Parts Cleaning Conference to Cover Basics and Critical Tracks

The 2019 Parts Cleaning Conference will present the Basics and Best Practices Track as well as the Critical Track.

Parts Cleaning

Parts Cleaning Conference to Cover Trends and Technology

The Trends and Technology session is where industry professionals will present on such topics as CO2-based technologies, Industry 4.0 in parts cleaning, switching to fluorinated solvents and much more. This is the third article in a series about the 2019 Parts Cleaning Conference.

PM’s March 2019 Digital Issue is Now Available

Check out the digital edition of Production Machining’s March issue. This month’s issue previews the upcoming PMTS show in Cleveland, April 2-4.

Cutting Tools

FlexArm GH-60 Taps Quickly and Consistently

FlexArm’s GH-60 hydraulic tapping arm has a large capacity, even in laser-cut holes.

Logan Air Threading Clutch Provides More Torque

PMTS 2019: Logan Clutch Corporation’s Hi-Capacity Air Threading clutches eliminate adjustment, linkage or lever arms.

Bar Feeders

Cucchi BLT Bar-Loading Systems Keep Production Flowing

PMTS 2019: Cucchi BLT, a part of the Tajmac Group, specializes in automated bar-loading systems for both single and multi-spindle lathes.

Single & Multi-Spindles

Wickman ACW Screw Machines Feature Ranging Capacities

PMTS 2019: Wickman’s ACW 6-44 CNC screw machine is designed for long-term machining and easy maintenance.

Tower Metalworking's Cleaning Formulas Reduce Safety Hazards

PMTS 2019: Tower Metalworking Fluids’ products line is said to contain robust, game-changing formulations for leading-edge coolant technology.

Rathbone Complex Profiles Offer Variety

PMTS 2019: Rathbone’s complex profiles in carbon, alloy and stainless steel are produced through precision cold drawing and cold rolling.


Tsugami B0386-III Chucker Machines Large Diameter Parts

PMTS 2019: Tsugami/Rem Sales’ 38 mm chucker, B0386-III, is a convertible Swiss-type CNC lathe.

Parts Cleaning

Day 2 of Cleaning Conference’s General Session Provides Insight on Policy and Procedures

Six new presentations from industry professionals will discuss such topics as aqueous cleaning, EPA policies, justifying a parts cleaning machine and product fixturing, in this second article in a series about the 2019 Parts Cleaning Conference. 

Bar Feeders

Maestro Bar Feeder Reduces Change-over Times

The Maestro 80 No Limits, Bucci’s automatic bar feeder, supports bars ranging in size from 10 mm to 80 mm to work with fixed headstock lathes.


Jenoptik Measuring Systems Enable Precise Roughness

PMTS 2019: Jenoptik’s metrology systems start with four available probe systems, two of which are capable of measuring both roughness and contour measurements.

Cutting Tools

Horn Swiss-Lathes Includes Stable Quick-Change System

PMTS 2019: Horn is focused on equipping Swiss-type lathes with a precise, repeatable and stable quick-change system.

Cutting Tools

Scientific Cutting Tools Chamfer Mills Leave Smooth Finish

PMTS 2019: Scientific Cutting Tools’ helical chamfer mills are said to feature free cutting and leave a smooth finish.

Kaiser Aluminum Alloy AA2111-T8 Excludes Lead

PMTS 2019: Kaiser’s aluminum alloy, AA2111-T8, is said to deliver on machining rates and compact chips without harmful lead contaminants.

Why Cleveland is a Good Fit for PMTS

Cleveland presents a foundation that will enable PMTS to continue to grow and evolve and continue to deliver more value to the businesses invested in the precision machined parts industry.


QVI SmartScope Designed for Productivity

PMTS 2019: Quality Vision International’s OGP SmartScope brand is a multisensor dimensional measurement system.

Bar Feeders

Edge Technologies Vortex System Designed for Wet Operations

PMTS 2019: Edge Technologies’ Vortex AF series is a soluble coolant mist collection system designed for machine tools performing wet machining operations.

Transfer Machines

Eclipse Rotary Transfer Doubled Standard Hydromat Machine

PMTS 2019: The Eclipse 12-100 rotary transfer machine is nearly twice as large as the 12-station Hydromat machines.

Turning Machines

Mazak HQR-150MSY Features Twin-Spindle, Twin-Turret Design

PMTS 2019: Mazak’s HQR-150MSY multitasking turning center features a twin-spindle, twin-turret design for part-processing and high-volume throughput.

Single & Multi-Spindles

Absolute Screw Machine Supports Backworking Tools

PMTS 2019: Absolute Machine Tools’ LNT-42S-S4 11-axis multi-slide CNC screw machine is capable of form tool use with each slide including a full two-axis servo-controlled travel.

Stop by for These PMTS Tech Talk and Showfloor Demo Presentations

The PMTS 2019 Tech Talk and Showfloor Demo schedule includes presentations from CJ Winter/Davenport and Tsugami/Rem Sales. Take advantage of these learning opportunities at the show!


Sunnen PG Bore Gage Measures Range of Diameters

PMTS 2019: Sunnen's PG-series bore gages are especially useful for process control in a lean manufacturing environment.