August 30, 2017
Manufacturers are increasing productivity 15-20% by addressing a flaw in toolholder-retention knob design that affects precision and increases cycle time
What if a small investment in time and attention could yield an increase in milling productivity by 15-20 per cent across the boards?
August 28, 2017
The Focus FNL-220LSY, available from Heinman Machinery, is a turn-mill slant bed machine with a 16-station turret, 8 in. hydraulic chuck for the main spindle and a 6 in. hydraulic chuck for the sub spindle. The machine is equipped with a Fanuc Oi-TF CNC control.
August 21, 2017
Tungaloy has expanded its TetraMini-Cut series grooving tool range for Swiss type machines wit new insert lines for CNC lathes and turning centres.
August 21, 2017
Rollomatic's ShapeMart NP5 is a five axis pinch/peel grinder now available with a new grinding option for non-round punches and pins. It's offered with a new pantent pending production process, SmartPunch, for non-rund and complex tools.
August 9, 2017
Mazak Corp.'s new HCN-16000Q horizontal machining centre, recently installed in the company's North American plant in Florence, KY, to help the company ramp up production, features a double column, quill-head design to allow the machine to perform operations of an HMC and a boring mill.
July 31, 2017
CGTech, creator of Vericut, has enhanced the machining simulation software's MachiningCloud connection so that Vericut customers can import cutting parameters from cutting tool manufacturers from within MachiningCloud directly into Vericut.
July 27, 2017
The TC64 roughness gauge from Blum-Novotest is a new gauge the company says represents a significant advancement in machine-integrated quality monitoring.