1st Machine Tool Accessories (1st MTA) has introduced two rotary tables from Kitagawa: the CK160 and RK200. The CK160 is claimed to have the thinnest NC rotary table body available on the market, while the RK200 is described by 1st MTA as ‘unbelievably quick’.
Air-to-water heat exchangers from Rittal are capable of cooling the air in an enclosure to a temperature lower than that of the ambient air. The company said that organisations can save energy by cooling with water.
Open Mind Technologies has introduced Hypermill 2013.2 advanced CAM software, which, according to the company, has undergone significant improvements, primarily in its CAD component HyperCAD-S.
Renishaw has released the Aksim true absolute magnetic rotary encoder for embedded OEM motion control applications. It has up to 18-bit resolution and zero mechanical hysteresis in a through-bore configuration.
At the Southern Manufacturing show, Micro-Epsilon will present its full range of sensor technologies, including non-contact eddy current and laser displacement sensors, infrared temperature sensors, thermal-imaging cameras, draw-wire sensors, and colour-recognition sensors.
Henkel has introduced Teroson PU9225 UF ME, a two-part polyurethane that is designed for ultrafast plastic bonding in the vehicle repair market.
Tesa has announced that its ACXplus adhesive tape ranges have meet Underwriters Laboratories (UL) requirements to reach the UL 746C rating, which sees them classified as suitable for use in electrical equipment, particularly in outdoor applications, where parts may be exposed to extreme temperatures and conditions.
SMAC has developed the LCA series of moving coil actuators that are designed to replace pneumatic cylinders with an expected 10-times improvement in cycle life over pneumatics.
Bowers Metrology will be demonstrating a wide range of bore gauges on stand N102 at Southern Manufacturing 2014, including the recently launched Microgauge — a two-point bore gauging system.
Intertronics offers Dymax Ultra-Light-Weld GA-145 FIP/CIP gasket for fuel-cell sealing tasks download
Intertronics has introduced Dymax Ultra-Light-Weld GA-145, a UV/visible light cure form-in-place (FIP) or cure-in-place (CIP) gasket originally designed for fuel-cell sealing applications. Demonstrating excellent bond strength to metals, glass and polycarbonate, GA-145 is typically used in sealing fuel-cell plates and stacks, automotive door handles, appliance housings and critical electronic assembly and device applications.
The LT3905 is a fixed-frequency, current-mode step-up DC/DC converter designed to bias avalanche photodiodes (APDs) in optical receivers.
At Southern Manufacturing 2014, Fanuc will showcase its range of machine tools, robots and CNC control products. Taking centre stage will be the Fanuc Robodrill a-DIA vertical machining centre integrated with a Fanuc LRMate robot loading and unloading a machined component.
The latest version of Delcam’s ArtCAM Pro CADCAM software for artistic applications has made it much easier to create complex designs, with a new approach called interactive distortion modelling. This allows users to distort either vectors or reliefs within ArtCAM models by bending or stretching the design, and to see the results in real time.
Seaward has released its Apollo 500, which the company says provides fast and efficient electrical appliance safety testing alongside advanced test-data handling capabilities.
Altair has announced the general availability of Display Manager, a web-based environment for remote visualisation of very big data arising from large high-performance computing (HPC) simulations. The product is designed for extreme performance even in networks with challenging latencies, and enables access to graphically intensive applications through a simple web browser.