Farman launches cost effective trueing/dressing machine
Publish on 8/19/2008 01:08:58 PMThe cost effective FC-250W from Farman Machinery gives ease and efficiency in trueing and dressing flats, angles, radii and forms on diamond and CBN wheels and wheel packages.
FAG's deep groove ball bearings economical and quiet
Publish on 8/19/2008 01:08:24 PMFAG's new Generation C deep groove ball bearing operates more quietly and efficiently, it is more reliable and offers better performance than its predecessor. Thanks to its 50-percent reduced noise level, this bearing is in particular suited for applications where low noise and smooth operation play an important role, for example in electrical motors for the consumer goods industry.
Sodick offers affordable linear motor drive wire-cut EDM
Publish on 8/19/2008 01:08:51 PMSodick announces the release of the highly affordable linear motor drive high-speed wire-cut EDM, "AD325L," targeting the high-precision parts manufacturing industry, which has seen the trend of miniaturization of products and growing requirements for higher machining accuracy during recent years.
Revolution in tapping technology
Publish on 8/19/2008 01:08:06 PMWALTER has now filled the gap in the tool market process-reliable solid carbide tapping heads with the PROTOTYP PROTOTEX HSC. The tapping head is based on special solid carbide with high wear-resistance and high toughness. The application area covers steels and long-chipping materials with a tensile strength up to 1200 N/mm2.
Thailand as a manufacturing hub for foreign auto players
Publish on 8/19/2008 11:08:20 AMA new market research report, 揂sian Automotive Industry Outlook (2007-2011),"by market research firm RNCOS reveals that Thailand is emerging as a major manufacturing center for foreign automobile makers. According to the report, the automobile industry forms an integral part of the overall Thai economy. Thus, by offering various investment incentives to automotive manufacturers, the Thai government is actively pitching in the country as an automobile production base. Consequently, many big car manufacturers are establishing their regional production bases in the country.
IMTS set for September 8-13 at McCormick place in Chicago
Publish on 8/19/2008 11:08:39 AMThe 27th edition of the premier manufacturing technology show in North America, International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), will take place September 8-13 at Chicago's McCormick Place complex. More than 1,200 exhibiting companies will occupy 1.2 million net square-feet of exhibit space for the six day exhibition. Show hours vary from building to building. The Lakeside (East) building hours are 9 am - 5 pm daily; the North, South and West building hours are 10 am - 6 pm daily.
Industrial Automation Vietnam 2008 focuses on improved manufacturing methodologies