Xiris’ software includes new feature

Xiris Automation Inc. released of an expanded version of WeldStudio, its software utility for controlling and displaying images from weld cameras. The latest version includes a picture-in-a-picture (PIP) feature, which allows for an inset window to be created in the camera image. Key areas of interest within the inset window can be set up with… Continued

Bernard’s consumable system for MIG guns

Bernard announced its AccuLock S consumable system for higher productivity and optimized wire feeding, while also simplifying installation and maintenance. The system includes a contact tip, nozzle, gas diffuser, liner, and power pin and power pin cap. The consumables solve issues associated with poor wire feeding in semi-automatic MIG welding, such as birdnesting, burnback and… Continued

Lantek launches latest software release

Lantek’s Global Release 2019 incorporates more than 60 new features for the design and cutting of sheet metal parts and production planning. The aim of the new features is to extract and use data generated in the daily operation of factories. The data can then be used to optimize processes and be analyzed to enable… Continued

Fume extraction systems from ULT

The ULT 200.1 series from ULT LLC is for the removal of laser and soldering fumes, dusts, gases, odors and vapors. The fume extraction systems’ modularity provides high flexibility regarding changing process conditions. The devices can be individually equipped with different filter units, such as for higher pollutant amounts or with activated carbon as needed.… Continued

Pferd introduces ceramic oxide flap discs

Pferd Inc. released Polivlies ceramic oxide Co-Cool flap discs. The abrasive material provides special top-sizing for reduced loading and cooler grinding on poor heat-conducting materials. The interleaved flap construction alternates between aggressive coated abrasive and nonwoven material, allowing for grinding followed by surface conditioning in a single operation. The discs are recommended for work on… Continued

Hougen introduces portable magnetic drill

Hougen Mfg. Inc. introduced the HMD2MT Fabricator’s Kit, which features the HMD2MT #2 Morse taper magnetic drill bundled with a number of accessories to give steel fabricators the ability to tackle more jobs by using fewer tools. The kit combines the drill along with the 83000 tapping kit, 08821 drill chuck adapter and a ½-in.… Continued

Hypertherm offers plasma consumable kits

Hypertherm Inc. released consumable starter kits for its XPR X-Definition plasma systems. Available with or without a torch for mild steel and non-ferrous cutting applications, the kits include a variety of consumables for cutting at different amperages, using all of the gas process types supported by the XPR170 and XPR300 systems. The Arc response technology… Continued

Multi-touch control panel from ABB

ABB’s CP600-Pro multi-touch control panel is for applications requiring true glass touchscreens for clear information display and easy operation. The control panel ensures operation within an environmental temperature range of -4 through 140 degrees F. Strong aluminum front frames ensure IP66 protection. The panels provide comprehensive HMI functions with multi-touch operation. Three Ethernet interfaces, one… Continued

Membrane wall bending machine from Schwarze-Robitec

In early 2019, Schwarze-Robitec GmbH delivered an FL 2000 membrane wall bending machine to Portugal. Before a membrane tube wall can be used in boiler construction, it first needs to be bent. The FL 2000 machine enables Martin Caldeiras, a manufacturer of boiler spare parts, to bend entire membrane tube walls up to 2,000-mm wide… Continued

Suhner moves to new location

Suhner Industrial Products Corp. moved to a new marketing and sales office. Originally located in Buffalo Grove, Ill., the company’s new office is in Barrington, Ill. It features sample models of the company’s products, such as tapping and drilling units. In addition, real-world examples on the walls show where the tapping and drilling units can… Continued

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