August 27, 2012
Better chip breaking
Emuge Corp. has developed a tap with superb chip-breaking capabilities designed for machining applications in the energy and related industries.
August 19, 2012
Combine a robotic arm with a turning center or machining center and you have a manufacturing system that almost any machine tool builder can provide.
August 6, 2012
Today’s surface measurement market demands greater measurement and analysis functionality than ever before and to meet these needs, the SJ-310 series (successor to the SJ-301 series) from Mitutoyo has all the basic features of a portable surface roughness tester, but with better performance.
July 1, 2012
Sandvik Coromant has launched a new, light cutting insert for its innovative CoroMill 170 precision gear milling cutter. The -PL geometry flank insert reduces cutting forces, making it the best option for smaller gear milling machines, giving users the option to reduce power consumption or run for faster and longer.
June 21, 2012
Product: Makino HQSF sinker EDM
End User: Lens Tool & Mould
Lens Tool & Mould, a 12,000 sq ft machine shop in Windsor, ON, that specializes in manufacturing challenging lens moulds, has been in operation since 1965, when Frank Godinek formed the business. In 2004, the company brought its outsourced EDM machining in-house and within a few years, its solidified its reputation as a leader in EDM fine finishing of lens moulds.
June 21, 2012
End mills for 3D machining
Emuge Corp.’s new High Productivity Cutting (HPC) End Mills build on the success of the Multi-Jet Cut end mills, which permit rapid material removal of a wide range of materials.
June 19, 2012
Advanced Machine & Engineering Co.’s new Amforce Force Cartridge applies constant clamping force in applications for fixtures, tools and pallets to hold parts and components when pressure lines are disconnected.
High quality heavy duty disk springs produce a high pull force on the clamp arms.
June 7, 2012
Mastercam X6 Lathe delivers a suite of new features aimed at increasing your productivity. From Variable Depth Roughing and Canned Rough and Finish improvements, to Finish Tool Inspection and more, Mastercam X6 Lathe ensures that you’re ready for any job in the shop.
May 20, 2012
End User: Camatech Inc.
From the start, Camatech Inc., a supplier to the alternative fuel, general industrial and aerospace markets formed in 2000, knew it would have to invest in top notch machining technology to meet the tight tolerances of parts demanded by its customers.
May 20, 2012
Designed for the production of tools, moulds and high quality parts, the GF AgieCharmilles Mikron HPM 800U HD five axis high performance machining centre features High Dynamics (HD) technology that delivers 1G machine acceleration rates for fast precision part processing and significantly reduces non-cut time.