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Oil & Gas

Oelheld's SintoGrind HHS-X 1400 Oil Benefits HSS Grinding

IMTS Spark: Oelheld’s SintoGrind HSS-X 1400 grinding fluid is said to fill a gap in the market for high-performance fluids for high speed steel (HSS) applications.

Oil & Gas

Nordfab Offers Sealed Duct System for Contaminant Collection

IMTS Spark: Nordfab Ducting has introduced new sealing gasket as part of its QFS sealed duct system for oil mists, cutting fluids, vapors, and other wet contaminants collection.

Blaser Swisslube Launches Website for Shops Ramping Up After Shutdown

The website includes a restart checklist for water-miscible coolants, video tutorials for proper machine cleaning and a guide on coolant care.

Keller USA's AmbiTower Ambient Filtration Unit Protects Against Viruses

IMTS Spark: Keller USA offers its AmbiTower filtration system for shops trying to ensure workplace safety during the coronavirus pandemic.

PMA-Hosted Webinar To Discuss Coronavirus Safety and Metalworking Fluids

“How To Remain Safe and Productive in Working with Metalworking Fluids During the COVID-19 Pandemic” is scheduled for July 29, 2020, at 1 p.m. ET. 

168 Manufacturing's FullShop Automates Coolant Delivery for 120 Machines

168 Manufacturing’s FullShop automated coolant delivery system can deliver properly mixed coolant to multiple CNC machines without human intervention.

How One CNC Machine Shop Embraced Through-Tool High-Pressure Coolant

Instead of flooding the cutting zone with coolant, Burr Oak Tool uses LNS ChipBlaster systems to better control coolant flow and pressure, improving tool life and productivity.

Oil & Gas

Vomat's UBF Vacuum Belt Filter Processes Ultra-Fine Particles from Cutting Fluids

The UBF vacuum belt filter from Vomat, a division of Oelheld, filters ultra-fine particles from oil and water-based coolants.

Parker Hannifin's ProTura SB Dust Filter Provides Longevity

The ProTura SB from Parker Hannifin is a nanopleated dust collection filter designed for a variety of applications.

Grinding

Oelheld's SintoGrind TC-X 630 Grinding Oil Maintains Viscosity

The grinding oil TC-X 630 has been added to Oelheld’s SintoGrind series as an entry-level product.

Automation

Running Unattended at Night Lets Machine Shop Serve New Customers During Day

Precision Tool Technologies found capacity for diversification not by adding machines, people or space, but by freeing up time. Running unattended—running so it can machine through all 168 hours in the week—has enabled this shop to use hours when staff is present to deliver work that lands outside its established specialty. To achieve unattended machining, some of the biggest challenges have related to basic details such as chips and coolant.

Exair's Mini Cooler Provides Cool Air at Two Points

Exair’s Mini Cooler with dual-point hose kit provides a stream of 20°F (-7°C) cold air to prevent heat buildup, reduce downtime and increase productivity.

MP Systems' Purge Keeps Machine Tool Coolant Tanks Clean

Westec 2019: MP Systems will display its Purge coolant filtration system designed to keep a CNC machine tool’s coolant tank filled to  maximum capacity with clean coolant.

LNS' ChipBlaster Improves Chip Evacuation and Tool Life

EMO 2019: LNS America’s ChipBlaster line is comprised of high-pressure coolant systems, coolant chillers and cyclonic filtration systems. 

Oberlin's Olimin8R Prolongs Coolant Life

Westec 2019: Oberlin’s Olimin8R is a small CNC machining pressure filter for continuous, side-stream filtration of a single CNC machine sump.

Parker Hannifin Launches Minisite for Industrial Clean Air Equipment

The new mobile-friendly website features the DustHog, SmogHog, Kleentek and other industrial filtration clean air solutions and equipment.

Castrol Announces Two New Supplier Partnerships in Northeast

Pilot Thomas Logistics and Northeast Lubricants offer full line of Castrol automotive products and support for the Northeast region.

Filtration Unit Prevents Chip Buildup in Coolant Tank Circulation

Eastec 2019: MP Systems has launched a coolant filtration system designed to prevent chips from accumulating inside a machine tool’s coolant tank

Coolant Mist Collector Combines Centrifugal Separation with HEPA Filtration

Eastec 2019: Edge Technologies will exhibit the Vortex AF water-solubale coolant mist collection system designed for machine tools performing wet machining operations.

Oil & Gas

Clear Metalworking Fluid Engineered for Easier Part Cleaning

Eastec 2019: Synergy 735 metalworking fluid from Blaser Swisslube is crystal-clear, water-miscible and oil-free, engineered to leave spotless surfaces that are easier to clean.

AAT, DMG MORI Co-Develop On-Machine Measurement Software

The product, CappsNC, is described as providing the capability to quickly develop measurement programs off-line and run them on CNC machine tools in a similar way to a CMM.

February 2019 Product Spotlight: Coolant and Chip Management

This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on machining coolant and chip management. 

Nederman Celebrates 75 Years of Sustainability

Starting out with the sole ideal of “clean air,” Nederman has grown from a local workshop to a leading firm in sustainable industrial production technology over the last 75 years, the company says.

Coolant Recycling System Improves Tool Life, Reduces Costs

This Canadian aerospace manufacturer cut coolant costs by 75 percent by installing a PRAB Guardian coolant recycling system, eliminating terrible smells in the process.

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