New enclosure series Protec

OKW’s new PROTEC enclosures have a modern and highly attractive square design with soft contours. As a result, these wall-mount and table-top housings are ideal for modern electronics applications, both indoors and outdoors. The enclosures have an inclination angle of 20° which considered ergonomically ideal for operating terminals and for reading off data. PROTEC can Read more about New enclosure series Protec[…]

Small servo drive system further expanded

WITTENSTEIN cyber motor GmbH is set to unveil the expanded toolkit for small servo drives – the cyber® dynamic line in combination with the cyber® simco line – at the upcoming SPS IPC DRIVES 2018. All industrial grade small servo motors in the cyber® dynamic line in the standard housing, the stainless steel version or Read more about Small servo drive system further expanded[…]

Additively manufactured 3D spray head for forging plants wins design award in the category “Industry”

A small machine component winning a design award is probably a first in the history of the German Design Award and certainly worth noting. The component for which plant and mechanical engineering company SMS group (www.sms-group.com) has received the German Design Award 2019 in the category “Industry” is a spray head used to cool dies Read more about Additively manufactured 3D spray head for forging plants wins design award in the category “Industry”[…]

Under pressure

Workpieces up to approx. 50cm are usually mechanically and manually clamped with three- or four-jaw chucks, or automatically by pneumatic or hydraulic. If, however, the workpieces to be machined are larger, then planar disks are used. They also hold much larger parts safely on site with jaw boxes and tensioning spindles. As a user, you Read more about Under pressure[…]

Minimal set-up and changeover times for turning and machining centres with heimatec.Capto™

With heimatec.Capto ™, heimatec is expanding its product range with a further modular tool quick-change  system, which significantly increases the efficiency in set-up and tool changing  times. heimatec.Capto ™ is extremely flexible and offers a wide modularity as well as a great variety of change-over inserts for lathes and machining centers. heimatec.Capto ™ is one Read more about Minimal set-up and changeover times for turning and machining centres with heimatec.Capto™[…]

Innovative mass finishing process increases the efficiency of turbines

At the ALUMINIUM 2018 exhibition Walther Trowal presents its new process for the gentle surface finishing of guide vanes used in turbines and compressors. It creates very smooth surface readings and, thus, optimizes the airflow through the guide vanes.  After they have been milled from a cast block of aluminium, guide vanes for turbines or Read more about Innovative mass finishing process increases the efficiency of turbines[…]

Transition made easy

Rittal is supporting control and switchgear engineering on the way to Industry 4.0 with its new VX25 large enclosure system. The company now permits the merging of real and digital workflows for significantly greater efficiency thanks to maximum data quality and consistent engineering. Rittal now offers web-based software tools so that plant constructors can convert Read more about Transition made easy[…]

World’s First Commercial Labware Product from a Metal 3D Printer

DWK Life Sciences will reveal a new labware product at ACHEMA 2018 made from metal particles and laser beams. Under the DURAN® brand, DWK Life Sciences is known for developing innovative glass labware products. For the first time, the product development team have succeeded in designing a 4-port GL 45 bottle connector cap manufactured using Read more about World’s First Commercial Labware Product from a Metal 3D Printer[…]

Oemeta and Mazak are Preferred Partners for cooling lubricants and machines

Oemeta and Mazak Germany are announcing their technology partnership in the fields of cooling lubricants and machines. Under the shared “Preferred Partner” logo, Oemeta will now provide technical application support at the four Mazak Technology Centres in Göppingen, Düsseldorf, Munich and Leipzig as well as at trade fairs. This involves Mazak using Oemeta’s cutting-edge cooling Read more about Oemeta and Mazak are Preferred Partners for cooling lubricants and machines[…]

International Conference on the Application and Use of Copper Materials: “Copper Alloys 2018” presents powerful conference program

In cooperation with the Swedish institute Swerea KIMAB, the German Copper Institute is organizing for the first time in Milan on April 11 and 12, 2018 an international congress for copper processing companies, universities and research institutes, which will present the latest scientific and technical developments regarding the use of copper materials. Interested parties can Read more about International Conference on the Application and Use of Copper Materials: “Copper Alloys 2018” presents powerful conference program[…]