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Mahr Federal features advanced dimensional metrology and gaging capabilities in their MarSurf PS 10 Roughness Measuring Unit, MarShaft SCOPE 250 plus, and their extensive wireless data transmission processes.
The Revolution Series LM coordinate measuring machine from AIMS Metrology can triple productivity with infinite positioning and 5-axis motion that delivers true high precision 5-axis measurement smoother and faster, collecting data on complex features at a rate of 4,000 points per second.
Ideal for drilling automotive fuel injection nozzles or for medical technology, new miniature deep hole drills from MAPAL range in diameters from 1.0 mm to 2.9 mm (shank diameter 3 mm) for universal drilling in steel and cast iron machining, and drilling depths between 20xD and 30xD.
To bring Industrial IoT to the factory floor with software that’s simple to integrate and easy to use, this modern, secure cloud application from MachineMetrics easily integrates into precision CNC machine tools, Swiss, stamping, and die and mold shops.
Industry News

How to Simplify and Optimize Manufacturing with Cloud ERP

Cloud ERP from Global Shop Solutions eliminates on-premise servers and the costly IT support they demand so that shops can spend more time on the job at hand and pushing their business forward, knowing their data is safe and secure.

High Speed Robotic Laser Welding Systems for Welding, Cladding and 3D Printing

Up to ten times faster than conventional welding, pre-engineered PerformArc laser welding systems from Miller Electric also achieve high deposition rates and low dilution for higher-tier and OEM automotive applications, additive manufacturing, and a variety of oil and gas and overlay jobs.

Coldwater Machine Expands Complex Part Machining Capability

They have added a new DMG Mori NTX-2000 5-axis multi-tasking machining center for their build-to-print and design-and-build services.

Industrial Carbide Tipped Saw Blades for Cutting Aluminum, Stainless Steel

Ideal for cutting non-ferrous metals, steel and stainless steel, German-manufactured saw blades from KLINGSPOR use large European carbide tips to ensure clean cuts and superior life.

High Speed Inspection

Here are some of the newest measurement technologies that can help shops reduce their inspection cycle times before, during and between jobs to increase their productivity and add more capacity.

Machine Tool Spindle and Angular Contact Bearings

Machine tool spindle and angular contact bearings from Boca Bearing are now available in a ceramic hybrid style that improves machine tool performance with increased speed, decreased temperatures and improved life.

What You Must Know About Die Safety Blocks

They protect anyone working in the die area of a press from a free-falling upper die/slide if a brake or counterbalance fails, a pitman arm or adjusting screw breaks, or hydraulic pressure is suddenly lost. These devices look simple, but many shops struggle with what type of to use, how many to use, and where to put them. Here’s what you need to know.

Double Metal Sheet Detection for Metal Stamping

Ideal for automation applications in robotics, automated de-stackers, sheet feeders and in-fixture (poke-a-yoke) where sensing from only one side is possible, the DS600 Double Sheet Detection Control from Prime Controls detects metal thickness and prevents double sheets or improper thicknesses from entering machines.