K2013: Roemheld introduces rapid-clamping for faster tool, die changes

Manufacturing companies are increasingly looking for ways to build efficiency into every process. At K 2013, Roemheld (Hall 11, Stand C75) is introducing four innovations aimed at maximizing productivity levels and increasing throughput in plastics and rubber processing operations.

Designed to accelerate and facilitate the tool and die changing process, the company is presenting a new generation of magnetic rapid-clamping systems, a force sensor with connected smart phone and tablet PC as well as a new control unit for magnetic clamping plates which conforms to the requirements of the highest safety category IV. A new tool-changing cart with automatic docking function will also be on show....

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