Aerospace Solutions featured on Modern Machine Shop

UNISIG’s B700 Drop Bed machine is featured on Modern Machine Shop’s website for its innovative ability to handle irregularly-shaped components that are common to the aerospace industry, and quickly and intuitively adjusts for various lengths of workpieces. Deep hole drilling of these various aerospace parts are easily handled on the B700, with the accuracy that UNISIG machines are known for.

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Alignment Capabilities Highlited with API Sensor

UNISIG’s investment in capabilities to maximize deep hole drilling machine alignment while reducing assembly time is featured on APIsensor.com. API, Automated Precision Inc., is the manufacturer of precision laser metrology equipment, used by UNISIG to bring machine alignment, even on extremely large or long deep hole drilling machines, to unparalleled levels.

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Exclusive Rep Groups Expand on West Coast

UNISIG has signed two additional exclusive representative firms to handle expanding business on the US’s west coast. In the Pacific Northwest, UNISIG has joined Machine Toolworks’ growing line of high end CNC machinery. Machine Toolworks will service potential customers in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho. Also added is Dmark Corporation in California, who brings UNISIG on to its robust lineup of machine brands. Dmark will cover all of Southern California.

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Double Column Machining Center Expands UNISIG Capabilities

UNISIG’s addition of the Okuma MCR-A5CII-35×100 allows the rapid machining of complex components that go into our precision deep hole drilling machines. The new machining center is the largest double-column machine of its type in North America, and features multiple heads that allow processing on five sides with a single setup, resulting in time and cost savings in key machine components, while maintaining the highest standards of accuracy. To support the new Okuma machine, a Konecranes 50-ton crane has been installed, along with climate control technology.



Modernizing Cylinder Production

Industry: Off-Highway, Agriculture

Customer Product: Hydraulic Cylinders

UNISIG Solution: S600C Skiving and Roller Burnishing Machine

hydraulic cylinder manufacturing machine
A world leading US company that produces heavy duty hydraulic cylinders needed to modernize its cylinder production of over 700 unique cylinder models. Surface finish requirements and production requirements were key factors, both of which were vital across the range of cylinder diameters and sizes.

UNISIG’s solution included application engineering services, as well as machinery, durable tooling, and accessories to meet the customer’s goals while reaching unprecedented surface finish levels. The project included extensive training for teams of engineers and operators, enabling the customer to achieve their cylinder manufacturing requirements in this challenging production environment. Continue reading“Modernizing Cylinder Production”