Walter released the W-1011-P/WL25 Copy Turn system, with positive locking technology for enhanced stability, longer tool life and reduced vibrations, according to the company.
Kurt Workholding’s RV36 Gripper allows automated finger or end effector changes without changing the gripper body.
Palmgren says its Dual Force Precision CNC Vises excel in workholding situations where parts require multiple vises in parallel.
Feature recognition and efficient workholding let this shop cost-effectively produce an intricate part that was bigger than the machine tool's travels.
Dapra CEO Linda Pilvelis has retired, with Shawn Lawlor succeeding her in the position.
Roemheld’s PC 80 manual vises are compatible with prismatic and cylindrical components, changing between the two in minutes.
Industrial Magnetics Inc. plans to acquire nearly all the assets of Walker Magnetics Group Inc.
SMW Autoblock TX Series three-jaw pull-down chucks features a symmetrical master-jaw design that promotes a long lifetime and consistent part quality.
Teknics ZeroClamp says its Zerolox Nano XP 80Z Zero Point Workholding automation console provides over 5.5 tons of clamping force — and supports simple automation.
Kitagawa North-Tech has promoted Shawn Luschei to COO of its North American operations. He was most recently the company’s VP of Sales and Marketing.
InnoLift USA says its XXL Straddle Loader simplifies pallet-load deliveries, its hydraulic self-lifting design improving employee safety and efficiency.
SMW Autoblok’s ZeroAct provides zero-point clamping across many applications, and features optimizations for applications requiring z-axis travel.
CNC Indexing & Feeding has signed an agreement to act as Röhm Products of America’s manufacturing representative in five states, thus expanding its library of workholding and toolholding solutions.
Schunk’s Rota-M flex 2+2 chuck jaw offers a level of flexibility that the company says is unmatched on the market and covers a wide range of part geometries.
Dillon Manufacturing’s new line of vise jaws comes in a variety of materials, blanks and hardnesses, with an option for a wear-resistant Carbinite coating.
Mitee-Bite Products’ fixtures demonstrated their powerful clamping support in a project with Akron Gear & Engineering to vertically hold a 1-ton ring during machining.
Finding a way to fixture contoured marine propellors proved to be this shop’s biggest challenge in developing an effective automated machining cell.
Midaco has updated its automatic pallet changer system with a simple-to-use hydraulic docking system that requires no hose management.
Royal Products' free, 168-page 2021 Machine Tool Performance Accessories catalog includes new additions to enhance precision metalworking productivity.
When it comes to workholding, shops can choose from options that can provide flexibility, help increase throughput and enable five-axis machining.
Royal Products has hired Kendal Glotzbach as its new regional business manager for Indiana and Michigan.
Schunk’s Tandem PSG3-LH 100 clamping force block provides a low-maintenance solution for transitioning into automation for basic aluminum and plastics machining applications.
Dillon Manufacturing CNC mills its pin location jaws for air chucks to the highest possible workpiece location accuracy, better enabling them to hold thin-wall and deformation-sensitive parts.