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September 14, 2016 - Volume 10 Issue 11
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Image - Okuma's NEW OSP Suite Control Technology Enhances Shop Floor Productivity Okuma's NEW OSP Suite Control Technology Enhances Shop Floor Productivity

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Image - Linear Grinder Changes the "Face" of Tennessee Shop Linear Grinder Changes the "Face" of Tennessee Shop
Crowley Tool, a leader in insertable form tools, makes a capital investment in a specialized grinder and it pays off big by dramatically improving the production of custom HSS and solid carbide rounds.
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Image - Gun Barrel Honing System Ideal Replacement for Hand Lapping Gun Barrel Honing System Ideal Replacement for Hand Lapping
Pac-Nor Barreling has found that its new honing machine definitely outshoots hand lapping in manufacture of precision rifle barrels. The Sunnen machine produces a consistency in bore diameter that is within two to three millionths of an inch end-to-end.
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Image - Gas-to-Liquids Technology Produces Metalworking Fluids Gas-to-Liquids Technology Produces Metalworking Fluids
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  Robotic Joining System Designed to Weld Lightweight Materials in High-Production Automotive Environments
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Image - First "App Store" for Cobots a Major Plus First "App Store" for Cobots a Major Plus
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  Waterjet Mini Hopper Prevents Annoying Abrasive Clogs
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Image - New Air Knife Plumbing Kit Eliminates Poor Performance in Compressed Air Supply Lines New Air Knife Plumbing Kit Eliminates Poor Performance in Compressed Air Supply Lines
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Image - How Cobots Working in Tandem Pay Back in 34 Days How Cobots Working in Tandem Pay Back in 34 Days

Task Force Tips, a manufacturer of firefighting equipment, wanted to better utilize personnel tending machining cells while keeping spindle time up and product quality consistent. Watch how two Universal Robots with vision guidance pick parts from conveyors and place them in CNC machines for milling. ROI: 34 days. Come see the robots in action at IMTS booth N-6865.


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  Product Spotlight
Image - Continuous-Duty Industrial Vacuum Recovers Up to 5 Tons per Hour Continuous-Duty Industrial Vacuum Recovers Up to 5 Tons per Hour
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  First 4D Handheld, High Resolution Gauge Brings Affordable, Repeatable Surface Measurement to the Shop Floor
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Image - New Inserts and Grades Improve Surface Roughness and Cutting Edge Durability New Inserts and Grades Improve Surface Roughness and Cutting Edge Durability
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  New 5-Axis Multitasking Machine Performs Vertical Turning Operations and 5-Face Milling in One Setup
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EXAIR's Line Vac connects to standard hose or tube to create a powerful conveyor. The design features large throat diameters for maximum throughput capability. A small amount of compressed air is injected through directed nozzles to produce a vacuum on one end and high output flows on the other.


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  Product Spotlight Cont'd
Image - Versatile Toggle Clamps Offer Quick, Hands-Free Clamping Versatile Toggle Clamps Offer Quick, Hands-Free Clamping
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  New Blending Disc Features Long Lasting, Self-Sharpening Grains for More Consistent Finish
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Image - New Generation Stainless Steel Produces the "Sound of Higher Productivity" New Generation Stainless Steel Produces the "Sound of Higher Productivity"
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  Highly Evolved Horizontal Lathe Delivers Turning, Optional Milling and Y-Axis Capabilities in a Compact Footprint
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