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.
May 2, 2012
Seco has developed a compact point-of-use automated inventory control device for cutting tools. SupplyPod is part of the company’s Point point-of-use vending program that big inventory control of small metalworking tools, such as inserts, drill bits, taps, fuses and small hand tools.
April 15, 2012
Speed and precision are the outstanding features of the NHX series. Mori Seiki has also optimized these two points so that the NHX5500 and the NHX6300 reach feed rates of up to 60 m/min an increase of 20 per cent compared to the previous models.
April 1, 2012
Mitutoyo Canada latest quality control measurement software, MeasurLink 7, combines real-time data acquisition, online SPC analysis, integrated networking and quality information sharing into an enterprise-wide solution. With four levels (Standard, Professional, Professional 3D and Process Analyzer), the software enables users to tailor a quality management system to their specific requirements.