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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Contract notice: Guillotine shears delivered to the sep / riep workshop in val-de-reuil (27)
When used in metal recycling and crushing applications, these belts are a preferred choice to convey material away from stationary and guillotine shears.
The assets included four ceramic catalytic converter processing lines, 30 hydraulic guillotine shears, secondary sampling lines, magnetic separating, screeners, dust collectors, hammer mills, rolling stock, forklifts, heavy equipment and containers/bins/pallets, as well as other plant and production support equipment.
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.
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.
Contract notice: Delivery and installation of press brakes and guillotine 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.
Tenders are invited for machine lathe of high accuracy, shyrokouniversalnyy milling machine, combined hydraulic press shears, hydraulic guillotine shears, grinding machine, machine for centreless grinding valves, drilling machine, grinding machine, drilling machine table