LNS America, Inc.
4621 E Tech Dr.
Cincinnati, OH 45245 US
|Barfeeds ▪ Workholding ▪ Coolant Management ▪ Chip Management ▪ Air Filtration|
LNS, Your "One-Stop-Shop" FOR MACHINE TOOL PERIPHERALS
With over 40 years of experience and proven performance, LNS is your single source supplier for engineered solutions supported by over 800 employees worldwide who stand behind everything we sell.
Only LNS gives you this range of products along with the industry's most experienced applications and technical service staff. And only LNS can integrate and support all of these to maximize your productivity and ROI.
With over 100,000 units installed worldwide, LNS bar feeders are universally recognized for their exceptional bar guiding technique Hydrobar®.
In the most varied applications, the LNS bar feeders ensure maximum productivity on all types of fixed or sliding headstock lathes. In addition LNS bar feeders offer record reliability and flexibility and the fastest diameter changeover in the world.
CHIP MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
The machining of parts by milling or turning requires an effective and continuous evacuation of chips to prevent production slowdown or stops and therefore increase machine uptime.
LNS offers a complete range of chip conveyors covering all material types and chip shapes. In addition based on the filtration requirements LNS chip conveyors can be equipped with up to 50 microns filtration systems.
COOLANT MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
Machine tool productivity is a constant concern. LNS offers a complete range of high pressure coolant systems and tramp oil removal systems that guarantee optimal lubrication allowing a considerable increase of machining speeds. Additional benefits are improved surface finish of the parts, increased lifespan of the cutting tools and the machine tool.
AIR FILTRATION SYSTEMS
Pollution created by metal cutting machine tools working with all kinds of coolant can be eliminated with LNS' mist collection series.
From precision chucks to automatic steady rest systems, that are custom engineered for specific applications to provide better stability, speed and product quality.
LNS America, Inc. is the North American marketing and manufacturing component of Orvin, Switzerland based LNS SA. Founded in 1973, LNS SA is the world's leading supplier of bar feeding equipment with distribution throughout the five Industrialized continents. LNS continuously invests in advancing the technology of bar feeding. The company introduced manual and automatic hydraulic bar feeds, and revolutionized the industry by developing the first short bar feed to provide turning machine operators greater production flexibility. The North American operation is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio with branch offices near Los Angeles, California and St. Louis, Mo. In addition to bar feeding machines, LNS America markets a complete line of bar feed accessories including parts loaders and unloaders, self-centering work support systems, bar chamfering machines, collet chucks, chip conveyors and coolant management systems.
Jeffrey McMullen Named CEO For LNS North American Business Unit
Jeffrey McMullen is now CEO of LNS North American Business Unit.
Streamline Production with Standardized Processes
To alleviate overlap in communications for the manufacturing community, the MTConnect standardized protocol was developed for CNC machines and other manufacturing equipment.
LNS America Earns ISO Certification
LNS America offers products including bar feeding systems, chip and coolant management systems, work support devices, and air filtration systems.
Machine Tool Peripherals Optimize CNC Performance & Productivity
The company will display its “One-Stop-Shop” approach to peripherals that enable machine tools to operate at peak performance by integrating a Quick Load Servo 80 S2 all-electric, short magazine bar feeder, a Turbo MH Series filtering chip conveyor, an oil mist collector, a steady rest work support system, and a Phasep waste oil removal system with a replica turning center.
LNS America ISO 9001:2008 Certified
In its continuing drive for exceptional customer satisfaction, LNS America’s Cincinnati headquarters is now ISO 9001:2008 certified, joining the previously certified LNS facility in Kings Mountain, North Carolina.
Fully Automatic Magazine Bar Feeder Incorporates Web Technology
LNS America’s Quick Load Servo S3 T automatic magazine bar feeder loads ¼"- to 4 ¾"-diameter barstock in lengths ranging from 4" to 63", not to exceed overall spindle length.
Spray Cabin Filters Out Part Contaminants
The spray cabin includes large, lockable wheels for easy mobility, convenient side trays for holding tools or instruments, and an economical, washable pre-filter.
Celebrating 40 Years by Giving Back
To honor the 40th anniversary of LNS Group (based in Orvin, Switzerland), the company’s more than 800 employees have committed to give back to their communities through public service.
Competition and Technology Drive the Pace of Manufacturing
IMTSTV's Penny Brown recently spoke with Steve Fritzinger, from NetApp, about competition and technology driving the manufacturing industry's pace and why companies must adapt to this change if they want to survive.
Bar Feeder and Oil Mist Collector
The LNS Alpha 552 is an entry level bar feeder with a mechanical beam that gives the bars optimum stability.
Swiss LNS Group Celebrates 40th Anniversary
LNS was once a small local company in a picturesque village in the Swiss Jura, but is now a worldwide leading enterprise with 800 employees and nine production facilities around the globe.
Shopfloor Data and the Future of Manufacturing
Redundancy is far too common in many areas of life. Standardized processes that streamline production might be the perfect solution.
Alpha 538 Automatic Magazine Bar Feeder Enables Quick Change-Overs
The Alpha 538 bar feeder from LNS is designed for sliding headstock machines and loads barstock diameters from 0.20” to 1.5” (5 mm to 38 mm).
PowerStream VP High-Pressure Coolant System
PowerStream VP from LNS America is a high-pressure coolant system that enables users to program variable pressure outlets to deliver up to 2,000 psi of filtered coolant to the precise cutting area, thus allowing faster cycle times and reducing tool wear.
Technologies for Chip and Coolant Management
To the casual observer, removing the chips created during a metalworking manufacturing process may seem about as complicated as emptying a waste basket.
Bar Feeders for Common Applications
LNS has added three bar feeders to its Alpha series: the Alpha SL65 S, ST320 S2 and ST212 S2. These products will be on display at IMTS 2012.
Three Alpha Series Bar Feeders from LNS Offer Rigidity and Simplicity
The Alpha ST320 S2 from LNS is an automatic magazine bar feeder for sliding headstock turning machines that combines simplicity of design and operation with reliability.
LNS Group Joins Japanese Company
The Swiss LNS Group acquires the assets of Yoshida Tekko KK, a leading Japanese machine tool company.
LNS Group Acquires Assets of Japanese Company
The Swiss LNS Group acquires the assets of Yoshida Tekko KK.