Boring Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools

BIG KAISER IMTS Booth W-1600 Full of Innovation and Action

June 21, 2016

Hoffman Estates, IL – BIG KAISER is continuing down the path of digital tooling innovation with the introduction of the EWD EVO, a digital boring head designed with a single goal in mind—making the life of an operator as easy as possible. It will be synched with the new BIG KAISER smartphone and tablet app, which was developed to enhance user friendliness while assembling and running BIG... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Accuracy, 3-Jaw Chuck has side-loading design.

May 24, 2016

Balanced by 2 weights, Model 620 chuck is side loaded between jaws as necessitated by part geometry and needs to rest on small boss at end of slot. This 6 in. dia, 3-jaw chuck with 1 in. dia counterbore (hidden) also features sub-jaws and inserts. When removed and re-installed, changeable insert stop pads repeat to 1/10,000 TIR. Accuracies range from 0.001–0.00001 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Face Grooving Tools operate as single or twin cutters.

May 4, 2016

Designed to fit large diameter Series 318 and Series 319 SW twin-cutter boring heads, Face Grooving Insert Holders can be used as single or twin cutter grooving tools for 2.087–118 in. diameters. Design allows for grooving depth up to .472 in., with minimum width of .079 in. and maximum of .375 in. Using boring tools as twin cutters, with simultaneous adjustment in radius and length, allows feed rate to be increased. Using cutters in diameter offset operation enables groove width up to .472 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vibration Dampening Boring Heads promote productivity, precision.

February 26, 2016

Precision boring heads, EWN and EWD Smart Damper, eliminate vibration in deep-hole finish boring. Distance from damping mechanism to cutting edge (vibration source) produces damping effects to tool assembly to minimize chatter/vibration and thereby promote surface finish quality as well as metal removal rates. While EWN heads feature dial with Ø.0005 in./div setting accuracy (.0001 in. w/Vernier), EWD heads have digital screen that shows adjustments to accuracy of Ø.00005 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

ARS Boring Cartridge increases metal removal rates.

February 23, 2016

Supporting use with Walter B3220, B3221, and B3224 boring tools, B3220 Boring Cartridge brings axial-radial offset roughing (ARS) capabilities to diverse applications in automotive, general engineering, and railway industries. Cartridge can use range of indexable inserts and doubling tools' cutting widths to increase metal removal rates and reduce operation time. Excelling at thru hole, line hole, and step cuts, product can machine all common ISO materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Fine Boring Tool provides optimized chip control.

November 3, 2015

For trouble-free machining and close hole tolerances of IT6, CoroBore® 826 utilizes high-precision nozzle to direct coolant jet to cutting edge, efficiently controlling and breaking chips which are then evacuated from hole. Stepwise scale setting of tool diameter optimizes process security and eliminates setting mistakes, while rigid interfaces between head and cartridge ensure stable and vibration-free boring. CoroBore 826 HP meets fine boring requirements from 1.417–49.606 in. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Eliminate Boring Head Repair Costs

September 21, 2015

With Techniks High Performance LT Grade Inserts Boring range from 0.135in. up to 40.157 inch. Techniks is introducing a lifetime warranty program that can virtually eliminate boring head repairs. Techniks boring heads  now come with this lifetime warranty: "We will either replace or repair the head if it fails for ANY reason, (even crashing the spindle) for as long as you own the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Holemaking Tools are engineered for performance, durability.

September 4, 2015

Made from heavy-duty steel, holemaking products are engineered for optimized for life expectancy and performance. Bi-metal hole saws cut stainless steel, mile steel, drywall, ceiling tile, laminate, wood, and plastic. Double-fluted step drill bits have thick, extra-long, 3/8 in. hex shank that provides firm, positive grip in drill and won’t spin out. Also available, wood boring bits feature low-torque design and can change direction when drilling holes to customize shape. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Boring Kit supports wide diameter range with one head.

July 9, 2015

With just one head, EWN 2-50XL Boring Kit offers precision boring solution for diameter range of .700–6.000 in. Kit features rigid, dynamic center-mounted boring bar/insert holder capable of maintaining consistent precision throughout full range. Boring head offers adjustments of Ø.0002 in./div, and coolant through is standard with max pressure of 300 psi. When using outboard insert holders, coolant nozzle inserts to center of head for direct coolant delivery to cutting edge. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Boring Tool permits small-hole rough boring.

July 7, 2015

With boring range of 16–21 mm diameter, MW Boring Tool is suited for semi-finish boring operations of workpieces with die cast holes. Product is built with 20 mm diameter straight shank and performs best when paired with milling chuck at fixed bore depths up to 4 x D. Spiral groove carved into body facilitates clean chip removal with help of coolant holes near end of groove. For blind-hole situations, additional center-through coolant option was added. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Single Edge Fine Boring Tool features modular design.

May 4, 2015

Available in diameters from 0.078–7.992 in. with adjustment accuracy of 0.0001 in. on diameter, B3230 Walter Capto™ can be used for standard and reverse machining. Unit features internal coolant supply up to cutting edge, and is available with Walter Capto™ modular toolholding interface, as well as NCT and ScrewFit. Range of indexable inserts adapted for precision boring is available for use with tool, allowing for optimal cutting parameters to be employed for each material. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Single-Edged Precision Boring Tool comes in lightweight design.

April 2, 2015

LWS (Light Weight Solution) version of Walter PrecisionMEDIUM B4031.C weighs 3.2 kg and features backlash-free Walter Capto™ modular toolholding interface. Diameters range from 90–110 mm and 110–153 mm. In addition to facilitating handling in assembly and setting area, design accommodates application where tool magazine can handle limited weight. Reduced weight also helps protect machine and spindle during acceleration and deceleration. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

BIG Kaiser Plans Major Product Display for EASTEC Booth #5248

March 31, 2015

Hoffman Estates, IL – BIG Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. will display one of its most comprehensive product line-ups of 2015 at EASTEC, May 12-14 in West Springfield, MA. The display will highlight several new products launched at IMTS 2014 including a new digital boring head series, new tool holding solutions, high-performance drills, workholding for 5-axis automation, and advanced tool... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Boring Tool System supports seal ring groove machining.

March 19, 2015

Used with CoroBore® XL System, SpiroGrooving™ utilizes spirograph tool path to create close-tolerance seal ring grooves. Parts of insert cutting edge have interrupted cutting behavior, eliminating long chips that can tangle tool and spindle. With internal coolant feature, CoreBore XL solution is suited for making seal ring grooves in pre-clad machining of steel and stainless steel components. Roughing and finishing are carried out in same operation, maximizing productivity. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Asymmetric Line-Boring Bar increases process speeds, bore quality.

February 16, 2015

Asymmetric line-boring bar has supports on rotated guide pad that provide freedom to enter and exit guide part, even when passing through raw bores, while geometry allows feeding bar through raw bores on eccentric path. Such boring offers support on both ends of tool without necessitating expensive lift functions, obstructive counter bearings, or critical mechanisms inside tool. Also, complete feed-in and feed-out moves can be done at increased feed rates on conventional machining centers. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Seco Brings Comprehensive Cutting Tool Innovations to TECMA 2015

November 21, 2014

TROY, Mich. — At TECMA 2015, Seco Tools, LLC will showcase numerous cutting tool innovations that bring enhanced productivity and value to a variety of metalworking operations. Visitors to Seco stand 848 at the Expo Bancomer Santa Fé in Mexico City, March 3-6 will discover several new milling cutters, as well as the latest turning and threading solutions.  Square Shoulder Milling At the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Counterboring, Precision Boring Tools use Capto technology.

July 2, 2014

Counterboring and precision boring tools are available with connections for Walter Capto™ adaptors, which allow multiple processes to be performed with single tooling interface. Allowing use on small and large machines, connections are available in 5 coupling sizes. Capto variants feature completely backlash-free, self-centering connection that does not require special locking device. Resistant to bending, Capto adaptor also minimizes vibration tendency. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

BIG Kaiser Further Expands and Enhances Line-Up at IMTS Booth W-1600

June 19, 2014

Hoffman Estates, IL — BIG Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. continues to expand its product line while staying true to its mission of bringing the highest quality, most precise, most reliable and most accurate tooling and accessories to market. KAISER’s entire digital head lineup will be on display, including the new Series 112 EWD 2-32 made for small machines with tight work envelopes. This... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Walter to Feature New Advanced Technologies to its Cutting Tool Lineup at IMTS '14

June 6, 2014

Waukesha, WI – Walter, a leading cutting tool manufacturer, will showcase several new technologies in Booth W-1700 at IMTS '14, September 8-13, 2014, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. The exhibit will feature the new Walter Blaxx™ F5055 slitting cutter, the latest addition to its Blaxx™ family of high-performance milling cutters. The mill incorporates similar technology to the Walter Cut SX... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Green & Clean

Rotary Table Horizontal Boring Mill aids large parts production.

May 16, 2014

Designed for multi-axis contour milling, precision boring, drilling, and tapping, MC 1600 meets automated large-part production requirements for oil/gas and wind energy components up to 10 ft long and 7,000 lb. Modular design features dual 63.0 x 63.0 in. pallet shuttle system, one-piece cast iron column base and bed, and built-in 360,000 position contouring rotary table with programmable mechanical clamp and 55,000 lb part handing capacity. Feed thrust in all 3 linear axes is 6,744 lb. Read More