Turning shops are familiar with automation for high-volume work, but the shifting landscape to smaller batch sizes has created new challenges.
Vardex external thread turning toolholders have two high-pressure coolant outlets for greater precision and longer tool life.
Seco Assistant mobile app streamlines the daily machining experience, combining vital information and tools with a smooth user experience.
Kennametal’s digital-ready fine boring tools are easy-to-use for more productive, predictable and accurate boring.
This broaching tool manufacturer had been making its products the same way since 1945, but a new owner updated everything, from the equipment to the culture and the way it does business.
System enables smooth and clean cooling to reduce shrinking and cooling cycle times.
Supermini HP is a multifunctional tool for drilling, turning, boring and facing.
A serrated, magnetic device has been developed to speed centerline adjustment for Iscar’s Whisperline vibration-damping boring bars.
SMW’s HFKS-2G Power Chuck delivers twice the grip force than standard 3-Jaw chucks.
T-A Pro drill designed to extend tool life, create consistent quality holes and provide better chip evacuation.
Machine shops involved in turning hard parts will be interested in learning about these new inserts that were specially designed for this particular operation.
This easy-loading 5-mm I.C. micro insert is designed to run at maximum feed rates and is equipped with fine-pitched densities for high-productivity machining.
Rollfeed turning adds a third axis to turning operations that moves simultaneously with the X and Z axes to “roll” the cutting tool with a special insert geometry across the surface of the part. The result is reduced machining times, minimized tooling costs and high surface qualities.
Walter USA’s Supreme DB133 solid carbide micro drill delivers high precision and productivity.
How does reaming compare to single-point boring? A supplier of reaming tools compares these processes commonly used to finish bores and offers tips for those considering reaming.
Inch-size toolholders with high-pressure coolant delivery are designed to improve performance in turning, grooving, cut-off and threading applications.
The 2-Jaw module delivers small alternative to large centric vice.
Carmex diamond PCD, CVD-T and PCBN turning inserts designed to increase efficiency and productivity for difficult materials.