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Hitachi High-Tech Expands High-Performance Metals Analysis Range With The New OE720

Hitachi High-Tech Expands High-Performance Metals Analysis Range With The New OE720

Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science has further expanded its metals analysis range with the launch of the OE720. A year ago, the reveal of the ground-breaking Hitachi OE750 caused waves in the industry by making high-performance metals analysis finally accessible to…

Creaform Releases the SILVER series HandySCAN 3D

Creaform Releases the SILVER series HandySCAN 3D

Creaform has announced the latest addition to its HandySCAN 3D line-up offer, the SILVER series. Developed and manufactured in North America, the SILVER Series captures highly accurate and repeatable 3D measurements of any complex surface in any location. It represents…

Economical reaming In Cast Iron And Steel In High Quantities

Economical reaming In Cast Iron And Steel In High Quantities

MAPAL is launching a new, particularly economical system of replaceable head reamers – the Press-to-Size-Reamer (PSR) – for customers who manufacture in large series. Thanks to the new development, the costs per bore are reduced massively. The solid carbide replaceable…

AMADA WELD TECH Releases The CD-A1000A

AMADA WELD TECH Releases The CD-A1000A Capacitive Discharge Welder

AMADA WELD TECH, INC. has released the CD-A1000A, a 1000 watt-second advanced capacitive discharge welder, ideal for battery tab welding, honeycomb tacking, and welding of conductive terminals. This next generation CD welder is the latest in a long line of…

Siemens Releases Simcenter 3D 2021

Siemens Releases Simcenter 3D 2021

Siemens Digital Industries Software has announced the availability of the latest release of Simcenter 3D software, part of the Simcenter portfolio of simulation and test solutions. Simcenter 3D and the Simcenter portfolio are part of the Xcelerator portfolio, Siemens’ integrated portfolio…

DP Technology Releases The Updated ESPRIT 4.6

DP Technology Releases The Updated ESPRIT 4.6

DP Technology, a leading developer of computer-aided manufacturing (CAM) software, announces a new update to their popular New ESPRIT series. The New ESPRIT 4.6 includes features such as turning toolpath enhancements, support for contour-type features in pocketing, and automatic tool…

LVD Introduces Robotic Bending System Featuring Automated Tool Changing Press Brake

LVD Introduces Robotic Bending System Featuring Automated Tool Changing Press Brake

LVD introduces Ulti-Form, a new robotic bending system featuring an automated tool changing press brake. Ulti-Form follows the success of LVD’s Dyna-Cell robotic bending cell and takes automated bending technology a step further by incorporating an automated tool changing press…

Hypertherm Introduces Extreme Bevel Plasma Consumables For Its Air And Oxygen Plasma System

Hypertherm Introduces Extreme Bevel Plasma Consumables For Its Air And Oxygen Plasma System

Hypertherm has released the extreme bevel consumables for its MAXPRO200 LongLife air and oxygen plasma cutting system.  The consumables, designed for mechanized, robotic, and handheld cutting, have an aggressive pointed geometry so the plasma torch can tilt to an angle…

Hexagon Launches Next Generation, Entry-Level Multisensor CMM

Hexagon Launches Next Generation, Entry-Level Multisensor CMM

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has released a new multisensor coordinate measuring machine (CMM) that facilitates smart manufacturing by providing a cost-effective entry point into automated measurement. Fully compatible with a range of Hexagon smart technologies, the OPTIV Lite 3.2.2 is designed to…

AMADA WELD TECH Introduces Jupiter Series Of Modular Systems For Precision Joining

AMADA WELD TECH Introduces Jupiter Series Of Modular Systems For Precision Joining

AMADA WELD TECH has launched its Jupiter series of modular systems for precision joining, available for laser welding, laser marking, resistance welding, micro arc welding, and hot bar bonding applications. Jupiter modular systems can be equipped with all joining process…

Basler Introduces New 1GigE and 10GigE Interface Cards

Basler Introduces New 1GigE and 10GigE Interface Cards

Basler AG is launching seven additional interface cards with GigE Vision interface under its own brand name, which will significantly expand the existing portfolio. The interface cards with 1GigE, 1GigE PoE (Power over Ethernet), and 10GigE have one to four…

LVD Launches New Large-Format Laser Cutting Machine

LVD Launches New Large-Format Laser Cutting Machine

LVD launches Taurus FL, a new large-format gantry-style fiber laser cutting machine engineered for extra-large sheet metal cutting capacity. A unique modular design, the machine size begins at a 12-meter bed length and can be expanded in increments of 2…

Peak Productivity: SLM Solutions launches 12-Laser Machine

Peak Productivity: SLM Solutions launches 12-Laser Machine

Selective Laser Melting pioneer SLM Solutions officially introduces its new SLM machine NXG XII 600, which is now available for commercial offer. The highly anticipated machine is equipped with 12 lasers with 1 KW each and a square build envelope…

LVD Introduces Low-Cost Laser Cutting Machine—YSD LaserONE

LVD Introduces Low-Cost Laser Cutting Machine—YSD LaserONE

LVD YSD LaserONE is a new cost-effective laser cutting machine designed to put the advantages of fiber laser technology within easy reach of sheet metal fabricators by eliminating the extras that increase machine cost and complexity. LaserONE is offered with…

Horn Expands Gear Cutting Portfolio

Horn Expands Gear Cutting Portfolio

Paul Horn GmbH is expanding its range of gear cutting products. Horn’s new tool system for milling bevel gear teeth allows the complete machining of bevel gears on universal turn-mill centres. The system was created in cooperation with machine manufacturer…

ANCA ToolDraft –The Ultimate Drafting Package For Cutting Tools

ANCA ToolDraft –The Ultimate Drafting Package For Cutting Tools

Like all manufactured parts, cutting tools require technical drawings to make a design a reality. Best practice for cutting tool manufacturers emphasises the importance of a tool drawing that is detailed, clear and precise. Tool drawings are essential for many…

API’s Improved vProbe For Enhanced CMM Measurements Directly On Production Floor

API’s Improved vProbe For Enhanced CMM Measurements Directly On Production Floor

API presents the new and improved vProbe in online demos. vProbe achieves CMM-level accuracy when measuring components of any volume. API’s new vProbe is smaller and lighter. It features automatic probe recognition, smart buttons, and has a working battery life…

Doosan Machine Tools Launches DBM 2030/3050 series Machining Equipment

Doosan Machine Tools Launches DBM 2030/3050 series Machining Equipment

Doosan Machine Tools Co., Ltd will release more DMB Series line-ups, a double column of 2,000mm and 3,000 effective width, which consists of the multi-purpose double column machining center that is suitable for machining both large size workpieces and moulds.…

At High Speed From Component To Tooling

At High Speed From Component To Tooling

With “Walter Innotime”, Walter is introducing the world’s first digital design wizard for accelerating the consulting and ordering process. Engineers in Walter Engineering are working with a new digital wizard: Walter Innotime. This web application links existing Walter systems to…

LVD Introduces Strippit PL Punch-Laser Combination Machine

LVD Introduces Strippit PL Punch-Laser Combination Machine

LVD Company nv introduces the Strippit PL Punch-Laser combination, a machine that combines the punching and forming advantages of the Strippit PX or V Series punch press with the speed and versatility of fiber laser cutting to complete multiple processes…

Kennametal Introduces Flat Bottom Geometry For KenTIP FS

Kennametal Introduces Flat Bottom Geometry For KenTIP FS

Kennametal has expanded its replaceable drill offering for KenTIP FS modular drill series with the new FEG insert for flat bottom hole applications. Applicable in steel, cast iron, and stainless steels, the FEG insert eliminates end milling operations and completes…

ESCO Tool Enables Easy Modular Tooling

ESCO Tool Enables Easy Modular Tooling

A new clamshell style, O.D. mounted split frame machine that features fast, accurate, and easy to setup indexable tooling to part and bevel tube and pipe from 51 mm TO 1220 mm dia. is being introduced by ESCO Tool of…

TaeguTec Launches Specific Sleeves For HUSH-BORE Boring Bars

TaeguTec Launches Specific Sleeves For HUSH-BORE Boring Bars

Vibration free HUSH-BORE boring bars are cylindrical shank type products, with no flat parts, for deep internal turning operations in 7xBD to 10xBD (BD: shank diameter) range. Therefore, based on the flat surface design of the head, set-up time can…

Hoffmann Group Connected Tools Driving Accelerating Digitalisation In Tooling

Hoffmann Group Connected Tools Accelerating Digitalisation In Tooling

The new “Hoffmann Group Connected Tools (HCT)” product family Hoffmann Group is driving digitalisation forwards in the field of tooling. The range includes Bluetooth-capable tools which at the push of a button send measured values directly to a PC application…

OMAX To Demonstrate Waterjet Precision At EuroBLECH 2021

OMAX To Demonstrate Waterjet Precision At EuroBLECH 2021

OMAX Corp will showcase their extensive product line at EuroBLECH 2021. EuroBlech 2020 has been rescheduled to March 9th-12th 2021. Included in this year’s line up the ProtoMAX and OMAX 55100. Visitors to the OMAX booth (Hall 12 / Stand…

Kennametal Introduces The eBore Fine Boring System

Kennametal Introduces The eBore Fine Boring System

Kennametal has introduced a new line of digital-ready fine boring tools that make precision adjustment easy, enabling more productive, predictable, and accurate boring. The eBore Fine Boring System consists of cutting units to cover a diameter range from 6 to…

Tungaloy Adds Longer Flutes To Popular TungMeister Exchangeable-Head End Milling System

Tungaloy Adds Longer Flutes To Popular TungMeister Exchangeable-Head End Milling System

Tungaloy has announced that its TungMeister series of exchangeable-head end milling system now includes long-flute end milling heads and new high-rigidity shank holders. With TungMeister, significant reduction in tool changeover time can be achieved through the ability to replace used…

Kennametal Introduces KCS10B For Superalloy Applications Used In Aerospace

Kennametal Introduces KCS10B For Superalloy Applications Used In Aerospace

Kennametal has introduced its newest turning grade, KCS10B, for nickel, cobalt and iron-based superalloys used in aerospace and other high temperature applications. KCS10B, which features a revolutionary coating applied to an ultra-fine grain carbide substrate for superior layer adhesion, delivers…

New Dimensions In Deep-Hole Drilling With Walter

New Dimensions In Deep-Hole Drilling With Walter

With the X·treme Evo solid carbide drills from the DC160 Advance range of drills, Walter is forging a link to the “next generation of drilling”. By introducing lengths of 16 to 30 × D, the tool manufacturer its expanding its…

On The Safe Side When Drilling

On The Safe Side When Drilling

Walter Tools is completing its D4120 product range. With dimensions of 2, 3, 4 and 5 × D, the Tübingen-based company offers a wide range spanning diameters from 13.5 to 59 mm. Specially developed outer and centre inserts ensure precise…

New Holroyd Gear Grinding Centre Offers Greater Levels Of Efficiency In Precision Gear

New Holroyd Gear Grinding Centre Offers Greater Levels Of Efficiency In Precision Gear

A brand-new gear grinding centre from Holroyd Precision promises to bring higher levels of intelligence and efficiency to the production of specialised gears and tooth forms. Called the GT350, this latest machine from the Precision Technologies Group (PTG) company has…

SCHUNK Launches VERO-S NSP 140

SCHUNK Launches VERO-S NSP 140

Powerful pallet change module with comprehensive monitoring options Following the successes of its high-performance pneumatic SCHUNK VERO-S series quick-change pallet systems, SCHUNK has launched a hydraulic clamping module for machines with pallet changer that combines compact dimensions, high pull-down forces,…

Creaform Releases Optical CMM Scanner MetraSCAN BLACK

Creaform Releases Optical CMM Scanner MetraSCAN BLACK

Creaform has released its latest version of the MetraSCAN 3D lineup, the company’s advanced optical CMM scanner designed specifically to perform metrology-grade 3D measurements and inspections. As the fastest and most accurate portable optical CMM scanner, the MetraSCAN BLACK can…

Hexagon: Time-Saving And Productivity Enhancements In Latest VISI

Hexagon: Time-Saving And Productivity Enhancements In Latest VISI

A raft of new and enhanced functionality features in VISI 2021 – the latest release of Hexagon’s specialist mould and die CAD/CAM software. CAD: CAD analysis benefits from a new function which improves the suite of analysis shading modes. Draft Analysis has…

FARO Launches Latest 3D Portable Gage CMM

FARO Launches Latest 3D Portable Gage CMM

FARO Technologies, Inc. has released its most affordable and accurate 3D portable coordinate measurement machine (CMM): The FARO Gage. Ideal for small and medium-sized businesses performing high-accuracy tasks, the Gage is the most intuitive, ergonomic, and versatile articulated portable FaroArm,…

LVD Introduces Movit Line Of Automation Systems For Lasers

LVD Introduces Movit Line Of Automation Systems For Lasers

LVD introduces MOVit, a comprehensive range of automation systems, including new TAS (Tower Automation System) and WAS (Warehouse Automation System) options for LVD Phoenix and Electra laser cutting machines. MOVit systems also include LVD’s Compact Tower (CT-L), Flexible Automation (FA-L)…

Getac Launches 5G-Compatible B360 Rugged Laptop

Getac Launches 5G-Compatible B360 Rugged Laptop

Getac has unveiled its B360 fully rugged laptop, setting a powerful new benchmark for innovation in the rugged computing industry. Fully engineered for 5G, the B360 features best-in-class computing speed, brightness, and rugged reliability, resulting in a highly advanced mobile…

Omron Releases CP2E Series All-In-One Controller For Compact IoT Applications

Omron Releases CP2E Series All-In-One Controller For Compact IoT Applications

OMRON Automation has released its new CP2E Series all-in-one controller that provides advanced control enabling IIoT connectivity for compact machines. The controller improves manufacturing productivity and quality by making it easy to visualise the performance and data of connected machines…

Hexagon Enhances Portfolio For CMM With Swift-Fix Chucks

Hexagon Enhances Portfolio For CMM With Swift-Fix Chucks

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has launched new high-quality chucks to enhance the measurement of cylindrical and rotationally symmetrical parts, one of the most common tasks undertaken on coordinate measuring machines (CMMs). Hexagon’s Swift-Fix Chucks are designed to hold pieces in place with…

Hypertherm Releases Version Update Of CAD/CAM nesting software: ProNest 2021

Hypertherm Releases Version Update Of CAD/CAM nesting software: ProNest 2021

Hypertherm has released ProNest 2021, a major version update of its advanced CAD/CAM nesting software for automated cutting. This new release contains new features and enhancements designed to make customers more efficient and profitable. These features include: Redesigned 2D CAD…

Tungaloy: Simplifying Swiss Lathe Operations With 10×12 mm Toolholders

Tungaloy: Simplifying Swiss Lathe Operations With 10×12 mm Toolholders

Tungaloy is expanding its TungTurn-Jet series of turning toolholders by adding 10×12 mm shank designed specifically for the use on Swiss-type lathes enabling high-pressure coolant supply through the toolholder directly from the machine without an external coolant hose connection. TungTurn-Jet…

Long Tool Life In Series Production

Long Tool Life In Series Production

Walter TC470 Supreme thread former with HiPIMS coating. With the TC470 Supreme, Walter is introducing a thread former especially for the requirements of series manufacturers – longer tool life, higher productivity and better process reliability. Its geometry has more forming…

ANCA Launches CIM3D V9 With Time-Saving And User-Friendly Enhancements

ANCA Launches CIM3D V9 With Time-Saving And User-Friendly Enhancements

ANCA’s new CIM3D V9 release of the industry-leading CIMulator3D software has an upgraded interface with fresh colours and icons and is even easier to use with intuitive functionality. The latest technology and software design has been packed into this release…

TRUMPF Enters The World Of Automated Arc Welding

Trumpf Enters The World Of Automated Arc Welding

Trumpf has released its first automated arc welding system. The TruArc Weld 1000 comes with a collaborative robot known as a “cobot”. After the operator has manually guided it over a component, the cobot then automatically carries out the weld.…

ISCAR Upgrades ISCARMILL F75 Face Mills

ISCAR Upgrades ISCARMILL F75 Face Mills

ISCAR is upgrading the ISCARMILL F75 family of 75 deg indexable face milling cutters, which carry single-sided square inserts SP , by introducing new milling cutters that are intended for mounting the same inserts The new cutters, designated as F75…-M,…

Faster Robot Programming With Hypertherm Robotmaster Version 7.2

Faster Robot Programming With Hypertherm Robotmaster Version 7.2

Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, has announced a new version update to Robotmaster V7, its CAD/CAM based offline robot programming software. This new release contains targeted features and enhancements designed to make customers more efficient and…

Tungaloy DuoJust-Cut’s New JXPS Insert Boosts Productivity In Parting Operations

Tungaloy DuoJust-Cut’s New JXPS Insert Boosts Productivity In Parting Operations

Tungaloy is expanding DuoJust-Cut line of indexable parting tools to include JXPS inserts that features a pressed-in 3D chipbreaker for reliable chip control in during parting operations on Swiss-type lathes. DuoJust-Cut features innovative insert clamping ensuring tool rigidity and stability…

KASTO: The Intuitive Way To The Right Storage Space

KASTO: The Intuitive Way To The Right Storage Space

KASTO Maschinenbau has equipped its UNITOWER storage system with a practical new feature. The automatic bar stock and sheet metal storage system is available with an integrated pick-by-light function. Using this solution, the operator is intuitively guided to the required…

Renishaw’s XM-60 Offers Easy Alignment For Stage Builders

Renishaw’s XM-60 Offers Easy Alignment For Stage Builders

Users of Renishaw’s XM-60 multi-axis calibrator can now benefit from a new single-axis horizontal stage. This enables precise alignment in applications without an axis perpendicular to the travel. Precision translation of the XM-60 launch unit is easily achieved with the horizontal stage,…

Walter: Vibration-Free Machining In Difficult Conditions

Walter: Vibration-Free Machining In Difficult Conditions

With Accure·tec, Walter provides a damping system specially for turning and milling using tools with a long projection length. The vibration damping provided by the axially and radially flexibly positioned damper element is preset at the factory. The tools can…

Seco QC Modular Toolholder Simplifies Swiss-style Machining

Seco QC Modular Toolholder Simplifies Swiss-style Machining

Seco Tools has introduced a modular toolholder system for manufacturers seeking to improve their productivity with Swiss-style machining. The system enables fast, easy and repeatable insert indexing and tool changes outside of tight machine work envelopes. The QC Toolholders also…

WALTER: HELITRONIC RAPTOR For The Production And Regrinding Of Tools

WALTER: HELITRONIC RAPTOR For The Production And Regrinding Of Tools

For some time the market has been demanding that machine tools must be “more flexible”, “universal” and “automated”. The equally important requirements of “more specialised” and “more cost-effective” often cannot be reconciled with these demands. However, this is exactly what…

WALTER: New Eroding And Grinding Machine With The Well-Known

WALTER: New Eroding And Grinding Machine With The Well-Known “Two-In-One” Concept

For some time the market has been demanding that machine tools must be “more flexible”, “universal” and “automated”. The equally important requirements of “more specialised” and “more cost-effective” often cannot be reconciled with these demands. However, this is exactly what…

Limitless Shoulder Grooving

Limitless Shoulder Grooving

Walter is launching a new system specially designed for grooving along a shoulder with the G3051-P groove turning holder and the new MX22-2L/R indexable inserts. An insert installation position inclined by 3 deg and new grooving inserts with a level…

Walter: High-Feed Milling – The Entire Range

Walter: High-Feed Milling—The Entire Range

Walter is introducing three new high-feed milling cutters: The Xtra·tec XT M5008 high-feed milling cutter for diameters of 16–66 mm (⅝–2½”), and the two MC025 Advance and MD025 Supreme solid carbide milling cutters for diameters of 1–25 mm (⅛–1″), with…

EMUGE: Quick Tool Change At The Touch Of A Button

EMUGE: Quick Tool Change At The Touch Of A Button

The tap holder EMUGE Softsynchro SnapLock allows a quick and keyless change of the threading tool directly in the machining centre without removing the holder. Ideal for limited magazine space and frequent tool changes. Pressing the locking button releases the…

Collet For CoroChuck 930 Maximises Pull-Out Prevention

Collet For CoroChuck 930 Maximises Pull-Out Prevention

Sandvik Coromant has introduced a new collet for its CoroChuck 930 high-precision hydraulic chuck. Designed to suit Weldon shanks, the new collet features a mechanical locking interface to prevent tool pull-out or movement when producing expensive components and/or machining with…

Seco 335.18 And 335.19 Cutters Enable Smooth, Problem-Free Disc Milling

Seco 335.18 And 335.19 Cutters Enable Smooth, Problem-Free Disc Milling

Seco 335.18 And 335.19 Cutters Enable Smooth, Problem-Free Disc Milling when performing disc milling operations in hard-to-machine materials, Seco Tools.

Boehlerit Expands 3D Milling System

Boehlerit Expands 3D Milling System

Paul Horn GmbH presents the Boehlerit 3D milling system expansion for the tool and mould making industry. The ISO 00P, RHOMBItec, BALLtec and TORROtec systems cover all relevant machining operations for the 3D milling market segment. The ISO 00P is…

Taking ER Farther

Taking ER Farther

Taking ER Farther Kennametal has announced an expansion of the turret adapted clamping units (TACU): ERready driven units in conjunction with a line of solid ER collets which are threaded to accept screwon milling cutters.

Seco Tools: Prevent Delamination In Hybrid Stacked Material Machining

Seco Tools: Prevent Delamination In Hybrid Stacked Material Machining

For aerospace shops struggling with holemaking and milling operations in hybrid stacked materials, the new JC899 Hybrid Stack finisher and JC898 rougher from Seco Tools are ideal solutions. The finisher, JC899, features a patented two-in-one geometry that eliminates problems with…

Kennametal Makes Hard Turning More Cost-Effective

Kennametal Makes Hard Turning More Cost-Effective

Kennametal introduces it latest innovation in hard turning-KBH10B and KBH20B PcBN grades, double-sided inserts for materials up to 65 HRC. The new grades are specially designed to deliver higher productivity and longer tool life when turning tool steels and other…

Kennametal KOR 5: The King Of Roughing

Kennametal KOR 5: The King Of Roughing

Kennametal has released the KOR 5 solid carbide end mill—its latest innovation in high-velocity aluminum roughing. Designed for maximum productivity in aerospace machining, with this five-flute end mill table feed rates increase up to 66 percent compared to commonly used…

Walter Enables Automatic Detection and Alignment of Tools and Blanks

Walter Enables Automatic Detection and Alignment of Tools and Blanks

Walter Enables Automatic Detection For correct pre-positioning of tools and blanks prior to machining, WALTER now offers a new TOOL VISION SYSTEM for all its tool grinding / eroding machines with robot loader.

Mapal: Drilling From Solid In Steel

Mapal: Drilling From Solid In Steel

During drilling from solid in steel, the focus is on quality, time and cost-effectiveness. And these topics are therefore also in the foreground during the development of new tools. Along with the Tritan-Drill Steel, which is the tool of choice…

Kennametal Releases HARVI I TE Four-Flute Solid Carbide End Mill

Kennametal Releases HARVI I TE Four-Flute Solid Carbide End Mill

Kennametal announced the latest addition to its best-selling HARVI line of high-performance solid end milling tools, the HARVI I TE four-flute solid carbide end mill. With a radical new design, the HARVI I TE delivers outstanding performance in a broad…

MVTec HALCON 19.11: Standard Machine Vision Software With New Functions

MVTec HALCON 19.11: Standard Machine Vision Software With New Functions

MVTec Software GmbH will release HALCON 19.11, the latest version of its standard software HALCON, on November 15. The release will include many new and improved functions that advance the level of machine vision technology available to OEMs, integrators, and…

New Solid Carbide Milling Cutters For Tool And Mould Making

New Solid Carbide Milling Cutters For Tool And Mould Making

Under the product name OptiMill-3D, MAPAL is announcing a new high-performance programme of solid carbide milling cutters specially developed for tool and mould making. Along with extremely heat-resistant coatings and special carbide substrates, these tools are characterised in particular by…

Seco Tools Releases New Duratomic TM Grades for Stainless Steel Turning

Seco Tools Releases New Duratomic TM Grades for Stainless Steel Turning

Seco Tools Releases New Duratomic TM Grades for Stainless Steel Turning Seco Tools has announced the release of three new grades specifically for stainless steel turning featuring the company’s latest Duratomic generation and its Used-Edge Detection technology.

Tungaloy is expanding its TetraMini-Cut, an indexable thread turning tool series with four edged insert, to include full profile threading inserts for machining external threads in ISO metric thread standards.

Tungaloy Introduces Full Profile Threading Inserts With Four Cutting Edges

Tungaloy is expanding its TetraMini-Cut, an indexable thread turning tool series with four edged insert, to include full profile threading inserts for machining external threads in ISO metric thread standards.

Iscar F3S Chipformer For Finish Turning On Superalloys And Exotic Materials

Iscar F3S Chipformer For Finish Turning On Superalloys And Exotic Materials

Iscar: F3S Chipformer For Finish Turning On Superalloys And Exotic Materials Intended mainly for aerospace industries as well as for the oil & gas market, the new efficient chip breaker for finishing operations is designed for working with unique and tough to machine nickel based alloys (Inconel, Waspaloy, etc.), as well as other exotic materials such as titanium based alloys.

Producing threads in hardened steel is costly. This applies to blind hole machining in particular because reversing the tap during this process

Stability Across A Broad Spectrum

Producing threads in hardened steel is costly. This applies to blind hole machining in particular because reversing the tap during this process can cause torque peaks when the root of the chip is sheared off, resulting in fractures. Stability Across A Broad Spectrum

EWM has expanded the LP-XQ control for the Titan XQ puls MIG/MAG multi-process welding machine with additional features, easing the welder’s job

LP-XQ Control By EWM: User-Friendly And Convenient

LP-XQ Control By EWM: User-Friendly And Convenient EWM has expanded the LP-XQ control for the Titan XQ puls MIG/MAG multi-process welding machine with additional features, making the welder’s job much easier.

NUM has launched an innovative accelerometer-based active vibration control system for CNC machine tools. Primarily designed to improve machining....

NUM Launches Active Vibration Control System For CNC Machine Tools

NUM has launched an innovative accelerometer-based active vibration control system for CNC machine tools. Primarily designed to improve machining by virtually eliminating tool head vibration, the system further helps increase productivity by maximising material removal rate (MRR) and can also provide valuable real-time feedback for predictive maintenance purposes.

At the EMO 2019 Agathon will highlight new developments in the field of machinery and services, as well as solutions and innovations...

Agathon Showcases Its Innovations For Tool And Mould In EMO 2019

At the EMO 2019 Agathon will highlight new developments in the field of machinery and services, as well as solutions and innovations for guiding, centering and quick-change, especially for tool and mould making. Agathon will be presenting its broad portfolio…

Vibration often occurs during machining. This leads to dynamic instability of the system. Inadequate surface finishes, broken tools can be the result.

Significantly Better Surface Finishes Thanks To Vibration Damping

Vibration often occurs during machining. This leads to dynamic instability of the system. Inadequate surface finishes, insufficient accuracy, high machining noises, shortened tool lives and, in extreme cases, broken tools and cutting edges can be the result. In order to…

With the Xpert Pro, Bystronic presents a high-end press brake that sheet metal processing companies can adapt to their requirements on a modular basis.

Modular Power Package For Demanding Benders

With the Xpert Pro, Bystronic presents a high-end press brake that sheet metal processing companies can adapt to their requirements on a modular basis. The new model in the Xpert series of machines meets the highest demands in terms of…

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has launched the APODIUS Absolute Camera AAC, a camera-based sensor designed for the fine analysis of large numbers of small repetitive features such as the drill-hole formations often found in large aerospace components.

New High-Definition Feature Scanner For Automated Inspection

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division has launched its scanner for automated inspection: the APODIUS Absolute Camera AAC, a camera-based sensor designed for the fine analysis of large numbers of small repetitive features such as the drill-hole formations often found in large…

Tungaloy enhances its ISO positive turning inserts in “-01” geometry to include a 0.4 mm (.0157″) nose radius prepared in a minus tolerance specifically for precision finishing in Swiss turning applications.

Tungaloy’s -01 Geometry For High Precision Finish Turning On Swiss Lathes

Tungaloy enhances its ISO positive turning inserts in “-01” geometry to include a 0.4 mm (.0157″) nose radius prepared in a minus tolerance specifically for precision finishing in Swiss turning applications. The new -01 geometry is designed to deliver consistent…

Tungaloy is introducing NDL geometry for TOHT inserts for the DeepTri-Drill line of indexable gun drills. Dedicated gundrilling machines do not allow

Tungaloy’s New NDL Geometry Makes Deep Holes Easier To Drill

Tungaloy’s New NDL Geometry Makes Deep Holes Easier To Drill

Walter AG is releasing the new TC620 Supreme thread milling cutter in diameters up to M20. High cutting pressure and tool deflection...

Threading With Maximum Productivity And Process Reliability

Threading With Maximum Productivity And Process Reliability Walter AG is releasing the new TC620 Supreme thread milling cutter in diameters up to M20.

Tungaloy Boosts Deep Hole Drilling Productivity DeepTriDrill

Tungaloy Boosts Deep Hole Drilling Productivity

Tungaloy Boosts Deep Hole Drilling Productivity diverse deep hole drilling needs of automotive and mould set parts for maximum efficiency and stability.

Schunk has extended its modular system for workpiece direct clamping with the release of the manually actuated series VERO-S WDM-5X.

Schunk Launches Manually Actuated Clamping Module

Schunk has extended its modular system for workpiece direct clamping with the release of the manually actuated series VERO-S WDM-5X. Enabling a defined clamping situation, reliable simulation and collision-free, highly efficient machining of five sides by means of basic and…

Blum-Novotest has launched FormControl V5, its latest measurement software that features new functions FormControl Automation and Alignment Function 2.0.

Blum Enables Complex Measurement Jobs In Machine Tools

Blum-Novotest has launched FormControl V5, its latest measurement software that features new functions FormControl Automation and Alignment Function 2.0. This provides two valuable options for automating manufacturing processes in tool and mould making, the aerospace industry, medical technology and large-scale…

Studer’s S31 grinding machine and can be used to produce small to medium-sized workpieces in individual, small batch and high-volume production.

Studer Grinding Machine Capable To Large Tasks

Studer’s S31 grinding machine performs complex and varied grinding tasks precisely and reliably, and can be used to produce small to medium-sized workpieces with a distance between centres of 400, 650, 1,000 and 1,600mm and a centre height of 175mm…

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s Production Software business has enhanced the post-processed simulation and automation functionality of ALPHACAM.

Hexagon Enhances Post-Processed Simulation, Automation Features In ALPHACAM

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence’s Production Software business has enhanced the post-processed simulation, automation, and five-axis functionality of its ALPHACAM CAD/CAM software. The Post-processor engine now directly configures and deploys a simulation session, resulting in more realistic motion, as well as the…

TaeguTec has expanded its ChaseMill Power inserts portfolio with the introduction of the 2PKT 07 insert and related cutters.

TaeguTec Expands ChaseMill Power Inserts Portfolio

TaeguTec has expanded its ChaseMill Power inserts portfolio with the introduction of the 2PKT 07 insert and related cutters. TaeguTec’s 2PKT 07 insert is a true 90 deg milling line with two cutting edges, and is characterised by a low…

The new geometry and special post-treatment of Walter AG's TC410 Advance HSS-E thread former increase the edge life of the tool.

New Geometry And Special Post-Treatment Increase Tool Life of Walter Thread Former

Walter AG has expanded its range of threading tools with the release of the TC410 Advance HSS-E thread former with TiN coating and a new geometry, which can be used universally for blind and through-hole threads (metric, metric fine, UNC/UNF…

Schunk's SWS-046 pneumatically actuated robot quick-change system allows fast and process-reliable changing of different gripping systems and tools.

Quick-Change System from Schunk Handles Weights Up To 50kg

Schunk GmbH & Co. KG has released a pneumatically actuated robot quick-change system that allows fast and process-reliable changing of different gripping systems and tools at the front end. With its four optional module attachment surfaces, the SCHUNK SWS-046 offers…

Sandvik Coromant Uses AM To Create Lightweight Milling Cutter

Sandvik Coromant Uses AM To Create Lightweight Milling Cutter

Using additive manufacturing (AM), Sandvik Coromant Uses AM To Create Lightweight Milling Cutter CoroMill 390, a lightweight milling cutter that helps minimise vibration and improve security during machining with long overhang.

The S31 performs complex and varied grinding tasks precisely and reliably. It can be used to produce small to medium-sized workpieces...

The versatile machine for large tasks

The S31 performs complex and varied grinding tasks precisely and reliably. It can be used to produce small to medium-sized workpieces with a distance between centers of 400, 650, 1000 and 1600 mm and a center height of 175 mm in individual, small batch and high-volume production.

The latest addition to the LinX range continues to support demanding automation applications whilst increasing efficiency in a compact footprint.

ANCA Motion’s New Tubular Linear Motor LinX M Series

The latest addition to the LinX range continues to support demanding automation applications whilst increasing efficiency in a compact footprint. The LinX M-series linear motor features an integrated position sensor with 10 um of resolution, eliminating the need of an…

MVTec Software GmbH, the leading provider of modern machine vision software, announces that May 31, 2019 will be the release date of the new version 19.05

Machine Vision Now Even Faster And Robust With MVTec HALCON 19.05

MVTec Software GmbH, the leading provider of modern machine vision software, announces that May 31, 2019 will be the release date of the new version 19.05 of its standard software, HALCON. This release will further improve machine vision processes with…

For the high requirements in the automotive sector in particular, Walter AG is introducing new boring tools with tangentially arranged indexable inserts.

Shorter Cycle Times As A Central Objective

For the high requirements in the automotive sector in particular, Walter AG is introducing new boring tools with tangentially arranged indexable inserts. The usually high feeds for tangential systems are therefore transferred from the milling to the holemaking. In contrast…

Tungaloy is expanding its solid carbide thread milling tools in the SolidThread family to include new lines enhancing aerospace machining center...

Tungaloy Strengthens Its Thread Milling Tool Range For Aerospace Threads

Tungaloy is expanding its solid carbide thread milling tools in the SolidThread family to include new lines enhancing aerospace machining center applications. The new lines include the MTECS series with the aerospace UNJ and MJ internal thread profiles. Tungaloy is…

Behringer has extended their 3D sawing capabilities by transferring proven concepts to the HBE series to cover all actual additive manufacturing cutting

Behringer: HBE 3D Series

Behringer has extended their 3D sawing capabilities by transferring proven concepts to the HBE series to cover all actual additive manufacturing cutting applications. With the newly available models of the HBE 3D series, all common printing plate dimensions can be…

Many versions of heat exchangers are used in different industries. After all, they help to make heat generated usable for other processes.

TTD-Tritan – Machining of heat exchangers taken to the next level

Many versions of heat exchangers are used in different industries. After all, they help to make heat generated usable for other processes. In the case of recuperators, two liquid or gaseous media with different temperatures are pumped into separate circuits.…

Hypertherm Introduces New Consumable Kits For XPR Cutting Systems

Hypertherm Introduces New Consumable Kits For XPR Cutting Systems

Hypertherm is shipping consumable kits for its XPR X-Definition Plasma systems. These new consumable starter kits are available with or without a torch for mild steel and non-ferrous cutting applications. The kits include a variety of consumables to allow for cutting at different amperages, using all of the gas process types supported by the XPR170 and XPR300 systems.

With Walter Cut MX, Walter AG brought a grooving system to the market which used proven methods while overcoming the disadvantages of existing...

Walter MX System For New Applications And Possibilities

With Walter Cut MX, Walter AG brought a grooving system to the market which used proven methods while overcoming the disadvantages of existing competitor systems: With dowel pin location to counter handling errors for a high degree of change and…

LVD Company nv introduces new automation offerings for its Phoenix FL‑4020 and Phoenix FL‑6020 large-format fiber laser cutting machines

LVD Offers New Automation Options For Phoenix Large-Format Fiber Lasers

LVD Company nv introduces new automation offerings for its Phoenix FL‑4020 and Phoenix FL‑6020 large-format fiber laser cutting machines, including options for an automated load/unload system and a range of Compact Tower (CT-L) solutions for the Phoenix FL‑4020. The flexible automation systems…

Hypertherm Introduces XPR Rotational Torch Sleeves For Bevel and Robotic Cutting Applications

Hypertherm Introduces XPR Rotational Torch Sleeves For Bevel and Robotic Cutting Applications

Hypertherm, a U.S. based manufacturer of industrial cutting systems and software, is introducing three new torch sleeves for XPR plasma cutting torches and lead sets. The sleeves allow the torch and lead sets to remain axially fixed while the torch…

Laser Technology Improves Post-Process Measuring On Centreless Grinders

Traditional methods are based upon electronic probes that touch the part to measure the outside diameter, which is the dimension that must be accurately gauged.

ABB Digital Switchgear

ABB Digital Switchgear

ABB’s new digital switchgear, the ABB Ability air-insulated switchgear (AIS) for medium-voltage (MV) or UniSec Digital builds upon the company’s MV AIS technologies to enable safe, flexible and smart electrical networks that can deliver power reliably and efficiently and provides an added function of serving secondary power distribution needs as well.

Walter AG is releasing an all-rounder for every material, machine and drilling application which can be used universally in three different ways.

Walter AG Releases New X.treme Evo Solid Carbide Drill With Threefold Universal Use

With the X·treme Evo solid carbide drill from the Advance product range, Walter AG is launching the new DC160 product type. Walter AG is releasing an all-rounder for every material, machine and drilling application. This can be used universally in…

Horn Unveils New Cutting Insert System

Paul Horn GmbH presents the new 32T system for grooving and parting off on Swiss-type lathes and smaller fixed-head lathes.

“Ice Chain” Reduces Freeze Induced Downtime

“Ice Chain” Reduces Freeze Induced Downtime

In order to prevent freezing of the energy supply, such as on inclined lifts, igus has developed a new e-chain called the “ice-chain”.

Marposs' Provaset T3

Marposs: Provaset T3

Marposs’ Provaset T3 is the ideal leak tester for all industrial production sectors and quality labs.

KeysightCare Aims To Provide Proactive Engineering Support

KeysightCare Aims To Provide Proactive Engineering Support

Keysight has announced the launch of KeysightCare, a new service model that offers design and test engineers dedicated, proactive support for instruments, software, and solutions.

Garant: Solid Carbide Barrel Milling Cutters

Garant: Solid Carbide Barrel Milling Cutters

Garant’s Parabolic Performance Cutting (PPC) represents a further development of ball-nosed slot drilling and is used above all in machine tool building, toolmaking and die making.

Keysight: N4391B Optical Modulation Analyser

Keysight: N4391B Optical Modulation Analyser

Keysight Technologies’ N4391B optical modulation analyser is the most compact OMA solution of its class and combines industry-leading noise performance with a proven architecture and Keysight’s well-known, reliable and flexible vector signal analysis (VSA) software.

MVTec: Halcon 18.11 Machine Vision Software

MVTec: Halcon 18.11 Machine Vision Software

MVTec Software GmbH has launched the new version 18.11 of its standard software Halcon. It offers new and expanded options for embedded vision as well as updated USB3 Vision interfaces. In addition, core technologies will be further improved.

MAPAL: ISO Indexable Inserts

MAPAL: ISO Indexable Inserts

MAPAL’s radical ISO indexable inserts have been developed with the idea of withstanding specialised applications including huge stock removals, unstable conditions or as disc milling cutters.

Behringer: HBE1060A Performance

Behringer: HBE1060A Performance

Behringer’s HBE1060A Performance covers a wide range of applications such as in steel distribution, machine building, tool making and process reliability during sawing.

Sodick: UH Series CNC High Speed VMC

Sodick’s CNC High Speed Vertical Machining Centres (VMCs) feature linear motor drives on the X, Y and Z axes. They’re designed and engineered for prime speed exactitude edge and have unmatched accuracy.

Autodesk: FeatureCAM 2019

Autodesk: FeatureCAM 2019

Autodesk’s FeatureCAM 2019 is designed so that instead of having to program a machine stage by stage, the operator can program it using everyday shop terms, such as ‘turn’, ‘bore’, ‘bolt’, etc. The software is said to have sufficient intelligence to recognize needs and requirements from such terms and will automatically adopt the right speed and torque strengths without having to be instructed line by line.

Arno: Solid Carbide Endmill Cutters AFV

Arno’s Solid carbide endmill cutters AFV are equipped with uneven pitch design from 35 to 38ﹾ (four cutting edges) and even pitch design with 45 (six cutting edges), for roughing and finishing of nearly all materials (steel, stainless steel, cast, heat resistant alloys and titanium alloys) with up to 60 percent higher feed rate, less vibration, better surface finish and increased cutting depth.

Seco Tools: Secomax CS300 Inserts

Seco Tools now offers Secomax CS300 ceramic inserts and cutter bodies to boost productivity in milling and turning operations with heavy interrupted cuts on nickel-based, heat-resistant superalloys.

ABB Robotics: FlexLoader FP 300 and SC 3000 Machine Tool

ABB Robotics: FlexLoader FP 300 and SC 3000 Machine Tool

ABB Robotics’ FlexLoader FP 300 and SC 3000 machine tool tending cells each feature a six-axis robot customized to the reach and payload requirements of specific applications.

Faro: 8-Axis FaroArm System

The 8-Axis FaroArm System is a complete rotational axis identical to and a natural extension of all FaroArm products. It plugs directly into the FaroArm and results in a seamlessly integrated, high accuracy additional axis that requires no additional setup time or effort.

Mencom: MIN Size III Series Circular Connector

Mencom’s 1 1/8” MIN size III series circular connector has been redesigned to deliver better connectivity and stability in harsh factory environments. The coupling nut has been enlarged, which not only makes the installation process easier by giving a wider knurl area for better gripping, but also provides a more stable connection.

Ecoclean GmbH: Cleaning System EcoCduty

Ecoclean GmbH: Cleaning System EcoCduty

Ecoclean GmbH’s solvent-based large-chamber cleaning system EcoCduty is designed for loads measuring up to 1250 x 840 x 970 mm and weighing up to 1 tonne. It uses hydrocarbons or polar solvents and operates under full vacuum.

Haimer: Microset VIO Linear with RFID System

Haimer: Microset Tool Presetters

Haimer’s VIO linear offers a complete solution for fully automatic high-end tool presetting with customisable options. The modular concept makes it possible to preset tools up to 1,000 mm in length and diameter.

Hypertherm has released ProNest 2019, a major version update of its advanced CAD/CAM nesting software for automated cutting.

Hypertherm ProNest 2019

Hypertherm has released ProNest 2019, a major version update of its advanced CAD/CAM nesting software for automated cutting.

Kasto: Kastotec Carbide Metal Machine

Kasto: Kastotec Carbide Metal Machine

Kasto’s Kastotec high-performance carbide metal machine has shorter cutting times and higher saw blade service lives are possible thanks to a steel mineral casting compound, guaranteeing a high degree of damping and quiet running, even with difficult-to-machine materials such as titanium, Hastelloy and Inconel. Standard pre-tensioned linear guides, each with two grease-lubricated guide carriages, extend the working life.

igus: E-Chain Concept With Dynamic Pins

igus: E-Chain Concept With Dynamic Pins

Igus has developed the lokchain energy chain with extending and retracting pins for brand new machine style ideas. The goal of the new lokchain energy offer system is to mechanically increase the operational responsibility.

Punching Machine Trumpf

Trumpf: TruPunch 1000 Punching Machine

Trumpf’s TruPunch a thousand processes sheet thicknesses of up to 0.25 in with up to 600 strokes per minute. The proprietary Delta Drive takes away the necessity for the sheet and support table to maneuver within the Y axis as…

Hexagon: Leica Absolute Tracker AT960

Hexagon: Leica Absolute Tracker AT960

Hexagon’s Leica Absolute Tracker AT960 is the first fully portable dynamic six degrees of freedom (6DoF) laser measurement system, that represents a single-unit solution for 6DoF reflector, probe and non-contact scanner measurement, as well as 7DoF real-time machine-controlled inspection.

Zeiss: O-Inspect Multi-Sensor Measuring Machine

O-INSPECT measuring machines unite optical and contact measuring technology in a single system, thus covering a large range of parts and comprehensive analysis options. Instead of various special devices, O-INSPECT is all you need.

Heidenhain: Sealed Linear Encoders

Heidenhain’s sealed linear encoders from are protected from dust, chips and splash fluids and are ideal for operation on machine tools. Its accuracy grades are as fine as ± 2 μm with measuring steps as fine as 0.001 μm. Installation…

Kennametal: Narrow Slotting Cutter

Kennametal’s Narrow Slotting (KNS) cutter, with which automakers can separate cast exhaust manifolds and steering components. Equipment manufacturers can cost-effectively mill the clamping slots on shaft supports and stock collars. Power generation and electronics companies now have a more productive…

Universal Robots: e-Series Cobot

Universal Robots’s new e-Series cobot platform includes technology advances that enable faster development for a wider variety of applications. Improvements include the ability to economically address even more applications, thanks to greater precision and sensitivity provided by a built-in, tool-centric…

Fluke Process Instruments: New Industrial-Grade Thermal Imager

Fluke Process Instruments has launched a new line of thermal imagers. The thermal and visible light camera enables 24/7 process monitoring with automatic alarms for overheating or defined irregularities. Developed to meet today’s demanding industrial automation requirements, they support GigE…

CNC Software, Inc. – Mastercam 2019

CNC Software, Inc. has released Mastercam 2019, which was developed to streamline the manufacturing process from job setup to job completion. It increases machining productivity and reduces overall production costs with new 2D through multiaxis milling automation features, CAD and…

Seco Tools: T4-12 helical milling cutters

Seco Tools has expanded its popular family of T4-12 helical milling cutters to include five new cutters for economical and versatile roughing and semi-finishing operations. The addition of three metric and two imperial sizes makes Seco’s range of long-reach, replaceable-end…

transfluid DB 40220-3A-CNC Tube Bending Machine

transfluid DB 40220-3A-CNC Tube Bending Machine

transfluid’s DB 40220-3A-CNC ‘t bend’ tube bending machine has replaced the need to weld bends onto large tubes a long time ago, as it lowers the production costs. In addition to that, the bending systems save up to 60 percent…

Hwacheon D2-5AX - 5-Axis Vertical Machining Centre

Hwacheon D2-5AX – 5-Axis Vertical Machining Centre

Designed for “High Mix – Low Volume” manufacturing, Hwacheon: D2-5AX – 5-Axis Vertical Machining Centre Centre is available from 4+1 to full 5-axis, plus four different spindles are available for selection catering to many different application requirements and materials. It is well-designed for automated production with either Robot or Automated Workpiece Changer system.

Hermle C 52 U Five-Axis Machining Centre with HIMS

Hermle C 52 U Five-Axis Machining Centre with HIMS

Hermle C 52 U Five-Axis Machining Centre with HIMS provides diverse applications for full processing and finishing work with required degree of precision.

Walter Ewag: Laser Line Precision

The enhanced laser source offers highly efficient machining results for commercially available diamond cutting materials such as CBN, PKD, CVD-D and now also MKD.  Thanks to this further development, PKD materials can be machined up to 2.5 times faster and…

600UK: Clausing MillPWR CNC Milling Machine

600UK’s Clausing MillPWR CNC milling machine comes fitted with the Heidenhain Acu-Rite control system that offers flexibility and user-friendliness. It allows the creation and programming of complex parts to happen within minutes and can also manufacture one-offs and small batch…

Creaform: MetraSCAN 3D

Creaform’s portable optical CMM 3D scanner, the MetraSCAN 3D helps operators better manage processes and respond faster to the industry’s increasing quality control (QC) requirements—all without compromising the manufacturing throughput. Optical metrology provides measurement accuracy that is insensitive to the…

Walter Ewag Helitronic Vision 400 L tool grinding machine

Walter Ewag Helitronic Vision 400 L tool grinding machine

Walter Ewag Helitronic Vision 400 L tool grinding machine high-performance tool grinding machine is designed for machining rotationally symmetrical precision tools such as hob cutters, step drills and profile tools made of HM, HSS, ceramic, cermet and CBN.

Mapal: HTC Technology With Lean Contour

Mapal: HTC Technology With Lean Contour

Mapal’s hydraulic chuck incorporates a High Torque Chuck (HTC) technology with lean contour with the 3 deg back taper known from the shrink chuck.

Tornos: SwissDeco 26 And SwissDeco 36

Tornos has launched a new range of SwissDeco machines, the SwissDeco 26 And SwissDeco 36. Designed to tackle demanding tasks in any application field, they contain identical main and back machining operations and feature liquid cooling. Its bar diameter stretching…

transfluid: t bend DB2060-CNC Tube Bending Machine

transfluid’s t-bend DB2060-CNC is a precise engine manifold with two blade cutting, that effectively combines cutting, bending, and shaping. A significantly cleaner cut is ensured where two blades are used for cutting. This has the advantage that no deformation occurs…

Schneeberger: Minislide Micro Frictionless Tables

Schneeberger’s Minislide miniature tables MS 4 and 5, and MSQ 7, 9, 12 and 15 are characterised by a four track design. Compact and precise for maximum productivity, these miniature guideways provide a high level of smoothness. The guideways are…

Studer: favorit CNC Universal Cylindrical Grinder

Studer launched the favorit, a CNC universal cylindrical grinding machine with a 1,600 mm centre distance for long workpieces, and the capacity for single part and series production fitted with automation. Visible grinding process is possible with full enclosure. It…

Seco Tools - Jetstream Tooling High-Pressure Coolant

Seco Tools: Jetstream Tooling High-Pressure Coolant

Seco Tools’ Jetstream Tooling threading turning holders deliver a concentrated high-pressure jet of coolant —up to 150 bar/2,175 psi or hose connections for up to 275 bar/3,988 psi coolant inlets—to the optimum position close to the cutting edge making it possible to guide or steer chips a certain direction away from the cut.

Renishaw: SFP2 Surface Finish Measurement Probe

Renishaw’s SFP2, a surface finish measurement probe designed for use with the REVO 5-axis measurement system on coordinate measuring machines (CMMs), increases the REVO system’s surface finish measurement ability. The REVO system offers a multi-sensor capability with touch trigger, high…

Kennametal KBH10 For Hard Turning

Kennametal KBH10 For Hard Turning

Kennametal released the KBH10—an uncoated polycrystalline cubic boron nitride (PcBN) turning insert offering wear resistance needed to turn hardened metals up to 65 Rc and low cutting force, increasing tool life.

Arno Werkzeuge Holder With Targeted Coolant

Arno Werkzeuge Holder With Targeted Coolant

Arno Werkzeuge is expanding its product range with through tool coolant holders integrated with precise coolants straight to the cutting edge.

Friggi’s ONL 850 HSS high-speed carbide bandsaw machine brings bandsawing to within cutting rates of large disc saws.  The use of high-efficiency DC motors and large ballscrew feed, along with highly robust build combined with blade rotational speeds of up to 300 meters per minute ensures extreme cutting rates.

Friggi ONL 850 HSS bandsaw

Friggi’s ONL 850 HSS high-speed carbide bandsaw machine brings bandsawing to within cutting rates of large disc saws.  The use of high-efficiency DC motors and large ballscrew feed, along with highly robust build combined with blade rotational speeds of up to 300 meters per minute ensures extreme cutting rates.

Haimer: Safe-Lock

Haimer Safe-Lock

Haimer’s Safe-Lock pull out protection system ensures safe cutting tool clamping. Special drive keys in the tool holder perfectly match the spiral shaped grooves on the cutting tool shank, thus creating frictional clamping forces and a positive locking form-fit.

Faro CAM2 2018 3D Measurement Software Platform

Faro CAM2 2018 software platform enables users to realise the high-level performance with all Faro metrology products across industries, leveraging the full range of hardware features and functionality—through updates for the latest software and patches. It is supported by the…

Ametek Twin Column Materials Tester

Ametek Twin Column Materials Tester

Ametek Lloyd Instruments’ new LD series of twin column materials testers has five models with capacities ranging from five to 100 kN, featuring extra-large working area of 452 mm; crosshead travel up to 1070 mm extendable to 1669 mm, and wide speed range. Mounted above a floor-standing compression cage, simple change of grips enables modular machines to suit testing needs.

Yaskawa Motoman: Six-Axis HC10 Collaborative Robot (Cobot)

Yaskawa Motoman: Six-Axis HC10 Collaborative Robot (Cobot)

Yaskawa Motoman’s six-axis HC10 cobot works safely with or near humans by stopping in the event of contact with an operator.

Walter: Insert Grades WPV10 And WPV20 For Perform Turning Tools

Walter: Insert Grades WPV10 And WPV20 For Perform Turning Tools

WPV10 and WPV20 are the latest insert grades that Walter USA has introduced to its Perform line of turning tools.

Tungaloy: TungForce Rec End Mills

Tungaloy TungForce Rec End Mills

Tungaloy has successfully designed the insert of its TungForce Rec line of end mills with a “V” bottom that fits into a mating “V” bottom pocket on the tool.

Sumitomo Electrical Carbide: AC8000P Series Grades For Steel Turning

Sumitomo Electrical Carbide: AC8000P Series Grades For Steel Turning

Sumitomo Electrical Carbide AC8000P have made available a series of three grades for steel turning to meet a range of application requirements. They feature an Absotech platinum Chemical Vapour Deposition coating for longer tool life and an overall cost reduction in steel cutting.

Mitsubishi MR-J4-GF Servo Amplifier

Mitsubishi MR-J4-GF Servo Amplifier

The MR-J4-GF servo amplifier by Mitsubishi Electric Automation has been integrated with safety features of CC-Link IE Field, an open, 1-gigabit industrial Ethernet automation network, facilitating industrial communication.

Mazak Variaxis i-300 Simultaneous Five-Axis Machining Centre

Mazak Variaxis i-300 Simultaneous Five-Axis Machining Centre

Mazak Variaxis i-300 Simultaneous Five-Axis Machining Centre (VMC) includes a high-capacity auto work changer for flexibility and efficiency. Designed for automated small- to medium-size part-processing operations, the VMC is suited for machining aluminium and other nonferrous metals for various industries, including aerospace, medical and automotive.

Marposs i-Wave2 Handheld Gage

Marposs i-Wave2 Handheld Gage

Marposs Corporation has launched a maintenance, repair and overhaul inspection and tooling solution, the i-Wave2 Handheld Gage, designed primarily for easy usage. With its 4.57 cm colour display and wireless bluetooth technology, users are able to obtain measurements without the aid of a computer.

KastoWin AMC

Kasto’s sawing system for additively manufactured parts, the KastoWin AMC, is an automatic band saw designed for individual offcuts of additively manufactured components. The saw’s 180 deg turning device rotates workpieces, decreasing wear on the saw blade.

igus R4.1L Series Of Enclosed Energy Tubes

igus R4.1L Series Of Enclosed Energy Tubes

igus R4.1L Series Of Enclosed Energy Tubes For applications in metalworking where energy tubes come into contact with hot chips, motion plastics specialist igus.

Hoffman Group Garant Disc Brushes

Hoffman Group Garant Disc Brushes

Hoffman Group Garant Disc Brushes The Hoffmann Group has designed its new Garant disc brushes for precise deburring, edge filleting and surface finishing of milled, flat precision parts.

GF Machining Solutions: Form P 350 Die Sinking Electrical Discharge Machining

GF Machining Solutions Form P 350 Die Sinking Electrical Discharge Machining

GF Machining Solutions: Form P 350 Die Sinking Electrical Discharge Machining features and integrated technologies said to enhance productivity and profitability.

Doosan Machine Tools DMP 500/2SP Vertical Machining Centre

Doosan Machine Tools DMP 500/2SP Vertical Machining Centre

The DMP 500/2SP is Doosan Machine Tools’ latest addition to its existing line of vertical machining centres. Compared to single-spindle machining centres, this model has two spindles and two automatic toolchangers(ATCs). The system effectively doubles productivity by machining two parts simultaneously, reducing work loading, unloading and idle times.

Big Kaiser Base Master Red And Base Master Mini Machine Tool Sensors

Big Kaiser Base Master Red And Base Master Mini Machine Tool Sensors

Big Kaiser Base Master Red And Base Master Mini Machine Tool Sensors The Base Master Red and Base Master Mini, introduced by Big Kaiser, are part of the Base Master family of sensors.

Walter Tool Life App

Walter Tool Life App

Walter’s Tool Life app is for visualising and analysing tool data. The browser-based user interface can be called up universally via the intranet network of the relevant customer. The user interface has improved menu navigation handling, while a newly structured database in the background enhances performance. The app does not need a code to identify the tools for the system. This means that users benefit from multi-device functionality and flexible working.

Vargus Groovex GrooVical Rake Grooving Insert

Vargus GROOVEX GrooVical Rake Grooving

The Groovex GrooVical by Vargus has now grown to feature grooving and turning applications, in the form of a new close to shoulder positive rake grooving insert Vargus GROOVEX GrooVical Rake Grooving

Star SU Samputensili SG 160 Sky Grind Dry-Grinding Machine

Star SU Samputensili SG 160 Sky Grind Dry-Grinding Machine

Star SU Samputensili SG 160 Sky Grind Dry-Grinding Machine The Samputensili SG 160 Sky Grind dry-grinding machine by Star SU is designed to grind gears without using coolant.

Starrag: Droop+Rein FOGS Heavy Duty High Gantry Machine

Starrag: Droop+Rein FOGS HD 6-axis machining center

Starrag’s Droop+Rein FOGS Heavy Duty high gantry machine has an X-axis of 3,000 to 31,000 mm; a Y-axis of 3,000 to 6,000 mm and a Z-axis of 1,500 to 2,500 mm.

Num Flexium+ CNC platform

Num Flexium+ CNC platform

Num’s Flexium+ CNC platform is a tool management system at for manufacturers operating multiple CNC machine tools. It is suitable for complex high-end milling applications, as well as HSM applications in the mould and die market.

NextSense Osiris Hot Measuring System

NextSense Osiris Hot Measuring System

The NextSense Osiris Hot Measuring System is an optical measurement instrument used primarily for profile measurement and surface inspection, suited for use in the rail manufacturing sector.

MöllerWerke: CompleteLine Protective Machinery Cover System

MöllerWerke: CompleteLine Protective Machinery Cover System

The complete line series by MöllerWerke is a system for protective machinery cover system on milling machines in stand-mounted versions. Complete line protective machinery cover system are often protected by covers on the right and left sides and on the…

Kapp Niles KX 260 Dynamic Generating Gear Grinding Machines

Kapp Niles KX 260 Dynamic Generating Gear Grinding Machines

Kapp Niles KX 260 Dynamic generating gear grinding machine’s concept makes it possible to minimise the auxiliary process times and to reduce set-up times.

J D Neuhaus Mini Series Air Hoists

J D Neuhaus Mini Series Air Hoists

J D Neuhaus Mini Series Air Hoists integrated near field communication sensor and service app, Mini 500 has a 20% increase over speeds achieved by the previous model.

Hoffmann: Garant Tool24 PickOne

Hoffmann Garant Tool24 PickOne

Hoffmann’s Garant Tool24 PickOne enables stock monitoring of classic C-items, such as index able inserts, grinding wheels and protective gloves.

Heller HF Series 5-Axis Machining Centres

Heller HF Series 5-Axis Machining Centres

Heller’s HF Series 5-axis machining centres comprise the HF 3500 and HF 5500 models. The main target groups for this new machine concept are the automotive industry, its suppliers and the general machine building industry.

Georg Ultraturn T turbines

Georg Ultraturn T

Georg: Ultraturn T is an extra-large turning centre for turbines design with integrated drilling and milling unit, an automatic turbine measuring system.

Faro Design ScanArm 2.0

Faro Design ScanArm 2.0 has a FaroBlu laser line probe HD that incorporates advanced blue laser technology and rapid scanning of up to 600,000 points per second.

Datakit CAD Data Exchange Software

Datakit CAD Data Exchange Software conversion tools

CAD Data Exchange Software conversion tools Datakit’s new version of CrossManager, CrossCad/Plg and CrossCad/Ware adds several improvements to Datakit’s interfaces. These applications can now read new versions of CAD formats: SOLIDWORKS 2018, NX 12 and DWG 2018.

Amba “All-In-One” Bolt Production Machine

Amba “All-In-One” Bolt Production Machine

Amba’s “All-in-one” machine allows for the production of upset bolt blanks of 60 to 200 mm in length at a rate of up to 400 bolts per minute or 24,000 pieces per hour. In contrast, bolts in lengths between 160 and 180 mm are typically produced at a rate of 60 pieces per minute.

Radan: 2018 R1 CAD/CAM Software

The Radan 2018 R1 will focus on CAD/CAM and Industry 4.0, and includes a number of items with new functionality. An example of this is Radmanager. The system now accepts feedback from the shop floor regarding the cutting progress. This…

OSG: Ceramic End Mill Series

OSG’s ceramic end mill series is for high-speed machining at high temperatures in difficult-to-machine materials such as Inconel 718. Two types of ceramic end mills are included in the series—the CM-RMS peripheral cutting edge type and CM-CRE end cutting edge…

Okuma: 2SP-2500H Two-Spindle Lathe

Okuma: 2SP-2500H Two-Spindle Lathe

The 2SP-2500H lathe by Okuma integrates two lathes into one unit with a standard loader for continuous front and back work.

Makino EDF Series Sinker Machine

Makino EDF Series Sinker Machine

Makino’s EDF sinker machines now come in a new design with feed rates up to 5,000 mm per min in the X and Y axis.

LVD: Electra FL 3015 Fibre Laser Cutting Machine

LVD: Electra FL 3015 Fibre Laser Cutting Machine

LVD: Electra FL 3015 Fibre Laser Cutting Machine eight kW fibre laser cutting machine can maintain two G acceleration speed while cutting.

EOS IPCM M Pro Material Handling Module additive manufacturing

EOS IPCM M Pro Material Handling Module

The EOS IPCM M Pro Material Handling Module for the company’s additive manufacturing (AM) printers. It is equipped with a process chamber door with coupling points to connect with the module and material containers.

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Creaform: SmartDent 3D

Creaform’s SmartDent 3D is a non-destructive testing system for 3D assessments of dent damages located on aircraft surfaces, and includes a HandyScan 3D scanner and SmartDent 3D surface inspection software.

Chiron: DZ08 FX Machining Centre

Chiron: DZ08 FX Machining Centre

Chiron’s double-spindle machining centre DZ08 FX has a maximum torque of 7 Nm at a power of 14 kW and reaches a speed of up to 40,000 rpm with a run-up time of 1.9 seconds. The dynamics are demonstrated by an acceleration of 10 m per s2 in the X axis, 17 m per s2 in the Y axis, and 20 m per sq in the Z axis.

Cheto: SiC Deep-Hole Drilling & Milling Machine

Cheto: SiC Deep-Hole Drilling & Milling Machine

Cheto’s SiC machine can perform machining with five sides with a maximum angle of -25 deg/+25 deg. The kinematics allows the machining of five sides with one setup and a working angle of -90 deg/+45 deg.

ChemCoaters: InterCoat ChemGuard Corrosion Protection

ChemCoaters: InterCoat ChemGuard Corrosion Protection

The InterCoat ChemGuard corrosion protection by ChemCoaters uses a type of coating technology that reacts with zinc to form a permanent, covalent bond on the surface of the metal for corrosion protection on galvanised steel.

CFT Rizzardi: Mag 20/2 Tool Magazine

CFT Rizzardi: Mag 20/2 Tool Magazine

The Mag 20/2 tool magazine by CFT Rizzardi contains 320 tools in small sizes of 1,200 x 1,200 mm with 2,250 mm heights, positioned on two storage plates each with 160 tools. The capacity can be further increased by using additional magazine plates with 160 tools in each case.

CamInstructor: Online CNC Courses

CamInstructor: Online CNC Courses

CamInstructor has new online CNC programming training courses for manufacturers. The course offerings are designed for people new to CNC machine tool programming as well as for more experienced programmers who may need a refresher or get up to speed on the latest software release.

Burgsmuller: WM 250-8000 Whirling Machine

The WM 250-8000 whirling machine from Burgsmuller allows for +/- seven micrometres pitch diameter tolerance during the hard whirling of ball screw spindles over the entire machining length. A third prism-jaw self-centring steady rest with user-selectable position serves to fix…

Big Kaiser: EWE Digital Boring Head

The EWE digital boring head can connect to Big Kaiser’s smartphone and tablet app. The app helps operators determine optimal cutting parameters for their tool assemblies, and displays changes in cutting diameters. It also logs the tool adjustment history for future reference.

Anca: FCP4 Drill Grinder

Anca: FCP4 Drill Grinder

Anca’s FCP4 Drill Grinder can produce drills from 0.8 to 4 mm on a single machine. From a high speed steel blank, the machine grinds the flute, relief and point producing a finished drill. It has grinding and dressing operations with the company’s Motion CNC and drive technology. The flute shape is adjusted by CNC and form dressed on the machine.

The Universal Robots UR3 robot is a compact lightweight 11 kg table-top robot with a payload of 3 kg, equipped with 360-degree rotatable wrist joints and an infinitely rotatable end joint.

Universal Robots: Table-Top Robot

The Universal Robots UR3 robot is a compact lightweight 11 kg table-top robot with a payload of 3 kg, equipped with 360-degree rotatable wrist joints and an infinitely rotatable end joint.

Tailift: Punching Press

Tailift: Punching Press

Tailift’s Elektro Servo ES23 is a punching press that features higher speed and precision while being energy-saving.

Seco: Insert Grades

Seco: Insert Grades

Seco has released three insert grades TP2501, TP1501 and TP0501, for steel turning with Duratomic coating technology to provide improved toughness, heat resistance and chemical inertness. This lengthens tool life and offers the potential for higher cutting speeds.

Schuler: Monoblock Servo Press

Schuler: Monoblock Servo Press

Schuler: Monoblock Servo Press has released the MSD-400, a servo press with a force of 400 metric tonnes that increases flexibility and efficiency of manufacturing, and hence productivity.

Sandvik Coromant: Insert

Sandvik Coromant: Insert

Sandvik Coromant insert has introduced the GC4305, an insert for steel turning to maximise metal removal rates, shorten processing times and enable good component quality. It offers high cutting data, an ability to withstand high temperatures, and has a wear-resistant Inveio coating to achieve long tool life. The insert can also be used for dry machining.

PTC & Stratasys: 3D CAD Software

PTC & Stratasys: 3D CAD Software

PTC & Stratasys: 3D CAD Software is an integrated workflow developed by PTC and Stratasys, in a joint effort to enable users a seamless workflow from design to 3D print.

Perceptron: 3D Laser Scanning System

Perceptron: 3D Laser Scanning System

Perceptron has released the SMART3D, a portable laser scanning system for reverse engineering and modelling sectors. It offers a fully integrated automatic rotary table that allows for full 360 deg real-time scanning of parts without the need for targets or best fit alignment, a scanning volume of 200 mm x 225 mm x 225 mm, and an ‘Auto Rescan’ feature.

NCG CAM: Software

NCG CAM: Software

NCG CAM Solutions Limited have released the NCG CAM v14 software bearing new features such as 5-axis along curve machining, UV surface machining to generate machining passes, tools to align 3+2 axis boundary planes. It has an ability to cover pockets, change the background colour or translucency of all surfaces.

Kennametal: Hydraulic Chuck

Kennametal: Hydraulic Chuck

Kennametal has launched a universal hydraulic chuck, the HydroForce HT, which can maximise high-torque performance in all rotating applications.

Kemper: Mobile Extraction And Filter Unit

Kemper: Mobile Extraction And Filter Unit

Kemper has added the MaxiFil Clean, a system with cleanable filter, to its line of mobile extraction and filter units.

HAAS Automation: Spindle

HAAS Automation: Spindle

The DT-1 Drill/Tap centre from HAAS Automation is now available with a 20,000 revolutions
per minute (rpm) inline direct-drive spindle that enables users to run higher feedrates for small tools and high speed machining operations.

FARO: 3D Metrology Software

FARO: 3D Metrology Software

The FARO CAM2 Measure 10.5 is a software developed for the FaroArm, FARO Laser ScanArm and FARO Laser Tracker.

Widia: High-Precision Collet Chuck

Widia: High-Precision Collet Chuck

Widia has developed a universal, high-precision collet chuck offering use in multiple applications (milling, drilling, reaming, and tapping), while maintaining runout accuracies of 0.003 mm at 3xD.

Tsugami: Laser Cutting System

Tsugami: Laser Cutting System

The Tsugami S206II with IMG 400LS laser cutting system combines six-axis Swiss machining with laser cutting on one machine, allowing manufacturers to perform both operations with a single setup.

Walter: Carbide Drilling Tools

Walter: Carbide Drilling Tools

Walter has developed the DC170 and is offering the first two models in dimensions 16xDc and 20xDc. The drill offers more process reliability, stability, running smoothness and efficiency than carbide drills with traditional geometries.

Sutton Tools: High Productivity Tap

Sutton Tools: High Productivity Tap

Sutton Tools has extended its Black Magic Family of Tap range that enables component manufacturers to achieve productivity while minimising tap inventory.

Studer: Internal Grinding

Studer: Internal Grinding

Studer has developed the S131 and S151 grinding machines, following the success they had with the S141.

Sandvik Coromant Vibration Damper

Sandvik Coromant Vibration Damper

The vibration damper from Sandvik Coromant helps to maintain stable production during deep hole machining operations. Using the machine control adjustment unit, the device allows operators to step away from the machine and manage process modification without hand tools or the risk of personal injury.

GOM Measurement And Evaluation Software

GOM Measurement And Evaluation Software

GOM Measurement And Evaluation Software has developed the V8 version of its measurement and evaluation software, GOM Inspect Professional. One of the functions enables the tracking of movements and deviations in real time. The live module allows Atos 3D scanners to trace single points as well as complete component geometries in space.

Iscar: High Speed Spindle

Iscar: High Speed Spindle

Iscar has developed the SpinJet, a coolant driven high-speed spindle.

Aicon Automated Scanning In Production

Aicon Automated Scanning In Production

The Aicon Automated Scanning In Production stereoScan white light scanner can capture minimal deviations and delicate structures with high accuracy (<0.1 mm). In contrast to a coordinate measuring machine which touches single points, the scanner captures the entire surface of the component.

igus: CF27.D Chainflex Cables

igus CF27.D Chainflex Cables

The igus CF27.D Chainflex Cables series by igus have a minimum bend radius of 7.5 times the cable diametre, and are suitable for use in small installation spaces and dynamic applications, for example in gantries.

Witte Modular Clamping Chucks

Witte Modular Clamping Chucks

Witte Modular Clamping Chucks, available in dimensions of 200 x 300 mm, 300 x 400 mm and 400 x 600 mm, allows an expansion of the clamping surface in two directions. When using larger single or several individual plates, corresponding formats up to the multiple of the initial chuck are possible.

Open Mind hyperMill Virtual Machining

Open Mind hyperMill Virtual Machining

Open Mind’s hyperMill virtual machining software generates a bi-directional communication link between the machine control and the software for process control and optimisation. This allows for virtual mapping of the actual processes so that machining operations can be evaluated, checked and optimised before running the job.

Mitsubishi Materials: MPS1 Drill 10 & 40xD Flute Length

Mitsubishi Materials MPS1 Drill 10 & 40xD Flute Length

Mitsubishi Material’s MPS1 drill series has been expanded with the addition of a long type, from 10 up to 40xD lengths with optimised curved cutting edges for improved penetration at the depths. The cutting edges and Z-thinning point geometry requires lower thrust. Mitsubishi Materials: MPS1 Drill 10 & 40xD Flute Length

Mastercam CAD/CAM Software

Mastercam’s latest version of its CAD/CAM software features dynamic motion toolpaths that maximises safe engagement and can reduce cycle times by 25 to 75 percent.

Kurt: DoveLock Jaws

Kurt: DoveLock Jaws

The DoveLock Quick Change Jaw System from Kurt is reversible, and allows milling into the changeable jaw plates using the full volume of jaw material. It also gives allows for the machining of multiple steps on the same pair of jaw plates. By rotating the jaw plates and machining different steps on both sides, fewer jaw plates are required for those jobs requiring different steps.

Kasto: KastoMicut A 2.6

Kasto: KastoMicut A 2.6

The automatic swing-frame KastoMicut A 2.6 band saw is designed for cutting tubes, sections and solid materials to length and for mitre cutting. Its cutting range extends to 260 mm for round stock and 310 x 260 mm for flat stock. Mitre cuts are possible on both sides from -45 to +60 degrees. The mitre angle is continuously adjustable, as is the cutting speed, which can be set from 20 to 110 m per minute.

Hyprostatik: Hydrostatic Centre Spindles

Hyprostatik: Hydrostatic Centre Spindles

The hydrostatic centre spindles from Hyprostatik take radial and axial forces as well as tilt torque, also usable as work head, allowing parts to be worked from both sides or as hollow tailstock for grinding shafts outside and inside.

Hwacheon C1 Turning Centre

Hwacheon C1 Turning Centre

Hwacheon’s C1 turning centre has a travelling column design, and with orthogonal X, Y and Z-axes, it combines the machining quality of a flatbed lathe with the production characteristics of a machining centre.

Heimatec CyberCon4 Sensor System

Heimatec CyberCon4 Sensor System

The CyberCon4 sensor system by Heimatec can be used to measure various tool parameters such as operating time, rpm, temperature or humidity.

Element Six: CTB004 PCD Range

Element Six: CTB004 PCD Range

Synthetic diamond producer Element Six has introduced the new grade CTB004 to its polycrystalline diamond (PCD) range for the automotive industry. The grade is able to deliver workpiece surface finish in both engine and chassis applications, and is suited for cutting of aluminium alloys where high surface finish is required alongside higher wear resistance.

Behringer: HBE320-523GA Bandsaw Machine

Behringer: HBE320-523GA Bandsaw Machine

Behringer’s new automatic mitre-cutting bandsaw machine HBE320-523GA covers the steel construction sector and the steel trade.

THK: SRG Roller Guide Series

THK: SRG Roller Guide Series

THK: SRG Roller Guide Series The SRG Roller Guide series from THK has a new ultra-long block available, for added rigidity and loading capacity.

SMTCL: EHC125300 CNC Horizontal Lathe

SMTCL: EHC125300 CNC Horizontal Lathe

SMTCL: EHC125300 CNC Horizontal Lathe The machine also can handle parts up to three metres in length, as well as shaft parts weighing up to 4,990 kg.

Kelch: Safecontrol III

Kelch: Safecontrol III

Kelch: Safecontrol III is developed to measure the pull force of the machine spindle, and spans a measuring range from two to 100 KN.

SG Transmission: High Torque Brake

SG Transmission: High Torque Brake

The high torque, electromagnetic toothed brake from SG Transmission is suitable for applications including machine tools and cranes where an extremely high holding force is required.

Seco Tools: Steadyline Turning/Boring Bars (60 mm & 80 mm)

Seco Tools: Steadyline Turning/Boring Bars (60 mm & 80 mm)

The Steadyline vibration-dampening tooling system from Seco Tools now includes 60 mm and 80 mm diameter sizes for large and deep bore operations. Seco Tools: Steadyline Turning/Boring Bars (60 mm & 80 mm) These larger sizes are for use in oil and gas applications as general machining of workpieces.

PCI: Twin Spindle Meteor CNC Machining Centre

PCI: Twin Spindle Meteor CNC Machining Centre

The Meteor from PCI is a CNC machining centre that offers configurations between four and five axes. The machine has been designed with a double spindle for automotive applications, and can be either gantry loaded or equipped with an automated pallet changer.

Open Mind: Hypermill CAM Software

Open Mind: Hypermill CAM Software

Open Mind’s Hypermill CAM Software features a range of machining strategies, from 2.5D and 3D solutions for high-speed cutting to 5-axis machining and mill turning. Special packages for machining of impeller, blisk and blade machining can also be found.

igus: R2.1 Chip-Repellent Energy Tubes

igus: R2.1 Chip-Repellent Energy Tubes

The sealed R2.1 series energy-tubes from igus are for use in moving applications to keep metal chips out. The tubes consist of two parts: a link and a crossbar that functions as a form-fit lid.

Hainbuch: Maxxos T211 Mandrel

Hainbuch: Maxxos T211 Mandrel

The Maxxos T211 mandrel from Hainbuch has a hexagonal pyramid shape instead of a round taper. The segmented clamping bushing with an inside hexagon shape fits onto the clamping pyramid.

Diebold: JetSleeve 2.0

Diebold: JetSleeve 2.0

The JetSleeve 2.0 shrink chuck by Diebold has a run-out accuracy of three microns at 3xD, and provides coolant supply at speeds up to 50,000 rpm.

Bosch: Connected Industrial Sensor Solution

Bosch: Connected Industrial Sensor Solution

The Connected Industrial Sensor Solution is a multi-sensor device by Bosch. It contains seven different sensors and is able to detect motions as well as environmental conditions.

Vectorcam: Multiple Clamping Function

Vectorcam: Multiple Clamping Function

The CAD/CAM software Vectorcam has added a multiple clamping function. Through the simultaneous clamping of more workpieces, whether on a table or on a tower, runtimes on the CNC machine could be reduced.

Tornos: Swiss DT 26

Tornos: Swiss DT 26

The Swiss DT 26 from Tornos is a 5-axis turning centre with two C-axes. The turning centre has a 10.5 kW motor on both front and rear spindles that run up to 10,000 rpm.

Wenzel Metromec: Metrosoft Quartis 15

Wenzel Metromec: Metrosoft Quartis 15

Metromec Quartis R15 released by Wenzel Metromec has numerous added features. Additional functions in the work window “Feature data” display results directly, before the report is created at the end of the measurement program.

Simufact Engineering: Forming Simulation Software Simufact Forming 14

Simufact Engineering: Forming Simulation Software Simufact Forming 14

Simufact Forming 14 provides a graphical user interface that simplifies modelling and evaluation of simulation results. A new function is the pressure welding module which enables the simulation of joining processes by pressure and heat.

Tungaloy: Positive Insert Line

Tungaloy: Positive Insert Line

Tungaloy is adding a positive insert line to its existing FW and SW turning wiper insert range for general turning operations. Wiper inserts allow running at up to double the recommended feed rate of a normal insert while still providing a surface quality a double that of a normal insert.

Renishaw: Void Scanner

Renishaw: Void Scanner

Renishaw’s Void Scanner is a cavity monitoring system that is used in mining and civil engineering industries to produce accurate 3D laser scans of voids where access is limited, dangerous or prohibited.

Omax: GlobalMax Abrasive Waterjet System

Omax: GlobalMax Abrasive Waterjet System

The GlobalMax abrasive waterjet system from Omax will measure 3,100 mm by 1,645 mm with a 3,050 mm by 1,530 mm cutting bed size. The system has closed loop, brushless servo motors, as well as anodised drive system components.

Okuma: MA-12500HW Horizontal Machining Centre

Okuma: MA-12500HW Horizontal Machining Centre

Okuma’s MA-12500HW horizontal machining is suitable for large-part aerospace machining. The machine’s maximum load capacity is 5,000 kg. The W axis has a maximum tool length of 1,100 mm. Both the standard 50-taper, 6,000-rpm, 60/50-hp spindle; a 12,000-rpm wide-range spindle or a 4,500-rpm heavy-duty spindle are available.

Iscar: R3P, M3P And F3P Chipformers

Iscar: R3P, M3P And F3P Chipformers

Iscar introduces three new chipformers: The R3P, M3P and F3P. All three chipformers has a reinforced cutting edge with positive rake angles for smooth cutting and reduced cutting forces. Iscar: R3P, M3P And F3P Chipformers

Kasto: KastoMicut Series

Kasto: KastoMicut Series

The KastoMicut series of band saws have a cutting range of 260 mm for round stock and 310 by 260 mm for flat stock. Mitre cuts are possible from -45 to +60 degrees. The mitre angle is continuously adjustable, as is the cutting speed, which can be set from 20 to 120 m per minute. A torsionally rigid, vibration-damped cast iron frame provides support for the saw blade.

Hypertherm: FlushCut Consumables

Hypertherm: FlushCut Consumables

Hypertherm’s FlushCut consumables are compatible with Powermax105 and 125 systems, and has an angled nozzle bore that delivers the plasma arc at a 45-degree angle.

Hexagon: PC-DMIS 2017 R1

Hexagon: PC-DMIS 2017 R1

The first release of Hexagon’s PC-DMIS 2017 measurement software has several new features. Basic scanning operations are extended to QuickMeasure tools, while a new measurement strategy for AutoFeature Plane enables discrete point selection. QuickFeature selection is also now available in the Live View on optical CMMs.

DMG Mori: CLX 350

DMG Mori: CLX 350

The CLX 350 has a footprint of less than 5 m sq, and machines bar material of 51 mm in diameter, with 65 mm diameter also available as an option.

Bruker: ContourGT-X Surface Scanner

Bruker: ContourGT-X Surface Scanner

The Contour GT-X by Bruker has a self-calibrating, metrology optimising laser reference, automated measurement capabilities (focus, intensity, tip/tilt head, staging, FOV) and nanometer-scale resolution on high-contour surfaces.

Blum: TC64-Digilog Wireless

Blum: TC64-Digilog Wireless

The primary area of application of Blum’s TC63-Digilog is on large milling, turning and turning/milling machines, in which the system must be used together with extensions and elbows in order to reach the various measuring points.

Cogsdill: Micro Roller Burnishing Tools

Cogsdill: Micro Roller Burnishing Tools

The Micro Roller burnishing tools by Cogsdill are suitable for use, where limited space is available, on multi-spindle automatic and screw type machines. Cogsdill: Micro Roller Burnishing Tools

Cognex: In-Sight Laser Profiler

Cognex: In-Sight Laser Profiler

The In-Sight Laser Profiler by Cognex is a measurement system that verifies part dimensions. Applications include the automotive and electronics industry.

Heimatec: Adjustable Tool Holder For Gear Hobbing

Heimatec: Adjustable Tool Holder For Gear Hobbing

A gear cutter can be mounted on the adjustable tool holder from Heimatec so that gear hobbing can be performed directly on the tool turret and/or the milling spindle of a lathe.

Hoffmann: Garant MasterSteel PickPocket

Hoffmann: Garant MasterSteel PickPocket

Hoffmann’s Garant MasterSteel PickPocket is suitable for milling slots and pockets, as well as for side milling, ramping and helical milling. It has three cutting edges and a drill tip recessed towards the milling shaft.

Makino: a120nx Horizontal Machining Centre

Makino: a120nx Horizontal Machining Centre

The a120nx is Makino’s largest machining platform within the nx-series, and is built to for oversized structural components for industrial equipment, diesel engines and semiconductor manufacturing.

OGP: SmartScope Zip Advance 250

OGP: SmartScope Zip Advance 250

The SmartScope Zip Advance 250 is has a 1.0 x adapter tube and a 2.0 x replacement lens combination which yields a 38 mm working distance.

Schunk: Tendo Slim 4ax Toolholder

Schunk: Tendo Slim 4ax Toolholder

The Tendo Slim 4ax toolholder by Schunk is designed to combine the outside geometry of heat shrinking mountings with its hydraulic expansion technology.

Takumi: H10 Double-Column Machining Centre

Takumi: H10 Double-Column Machining Centre

Takumi’s H10 double-column machining centre’s rigidity and thermal stability makes it suitable for parts that require fast processing, high precision and quality surface finish, such as die and mould, aerospace and other high-speed applications.

Zeiss: Comet L3D 2 3D Sensor

Zeiss: Comet L3D 2 3D Sensor

The Comet L3D 2 by Zeiss uses fringe projection with multiple lasers to measure 3D data. It automatically recognises changes in vibration and exposure, and its light yield and high measuring speed help to capture data on different object surfaces.

TaeguTec: ChaseMold RTMX And RTHX Five-cutting Edge Insert Lines

TaeguTec: ChaseMold RTMX And RTHX Five-cutting Edge Insert Lines

TaeguTec has launched two new five-cutting edge insert lines – the RTMX and RTHX – with related cutters dedicated to stainless steel and difficult-to-cut materials used.

Siemens: Solid Edge ST9 Software For CAD

Siemens: Solid Edge ST9 Software For CAD

Siemens has launched the new Solid Edge ST9 software for mainstream CAD. It allows easy access to the full capabilities of Solid Edge with cloud-based licensing, user preferences, and collaboration tools.

Faro: Factory Robo-Imager Mobile

Faro: Factory Robo-Imager Mobile

The Faro Factory Robo-Imager Mobile combines optical 3D measurement with robot technology. It pairs a metrology-grade 3D sensor with a human-collaborative robot integrated on a mobile cart that can be moved to wherever measurement tasks are required.

Sandvik Coromant: Corobore 826

Sandvik Coromant: Corobore 826

Sandvik Coromant has taken another step in the development of fine boring technology by introducing CoroBore 826, a groundbreaking high-precision (HP) coolant tool for trouble-free machining and close hole tolerances.

Schaeffler: MTKUSE Telescopic Actuator

Schaeffler: MTKUSE Telescopic Actuator

Schaeffler has developed the MTKUSE telescopic actuator for secondary axes such as in pick-and-place applications or for tool transfer. Three precision linear ball bearing and guideway assemblies are arranged on top of one another, making the possible travel distance more than twice that of the basic actuator.

Renishaw: Primo System With Primo Radio Part Setter And Primo Radio 3D Tool Setter

Renishaw: Primo System With Primo Radio Part Setter And Primo Radio 3D Tool Setter

The Primo system by Renishaw consists of a radio part setter and a radio 3D tool setter, enabling automated onmachine part setting, part inspection and tool setting. There is therefore no need for offline manual tool setting equipment.

Okuma: GA26W Grinder

Okuma: GA26W Grinder

Okuma’s new GA26W high speed, compact grinder is equipped with the intelligent OSP-P300G CNC control. The open architecture OSP-P control runs on a Windows-based platform and fully integrates the machine, motors, drives and encoders.

Makino: D300 5-axis Vertical Machining Centre

Makino: D300 5-axis Vertical Machining Centre

This 5-axis machining centre is designed specifically for small, complex, 3-D contouring of high-quality part production as typically seen in aerospace machining, medical manufacturing, high-end job shop and die/mould applications.

LVD: Cadman-SDI Smart Drawing Importer Module

LVD: Cadman-SDI Smart Drawing Importer Module

LVD’s new Cadman-SDI module simplifies 2D and 3D CAD file import and calculation of cost drivers so users can quickly and accurately create job estimates.

Walter: Porcupine Milling Cutters

Walter: Porcupine Milling Cutters

The new M4256, M4257 and M4258 porcupine milling cutters are versatile in terms of both the range of applications and the materials for which they can be used, which include steel, cast iron, stainless steels, and difficult-to-cut materials.