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  • Face grooving tooling system

    July 31st 2018

    Sandvik Coromant claims its CoroCut QF tooling has been developed specifically for machining deep and narrow face grooves. The company notes that the insert is tilted for extra stability…

  • Linear table slides

    July 31st 2018

    Destaco claims its new T110 linear pneumatic table slides offer improved speed and reliability for high-speed machine part-transfer, pick-and-place operations…

  • Large work area dispensing robot

    July 30th 2018

    RP-Series robots designed are for adhesive and other fluid-dispensing applications, as well as assembly using UV curing for mounting, tooling and fixturing, says Dispense Works…

  • Self-clinching flush-head studs

    July 30th 2018

    PennEngineering says its PEM FHX self-clinching flush-head studs feature an X-Press thread profile that it’s claimed enables quick mating with plastic fasteners in thin metal assemblies…

  • Benchtop dispensing robot

    July 30th 2018

    The Fisnar F4500N dispensing robot offers an expanded format of 500x500mm says Intertronics. Integrated with dispensing equipment from the company’s range, the robot can dispense beads, dots, arcs and infills in three dimensions…

  • Universal tap

    July 25th 2018

    The Garant MasterTap is a new universal tap from Hoffman. The company says this tool is suitable for use with a wide range of materials including steel, stainless steel, aluminium, brass and cast iron…

  • Thermal management for EV batteries

    July 25th 2018

    Henkel claims its thermal interface materials (TIMs) provide effective management of heat generated during charging and operation of the battery system…

  • Materials handling transfer point solutions

    July 25th 2018

    Flexco says it offers a number of splicing and transfer point solutions to optimise belt conveyor performance. These include segmented transfer plates, which the company says are designed to accommodate both large and small gaps between transfers…

  • Controlling charge pressure

    July 24th 2018

    Pierburg says its newly engineered wastegate actuator allows direct activation of the wastegate valve by being mounted on the hot turbine housing. It’s claimed thermal insulation from the housing, combined with efficient temperature control of the coolant prevents the actuator overheating under all operating conditions…

  • Foam system simulation tool

    July 24th 2018

    The Ultrasim simulation tool has been developed so that it can now predict the foaming and curing of the flexible integral foam system Elastofoam I for car steering wheels, says BASF…