Newsletter | August 22, 2008

08.22.08 -- Customization Of Standard Industrial Parts

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Kitamura Introducing New Heavy Duty Horizontal Machining Center At IMTS 2008
Kitamura Machinery, the premier manufacturer of precision horizontal, vertical and 5-axis machining centers, announced today that the company will be debut its Mycenter-HX1000i Horizontal Machining Center at IMTS 2008 in Chicago, September 8 – 13...

Kerk Offers VHD Series For High Load Motion Control Applications
Kerk Motion Products, one of the world's premier manufacturers of non-ball lead screws, offers its VHD series, ideal for eliminating drag and wear associated with high pre-load forces.

LMT Fette Uses Bluetooth To Operate Thread Rolling Cycle
LMT's Fette division, regarded as a world leader in thread rolling technology, has developed a totally new type of thread rolling head that uses Bluetooth communications technology between the head and control system on a CNC machine tool in order to control the rolling cycle and monitor the process.

MAG To Take Center Stage At IMTS 2008
MAG will demonstrate at IMTS – in a big way – its integrated capabilities for raising manufacturing productivity. The company will feature the largest booth of any company, 2500 square meters (booth A-8218) in the premier pavilion at the International Manufacturing Technology Show, Sept. 8-13 in Chicago.

Drill It, Mill It, Tap It, Thread It… Reid Supply Offers Customization Of Standard Industrial Parts
Reid Supply Company, a Michigan-based global distributor of industrial parts, components and supplies, recently added an additional Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machine for their exclusive machine shop to customize standard stocked parts, saving customers time and money.

DEUBLIN SpindleShield Unions For CNC Machining Centers
DEUBLIN Company announces SpindleShield technology for use with the most sophisticated CNC machines. DEUBLIN coolant unions with SpindleShield employ a unique patent-pending electronic leak detection system that detects coolant problems and allows for rapid machine shutdown.

SIEB & MEYER USA Announces 8th Generation CNC And Machine Control Platform For Multi-Spindle Automatic (MSA) Lathes
SIEB & MEYER USA introduces its 8th generation CNC and motion control platform for Multi-Spindle Automatic (MSA) machine tools. This next generation CNC provides a sophisticated blend of industrial hardened technology with the advantages of a PC-based control that has seen business activity triple in 2008.

Graphical Digital Readout Uses Capacitive Touch Technology
Newall, a global business unit of Custom Sensors & Technologies (CST) is pleased to announce the introduction of their CE certified DP900 DRO for manual lathe and milling machine applications.

Tormach Introduces CNC Lathe As Mill Accessory
Tormach LLC, innovators of CNC technology, announced recently the introduction of the Duality Lathe. The patented lathe design, in combination with Tormach's CNC mill, provides CNC lathe functionality for less than $1150.

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