A new benchtop servo spin welder from ToolTex Inc., Grove City, Ohio, provides 80 in.-lb of peak torque and 200 lb of clamping for permanent sealing of hard-to-bond cylindrical and spherical pieces. The compact system is said to be priced below competitive machines and has a footprint of only 20 x 32 in. Features include contact sensors, precision bearings, and hydraulic down-speed control. The welder can join parts of up to 2 in. diam. with orientation accuracy of 1°. (614) 539-3222 . www.tooltex.com
6160 Seeds Rd Grove City, OH 43123-8603
Phone (614) 539-3222 Fax (614) 539-3223
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