Hudson Valley Community College announced the grand opening of their new state of the art Gene Haas Center for Advanced Manufacturing Skills (GHCAMS) training center. The machines were outfitted with Mitee-Bite Quick Change Receiver workholding systems -- quick change platforms to precisely hold just about anything the students can imagine.
Aerospace Manufacturer Upgrades its Inspection Capabilities with Two New Pieces of Equipment Gamma Aerospace LLC produces big parts for commercial airliners, helicopters, and military aircraft: stringers and struts, doors and access panels, seat tracks, and more, some longer than a pickup truck. But the Mansfield, Texas manufacturer makes plenty of small parts as well -- the brackets and fittings, for example, that are needed to assemble larger structural components into a functioning aircraft. This product diversity was the problem facing Gamma management: how to measure the miniature, in a shop geared towards the macro? Full Article
Watch how nine UR cobots deployed at the manufacturer's plant in Ohio open new avenues of growth in what management calls "a revolution." By automating hard-to-staff tasks such as machine tending, assembly, and product inspection, the cobots optimize production and provide a better work environment. Future rollout plans include an additional 40 UR cobots.
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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