Visual inspection range includes digital handheld magnifier

This year’s show saw the launch of Vision Engineering’s digital handheld magnifier. The company supplies ergonomically designed stereo microscopes, digital inspection and non-contact measurement systems. The Camβ magnifier was demonstrated alongside key products from the range of visual inspection systems, including the award-winning Mantis, Lynx

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Rubber and membrane keypads can be backlit

Custom plastic injection and compression moulded components together with bespoke metal products have been supplied by G English Electronics for over 40 years. At Southern 2018 it showcased examples of its wide product range, together with variety of in-house services including rapid prototyping, tooling and

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Displays are in all shapes and sizes

New TFT products exhibited at Southern Manufacturing 2018 by the Midas Group included micro TFTs, high resolution IPS TFTs, portrait orientation letterbox units, and all round view angle (ARVA) types. Standard RGB and mono devices were demonstrated, alongside the display enhancement products such as cover

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Pneumatic cylinders improve efficiency

New products from the Norgren family were shown at Southern 2018 by IMI Precision Engineering. The range of products on display included air preparation equipment, pneumatic cylinders and valve islands, suitable for a range of markets including automation and process control. Among the products showcased

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Independent distributor showcases international range

Electronic component and accessories distributor, JPR Electronics, showcased components and enclosures from among the 70 plus brands it stocks at Southern Electronics 2018. All are supported by an experienced sales team and securely shipped from the EN ISO 9001:2008 approved warehouse. Major suppliers on display

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Advanced moulding from Boddingtons showcases new plant facility

Plastics injection moulding manufacturer, Boddingtons Plastics, enjoyed its third successive appearance at Southern Manufacturing 2018. Since the new plant opening, capacity and production has steadily increased. The advanced moulding environment now includes expandable Class 7 cleanrooms, eight injection moulding machines, reduced bioburdens and particulates, white

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Gear wheels from igus can be 3D printed

Cost-effective, lightweight and maintenance-free bearings and cable management systems for a variety of engineering applications were shown at Southern Manufacturing 2018 by igus. Developed to combine the advantages of the E2/000 and E4.1 in one product range, the E4.1L lean features interior clip-in slotted separators

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One-stop service for labelling projects

Samples of GSM Graphic Arts’ range of bespoke product labelling solutions captivated visitors to Southern Manufacturing 2018; examples covered everything from vinyl labels to anodised aluminium and etched stainless steel nameplates, 3D logo badges to graphic overlays and control panels. The company offers a one-stop

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Metal components can be single item or mass production

With a head office and foundry on the south coast of Hampshire and engineering/quality teams in India and China, Polycast can work with partners to supply everything from rapid prototype to mass production, from cast blank castings to full finished machined, treated and coated components.

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China base for British-managed manufacturing

Founded in China in 2003, Chinasavvy Manufacturing Company is a British owned and managed manufacturing company based in Guangzhou, southern China. The lessons learnt from establishing a factory operation, reflecting the highest Western standards in a Chinese context, were to become the essential ingredients in

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