the next event you attend will speak directly to your bottom line.
The MicroCube is a 9 in x 9 in x 9 in wind turbine with multiple airfoils to capture more wind flow through the unit, improving the torque needed to generate power. This patented design has achieved an unprecedented level of efficiency to set it apart and can generate power in wind speeds as slow as one mile per hour.
Reduced gas spending and environmental impact are big with electric cars. But instead of refilling, the need to pull over for recharging has still limited them. What if that changed? Take a closer look at a new concept that is pushing the limits of what is known today.
Yesterday’s air quality solutions were primarily driven by the need for regulatory compliance. Tomorrow’s manufacturing environments are likely to be built to address broader goals for better worker health and satisfaction, increased competitiveness and reduced environmental impact. The facilities of tomorrow will be cleaner, healthier and more energy efficient.
Modern air quality systems are smarter, more efficient and more effective than ever before. If you’re looking into a new air quality system, be sure to consider these future-focused trends.
Flap discs combine the aggression of a grinding wheel and the finishing characteristics of a resin fiber disc, making them a great multi-use product. The recommended angle depends on whether the operator is using a Type 29 (angled) disc or a Type 27 (flat) disc. Using a Type 29 disc at a 45 deg angle to the workpiece means the operator is only using the outside 1/4 in of the disc. Reducing the angle with that type of disc helps better utilize the whole width of the disc abrasive surface for improved efficiency.
Here are some insights on how to address the varying levels of surface finishing requirements that depend on industry demands and the eventual end use of the finished product.
Booth C-19034: Magnetic Transporters from Industrial Magnetics transfer metal blanks, stampings and parts in automated station-to-station, press-to-press transfer or robotic pick-and-place applications and greatly reduce slipping and shifting of parts due to mill oil coatings, dust, dirt, rust or weld splatter.
Ideal for automated station-to-station, press-to-press transfer or robotic pick-and-place applications, Transporters from Industrial Magnetics use powerful Rare Earth magnets that greatly reduce slipping and shifting of parts due to mill oil coatings, dust, dirt, rust or weld splatter.
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