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the confocal technology,” said Juha Saily, Sales Manager for FocalSpec, Inc. “I expect that companies involved in medical and microfluidic devices, printed electronics, PCBs, MEMS, semiconductor packaging, precision molding and stamping, and micromachining will likely be the earliest adopters of this new technology.” The official product launch took place at MD&M West in Anaheim, CA, February 6 – 8, 2018. FocalSpec exhibited the UULA at their booth # 334. The scanner’s capabilities to automatically image heat seal integrity of medical packages will also be demonstrated at HealthPack 2018 in Kansas City, MO, March 6 – 8, 2018. . www.focalspec.com Schleuniger Introduces CableCoiler 1450 Single Pan Coiling System The CableCoiler 1450 is a single pan coiling system that is used to coil wire, cable, or tubing. It features a rotary design with moveable pins to adjust for different coiling diameters. Another unique feature of this design is the easy unloading scheme, using retracting pins and an automatic safety cover lift. The unique design of the coiling system ensures safe operation by performing all of the rotating movements in a downward facing position with a closed and monitored safety shield. The new CableCoiler 1450 offers fully synchronized, precise wire and cable coiling and is compatible with the latest generations of Schleuniger cut and strip machines. The CableCoiler 1450 offers programmable parameters, including cable diameter and length, inner/outer diameter of cable coil and configuration parameters such as distance after cutting, speed synchronization adjustment, etc. All programmed parameters can be saved in jobs for easy and fast recall via the user interface or with a barcode scanner. Jobs can also be imported and exported between coilers with a USB stick. The machine is very versatile and can function in one of two different operating modes: . www.schleuniger-na.com Coil only – for efficient offline coiling of precut materials. Auto coil – as an integrated post processing accessory for use with cut & strip machines. WIRE NEWS February 2018 7