April 2017

PALLET VICE PROVES GRIPPING TO VISITORS TO SOUTHERN MANUFACTURING

By | April 10th, 2017|Hydraulics|

The low cost PC80 pallet vice proved one of the star attractions on the Roemheld stand at Southern Manufacturing.  A demand for increasing automation led to visitors enquiring about this 5-Axis vice as it is ideal for use in pallet magazines within automated systems. Visitors also expressed great interest in the latest zero point and assembly and handling systems on display on the stand. Terry O’Neill, Managing Director of Roemheld (UK), said: “We had a great show.  As manufacturers ourselves, Roemheld understands the changing needs of the industry and we [...]

March 2017

WORLIFTS Deliver Enerpac Hydraulic Tool Safety Presentation

By | March 27th, 2017|Hydraulics|

The Instructor displayed true working knowledge and experience of the products, which he imparted into the presentation. The presentation has increased the Maintenance Technicians knowledge of the safe use of hydraulic tools and associated equipment.  The safe and correct use of the equipment was especially emphasised, this has helped close our knowledge gap of this subject.  The product / safety information has been catalysts for SZB to improve and check our hydraulic equipment on a regular basis.  We have already replaced old hoses and fitted pressure gauges to all hand [...]

November 2016

Hybrid Servo Punch Drive HPD

By | November 11th, 2016|Hydraulics|

Hybrid Servo Punch Drive HPD: Voith Combines Proven Hydraulics with an Efficient Servo Drive   600 strokes/min with 300 kN punching force   Maximum force delivery over the entire stroke   Up to 20% less power consumption and 75% less installed power compared to a servo-mechanical drive  Rutesheim, Germany: Voith introduces the HPD punch drive – its newest development in the field of punching and nibbling machines – at EuroBLECH 2016 in Hanover, Germany. The hybrid servo drive combines the experience from 30 years of hydraulics technology with the advantages [...]