Sustainable bending technology from Germany

Picture: The new, easy-to-operate machine control from Schwarze-Robitec clocks the individual working steps synchronously for time-optimised production.  The rising costs for raw materials and energy make it clear: to remain competitive in the future, it is imperative to handle resources particularly carefully, to tighten production process and thereby increase efficiency. The resource Man can also […]

Industry’s strongest, ‘greenest’ flux remover from Baskiville

MicroCare Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of precision cleaning, coating and lubrication products, has launched into the New Zealand market its newest and ‘greenest’ circuit board cleaner, the VOC-Free Flux Remover-UltraClean. UltraClean is a strong, flexible cleaning fluid formulated to clean rosin fluxes, OA fluxes, synthetic fluxes, ‘no-clean’ fluxes and hard-to-clean solder pastes used in […]

New DIY windscreen stone chip repair

If you’ve been driving on state highways or rural roads recently, chances are you have driven over a stretch of recently laid road chip surface……..and got a stone chip on your windscreen, which will require fixing promptly to save a full glass replacement. Usually that means calling a professional mobile repair service and if your […]

K-Seal for radiator leaks

 An over-heating engine caused by a leaking radiator on a deserted stretch of road is a motorist’s worst nightmare, but now there’s an instant fix. It’s called K-Seal and it’s a relatively inexpensive solution to coolant leaks under the bonnet and, what’s more, it can provide a permanent repair to some problems. K-Seal will permanently […]

Sealed switches make seeing easier

Ever tried to find a switch to operate driving lights, a diff lock or compressor in the cabin of a 4WD vehicle in the dark? Chances are you probably pushed several un-related switches or buttons in frustration until you found the right one. But now there is a solution. A new range of top quality […]

Olympus instrumentation for the recycling industry

Adaptable, lightweight analysis instrumentation suitable for the recycling industry was the focus of the Olympus display at the Australian Waste and Recycling Exhibition (AWRE) recently held in Melbourne. Each year, AWRE provides an opportunity for exhibitors to showcase innovation, meet with key figures from industry and government on the trade show floor and at seminars […]

New injection technology in one machine cell

Krauss Maffei will exhibit at Chinaplas in April 2014 a KM CX 200-180/180 W twin injection moulding machine in collaboration with Zahoransky Group of Germany and their innovative patented ‘cube technology’ concept TIM (Total Integrated Manufacturing) enabling the moulding, assembly and testing of multi-component parts in one injection moulding cell. The key to the efficiency […]

Hot Runner range expanded

The G24 Hot Runner Temperature Control System was designed for use on injection moulding applications, but also for other applications such as controlling thermoforming, blow moulding and extrusion (profile and sheet). The new products include:- A new Mini Touch-Screen – which provides full feature performance at a lower cost. It is windows based and available […]

Hold on with CamJam

 The ubiquitous bungee cord has been re-invented to be a much more useful tie-down strap that will also cause less damage to items that need restraining. The CamJam is an easy, knot-free way to tighten, tension and secure lighter and fragile loads of all kinds in the back of a car, caravan, motor-home or even […]

Airmat soft fall technology to make construction sites safer

Building company owner David Grigor is aiming to significantly improve height safety work on construction sites by introducing Fall Safe airmat soft-fall technology to New Zealand. Auckland-based Mr Grigor, owner of Grigor Construction Ltd, began researching soft-fall options to ensure his own worksites met the new Best Practice Guidelines for working at heights introduced by […]