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West Midlands, United Kingdom, 2013/06/10 - Hydratight, the market leading joint integrity and machining tool specialist has launched an updated version of its geniSYS™ bolt extraction and thread refurbishment tool - Hydratight.com.
The next generation of geniSYS™ has come about following several years of research to improve key functions, including performance and operator interface of the original geniSYS™ tool, in line with Hydratight’s commitment to continuous improvement.
The geniSYS II™ enables users to accurately remove cracked or broken studs as well as allowing precise refurbishment of damaged threads, without the need for manually controlled drilling or metal disintegration techniques.
The geniSYS II™ features a 3-axis CNC control capability which allows it to perform bolt extraction and thread refurbishment in a single set-up. The geniSYS II™ arrives equipped with all the necessary tooling to machine a max depth of 17.06” (433.32mm) and a max diameter of 12” (304.8mm).
“Our new geniSYS II™ builds on the first geniSYS™ system, which was released in 2009,” said Mike Mroz Machining Product Manager at Hydratight.
“We have always been at the forefront of technology and continue to invest heavily in research and development. The geniSYS II™ carries on the tradition of pushing the boundaries of what can be done by machining tools, while always maintaining the highest standards of safety.
“We are confident in the product’s abilities, and are looking forward to showcasing its capabilities across all the regions in which we operate.”
The geniSYS II™ is entirely computer controlled; providing desired results in a safe and controlled manner, across a range of bolt extraction and threading applications. This includes work on recirculation pumps, turbine cases, heat exchangers, motor bases and many more high impact assets.
The geniSYS II™ is available now complete with 3-axis mill assembly, motion control package, all required bits and extensions, optional voltage converter all in a single easy to deploy rugged shipping/storage container.