Farming, business and adapting to change by Laurie Green,
Cut To Size Plastics Managing Director
New Saw in Brisbane production site
After almost 30 years we have finally retired our old SCM Z45 Beam Saw.It served us well in Sydney then in Brisbane. Surviving the interstate trip and still cutting accurately. With such great results we would not go away from the SCM Group and have replaced the Z45 with a Gabbiani Galaxy 105.See the pictures of the saw recently installed in our Brisbane production area.
This great saw will cut sheets with a size of 4500mm x 4300mm and up to 105mm thick. We are able to bulk and cut thin sheets for large orders. Accuracy on large and narrow strips is possible, as is square and angle cutting.We are proud to extend the 30 years association with SCM into the future.
News from Licharz
LiNNOTAM is the new name for cast polyamide (Nylon) from Licharz, our supplier.
The innovative metal- replacement materials have especially long service lives and are easy to machine. LiNNOTAM is available in various grades.
The cast polyamides (Nylon) of LiNNOTAM can be produced as semi-finished products or near net shape components and are virtually free of internal stress. Component parts made of LiNNOTAM have proven themselves for many years in machine building, packaging equipment, drive and conveyor equipment, construction equipment and in food processing equipment.
LiNNOTAMGLiDE contains special additives and lubricants. They produce an exceptionally low coefficient of friction and reduce the unwanted Stick-Slip effect to a minimum. The sliding properties and self-lubrication effects are retained throughout the entire service life. Typical application examples are bushings, slider pads, guide strips and feed screws.
K Fair 2013
The K is the world's largest trade fair for plastic and rubber. More than 3,000 exhibitors present the newest highlights in Düsseldorf and use the Fair as a business and contact platform.
This year, like three years ago, our management team flew to meet with our suppliers and got to know the news from the world of plastics. It was a great experience.