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Nordson EFD launches 4-Axis R Series automated dispensing system with best-In-class repeatability

Nordson EFD, a Nordson company, one of the world’s leading precision fluid dispensing systems manufacturers, introduces the new R Series 4-axis automated fluid dispensing system featuring TeachMotion proprietary, specialised software for market-leading repeatability and optimal precision in…

  • 15/07/2019

Breathe easy: new ESAB papr provides heavy-duty protection

For heavy-duty protection from welding fume and particulates when welding, gouging and grinding, ESAB Welding & Cutting Products introduced the new ESAB PAPR (Powered Air Purifying Respirator) system at EuroBLECH 2018. The ESAB PAPR features a P3 filter and pre-filter to remove particulates and…

  • 20/03/2019

Nordson EFD nnovative P-Jet non-contact jetting technology for higher throughput yields

• … N ordson EFD P-Jet and P-Dot valves and V100 controllers jet low- to high-viscosity fluids with great precision and repeatability. • … Dispensing frequencies of up to 280Hz with dispensable volume starting at 3 nL. • … Both the P-Jet and P-Dot feature exchangeable nozzles and dispensing tappets…

  • 06/03/2019

TIMco launches summer catalogue with over 6,000 lines

TIMco, one of the UK’s largest independent suppliers of screws, fasteners and fixings, has released its new summer catalogue with 10 per cent more new product lines, taking their offering to over 6,000 products for the first time. The increased number of products offered comes as a direct…

  • 16/08/2017

Bonding solution for glass partition walls

Today‘s construction design utilises a variety of transparent materials, rendering crisp and clean finishes. This is especially true with the glass partition wall industry, where manufacturers are tasked with producing aesthetically pleasing yet functional wall units. Recognising this need…

  • 12/02/2016

Zigzag steel cable ties help things stay put

To complement its range of stainless steel cable ties, Partex Marking Systems has introduced a range of zigzag roller ball spring ties. The spring technology maintains greater installed tension on solid surfaces, thus helping adherence and stopping slippage on surface. The stainless steel roller…

  • 08/01/2016

Plastic fasteners in the driving seat

Where a fastener is needed to be versatile, light and yet strong, plastic is often the optimal solution. A case in point is the automotive sector, where the latest trend is for light-weighting; a lighter car uses less fuel, is more economic and more environmentally friendly. For Ariel Motor…

  • 25/10/2013

Adhesives - how many do you need?

Today, a maintenance engineer is spoilt for choice. For bonding, the adhesives market offers epoxies, acrylics, polyurethanes, modified silanes and silicones. Within each category are countless variations, all optimised for specific application requirements. But when it comes to factory…

  • 25/10/2013

New rutile coated electrodes from Weldability-Sif

Weldability-Sif, the UK based “one stop” welding product source, has launched a new series of rutile coated electrodes SifChrome 308L, SifChrome 312, SifChrome 316L and SifChrome 316L CRYO from their Sifbronze brand of welding products. SifChrome is suitable for welding fillet joints in…

  • 14/08/2012

Welding cells raise the bar in efficiency

Towbar manufacturer Witter Towbars has continued its investment in robotic technology by installing 10 new ABB welding cells for arc welding at its North Wales plant … The company currently manufactures a complete range of towbars and towing related accessories including cycle carriers, roof racks…

  • 27/01/2012