Robot focuses on bending automation

Robot focuses on bending automation

At Southern Manufacturing 2019, Bystronic will demonstrate its Xpert 40 press brake with Mobile Bending Robot. The robot is available for feeding the press brake, turning it into a compact, automated bending cell for producing 3D sheet metal components. In a matter of minutes, users

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Industrial enclosure targets Industry 4.0

Industrial enclosure targets Industry 4.0

Plastic, die-cast and metal enclosures manufactured by Hammond Manufacturing, will be showcased at this year’s Southern Manufacturing & Electronics Show. Enclosures optimised for use in industrial applications, particularly meeting the needs of the IoT and Industry 4.0 will be highlighted, as electronic systems are increasingly

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Conductive gaskets from Kemtron shield electronic devices

Conductive gaskets from Kemtron shield electronic devices

EMI gasket mounting should be considered early on in the design stage, advises Southern 2019 exhibitor, Kemtron. The correct choice of conductive EMI gaskets will ensure good performance in both EMC and environmental fields. As a general rule the more land area available to fit

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Quick-change modular system from Hainbuch is accurate

Quick-change modular system from Hainbuch is accurate

Returning to Southern Manufacturing for 2019, Hainbuch is one of the leading suppliers of precision workholding equipment for all manual and CNC machine tools, rotating or stationary. The firm supplies Aerospace, Medical, Machine tool, F1, Precision engineering and many other sectors with innovative quick change

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Microscope has intuitive software interface

An integrated digital microscope system designed specifically for production and quality control environments will be showcased at Southern 2019 by Ash Technologies. The Inspex II has an intuitive software interface which simplifies operation and control of the system, increasing efficiency, control and traceability of inspection,

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International supply for castings

Specialising in investment casting for over 70 years, Polycast, has grown into a supplier of quality metal components. Its head office and foundry are on the south coast of Hampshire and it has engineering teams in India and China, to provide cost-effective manufacturing. The company

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Plastics moulder manages stock supply

Specialist plastic moulder, Broanmain Plastics, used Southern Manufacturing 2018 to exhibit the benefits of a full, Kanban, just in time (JIT) supply system. The company works in supply chain partnerships with its customers and currently supplies 50% of its deliveries straight from stock holding. To

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Fabrication shop is created to support Bloodhound test runs

The Bloodhound world land speed record attempt has been supported by Bott from its earliest days, with products installed in the car assembly workshop in Bristol. The company believes this project is crucial in inspiring future generations of UK engineers. Clive Woodward, CEO, said: “This

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Plastic packaging can be standard or tailor-made

A selection from the vast range of plastic packaging developed for industrial applications was highlighted on the Rose Plastic stand at Southern Manufacturing 2018.   The company offers standard or tailor-made solutions. Highlights of the diverse range of soultions available are the Aquardo range, a versatile

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Five VMCs meet choice of environments

Five vertical machining centres (VMCs) from Dugard’s  popular XP range were highlighted at Southern 2018. The mid-range VMCs range from 762 to 2060mm x axis travel. They feature bigger ballscrews and bigger guideways for a more robust working environment. There are also machine options like

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