- September 26, 2011
By Ed Robertson
Improve machining tolerances on large parts and maintain competitive edge.
To learn about new manufacturing technologies and educate your shop floor workers, does your company prefer to use online resources such as webinars, or does it send people off site to trade shows, conferences and seminars?
By Jim Barnes
Dampening vibration in extended reach toolholders boosts productivity
Extended-reach tooling can provide significant productivity benefits through reductions in setup times.
A strong spindle connection is key to machining titanium
by Keith Wiggins
Building today’s modern aircraft, many engineers are switching to high strength lighter alloys like titanium for component materials to increase fuel efficiencies.
Solid carbide thread mills
Emuge Corp. has expanded its line of solid carbide thread mills in its Threads-All program.
by Mary Scianna, Editor
Growth in the manufacturing industry in Canada occurs in two ways—through domestic companies and foreign direct investments.
High efficiency pump
Bystronic says it’s ByJet Smart waterjet cutting system is economically priced to acquire and maintain, and the customer benefits from a low purchase price and from reduced operating costs.
Emuge Corp.’s MultiTap is what the company describes as the industry’s first high performance tap designed to cut a wide range of materials including carbon steel, steel alloys, stainless steel, aluminum, cast iron, copper, brass, and bronze.
The work is there, the skilled workers are not
by Tim Wilson
There is good news for Canada’s manufacturing sector.
CAM software enhancements offer machining benefits
by John Welch
“In the Ontario market we have seen a high surge of CNC multi-axis machinery being shipped out to various types of manufacturing outfits,”
Software enables Select Tool to reduce cycle times on three axis work
by Jim Barnes
Times are tight in Canadian job shops, and most owners are looking for effective ways to improve productivity without excessive cost or effort.
High quality cutting
Integral to the high efficiencies achievable with the BySpeed 3015 state-of-the-art laser cutting system, is the ByLaser 6000 W resonator, a power package that delivers up to a steady 6 kW to the cutting head, ensuring consistently high quality cutting across a broad range of materials.
Will challenges hobble automotive industry’s recovery?
by Jim Barnes
In January, you could almost hear the sigh of relief in the automotive industry.
Tool clamping for high speed
Emuge Corp.’s tool clamping system, the PGR, is designed for carbide and HSS cutting tools, taps, thread mills, and end mills.