A new line of ejector sleeves that are machined from H-13 hotwork die steel and nitrided on the inside and outside surfaces for optimum wear resistance are being introduced by Regal Components, Inc. ESL H-13 Nitrided Ejector Sleeves are machined from H-13 hotwork die steel and nitrided on the ID and OD to Rc 65-74. Designed to withstand heat and provide optimum wear resistance, they are offered in 109 standard sizes from 3/32 in to ¾ in ID and 3 in to 12 in long in 1 in increments. In addition to the standard line, ESL H-13 Nitrided Ejector Sleeves can be produced as specials down to 1/16 in ID, with varying wall thick-nesses, ID and OD combinations, and lengths to 25 in. Custom front and EDM forms, head flats, and vents can be provided, as well as other steels. ESL H-13 Nitrided Ejector Sleeves are priced from $22.05 ea, depending upon size and quantity. Literature and pricing are available online. www.regalcomps.com
AIDA-America’s 300-Ton Servo Press Increases Productivity at Graham Stamping
AIDA-America Corp. (Dayton, OH) provided Graham Stamping Co. (Hermitage, PA) with a 300-ton unitized frame servo press, the DSF-N2-3000 press.
Beckwood Delivers Hydraulic and Servo-Electric Presses to Supplier of Solid-State Batteries
Beckwood Press Co. (St. Louis, MO) has delivered a 500-ton, 4-post hydraulic press and a 50-ton servo-electric press to a U.S. manufacturer of solid-state batteries.
ATI Industrial Automation Acquired by Novanta
As of August 31, ATI Industrial Automation (Apex, NC) was officially purchased by Novanta Inc. (Bedford, MA). Novanta provides laser systems, vision systems, and motion-control components to manufacturers of medical equipment and advanced industrial equipment.