Drilling Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Makita Releases the Next Generation 12V Max Lithium-Ion

April 28, 2016

New 12V max CXT™ is more compact with more comfort and capacity La Mirada, Calif. – Makita, a pioneer in cordless technology, has released the next generation of 12 volt with the 12V max CXT™ Lithium-Ion cordless tool series. Makita 12V max CXT™ features slide-style batteries so each tool’s handle is built with ergonomics in mind – not around the stem of a battery – for improved... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Micro Drills deliver optimized surface finish.

April 5, 2016

Using grades WJ30EL and WJ30ER, Walter Titex DB133 Supreme Drills offer optimized wear resistance. Uniform finish on drill cutting edge and tight tolerances ensure optimized workpiece surface finishes. With special geometry, chip removal is effective, even without through coolant, allowing hole depths up to 8xD to be achieved. Available in diameters from 0.02–0.12 in. with 140° point geometry, drills can be used on many different materials in ISO material groups P, K, and N. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Drill Press Drill Head Attachment features variable feed rate.

April 4, 2016

Able to fit drill head of any large size Milwaukee magnetic drill press, PF150 PowerFeed Attachment has 10 in. stroke and can be used with Q150 or Q175 line boring equipment. Feed motor has knob to adjust feed rate, and RPMs are adjusted on Milwaukee Control Panel. Operable in forward or reverse, product works by unscrewing drill head from magnetic base and screwing it onto powerfeed carriage. Unit also fits Q125 after bushing insertion. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

UNISIG Spotlights New Drilling System for Aerospace Components at MMTS

March 24, 2016

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – At the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show, UNISIG Deep Hole Drilling Systems will present how its new B700 Gap Bed machine effectively generates the critical, high-precision features on large and irregularly shaped aerospace components such as landing gear struts. The company will also highlight its other deep hole drilling systems and technologies in booth 858... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

ESI Receives Order for Flagship Flex PCB Via Drilling System

March 18, 2016

Multiple-system order for GemStone™ laser processing system will enable customer to meet high-volume flex PCB processing requirements PORTLAND, Ore. - Electro Scientific Industries, Inc. (Nasdaq:ESIO), an innovator in laser-based manufacturing solutions for the micro-machining industry, today announced receipt of a multi-unit order for its GemStone™ flex PCB laser processing system from a... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Universal Hydraulic Toolholder can serve high-volume applications.

March 18, 2016

TENDO E compact, which eliminates use of different holder technologies for milling, drilling, and reaming, can safely transfer up to 520 Nm torque at 20 mm clamping diameter. With vibration damping and run out accuracy of <0.003 mm at 2.5 x D, this hydraulic expansion toolholder is applicable across rough milling to finish operations and protects machine spindle and cutting tool from damage. Common spindle connections are available, including HSK-A63, SK40, BT40, CAT40, and CAT50. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High Productivity Deep Hole Drilling

March 16, 2016

The Cobalt High Speed Steel Dormer PFX Parabolic Flute Experience the high productivity of the Dormer PFX premium cobalt high speed steel drills, available in screw machine, jobber, taper and extra-length designs. Providing you options for your drilling applications, the PFX is ideal for most engineering materials operating in depths of 3xD (A920, A921), 6xD (A900, A901), 10xD (A940, A941)... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Drilling System supports large, irregular aerospace components.

March 7, 2016

With minimal changeover time, B700 Drop Bed machine generates critical, high-precision features on large and irregularly shaped aerospace components as well as process medium-sized, more uniform shaped workpieces. Features include servo programmable workpiece headstock capability, 63 in. swing over bed, preloaded drive system, 126 hp tool spindle, and 90 hp work spindle. Machine handles parts from 20&ndash;157 in. long, solid bores up to 8 in. dia, and counterbores to 12 in. dia.<br /> Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Software

Num to Demonstrate End-Mill Grinding Software Innovation at Grindtec 2016

February 1, 2016

Preview: NUM at GrindTec 2016, Augsburg 16-19 March, Stand 7070, Hall 7 Naperville, IL - NUM will be demonstrating an innovative new development to its renowned NUMROTO tool grinding software at GrindTec 2016. The company is launching a suite of enhancements for the package, including new gash out-X and flute-X facilities that pave the way for next-generation complex geometry tools. NUM... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Point Drill Insert supports drilling of cast materials.

January 20, 2016

In addition to optimized geometry for maximum productivity in cast iron materials, Model P6005-WKK45C has 110° prismatic seat for minimal run-out and stable positioning as well as chamfered corners for stability in abrasive conditions. Thick coating with multi-layer structure provides alternate layers of hard wear, heat, and abrasive resistance. Inserts are color-coded for easy selection and wear detection. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Deep Hole Drilling Machine accelerates gundrilling/BTA changeover.

January 11, 2016

Able to change from BTA to gundrill deep hole drilling tooling, UNI-50BTA can drill 0.31&ndash;2.56 in. dia holes at depth-to-diameter ratios of 100:1 or greater. Functionality allows drilling with either tooling method within diameter range in same part without secondary operations, and pressure head design enables tool change in as little as 10 min. Available in modular lengths, machine features high-accuracy feed and zero-endplay spindles, counter rotation, and preloaded ballscrew drives. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Coolant Through Drill increases overall throughput.

January 8, 2016

With CTW&trade; (Continually Thinned Web) flute geometry that optimizes flute volume and breaks chips into small, manageable pieces, MP-X 8xD reduces machining time for operators by eliminating pecking process. Chip evacuation speed and efficacy helps reduce cost-per-hole while also increasing throughput. Promoting wear resistance and tool life, construction is of microgram carbide. Multi-layer TiAIN coating lends stability to cutting edges and provides oxidation stability. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cast Iron/Steel Drill is offered in various cutting depths.

December 16, 2015

Designed for steel and cast iron, DC170 comes in 16xD and 20xD lengths as well as 3xD, 5xD, 8xD, and 12xD dimensions. Custom-made versions are also available. In addition to orienting margins radially and with copper-color finish (DPP Coating) to optimize performance, lands feature shallow cooling grooves at drill end. Coolant flow encompasses entire drill point to benefit both drill and workpiece. Design also maximizes material behind cutting edge for sturdiness and minimized vibration. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

FEIN "Dead or Alive" Mag Drill Trade In Program

November 27, 2015

FEIN is offering cash for old mag drills FEIN has announced a new promotion that allows consumers to trade in their old or worn out magnetic base drill (working or not) and receive a cash rebate. The rules are simple and as follows: Terms Conditions To receive your Slugger by FEIN magnetic base drill rebate check:  1. Purchase one of the following Slugger by FEIN magnetic base drills ... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Drill supports variety of operations and materials.

October 28, 2015

Suited for machining broad assortment of products, Top Cut 4&trade; is capable of through- and cross-holes, inclined entry/exit opportunity, 45° corner, half-cylindrical, concave, and chain drilling. Periphery and center inserts feature proprietary cutting profiles for optimized centering and workpiece penetration. Available in 0.473&ndash;2.5 in. diameters, drill has high-stability shank in lengths of 2XD, 3XD, 4XD, and 5XD. Cutter bodies are marked by deep helix angled flutes for efficient chip evacuation. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Trade-In Your Used Plastics Machinery

October 26, 2015

A little something that people tend to forget with used machinery is that you can still trade in your equipment for newer equipment, even if it isn't brand new!  For example, if you would like to upgrade your extruder to a newer model, we still can give you a discount if you trade in your old extruder.     -You get a newer machine with a great discount and can begin running product... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable Insert Drills offer extended tool life.

October 22, 2015

With stiffer, optimized drill body, CoroDrill® 880 Series covers hole diameters from 0.472-3.307 in. off-the-shelf, as well as engineered solutions up to 5.078 in. Drills produce holes with tolerances of H12&ndash;13 and are suitable for holes up to 5 X drill diameter. GC4324 and GC4334 insert grades are designed with Inveio&trade; coating for wear resistance, while GC4344, produced with Zertivo&trade; technology, provides edge-line security as a result of optimal coating and substrate adhesion properties. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Festool USA Wins Two Industry Innovation Awards

October 8, 2015

TSC Cordless Track Saw and BHC Rotary Hammer Singled Out in Competitive 18V Categories Lebanon, IN – Festool USA has just won two Pro Tool Innovation Awards (PTIA) for the TSC 55 Cordless Track Saw and the BHC 18 Cordless Rotary Hammer. The TSC 55, which won the 18V cordless track saw category, is described as being the most versatile, precise cutting system available, and is able to cut... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Intelligent Control System automates well chemical maintenance.

September 23, 2015

Eliminating travel to well sites, iWaV seamlessly interfaces with existing SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) infrastructure to completely automate well location chemical maintenance on both solar/electric as well as pneumatic driven systems. This intelligent injection control system, suited for oil and gas chemical injection, allows operator to regulate all aspects of chemical titration remotely.<br /> Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Magnetic Drilling Units are designed for heavy-duty applications.

September 15, 2015

Equipped with ACCUDRILL pressure indicator and material and thickness detector, ICECUT 100 (850 W, 600 rpm) and ICECUT 200 (300 and 600 rpm) promote safe and reliable use. ACCUDRILL safety amp meter in central control panel lets users optimize drilling operation productivity while preventing motor from overloading/overheating. Also included, material and thickness detector will not let drill start when magnetic holding power is insufficient to secure unit to work piece and operate safely. Read More