June 1, 2017
Waldrich Coburg's new Taurus machining centre is designed for large part machining that features what the company says is the best price/performace ratio machine in the market and the only wear-free machine in its class. The machine is available in Canada through distributor Natex Machinery Group.
May 30, 2017
Schunk is the recipient of the Hermes Award, a technology prize for innovation. Schunk received the award during the opening of the Hannover Messe for its Co-act Gripper JK1, an intelligent gripping module for human/robot collaboration.
May 30, 2017
Highly polished flutes and gash surfaces improve chip evacuation and aid tool performance. The smoother surface enables swarf (or chips) to exit more freely, preventing chip packing and material build up during machining. ANCA has addressed this goal by equipping its rigid tool and cutter grinding machines with ANCA Motion’s LinX linear motor technology to provide manufacturers a new, higher level of quality tool-making capability, says the company.
May 24, 2017
Schunk has expanded its micro machining precision toolholder line with the new Tribos-mini for micro applications, now available for high speed spindle interface HSK-E-20.
May 4, 2017
Fast and reliable milling of stainless steel, titanium, heat resistant alloys or even CrCo- alloys is a big challenge for many manufacturers and Mikron Tool has launched CrazyMill Cool a product family that promises a solution in a diameter range from 0.3 mm (.012 in.) to 8 mm (.315 in.), claims the company.
April 24, 2017
Walter USA has introduced a new cutting geometry, the MS3, teamed with a new high tech grade, WSM01.
April 18, 2017
BIG Kaiser has introduced what it says is the world’s smallest hydraulic chuck for HSK-E25 machine spindles, completing its extensive range of BIG KAISER Super Slim Hydraulic Chucks.
April 11, 2017
INDEX has developed a new generation of its multi-spindle automatic lathe series, the MS40-8, this time with eight CNC spindles, two back-working spindles for rear-end machining, deploying up to 18 CNC slides (X and Z) and additional Y axes if required.