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MORE power is continuously being demanded from aeroengines and a leading feature of the RollsRoyce RB 211 series of turbofans is the progressive development of this unit from its original design rated at 42,000 lb thrust to the Trent which in its fully developed form, will be able to deliver...
MAHO'S MH600E computercontrolled milling machine has been uprated in capacity and speed, and may now be fitted with the new option of a universal automatic toolchanger, capable of changing tools in both the vertical and horizontal spindles.
The use of high quality or exotic materials such as heat resistant alloys, high strength steels, stainless and aluminium alloys provide many answers to designers requiring solutions to specific problems, especially in the aerospace industry. However, the downside is that they are often difficult...
A DEA Gamma computer controlled CNC coordinate measuring machine CMM and a manually operated Swift CMM have been installed as part of the manufacturing modernisation programme being undertaken by Short Brothers PLC of Belfast.
HOW many times have you heard a setter blame the cutter grinders for his aggravation on the line The problem is that the performance of the simple drill spindle, the 100,000 machining centre or multimillion pound flexible manufacturing system can quite easily be held to ransom by the...
THERE is far more to the remanufacturing of machine tools than simply bolting a modern control and drive package onto an old machine carcase. In reality this is akin to putting a Formula 1 racing engine into a family saloon without updating the brakes, tyres and suspension. The chances are that...
IBM blue slimline high performance channel cables have been installed in the main computer halls of British Airways by AIMS of Milton Keynes.
COMPUTERVISION'S Theda Harnessdesign facilitates the design and manufacture of aerospace cable assemblies a cable assembly is a set of wires of cables bound together to form a single bundle equipped with connection and termination points. Theda Harnessdesign integrates mechanical and electronic...
Invented and manufactured by the French company AHG Ateliers de la HauteGaronne, the MATT rivet has been specially formulated to prolong the life of riveting in thin sheet metals. The original design allows controlled expansion of the head and shank, and most importantly, the head expands into...
A phone calll to London from a Gulfstream aircraft operating in southern United States on 2 November, 1990, eliminated the last communications vacuum for mankind on the move.
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