Transform the Shop Floor
In Booth S-938, LVD Strippit features the latest, bending, laser cutting and punching machines with the CADMAN suite offline software.
New High Efficiency Fiber Laser
In Booth S-3114, JMT introduces a new fiber laser with an integrated automated material handling system to simplify workflow.
New Plasma, Laser, Waterjet Cutting Systems
In Booth S-3340, Hypertherm unveils a system that significantly reduce waterjet operating costs and simplified CNC and robotic cutting processes.
Versatile General Purpose Sawing
In Booth S-3924, Hyd-Mech shows how to increase flexibility and improve efficiency in general purpose sawing with the S-23A Automatic Horizontal Pivot Band Saw.
Automated Precision Beveled Holes in Vessels
In Booth S-1999, the Vessel Cutting Machine from HGG cuts precision beveled holes in pressure vessel tank heads, shells, nozzles and reinforcing pads, and hillside holes.
Vertical Metal Cutting Bandsaw
In Booth S-2109, HE&M Saw will feature the VT120HA-60-TS vertical metal cutting bandsaw that uses a 1-1/4 in x 16 ft 6 in x .042 in blade, with a 4 deg blade cant, powered by a 5 hp motor.
High Power, Lightweight Portable Magnetic Drilling
In Booth S-2212, Hougen showcases the power feed HMD927 portable magnetic drill and the redesigned HMD904 portable magnetic drill.
Weld Preparation Beveling
In Booth S-3301, Heck Industries will display the new Model 9000 Bevel-Mill that is ideal for beveling most machinable materials, including mild steel, aluminum and stainless steel.
Thermal Drilling Saves Time and Money
In Booth S-2222, Formdrill will demonstrate the thermal drilling process that results in joints that are as strong or stronger as the equivalent diameter welded nut.
Intelligent Lifting Device
In Booth S-2181, Gorbel will showcase the free-standing, plug-and-play Easy Arm 660 that has a load capacity up to 660 lb to address application needs ranging from placement of automobile engines to loading of large plates in CNC machines.
Quick Die and Mold Change
In Booth S-4418, Hilma | Carr Lane offers state-of-the-art quick die and mold change systems that include quick-change clamps, die lifters, power units, magnetic systems and accessories.
Next Generation Sheet Handling Technologies
In Booth S-2112, Industrial Magnetics offers the new Sheet Seeker permanent magnetic sheet fanner and advanced Transporter magnetic technology.
Advanced CAM Software for Punching Operations
In Booth S-2279, JETCAM-NestONE Solutions showcases their Version 18 Expert CAM and nesting software.
Tool Storage And Transport
In Booth C-1338, Kennedy Manufacturing showcase their new CNC Series of carts, toolholder, carriers and drawer inserts.
Ink Marker For Metal Dries Fast, No Special Cleaning
In Booth N-24002, LA-CO Industries/Markal will showcase their DURA-INK WashAway high-visibility, no-smear jobsite marker that can be washed away from work surfaces.
Effective Load Containment for Fabricators
In Booth C-433, the Yellow Jacket orbital stretch wrapper from Muller effectively secures complex fabrications, metal parts and loose assemblies on a pallet while simultaneously minimizing the time and labor traditionally required to secure the load to a pallet.
Pure Waterjet Cutters
In Booth S-3194, Portable COBRA waterjets from Semyx use raised tables and can be customized to fit any shop’s needs.
Electric Servo Pumps for Waterjet Cutting
In Booth S-1789, the Quantum VP from TECHNI Waterjet uses less power and greatly reduces water consumption with a high efficiency servo motor that requires minimal cooling.
Surface Roughness Testing Equipment
The SR160 Surface Roughness Tester from Starrett is tough, shock tested, and capable of withstanding the demands of a shop environment.
Amid Challenges, Majority of Metalformers Predict Little Change in Economic Activity
U.S and Canadian incoming orders expected to remain steady, according to the latest barometer reading from the Precision Metalforming Association.
U.S. Manufacturing Grows in September –– PMI Dips 0.6% to 55.4
The Institute for Supply Management reports that among the six biggest industries, food, beverage & tobacco remains the best-performing sector, with fabricated metal and chemical products growing strongly.