Broaching Tools

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission, Robotics

BENZ IMTS Booth to Feature Advanced German-Engineered Tooling Products

May 19, 2016

HICKORY, N.C. — BENZ Inc. will present several tooling systems during IMTS 2016 (International Manufacturing Technology Show), September 12–17 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Showing in Booth W-2445, BENZ will feature its LinA broaching tools, crown gear technology for heavy-duty machining, adjustable angle heads for machining difficult angles, and production-enhancing modular quick-change... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Static Tool Holder holds rotary broach tools.

July 28, 2015

Designed to hold rotary broach tools in stationary position, ST Series can be mounted into punch press or milling machine for accurate, light-duty pecking or punching operations. Single or multiple static broach holders can be used with different broaches that increase in size until desired form is achieved. In addition to shaping operations, holder can be used to create forms in tough materials, including hexalobular forms where rotary broaching tools may fail. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broach Kit increases machine shop productivity.

January 20, 2015

Offered in 2 versions to suit preferences of those who want to be able to continue to use older style broaches, all-in-one kit includes holder, case, instructions, and multiple broaches to make most common sizes specified for Allen wrenches or hex keys. GT Series rotary broach holder features sealed bearings and uses .500 in. dia x 1.75 in. or 8 mm dia x 1.25 in. broaches. Pressure relief holes in each broach allow fluid or air trapped in blind holes to escape through center. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tooling Expert BENZ Inc. Presenting New Broaching Tools at Houstex 2015

January 8, 2015

CHARLOTTE, NC — BENZ Inc. has announced that it will present its LinTec family of broaching tools during Houstex 2015, February 24–26, at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. The company will demonstrate several new LinTec broaching tools, including the LinA Axial and Radial Broach, the LinA XL Radial Broach, the LinS Axial Broach, the LinA Haas Axial, and the LinA EMAG... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

BENZ to Introduce Innovative New Products at AMB and IMTS 2014

August 20, 2014

CHARLOTTE, NC — BENZ Incorporated has announced that it will be presenting new tooling systems during AMB 2014, Hall H1, Stand Number IF59, in Stuttgart, Germany and IMTS Booth #2445, September 8–13, 2014, at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. The company will be introducing its LinTec series of broaching tools, and Solidfix® Quick-Change system. BENZ tooling systems are engineered in Germany... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broach facilitates in-lathe/-machine part stamping.

July 23, 2014

Made in USA rotary broach features multiple text letters, allowing machinists to stamp or mark their part in lathe or milling machine without removing part from machine. Typically used for making hexagon or square holes in precision machined products, broaches have letters or numbers and are inserted into broach holder to mark parts. Different identifying marks improve quality to distinguish between mixed lots of parts made in same machines. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tooling Expert BENZ Inc. Presenting Four New Products at IMTS 2014

June 26, 2014

CHARLOTTE, NC — BENZ Inc. has announced that it will be presenting four new tooling systems during IMTS, September 8–13, 2014, at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL. The company will be demonstrating its new LinA and LinS broaching tools, C-axis Angle Head, and Mini Flex-Angle Head in Booth #2445 during the show. Both the BENZ LinA and LinS broaching tools perform I.D. and O.D. broaching with... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Tooling System supports broaching applications.

June 19, 2014

Comprising single point inserts and holders, Minute Man Tooling System is suited for CNC lathes and machining centers as well as conventional lathes, shapers, and slotting machines. System supports grooving, toothing, positioning, and timing of internal keyways and cutting keyways in tapered bore and cornering operations. Users can complete broaching applications as additional step while part remains in place on machine and within same coordinate system as previous operations. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Titanium Bone Screws focus of Rotary Broach Plant Tour

June 5, 2014

Fort Myers, FL — Polygon Solutions Inc. is a manufacturer of rotary broach tools for the precision machining industry focused on medical and aerospace parts. Polygon first entered the rotary broach market with an award winning tool holder, and continues to innovate with new tooling for manufacturing hexagon and six-lobe forms in titanium bone screws. These new tools were featured at the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Micro Punch Broach is made of high speed steel.

July 23, 2013

Able to be used with pecking or punching technique, micro rotary broaching tools consist of cutting tools used in precision machining industry to make hexagon, square, and custom shapes in various materials using lathe, mill, or other turning machine. When punching, broach can be removed, chips can be drilled out, and then broaching can be completed. Broaches are made from M-42 high speed steel and feature .25 in. shank diameter. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Improved Process for Medical Implant Broaching

July 2, 2013

Polygon Solutions Inc. – Fort Myers, Fla.  - Innovation in orthopedic medical implants continues to improve. As a result, manufacturing processes required to make those parts are adapting. Polygon Solutions Inc. manufactures rotary broach cutting tools for the precision machining industry, and is expanding their product line to include innovative tools used for machining orthopedic implants. ... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Polygon Solutions Inc. Is 2013 Transformation Award Finalist

February 27, 2013

The Southwest Florida Regional Technology Partnership announced finalists today for its Transformation and Savvis Direct Innovention Awards to be presented at the Fifth Annual SWFRTP Awards Gala Wednesday, March 20 in Fort Myers. The Transformation Award is for an organization or business that is achieving success through application or implementation of IT to overcome a business challenge.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Marking Broach creates letters or numbers in metal parts.

October 24, 2012

Designed to fit inside most rotary broach tool holders, Letter Broach is driven in rotary motion around fixed pivot point, minimizing wear on cutting tool and eliminating secondary operations. Marking method eliminates impact of high powered press or hammer, and gently displaces material until desired depth is achieved. Suitable for use on soft materials such as aluminum and brass, cutting tool supports nominal broach depth of .005–.010 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broaching Brake aligns forms in machined products.

October 2, 2012

Designed as attachment to GT Series rotary broach holder, rotary broaching brake can be used to hold orientation for single or multiple parts. Hardware consists of standard screws and nuts that can be replaced. Brake mounts to tool holder using set screws, and additional screws are included at opening of brake to gently tighten against spindle. When broach is engaged with part, brake is loose enough to allow spindle to turn without interfering with broaching operation. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Rotary Broach Material Options

January 2, 2012

Rotary broaches are used to cut precision hexagon, square and other polygon forms in metal parts. The rotary broaching process is popular for manufacturing blind holes on most turning machines, including lathes, mills and machining centers. Due to various form sizes and part materials, Polygon Solutions Inc. offers a variety of broach materials.<4444>Although form sizes typically range from... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Micro Rotary Broaching

October 11, 2011

If you need to machine small polygon or similar shaped holes smaller than one-quarter of an inch, micro rotary broaching may be for you. Rotary broaching tools can be used with Swiss machine tools and other rotating spindle equipment designed for making small parts. The rotary broaching tool holder is capable of holding 8mm shank broaches, which come in standard hexagon forms as small as .051".... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Hexagon Rotary Broach Tools

July 14, 2011

Fort Myers, FL - Polygon Solution's hexagon rotary broach tools are used for creating hexagon shapes in metal parts. The standard hexagon broach fits into Polygon's GT series broach tool holders and other commercially available tool holders. Various options are available when ordering hexagon rotary broaches. Rotary broaching often eliminates secondary operations.<4444>Most hexagon shaped holes... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Broaching Attachments machine military parts.

April 10, 2009

With HexMaster(TM) Rotary Broaching Attachments, users can machine Hex, Double Hex, and other ID and OD shapes in seconds on most CNC lathes, mills, or screw machines with feed rates up to .012 ipr and speeds to 2,000 rpm. Attachments are suited for manufacturing military fasteners and defense parts. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broaching Attachment works with Swiss screw machines.

May 22, 2008

HexMaster(TM) ELITE can make ID hexes, broaches, splines, and other shapes on Swiss, Davenport, and small CNC lathes or screw machines where space is of concern. Available with shank sizes of 12 or 22 mm and 5/8 or ¾ in., this holder offers quick-set fixturing and is suited for broaching forms less than 3/8 in. dia. Solution enables manufacture of shapes in nearly any metal on nearly any machine. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Broach Inserts feature 6-lobe recess design.

November 13, 2007

Available for all Rotary Broaching Tool Holders, hexalobular inserts can be used on lathe, horizontal or vertical mill, or screw machine to create hexagon, square, and other polygon forms in precision metal products. Available in custom lengths, including 28 mm, broaches can be produced from hardened high-speed M2 steel, PM4, or T15 cobalt. They are useful in aircraft applications and in medical applications, such as manufacture of bone screws. Read More