BAR FEEDS

Bar Feeders

Making Waves with Lathe Automation

After years of relying on an extensive machining cell for part production, this marine equipment manufacturer has now reduced part handling and improved quality through use of single-setup lathes and automated loading and unloading.

Bar Feeders

Bar Feeders Evolve to Interconnectivity

Bar feeding continues to broaden its contributions to making turned parts faster and better. Ethernet interconnectivity can be the next step to increased profitability.
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Bar Feeders

Ethernet Communications System Enables Interactivity Across LNS Product Lines

e-Connect enhances the performance of additional LNS products including chip and coolant management devices, high-pressure coolant and air filtration systems.

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Bar Feeder Basics

Some primary factors are often overlooked when considering how to justify the implementation of a bar feeder for turning operations.

Bar Feeders

Tracer 65V/80V Large-Capacity Hydrodynamic Magazine Bar Feeder

The Tracer, from CNC Indexing & Feeding Technologies, can accommodate bars up to 12-feet long in diameters from 10 mm – 65 mm and to as much as 80 mm in diameter. The feeder holds multiple bars, depending on the diameter size.

Bar Feeders

Cucchi BLT Bar-Loading Systems Keep Production Flowing

PMTS 2019: Cucchi BLT, a part of the Tajmac Group, specializes in automated bar-loading systems for both single and multi-spindle lathes.
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Maestro Bar Feeder Reduces Change-over Times

The Maestro 80 No Limits, Bucci’s automatic bar feeder, supports bars ranging in size from 10 mm to 80 mm to work with fixed headstock lathes.
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Edge Technologies Vortex System Designed for Wet Operations

PMTS 2019: Edge Technologies’ Vortex AF series is a soluble coolant mist collection system designed for machine tools performing wet machining operations.
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LNS Bar Feeder Loads Small Bar Diameters

PMTS 2019: The GT 112-E automatic magazine bar feeder from LNS is especially useful for sliding headstock machines running unattended or lights-out production using small bar stock.
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LNS Acquires ChipBlaster

The LNS Group has acquired ChipBlaster Inc., the maker of high pressure coolant systems, coolant chillers, cyclonic filtration systems and other machine tool peripherals.