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Lyndex-Nikken Appoints U.S. Sales Team Leadership, Regional Sales Representative

Lyndex-Nikken, manufacturer and provider of high-performance machine tool accessories, has announced the appointment of Russ Reinhart as the company's new U.S. National Sales Manager. Additionally, John Kusinko is the new Regional Sales Representative in New York, New Jersey, Delaware and Eastern Pennsylvania. These additions further Lyndex-Nikken's commitment to delivering expert knowledge, support and quality tooling solutions to customers in these countries. "We are thrilled to welcome Russ Reinhart to our team as our new U.S. ...

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Retort Furnace for Heat Treating Motor Laminations

L&L Special Furnace has shipped a model XLC3348 retort furnace with an Inconel 602CA alloy retort to a leading manufacturer of motor laminations in the midwestern U.S. The furnace serves a primary role in the manufacturing of motor laminations in an atmosphere of up to 100% hydrogen. The laminations are deployed for motors in various aerospace, military, automotive, medical and industrial fields. The model XLC3348 has an effective work zone of 23" wide by 23" high by 36" deep and uniformity of ±15 °F above 1,200...

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Cost-Effectiveness for Large Workpieces

Mazak's VC-Ez 32 Vertical Machining Center (VMC) features the MAZATROL SmoothEz CNC and is optimized for simple operation, fast and easy installation, enhanced ergonomics, stable and reliable part processing and long-term dependability. The VC-Ez 32 accommodates workpieces up to 64.17" (1,630 mm) long, 28.35" (720 mm) wide and 22.44" tall (570 mm) and up to 4,078.5 lbs. (1,850 kg) in weight. The ergonomically designed machine features a compact footprint that measures only 190.4 sq. ft. (17.65 cu. m). Standard equipment i...

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Custom Box Furnace for Small Loads

When a U.S. manufacturer of RF/microwave components needed precision heating to anneal their parts before milling, they turned to Lucifer Furnaces who designed a small box furnace reaching 2,300 °F. Model HL7-A12 has a 6" x 6" x 12" chamber that is well insulated with a combined 5" hot face insulating firebrick and cold face mineral wool backup. Built with the same quality as larger models, this box furnace is complete with a cast hearth plate to protect the floor insulation and heats with easy-to-replace coiled hea...

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TM Robotics and iAutomation Sign Partnership

Shibaura Machine industrial robots provider TM Robotics has embarked on a strategic partnership with iAutomation, allowing the brand to distribute Shibaura Machine robots on the U.S East Coast. iAutomation will benefit from TM Robotics' experience supplying robotics and robot programming training for Shibaura Machine, formerly known as Toshiba Machine, industrial robots. iAutomation, a division of Complete Automation Solutions Holdings (CAS), is a high-tech value add distributor with engineering and integration capabilities. iAutomation sup...

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Advanced Internal Monitoring for Heating Accuracy

Ambrell's EKOHEAT 2 product line is the next generation of its VPA Technology and was engineered with an innovative internal control power delivery system called Advanced Internal Monitoring. This proprietary monitoring system comes with an advanced feature set that can enhance process heating accuracy as well as reduce cooling requirements. In addition, by applying the latest semiconductor technologies into the EKOHEAT 2 products, the control and monitoring of output voltage, power and resonant frequency are all digitized, improving proces...

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