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Coe Press Equipment, Ster- ling Heights, MI, has shipped the first of four orders for new straightener/reel combina- tions to Metal Flow of Holland, MI, a provider of deep-drawn stamped components to the automotive industry. Each of the sets consists of a Coe model 350 18-in. power straightener and a heavy-duty 18-in. coil reel with 8,000-lb. capacity. The straighteners can handle steel yield strengths to 40,000 psi in thicknesses from 0.030 to 0.250 in. The equipment has a payoff rate to 95 ft./min.
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Coe Shipping Four Straighteners/Reels to Metal Flow
  TigerStop Launches Weekly Manufacturing Blog
Two of the sets are replac- ing existing equipment and two will be paired with new Aida press lines being installed at Metal Flow. All of the orders feature centralized controls for the straightener/ reel combination.
TigerStop, Vancouver, WA, has launched Tiger Shop, a weekly blog for manufacturers that includes information and recommendations on best practices for growth and effi- ciency as well as news, how-to guides, industry insights and forecasts. Tiger Shop is pub- lished each Tuesday.
Strip-Measurement System Slated for Voestalpine
  Look to Tiger Shop ( for arti- cles on technologies that increase shop efficiency, guides for adding automation and lean principals, and sto- ries of successful practices from TigerStop customers.
Voestalpine Precision Strip has ordered a third Shapeline 500 flatness-measurement system for a hardening line at its mill in Munkfors, Sweden. It will be the 10th Shapeline system supplied globally to the company.
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The main application for this system: optimize process and quality for primarily valve steel. It will be equipped with Shapeline’s unique double- line laser projector.
                     TigerStop provides auto- mated stop/gauge and pusher systems under the TigerStop and SawGear brand names for the fenestration, cabinet, fur- niture, construction, electron- ics, plastics and metalworking industries.
Shapeline AB, Linköping, Sweden, develops markets and implements in-line meas- urement systems for flatness measurements on plate and
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