MTConnect is Ready To Pay Dividends -- Are We Ready?
By Kevin Meehan, Edge Technologies General Manager Production Machining, September 2014
Sometime in the coming weeks, the MTConnect Institute is scheduled to release and publish the long awaited MTConnect Standard Version 1.3, Part 3. Part 3 specifically addresses more interoperability between controls, devices and software applications...
Edge Technologies Introduces New FMB Turbo 20-100
Edge Technologies introduces the new FMB Turbo 20-100 designed for solid bars or tubing up to 4” in diameter. This cast iron base bar feeder joins the established FMB Turbo "Heavy Metal" line of 12-foot magazine bar feeders and is an ideal match to large diameter, long overall length oil and gas components, hydraulic components, agriculture, mining and other industries. The model is available in 24 and 48-foot versions.
See Edge Technologies at PMTS 2015
Edge Technologies will be showcasing six magazine bar feeders representative of our complete EDGE and FMB product lines. One focus will be on EDGE short bar loaders for lower production and fast changeover in a small footprint at an affordable price. The other focus will be EDGE and FMB 12-foot magazine systems for sliding headstock lathes up to 38mm and for fixed headstock and multi-axis lathes up to 4’ in diameter. PMTS takes place April 21-23 in Columbus, OH.