In Booth A-2103, Amada Marvel, Inc. (Oshkosh, WI) will display their new WS2543M Horizontal Semi-Automatic Band Saw, which has a 2 in blade with 6.5 deg canted head, double full-stroking hydraulic vises and an automated guide arm, along with a hydraulic chip conveyor, hydraulic carbide blade guides and hydraulic blade tension. The WS2543M has a round cutting capacity of 28 in and rectangle cutting capacity of 25 in x 43 in. Another new addition on display is their Amada blade line, which includes three different blades that cover a wide array of band saws: the Amada SGLB general-purpose blade, the Eagle Beak SST and Eagle Beak VTR blades, which are designed specifically for Amada Marvel vertical tilt-frame band saws.
Amada Marvel, Inc., 3501 Marvel Drive, Oshkosh, WI 54902-7115, 920-236-7200, www.marvelsaws.com.
HGG Appoints Brandon Welch to Position of Western Sales Manager
HGG Profiling Equipment Inc. (Houston, TX) has appointed Brandon Welch to be western states sales manager with responsibility for 1) sales of new machinery and 2) service and support of HGG customers west of the Mississippi.
Winners of Welding Competition at Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show
Three welding students won scholarships at the Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show (WIMTS), which was held Oct. 5-7 at Wisconsin State Fair Park.