5S (sort, straighten, sweep, standardize, and sustain) training-materials package
from Enna, Oakville, Ontario, explains how to conduct in-house programs and
provides the necessary resources for participants.
Handheld Panametrics-NDT Models 35, 35HP, 35DL and 35DLHP ultrasonic precision
gages from Olympus-NDT accurately and repeatably measure part thicknesses, particularly
where access to opposite surfaces is difficult.
63A toolholders are now part of Criterion Machine Works' CB1.5, CB2 and CB3
A race team's shop breaks from the pack by keeping work in-house.
Bombardier Aerospace Belfast in Northern Ireland needed to replace an aging
CAM system that ran the company's CNC routing machines.
Digital MMC from G&L Motion Control not only controls its resident servo
amplifier, but up to 15 additional amplifiers.
in 15 and 20-hp models, redesigned SK series rotary-screw air compressors from
Kaesar Compressors provide 40 to 78 scfm with 217 psig.
An upcoming version of Cimatron Ltd.'s CimatronE 7.0 software includes an application
that the software developer claims makes it the first CAD/CAM software that
performs NC functions at the micro level.
two stations on its turret-type wheelhead, the Taiyo Koki IGV-3NT vertical grinder
quickly switches between internal and external grinding with one chucking —
useful in jobs that require roundness near one micron.