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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!


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Image - Heimatec Live ToolingHeimatec Live Tooling


Heimatec is a world leader in the development and manufacture of live tools, angle heads and multi-spindle drill heads. With U.S. headquarters located in the Chicagoland area and company headquarters and manufacturing in Renchen, Germany, we are dedicated to supplying our global customers the most innovative tooling technology possible. As the leading German supplier of Live Tooling, Heimatec offers a wide assortment of tools for CNC lathes, plus U-tec® and quick change systems.

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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 - 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 - Complex Laser Engraving & Surface TexturingComplex Laser Engraving & Surface Texturing


FiberCube Laser Engraving Systems are a great tool for custom engraving, branding, serializing and/or personalizing a wide range of items. Combined with our proprietary STAR-FX® Laser Engraving Software, you can create a level of complex layer engraving and surface texturing never before available. An excellent solution for both short and long run production cycles. Designed & Built in America.


LaserStar Technologies Corporation


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 - Coolant Mist CollectorCoolant Mist Collector


Handte EM Profi emulsion/coolant mist collector for machining centers offers very high collection efficiency and "24/7" performance for increased productivity, service ease and lower operating costs. Patented automatic sprayer counteracts emulsion coolant clumping to reduce maintenance. Service life is up to six years for primary filters. 12-year limited warranty.


Camfil APC


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 - 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 - 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. Designed & Built in USA.


More Information


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 - Super Air Knife Replaces Noisy BlowersSuper Air Knife Replaces Noisy Blowers


EXAIR's Super Air Knife delivers a uniform, high volume, high velocity sheet of air for blowoff, cooling and drying applications. Energy use is 1/3 that of typical blowoffs. Eliminates costly downtime of blowers. Noise is under 70 dBA at 80 PSIG.


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