Grinding Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools

United Grinding Erosion Technology Sets New Surface Finish Standards

December 1, 2016

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, November 29, 201 6 - UNITED GRINDING recently launched Fine Pulse Technology that significantly boosts surface and cutting edge quality - and therefore overall resulting tool performance reliability - in the production of polycrystalline diamond (PCD) metalworking tools. All UNITED GRINDING’s WALTER erosion machines, such as those in the HELITRONIC line, will offer the new...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Plantex Ceramic Flap Discs feature abrasive structure.

November 28, 2016

Available in 4-1/2" and 5" diameters and in grits of 40, 60 and 80, Plantex Ceramic Flap Discs feature backing plate made of polypropylene binder. Delivering speeds of 5000 to 8000 rpm, unit’s hemp fiber provides high insulating, vibration damping and noise-reducing properties. Suitable for grinding all metals including stainless steel, steel, aluminum, titanium, bronze, flap discs automatically reduce in size during grinding.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

United Grinding Installs 500th EWAG RS 15 Series Tool Grinding Machine

November 19, 2016

MIAMISBURG, Ohio, Nov.16, 2016 - United Grinding reached a major milestone with the recent delivery of its 500th EWAG RS Series Tool Grinding Machine to tool manufacturer Mapal’s subsidiary in Mlada Boreslav in the Czech Republic.

Mapal started manufacturing PCD tools in 1980 and chose RS series manually operated tool grinding machines specifically to process ultra-hard PCD cutting...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

DD-7 Double Disc Grinder offers material removal of 0.25mm per side.

November 17, 2016

With tight flatness tolerances required in continuous spool to spool process, DD-7 Double Disc Grinder offers infeed extractor coupled with spool feeding and collection systems. Extracting the material without operator intervention, device enables feed rate of 6 meters per minute. Offering Tolerance of (+/-0.025mm) +/-0.001, unit Grinds 25mm strip from 2.9 down to 2.42.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Walter Surface Technologies Announces New Innovations for Fabtech 2016 in Las Vegas - Booth N2704

November 14, 2016

Montreal QC / Windsor, CT November 10th, 2016 – Walter Surface Technologies, the global industry leader in surface treatment technologies, is pleased to announce that it will once again be exhibiting at the FABTECH Expo at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, from November 16-18, 2016. Companies looking to improve quality and increase productivity in the workplace are...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Red Heat R983 Abrasive Belts and Discs contain no performance-inhibiting dies.

November 13, 2016

Wear resistant, Norton Red Heat R983 suite of products comes with enhanced grain/bond adhesion. Designed for grinding and polishing metals, R983 Flap Discs are available in three shapes and in sizes ranging from 4" x 5/8" up to 7" x 7/8". R983 Discs are available in TS (Type II) and TR (Type II) in sizes ranging from 1-1/2" to 3". R983 Belts come in lengths ranging from 11" to 700," stand widths from 1/8" to 52" and grit sizes from P36 - P120.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Tiger Angled Flap Discs come with self-sharpening zirconium flap disc.

November 10, 2016

Available in 7/8-inch arbor or 5/8-inch -11 nut for fast change-over, Tiger Angled Flap Discs features 90° angled flap design which allows operator to grind at higher or lower angle. Featured with phenolic blocking, units reduce the risk of gouging of workpiece while grinding fillet welds for smoother finish. Suitable for grinding steel, stainless steel, aluminum and other hard-to-grind metals, discs are available in ceramic flap and zirconium flap discs.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Tiger UltraCut Cutting Wheels comes with self-sharpening zirconia alumina grain.

November 9, 2016

Available in both zirconia alumina grain and INOX, Tiger UltraCut 1 mm Cutting Wheels come in diameters of 4 1/2 and 5 in. UltraCut 1 mm delivers clean, precise cuts with smaller seams on thin sheet metal, tubes and small diameter rods. Weiler SOLID CORE technology helps in increasing wheel life and stability, maximize cuts per wheel, reduce changeover time, and minimize costs. INOX wheels are suitable for cutting in stainless applications.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Vitrified cBN Wheels increase operator safety.

October 18, 2016

Intended for OD grinding, CarbonForce Wheels feature high-strength carbon fiber cores, making them 75% lighter than steel-hubbed wheels. Products have been qualified to run at MOS of 31,496 fpm for wheels with OD >7.9 in. Combination of thermally stable, lighter weight core with vibration dampening technologies and vitrified cBN bond system means wheels require less operator intervention to control part quality. All are made-to-order with max diameter of 1,000 mm and max width of 650 mm. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Star SU LLC and Neher Group form Agreement to Sell PCD tooling in North America

October 12, 2016

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — Star SU LLC and Neher DIA GmbH Co. KG have entered a joint venture partnership that appoints Star SU to sell Neher’s PCD tooling portfolio in North America. The addition of Neher’s comprehensive line of diamond tools, including finish reamers, combination tools and PCD/CBN inserts, compliments Star SU’s current cutting tool offering to provide a full service...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Diamond Abrasive Wheel delivers clean, smooth cuts.

October 4, 2016

Featuring solid steel body that minimizes risk of breakage, LENOX METALMAX™ is made with metal cutting diamonds bonded to wheel's surface. Diamond cutting edge wheel does not wear away, allowing it to hold its original wheel diameter until last cut. Because product does not wear out, there is substantial reduction of odor and airborne particles. LENOX METALMAX works in wide range of materials including steel, stainless steel, cast iron, rebar, sheet metal, aluminum, and non-ferrous metals. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Weiler Upgrades Roughneck and Wolverine Stringer Bead Wheels

September 21, 2016

Stringer Bead wheels have been re-engineered for unmatched cleaning, increased life, effortless operation and better value CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning has announced the upgrade of its Roughneck and Wolverine 4-inch Stringer Bead wheels. The Stringer Bead wheels have been re-engineered...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Pipe Saws & Bevelers Cut & Prep Any Pipe Size & Material

September 19, 2016

A full range of pneumatic saws and pipe machining tools that can cut all types of pipe, regardless of size and material, and prepare them for welding are available from Esco Tool of Holliston, Massachusetts. Esco MILLHOG APS-438 Saws are offered in standard and low radial clearance models with mounting tracks and accessories to cut tube and pipe up to 60” O.D. and 4.75” thick, including...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Weiler to Introduce New Product Offerings at FABTECH 2016

September 15, 2016

Attendees of FABTECH can explore a variety of product offerings and product line upgrades at booth N3704 CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning announced it will attend FABTECH 2016 in Las Vegas, November 16 to 18 at booth N3704 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The company will showcase a...Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Glebar Focuses on Automation Enhancements at IMTS 2016

September 14, 2016

Systems feature ability to be fitted with robots, cleaning and drying stations and inspection systems for truly “turnkey hands off” automation CHICAGO – Glebar Company kicks off IMTS 2016 (booth N-7317) here with a focus on the latest automation enhancements for its centerless grinding and gauging systems which address the increasing demand for more precision manufactured components in...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

SST and JUNKER Group Enter Into New Sales Agreement

September 1, 2016

New distribution agreement will expand presence of production grinding systems in the North American market Auburn Hills, Mich.- SST, a North American distributor of premium machinery brands, automation, tooling and EDM supplies, today announced an agreement with the JUNKER Group to distribute its products in key North American markets including SST South, Southeast and Midwest. The JUNKER...Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Flap Discs grind and blend carbon and stainless steel.

September 1, 2016

Featuring self-sharpening Zirconia Alumina grain, Wolverine® Abrasive Flap Discs deliver aggressive grinding from start to finish. Discs come in both Type 27 and Type 29 styles, allowing for optimal angle of approach and finish. For fast changeover, flap discs are available with quick-change 5/8 in. – 11 nut, in addition to 5/8 and 7/8 in. arbors and variety of diameters to fit all tool sizes. Fabricators can choose between phenolic or more rigid aluminum back. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Weiler Expands Bonded Abrasives Offering

August 26, 2016

Expanded options include new combo wheels for pipeline cutting and grinding, and two new Type 28 grinding wheels for aggressive grinding needs CRESCO, Pa. — Weiler Abrasives Group, a leading provider of abrasives, power brushes, and maintenance products for surface conditioning has announced the expansion of its Tiger bonded abrasives offering. The expanded line of products, manufactured in...Read More

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