Industry News for 09/2022

Rotary vibration separation
For tiny precision components with dimensions of < 1 mm and deep-drawn from 100-micrometer thick sheet metal, the surface finishing operation can be quite a challenge.

3D-printed metal parts go hypersonic
Purdue researchers use AM injector components from Velo3D to create Mach 6 conditions for a ground-testing facility.
EPS SingleTool (close up)
A breakthrough ultrahigh-precision robotic machine tool positions an object anywhere in a 215 mm circle with accuracy, speed and controlled force.
Shown here is a standard BMT cross working tool.
A review is given of this machining method, its basic concepts and developments in the technology.
Brannon Steel
Family-owned and -operated since 1968, Brannon Steel built a strong reputation as one of North America’s premier suppliers of carbon steel parts-to-print.
Renk
Armored vehicles need huge levels of drive torque to get going. To deliver the necessary propulsive force, manufacturers rely on transmissions from Augsburg-based Renk GmbH, the specialist in fully automatic transmissions for heavy-tracked military vehicles. And wherever top performance is required, you can be sure that solutions from WFL are not far behind.
Siemens
Moraine Park Technical College in West Bend, Wisconsin, and Siemens are working together to train workers in the manufacturing sector.