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Image - Micro Welding Laser SolutionsMicro Welding Laser Solutions


LaserStar micro laser welding systems are ideal for a wide range of metal joining, complex assembly, automation and repair applications for the industrial marketplace. LaserStar offers the greatest selection of laser welding platforms in multiple power levels for every user and every application. Designed & Built in America.


LaserStar Technologies Corporation


Image - The New Renishaw Equator™ 500 System Now Enables Gauging for Larger PartsThe New Renishaw Equator™ 500 System Now Enables Gauging for Larger Parts


The new larger Equator™ 500 system now enables the gauging of larger parts, with a working volume of 500 mm in diameter and up to 400 mm in height. The new Equator™ 500 provides a larger measuring volume, accuracy with rapid temperature changes, and automatic update of tool offsets directly from Equator™ 300 and 500 systems.


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Image - Networked Production for CNC Machine ToolsNetworked Production for CNC Machine Tools


Digitalization leads to shortened time-to-market and increased efficiency. Siemens uses the close interaction of software and hardware to support both machine manufacturers and machine tool operators on their way to becoming a Digital Enterprise!


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Image - Star CNC Technology Revolutionizes the Machining of Complex, Large Diameter PartsStar CNC Technology Revolutionizes the Machining of Complex, Large Diameter Parts


Star CNC reinforces its long history of leadership in the field of complex machining with the 10-axis, SR38 Type A/B Swiss-type lathe, setting a new standard for the machining of parts up to 1-1/2" dia. With B-axis versatility, complex parts can be produced in one operation with the precision and accuracy required by quality critical applications in industries such as aircraft, automotive, and medical. Star's proprietary Motion Control System significantly reduces idle machine time.


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Image - VAC-U-MAX 55MW Industrial Sump Vacuum Cleaner Recovers 1 to 2 Gallons of Liquid per SecondVAC-U-MAX 55MW Industrial Sump Vacuum Cleaner Recovers 1 to 2 Gallons of Liquid per Second


Unit allows operators to quickly clean up liquid spills, empty machine tool sumps, machining beds, oil/water separators, parts washers, and rinse tanks. System includes chip basket and liner that separates solid particles from collected liquid. Filtered liquid content is pumped from drum through discharge hose at up to 53 liters (14 gallons) per minute. Unlike other sump suckers, the VAC-U-MAX 55MW also works easily with 100% dry chips, providing more versatility in machine shops.

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Image - Safely Collect Combustible Dust, Smoke and FumesSafely Collect Combustible Dust, Smoke and Fumes


Farr Gold Series metal dust collectors meet NFPA standards to stop combustible dust fires and explosions before they spread. Camfil APC experts in NFPA compliance are committed to keeping metal shops clean and safe. Featuring modular construction, long filter life, easy service, energy-efficiency and delivery in days instead of weeks.


Camfil APC


Image - Heavy Duty HEPA VacHeavy Duty HEPA Vac


EXAIR's compressed air operated Heavy Duty HEPA Vac attaches to an ordinary 30, 55 or 110 gallon open top drum to turn it into a powerful, HEPA quality, industrial vacuum cleaner. The Heavy Duty HEPA Vac has been engineered to move material with less wear.


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Image - Laser Welding Hermetic SealsLaser Welding Hermetic Seals


Laser welding is ideal for creating leak-tight hermetic seals to protect parts from dust, dirt & microbial growth in industrial applications. LaserStar offers a wide variety of laser welding platforms to accomplish the highest quality results. Designed & built in America.


LaserStar Technologies


Image - Networked Production for CNC Machine ToolsNetworked Production for CNC Machine Tools


Digitalization leads to shortened time-to-market and increased efficiency. Siemens uses the close interaction of software and hardware to support both machine manufacturers and machine tool operators on their way to becoming a Digital Enterprise!


Read Siemens White Paper


Image - VAC-U-MAX 55MW Industrial Sump Vacuum Cleaner Recovers 3 to 8 Liters (1 to 2 Gallons) of Liquid per SecondVAC-U-MAX 55MW Industrial Sump Vacuum Cleaner Recovers 3 to 8 Liters (1 to 2 Gallons) of Liquid per Second

Unit allows operators to quickly clean up liquid spills, empty machine tool sumps, machining beds, oil/water separators, parts washers, and rinse tanks. System includes chip basket and liner that separates solid particles from collected liquid. Filtered liquid content is pumped from drum through discharge hose to a central filtration system for coolant/oils or approved floor drain at up to 53 liters (14 gallons) per minute. Unlike other sump suckers, the VAC-U-MAX 55MW also works easily with 100% dry chips, providing more versatility in machine shops.

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Image - Compressed Air Safety & SavingsCompressed Air Safety & Savings


Compressed air safety is a concern within manufacturing environments. Learn about the dangers that can come from high pressure and noise exposure. Improper use of compressed air commonly exceeds OSHA's noise exposure standards and causes noise induced hearing loss.


Download EXAIR's latest white paper, "Understanding Compressed Air Safety and Savings."


Image - Safely Collect Combustible Dust, Smoke and FumesSafely Collect Combustible Dust, Smoke and Fumes


Farr Gold Series metal dust collectors meet NFPA standards to stop combustible dust fires and explosions before they spread. Camfil APC experts in NFPA compliance are committed to keeping metal shops clean and safe. Featuring modular construction, long filter life, easy service, energy-efficiency and delivery in days instead of weeks.


Camfil APC


Image - New Website of Ovens & FurnacesNew Website of Ovens & Furnaces


Over 400 standard ovens and furnaces, with temperatures to 2400ºF, are described on this new website from Grieve. Custom-designed heat processing systems, too. Grieve offers laboratory, bench, cabinet, truck, walk-in and conveyor ovens; cleanroom and pharmaceutical ovens; laboratory and industrial furnaces; environmental test chambers and more.


THE GRIEVE CORPORATION | www.grievecorp.com | 847-546-8225


sales@grievecorp.com Attention: Frank Calabrese


Image - Experience IMTS 2018 -- Register Today!Experience IMTS 2018 -- Register Today!


IMTS is the premier manufacturing technology show in North America held every even-numbered year in Chicago. Industry professionals see the innovative technology, systems and processes that can improve their efficiency. They gain valuable ideas and insights from over 2,400 exhibitors from the metalworking industry.

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Image - The Mold Repair Welding ExpertsThe Mold Repair Welding Experts


LaserStar offers laser micro-welders as an alternative to traditional welding methods. Laser welding produces high-quality welds that do not require handwork for a wide range of plastic injection mold, tool, die repair & maintenance applications. Available in multiple configurations & power levels. Designed & Built in USA.


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Image - Networked Production for CNC Machine ToolsNetworked Production for CNC Machine Tools


Digitalization leads to shortened time-to-market and increased efficiency. Siemens uses the close interaction of software and hardware to support both machine manufacturers and machine tool operators on their way to becoming a Digital Enterprise!


Read Siemens White Paper


Image - Protect Your Profits with Inspection Arsenal™Protect Your Profits with Inspection Arsenal™


Create a LEAN, standardized process across all inspection equipment with Inspection Arsenal™ Loc-N-Load™ plates and workholding. This industry-changing quick-swap fixture system will enhance your investment and improve your process for increased profits right back to the spindle -- with quick ROI.


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Image - VAC-U-MAX 55MW Industrial Sump Vacuum Cleaner Recovers 3 to 8 Liters (1 to 2 Gallons) of Liquid per SecondVAC-U-MAX 55MW Industrial Sump Vacuum Cleaner Recovers 3 to 8 Liters (1 to 2 Gallons) of Liquid per Second

Unit allows operators to quickly clean up liquid spills, empty machine tool sumps, machining beds, oil/water separators, parts washers, and rinse tanks. System includes chip basket and liner that separates solid particles from collected liquid. Filtered liquid content is pumped from drum through discharge hose to a central filtration system for coolant/oils or approved floor drain at up to 53 liters (14 gallons) per minute. Unlike other sump suckers, the VAC-U-MAX 55MW also works easily with 100% dry chips, providing more versatility in machine shops.

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Image - Liquid Atomizing NozzlesLiquid Atomizing Nozzles


EXAIR's atomizing spray nozzles atomize fluids in a range of spray patterns for a variety of uses. They combine liquid and compressed air to create a mist of atomized liquid that can be easily adjusted to meet the needs of your application. Good for washing, rinsing, coating, cooling, quenching, wetting and dust control.


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Image - Experience IMTS 2018 -- Register Today!Experience IMTS 2018 -- Register Today!


IMTS is the premier manufacturing technology show in North America held every even-numbered year in Chicago. Industry professionals see the innovative technology, systems and processes that can improve their efficiency. They gain valuable ideas and insights from over 2,400 exhibitors from the metalworking industry.

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