Machining hardened steels
- December 24, 2014
OSG's XOPRO WHO-Ni drill series can handle the heat when processing Nickel Alloy, Inconel 718 and other hardened steels.
Chicopee’s newest Makino machining cell is comprised of two a81M horizontal machining centres with fifth axis rotary tables and a Makino MMC-R robotic fixture plate distribution system. The cell is controlled by a Makino MAS-A5 cell controller.
By Tim Wilson
Demand from industries that are central to Canada’s industrial and economic growth, such as aerospace and energy, has resulted in innovative new technologies that can machine very big parts.
Siemens Canada Ltd., Oakville, ON, will soon be busy building more wind tubines at its Tillsonburg, ON, manufacturing and assembly facility after securing a deal to deliver and install 46 direct drive win turbines to the Cedar Point project in Sarnia, ON.
An Ontario machine tool distributor has reached a social media milestone by receiving more than 1 million views on its You Tube channel.
Fiber laser cutting in action at Calgary, AB, shop.
by Mike Finn
A viable option for shops that machine more than just gears
by Kip Hanson
Time-saving alternatives to traditional threading techniques
supplier: Emuge Corp.
end user: Calframax Technologies Inc.
The new JET HP line from Iscar, JetCut, tools fo high pressure coolant.
DMG MORI's Ultrasonic technology enables manufacturers to machine complex workpiece geometries in demanding high tech materials economically, claims the company.
Manufacturers report an intended increase of 2.4%, $20.9 B
Metal additive manufacturing technology is accelerating industrial development in the automotive sector, as shown by the repeated success of the Bugatti sports car brand in achieving consistent function integration and significant performance optimization of components.
Most suppliers now offer fiber laser cutting technology, but are fabricators in Canada using it?
by Mary Scianna
Fiber laser cutting technology made a big splash back in 2010 when this editor first wrote about the technology.
Mazak's HQR-250MSY turning centre goes through its paces.
The Canadian Tooling and Machining Association (CTMA) awarded its annual Apprentice Bursary Awards to four apprentices this year. The awards were presented at CTMA's Annual General Meeting in September at Elm Hurst Inn, Ingersoll, ON.