Sensor measures profile angle
within die cavity
Gasparini offers the GPS4, a
sensor embedded into the
press brake die that measures
the profile angle within the
die cavity mechanically. It is
designed to combat problems
The sensor allows the bending of complex shapes with Z-bends or with narrow flanges.
Surface finish has no influence
on the sensor’s effectiveness. The operator does not need to know thickness,
length, material, or bending force.
Gasparini North America
33720 Lear Industrial Pkwy.
Avon, OH 44011
Machines perform deburring, edge-rounding
of punched, cut parts
Arku Coil Systems Inc. has introduced deburring
and edge-rounding machines for use on metal
parts that have been punched or cut by laser,
plasma, or flame.
The EdgeBreaker® can remove thick slag and
heavy burrs up to 0.12 in. on parts up to 3. 15 in.
thick and 51. 18 in. wide. The machine can process
parts of steel, copper, various alloys, aluminum, and titanium. Its oscillating
roller self-cleans residue from the grinding belt, while sanding blocks round the
edges on both sides.
The EdgeRacer® is made for thinner parts up to 1.97 in. thick. Made by Germany-based Wöhler and sold exclusively by Arku, the machine can remove oxide
layers and handle 3-D parts or those with polished, brushed, or coated surfaces.
Arku Coil Systems Inc.
11405 Grooms Road
Cincinnati, OH 45242
or call 855.443.9638
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