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
Proto Labs | Mon, 10 Mar 2014
At the Med-Tech exhibition in Coventry on 2–3 April 2014, Proto Labs will present its liquid silicone rubber (LSR) injection moulding service. LSR is an engineering material that is particularly suitable for applications in the medical sector — it can withstand sterilisation and is biocompatible so works well for products requiring skin contact.
1st Machine Tool Accessories | Mon, 10 Mar 2014
Tranquil PC, a designer and producer of low-energy information technology systems based in in Trafford Park, Manchester, has found that by using Chick workholdings from 1st Machine Tool Accessories (MTA) it can benefit from higher production without having to invest in new machine tools, as well as greater accuracy, less scrap and lower operating costs.
Sandvik Coromant | Fri, 7 Mar 2014
This brochure sets out Sandvik Coromant’s approaches to tool logistics and the ways in which it can help clients to maximise efficiency.
1st Machine Tool Accessories | Fri, 7 Mar 2014
This data sheet presents the Kitagawa PWT(C) series of two-jaw power wing chucks, which have a two-jaw type for gripping irregular workpieces.
Dewetron | Thu, 6 Mar 2014
The Dewetron DEWE-FS test system provides driver guidance for predefined manoeuvres and it automatically determines lane deviation or delta yaw rates during those manoeuvres.
Aerotech | Thu, 6 Mar 2014
Aerotech has developed a line of materials, bearings, magnetics, electronics, feedback devices, motion controllers and software to meet the requirements of the nanotechnology industries.
Fronius UK | Thu, 6 Mar 2014
Fronius has introduced the Accupocket 150/400, a portable welding unit that is powered by built-in lithium-ion rechargeable batteries for off-grid use. Applications include repair welding or site-erection work in remote terrain where there is no direct access to mains electricity.
Kuka Robotics UK | Thu, 6 Mar 2014
A six-axis Kuka KR 30/15L robot from Kuka Robotics has been used to measure flow data at various points, helping Airbus monitor flow conditions on the wings of a model aircraft.
1st Machine Tool Accessories | Wed, 5 Mar 2014
The pull-back chuck from 1st Machine Tool Accessories (1st MTA) is designed for internal gripping. The chuck is part of the PUE series from 1st MTA.
Ronacrete | Wed, 5 Mar 2014
This brochure presents Ronacrete’s Ronabond Concrete Cover 150, an enhancement barrier and coating system for concrete.