Welcome to the MSI blog where we hope to engage customers in conversations about manufacturing equipment solutions, material processing problems, and ways to improve the processing and manufacture of things like tubes, pipes, bolts, bar stock, and other metal parts.
MSI is located in Beaumont, TX and builds chamfering and beveling machines, marking equipment, bar shears, t assembly tables, cylindrical parts feeders, bolt cross drills, and bolt shortening tools and services an international customer base in a variety of industries.
MSI's standard line of beveling machines are built and sold under the trade name of ChamferMate®. At the present time well over 400 ChamferMate® beveling machines are in service. Materials beveled are low carbon, medium carbon, medium alloy, stainless steels, zirconium, and titanium. Double end beveling machines have been built with magazine type feeds to process high volume stud bolt manufacturing. The double end beveling machines have been built with hand feed magazine or automatic hopper feed systems. MSI has also built end pipe beveling machine units that have been incorporated into an overseas manufacturers multi-step bar processing equipment.
ChamferMate® machines with slide stops and tube beveling and facing heads have been made to chamfer or bevel the inside and outside and face tubular products. The maximum capacity machine built to date for tubing is for beveling 8 inch diameter stainless steel tubing to produce weld bevels on wall thicknesses up to ¾”. ChamferMate® machines have been produced with special cutting heads to produce “J” bevels on pipe for the use with automatic pipe welding machines.
These are just a few of the things we do to help our customers process their parts more efficiently and effectively.
Please let us know how we can help you solve your material processing problems.