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Hands-off tube finishing
August 1, 2011

Planetary grinding systems automate the traditionally laborious process of finishing straight as well as previously bent tubes. In this setup, the tube is fed through the center hole, between the belts. As the belts themselves...
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Hand-operated grinder deburs laser-cut, punched parts
April 18, 2011

AM Machinery Sales Inc. has introduced the SwingGrinder for deburring laser-cut and punched parts. According to the manufacturer, the machine is three to four times faster than manual deburring. The hand-operated device, which features a...
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Small-part deburring machine processes both ferrous, nonferrous material
April 12, 2011

The CrossMaster DD double-disk deburring machine, offered by AM Machinery Sales, handles parts as small as the size of a quarter. The through-feed machine was designed specifically for small parts to eliminate hand deburring or vibratory...
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The basics and benefits of modern deburring
September 16, 2010

Multimedia deburring machines use both abrasive belts and brushes. These cup, or top-style, brushes have been pulled out for inspection. Fabrication technology has advanced dramatically. Lasers are more powerful than ever;...
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Tube punching machine enables punching all four sides in single pass
March 5, 2010

AM Machinery Sales Inc. offers the Evergreen line of tube punching and drilling machines. They are designed to handle round, square, rectangular, and oval tubes, as well as profiles and heavy-gauge flat bar. The machines punch and drill without...
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