Grinding Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools

Five-Axis CNC Grinder has extended X-Y axis paths, 2 aux slides.

January 30, 2015

Offering linear x/y/z axis travel of 480 x 250 x 275 mm, 325linear machine operates from 2,500–4,000 rpm (typ) and features 2 auxiliary slides for workpiece clamping as well as optimized grinding wheel guidance over entire machining envelope. Scalable automation with 140-position tool changer, 5-24 grinding wheel magazine, and flexible robotic tool gripper. Along with automated collet changer, features include SIGSpro programming interface, and motion control maintained on Siemens 840D sl CNC. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Universal ID Cylindrical Grinder handles long workpieces.

November 18, 2014

Offered in 3 sizes to machine workpieces with max lengths of 11.81, 27.56, and 51.18 in. and IDs up to 9.84 in., STUDER S141 employs grinding spindle turret that accommodates up to 4 grinding spindles; universal measuring probe; and internal grinding quills in lengths up to 10.433 in. With direct-drive integrated swivel axis and high-resolution measuring system, turret rotates/positions with repeatability of <1 angular sec. Workhead can be direct or belt driven. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Grinding Machine produces rotationally symmetrical tools.

October 31, 2014

Engineered for high-production volumes, Walter Helitronic Mini Automation Machine features robot loader that can handle up to 1,500 tools. Double-ended spindle accommodates up to 3 grinding wheels per end to process end mills, drills, step tools, woodworking tools, and profile tools from 0.04–0.63 in. dia. Max tool length is 7.3 in., with minimum diameter of 0.04 in. for production blanks and 0.12 in. for regrinding. Fanuc control and HELITRONIC Tool Studio combine to operate 5 CNC axes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Cutting and Sanding Accessories enhance tool versatility.

October 24, 2014

Along with metal core that will not shrink and prevents breaking, 7/8 in. dia 506CU and 1 ½ in. dia EZ506CU Premium Metal Cutting Wheels feature CBN abrasive grit. Oscillating tool accessory, MM730, is used for contour sanding on wood and has 5 unique contour shapes. Sandpaper tubes are available in 80, 120, and 240 grit options. Featuring 60 grit diamond abrasive, MM910 60 Grit Diamond Paper accessory removes tough materials as well as paint/oil stains, mortar, and rust. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Abrasive Wheels/Disc Brushes have crimped rectangular filament.

October 14, 2014

ATB FastCut composite wheels, ATB Uni-Lok max density disc brushes, ATB Uni-Lok Turbo disc brushes, and ATB Uni-Lok quick-change disc brushes are available with crimped rectangular filaments in both silicon carbide and aluminum oxide. While optimized for aggression, flexibility, and conformability, crimped rectangular filament also exhibits cool running properties and allows for accelerated feeding. Areas of use include finishing applications involving tougher materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Surface Grinder produces 8 Ra or better micro finish.

October 1, 2014

Along with fixed spindle (10 hp) and rotary table that help maintain close tolerances (±.0001) and fine finishes, Okamoto PRG8-DXNC has electromagnetic chuck and automatic demagnetizer with 31.5 in. working diameter, ±5° table swivel, and 20–150 rpm rotary speed. This CNC surface grinder, built on rigid Meehanite cast base, has no table overhang as to promote accuracy and repeatability. Graphic and conversational, programming input accommodates multi-step (up to 4) grinding in one set up.
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Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools, Machinery & Machining Tools

Storage Platform keeps grinders and accessories within reach.

September 25, 2014

With magnetic or universal c-clamp base, Grinder Rest respectively allows tabletop or table edge storage of frequently used handheld, 4½ or 5 in. grinders and grinder components. Product ensures safe storage of grinder, wrench, and spare discs and keeps them near work area to promote efficiency in shop or field. While cable wrap hook allows safe storage of grinder's electrical cord, bracket has open design that lets grinder be placed for storage and retrieved whenever needed. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

A/O Abrasive Cut-Off Wheels cut steel and ferrous metals.

September 24, 2014

Featuring 100% aluminum oxide (A/O) abrasive, Norton Gemini RightCut Wheels provide clean, precise, straight, burr-free cut with 045 in. thin design that reduces material waste, accelerates cutting process, and minimizes kerf loss. Design also lends to extended use and minimizes required pressure while cutting. Suited for portable, guarded right angle grinders, cut-off wheels come in Type 01 (4–7 in.) and Type 27 (4–9 in.). Read More