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A HEALTHY PROCESS WATER BALANCE PAYS OFF IN WATERJET CUTTING

Posted on 01.19.2016 in Techni Waterjet (featured in The FABRICATOR  – 12/15 & originally appearing in CIM-Canadian Industrial Machinery – 10/15) The better the water, the longer the life of tubes and seals. Waterjet ... READ MORE

PRECISION IN PLASMA CUTTING: MAKE A LIST, CHECK IT TWICE

Posted on 12.11.2015 in Plasma (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – Nov/Dec 2015) A plasma cutting system requires care to operate at peak efficiency. Regular, ongoing maintenance is the smartest and most ... READ MORE

HGG SPC 1500-4000 Vessel Cutting Machine

Posted on 10.30.2015 in HGG HGG automates key elements in the process of making vessels by integrating work preparation, outlining (measuring and marking), cutting and beveling into one machine. Vessel fabrication is labor ... READ MORE

HOLDING THE LINE

Posted on 09.24.2015 in Ursviken (featured in FFJournal – 9/15) Heavy, high-strength plate meets its match with evolved crown control technology. Dry docking an Ohio-class ballistic missile submarine that is a few feet ... READ MORE

THE NEXT BIG THING IN SHEET METAL FABRICATION

Posted on 09.24.2015 in Trumpf (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 9/15) The competitive advantages of laser welding are generating all sorts of excitement as new advancements have minimized the initial ... READ MORE

TOOLING UP FOR LARGE RADII

Posted on 09.03.2015 in Trumpf (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 8/15) FOUR METHODS FOR FORMING RADIUS PARTS Is your shop having problems forming parts that require a large radius with a press brake? These ... READ MORE

ALL BENT INTO SHAPE

Posted on 06.23.2015 in Haeusler (featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 06/15) ROLL THICK SHELL OR PIPE DIAMETERS With advanced control and CNC features, the Haeusler ROLLmeister Plate Roll TETRA series from ... READ MORE

Faster, Yet Safer Press Brakes

Posted on 06.09.2015 in Trumpf (originally featured in MetalForming – 6/15; author:  Louis A. Kren)   As technology has evolved, so has the ability for press brakes to fulfill a complex task:  improve operator ... READ MORE

THE INS AND OUTS OF LASER CUTTING AUTOMATION

Posted on 03.19.2015 in Trumpf (originally featured in Fabricating & Metalworking – 3/15) Advancements in laser cutting productivity are shifting the bottleneck away from cutting the material to handling it. This ... READ MORE

TruLaser 5020 Robot

Posted on 03.15.2015 in Trumpf   Laser welding made easy Sterling is pleased to announce the addition of the TRUMPF TruLaser Robot 5020 to the Dallas Technology Center, which currently features the only networked flatbed ... READ MORE