Machining

Fastems FPT

May 24, 2022

Fastems LLC will showcase its CNC automation solutions for milling and turning machines at booth 339186 in the South Building at IMTS 2022.

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Eliminating build supports during 3D printing not only reduces waste, it also cuts manufacturing costs.  Image: Materialise

May 24, 2022

by Kip Hanson

How 3D printing is helping to make manufacturing more sustainable

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Jig Grinding, photo courtesy Heidenhain Corp

May 19, 2022

A little history on Jig Grinding as paraphrased from Wikipedia: Jig Grinding technology was developed at the end of World War 1 and is used for grinding complex shapes and holes where the highest degrees of accuracy and finish are required.

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Mazak's David Andrews showing the RoboJob Mill Assist automation on a 5-axis Vertical Machining Centre

May 18, 2022

Mazak Corporation Canada held its three-day Open House this week at its Canada Technology Centre in Cambridge, Ont.

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Jorgensen FlexFiltration

May 11, 2022

Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions will spotlight its new FlexFiltration line, including the company's new Flex G Series of modular filtration systems, in Booth 338164 at IMTS 2022.

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Jorgensen full chip processing

April 29, 2022

As a result of its recent partnership with S.F.H., Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions now serves as a single source for metalworking chip and coolant processing systems.

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Heidenhains new ExI 11xx encoder

April 26, 2022

Heidenhain’s new ExI 11xx encoder series features a compact design for mounting by press-fitting into a motor housing while still allowing surrounding space for cables and seals.

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Kip Hanson

April 20, 2022

by Kip Hanson

Additive manufacturing is quickly becoming mainstream. Is your shop ready for it?

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Thick, heavy, and complex parts like these are standard fare at Carriere Industrial Supply.

April 20, 2022

  

Faced with long setup times, low production volumes, and heavy, complex parts that are difficult to cut by hand, this Canadian manufacturer came up with a unique and highly automated solution

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CNC

April 20, 2022

As Canada’s aerospace industry starts its path to rebounding, there are opportunities for small and medium-sized shops looking to get in the game

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Dafydd Williams

April 20, 2022

Renishaw (Canada) president Dafydd Williams on the benefits and growth potential for metal additive manufacturing

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Stiefermayer laser

April 13, 2022

German Machine Tools of America (GMTA) will be representing the Stiefelmayer GmbH line of laser machines in North America. 

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Grinder safety gauges are used during the installation, maintenance, and inspection of bench/pedestal grinders (Photo courtesy of Rockford Systems)

April 12, 2022

Because bench grinders are everyday machinery in workplaces, many operators become complacent about their hazards. However, bench grinders are very dangerous when used improperly.

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Ask the Expert: Kip Hanson

March 21, 2022

Still using edge finders to pick up work coordinates and touching off cutting tools by hand? Do yourself a favour and invest in a probing system.

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Multitaskers support machining techniques once relegated to secondary operations. In addition, the left and right spindles can process operations in parallel, greatly reducing cycle times. Image:  Doosan Machine Tools America

March 21, 2022

Are two-axis lathes going the way of the dinosaurs? Maybe not, but here are some reasons why turn-mill, multitasking, and Swiss-style turning centres are often a better investment.

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Renishaw (Canada) president Dafydd Williams (left) shakes on the representation deal with Vince D’Alessio, president of Elliott Matsuura Canada.

March 21, 2022

by Lou Smyrlis

Elliott Matsuura Canada has partnered with Renishaw (Canada) to represent and promote Renishaw Additive Manufacturing (AM) machines in Canada. 

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3D metal printer

March 21, 2022

by Noelle Stapinsky

3D printing important part of options available to Aarkel

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courtesy Heidenhain

March 8, 2022

HEIDENHAIN is offering a collection of educational services and products to meet the demands for digitization of data in NC metalworking in training the next generation of manufacturing professionals. 

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Zagar Z Mag

March 8, 2022

Zagar Inc. has introduced its Z-Mag DTM portable CNC drill and tap machine for remote holemaking operations.

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courtesy Jorgenson

March 7, 2022

Jorgensen Conveyor and Filtration Solutions has introduced its new FlexFiltration line that also includes the company’s new Flex G Series of modular filtration systems.

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