August 4, 2012
Metalworking fluids supplier Chemetall has received Nissan approval for Gardolube VP 10300/2, the first fully synthetic stamping lubricant to achieve approval by Nissan Motors.
June 20, 2012
Wide bending ranges
With models varying in capacity from 55-600 tons, Amada’s new HD NT press brake series can handle a range of applications in bend lengths from 79 to 276 in. (2006 to 7010 mm).
May 20, 2012
Waterjet manufacturer Jet Edge Inc. introduces the Eco-Jet waterjet pump. Eco-friendly and budget-friendly, the 55KSI 30 hp waterjet features an efficient direct drive pump design that consumes up to 40 per cent less electricity than a 50 hp pump, but produces the same output.
May 17, 2012
Designed as a lower-cost alternative to Amada’s flagship EM-series twin servo drive turrets, the AE-series has been designated as an “Eco Product” by the Japan Forming Machinery Association because of the machine’s reduced requirements for petroleum product and electrical consumption.
April 22, 2012
OMAX Corp. and ICAM Technologies Corp. are working together to provide manufacturers with NC post-processing software that easily connects OMAX and MAXIEM abrasive waterjet machines with all major CAD/CAM systems, including CATIA, ProE (Creo Parametric), SIEMENS NX and Mastercam.
April 22, 2012
AKS Cutting Systems plasma cutting systems are capable of cutting of ½ in. diameter bolt ready holes in 1 in. thick mild steel.