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Stackable Stainless Steel Shaft Collars

A line of stackable stainless steel shaft collars that are designed for mounting and stacking shafts, tubing and hoses has been introduced by Stafford Manufacturing Corp. Stafford Stackable Stainless Steel Collars feature two-piece construction with flats on two opposite surfaces that are drilled and tapped to allow attachment to each other along with a countersunk hole for mounting to a surface or a threaded rod. Designed for securely holding shafts, tubing and hoses, they can be easily adjusted and a cap version has a finished outside sur...

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Mill-Thread Inserts for Machining Long Threads

Featuring multiple straight flutes designed for machining longer threads in small to large diameters, Carmex Precision Tools' Slim MT inserts and toolholders are engineered for high productivity. The inserts, most of which are double sided, are constructed of an advanced carbide and coating combination for extended tool life. The toolholders are nickel coated for high wear resistance and feature a unique clamping mechanism. Jim White, National Sales Manager for Carmex USA, said, "The new Slim MT line was developed to offer customers a ...

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Open, Industrial PC-based CNC for Fabrication and Special Machines

Siemens offers a new Sinumerik MC controller, a universal, open, industrial PC-based CNC system. Its optimized motion control, high-performance automation and integrated Windows 10 operating system make it an ideal control for fabrication and specialty machines, including woodworking, stone-cutting, laser and even conventional basic grinding machines. With an open operating concept, this new control system is also suitable for certain additive manufacturing, metalforming, adhesive applications, plate cutting, grinding and laser or waterjet cutt...

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HSM Metalworks Expands Production Capacity with Arkansas Plant

Full-service components and capabilities provider HS Manufacturing, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hickory Springs Manufacturing Company (HSM), is shifting the reporting structure of its Fort Smith, AR, plant to its expanding HS MetalWorks division to broaden its capabilities. The plant will continue to serve the transportation industry, and with the additional manufacturing location, will further expand HS MetalWorks' capacity for tubing, stamping and welding operations, custom-designed complex assemblies for home furnishings, power sports ...

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Tooling Tech Group Announces Completion of TTG Automation Expansion

Tooling Tech Group has announced that its TTG Automation facility in Temperance, MI, has completed a 14,000 sq. ft. expansion, bringing the total facility size to 59,000 sq. ft. The new area includes a new 5-ton overhead crane system, air compressor and overhead sprinkler system. The new space was developed to handle the company's growing business, providing additional capacity for assembling of its automated systems. TTG Automation offers design, engineering, fabrication, build, commissioning and ongoing service for a variety of automation...

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Texas Governor's Office Invites Texas Companies to International Trade Shows

The Texas Governor's Office invites Texas companies to join the state at the following international trade shows and mission in 2020 as part of the Governor's Export Assistance: Hannover Messe-Hannover, Germany, April 20-24, 2020. Industry sector: Manufacturing Offshore Technology Conference-Houston, TX, May 4-7, 2020. Industry sector: Energy Farnborough International Airshow-Farnborough, England, July 20-24, 2020. Industry sector: Aerospace Trade Mission to Canada-Toronto/Montreal, Canada, October 19-23, 2020. Industry secto...

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