Engel North America has introduced a liquid silicone micro molding system, the Engel e-victory 80/30 US hybrid machine. The system offers the precision of an electric injection molding unit combined with a 12-millimeter, specially designed LSR screw and disc assembly, and the flexibility of a tiebarless clamp design, the firm said.
Visit www.engelglobal.com/na for more information.
Athena Controls Inc. has introduced two alarm options for their hot runner controls for injection molding. The 050 alarm option provides relay contacts for use with other related equipment. The 070 alarm option provides a visible light tower and audible alarm, which will light up and provide an audible sound when activated, the company said.
For more information, call 610-729-1032 or visit www.athenacontrols.com.
Cold Jet L.L.C. is marketing its Aero Series of dry ice blast cleaning systems. The new models include the electric-pneumatic Aero 40, Aero 80, Aero 80-DX and Aero 80-HP, and the pneumatic-powered Aero C100.
Visit www.coldjet.com for details.
LMI Technologies Inc. has introduced the EyeCon 2000 laser line sensor for wide surface area measurement using a single Gigabit Ethernet connection. Designed for high frequency and accuracy measurement of mat surfaces and shiny black materials, the EyeCon 2000 also measures thickness and width and profiling component preparation stock material, according to LMI.
For more information, call 770-888-6586 or visit www.LMItechnologies.com.
Bytewise Measurement Systems has released Bead-to-Bead, or B2B, a product to measure cured tire growth under high-speed test conditions. The system is noncontacting and has no moving parts. Software calipers measure the reduction in tread radius section width and growth as the test speed increases.
Call 330-633-2253 or visit www.bytewise.com for details.
Faro Technologies Inc. has released the ScanArm V3, a portable computer-aided measurement arm. The laser arm has 35 micron accuracy and Bluetooth cable-free operation.
For details, call 407-333-9911 or visit www.faro.com.
Enco Manufacturing Co. has released a master catalog containing more than 40,000 items, 3,000 new products and an expanded selection of measuring instruments, cutting tools, machines and machine tool accessories.
Call 800-873-3636 or visit www.use-enco.com for details.
Vac-u-max Co. has introduced the Tube Hopper, a nonmechanical vacuum conveying system to reload refill hoppers for gravimetric and volumetric feeds with additive flaked and powdered polymer. The Tube Hopper is a straight walled vacuum receiver with a full opening discharge valve that prevents the material from bridging and rat holing in the hopper, the company said.
For more information, call 800-822-8629 or visit www.vac-u-max.com.