Aerospace industry: PVD as a substitute for hard chrome
In the aerospace industry, manufacturers and suppliers are urgently looking for a replacement for the hard chrome plating of components. According to Oerlikon Balzers, alternative processes such as PVD coating can make it possible to implement new solution strategies and also offer added value compared to hard chrome. More
Ultrasonic thickness gage – Your Data, Connected
Creating an interconnected tool for thickness measurement in manufacturing and maintenance, the Olympus 38-Link adaptor for 38DL Plus thickness gages enables efficient, traceable inspections with seamless WLAN or Bluetooth data transfer to a PC, smartphone, tablet or the cloud. More
OptiFlex Pro – Gema brings high performance to manual powder coating!
The PowerBoost function of the new OptiFlex Pro series delivers 110 kV high voltage and 110 µA charging current at the touch of a button. With this full increase in power, any coating, even with the most difficult powders, can be applied quickly and safely. PowerBoost is the integrated interaction of OptiSelect Pro gun, OptiStar 4.0 control and flat spray nozzle. The components newly developed by Gema and designed for PowerBoost result in a high total area output with clever fan expansion of the powder cloud. More
Digitisation represents a far-reaching paradigm shift in industry, the aim of which is to create the intelligent factory. In such a factory, the real and the virtual world are closely interconnected. The use of state-of-the-art information and communication technologies opens up new opportunities for greater flexibility and automation in production processes. More