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9T Labs to Open First US Office

9T Labs, specialists in digital, automated, cost-competitive series production of continuous fiber components, is set to open its inaugural office in Boston, after being officially incorporated in the United States. The decision was made following the company's plans for expansion with its Series A funding round earlier this year, which raised $17 million to help further commercialize the innovative 9T Labs Red Series Additive Fusion Solution platform for the production of advanced continuous fiber-reinforced thermoplastic (CFRTP) composite...

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Manufacturing Chats Launches New Website

Manufacturing Chats, a company focused on helping industrial manufacturing companies turn conversations into sales, has announced its new website. The newly designed and deployed website offers clients a chance to learn more about how they convert leads and help to double quote requests by putting a real human chat team behind the curtain to speak to visitors and potential clients in the growing field of conversational marketing. "Having been helping technical and industrial companies double their inbound sales quote request for over t...

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Arsenal Capital Partners Acquires Innovative Products & Equipment

Arsenal Capital Partners, a private equity firm that specializes in investments in industrial growth and healthcare companies, announced that it has completed an investment in Innovative Products & Equipment, Inc., which it will combine with Eckhart, Inc. to build a leading automation solutions provider serving highly complex applications in high-growth end markets. Innovative Products, an automation solutions provider that focuses on the medical device and life sciences markets, represents Arsenal's second investment in the automation ...

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SME Selected Six Distinguished Faculty Advisers for 2022

SME has selected six Distinguished Faculty Advisers for 2022 in recognition of their service to the organization and their student chapters in advancing manufacturing knowledge, education and SME's mission of promoting manufacturing technology and developing a skilled workforce. Established in 2011, the award is presented to SME student chapter faculty advisers to recognize their continued oversight and engagement efforts in advocating for students and the manufacturing industry. "These faculty advisers, all of whom are SME members, de...

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Automatic Tool Changer for 24R CNC Router

Tormach Inc., a supplier of compact CNC machines, has announced it has introduced an automatic tool changer (ATC) for its 24R CNC Router. The ATC features an ISO20 ATC spindle with a 10-tool rack and automatic lifting dust shoe. "The ATC is a valuable addition to the 24R CNC router," said a company spokesperson. "The ATC is integrated into Tormach's award-winning PathPilot CNC controller. The 24R is designed to accurately cut a wide variety of materials including woods, plastics, aluminum and more." With an advan...

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Ratcheting Arbor Press

Made from sturdy, cast iron construction, the from Palmgren features a removable machined steel anvil with four slot positions. The arm provides an optimal leverage position with a consistent application of force. It also offers more clearance over the table for broaching and pressing large items. It is counterweighted for rapid handle return. The steel ram, driven by a machined pinion, is reversible, with one end solid and the other end has a hole and magnet to hold bits and tools. For more information contact: Palmgren - a C.H....

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