Cres high-thrust rod actuators from THK America Inc., Shaumburg, Ill., have
maximum strokes of 130 mm and work well in nontraditional applications including
positioning systems, opening/closing mechanisms and height adjusters.
annular cutters from Hougen Manufacturing Inc., Flint, Mich., have carbide-tip
cutting edges brazed onto a steel body for wear resistance when drilling hard
alloys or abrasive cast irons.
Coromant designed its Capto polygon-shaped modular tooling system for use with
turning and milling centers, and machining centers.