Grinding Machines

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.<br /> Read More

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&ndash;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

Machinery & Machining Tools

Linear Finishing Set handles rough grinding, cosmetic finishing.

May 23, 2016

Used for rough stock removal, surface conditioning, and cosmetic finishing on metals/hardwoods, linear finishing set includes 120 V, linear, variable-speed finishing tool with step-less speed range of 850&ndash;3,800 rpm at 900 W output. Other components include 5 in. dia POLINOX® non-woven PNZ finishing drum, which has interleaved layers of non-woven material and abrasive cloth; POLIVLIES® non-woven surface conditioning belts; aluminum oxide coated abrasive belt; and pneumatic drum holder for belts. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Walter Surface Technologies Unveils Next Generation Line of Corded Grinders

May 20, 2016

Montreal, QC/Windsor CT, – Walter Surface Technologies, the global leader in surface treatment technologies, announced the launch of its next generation of corded grinders, featuring eight redesigned and one new power tool, the Pro 5™.  Built to optimize Walter’s world class line of abrasives, the grinders maximize productivity, provide optimal power in every cutting, grinding, sanding... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Surface Profiling Sensor uses interferometric technology.

May 10, 2016

Used for surface contour measurement, TeleStar® Probe scans up to 500 data points/sec with 1.0 micron accuracy and 0.1 micron repeatability. This self-contained, off-axis, partial coherence interferometric range sensor, offering measured point resolution in sub-micron (< 0.1 micron) range, has 25 mm constant working distance and is compatible with specular and light-scattering diffuse surfaces. Return angle allows measurement deep inside bores and blind holes. Read More

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

Radius Internal Cylindrical Grinders handle large workpieces.

April 28, 2016

With workhead on simultaneously swiveling B-axis, STUDER S121, S131, and S141 offer thermal stability, mechanical rigidity, and interpolation from -60° to +90°. Machines also have dressing spindle or fixed dresser on B-axis and measuring probe on grinding head. X and Z axes are in cross-slide arrangement or cross slide with model-dependent spindle/turret configuration. Respectively, max part length and max workpiece weight (including clamping device) are 11.8 in. and is 220 lb for all machines. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinding Wheels feature pure ceramic oxide grain.

April 15, 2016

Featuring hardness grade Q, Series CO 24 Q SG is suited for weld grinding, chamfering, deburring, and surface grinding. Depressed center grinding wheels employ contamination-free abrasives without fillers or blends and are rated for stainless steel (INOX). Offering optimal results on high-powered angle grinders, wheels are available in sizes from 4.5 in. diameter x ¼ in. thick with max speed of 13,300 rpm to 9 in. diameter x ¼ in. thick with max speed of 6,600 rpm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Kalamazoo Industries Model BG448 Multi-Position Belt Grinder

March 31, 2016

The Kalamazoo Industries model BG448 is a 4" x 48" belt grinder that can be positioned at any point from vertical to horizontal. The high 7200 SPFM belt speed enables quick metal removal with minimal heat. Originally designed to meet a customer’s request for custom features, the BG448 is now included in our product line The BG448 grinder features a 4"W x 10”H work space that allows full... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Heavy Duty Backstand Grinder features dual head design.

March 31, 2016

Equipped with dual 3 x 132 in. belt-driven grinding heads, Model BG214 allows operator to run multiple belt grits at once on one grinder unit. Open area design allows access to 14 x 3 in. contact wheel for roughing, grinding, contouring, angles, and shaping. Additional features include 10 hp TEFC motor, 6 in. vacuum port, and 6,300 sfpm belt speed. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Grinding Wheels help minimize operator fatigue.

March 23, 2016

Constructed using precisely engineered iron, sulfur, and chlorine-free resin technology, QUANTUM3&trade; (NQ3) Depressed Center Grinding Wheels provide uniform abrasive distribution throughout wheel. Unique bond was designed for retaining grains long enough during and after grain fractures, optimizing cut rates and wheel life. Offered in 4 x ¼ x 3/8 in. to 9 x ¼ x 7/8 in. sizes, wheels come in 12 Type 27 all-purpose models, 1 Type 28 all-purpose model, and 2 Type 27 models for foundry applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

New Finishing Equipment has Arrived at Ran-Tech

March 2, 2016

We are very excited about our new Apex automated sheet sander.  We anticipate this equipment to free up manufacturing resources and speed processing of parts. MACHINE FEATURES

  • 13" wide sanding area.
  • Dual infeed and outfeed pinch rolls to ensure parts feed through machine properly
  • One- to three-head configurations with drum, brush, disc or combination... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Flexible Abrasive Stars aid small diameter inner deburring.

February 26, 2016

POLISTAR flexible abrasive stars are designed for work on hard-to-reach inner surfaces of small-diameter bores and pipes in ¼&ndash;1 ½ in. dia range, and POLISTAR-TUBE multi-stage tubing system, manufactured using only stainless steel rivets, prevents corrosion on stainless steel pipes. Available in range of diameters and grit sizes, products can be stacked in several layers and aligned at offset from one another for optimal effect. Multi-stage internal fin-grinding system optimizes efficacy. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Carbide Burs and Die Grinders offer tool-to-tool consistency.

February 25, 2016

Offering 12 different bur shapes, Premium Carbide Burs and Die Grinders serve variety of industries, materials, and applications. Burs are manufactured using precise CNC grinding and automated, temperature-controlled brazing to withstand demands of application. Die Grinders are slim and compact for control and precision. Read More