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  • SICK LMS4000 robot
    Equipment

    2D LiDAR sensor

    2020-01-28T17:04:00Z

    Sick says its 2D LiDAR systems high laser scanning frequency helps to produce more than half a million measurement points per second to calculate the position, shape, volume or surface quality of components or assemblies over a wide depth of field, and at ranges up to 3m

  • Mitsubishi electric
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    Edge computing solution

    2020-01-28T16:50:00Z

    An edge computing soltion from Mitsubishi Electric, which claims to optimise predictive maintenance or quality control with real-time data analysis

  • ABB's new version of its Ability Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) software
    Equipment

    Manufacturing management technology

    2020-01-24T18:17:00Z

    ABB claims its new MOM software is designed to simplify production management by enabling performance monitoring, downtime management and maintenance support, as well as providing statistical production analysis tools 

  • DMG Mori 5-axis machining centre with integrated laser deposition welding capability
    Equipment

    Additive manufacturing and 5-axis machining

    2020-01-24T16:52:00Z

    The Lasertec 125 3D hybrid is new, 5-axis machining centre with integrated laser deposition welding capability for production of complex components in one hit

  • CoroChuck 930 mechanical locking between collet and chuck
    Equipment

    Collet for pull-out prevention

    2020-01-24T16:45:00Z

    A new collet, designed to suit Weldon shanks, features a mechanical locking interface to prevent tool pull-out or movement when producing expensive components 

  • Citizen 1006-2
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    Chipbreaker software

    2019-06-27T15:57:00Z

    Citizen LFV chipbreaking technology LFV (low frequency vibration) chipbreaking technology has been incorporated into the 12-axis, 25mm capacity Cincom D25-VIII CNC sliding-headstock turn-mill centre, says Citizen Machinery. The company claims this enhances the lathe’s production flexibility and efficiency when turning difficult-to-chip materials such as copper, plastics ...

  • ATI_Compliant_Deburring_Blade_CDB_deburring_alum_plate
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    Compliant deburring blade

    2019-06-27T15:54:00Z

    ATI compliant deburring blade ATI Industrial Automation says its new Compliant Deburring Blade (CDB), offers pneumatic control and an articulated design that allows the contact force to be adjusted for specific applications. The company claims the tool is suited to light and medium deburring, chamfering, and ...

  • R1 IO Link Sensors hi res
    Equipment

    Industrial sensors

    2019-06-27T15:49:00Z

    Pepperl+Fuchs R1 IO link sensors Pepperl+Fuchs says it has extended its portfolio to include reduction factor 1 sensors with IO-Link. The company says that standard inductive sensors can only detect non-ferrous metal targets at reduced switching distances. This is because reduction factors can vary from ...

  • A condition monitoring system based on HARTING's MICA Edge computer detects wear at an early stage
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    Monitoring system for overhead conveyors

    2019-06-27T15:41:00Z

    Harting MICA edge computer condition monitoring system A condition monitoring system based on Harting’s MICA edge computer system is being used for the early detection of wear in the overhead conveyor systems used in production lines. The company says this system consists of two sensor boxes ...

  • rotary-table-marking-workstation-med
    Equipment

    Inline laser marking solutions

    2019-06-27T15:36:00Z

    Laserax inline laser marking solutions Laserax claims its inline laser marking solutions meet the traceability requirements of automotive parts manufacturers. The company says this equipment comes with environment-controlled cabinets for laser sources and controllers and is equipped with dust and fume extraction and with airflow ...

  • Saint-Gobain-Bearings-Innovation CROP
    Equipment

    Controlled low friction bearing

    2019-06-27T14:57:00Z

    Saint-Gobain PTFE lined plain bearing Combining the low friction properties of a PTFE lined plain bearing and the radial spring characteristics of tolerance rings, Saint-Gobain claims the result is a versatile energised bearing, which is easy to install for automotive manufacturers and avoids problems of unwanted ...

  • BuildIt_screen3
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    Manufacturing software platform

    2019-06-27T14:47:00Z

    Faro BuildIT 2019 software suite Faro says it has released its BuildIT 2019 software suite. This is offered as three individual products, each designed for quality inspection in manufacturing and assembly or construction applications. Outlining the features of each product the company says BuildIT ...