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Structural adhesives: A viable alternative to mechanical fasteners

April 5,2019 | ByShari Loushin

Adhesives can be just as strong as mechanical fasteners,help to reduce the weight of final assemblies,and be used to join dissimilar materials.That's why they are emerging as an alternative to mechanical fasteners in fabricating applications.

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Additive Manufacturing | Product Release | The Additive Report

Dyndrite's AGK geometry engine with Additive Toolkit app imports CAD data to drive AM process

April 4,2019

Dyndrite Corp.has launched the Accelerated Geometry Kernel (AGK),a fully GPU-native geometry engine,and the Additive Toolkit,the first application built on the new kernel.They are designed for developing next-generation applications and devices for designers,engineers,and 3D-printing...

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Shop Management | News Release | The FABRICATOR

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United Lens ap英国williamhillpoints optical shop manager

April 4,2019

United Lens Co.,Southbridge,Mass.,has promoted Christian Ramos to the position of optical shop manager.Ramos joined the company in 2006.

ULC manufactures optics such as laser debris shields and laser mirrors.

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Finishing | News Release | The FABRICATOR

Barton Intl.regional sales manager receives SSPC award

April 4,2019

Barton Intl.,Glens Falls,N.Y.,has announced that Joe Kanode,Gulf Coast regional sales manager and chairman of the Gulf Coast Chapter of SSPC: The Society for Protective Coatings,has received the SSPC award for Outstanding North American Chapter.Barton Intl.is a producer and distributor of...

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Additive Manufacturing | News Release | The FABRICATOR

C&M-Precision-Tech C&M-Machine-Products

C&M Machine Products changes name,expands capabilities

April 4,2019

Hudson,N.H.-based C&M Machine Products,a manufacturer of precision metal and plastic components and assemblies,is expanding its capabilities to include higher-level assembly,additive manufacturing (AM),precision prototyping,EDM,and milling for customers in the aerospace,medical device,...

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Automation and Robotics | News Release | The FABRICATOR

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Cascadia Metals adds slitting line to British Columbia facility

April 4,2019

Cascadia Metals Ltd.has installed a 60- by 0.187-in.Triple Turret Head™ Braner/Loopco slitting line in its Delta,B.C.,coil processing center.Manufactured by Braner USA in Schiller Park,Ill.,the line is equipped with patented automatic Andiamo line thread-up technology,production...

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Shop Management | Product Release | The FABRICATOR

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AEC Buyers' Guide highlights extrusion companies

April 4,2019

The Aluminum Extruders Council (AEC) has released the 2019 edition of its Buyers' Guide.It contains listings of AEC extruder members,which feature such information as company headquarters,plant locations,contact information,maximum press circle size,forms produced,and types of services...

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Additive Manufacturing | News Release | The Additive Report

Link3D ap英国williamhillpoints two sales VPs

April 3,2019

Ilan Solel and Watura Nishimura have been named vice presidents at Link3D,a New York City-based supplier of additive manufacturing work flow and MES software.Each is charged with growing sales in new markets for the company.Solel will oversee sales in Europe,the Middle East,and Africa,while...

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Bending/Folding | News Release | The FABRICATOR

BLM-Group-USA

BLM Group USA names regional sales manager for Canada

April 3,2019

BLM Group USA,Novi,Mich.,a manufacturer of laser tube and flat sheet cutting,cold sawing,bending,end forming,end machining,and wire bending machines,has ap英国williamhillpointed Danyel (Dan) Benoit as regional sales manager,eastern Canada.He is responsible for Manitoba,Ontario,Quebec,Newfoundland,...

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Tube and Pipe Fabrication | News Release | The Tube & Pipe Journal

American-SpiralWeld-Pipe SMS-Group

SMS group to supply spiral pipe mill to American SpiralWeld Pipe

April 3,2019

American SpiralWeld Pipe Co.LLC has awarded SMS group an order to supply a spiral pipe production line at its new plant in Paris,Texas.The equipment includes a coil preparation stand and a spiral pipe machine with SAW.The line is scheduled to start producing in 2020.It will process material...

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Shop Management | News Release | The FABRICATOR

eQualified aligns Bodies of Knowledge to SAE AMS industry standards

April 3,2019

Aerospace industry experts from companies including Collins Aerospace,GE Aviation,Honeywell,Rolls-Royce,and Solar Atmospheres have worked together to update all the eQualified special process Bodies of Knowledge (BoKs).Following revisions to SAE AMS 2759 and SAE AMS 2488,the Heat Treating...

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Shop Management | Product Release | The FABRICATOR

Patterson-Fan

Patterson updates High-5 HVLS ceiling fan with 43-in.frame

April 3,2019

Patterson Fan Co.has updated its High-5 HVLS ceiling fan.It now features a 43-in.frame,10 in.shorter than the previous model,making it better suited for buildings with low ceiling heights.Suitable for use in industrial facilities such as warehouses and manufacturing plants,it now includes...

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Additive Manufacturing | Product Release | The Additive Report

Large-scale V650 Flex 3D printer from Stratasys offers configurability

April 3,2019

The new V650™ Flex stereolithography 3D printer from Stratasys combines the power of a large-scale system with a configurable environment for fine-tuning with a variety of Somos®-verified resins from partner DSM.With a build volume of 20 by 20 by 23 in.and interchangeable vats,the printer...

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Automation and Robotics | Product Release | The FABRICATOR

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ATI Industrial Automation's Compliant Deburring Blade offers material removal versatility

April 3,2019

ATI Industrial Automation has introduced the new Compliant Deburring Blade.The pneumatically controlled,articulated deburring tool allows users to tune the contact force to accommodate specific applications by changing the air pressure.The tool is designed for light and medium deburring,...

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Fabricating the jerrycan into a "jerrystove" – Part II

April 3,2019 | ByJosh Welton

A "jerrystove" is Josh Welton's unique variation of a rocket stove.But how does one fabricate an old steel jerrycan into a small,efficient,and lightweight wood-fuel stove?Welton takes us through the 15 steps of creating a "jerrystove."

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