Cutting Tools

August 28, 2013

SGS Tool Co. has added a new series of three-flute end mills for difficult materials and challenging applications.

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August 28, 2013

Thenew Walter Titex solid carbide reamers are offered in sizes up to 13 mm diameter; above that sized diameter they have a solid carbide head. The reamers feature shank tolerance of h6 according to DIN 6535 HA and come in two versions:

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August 28, 2013

The CoroMill 176 range of full profile hobs for spur gears, helical gears and splines is now incorporates module 3-10 applications. The indexable insert hob, introduced two years ago, can reduce cutting time by up to 70 per cent,

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August 18, 2013

by Kip Hanson

Toolmakers beware; the Chinese have rapid prototyping too

Author Nigel Southway is passionate about bringing manufacturing back to North America.

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August 11, 2013

Automotive manufacturers shift from working harder to working smarter with bigger focus on innovation and technology

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August 11, 2013

by Tim Wilson

Only shops with rapid response to this sector’s challenging demands will succeed

Medical device manufacturing is one of the most exciting industrial sectors in Canada, but also one of the most challenging–specifically given the complexity of the regulatory environment.

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August 11, 2013

by Mary Scianna

Technical schools' pivotal role in skilled trades training

Think the skilled trades shortage is a problem now with an estimated 20,000 to 30,000 open manufacturing jobs?

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August 11, 2013

by Mary Scianna

Can Canada's manufacturing industry compete on the world stage?

Let's set the record straight: Canada never has, nor will it ever be, a manufacturing powerhouse like China and India.

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August 5, 2013

Sandvik Coromant's CoroMill Plura compression end mill for composites combines a positive and negative helix design to "compress" the top and bottom of the component edge.

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July 1, 2013

ATI Stellram has acquired the Assembled Threading Tools product lines of Greenfield Industries Inc.

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July 1, 2013

The GEN3SYS XT drilling line from Allied Machine & Engineering offers increased tool life and productivity in high penetration rate drilling applications, according to the company.

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June 30, 2013

Iscar customers go behind the scenes to gain insights into cutting tool R&D, manufacturing

If you want to reduce your total production costs, increase your productivity. And the best way to do that is to increase speeds and feeds. Focus on that, and you will cut the cost of production in the first year by 15 to 20 per cent.

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June 17, 2013

by Jim Barnes

Machine shop cuts milling time in half with new inserts

Most shop owners are skeptical when a tool vendor offers to cut their machining time in half.

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June 16, 2013

by Tim Wilson

Big part manufacturing opportunities abound in energy and resource sectors

The energy and resource sectors are crucial to Canada's economic well-being. No longer the “hewers of wood and drawers of water,” professionals in this area drive innovation throughout the supply chain, with specific expertise in manufacturing, transporting, and maintaining large and sophisticated technologies in remote locations.

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June 13, 2013

Joseph Tabri is the new president at Komet of Canada Tooling Solutions, Newmarket, ON.

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May 27, 2013

Sandvik Coromant is a world leading supplier of tools, tooling solutions and know-how to the metalworking industry.

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May 27, 2013

Iscar Tools Inc., Oakville, ON, began as a niche market supplier in 1984 with the revolutionary Self-Grip parting off line of tools and indexable inserts.

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May 26, 2013

IQ 845 FSY-RO7 is a new face mill from Iscar that provides high positive rake for a softer cut and smoother entry even at high feeds, according to the company.

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May 26, 2013

Seco's CX1 and CX2 polycrystalline diamond (PCD) drills for composite holemaking help eliminate issues with uncut fibers or delamination in composite machining, claims the company.

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May 26, 2013

Tungaloy Corp.'s new range of turning inserts, EcoTurn, are dimensionally smaller than standard ISO insert ranges making these inserts eco-friendly because they need less resourse than standard inserts, claims the company. Tungaloy also claims that despite the smaller size, the performance of the EcoTurn inserts is equal to standard size inserts.

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