Production and automation
Equipment related to the manufacture of products; and technology that offers a saving on human labour through automation. Includes cutting tools, grinding, forming and fabrication, moulding tools, finishing and pre-treatment, workholdings, robotics and positioning, and welding and joining.
Product & Service Resources
Zaber Technologies | Fri, 20 Dec 2013
Zaber’s T-LSR motorised linear slides are computer controlled and have travel ranges from 75mm up to 450mm. The slides are available with various leadscrew pitches.
WNT | Fri, 20 Dec 2013
This brochure contains details on WNT’s range of circular and thread milling products, which include solid-carbide circular thread milling cutters, polygon circular groove milling cutters and thread milling inserts.
Fanuc UK | Fri, 20 Dec 2013
Fanuc has released its Power Motion i-A CNC motion controller, which is designed to be easy to work with while providing the control requirements to drive energy consumption down. The system is suitable for use in a range in industrial environments.
Roemheld | Fri, 20 Dec 2013
Roemheld has introduced the hydro-mechanical clamping nut to its quick die range. Designed for clamping and locking dies on press beds and rams, the tool clamping element delivers a high clamping force in a limited space and is suitable for use whenever clamping up to 150kN is required without the use of hydraulics.
Intertronics | Thu, 19 Dec 2013
Intertronics has introduced an enhanced version of the Dymax Bluewave 200 high-intensity spot-curing system. The UV spot-curing lamp is suitable for the UVA/visible light cure of adhesives, coatings and encapsulants in the electronics, medical device, optoelectronics and technology manufacturing industries.
CGTech | Wed, 18 Dec 2013
CGTech has partnered with Vero Software, the developer of Surfcam software for programming CNC tools, to provide integration between their products that will allow CNC programs developed by Surfcam to be simulated and optimised using Vericut.
ES Technology | Tue, 17 Dec 2013
EG Technology is offering a compact and ergonomic laser marking system for marking medical device components. The system is said to combine a good conceptual design, robust machine building, flexible and intuitive control systems and the selection and integration of the most appropriate laser source.
Rofin-Baasel | Mon, 16 Dec 2013
Birmingham City University’s School of Jewellery has recently invested in a Desktop laser welding system from Rofin-Baasel. The Desktop has been designed specifically for use within teaching environments, laboratories and workshops and is a suitable entry level into laser technology.
Ronacrete | Mon, 16 Dec 2013
Monoplug Rapid Water Stop from Ronacrete is used to stop the flow of water seeping or running through concrete or brickwork and other building surfaces.
National Instruments | Mon, 16 Dec 2013
As an engineer or scientist, you may be dreaming up product ideas that you think have market value, yet you may be concerned that you lack the training or skills to fully develop your idea. If you want to be an entrepreneur and move your idea out of your head, develop a prototype and keep these eight rules from National Instruments in mind.