Grinding Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Brushless Grinder provides no-load speed of 8,500 rpm.

August 17, 2016

Equipped with 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion battery, 4 ½ in. grinding or cut-off wheel, and electric brake, XAG10M Cut-Off/Angle Grinder offers cordless metalworking solution. Automatic Speed Change™ Technology adjusts speed and torque during grinding/cutting for optimum performance, while electronically controlled BL™ Brushless motor optimizes battery energy use. For convenience, grinder has no lock-on paddle switch with 2-stage lock-off and LED gauge to indicate battery charge level. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Extended-Life Cutting Fluid improves metal machining productivity.

August 11, 2016

Coolcut S-50™ soluble cutting fluid improves cutting tool life and reduces heat buildup and friction on workpieces. EP additives provide extra lubricity to cut such materials as high tensile steel and stainless steel and titanium as well as such other metals as aluminum and copper alloys. Forming stable emulsion, fluid will increase feed, cutting speed, and production while also providing corrosion protection. Product is safe to use and will not irritate skin. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Diamond, Borazon Grinding Pins target precision ID applications.

August 5, 2016

Available on carbide shank for strength and precision, Micro Diamond and Borazon Grinding Pins are suited for extremely small precision ID grinding. Working ends are coated with Diamond or Borazon; 500/600 grit is used on 0.016 dia model and 325/400 grit is used on 0.020 and 0.024 in. dia models. In addition to ceramics and electronics industries, applications in other industries include mold, tool, and die making. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Gauge Profiler offers extended lip-adjusting stroke.

August 3, 2016

Retrofittable on existing dies, EDI™ Autoflex VI-E provides automatic gauge control of film and coatings. Unit is capable of correcting for changes in throughput, line speed, target thickness, and other process parameters, often without need for manual intervention. Lip adjusters include thermally actuated copper alloy translators that are linked to computer-controlled downstream gauge monitor. Stroke of translators provides gauge control by causing die gap to increase or decrease. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

PFERD Inc to Feature Metal Finishing Solutions at Fabtech 2016

August 1, 2016

Milwaukee, WI— PFERD INC., a global manufacturer and distributor of abrasives, brushes and power tools, will highlight its precision products and power tools as well as its PFERDVALUE® program in booth N2004 at FABTECH 2016, November 16-18, 2016, at the Las Vegas Convention Center.  The company will present featured products from its comprehensive line of metal cutting and finishing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Centerless Grinding Wheels increase working life, stock removal.

July 26, 2016

Available with ceramic, aluminum oxide, silicon carbide grain, and abrasive blends to maximize user grinding safety and efficacy, Norton Century45™ Centerless Wheels provide continually sharp wheel face that increases stock removal and reduces grinding times. Chemistry optimizes grain retention, which porosity for given hardness and thereby offers hard grade with softer grade performance. Design also decreases grinding noise levels. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Abrasive Belt Tool extends operation in inaccessible areas.

July 12, 2016

Used for deburring, blending, and cleaning, Dynapoint II runs 7 in. long abrasive cartridge rolls that reduce downtime associated with frequent changeout. This air-powered abrasive belt machine, running at 20,000 rpm, offers max reach of 3 ½ in. that is suited for diverse industry use. Available in grits from 50–120, abrasives are hand-tightened for accelerated and simple adjustments. Housing promotes maneuverability, and Safety-Lock Lever prevents accidental start up. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

IMTS 2016: Star SU to Unveil Dry Grinding Technology and Latest in Cutting Tool Advancements

July 11, 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — IMTS 2016 is just around the corner and Star SU is once again ready to showcase our entire product range of machine tool, cutting tool and tool services. IMTS Quick Facts

  • Name of Show: IMTS - International Manufacturing Technology Show
  • Show Dates: September 12-17, 2016
  • Show Location: McCormick Place, Chicago, IL USA
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Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Cylindrical Grinder features 300 mm max grinding diameter.

July 11, 2016

Featuring 300 mm diameter swing over table and 500–2,000 mm distance between centers, Model GPS-30B enables heavy and precise grinding. Wheelhead and table head sliding surfaces have wide V and flat slide way that provide sufficient rigidity and load capacity. System can change speed steplessly on AC servomotor within range of 15–600 rpm. After operator enters numeric figures for 3 items, interactive conversational programming system automatically sets up optimum grinding patterns and conditions. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Cylindrical Grinder uses double center drive system.

July 6, 2016

Equipped with NC movable workheads on left and right sides, GPD Double-Drive CNC Cylindrical Grinders uses double center drive system. Distance between centers can be adjusted, without changing setup, to support workpiece lengths from 30–430 mm. In combination with multi-step sizing in-process gauge, CBN wheel achieves consistent processing accuracy. Features include 200 mm diameter swing over table and 80 mm max grinding diameter. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Multi-Surface ID/OD Grinder delivers flexibility via modularity.

July 5, 2016

Landis-Bryant RU2 Fuel MGMT grinder, configured as chucker, shoe centerless, or center-type system, offers flexibility to grind complex fuel system components up to 14 in. dia and 7 in. long. Offering tight control over related features during grinding operations through single handling, machine employs dual-slide arrangement in Z that accommodates up to 6 grinding spindles. Multi-slide possibilities are offered via both X and Z axes with multiple work heads, wheel heads, and dressing systems. Read More

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

Twin Turret Grinding Machines exhibit optimized stiffness.

June 24, 2016

Universal Landis Twin Turret (LTT) grinding machine provides common platform for multiple machine configurations and processes, including OD, ID, and profile grinding, milling, polishing, hard and diamond turning, dicing, and in-situ metrology. Designed for superabrasives and suited to process challenging materials and geometries, models LTT-100 and LTT-400 respectively handle workpieces as large as 100 and 400 mm dia. Universal Twin Turret grinder enables sub-micron position control. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Portable, Desktop-Sized CNC Tool fosters prototyping, production.

June 22, 2016

Handibot® Smart Power Tool v2.0 Adventure Edition enables wood cutting, carving, and milling and can also be used to cut MDF, plastics, foam, and aluminum with engraving-level precision. Due to FabMo control software, which allows use of Handibot utility apps to make projects and run simple jobs without requiring knowledge of CAD/CAM software, this tool can be operated from any Wi-Fi®-enabled device, such as smartphone or tablet, even when no Wi-Fi signal is available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

KAPP NILES Demonstrates Mass Production Gear Grinding Solution, and Unveils a New Metrology Machine at the IMTS

June 21, 2016

Featured at the KAPP NILES booth are the KX 100 DYNAMIC, which turns convention on its head with the first ever “pick-up” work spindle, and the exciting presentation of measuring solutions by Penta Gear Metrology. BOULDER, Colo., (JUNE 14, 2016) - Kapp Niles will feature three machines in booth N-7036 at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) September 12 – 17 in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Centerless Grinding Wheels minimize noise.

June 20, 2016

Available with ceramic, aluminum oxide, silicon carbide grain, and abrasive blends, Century 45™ Grinding Wheels feature centerless bond platform with exclusive chemistry that optimizes grain retention. Continually sharp face maximizes stock removal, minimizing grinding times through fewer passes. Capable of decreasing grinding noise levels by as much as 23.2 dB, wheels are suited for bar grinding, fastener and tool grinding, automotive or aerospace components, as well as bearing applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Flexible Shaft Machine delivers multifunctional operation.

June 16, 2016

Via interchangeable hand pieces, Rotomax functions as angle grinder, straight grinder, drum polisher, belt sander, tube polisher, or die grinder. Power ranges from 2.0–4.7 hp, and electronically controlled speeds range from 500–15,000 rpm in increments of 100 rpm. While lack of gearing lends to quiet operation, industrial-grade motor and solid-state electronic control ensure constant speed and torque during any application. Soft start, integrated braking, and LED speed gauge are standard. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rock Solid - MPE Improves Mineral Processing with SDP Granulizer

June 9, 2016

CHICAGO, IL – When you want to step up your grinding application – consider stepping down. The MPE Gran-U-Lizer™ continues to be the most efficient and effective industrial grinding tool for limestone and other mineral particle reduction on the market through the use of the unique Step-Down Process of grinding. Specifically designed for mineral processing applications, where exact... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Threaded Wheel Grinders combine accelerated setup, automation.

June 8, 2016

Able to ability to directly interface with Gleason GMS® Analytical Gear Inspection machines via QR code scanning, Genesis® 200GX and 260GX utilize twin spindle concept and feature software-guided setup that lets users set up from one workpiece to another in 20 min using one tool. First Part Cycle features fully automatic workflow from setup to grinding first workpiece. Other features include twist controlled grinding, automated process data proposal, variable rate method, and polish grinding.
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Machinery & Machining Tools

Centerless Grinding Wheels cut cycle times and noise levels.

June 3, 2016

Available with ceramic, aluminum oxide, silicon carbide grain, and abrasive blends to maximize grinding safety and efficiency, Norton Century45 Wheels provide continually sharp wheel face that achieves over 30% more stock removal versus standard products. Wheels also minimize grinding noise levels by as much as 23.2 dB, even with hard-to-grind alloys such as Inconel 718. Products are suited for bar grinding, fastener and tool grinding, automotive/aerospace components, and bearing applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

CNC Grinder features linear drive technology.

May 23, 2016

Featuring extended x- and y-axis movement plus 2 auxiliary slides for workpiece clamping, 5-axis 325linear CNC Grinder operates from 2,500–4,000 rpm, accommodating micro tools, gun drills, hob cutters, and complex geometries, as well as medical implants and orthopedic surgical tools. System offers scalable automation, with 140-position tool changer, 5-24 grinding wheel magazine, and flexible robotic tool gripper. Primary motor spindle operates up to 12,000 rpm with 15 kW max drive output. Read More