Heimatec Inc.

16 East Piper Lane
Ste. 129
Prospect Heights, IL 60070 US


As Seen In Production Machining

Platinum Tooling logo

Heimatec to Combine with Other Tooling Lines Under New Corporation
Heimatec Inc. is part of a new corporation, Platinum Tooling Technologies Inc.

New Heimatec tool

New Citizen Tool Program Offers Quality and Service
Heimatec’s new line of live and static tools for Swiss-type CNC automatic lathes are designed for most Citizen lathes.

Collets and guide bushings

Heimatec Sells Tecnicrafts' Products for Swiss Turning
Heimatec Inc. is selling collets and guide bushings from Tecnicrafts Industries that are exclusively used for Swiss turning applications.

Live tool

Turning Center Lines Feature Live Tooling
Heimatec Inc. has available live tooling for models in the Hyundai, Miyano and Nakamura turning center lines, is carrying an inventory of live tools for machines and has also invested in other lines of machine tools moving forward.

BMT turret

Haas BMT Turret Features Heimatec Live Tools
Heimatec’s line of tooling available for the Haas BMT turret includes multi-spindle, adjustable angle, and speed multipliers.

Speed Multiplier

1:4 Speed Multipliers Available for Machine Tools
Heimatec Inc.’s line of 1:4 live tool speed multipliers in 24,000 rpm max. styles are provided as axial or radial drilling and milling heads, with either external or internal coolant design, and mounting configurations to suit machine tool turret set-up, including all VDI and BMT sizes.

Heimatec Tooling Line

Driven and Static Toolholders Available from Heimatec
Heimatec has a variety of driven tools, axial and radial drilling and milling heads, as well as static toolholders available for the Haas BMT turret.

Heimatec Named North American Distributor for Tecnicrafts
Heimatec Inc. is now selling products from Tecnicrafts Industries, a manufacturer of collets and guide bushings for Swiss-type CNC lathes.

Heimatec’s Catalog of Angle Heads Offers Standard and Custom Styles
The angle head’s high-tensile strength aluminum, with high-precision spindle bearings, maintain the maximum concentricity possible.

Precision Tooling Catalog Details Tool Line
Heimatec has a range of live tools, with more than 40,000 designs in its database. In addition to live tooling, Heimatec’s 24-page catalog also features the U-tec changing system, HT Quick Change, angle heads, multiple spindles and static tools.

Custom Angle Heads Designed for Heavy Milling, Deep Drilling and Tapping Operations
Designed for heavy milling, deep drilling and tapping operations often found in the off-highway, energy, rail and other heavy-duty industries, this line of angle heads features twin or double twin sets of matched angular contact bearings plus a rear radial support bearing.

Heimatec Hires New Regional Sales Manager
Mr. Hallihan brings with him almost 10 years of tool and machine shop experience, as well as a background in sales and marketing.

Heimatec Supplies Tooling for Specific Turning Centers
CAT 40, BT 40, BT 30, HSK 63A, CAT 50, BT 50, HSK 100A and many other taper styles are available, as well as custom modifications such as 18” extension shafts.

U-Tec Tool Adapter System Now Offered on Right Angle Heads
Heimatec’s U-tec flexible adapter system is now available on all right-angle heads in the company’s line.

Straight and Angle Head Styles Available for Machine Tools
Heimatec angle and multi-spindle drill heads have a coolant-through feature on all the company’s current line items.  Coolant-through technology is often the answer for faster, cleaner cutting on large and deep parts, where the chips and excess heat build-up are significant challenges, the company says.

Heimatec coolant-through tooling

Coolant-Through Capability Added to Tooling
Heimatec now offers coolant-through technology on all its current products to enable faster, cleaner cutting on larger and deeper parts where chips and excess heat buildup can be problematic.

Heimatec U-tech tool adapter system

Lathe Tool Adapter Uses Polygonal Drive for Stability, Faster Setup
Heimatec Inc. offers its U-tec flexible tool adapter system, which enables a standard ER-output live tool to accept various adapters for different applications.

Angle Heads Feature Twin or Double Twin Sets of Machined Angular Contact Bearings
Heimatec has developed a line of standard and custom angle heads, available in all popular sizes and styles to accommodate today’s machine tools and CNC machining center builders. 

Heimatec 1:4 speed multiplier

1:4 Speed Multipliers
The company has added a line of 1:4 speed multipliers to its lineup of live tools, angle heads and multi-spindle drill heads.

Flexible, Quick-Change Tool Adapter System
Before the development of live tooling, there were turning centers and machining centers. Processing parts with multiple operations that included turning and milling required moving the workpieces from one machine tool to another.

Product Categories of Heimatec Inc.

Broaching Attachments
CNC Attachments
Drilling Attachments
Drilling Heads/Attachments
Milling Heads/Attachments
Polygon Turning Attachments
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change
Turning Attachments