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  • Trombonist uses CNC machine tools from Haas to manufacture brass musical instruments

    Haas Automation |Wed, 13 Jul 2011

    Haas Automation has provided trombone maker Steve Shires with a VM-2 Moldmaker machine, an SL-30 lathe with barfeeder and a TL-1 toolroom lathe so that certain key components of his brass instruments, such as valves and slides, can be precision engineered.

  • Standard machine parts designed for use in printing and paper-processing industries

    Elesa |Mon, 27 Jun 2011

    Elesa has released a catalogue of standard machine components that have been designed for use with machines within the printing and paper-processing industries.

  • Fibre laser suits high-speed cutting applications

    JK Lasers |Tue, 21 Jun 2011

    JK Lasers, part of the GSI Group, has added to its range of JK fibre lasers with the new JK500FL, which is designed to process a range of materials with high accuracy and at a quicker rate.

  • Three-axis carbon beam for variable payloads

    Yaskawa Europe |Tue, 7 Jun 2011

    Yaskawa has introduced a three-axis carbon beam designed for variable payloads and cycle times of less than one second.

  • UAAV company utilises 3D white light measurement

    Phase Vision |Tue, 7 Jun 2011

    3D white light measurement specialist Phase Vision has helped AESIR in the development of its latest generation of high-performance unmanned autonomous airborne vehicles (UAAVs).

  • Light guard systems are simple to install

    Leuze Electronic |Tue, 31 May 2011

    Leuze Electronic's MLD light guards require no DIP switches to set and no PC connection, because setup is totally defined by the installation wiring to the M12 plugs.

  • ESAB introduces manual cutting packages

    ESAB |Fri, 27 May 2011

    ESAB has introduced two new models in its Powercut line of manual cutting packages.

  • Laser cutting systems produce precise holes

    Laser Lines |Tue, 24 May 2011

    Laser Lines' Synrad 400W laser is suitable for cutting mild steel pipe, which is commonly used in applications such as machinery, equipment fabrication, industrial plumbing, sign posts and fencing.

  • Lasers suited to high-speed scanning

    Laser Lines |Tue, 24 May 2011

    UK distributor Laser Lines has announced the Firestar ti80, the latest addition to the Synrad Firestar ti series of lasers designed for applications such as laser coding and large-area engraving.

  • JW Winco offers weldable safety swivel load rings

    JW Winco |Mon, 23 May 2011

    JW Winco has announced that it offers series GN 587 weldable safety swivel load rings in metric sizes.

  • LMES selected for UK's largest nuclear project

    LM Engineering Services |Wed, 18 May 2011

    LM Engineering Services (LMES) exhibited at the Magnox Suppliers Event, having supplied and erected all modular steelwork for large nuclear construction project, Evaporator D at the Sellafield site.

  • Stratasys 3D printers used to develop rally car

    Stratasys |Mon, 16 May 2011

    Stratasys has announced that its Dimension 3D printers and its Fortus 3D printers have played a critical role in the development of the new Mini John Cooper Works World Rally Car (WRC).

  • LPKF introduces compact, flexible laser cutters

    LPKF Laser and Electronics |Thu, 12 May 2011

    LPKF has introduced two entry-level systems suitable for UV laser cutting applications.

  • EOS materials used in student race car competition

    Electro Optical Systems |Wed, 11 May 2011

    EOS has played a role in helping the University of Warwick to compete in Formula Student, which challenges undergraduates to design and build a single-seat racing car and compete at Silverstone.

  • JK Lasers used in semi-automated welding cell

    JK Lasers |Fri, 6 May 2011

    Orwin has integrated a JK600HP Nd:YAG laser, developed by JK Lasers for precision applications requiring tightly controlled heat input at high process speeds, into its Semi-Automated Laser Weld Cell.

  • Grayson commissions CNC header punch press

    Grayson Thermal Systems |Thu, 5 May 2011

    Vehicle heat exchange specialist Grayson Thermal Systems has commissioned a new CNC header punch press that is enabling it to respond to customers' specification changes in minutes.

  • ESAB parts enable repairs on cement kiln tyres

    ESAB |Tue, 3 May 2011

    ESAB has supplied 2.4 tonnes of OK 92.26 nickel-based welding electrodes at short notice to enable repairs to be performed on cement kiln tyres during a scheduled shutdown.

  • ESAB purchases MPC for use in HLAW process

    ESAB |Tue, 3 May 2011

    ESAB has completed the purchase of the Master Process Controller (MPC) from Applied Thermal Sciences (ATS) for use in its hybrid laser-arc-welding (HLAW) process.

  • All-in-one laser designed for demanding processes

    Newport |Tue, 26 Apr 2011

    Spectra-Physics, a Newport brand, has introduced the Mosaic 532-11, the latest addition to the Q-switched diode-pumped solid-state (DPSS) range of industrial lasers.

  • MMA electrodes for a range of welding processes

    ESAB |Fri, 25 Mar 2011

    ESAB produces consumables and equipment for virtually every welding process, including a recently expanded range of MMA electrodes that includes industry standards such as OK 48.00, Vodex and 56S.

  • CE Marking considerations when upgrading machinery

    Pilz Automation Technology |Wed, 23 Mar 2011

    Stewart Robinson, consultant engineer at Pilz Automation Technology, explains why not to gamble with CE Marking when upgrading machinery.

  • Measurement system reduces inspection time

    Renishaw |Wed, 23 Mar 2011

    Future AM specialises in precision engineering for clients in the medical, aeronautical, space and oil-field exploration sectors - industries that require ongoing research, development and testing.

  • HMK develops Siemens flying shear for CM machinery

    HMK Automation and Drives |Thu, 17 Mar 2011

    By deploying Siemens servo motors and controls, HMK has developed an end-of-line flying shear crosscut and sheet-stacking system for CM Machinery.

  • OSIL supplies corer for environmental research

    OSIL |Mon, 14 Mar 2011

    Ocean Scientific International (OSIL) will supply a specially modified Mega Multiple corer to a local research programme, in which it will collect an undisturbed sediment sample from the seabed.

  • ESAB supplies welding equipment for Shipweld

    ESAB |Thu, 3 Mar 2011

    ESAB has confirmed that it will be sponsoring the third annual Shipweld competition and will be supplying all the welding machines and consumables for use during the final in November.

  • Trac offers articulated arm verification

    Trac Measurement Systems |Thu, 3 Mar 2011

    Trac Measurement Systems has announced that it has obtained an extension to its UKAS scope to offer verifications of articulated arms.

  • Solar-simulator products for demanding PV apps

    Newport |Tue, 1 Mar 2011

    Oriel, a Newport Brand, now offers the Sol3A range of Class AAA solar simulator products for demanding photovoltaic (PV) applications.

  • Pipecutter features heavy duty linear system

    Hepcomotion |Thu, 17 Feb 2011

  • RevX-E suited for purifying cullet and plastics

    Eriez Magnetics |Mon, 14 Feb 2011

    Eriez Magnetics' RevX-E is suited for purifying cullet and plastics, and recovering valuable metal from secondary metals and incineration ash, especially the separation of small particles.

  • Ondrives grinding machine for high-precision parts

    Ondrives |Fri, 11 Feb 2011

    Ondrives has recently taken receipt of an S21 grinding machine, designed for the grinding of workpieces in individual as well as small and large series production operations.

  • Applitec develops inserts for bar-turning industry

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Tue, 8 Feb 2011

    Applitec has developed a range of inserts for the bar-turning industry that combine the machinability benefits of X inserts with the 'chip rolling' capability of ISO inserts.

  • Eriez launches airless metal recovery system

    Eriez Magnetics |Tue, 8 Feb 2011

    Eriez Magnetics Europe has introduced the Prosort II airless metal recovery system, which is designed for efficient and economical processing of shredded automobile and co-mingled parts.

  • ESAB welding units aid touring-car production

    ESAB |Thu, 3 Feb 2011

    Welding units from ESAB are being used to produce the Next Generation Touring Car (NGTC) for the 2011 British Touring Car Championship (BTCC) racing series.

  • RFID system for track-and-trace applications

    Balluff |Thu, 3 Feb 2011

    Balluff's direct metal-mount Ferroident radio-frequency identification (RFID) system is designed for track-and-trace applications in manufacturing, assembly or closed-loop logistics processes.

  • Swagelok introduces M200 power supply options

    Swagelok |Wed, 2 Feb 2011

    Swagelok has introduced two new options for its M200 power supply, both designed to enhance weld consistency and quality.

  • RFID products track work-in-progress manufacturing

    Balluff |Fri, 28 Jan 2011

    Balluff's Easy ID RFID (radio frequency identification) products provide a cost-effective way to reliably track work-in-progress manufacturing processes.

  • UHF RFID system uses 865-870MHz band

    IFM Electronic |Tue, 25 Jan 2011

    IFM Electronic's UHF RFID system uses the 865-870MHz band (there is also a 902-928MHz variant for the US market), offering flexibility on a standard platform.

  • Industrial laser for photovoltaics manufacturing

    Newport |Tue, 18 Jan 2011

    Spectra-Physics has introduced the Mosaic 532-11 laser - suitable for microelectronics and photovoltaics manufacturing - to its Q-switched diode-pumped solid-state (DPSS) industrial laser family.

  • ESAB wires support high-strength steel welding

    ESAB |Tue, 11 Jan 2011

    ESAB has introduced Dual Shield 55 and Dual Shield 62 - all-positional, rutile, low-hydrogen, flux-cored wires for the welding of high-strength steels.

  • Two- and three-axis positioners enhance welding

    ESAB |Wed, 15 Dec 2010

    ESAB has introduced new two-axis and three-axis positioners for manipulating workpieces during welding applications such as pipe production, cladding of end dishes and fuel-tank fabrication.

  • DPSS laser helps manufacture microelectronics

    Newport |Fri, 3 Dec 2010

    Spectra-Physics, a Newport brand, announces a 5W, all-in-one, diode-pumped solid-state (DPSS) laser for solar cell, LED and microelectronics manufacturing, as well as laser-marking applications.

  • JK Lasers supplies laser for clutch plate welding

    JK Lasers |Wed, 1 Dec 2010

    JK Lasers has supplied Setco Automotive with a high power industrial CW laser, which will be used to manufacture their automotive clutch plates.

  • JK Lasers supplies instrument to machining company

    JK Lasers |Thu, 18 Nov 2010

    Winbro Group Technologies, a manufacturer of machining technologies for the aerospace and industrial gas turbine industries, has received an enhanced JK604D laser from JK Lasers.

  • Laser enables trepanning of aerospace components

    JK Lasers |Mon, 15 Nov 2010

    JK Lasers has introduced the newly enhanced JK604D laser, a staple tool for the percussion drilling and trepanning of a selection of components in the automotive and aerospace industries.

  • Welding machine suited for heavy-duty production

    Migatronic |Mon, 15 Nov 2010

    Migatronic's 400A Omega 400 welding machine utilises the advantages of inverter technology and is suitable for heavy-duty production and construction welding in thick-walled plates.

  • Purge/pressurisation system suits hazardous areas

    Pepperl and Fuchs |Mon, 8 Nov 2010

    The 5000Q purge and pressurisation System facilitates simple installation and safe operation of general-purpose equipment in certified enclosures within Zone 2, Zone 22 hazardous areas.

  • JK laser welds particle accelerator components

    JK Lasers |Mon, 1 Nov 2010

    Caparo Accles and Pollock is using a JK Laser to weld beam screen tubes at the core of the Large Hadron Collider (LHC) particle accelerator.

  • Filter removes contamination from lubricants

    Eclipse Magnetics |Tue, 26 Oct 2010

    Eclipse Magnetics has added a self-contained filtration system for higher flow rate applications to its range.

  • LJMU installs JK laser in photonics research lab

    JK Lasers |Fri, 22 Oct 2010

    Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) has equipped its Photonics in Engineering (PiE) research laboratory with a next-generation high-power Ytterbium Fiber laser from JK Lasers.

  • JK laser integrated into battery welding system

    JK Lasers |Thu, 14 Oct 2010

    Industrial automation specialist Orwin, has integrated a JK laser into a twin station laser welding system, which has been designed to assemble and weld elements within a multi-cell battery.

  • Rigger Boots suit demanding working environments

    ESAB |Thu, 14 Oct 2010

    ESAB's Rigger Boots are designed to allow engineers to work in almost any environment.

  • Fibre lasers weld electric vehicle components

    JK Lasers |Mon, 4 Oct 2010

    JK Lasers supplies a range of fibre lasers that are suitable for welding together aluminium and copper components for electric vehicle batteries.

  • Heason installs cleanroom for component assembly

    Heason Technology |Thu, 23 Sep 2010

    Heason Technology has installed a new cleanroom area for component preparation and final assembly of customised motion platforms at its West Sussex production facility.

  • Heraeus lamps offer improved ignition properties

    Heraeus Sensor Technology |Wed, 22 Sep 2010

    Heraeus Noblelight develops and produces continuous arc and flash lamps for a variety of applications, such as laser excitation and distance measurement in laser-based range finders.

  • Oil detector targets hazardous environments

    OSIL |Mon, 13 Sep 2010

    OSIL and Interocean Systems have announced the launch of an oil-spill detection system, the Slick Sleuth SS300-EX, for use in Atex Zone 1/Class 1 Division 1 locations.

  • OSIL offers multi-corer for Gulf spill monitoring

    OSIL |Mon, 13 Sep 2010

    OSIL has supplied a Mega Corer destined for use in monitoring the benthic layer associated with the Gulf of Mexico spill site.

  • Gravograph develops customised engraving system

    Gravograph |Thu, 2 Sep 2010

    Gravograph is offering the Tagme system, a personalised engraving solution dedicated for use on items at the point of sale.

  • Robotic tool changer for heavy-duty applications

    SAS Automation |Wed, 1 Sep 2010

    SAS Automation has introduced a semi-automatic tool changer for the accurate, repeatable mounting of robotic end-of-arm tooling.

  • HBM launches patented hole-drilling rosette

    HBM |Mon, 23 Aug 2010

    HBM, which offers products and services for measurement applications, has launched a patented hole-drilling rosette to increase the accuracy of residual stress measurement by a factor of five.

  • Leuze systems aid production at Volkswagen factory

    Leuze Electronic |Mon, 23 Aug 2010

    Volkswagen's (VW's) Emden press shop in Germany, which manufactures the Passat vehicle, utilises Leuze products to identify pressings using RFID, to position high-bay cranes and to protect workers.

  • Magnetic separation for raw ceramics materials

    Eriez Magnetics |Thu, 19 Aug 2010

    Paul Fears, managing director, Eriez Magnetics, explains why, in the ceramics industry, iron spots are a common problem.

  • Firestar laser achieves cut speeds of 1.9m/min

    Laser Lines |Thu, 12 Aug 2010

    The Synrad Firestar laser, available from Laser Lines, can be applied to PETG to create blister packaging, display units and bottles.

  • Improved purge systems simplify pipe fabrication

    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques |Tue, 10 Aug 2010

    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques has announced improvements to its Argweld Quick Purge Systems, which are suited for pipework fabricators.

  • Manual cutting packages suit harsh environments

    ESAB |Tue, 3 Aug 2010

    ESAB has introduced two models to its Powercut line of manual cutting packages, in which the power source is contained within a durable damage-, corrosion- and weather-resistant external housing.

  • Automotive deburring machine uses Storch conveyor

    Storch Magnetics |Fri, 30 Jul 2010

    A specialised deburring machine, developed by Cinetic to enable Honda to deliver faster cycle times and greater flexibility, features a Storch rare-earth, high-energy, magnetic chip-coolant conveyor.

  • Eclipse launches compact stainless-steel sieves

    Eclipse Magnetics |Tue, 27 Jul 2010

    Eclipse Magnetics has launched two compact sieves, allowing the company to offer a turnkey foreign body detection and removal service for the food, pharmaceutical and chemical processing industries.

  • Edbro introduces waste-handling equipment

    Edbro |Fri, 23 Jul 2010

    Edbro, a hydraulic truck-tipping hoist and waste management equipment specialist, has launched a telescopic arm skip-loader and a lightweight hook-lift system, suitable for waste-handing applications.

  • Purge products cater for 2,000mm-diameter pipes

    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques |Mon, 19 Jul 2010

    Huntingdon Fusion Techniques (HFT) manufactures a range of products for weld purging, a common requirement during the fabrication of pipes and vessels.

  • Digital solutions for dental staff and patients

    Renishaw |Mon, 12 Jul 2010

    Renishaw and Biomet 3i have teamed up to offer comprehensive digital solutions to dental professionals and patients worldwide.

  • Solar simulator for demanding photovoltaic tasks

    Newport |Fri, 9 Jul 2010

    Oriel, a Newport brand, has unveiled the Sol3A 12 x 12 solar simulator, which is said to be ideal for demanding photovoltaic (PV) applications that require a constant-wave (CW) light source.

  • ESAB helmets provide safer welding conditions

    ESAB |Thu, 1 Jul 2010

    ESAB's ADC Plus New-Tech range of welding helmets provide an extra-large viewing area with ADC Plus Colour Definition, making working conditions safer for the welder.

  • Lasers mark silicon tubes for pharmaceuticals

    Laser Lines |Thu, 1 Jul 2010

    In a pharmaceutical application Synrad's Winmark Pro was used to create a mark file containing 15 sets of two-digit numeric characters laid diagonally across the mark field of a Synrad FH 200mm lens.

  • Fluke defines terms associated with vibration

    Fluke Calibration |Mon, 28 Jun 2010

    Fluke provides a basic glossary of vibration terms for those involved in equipment maintenance and vibration diagnosis.

  • Catalogue enables automation product selection

    Routeco |Tue, 22 Jun 2010

    Routeco has released its latest catalogue, designed to be a primary source for selecting industrial control and automation products.

  • Plasma cutter suitable for outdoor use

    Migatronic |Mon, 21 Jun 2010

    Migatronic has introduced the Zeta 100 plasma cutter, which is suitable for outdoor applications such as site operations and scrap-metal processing.

  • Flyer head marks logo on stainless-steel bottle

    Laser Lines |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    A black painted stainless-steel water bottle was marked with a complex company logo using a Synrad FH Flyer marking head and a 25W laser controlled by Synrad's Winmark Pro laser marking software.

  • VE460 tool performs pipe preparation for joining

    Victaulic |Mon, 14 Jun 2010

    Victaulic's VE460 shop fabrication roll grooving tool enables pipe preparation for efficient and reliable, flame-free joining of pipes from 100-1,500mm in diameter, depending on pipe material.

  • Rutile-cored wires are ideal for fit-up work

    ESAB |Thu, 10 Jun 2010

    ESAB has launched a range of all-positional rutile-cored wires for welding applications with specific low-temperature operating demands.

  • Laser Lines offers Synrad laser-marking software

    Laser Lines |Tue, 1 Jun 2010

    Winmark Pro v6 now includes an Invert Text property for marking filled Truetype, Opentype or Postscript formatted fonts.

  • Aqua-Save Junior unit improves wastewater disposal

    Mecwash Systems |Thu, 27 May 2010

    APPH, a manufacturer of aircraft landing gear, has installed a single processing unit from Aqua-Save Technologies, part of Mecwash Systems, to improve its machining wastewater disposal procedures.

  • Magnets recover metal contamination in pipelines

    Eriez Magnetics |Thu, 27 May 2010

    Eriez Permanent Rare Earth Bullet Magnets offer an efficient method of recovering metal contamination when conveying dry, free-flowing materials in pipelines.

  • ESAB CD details submerged arc welding

    ESAB |Tue, 25 May 2010

    ESAB, a supplier of welding equipment and consumables, has produced a CD version of its latest technical handbook entitled 'Submerged Arc Welding'.

  • Encoder part enables robotics applications

    Diversified Plastics |Fri, 21 May 2010

    Diversified Plastics has begun production on a high-precision component for the Dynapar HS35R Encoder, which is used in machine applications such as industrial controls and robotics.

  • ESAB Demobus displays latest welding equipment

    ESAB |Tue, 18 May 2010

    ESAB, a producer of welding and cutting equipment and consumables, is bringing its Demobus to the UK in June 2010.

  • Welding helmet offers full head/face protection

    ESAB |Mon, 17 May 2010

    ESAB has introduced a lightweight flip-up welding helmet, the Globe-Arc, which is made from strong Zytel material and offers full head and face protection.

  • Jet Edge to demonstrate waterjet cutting at expo

    Jet Edge |Thu, 13 May 2010

    The Mid Rail Gantry waterjet cutting machine from Jet Edge is designed to cut virtually any material and will be showcased and demonstrated at the 2010 WJTA-IMCA Expo on 17-19 May in Houston, US.

  • Automotive-parts producer buys turn/grind centre

    Blum Novotest |Wed, 12 May 2010

    Saarstahl, a producer of rods and semi-finished parts for the automotive, construction, energy, aerospace and mechanical-engineering industries, has purchased a VSC 400DS turn/grind centre from EMAG.

  • Synrad lasers offered for marking silicone tubing

    Laser Lines |Wed, 12 May 2010

    Silicone tubing, used in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries where ultra-pure fluid transfer is essential for health and safety, can be marked using Synrad lasers from Laser Lines.

  • Air vacuum removes flammable chemicals

    Nilfisk CFM |Thu, 6 May 2010

    Huntsman Advanced Materials has utilised a Nilfisk CFM air vacuum cleaner to safely collect and dispose of highly flammable residue, water and toluene.

  • Laser Lines supplies Synrad lasers for marking

    Laser Lines |Thu, 29 Apr 2010

    Laser Lines offers the complete range of Synrad lasers, including the FH Flyer Marking head and Winmark Pro laser marking software.

  • ISSA/Interclean to feature chemical-free cleaning

    Tennant |Tue, 27 Apr 2010

    Tennant will showcase its new Orbio brand at the ISSA/Interclean trade fair for the cleaning industry, which will take place 26-29 April 2010 in Amsterdam.

  • Magna adopts Burkert's welding cooling system

    Burkert Fluid Control Systems |Mon, 19 Apr 2010

    Magna System Chassis in France is using Burkert’s robotic welding cooling system in the production of chassis parts for MCC Smart, a daughter company of Daimler-Benz.

  • VMI vending machine manages up to 560 products

    Buck and Hickman |Fri, 16 Apr 2010

    Buck and Hickman has launched a VMI point-of-use vending solution capable of managing up to 560 individual products.

  • Tennant extends chemical-free cleaning technology

    Tennant |Thu, 15 Apr 2010

    Tennant has announced that its ec-H2O technology is now available on its latest compact walk-behind scrubber dryer and its largest industrial ride-on scrubber dryers and scrubber sweepers.

  • Metal service centre utilises Jet Edge equipment

    Jet Edge |Tue, 13 Apr 2010

    After installing a Jet Edge system at its metal processing and distribution centre, Jacquet Southeast is now offering large-format waterjet cutting services to the southeastern region of the US.

  • Turning inserts machine 20mm depths of cut

    TaeguTec UK |Tue, 13 Apr 2010

    Taegutec has developed the HZ heavy chipbreaker range of turning inserts for machining 20mm depths of cut.

  • Arcban garments protect against arc flash

    Dupont |Fri, 9 Apr 2010

    J and K Ross and Dupont Personal Protection have jointly developed the Arcban range of CE-certified arc-flash protective garments, made from Nomex.

  • Imaging-based plate reader offers fast readouts

    Hamamatsu Photonics |Wed, 7 Apr 2010

    Hamamatsu introduces the FDSSMCell imaging-based plate reader, specifically developed for compound screening and assay development applications in the pharmaceutical, CRO and biotech industries.

  • Welding chamber with real-time weld-purge monitor

    West Country Welding Supplies |Thu, 1 Apr 2010

    West Country Welding Supplies, in partnership with German manufacturer MBraun, has introduced a purpose-built chamber for the titanium welding market.

  • ESAB power sources offer MIG/MAG processes

    ESAB |Fri, 26 Mar 2010

    ESAB is now offering a range of mostly wheeled power sources with standalone wire feeders.

  • Synrad laser cuts gear shape from walnut hardwood

    Laser Lines |Thu, 25 Mar 2010

    A gear shape has been cut from a piece of 12.7mm-think walnut hardwood to illustrate the capability of the Synrad Firestar f400 laser.

  • Gravograph laser marks metals and plastics

    Gravograph |Wed, 24 Mar 2010

    Gravograph has launched its laser solution for marking on metals and plastics: the LS100EX YAG.

  • Parts conveyor targets stamping/nibbling machines

    Kabelschlepp Metool |Wed, 24 Mar 2010

    Kabelschlepp Metool has released a parts conveyor for use on stamping and nibbling machines, as well as a modular version of the hinged belt conveyors.

  • Synrad laser cuts Kevlar belt at speed of 11.3in/s

    Laser Lines |Fri, 19 Mar 2010

    A 0.05in (1.27mm)-thick Kevlar-reinforced urethane belt has been cut at a speed of 11.3in/s using the 200W Synrad laser from Laser Lines.

  • Eriez to present latest equipment at Bauma

    Eriez Magnetics |Thu, 18 Mar 2010

    Eriez Magnetics is exhibiting its latest technology for metal removal, detection and sampling at Bauma, to be held in Munich, Germany, between 19-25 April 2010.

  • Five-axis vices help to reduce material costs

    Roemheld |Thu, 18 Mar 2010

    Ireland-based Smithstown Light Engineering has invested in five-axis workholding vices from Roemheld in order to drive down material costs and eliminate distortion when machining off-waste.

  • Verlinde introduces ZHR manual hoist

    Verlinde |Wed, 17 Mar 2010

    ZHR, a heavy-duty manual chain hoist, is the latest addition to the Verlinde range.

  • Ultimus V dispenser and Optimeter reduce downtime

    EFD |Tue, 16 Mar 2010

    EFD's Ultimus V and Optimeter are claimed to reduce downtime at automated dispensing stations.

  • Birchwood Casey offers heavy-duty metal cleaners

    Birchwood Casey |Mon, 8 Mar 2010

    Birchwood Casey offers a range of specialised metal cleaners and surface conditioners for different metals and finishing processes.

  • Metal detector accessory marks contamination areas

    Eriez Magnetics |Wed, 3 Mar 2010

    Eriez has announced the Inkjet Marker MK II, an accessory to a metal detector system that is used to mark the location of pieces of detected metal contamination on a conveyor belt.

  • Esab introduces Origo Tech 9-13 welding helmets

    ESAB |Tue, 2 Mar 2010

    Esab's Origo Tech 9-13 range of welding helmets, masks and screens offer superior face, head, ear and neck protection.

  • EOS to show laser-sintering system at AAOS 2010

    Electro Optical Systems |Mon, 1 Mar 2010

    EOS will display orthopaedic applications and an Eosint M 270 Direct Metal Laser Sintering system at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) meeting, from 9-13 March in New Orleans.

  • Process line offers full black-oxide capabilities

    Birchwood Casey |Wed, 24 Feb 2010

    Birchwood Casey is offering a seven-tank process line with full black-oxide capabilities.

  • Oil Viper tube skimmer removes surface oils

    Abanaki |Fri, 12 Feb 2010

    The Abanaki Oil Viper tube skimmer effectively removes floating surface oils by means of an oleophilic (oil attracting) 3/4in (19.05mm) diameter continuous looped tube.

  • Pickerings distributes loading-dock equipment

    Pickerings Lifts |Fri, 5 Feb 2010

    Pickerings is the exclusive distributor for Kelley and Serco loading-dock equipment, Loadhog modular dock bridges, TKO impactable dock doors and APS resource aftermarket products.

  • Wolflite XT handlamp is Atex approved

    Wolf Safety Lamp |Fri, 5 Feb 2010

    Wolf Safety Lamp has launched the Atex-approved Wolflite XT handlamp to satisfy all portable lighting requirements.

  • Parker hydraulic hoses minimise maintenance

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Thu, 4 Feb 2010

    Parker Hannifin has launched three hydraulic hoses, developed to minimise maintenance and increase profitability across a range of industrial applications.

  • Somiram installs two cranes at Waltefaugle

    Verlinde |Wed, 3 Feb 2010

    Somiram has installed two box cranes equipped with Verlinde hoists in a new workshop at its Waltefaugle factory in the Franche Comte region of France.

  • Newport DPSS laser targets LED scribing

    Newport |Thu, 28 Jan 2010

    Newport Spectra-Physics has announced an addition to its Tristar range of Q-switched diode-pumped solid-state (DPSS) industrial lasers.

  • ESAB launches Caddy portable TIG welding units

    ESAB |Mon, 25 Jan 2010

    ESAB's latest Caddy portable TIG welding units are suitable for welding mild steel and stainless steel and some units can be used for aluminium welding.

  • Finlex Synergiser saves on welding gas usage

    Finlex International |Fri, 22 Jan 2010

    A UK manufacturer has seen a 71 per cent saving in welding gas usage since fitting the PMC Gas Control Synergiser from Finlex International.

  • Engineersupply web store allows quick navigation

    Engineersupply |Fri, 15 Jan 2010

    Engineersupply has announced the launch its redesigned web store, which offers quick navigation through the company's engineering, surveying and construction equipment.

  • ESAB introduces time-saving hard-hat adaptor

    ESAB |Wed, 13 Jan 2010

    ESAB is now stocking a new type of hat adaptor that will save the wearer the time and bother of changing safety wear for different working situations.

  • ESAB offers EN 345-approved welding footwear

    ESAB |Tue, 5 Jan 2010

    ESAB has updated its range of welding footwear, which is tested and approved according to EN 345 (safety footwear).

  • ESAB supplies column and boom for welding

    ESAB |Mon, 4 Jan 2010

    An ESAB Cab 300M column and boom with A6 Arcmaster welding head has been purchased by Babcock Integrated Technology for its welding processes.

  • Taegutec milling series has thicker core

    TaeguTec UK |Tue, 8 Dec 2009

    Taegutec's two- and three-flute Aluplusmill series for machining aluminium and aluminium alloys has a thicker core than its predecessor to improve speeds, feeds, rigidity and surface finishes.

  • Atmo 400 treats surfaces and deposits thin films

    Megatech |Mon, 30 Nov 2009

    Megatech has introduced the Atmo 400, a high-quality Atmospheric Pressure Plasma system for surface treatment and thin-film deposition.

  • ESAB releases Caddy range of compact welders

    ESAB |Mon, 30 Nov 2009

    ESAB's Caddy range features the company's smallest welding machines.

  • Shot peen finishes increase material resistance

    Wheelabrator |Thu, 26 Nov 2009

    Wheelabrator Impact Finishers has announced the Peenplus range of architectural shot peen finishes developed especially for stainless steel but also applied to aluminium.

  • Riley to distribute pressure-fed shot blasting

    Riley Industries |Fri, 6 Nov 2009

    Riley Surface World has announced an agreement with Contracor to distribute its range of pressure-fed shot blasting systems in the UK.

  • ESAB launches welding helmet

    ESAB |Thu, 29 Oct 2009

    ESAB has launched the Origo-Tech, its latest auto darkening filter ADF lightweight welding helmet.

  • Diversified Plastics helps produce medical device

    Diversified Plastics |Wed, 28 Oct 2009

    Diversified Plastics has been chosen by Coaxia to produce a polycarbonate miniature manifold, which is part of Coaxia's Neuroflo catheter.

  • Fathoms complete particle-recovery programme

    Fathoms |Tue, 27 Oct 2009

    Fathoms has completed a radioactive particle-recovery programme in hostile waters at Dounreay off the north coast of Scotland.

  • Gravograph engraving machine has point and shoot

    Gravograph |Wed, 21 Oct 2009

    Gravograph's mechanical engraving machine provides new functions including point and shoot, and handling of strips without length limits.

  • IP 200 plotter marks all Wago markers

    Wago |Tue, 20 Oct 2009

    Wago has introduced the DIN A4-size IP 200 plotter for marking all Wago markers, marker strips and wire markers, along with cards from other manufacturers.

  • Woco uses OCD2100 for charge air duct resonator

    DSM Engineering Plastics |Tue, 20 Oct 2009

    Woco Industrietechnik, a supplier of intelligent automotive solutions, has selected Stanyl Diablo OCD2100 for its latest charge air duct resonator to dampen noise in the charge air system.

  • ESAB gloves make welding safer

    ESAB |Thu, 15 Oct 2009

    ESAB is offering gloves designed to make welding safer.

  • Buoyancy modules endure 11,000ft ocean environment

    Trelleborg Industrial |Tue, 13 Oct 2009

    Trelleborg Offshore has developed drill riser buoyancy modules capable of withstanding nearly 5,000psi (350bar) pressure at 11,000ft (3,350m) below the surface for deep-water exploration.

  • ESAB telescopic boom requires less floor space

    ESAB |Thu, 8 Oct 2009

    ESAB if offering the Telbo telescopic boom that requires less floor space than conventional column-and-boom equipment and offers enhanced production flexibility, according to the company.

  • FSW Rosio automates 3D friction-stir welding

    ESAB |Wed, 7 Oct 2009

    ESAB has showcased its FSW Rosio robotic friction-stir-welding system at Schweissen and Schneiden 2009.

  • ESAB welding blankets are colour coded

    ESAB |Tue, 29 Sep 2009

    ESAB has introduced a range of welding blankets in heat and flame-resistant fabrics.

  • Meech presents cleaning systems at ICE

    Meech |Tue, 29 Sep 2009

    At ICE Europe in November, Meech International will demonstrate two products for the converting industry.

  • Citizen offers adaptive guide bush for CNC lathes

    Citizen Machinery |Fri, 25 Sep 2009

    Citizen has developed an adaptive guide bushing (AGB) solution, which is intended to enable the use of a cheaper bright bar instead of the normal ground or specially prepared bar material.

  • ESAB offers protective clothing for welders

    ESAB |Thu, 17 Sep 2009

    ESAB has introduced items of protective clothing specifically designed for welders.

  • Mollart supplies oxyacetylene hole drilling

    Mollart |Fri, 11 Sep 2009

    Mollart Engineering has developed a high-precision, micro-deep hole-drilling solution for oxyacetylene gas cutting torch nozzles for its US customer.

  • Waterjet machine removes surface staining

    Jet Edge |Wed, 9 Sep 2009

    Jet Edge's Ultra Deckblaster uses ultra-high pressure waterjets to blast away paint, coatings, grease and dirt from steel decks and concrete floors without using hazardous chemicals.

  • A-Jet accurately cuts bevelled edges

    Aquajet |Fri, 4 Sep 2009

    Aquajet is offering Omax's Articulated Bevel Jet (A-Jet), which is compatible with all existing Omax bridge-style abrasive waterjet centres.

  • Laser Lines offers welding with reduced distortion

    Laser Lines |Fri, 4 Sep 2009

    Laser Lines is offering laser welding with reduced thermal distortion compared with conventional welding, accurate control of heat input and the ability to direct the beam precisely to the weld point.

  • Multimill handles both roughing and finishing

    TaeguTec UK |Wed, 2 Sep 2009

    Taegutec has launched the Multimill solid-carbide end mill for roughing and finishing operations, which is said to improve productivity by eliminating tool changeover times.

  • MDA tether-reel may be used on NASA Mars mission

    Alliance Spacesystems |Thu, 27 Aug 2009

    MDA Alliance has delivered a prototype of a tether-reel mechanism for an instrumented borehole drill that may be used on NASA's future mission to the northern plains region of Mars.

  • Pelikan Hardcopy selects Bone Markham machine

    Advanced Supplies |Thu, 27 Aug 2009

    Pelikan Hardcopy has selected a Bone Markham machine, provided by Advanced Supplies, to improve machine speeds at its Turriff site in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

  • HSL's Mobile Rig uses Graco A-20 reactor

    Hi-Tec Spray |Mon, 17 Aug 2009

    Hi-tec spray (HSL) has designed and commissioned its Mobile Rig using the Graco A-20 reactor from its range of plural component proportioners.

  • Turning grades machine stainless steel

    TaeguTec UK |Fri, 14 Aug 2009

    Taegutec has launched its next-generation TT9200 series of TT-Inox inserts for machining stainless steel.

  • Royal launches CNC bar pullers

    Royal Products |Thu, 13 Aug 2009

    Royal Products, a supplier of Metalworking Accessories, is offering a range of CNC Bar Pullers.

  • Laser Lines offers range of labels

    Laser Lines |Wed, 12 Aug 2009

    Laser Lines has introduced a range of laser-marking and kiss-cutting labels for faceplates, bar-coded inventory tags, custom signage and piping labels.

  • H360 provides full design-to-production service

    SJC Hutchinson Engineering |Tue, 11 Aug 2009

    SJC Hutchinson Engineering, which specialises in laser cutting, folding and fabrication, has opened H360, a company that focusses on engineering design from concept through to production.

  • Suncor picks Able nucleonics for level measurement

    Able Instruments and Controls |Thu, 6 Aug 2009

    Suncor has installed a de-sander skid for its gas well on the Hanze Platform, the North Sea, approximately 200km north-west of Den Helder, the Netherlands.

  • Taegutec coated inserts raise turning output

    TaeguTec UK |Wed, 5 Aug 2009

    For high-speed machining of steel, Taegutec has developed its Alpha-AL CVD coated inserts for external and face turning.

  • ESAB to supply welding consumables

    ESAB |Tue, 4 Aug 2009

    ESAB has won a contract to supply in excess of 15 tonnes of Tig (tungsten inert gas) welding wire and MMA (manual metal arc) welding electrodes to the Whitegate Independent Power Plant (IPP).

  • Laser welding suits precision-welding processes

    Laser Lines |Thu, 30 Jul 2009

    Laser Lines has explained the key advantages of laser welding.

  • ESAB welding machines to produce motorbikes

    ESAB |Fri, 24 Jul 2009

    UK Custom Choppers has purchased two ESAB Caddy Tig AC/DC 2200i welding machines to produce bespoke motorbikes, which retail at between GBP80,000 to GBP250,000 for a one-off build.

  • Jet Edge highlights X-Stream and more at expo

    Jet Edge |Thu, 23 Jul 2009

    Jet Edge is to showcase its latest waterjet cutting technologies at the South-Tec Advanced Productivity Exposition on 6-8 October 2009 in Charlotte, NC.

  • Sirius accurately cuts at high speeds

    LVD |Thu, 16 Jul 2009

    LVD has introduced Sirius, an automation-ready flying optics laser-cutting system.

  • Spiral elevator has a compact footprint

    Flexlink Systems |Wed, 15 Jul 2009

    Flexlink has launched the spiral elevator, designed to allow transport of goods up or down in manufacturing and packaging lines, or for the distribution between the line and warehousing area.

  • Jet Edge to exhibit at WJTA Conference

    Jet Edge |Tue, 30 Jun 2009

    Jet Edge will exhibit its latest technology in waterjet cutting and ultra-high-pressure surface preparation technology at the Waterjet Technology Association's 2009 American WJTA Conference and Expo.

  • Aerotech revises laser machining brochure

    Aerotech |Tue, 23 Jun 2009

    Aerotech has released a substantially revised version of its Capabilities in Laser Processing and Micromachining brochure.

  • Parker details technology development approach

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Fri, 19 Jun 2009

    Parker Hannifin's electromechanical automation division is to exhibit at the Intersolar show in San Francisco, and has detailed its systematic approach to solar technology development.

  • Diversified Plastics buys Haas machining centre

    Diversified Plastics |Wed, 3 Jun 2009

    Diversified Plastics has expanded its mould production capabilities and increased its production with the acquisition of a high-speed, high-accuracy machining centre from Haas Automation.

  • Stainless-steel cored wires have low spatter level

    ESAB |Thu, 28 May 2009

    ESAB has launched the Shield-Bright range of stainless-steel cored wires, designed to deliver productive all-positional welding.

  • Tekbend offers Crippa's Diagonal shaping machine

    Tekbend |Tue, 19 May 2009

    The Diagonal shaping machine has a deformation power of eight tons and can remove shavings and perform other basic operations such as pipe threading and trimming.

  • Pipe-bender features redundant head rotation

    Tekbend |Mon, 18 May 2009

    Tekbend is offering Crippa's Sixty 1342 pipe-bending machine, which is provided with 13-axes of CNC control and can bend pipes with diameters up to 42mm.

  • Megacenter equipped with fibre laser systems

    Laser Photonics |Tue, 5 May 2009

    Laser Photonics has announced that the Fibretower Megacenter is the company's featured product for May 2009.

  • Stainless-steel fingers for harsh environments

    SAS Automation |Tue, 5 May 2009

    A specialised EOAT is often used to palletise woven plastic or paper bags containing many products including grain, chemicals, dog food, minerals and plastic resins.

  • Kabelschlepp energy chains provide protection

    Kabelschlepp Metool |Wed, 29 Apr 2009

    Kabelschlepp offers a full range of energy chains made of steel, plastic and compound materials.

  • ACI supplies blower units for vacuum excavators

    Air Control Industries |Mon, 27 Apr 2009

    Air Control Industries (ACI) has supplied special blower units to Doncaster-based Vac-Ex for its mobile vacuum excavators.

  • Tendoturns help make pinions for steering systems

    Schunk Intec |Mon, 27 Apr 2009

    At its Schwabisch Gmund site in Germany, ZF Lenksysteme is using Schunk's Tendoturn VDI 30 and 40 hydraulic-expansion holders to make precise pinions for passenger car-steering mechanisms.

  • Microstamping helps trace bullets to guns

    Laser Photonics |Thu, 23 Apr 2009

    Laser Photonics is offering firearm-manufacturers fibre laser-marking machines for microstamping.

  • ESAB offers wire for thin plate welding

    ESAB |Fri, 17 Apr 2009

    ESAB has developed a wire for welding thin plate that lowers costs in mechanised and robotic fabrication.

  • Fenn Tool installs Anca grinding machines

    Anca Industrial Supplies |Wed, 1 Apr 2009

    A manufacturer of quality cutting tools has invested in a range of high-volume, auto pallet loaded, seven-axis CNC grinding machines from Anca to help deal with its increase in volume of business.

  • 'Pro' glasses protect against ultra-violet light

    ESAB |Tue, 17 Mar 2009

    Esab has released the Pro range of safety eyewear, which protects against ultra-violet light.

  • ESAB publishes guide to stainless-steel welding

    ESAB |Tue, 10 Mar 2009

    ESAB is advising about the most effective methods and techniques for welding stainless steel, in its new handbook.

  • Esab releases Origo Arc 4001i MMA welders

    ESAB |Fri, 27 Feb 2009

    The Origo Arc 4001i manual metal arc (MMA) welding machines feature a choice of either the A22 or A24 control panels.

  • Migatronic expands Delta welding machine range

    Migatronic |Tue, 24 Feb 2009

    Migatronic has added two models to its range of super compact, mono-phase Delta welding machines, both of which can weld thicker plates than the three present Delta machines.

  • Migatronic IGC monitors gas consumed by welding

    Migatronic |Wed, 11 Feb 2009

    Migatronic has released the Intelligent Gas Control (IGC), which cuts gas consumption by 50 per cent in MIG/MAG welding.

  • ESAB system gets Det Norske certification

    ESAB |Thu, 29 Jan 2009

    ESAB has achieved certification of its Environmental and Occupational, Health and Safety Management System.

  • MacGregor reveals pulsed-arc micro joining systems

    MacGregor Welding Systems |Wed, 28 Jan 2009

    MacGregor Welding Systems has developed programmable pulsed-arc micro joining machines with embedded process monitoring capability, for lead-free termination of insulated wires to pins.

  • IAC and Soft SAS design noise monitoring system

    IAC |Tue, 27 Jan 2009

    IAC SIM Engineering and Soft SAS (France) have developed a noise monitoring system for residents in an industrial area near Dunkirk in Pas de Calais, northern France.

  • IAC builds semi-anechoic chamber for VDE

    IAC |Tue, 27 Jan 2009

    IAC Germany has built a 7.7m high semi-anechoic chamber for the country's VDE (Association for Electrical, Electronic and Information Technologies) testing institute.

  • IAC installs noise reduction at Logstor

    IAC |Tue, 27 Jan 2009

    Logstor, a European manufacturer of pre-insulated pipes, has improved the working environment for its factory operatives using a noise reduction system from IAC Nordic.

  • IAC wins Rolls-Royce engine test rig contract

    IAC |Tue, 27 Jan 2009

    IAC Aviation has completed a major contract from Rolls-Royce Brazil for a GEM engine test facility upgrade at their plant in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

  • IAC wins Volvo semi-anechoic chamber contract

    IAC |Tue, 27 Jan 2009

    Swedish car manufacturer Volvo has awarded IAC a substantial contract to supply and install the acoustic equipment for their vehicle semi-anechoic chamber, located in Gothenburg.

  • ESAB announces welding package promotion

    ESAB |Mon, 26 Jan 2009

    A less-than-half-price promotion on its Caddyarc251i A34 welding package has been launched by ESAB through its UK network of distributors.

  • Rofin-Baasel introduces laser welding wires

    Rofin-Baasel |Mon, 19 Jan 2009

    Rofin-Baasel has brought out a range of fine, clean and straight laser welding wires to complement its welding systems.

  • ESAB launches CC/CV arc welding machines

    ESAB |Thu, 15 Jan 2009

    The latest Origo/Aristo range of CC/CV welding machines from ESAB have been designed to give the high level of flexibility required by market sectors such as energy and civil construction.

  • Origo Mig 3001i range welds high-alloy materials

    ESAB |Wed, 17 Dec 2008

    ESAB is launching the Origo Mig 3001i range of welding machines for efficient welding of high-alloy materials in demanding applications.

  • ESAB releases CD-based catalogue

    ESAB |Mon, 15 Dec 2008

    ESAB has introduced a 100-page CD-based catalogue that contains its range of welding products and supplies.

  • DNM machining centres for precision components

    Mills Manufacturing Technology |Tue, 25 Nov 2008

    Mills Manufacturing Technology has launched the DNM range of Doosan vertical machining centres in the UK and Ireland.

  • ESAB offers flux-cored wires

    ESAB |Thu, 20 Nov 2008

    OK Tubrod 15.14 is the latest generation of all position rutile, low-hydrogen flux-cored wires from ESAB.

  • ESAB launches welding power sources

    ESAB |Fri, 14 Nov 2008

    The Origo Mag C171, C201 and C251 units from ESAB are all-in-one power sources for Mig/Mag welding needs on farms, repair shops and other light production and repair applications.

  • Mollart extends subcontract service

    Mollart |Fri, 14 Nov 2008

    The specialised development of precision small deep-hole machining techniques has led Mollart Engineering to expand its subcontractor machining operations.

  • Welding electrodes used straight from the pack

    ESAB |Thu, 13 Nov 2008

    With electrodes from ESAB Vacpac vacuum packaging, costs of climate controlled storage and handling are completely eliminated.

  • Metal-cored wire offers manual welding versatility

    ESAB |Fri, 31 Oct 2008

    OK Tubrod 14.12 - 1.2mm is an ESAB metal-cored wire designed to offer versatility for manual welding in shipbuilding.

  • Faurecia evaluates Qset software

    ESAB |Mon, 27 Oct 2008

    Faurecia is currently working with ESAB's Aristo power sources and evaluating the performance of the Qset feature.

  • ESAB has auto-darkening welding helmets

    ESAB |Thu, 16 Oct 2008

    The New-Tech reactive welding helmet offers professional welders the latest technology in a lightweight helmet.

  • Portable welder offers MMA and TIG welding

    ESAB |Wed, 24 Sep 2008

    The Caddy Arc is the latest portable welder from ESAB that is suitable for indoor and outdoor welding, repairs, maintenance and fabrication.

  • ESAB releases switching converter power sources

    ESAB |Wed, 17 Sep 2008

    ESAB has launched the Origo MIG range of switching converter (chopper) power sources.

  • When, where and why to use TIG welding

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 8 Sep 2008

    Mick Andrews, superintendent of the Murex Welding Process Centre, explains TIG welding and the advantages this process offers for specialist applications.

  • Portable welding range tackles larger tasks

    ESAB |Tue, 19 Aug 2008

    Caddy units are characterised by compact and efficient inverter technology, user-friendly multifunctional control panel technology and intelligent software.

  • Portable welders master less-complex tasks

    ESAB |Thu, 7 Aug 2008

    Lightweight, portable welding machines provide the perfect welding solution for users on farms, in repairs shops and for light production applications.

  • Welding power source suits outdoor use

    ESAB |Wed, 2 Jul 2008

    The Caddy Arc 251i provides an adjustable hot start to help avoid starting problems, adjustable arc force for improved weld quality and electrode type selection to suit weld material.

  • Power sources boost tube weld quality

    ESAB |Thu, 12 Jun 2008

    Orbital welding can be carried out more productively and at lower cost by using new additions to the ESAB Aristo range.

  • Magazine is devoted to welding and cutting

    ESAB |Thu, 29 May 2008

    The latest issue of Svetsaren has a special focus on energy, with articles on the welding of wind towers, oil and gas platforms, LNG storage tanks and pipelines.

  • Welding kit answers repair shop demands

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 25 May 2008

    The Tradesmig 141 can be used to MIG weld steel, stainless steel and aluminium as well as carrying out MIG brazing.

  • Welding system provides large working area

    Rofin-Baasel |Thu, 8 May 2008

    The nearly perfectly Gaussian beam of the Rofin slab laser gives a depth of focus measured in tens of millimetres.

  • Lightweight welder repairs embedded rails

    ESAB |Mon, 28 Apr 2008

    Welding equipment for the repair of embedded grooved city tramway rails uses the FCAW process with self-shielded wire instead of the conventional SAW process.

  • Welders survive industrial environments

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 13 Apr 2008

    Step-controlled welding machines feature sturdy construction and compact galvanised housings for use within harsh industrial environments.

  • Welding power sources offer stability and control

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 7 Apr 2008

    The Murex Transmig industrial welding power sources use simple three-phase switch and tap technology to produce reliable performance for applications up to 400A.

  • Welding tools and accessories on CD

    ESAB |Mon, 31 Mar 2008

    Products featured include a comprehensive selection of welding helmets and face masks from the highly sophisticated Eye-Tech range to basic handheld face shields.

  • Comprehensive product catalogue comes on CD

    ESAB |Wed, 19 Mar 2008

    The catalogue featured on the CD covers everything from the portable Caddy range of welding machines through to heavy-duty welders.

  • Automated welders take to the rails

    ESAB |Thu, 21 Feb 2008

    The Railtrac BV 1000 is a specialised set of equipment for repairing the surface of worn rails by laying down weld metal.

  • Wires offer easy welding

    ESAB |Thu, 31 Jan 2008

    The slag from Shield-Bright stainless cored wires is self-lifting or easily detached, leaving behind clean, flat weld surface with a good penetration and very smooth wetting onto the plate edges.

  • Welding electrodes come in slimline packs

    ESAB |Mon, 14 Jan 2008

    New package provides improved product protection and the reduced weight makes it easier to handle.

  • Cutting the cost of industrial welding

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 10 Jan 2008

    The Transtig AC/DC 253iS is state of the art welding package offering excellent welding characteristics and performance in both AC and DC modes.

  • Manual welding laser systems explained

    Rofin-Baasel |Wed, 19 Dec 2007

    Brochure includes a short and concise explanation of the principles and concepts behind each of the five different Rofin manual welding laser systems.

  • Welding kit is ideal package

    ESAB |Wed, 19 Dec 2007

    Package combines the OrigoMag L300 power source, OrigoFeed L302 or L304 wire feed unit, a connection set (1.7, 5.0 or 10m) and the MXL 340 welding torch.

  • Brochure comes with a free wall planner and pen

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 17 Dec 2007

    The 2008 Murex Welding Products wall planner is now available and is described as a must for every welding workshop.

  • Manual metal arc welding electrodes explained

    ESAB |Wed, 28 Nov 2007

    Comprehensive new 64-page guide describes manual metal arc welding electrodes.

  • Free guide covers manual metal arc welding

    ESAB |Mon, 19 Nov 2007

    Origo and Caddy power sources are described, along with the Aristo Arc range and ESAB's LHF Offshore Series of machines.

  • Plasma cutting machines explained

    ESAB |Fri, 26 Oct 2007

    Guide features the full range of Esab hand plasma cutting machines designed for cutting applications ranging from 1 to 100mm.

  • Wire feeders suit welding power sources

    ESAB |Wed, 22 Aug 2007

    The Origo Feed 302, Origo Feed 304 and Origo Feed 484 can be used with welding wires up to 1.2, 1.6 or 2.4mm diameter.

  • Control panel handles a range of welding positions

    ESAB |Wed, 8 Aug 2007

    The Aristo U8 is now prepared for a Compact Flash memory ,which the operator can use to transfer settings from one controller to the other.

  • Wire feeders are rugged but lightweight

    ESAB |Mon, 23 Jul 2007

    ESAB's new welding wire feeders can be used with DC, CC or CV power supplies with straight (DC-) or reverse (DC+) polarity operation, without the user having to set any switches.

  • Welding journal focuses on stainless steel

    ESAB |Wed, 18 Jul 2007

    With the price of stainless steel increasing dramatically, it is important to be aware of the latest developments in welding technologies that can help to minimise production costs.

  • Arc welding packages chosen for London railways

    ESAB |Wed, 11 Jul 2007

    William Hare has purchased three ESAB A2 Multitrac submerged arc welding packagesfor work on the Paddington section of London's Crossrail project.

  • MIG/MAG welding packages offer increased choice

    ESAB |Sun, 1 Jul 2007

    ESAB customers can select from the Origo Mig L305 or L405 step-controlled power sources and the Origo Feed L302 or L304 wire feed units.

  • Welding products improve productivity

    ESAB |Sun, 1 Jul 2007

    ESAB's Aristo MechTig C2002i power souce has an integral water cooler and high-specification controller with a graphical interface.

  • Power sources and wire feeders handle 16-300A

    ESAB |Mon, 25 Jun 2007

    ESAB's new welding power sources and wire feeders can be used to weld mild steel, stainless steel, aluminium, high-alloy or nickel-based materials.

  • Welding power sources suit maintenance and repair

    ESAB |Mon, 25 Jun 2007

    ESAB's Caddy Tig 2200i AC/DC machines are compact, ergonomically designed, rugged and reliable.

  • Welding power sources suit varied metals

    ESAB |Mon, 25 Jun 2007

    For AC Tig welding, the TA24 control panel allows the setting of the AC balance and the AC frequency so as to optimise the weld pool.

  • Electrodes offer excellent arc control

    ESAB |Mon, 11 Jun 2007

    A stable, soft arc at very low current and voltage makes ESAB's new electrodes suitable for both up and downhill welding of pipes with a wall thickness in the region of 2mm.

  • Welding unit suits thin metals

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 2 May 2007

    The Murex Autolynx 4i MIG sheet metal welding solution provides absolute control and consistency of all welding parameters.

  • Power sources support welding

    ESAB |Thu, 26 Apr 2007

    The ESAB Origo Mig 400t power source delivers 400A/34V at a 45% duty cycle and the Origo Mig 500t delivers 500A/39V at a 60% duty cycle.

  • Welding package suits the vehicle industry

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 26 Apr 2007

    Both the Murex Transweld Challenger 400 welding package and the Murex Transmatic 4C power source are designed with a sturdy galvanised metal casing.

  • Welding machine literature published

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 1 Apr 2007

    Literature has been published on the Murex Tradesarc DC 150-1 and 180-1 welding machines, which provide versatile welding, practicality, reliability and ease of use.

  • MMA welder suits fabrication and repair

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 22 Mar 2007

    Welding package is an ideal MMA kit for general fabrication, maintenance and welding repair jobs.

  • Power source handles heavy-duty welding

    ESAB |Mon, 12 Mar 2007

    The ESAB Origo Mig 630t is a thyristor-controlled power source for heavy-duty MIG/MAG welding, MMA welding and air-arc gouging.

  • Power sources suit heavy-duty MIG/MAG welding

    ESAB |Sat, 24 Feb 2007

    The Origo Mig 410 delivers 400A/34V at a 50% duty cycle and the Origo Mig 510 delivers 500A/39V at a 60% duty cycle.

  • Welding power source provides TIG welding

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 20 Feb 2007

    The Murex Tradestig ac/dc 161iS welding power source is a small and portable, inverter-based unit that provides 10A to 160A ac and dc TIG welding.

  • Welding power source is easily moved

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 11 Feb 2007

    The Tradestig Dual 151i is an inverter based electronic controlled welding power source.

  • Soldering system provides reproducible joints

    Rofin-Baasel |Sat, 10 Feb 2007

    The unique rapid control of output power sets the laser apart from other means of heating for welding, soldering or surface hardening.

  • Welding wire feeders maximise stability

    ESAB |Sun, 4 Feb 2007

    ESAB has released two welding wire feeders, designed to maximise feeding stability and minimise wire wear.

  • Welding machines meet professional demands

    ESAB |Sat, 20 Jan 2007

    Compact and ergonomically designed, yet also rugged, Caddy Professional welding machines meet the needs of professionals that have to take the welder to the job.

  • Step-switched power source for MIG/MAG welding

    ESAB |Tue, 9 Jan 2007

    Robustly constructed MIG power source is both powerful and versatile, delivering 320A at a 30% duty cycle and capable of being used with interconnection cables up to 35m long.

  • CD explains safe welding practices

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 7 Jan 2007

    Murex Welding Products' renowned "Safe use of oxy-fuel gas equipment" publication is now available on CD.

  • TIG torches are easy and comfortable to use

    ESAB |Wed, 15 Nov 2006

    Compact TXH TIG torches are particularly suitable for applications where access is difficult, yet ergonomics and performance remain uncompromised.

  • Welding source works in tough environments

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 31 Oct 2006

    The Tradesmig 210-1 professional welding power source is principally designed for sheet metalwork and light fabrication applications.

  • Welding and cutting journal available online

    ESAB |Tue, 24 Oct 2006

    52-page full-colour magazine can be requested free of charge, or a PDF version can be downloaded directly from the Esab website.

  • Mini Marathon is knockout deal on welding wire

    ESAB |Thu, 19 Oct 2006

    Esab Marathon Pacs with 250 or 475kg of wire considerably enhance productivity and quality for large-volume users of stainless steel MIG welding wire.

  • TIG welding machines have all tasks covered

    ESAB |Thu, 12 Oct 2006

    Esab is launching three new TIG welding machines, the Origo TIG 3000i models TA23, TA24 and TA24AC/DC.

  • Wire feeder makes MIG welder more portable

    ESAB |Mon, 25 Sep 2006

    Wire feed unit is designed to complement the Origo Mig welding power sources for applications that require the operator to work at a distance from the power source.

  • Tungsten grinder improves weld quality

    Diamond Ground Products |Sat, 9 Sep 2006

    The Piranha II tungsten grinder allows operators to longitudinally grind, cut and flat tungsten on high quality diamond wheels.

  • Welding equipment aids commercial vehicle makers

    ESAB |Thu, 24 Aug 2006

    Some of the UK's leading manufacturers of commercial vehicles and trailers are benefiting from the welding machines, welding wires and associated products from the Esab Group.

  • Wire feed unit adds range to welding

    ESAB |Tue, 15 Aug 2006

    Wire feed unit complements the Aristo Mig high-specification welding power sources in advanced applications that require the operator to work at a distance from the power source.

  • Welding torches offer significant savings

    Diamond Ground Products |Tue, 8 Aug 2006

    Diamond Ground Products now offers the highest-quality plasma welding torches and replacement parts at significant savings.

  • ESAB automated beam welder cuts costs

    ESAB |Wed, 26 Jul 2006

    Steel open floor beam fabricated using an ESAB automated beam welder

  • Safety-first welding range clocks up 50 years

    Murex Welding Products |Fri, 21 Jul 2006

    Summer 2006 marks the 50th anniversary of the Murex Welding Products Saffire brand.

  • Low Cost Compact Portal Cutting Machine

    ESAB Cutting Systems |Thu, 13 Jul 2006

    Esab Automation has introduced the new Falcon low cost, compact portal cutting machine.

  • Murex products used by boat builder

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 13 Jul 2006

    Murex Consumables Play Critical Role in Boat Building Business

  • Welding kit delivers professional users up to 300A

    ESAB |Mon, 10 Jul 2006

    Welding power sources and wire feeders are developed for professional users working with general welding applications requiring welding currents of up to 300A and wire diameters up to 1.2mm.

  • Novel control technology optimises weld quality

    ESAB |Thu, 6 Jul 2006

    A new technology from ESAB is revolutionising the way welding parameters are optimised for short-arc welding.

  • New ESAB guide to safe welding

    ESAB |Mon, 26 Jun 2006

    ESAB recently developed an expanded comprehensive range of personal protection equipment, covering everything needed from head to foot, for both welding, cutting and general engineering applications.

  • Portable welders have most materials covered

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 21 Jun 2006

    The Tradestig DC 150-1 and DC200-1 are versatile portable welding machines capable of welding most materials in thickness' ranging from 0.5 to 6mm.

  • Welding package covers many industries

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 12 Jun 2006

    The Murex Transweld Challenger 400 is designed for welding applications within general steel fabrication, the vehicle industry as well as household products and furniture manufacturers.

  • Safety is key when using gas welding and cutting

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 1 Jun 2006

    The Murex Saffire brand is synonymous with gas welding and cutting safety and is currently celebrating its 50th anniversary: David Fell explains key health and safety considerations.

  • Laser welding system aids toomaker

    Rofin-Baasel |Sun, 28 May 2006

    Investment in a new laser welding system from Rofin complements Mouldline's already comprehensive tool making service.

  • TIG welders tackle MMA applications

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 28 May 2006

    Murex Transtig DC150-1 and 200-1 TIG welding machines are rugged, easy to use and reliable machines that can optionally be used for MMA welding.

  • MIG welding torch can be removed without tools

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 21 May 2006

    Professional three-phase machine is supplied with a MIG welding torch that can be removed and reconnected without tools, using a standard Euro central adaptor.

  • Safe use of oxy-fuel gas equipment explained

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 3 May 2006

    Murex Welding Products has published the fourth edition of its renowned handbook "The safe use of oxy-fuel gas equipment".

  • TIG tips help welders avoid disappointing results

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 3 May 2006

    A new free publication discusses all the key areas for successful AC and DC TIG welding.

  • Welding and cutting range is easy to use

    ESAB |Tue, 2 May 2006

    The recently extended ESAB Origo range offers affordable welding and cutting machines for customers who require reliability in an easy to use package.

  • Welding wires promise higher productivity

    ESAB |Mon, 17 Apr 2006

    Consumables are crucial to welding productivity and quality, and Esab has introduced three new products designed to ensure higher productivity with lower welding costs.

  • Cryogenic treatment improves electrode performance

    Diamond Ground Products |Thu, 6 Apr 2006

    Diamond Ground Products describes its new Cryo-T tungsten electrodes as a revolutionary advance in tungsten electrode technology.

  • MIG/MAG sources incorporate wire feed systems

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 28 Mar 2006

    Single-phase fully professional compact MIG/MAG power sources with built in wire feed systems are featured in new literature.

  • Daventry demo for mobile laser welding tool

    Rofin-Baasel |Mon, 27 Mar 2006

    Award-winning mobile laser welding system available for demonstration in Daventry for anyone interested in mobile or static mould tool repair by laser welding.

  • Vices let manufacturer practice what it preaches

    Roemheld |Wed, 15 Mar 2006

    Company that designs and makes all its own workholding equipment has been incorporating vices into its production line to increase productivity.

  • MIG welding wire in smaller packs

    ESAB |Tue, 14 Mar 2006

    Mid-volume users can benefit from 100kg version of stainless steel MIG welding wire pack with same accessories as used on 250kg version.

  • Flashback arrestors safeguard welding

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 12 Mar 2006

    The comprehensive range of Murex Saffire flashback arrestors is featured in new technical literature available from the company.

  • Tractor unit for submerged arc welding tasks

    ESAB |Fri, 24 Feb 2006

    Tractor unit uses steering system and synchronised slide that lets the operator adjust the wheel and torch position simultaneously for accurate and effortless seam tracking.

  • Literature covers welding and cutting applications

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 16 Feb 2006

    Literature covers outfits for all types of welding and cutting applications, with each outfit designed for a particular market sector from heavy duty industrial applications down to micro welding.

  • Literature published on single stage regulator

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 6 Feb 2006

    Gas pressure regulator meets BS EN ISO 2503, combines reliability with safety, and is fully 300bar capable.

  • Guide details plasma cutting machines

    ESAB |Wed, 1 Feb 2006

    Esab has published a new guide to its extensive range of conventional and inverter-driven plasma cutting machines, cutting torches and accessories.

  • Tube maker provides consistent results

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Mon, 30 Jan 2006

    Orbital flaring machine developed for low cost manufacture of hydraulic tubes suits project work, large scale production and mobile hydraulic tube manipulation.

  • Cutting and welding kits offer three options

    Murex Welding Products |Sat, 28 Jan 2006

    Three new Masterpak cutting and welding kits offer a choice of oxy-propane cutting, oxy-acetylene cutting and a combined oxy-acetylene welding/cutting pack.

  • Precision plasma systems promise exact cutting

    ESAB Cutting Systems |Sat, 28 Jan 2006

    Esab Automation now has an extended range of Eagle cutting machines which have been designed for precision plasma cutting.

  • Welding brochure includes latest ranges

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 12 Jan 2006

    New Tradesmig and Transmig welding machine ranges from Murex Welding Products are detailed in the company's new MIG, MAG and FCW welding equipment brochure.

  • Handy brochure covers MMA welding

    Murex Welding Products |Fri, 23 Dec 2005

    Manual metal arc welding machines available from Murex Welding Products are featured in a new handy eight page brochure.

  • Single-phase welder is a smooth performer

    ESAB |Fri, 23 Dec 2005

    OrigoMag is billed as the ideal welding machine for less complex welding jobs that still require high quality.

  • Read all about TIG welding equipment

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 15 Dec 2005

    With the launch of its new TIG welding equipment range, Murex Welding Products has introduced new technical literature with full ordering information.

  • Side entry models added to regulator range

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 15 Dec 2005

    As part of its Genuine Saffire regulator range, Murex Welding Products has introduced a series of side entry, single stage models.

  • CD-Rom explains MIG welding

    ESAB |Mon, 12 Dec 2005

    ESAB offers free CD-Rom called "Pulsed MIG Welding" that explains the features and benefits of this welding process, also sometimes referred to as pulsed MIG/MAG welding or pulsed arc MIG welding.

  • Free samples of tungsten

    Diamond Ground Products |Mon, 12 Dec 2005

    Diamond Ground Products offers free samples of Tri-Mix Tungsten, a scientifically balanced blend of three oxides in one multi-purpose tungsten.

  • Industrial welder promises precise control

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 24 Nov 2005

    The Transtig AC/DC 253iS is designed for industrial welding applications.

  • Welding wire goes on and on

    ESAB |Thu, 24 Nov 2005

    Marathon Pacs contain 200 or 475kg of wire, specially wound so that it is fed out of the gun straight, without twisting or warping.

  • Gas welding range majors on safety

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 20 Nov 2005

    Welding safety is the key theme of the new Saffire gas welding and cutting equipment range.

  • TIG welding machines are safe indoors and out

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 20 Nov 2005

    Portability and reliability are combined in the new Transtig DC150-1 and 200-1 TIG welding machines.

  • Maximising welding efficiency

    ESAB |Mon, 14 Nov 2005

    A new CD-ROM explains how welding efficiency can be maximised using automation, the correct choice of consumables and process optimisation.

  • Plasma cutting machine has two operating modes

    ESAB Cutting Systems |Thu, 10 Nov 2005

    With Esab Automation's highly versatile M3 plasma cutting machine, users can switch easily between the quality and production cutting modes.

  • Lightweight cutter is up to heavy-duty tasks

    ESAB |Sun, 30 Oct 2005

    The versatile, portable, lightweight yet heavy-duty Powercut 650 Plasmarc is the latest plasma cutting machine from Esab.

  • Portable welders are easy to use

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 30 Oct 2005

    The new Murex Tradesarc 150-1 and 180-1 welding machines provide versatile welding capability, practicality, reliability and ease of use.

  • Plasma cutter has split personality

    ESAB Cutting Systems |Thu, 27 Oct 2005

    With Esab Automation's new highly versatile M3 plasma cutting machine, users can switch easily between "quality" and "production" cutting modes.

  • Welder boasts quality, reliability and performance

    Murex Welding Products |Fri, 21 Oct 2005

    The Tradesmig 280-3 is designed for quality-, reliability- and performance-conscious users.

  • Guide has extensive range of TIG welding kit

    ESAB |Thu, 20 Oct 2005

    A new TIG welding equipment guide covers Esab's extensive range of DC and AC/DC TIG welding machines, torches and accessories.

  • Calibration keeps hose crimpers on top form

    Parker Hannifin — Parker Sales UK |Tue, 18 Oct 2005

    Parker Hannifin has launched a new calibration service for its hose crimping equipment.

  • Plasma cutter speeds through ductwork

    ESAB |Tue, 18 Oct 2005

    E-Vent is a new high speed plasma cutting machine from Esab Automation designed specifically for sheetmetal ductwork production and the heating and ventilation industry.

  • Feeder aids welding automation

    ESAB |Mon, 17 Oct 2005

    The Esab Mobilemaster arc controlled and powered wire feeder now incorporates a welding contactor and a gas solenoid valve as standard.

  • Welding package is a versatile performer

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 9 Oct 2005

    The Transweld Challenger 400 welding package is ideal for welding applications within general steel fabrication, the vehicle industry as well as household and furniture manufacturers.

  • Electrode quality is key to welding

    Diamond Ground Products |Sat, 8 Oct 2005

    Diamond Ground Products specialises in one of the most important and frequently overlooked welding process variables: the electrode.

  • Compact welding machines have step control

    Murex Welding Products |Sun, 2 Oct 2005

    The new Murex Transmig 300C and 350C step-controlled compact welding machines can be used for medium- or heavy-duty applications MIG or MAG welding.

  • Guide kit is ready for plasma cutting

    ESAB |Sun, 2 Oct 2005

    Esab has introduced a plasma deluxe guide kit that has been designed to suit the company's entire range of plasma cutting torches.

  • System welds optically transparent polymers

    Rofin-Baasel |Tue, 27 Sep 2005

    In cooperation with partner companies BASF and Treffert, Rofin now provides a system for welding optically transparent or fluorescent polymers .

  • Welding equipment comes to hand

    ESAB |Mon, 19 Sep 2005

    A new brochure covers an extensive range of single- and three-phase MIG/MAG and pulsed multipurpose inverter power sources as well as equipment such as wire feed units and welding torches.

  • Grinding system provides precision electrodes

    Diamond Ground Products |Sat, 17 Sep 2005

    The Diamond Ground Products Model DGP-3-V2 grinding system provides precision ground arc welding electrodes cut to length with high quality, consistent tip geometry for automatic arc welding.

  • Welding accessories featured on CD

    Murex Welding Products |Fri, 16 Sep 2005

    Personal protection equipment together with other health/safety and general welding accessories are the main highlights of a new CD available from Murex Welding Products.

  • Two torch system has flexible appeal

    ESAB |Thu, 8 Sep 2005

    Eddison and Wanless, a fabricating engineering company specialising in products for the electrical supply industry, is a long standing user of plasma cutting machines supplied by Esab Automation.

  • Regulators cut it in heavy duty applications

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 6 Sep 2005

    For demanding heavy duty and pipeline gasflow applications, the Saffire regulator range incorporates 230bar safety and now has improved design features that can meet service demands.

  • Guide explains manual metal arc welding

    ESAB |Thu, 25 Aug 2005

    Esab has published a new manual metal arc welding guide to the company's extensive range of MMA power sources and remote control units.

  • Tungsten grinder helps boost weld quality

    Diamond Ground Products |Sun, 21 Aug 2005

    The Piranha III tungsten grinder allows operators to longitudinally grind, cut and flat tungsten on high quality diamond wheels.

  • Portable plasma cutter handles rough treatment

    ESAB |Tue, 16 Aug 2005

    Capable of cutting any thickness from thin sheet up to 32mm (for mild steel), the Powercut 875 Plasmarc is suitable for most applications where a portable plasma cutting machine is required.

  • Single-phase welders handle industrial environment

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 16 Aug 2005

    Two new single-phase 230V DC TIG welding machines are capable of withstanding the toughest of industrial and repair and maintenance environments.

  • Welding sources incorporate wire feed systems

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 25 Jul 2005

    Three new step controlled welding machines include the performance enhancing power smoothing device as standard giving excellent welding characteristics with both CO2 and mixed gases.

  • CD-ROM explains pipeline welding

    ESAB |Wed, 20 Jul 2005

    A free "Pipelines welding handbook" on CD-ROM explains the various techniques and consumables employed when welding pipelines.

  • Enclosed lasers offer safer parts marking

    Rofin-Baasel |Wed, 13 Jul 2005

    Rofin has introduced the SL-Manual (SLM) series of Class 1 laser safe enclosures suitable for any of its popular Starmark or Powerline E laser sources.

  • Basket speeds welding throughput

    ESAB |Wed, 6 Jul 2005

    Welding equipment supplier Esab has introduced an adapterless A-Basket to use with its OK Autrod 12.51 wire.

  • Laser marker is at home on the desktop

    Rofin-Baasel |Thu, 30 Jun 2005

    The Rofin EasyMark is a fully self-contained diode-pumped laser marker that answers demands for a small, desktop or on-site transportable unit.

  • All that glitters is not Saffire

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 6 Jun 2005

    Murex Welding Products' Saffire brand is recognised for its emphasis on safety and product quality when undertaking gas welding, cutting or other processes that employ industrial gases.

  • Track-guided products speed welding and cutting

    ESAB |Mon, 6 Jun 2005

    The full range of Railtrac 1000 modular track-guided products is now available for portable, programmable, semi-automated welding and cutting operations.

  • More power to laser welder

    Rofin-Baasel |Sun, 5 Jun 2005

    The StarWeld Tool Integral is a laser welder with three heavy-duty axes designed to manipulate tools weighing up to 350kg.

  • Custom-built beam welder boosts productivity

    ESAB |Fri, 27 May 2005

    Metal Design and Fabrication Engineering is using a custom-built beam welder to increase its capacity for fabricating frames for 40ft lorry trailers.

  • Basket minimises welding downtime

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 26 May 2005

    Bostrand LW1, the general purpose mild steel copper-coated MIG wire from Murex Welding Products, is available with an adapterless basket which minimises downtime during use.

  • Reinforced hose is made for welding and cutting

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 24 May 2005

    Saffire Multiplex Premium hose is a high specification textile reinforced hose specifically designed for welding and cutting applications.

  • Sealed CO2 laser cuts a wide range of materials

    Rofin-Baasel |Mon, 16 May 2005

    The new Rofin SCx60 sealed CO2 laser has been designed for integration into laser based processing system for marking, cutting, welding or heat treating.

  • Plasma power for cutting and marking

    ESAB |Sun, 15 May 2005

    The precision plasma EPP 200 is a new power source that can be fitted with a combination of torches for plasma cutting and marking.

  • Outfits to suit all types of welding and cutting

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 4 May 2005

    Murex Welding Products offers a comprehensive range of Saffire welding and cutting outfits to suit all types of welding and cutting applications.

  • Laser marking system offers matrix solution

    Rofin-Baasel |Fri, 15 Apr 2005

    For traceability, authenticity, and critical identification, more industries are turning to ID matrix codes to replace barcodes.

  • Faster welding equipment boosts quality too

    ESAB |Wed, 23 Mar 2005

    There is nothing new about welding copper fireboxes, but RK Pridham Engineering saw that there was scope for doing this much faster using newer equipment.

  • Welding accessories catalogue now on CD

    Murex Welding Products |Sat, 19 Feb 2005

    To make the selection of the vast range of Murex welding accessories even easier, the company has now released its welding accessories catalogue on CD.

  • Welding source is a smooth operator

    ESAB |Sun, 6 Feb 2005

    The OrigoMag range of step-regulated MIG/MAG welding power sources is designed for users who want high-quality equipment for producing good results on less complex tasks.

  • Manufacturer surprised by welding capabilities

    ESAB |Tue, 11 Jan 2005

    Mitchell Dryers has been impressed by the extreme versatility of the AristoMig U400 universal welding set that it purchased recently.

  • CD details mechanised welding processes

    ESAB |Thu, 23 Dec 2004

    Esab is giving away a CD-ROM that shows a vast amount of information about mechanising welding processes.

  • Gas and plasma combine to cut time

    ESAB |Thu, 25 Nov 2004

    The Hancoportal can be equipped with both gas and plasma heads to cut a variety of different metals and thicknesses.

  • Machines boast flexibility to weld anywhere

    ESAB |Wed, 24 Nov 2004

    Go-anywhere welding flexibility is the boast for the Esab OrigoTig 150 and 200 welding machines.

  • Astute choice speeds hull welding

    ESAB |Mon, 22 Nov 2004

    When the BAE Systems received an order for three Astute class attack submarines for the Royal Navy, it wanted to improve the efficiency with which the annular hull sections were welded together.

  • Tough portable welding gear

    ESAB |Thu, 18 Nov 2004

    Physical toughness, portability and superior welding performance are claimed to be combined in the new Esab Caddytig 200, which complements the existing Caddytig 150.

  • Process offers more than just cutting and welding

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 4 Oct 2004

    Compared with some other cutting and welding processes, the oxy-fuel process is remarkably easy to use.

  • Handy guide to stainless steel welding consumables

    ESAB |Thu, 19 Aug 2004

    A useful pocket sized guide to stainless steel welding consumables has been produced by Esab.

  • ID matrix codes offer greater data density

    Rofin-Baasel |Wed, 11 Aug 2004

    ID matrix codes offer far greater information density than traditional barcodes.

  • CD sings praises of welding automation equipment

    ESAB |Mon, 2 Aug 2004

    A new CD from Esab outlines the wide range of welding automation equipment that is available from the company.

  • Welding sets boost quality and cut finishing time

    ESAB |Fri, 23 Jul 2004

    When Crossland Tankers purchased Massey Tankers of Burnley in early 2003, it became clear that the efficiency of the welding at the Burnley factory was not as high as that in Northern Ireland.

  • Welders optimised for high alloyed materials

    ESAB |Mon, 5 Jul 2004

    Esab AristoMig 400 and 500 welding sets aim to provide fabricators with the ideal solution for welded assembly of highly specified components using high alloyed materials.

  • Cutter combines oxy-fuel and plasma heads

    ESAB |Mon, 28 Jun 2004

    The Combirex CXL-P CNC is a high performance, competitively priced oxy-fuel gas and plasma cutting machine that can be fitted with a maximum of four tool carriages.

  • Handy format for plasma cutter

    ESAB |Wed, 16 Jun 2004

    The CaddyCut offers small workshops and repair facilities a portable, easy-to-use plasma cutting facility.

  • Marking choices for productivity

    ESAB |Mon, 14 Jun 2004

    To maximise productivity, Esab Automation provides a number of alternative marking processes for use in conjunction with its cutting machines and techniques.

  • Guide to consumables for stainless-steel welding

    ESAB |Wed, 2 Jun 2004

    A new guide provides indispensable guidance to the correct consumable specification when welding stainless steels.

  • Laser welding comes to the desktop

    Rofin-Baasel |Tue, 1 Jun 2004

    Where workshop space is limited, a novel desktop laser offers a powerful solution for welding, steel, titanium, platinum, gold, silver and other alloys.

  • Portable welding kits go in and out

    ESAB |Mon, 3 May 2004

    Indoor and outdoor welding applications using TIG and/or MMA are catered for by the new Esab OrigoTig 150 and OrigoArc 150 portable welding sets.

  • Welding kit sports portable tag

    ESAB |Tue, 20 Apr 2004

    With launch of the CaddyTig 150 and CaddyArc 150, Esab is offering professional welders flexibility and choice for indoor and outdoor welding applications.

  • Esab helps shipbuilding return to Tyneside

    ESAB |Mon, 15 Mar 2004

    When the Wallsend, Newcastle, yard of Swan Hunter Ltd closed in 1994, it appeared to be the end of shipbuilding on the river Tyne.

  • Four processes from one cutting gantry

    ESAB |Tue, 9 Mar 2004

    ESAB Automation is introducing the only waterjet gantry currently available with four process capability - waterjet, plasma cutting, oxyfuel cutting and plasma marking.

  • Free poster shows cored welding wires

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 9 Mar 2004

    The cored wire range from Murex provides the fabricator with a selection of products for many applications at welding speeds up to three times faster than manual metal arc electrodes.

  • Column and boom welding: standard or customised

    ESAB |Fri, 5 Mar 2004

    ESAB is launching an expanded range of column and booms (CaB) for mechanised welding of beams and profiles, large-diameter tubes, vessels and windmill towers.

  • Poster provides ready reference on MMA welding

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 23 Feb 2004

    Murex Welding Products has published a poster that provides workshops with all the information required for successful MMA welding.

  • Industrial welders run up to 400A

    Murex Welding Products |Fri, 6 Feb 2004

    The 326S, 406S and 406SW are conventional MIG/MAG/FCW power sources for MIG, MAG and flux cored wire welding applications.

  • For ever and ever, weld without end

    ESAB |Mon, 26 Jan 2004

    With launch of the Esab Marathon Pac Endless system, the term uninterrupted welding takes on a new meaning.

  • Air plasma package for quality cutting

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 23 Dec 2003

    The Sabre-arc 351iAS is a portable, air plasma cutting package designed to cut up to 12.5mm mild steel (8mm aluminium) using standard 240V mains electricity and a supply of compressed air.

  • Single source for welding accessories

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 1 Dec 2003

    Personal protection products, welding tools and special process equipment are the three principal accessory ranges available from Murex Welding Products.

  • Advanced features raise welding efficiency

    ESAB |Thu, 13 Nov 2003

    The new Esab AristoArc 400 and 500 machines are packed with advanced features to deliver outstanding welding characteristics with high efficiency.

  • The art of welding in Wales

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 5 Nov 2003

    Two Murex MIG welding machines and a host of other Murex gas equipment have helped a family of metal sculptors to produce some of the most stunning pieces of Welsh art.

  • Many options to welding wire feeders

    ESAB |Tue, 28 Oct 2003

    Esab has a broad range of rugged welding wire feeders and controllers for use with a variety of different types of welding machine.

  • Welding in the workshop

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 13 Oct 2003

    The Tradesmig Challenger 186C is a compact machine that welds 0.8 to 6mm mild steels as well as stainless or aluminium.

  • Wire feeder family offers wide choice of features

    ESAB |Wed, 8 Oct 2003

    The AristoFeed 30-4 and 48-4 standard and universal wire feeders offer a choice of machines with a wide range of functionality.

  • Plasma cutting comes to hand

    ESAB |Tue, 2 Sep 2003

    The Handy Plasma 50 and the Handy Plasma 70 are portable plasma cutting units supplied as ready-to-cut packages.

  • Step-controlled machines for MIG or MAG welding

    ESAB |Thu, 21 Aug 2003

    Designed to suit medium or heavy-duty applications, EsabMig step-controlled welding machines can be used for MIG or MAG welding.

  • Easy intro to laser welding

    Rofin-Baasel |Wed, 13 Aug 2003

    According to Rofin-Baasel Lasertech the latest version of its StarWeld Manual/Performance sets new standards, and its effortless and ergonomic handling makes precise welds very easy.

  • Portable welding machines for TIG and MMA

    ESAB |Mon, 14 Jul 2003

    The OrigoTig 150 and OrigoArc 150 are designed for the user who wants simplicity of operation, reliability and high welding performance from a compact, robust, easily portable machine.

  • Disc lasers shine in Munich

    Rofin-Baasel |Mon, 7 Jul 2003

    At Laser 2003 in Munich, Rofin presented a number of new products from all areas including its novel 'disc laser' technology.

  • Welding kit stands up to student abuse

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 26 Jun 2003

    When Sentinel Training came to kit out its welding department, the company chose Murex to ensure trouble-free operation and a long service life.

  • Complete system for tube welding

    ESAB |Thu, 19 Jun 2003

    A novel complete tube-welding system comprises a new range of A21 PRH enclosed tube welding tools, high-quality mechanised TIG welding sources, and a parameter documentation printer.

  • Heavy-duty welding packages cooled by air or water

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 3 Jun 2003

    New air- and water-cooled welding packages feature the Transmig 423S and 523S electronic microprocessor-controlled heavy-duty power sources.

  • Aluminothermic welding equipment runs cold

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 27 May 2003

    Developments in technology have allowed welding specialist BIG to create a specifically designed range of gas control equipment for aluminothermic rail welding.

  • All-in system takes on polymer welding

    Rofin-Baasel |Thu, 15 May 2003

    PolyScan is a turnkey system for 2D welding of thermoplastic polymers.

  • Dynamic performance from welding system

    Rofin-Baasel |Thu, 15 May 2003

    The StarWeld Dynamic from Rofin-Baasel is a turnkey laser welding system, ideal where positioning speed and accuracy are critical.

  • Laser welding system is easily integrated

    Rofin-Baasel |Thu, 15 May 2003

    The StarWeld series of pulsed YAG lasers, fitted with dynamic beam positioning offers an easy package to integrate into production automation equipment for the automotive and other industries.

  • Off-the-shelf solution for mould repair

    Rofin-Baasel |Thu, 15 May 2003

    The latest version of the StarWeld Tool Integral from Rofin-Baasel UK offers an off-the-shelf solution for adding metal onto worn or damaged mould tools.

  • Wallchart provides easy reference to TIG welding

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 1 May 2003

    All welding departments or workshops should have a copy of the Murex Welding Products' guide to the TIG welding process.

  • Overview to cutting solutions

    ESAB |Thu, 3 Apr 2003

    Based around the four methods of oxy-fuel, plasma, laser and water jet cutting, Esab Automation has developed a range of cutting machines to deliver many user benefits.

  • MIG welders claim new performance standards

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 27 Mar 2003

    As one of the leading brands in the MIG welding market, Murex Tradesmigs have continually set high standards in terms of quality, durability and reliability.

  • Guide to manual metal arc welding equipment

    ESAB |Thu, 20 Feb 2003

    Esab's latest guide features the company's range of manual metal arc welding equipment and remote controllers, including the Caddy LHQ 150, a light and easy to use welding inverter for general repair

  • High accuracy from plasma cutting machine

    ESAB |Tue, 18 Feb 2003

    Esab Automation's new Eagle cutting machine is specifically designed for precision plasma applications.

  • Low cost unit handles oxy-fuel and plasma cutting

    ESAB |Tue, 18 Feb 2003

    The new low cost Ultrarex UXL-P can be used for many different cutting tasks and provides features and benefits normally associated with more expensive cutting machine technology.

  • RJP Engineering makes sweeping changes

    ESAB |Tue, 18 Feb 2003

    As part of an ongoing expansion and upgrade programme, RJP Engineering has invested in Esab AristoMig 400 welding systems in order to ensure the highest quality welding.

  • Superior protection comes to hand

    Murex Welding Products |Fri, 13 Dec 2002

    In an initiative to improve welding operator safety, Murex Welding Products has released new gloves, riggers and gauntlets.

  • Wire feeders keep welding operations running

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 19 Aug 2002

    Murex Welding Products has introduced the Transmatic Lynx range of welding wire feed units.

  • Read all about welding kit

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 14 Aug 2002

    Details of the new Murex Tradestig AC/DC 161iS welding package are contained in the company's new TIG welding equipment catalogue.

  • Assembly system aids design re-use

    Mikron Assembly Technology |Mon, 12 Aug 2002

    Mikron reckons its GO5 linear assembly system heralds a new dimension in high-performance assembly technology.

  • Compact lathe does front and back at once

    Citizen Machinery |Fri, 5 Jul 2002

    Citizen's latest twin-spindle Boley BC42-X2 fixed headstock precision lathe can simultaneously machine the front and back of a workpiece.

  • New lathe raises performance stakes for S Smith

    Citizen Machinery |Fri, 21 Jun 2002

    By upgrading from an Ikegai TUR 25 to the latest TUR 26 mill-turn centre, S Smith (Cowley) has been able to increase productivity by 50%.

  • Sliding head technology pays off for Tefloturn

    Citizen Machinery |Fri, 24 May 2002

    Investing in second-hand Citizen machines has allowed Tefloturn s to move forward quickly.

  • Guide to welding on the wall

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 20 May 2002

    Every workshop should have one - the Murex Welding Products' guide to the oxy/fuel gas welding process.

  • Lathe cycles can be optimised offline

    Citizen Machinery |Wed, 17 Apr 2002

    Offline programming software not only improves productivity through reduced changeover times, it allows machining cycles to be optimised while the machine is still in production.

  • Coolant system transforms small part turning

    Citizen Machinery |Mon, 1 Apr 2002

    By retrofitting a Cool Blaster high-pressure coolant system to its new Citizen M32 CNC sliding head automatic lathe, Unicut Precision has reduced cycle time and improved tool life.

  • Regulators incorporate fully encapsulated valves

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 5 Mar 2002

    New BIG Vantage MIG and TIG regulators have been introduced to complement the existing Vantage 25L MIG models.

  • Automatic lathe bridges productivity gap

    Citizen Machinery |Wed, 18 Jul 2001

    Part of a new generation of sliding head automatic lathes, the Citizen C16 has 22 tool positions, 10,000 revs/min main and secondary spindles and can accommodate up to 3 tools cutting simultaneously

  • Cut the welding risks with Voltage Reducer

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 11 Jul 2001

    The new Transarc Open Circuit Voltage Reducer (OCVR) from Murex Welding Products is designed for use with either a DC or AC welding power source when undertaking manual metal arc welding up to 400A

  • New wire feed unit recalls welding condition

    Murex Welding Products |Tue, 3 Jul 2001

    The new Murex Transmatic 4x4ESP Electronic-Synergic-Programmable (and Pulse) wire feed unit is designed for MIG, MAG and flux cored wire welding operations.

  • Workholding system helps Norgren double throughput

    Kitagawa Europe |Tue, 24 Apr 2001

    When IMI Norgren purchased a new machining centre for the short batch production of complex valve blocks and manifolds, it also selected a tailored Chick workholding system

  • CNC automatic combines speed and versatility

    Citizen Machinery |Thu, 12 Apr 2001

    The Citizen M20 is able to carry up to 80 tools on its 10, all-driven position turret, five turning tools and three rotary tools on a gang tool post and three rotary tools on its third tooling slide

  • Compact radio probe system for machining centres

    Renishaw |Wed, 11 Apr 2001

    A new compact probe system with radio signal transmission is now available from Renishaw, available in Europe with sixty-nine user-selectable radio transmission channels

  • Lock coarse and fine travel on micrometer

    Newport |Tue, 27 Mar 2001

    The new series DM-L is the first differential micrometer available on the market, where both coarse and fine travel can be locked in place, and is one of two new units from Newport

  • Horizontal machining centre for mass production

    NCMT |Tue, 20 Mar 2001

    A new, high-speed, horizontal machining centre built by Okuma, Japan, has been introduced to the UK by NCMT for efficient prismatic metalcutting in large volume production.

  • Quick jaw change chucks

    Kitagawa Europe |Fri, 16 Mar 2001

    Increased productivity is a snap with Kitagawa's new quick jaw change chucks.

  • Encoder systems aid laser drillers

    Renishaw |Thu, 8 Mar 2001

    Renishaw encoder systems enable compact Exitech laser drillers to position within microns

  • MIG, MAG and flux-cored wire to the fore

    Murex Welding Products |Wed, 7 Mar 2001

    To assist users in the selection of the correct arc welding equipment, Murex Welding Products has published a comprehensive new guide.

  • Complete setup for gas welding operation

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 22 Feb 2001

    The Saffire SupAcet welding, cutting and heating outfit from Murex is designed for those organisations looking to set up their first gas welding operation or replace obsolete equipment

  • New lathes help meet high demand for torque tools

    Citizen Machinery |Tue, 20 Feb 2001

    To help address stringent delivery promises, Torqueleader torque control product maufacturer MHH Engineering invested in two Citizen sliding head lathes

  • Vertical turning lathe for demanding applications

    NCMT |Mon, 19 Feb 2001

    A new, hanging-spindle, vertical turning lathe (VTL) designed for continuous and demanding production applications has been introduced by the Japanese manufacturer, Okuma.

  • Free selector guides for welding electrodes

    Murex Welding Products |Thu, 1 Feb 2001

    Murex Welding Products has come up with a range of mild steel welding electrodes designed to provide a close match for any specific MMA (manual metal arc) application

  • Accurate rebuild for horizontal machining centre

    Renishaw |Mon, 18 Dec 2000

    Having experienced Renishaw's QC10 ballbar systems in the 1990s, Murrall and Lang had no hesitation in purchasing Renishaw's ML10 laser calibration system for remanufacture of a Cincinatti HMC

  • Faster setup for laser measurement system

    Renishaw |Mon, 18 Dec 2000

    New for Renishaw's ML10 laser measurement system is a novel optical alignment tool for fast and easy set-up, the LS350 laser steering optic

  • Portable plasma cutter handles 12mm thick material

    Murex Welding Products |Mon, 13 Nov 2000

    Conductive material cutting capacity up to 12mm thick is available with the Murex Sabre-Arc 35i portable plasma cutting system from Murex Welding Products.

  • Dust filtration units achieve 99.95% efficiency

    Kitagawa Europe |Tue, 7 Nov 2000

    A new series of dust filter units has been added to the range of Absolent high performance atmospheric filtration systems offered in the UK by Kitagawa Europe.

  • Pull-down arm for CNC lathe tool setting

    Renishaw |Wed, 25 Oct 2000

    Renishaw introduces a lathe tool setting system with a unique precision pull-down arm, building upon its reputation as the supplier of market leading repeatable tool setting arms

  • ATS collet chucks range added to Kitagawa lineup

    Kitagawa Europe |Wed, 18 Oct 2000

    ATS low profile true length collet chucks, which are designed for use with all 'A' type and selected flat nose spindle machines, have adjustable TIR and concentricity

  • Cyclone scanning machine in use at toolmaker

    Renishaw |Tue, 26 Sep 2000

    Peter Breen (Toolmaker) Ltd, a precision toolmaker is investing in technology which now includes Renishaw's Cyclone scanning machine and probe systems for machine tools

  • CNC puts intranet data on the shop floor

    NCMT |Mon, 11 Sep 2000

    Okuma's MacMan Intranet system takes shop floor information dissemination and collection to its logical conclusion, utilising browser terminal facilities in the latest Okuma CNC system

  • Machining centres developed for inconel grinding

    NCMT |Thu, 13 Jul 2000

    Rolls-Royce has developed a new technique called Viper grinding for producing Inconel aircraft engine parts on a machining centre instead of on a creep-feed grinder

  • New low-cost lathe from Okuma

    NCMT |Thu, 13 Jul 2000

    Okuma has introduced a 2-axis CNC turning machine, called Soarer L270E, which is the first of a new range from the Japanese manufacturer built to in-house standards under contract in Taiwan.

  • Rotary coolant adapter avoids bearing wear

    NCMT |Thu, 13 Jul 2000

    New from NCMT is the BIG Daishowa Seiki Hi-Jet rotary coolant adapter which uses split construction to separate the bearing housing from the coolant collar.

  • Shopfloor comms spells the end for time sheets

    NCMT |Thu, 13 Jul 2000

    With the Macman Intranet system, programs, component and tooling drawings and parts orders can be made available on-line while progress data can be collected for analysis off-line

  • Laser drilling of printed circuit boards

    Renishaw |Thu, 13 Apr 2000

    At Oxford-based Exitech Ltd, a recent major development has been a CNC laser drilling system for printed circuit boards (PCBs).

  • New tooling insert for full form thread cutting

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Fri, 7 Apr 2000

    A new, economically priced, Full Form thread cutting insert has just been introduced by Precitool UK Ltd.

  • Competitively priced compact broaching heads

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Fri, 31 Mar 2000

    Competitively priced compact broaching heads in Flo-topol range from Floyd Automatic Tooling.

  • Innovations in tooling at Mach 2000

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Fri, 31 Mar 2000

    Floyd Automatic Tooling is launching innovations on both new tooling and technical support programs at Mach 2000.

  • Single micron steps for small high precision drill

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Fri, 31 Mar 2000

    Floyd Automatic Tooling, a leading source of tooling for CNC sliding head machine tools, have recently added small high-precision carbide drills.

  • Small size range of floating reamer holders

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Fri, 31 Mar 2000

    Flo-tool, a new small size range of floating reamer holders has been launched by Floyd Automatic Tooling as part of its expanding range of Flo-Tool tooling.

  • Tooling manuals offer machine-specific solutions

    Floyd Automatic Tooling |Fri, 31 Mar 2000

    Buy the machine, get the Floyd manual, select the tooling from the manual!