Numberall offers a portable, convenient machine for stamping all type of tags. Hand operated, with character sizes from 1/16" to 3/16", the Model 40B can be used for stamping serial number tags, data tags, valve tags etc. It can also be used for stamping keys and pet tags. Made in the USA.
7 Steps to Prepare Your Shop for Metal Additive Manufacturing As more job shops move to capitalize on the technological benefits of additive manufacturing, questions arise how to set up facilities to ensure user safety and maintain high productivity. The experts at SLM Solutions review the safety and environmental considerations, facilities requirements, supporting and post-processing equipment, and cross-contamination avoidance methods needed to successfully implement selective laser melting (SLM), one of the most relevant metal additive technologies. Full Article
Tips for Selecting the Right Welding Gun Today, through-arm robots are becoming the norm in the fabrication and manufacturing segments. However, there are advantages for some applications to pairing these robots with a conventional robotic MIG gun instead of a through-arm style. Tregaskiss' product manager, Andrew Marchand, and technical support specialist, Tom Whitter, break down the pros and cons of using a conventional gun vs. a through-arm gun in a robotic welding system. Full Article
Aircraft Tooling Inc., a Texas-based repair center for the aviation industry, was surprised to find that UR robots could withstand the high temperatures and harsh environment while performing metal powder and plasma spray processes. The cobots have now been in operation for three years without breakdown or service requirements.