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Image - See Next-Generation Honing at IMTSSee Next-Generation Honing at IMTS

Its performance matches its looks. Sunnen's SH-4000 is all new, all digital, with unbeatable specs, capabilities, ergonomics, safety features.

  • Servo-precise, servo-repeatable tool feed/pressure and stroking.
  • Intuitive Siemens touchscreen control saves setups.
  • Joystick-simple stroker setup.
  • No knobs, belts, latches. linkages.
  • Fewer parts, greater reliability.
  • Larger work envelope, carriage, coolant tank, stroke length.

Booth N-7400


Image - The Future of CNCThe Future of CNC

SINUMERIK from Siemens offers advanced technology, plus the benefits of an easy-to-use CNC interface. Every Siemens control features SINUMERIK Operate interface, providing machine-to-machine familiarity and faster setups, plus simplified networking and file sharing save time and money. Our CNC platform includes:

  • SINUMERIK 840D sl for multi-axis machining
  • SINUMERIK 828D family for milling and turning applications
  • SINUMERIK 808D to upgrade existing knee mill machines

Watch this video to learn more / See the future here / Contact us


Image - Industrial Vacuum Cleaner for the Metalworking IndustryIndustrial Vacuum Cleaner for the Metalworking Industry


The 55MW is designed for liquids and liquids with metal chips or shavings. Operators can empty machine tool sumps, machining beds, oil/water separators, parts washers, rinse tanks. Particles are separated from collected liquid with the Chip Basket and Liner. The 55MW will clean up at rates of 1-2 gallons per second. The 55MW Industrial Vacuum Cleaner will pump out the liquid contents of the drum through the discharge hose to a central filtration system for coolant/oils or approved floor drain.


800-822-8629 or www.vac-u-max.com/vacuum


Image - Super Air WipeSuper Air Wipe


EXAIR's Super Air Wipe provides a 360 degree airstream that is ideal for blowoff, drying, cleaning and cooling of pipe, cable, extruded shapes, more. The split design offers easy clamping around the surface of the material moving through it, eliminating the need for threading.


Website offers detailed information.


Image - The Ultimate Laser Manufacturing EventThe Ultimate Laser Manufacturing Event


Experience the latest in manufacturing at the 4th Annual Lasers for Manufacturing Event® (LME®)! The ultimate manufacturing marketplace, LME will be held in Schaumburg, IL, September 23-24. Register now using discount code MAN and get FREE admission to the exhibit! Engage in your company's future today.

Visit www.laserevent.org for more information.


Image - Big Honing Performance for Small, Long BoresBig Honing Performance for Small, Long Bores

Whether you're removing metal or just fine reamer marks, the new HTE tube hone is purpose-designed for small bores in long parts.

  • Handles 0.160" to 0.750" I.D., ideal for gun barrels, precision tubing, etc.
  • Finely tuned spindle detects overload, protects tooling/parts.
  • Stores and recalls setups with easy touchscreen control.
  • Senses tight spots and corrects them automatically...shuts off when the bore is to size.

See it at IMTS, booth N-7400.

Learn more / Brochure


Image - The Future of CNCThe Future of CNC

SINUMERIK from Siemens offers advanced technology, plus the benefits of an easy-to-use CNC interface. Every Siemens control features SINUMERIK Operate interface, providing machine-to-machine familiarity and faster setups, plus simplified networking and file sharing save time and money. Our CNC platform includes:

  • SINUMERIK 840D sl for multi-axis machining
  • SINUMERIK 828D family for milling and turning applications
  • SINUMERIK 808D to upgrade existing knee mill machines

Watch this video to learn more / See the future here / Contact us


Image - Industrial Vacuum Cleaner for the Metalworking IndustryIndustrial Vacuum Cleaner for the Metalworking Industry


The 55MW is designed for liquids and liquids with metal chips or shavings. Operators can empty machine tool sumps, machining beds, oil/water separators, parts washers, rinse tanks. Particles are separated from collected liquid with the Chip Basket and Liner. The 55MW will clean up at rates of 1-2 gallons per second. The 55MW Industrial Vacuum Cleaner will pump out the liquid contents of the drum through the discharge hose to a central filtration system for coolant/oils or approved floor drain.


800-822-8629 or www.vac-u-max.com/vacuum


Image - High-Speed Comparative Gauging for Inspection of High-Volume Manufactured PartsHigh-Speed Comparative Gauging for Inspection of High-Volume Manufactured Parts


EQUATOR™ from Renishaw is a revolutionary system that creates a solution between custom gauging and CMMs. Equator is a dramatic departure from the constraints of choosing a custom gauging solution or a CMM. Experience up to 70% savings and reduce fixture, installation and maintenance costs. Different parts, same Equator -- never buy another custom gauge. "See Equator in action."

Learn how programmable gauging helped a TX manufacturer create the ultimate automation cell for bearing machining and sorting.


Image - Live Centers are Designed for Maximum Tool Clearance While Providing the Highest Rigidity to the WorkpieceLive Centers are Designed for Maximum Tool Clearance While Providing the Highest Rigidity to the Workpiece


PTM offers a large variety of live centers for turning, grinding and gear cutting. The centers are manufactured to ensure best performance, highest accuracy and longest life and are designed for maximum tool clearance while providing the highest rigidity to the workpiece. PTM is a leading manufacturer of standard and custom designed workholding products.

Download the PTM Live Center Catalog ITA, Inc. 410-777-8555. www.ita.cc


Image - The Ultimate Laser Manufacturing EventThe Ultimate Laser Manufacturing Event


Experience the latest in manufacturing at the 4th Annual Lasers for Manufacturing Event® (LME®)! The ultimate manufacturing marketplace, LME will be held in Schaumburg, IL, September 23-24. Register now using discount code MAN and get FREE admission to the exhibit! Engage in your company\'s future today.

Visit www.laserevent.org for more information.


Image - The Future of CNCThe Future of CNC

SINUMERIK from Siemens offers advanced technology, plus the benefits of an easy-to-use CNC interface. Every Siemens control features SINUMERIK Operate interface, providing machine-to-machine familiarity and faster setups, plus simplified networking and file sharing save time and money. Our CNC platform includes:

  • SINUMERIK 840D sl for multi-axis machining
  • SINUMERIK 828D family for milling and turning applications
  • SINUMERIK 808D to upgrade existing knee mill machines

Watch this video to learn more / See the future here / Contact us


Image - Try it Yourself for FREETry it Yourself for FREE

SIMICHROME…the world’s finest industrial grade metal polish. An excellent finishing polish and purging compound. Words can’t do SIMICHROME justice, so try it yourself for FREE!
BlueAway…the fantastic cleaner for dies, molds, and to remove heat-caused “blu-ing” from stainless steel welds. Excellent purging compound, too.

For more information on both products, go to competitionchemicals.com

For your free sample of Simichrome, call 641-648-5121 and ask for dept. 733.

Click here for product information.


Image - Industrial Vacuum Cleaner for the Metalworking IndustryIndustrial Vacuum Cleaner for the Metalworking Industry


The 55MW is designed for liquids and liquids with metal chips or shavings. Operators can empty machine tool sumps, machining beds, oil/water separators, parts washers, rinse tanks. Particles are separated from collected liquid with the Chip Basket and Liner. The 55MW will clean up at rates of 1-2 gallons per second. The 55MW Industrial Vacuum Cleaner will pump out the liquid contents of the drum through the discharge hose to a central filtration system for coolant/oils or approved floor drain.


800-822-8629 or www.vac-u-max.com/vacuum


Image - Skim Oil Early to Improve Your Process and Your ProfitsSkim Oil Early to Improve Your Process and Your Profits

Early removal of oil from your facility's wastewater can improve operation efficiencies, generate revenue, demonstrate environmental responsibility and even promote employee health.

Today's manufacturing and industrial processing facilities face intense competitive pressures, challenging economic conditions and stringent government regulations. To thrive, companies must engage in operational "best practices" designed to continuously improve process and product quality and reduce costs.

Includes: INFOGRAPHIC: The Journey of Water - Opportunities to Skim Oil

Oil Skimmers, Inc. | 1-800-200-4603

Download the White Paper


Image - Ovens and FurnacesOvens and Furnaces

Over 400 standard ovens and furnaces, with temperatures to 2700ºF, are described in this catalog 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
500 Hart Road
Round Lake, IL 60073-2898
Phone: 847-546-8225
Fax: 847-546-9210
Web: www.grievecorp.com
Email: sales@grievecorp.com
Attention: Frank Calabrese


Image - Showcase your Company at the Lasers for Manufacturing Event<sup>®</sup> (LME<sup>®</sup>) 2014!Showcase your Company at the Lasers for Manufacturing Event® (LME®) 2014!

Engage in the 4th Annual Lasers for Manufacturing Event for exclusive business opportunities! The ultimate manufacturing marketplace for professional publicity and potential laser users in the industry, LME will be held in Schaumburg, IL, September 23-24.

Visit http://www.laserevent.org for more information.

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