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Speed Matters in Microtooling Applications

A variety of tooling spindle options brings micromachining work within reach for shops looking to expand their capabilities.
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Vardex Threading Toolholders Offer Two Coolant Ports

Vardex external thread turning toolholders have two high-pressure coolant outlets for greater precision and longer tool life.

Rego-Fix Coolant-Through System for Live Tooling

ReCool Erax is low-maintenance way to retrofit static or driven tooling systems with internal coolant capabilities.

Kyocera JTC Holders Improve Chip Control, Wear Prevention

Inch-size toolholders with high-pressure coolant delivery are designed to improve performance in turning, grooving, cut-off and threading applications.

Seco QC Modular Toolholder Simplifies Swiss-Type Machining

Modular toolholder system for manufacturers seeking to improve productivity with Swiss-type machining. 

Microcentric's Alloy Collet Chuck is a Low-Maintenance Machining Option

The collet chuck features a pullback design with a floating collet seat and incorporates a mounting in the ID of the chuck body for centers or other types of locators. The floating collet seat design, with the vulcanized quick-change collets, enables the collet to compensate up to 1.5 mm.

Big Kaiser Offers Chip Blower for Cleaning Parts and Tables

  Big Kaiser’s Chip Blower is designed to make removing chips and coolant from parts and machine tables fast and easy, the company says.  The Chip Blower automates in-machine cleaning of coolant and chips by delivering high-volume air flow with spindle rotation.

Big Kaiser Expands BBT30 Toolholder Offering

Big Kaiser has added inch standard sizes for the U.S. market to the production of its Big-Plus BBT30 basic arbors (shell mill holders, end mill holders, shrink fit and blanks).

System Ensures Properly Torqued Tools

A torque-assist system that’s designed to make assembling collet tools easy and fast can help shops avoid problems associated with improperly torqued tools.

Emuge's Slim Line Chucks Bring Versatility to 5-Axis Milling

Emuge says its FPC chucks provide improved rigidity, vibration dampening, concentricity, machining speed and tool life.

Schwanog Expands its Line of Escomatic Machines

Escomatic machines have holders for left and right-hand applications.

Carmex Swiss-Line of Inserts and Toolholders Features PVD Triple Coating

This line features grounded cutting edges. The inserts can be indexed directly on the machine, and coated holders provide abrasion resistance. 

Kaiser Tool Co. Inc.’s Adaptable Thinbit Toolholder Meets Multiple Machining Needs

Kaiser Tool Co. Inc releases versatile toolholder for CNC, Swiss and conventional machines.

Setup Options for Swiss Automatic Lathes

A hydraulic chuck and a counter-balanced centering tool, originally developed as in-house solutions, are now available to address the limited working space that is common in Swiss machining.

Cryo-powRgrip Coolant Technology

The system is produced in conjunction with a European supplier of carbon dioxide (CO2) coolant and targets customer needs to boost productivity and eliminate secondary cleaning operations, especially for medical industry part-production operations.

Slim MT Mill-Thread Inserts for Machining Long Threads

Constructed of an advanced carbide and coating combination for extended tool life, most of the inserts are double sided. 

Schwanog Expands its Line of Escomatic Machines

Escomatic machines have holders for left and right-hand applications.

Carmex Swiss-Line of Inserts and Toolholders Features PVD Triple Coating

This line features grounded cutting edges. The inserts can be indexed directly on the machine, and coated holders provide abrasion resistance. 

Kaiser Tool Co. Inc.’s Adaptable Thinbit Toolholder Meets Multiple Machining Needs

Kaiser Tool Co. Inc releases versatile toolholder for CNC, Swiss and conventional machines.

Setup Options for Swiss Automatic Lathes

A hydraulic chuck and a counter-balanced centering tool, originally developed as in-house solutions, are now available to address the limited working space that is common in Swiss machining.

Cryo-powRgrip Coolant Technology

The system is produced in conjunction with a European supplier of carbon dioxide (CO2) coolant and targets customer needs to boost productivity and eliminate secondary cleaning operations, especially for medical industry part-production operations.

Slim MT Mill-Thread Inserts for Machining Long Threads

Constructed of an advanced carbide and coating combination for extended tool life, most of the inserts are double sided.