Machinery Components and Parts

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Parts are parts…but what happens when those parts are 3D printed for use on packaging machinery? Suffice to say that vendors and brand owners will be affected in different ways. Here’s advice from an industry insider.


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Murtfeldt GmbH of Dortmund, Germany uses unique UHMW-PE, Original Material “S” Green material for a series of standard products including slide profiles, chain and belt guides, chain tensioners, and now, custom product turners


Company

Chain Tail Co Ltd specializes in the production of various electromagnetic clutches and brakes, with more than 30 years of experience. The company has more than 2,000 types of clutches and brakes.


Company

Kohara Gear Industry (KHK), a world renowned manufacturer of metric gears with over 80 years of manufacturing experience, has established KHK USA Inc as a factory direct distributor of KHK brand products to customers in North


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Wisconsin packaging machine builder turns to Siemens for major project involving a world leader for beverage and dairy products; machine handles up to 850 single-serve 180mL bottles per minute

 


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Think about your pantry. Springer Pumps put that peanut butter in that jar, the caramel in that kiss and the water in that bottle.


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Packaging automation developments centering on motion control are the topic of this Q&A with an expert from products supplier Parker.

 


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For over 80 years, The Fitzpatrick Company has been a leader in technological evolution in the design and manufacture of size reduction, roll compaction, pre-breaking and other process systems.


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Robots, cobots, smart sensors, baggers, inspection systems and more topped the list of the most-read machinery and automation articles of the year at PackagingDigest.com.

 


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EandM, founded in 1955, is California’s leader in Automation. We represent the best automation companies in the world and when you buy from EandM you get the best support in the world.


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In 1920, Quincy established its reputation for engineered solutions and provides uncompromising reliability for demanding applications.


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Canyon Plastics Inc. has a fully equipped in-house mold shop which allows us to offer our clients low tooling costs, a streamlined production process, and, thus, shorter lead times.


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We have served primarily industrial automation customers from our 15,000 foot super store located in Orange, CA since 1986.


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ROLLON is a leading manufacturer of linear motion systems, guides and linear actuators.


Gary’s phone call caught me as I was coming into the office. "I can't see my new machine," he told me.

"What does that even mean?" I asked.

"When I look at my machine, all I see is the mesh guarding,” Gary said. “I can't see inside...


An exclusive survey provides an overview to the market status, forecast, advice and points to several unusual projects in the packaging market.

 

Exclusive survey results for packaging’s role in 3D printing indicates that while current...


While laser coding is nothing new, new advancements in the technology are improving their utility and performance on packaging production floors.  We present four examples of how that has been done including two that show how vendors’ improvements...


Leading packaging managers say the use of 3D printing is “very beneficial” and has “tremendous value” to produce packaging prototypes, molds and parts for machinery, according to an informal poll taken of key industry contacts.

 

How...


Big Data and the industrial Internet of Things can improve the operation of packaging systems, but it all starts with small data from smart sensors.

 

Continuing developments in sensing technology have fueled user expectations...


KC Boxbottom cleans up a sticky situation with plastic precision machinery parts for a tablet feeder.

 

Jody had a problem and needed my help.

"KC," she told me on the phone, "I...


Bosch Rexroth offers hands-on training courses for a variety of drive and controls to help machine manufacturers and operators most effectively use Rexroth electric drive and...


We present three new product launches for packaging machinery and line applications that are indicative of the fast-growing 9% growth of the $2.3 billion motion-control subsection of the global automation market.

 

Global shipments for...


Doing more—not with less but with some nifty, interactive technologies—marks the main trend seen at the recent Pack Expo International show.

 

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Production expert identifies new technologies that are sure to help improve your packaging operation.

 

Pack Expo is going to be great this year. I always say that and am never wrong....


3D printers have been used for years to make packaging prototypes. But the new frontier for 3D printing is a bit more industrious, as packaging engineers figure out how to use it to help their manufacturing operations. This is one of the hottest...


Of the three basic types of HMIs to choose from, here’s how to select the best one to meet your packaging machine application requirements.

 

Whether you are specifying, designing, buying or selling packaging machines, the selection of...


A passive, pressure-based pneumatic system works in minutes to make precise conveyor guide-rail changeovers for entire high-speed food and beverage lines.

 

Historically food and beverage manufacturers...



We're living in a time in which the ways we live and do business are changing at a remarkable speed. The world is in an Information Revolution that promises to enhance our lives and the way in which we do business as much as the Industrial...


IBEC Machine Knife Ltd. has centered itself in the heaviest industrialized area of the country. With a skilled and professional 

IBEC Machine Knife Ltd. has centered itself in the heaviest industrialized area of the country. With a skilled...


IMR is ISO 9001:2008 certified  and we stand behind our quality. Some of our capabilities include prototyping, compounding, tooling, production runs, rubber to metal bonding and rubber to plastic bonding. Industrial Molded Rubber Products...


Our current line of modernly designed, ergonomically shaped standard components and our most recently developed patented products will bring your equipment a 21st century look, function and feel.

We offer...


JMR Industrial Inc. supplies and installs many types of material handling and storage equipment systems. The company custom builds mezzanines, in-plant offices, and machine enclosures, as well as vacuum lifts and overhead cranes.


Available from 3 to 700 hp with capacities from 9 to 3069 cfm and pressures up to 217 psig, Kaeser’s rotary screw compressors are fully packaged, ready for operation, and feature the world-renowned Sigma Profile™ airend.

Every Kaeser machine...


Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Matthews Marking Systems has a worldwide sales, service and distribution network. We pride ourselves on being the single source for all of your marking needs, offering products and services of unmatched...


Northwest Pump is committed to providing the highest quality products and service in all our businesses.  That is why we are selective about the lines we choose to represent.  To effectively manage our business, we operate in four distinct...


Numatics, Inc., a part of Emerson’s ASCO Numatics business unit, is a fluid power supplier offering ultra-reliable pneumatic components for all major applications, from air preparation and motion control to valves and accessories. Many carry the...


In 1920, Quincy established its reputation for engineered solutions and provides uncompromising reliability for demanding applications. Its flagship products, QR-25 and QSI have proven to be reliable choices for users in some of the toughest...


Since 1940, Rigidized® Metals Corporation has led the world in the development and production of deep-textured, three dimensional metals used in architectural, industrial and transportation applications. Rigidized® Metals products are known for...


ROLLON is a leading manufacturer of linear motion systems, guides and linear actuators. Our principal products include ROLLON’s Compact Rail linear guide, Telescopic linear guides and our ActuatorLINE™, and Uniline family of actuators, that are...


ELAU has become an essential part of Schneider Electric Automation. This creates a considerable advantage for users of the PacDrive technology: PacDrive is not longer a stand alone offer, but a part of MachineStruxure. Beyond that, PacDrive is now...


We are particularly geared for the manufacture of knives for use in the food processing, packaging and converting industry for both OEM and end-users.

Utilising this experience, we also manufacture blades for use in the recycling, waste...


SPG USA, Inc is the U.S. office of SPG Co., Ltd which has accumulated long experiences on manufacturing geared motors, has substantial know how for pursuit of customer worth, maximizing motor performance and efficiency, and a wide scope of...