guillotine shears

guillotine shears

[′gē·ə‚tēn ‚shirz]
(engineering)
A cutting tool fitted with vertically mounted blades, the bottom blade being fixed in position and the top blade mounted on a movable ram.
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Working with circular saws, band saws and guillotine shears,
Strippit/LVD introduces a new line of MVS-C guillotine shears designed to provide high shearing accuracy and repeatability for a range of cutting requirements.
Plants using guillotine shears and slitters, such as those involved in the plastic overlay and film industry, are also under scrutiny by OSHA.
The firm also sells Herber cold-forming machines for tube production, Pullmax CNC punch presses, Ursviken guillotine shears and press brakes, and, through its Swiss company, Bystronic laser cutting machines.
The facility includes a Hammermill auto shredder with a Steinert Eddy Current separator, guillotine shears, balers and equipment for non-ferrous processing.
Ursviken produces a line of Optima press brakes in standard sizes from 64 metric tons to 1000 metric tons with Cybelec CNC controls and guillotine shears in two versions, GSA and GSB, for plate thicknesses up to 40 mm.
Guillotine shears, first introduced in the late 1950's, use hydraulic pressure to operate the cutting blades, and can process heavier grades of scrap than can alligator shears.
Many power-driven tools fall into these prohibitions, so if the job requires the use of, say, staple guns or guillotine shears, 16 and 17 year olds cannot use them, and 14 and 15 year olds may not even work in the same room where they are being used.
The purchase, installation and delivery of brand new devices: Fiber laser cutting machine, CNC press brake hydraulically controlled guillotine shears, hydraulic NC, with specialized programs, postprocesorami enable the use of the devices in the computer workstation to create a Center for Advanced Laser Technology,
Contract notice: Delivery of machinery, tools, welding coaches, measuring equipment, hydraulic guillotine shears.
Contract notice: Suply of hydraulic guillotine shears, induction heating, bending the final shape of ornamental elements and forming machine for shaping of the completion of semi-detailed definition of the contract in the tender documents
Contract notice: Supply of motor bending tubes and profiles, welding tables, hydraulic guillotine shears, hydraulic press brake