Profile Grinders

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, 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

Grooving and Cut-Off Tool features single-sided design.

October 19, 2015

Available in multiple grades for dozens of applications, Beyond Evolution™ offers tight indexing tolerances. Triple V design, with top, bottom, and backside V-shaped seating in holder pocket, creates pull-in effect for maximum stability for deep grooving, face grooving, side turning, and profiling applications. Plunge and turn geometries are also available, and coolant is directed precisely to cutting edges underneath chip to dissipate heat and extend tool life. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments

KAPP NILES Shows the ZE 800 and R&P Metrology's PM 750/1250 Portable Measuring Machine at the Gear Expo

July 30, 2015

The NILES ZE 800, along with the world’s first portable gear measuring machine, demonstrate flexibility and expandability at the KAPP NILES booth #2222 during the 2015 Gear Expo. BOULDER, CO, – The Kapp Niles ZE 800 Profile Gear Grinder and the PM 750/1250 portable gear inspection system from RP Metrology GmbH will be demonstrated in the Kapp Niles Booth #2222 at AGMA‘s Gear Expo... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics, Test & Measuring Instruments

KIC to Demonstrate the ProBot at the SMTA Intermountain Expo

October 16, 2014

San Diego – KIC today announced that it will showcase the affordable and easy-to-use ProBot automatic profiling system at the SMTA Intermountain (Utah) Expo Tech Forum, scheduled to take place Thursday, October 23, 2014 at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, UT. The ProBot automatically measures the profile for each PCB and verifies whether each PCB is processed to specification in the... Read More

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Hammill Medical Ships 500,000th Knee Continuing Its Long Tradition of Quality Service

April 5, 2013

Maumee, Ohio – Hammill Medical, a leading full-line contract manufacturer of orthopedic implants, spinal implants, surgical instruments and implantable medical devices, is proud to announce that it has recently reached a milestone in knee implant manufacturing: The company has just shipped its 500,000th knee implant. Hammill first began manufacturing knees in the mid-1970s, company... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Inserts and Toolholders perform grooving, parting, profiling.

July 13, 2011

Suited for use with small and micro parts, MDT 2MM has 0.078 in. wide cutting edge and Secoloc insert clamping system. There are 2 sizes of inserts and toolholders available. For Swiss machining applications, MDT19 inserts are shaped to provide insert indexing accessibility even when space is restricted. With longer reach, larger toolholders, and broader product range, MDT28 size offers solutions for general machining applications and allows parting off of bars up to 2 in. dia. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinding Wheel Profiling Center offers automatic operation.

March 29, 2010

Delivering diverse functionality, CBN46 lets Positive Plated diamond and CBN grinding wheel manufacturers grind wheel core profile, condition or dress plated layer, and cut test piece coupon. Main table movement is provided by SKF satellite roller screws, and digital brushless servo motors provide consistent and accurate movement. Also, MSA 670 Series linear encoders provide feedback to Siemens 810 digital CNC control with positional accuracy of .0001 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Machine offers creepfeed, surface, and profile grinding.

October 1, 2008

Providing creepfeed, surface, and profile grinding in multi-axis configuration and GE-Fanuc® intelligent terminal CNC control from 2,025 x 1,500 mm footprint, Dominator 624 CNC Machine is suited for machine shops where space is at premium. By using cuboid machine bed design and mounting wheelhead on carrier assembly to provide 'Z' axis, work table then moves vertically to provide 'Y' axis. It offers grinding length of 600 mm x grinding width of 200 mm from 400 mm work table. Read More

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

Optical Profiler features table-top footprint.

January 23, 2008

Running on Vision® software platform, Wyko® NT9100(TM) Optical Profiling System provides access to over 200 distinct analyses and 1,000 critical parameters for process control/monitoring. It allows user-written analyses and integration with user-supplied hardware. Device features sub-nanometer vertical resolution, hands-free measurement automation for focus, tilt, magnification, intensity, and scan length, and fully programmable 150 mm XY stage. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Inspection Crawlers include laser and sonar profiling.

October 9, 2007

Using laser and sonar profiling tools, ROVVER® and SuperVision® analyze pipe for indications of deformation, corrosion, debris, accumulation, and improper liner installation. Laser profiler works above flow lines, while sonar profiler works below. Consisting of probe that attaches to head of camera, profilers come with software for report generation. They measure diameter and concentricity of pipe 4-160 in. in dia, performing up to 250,000 measurements/min with ±1% accuracy. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Tools offer small bore profiling.

October 13, 2006

Allowing customers to cut intricate ID forms, MICROBIT® Tools provide small bore profiling and back turning down to 0.125 in. minimum bore. They are available in 1/8, 3/16, ¼, 5/16, 3/8, and ½ in. shank diameters with neck lengths of 0.375, 0.625, 0.750, 1.00, 1.250, and 1.750 in., respectively. All are offered with variety of coatings including TiN, TiCN, TiAIN, and Diamond. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Profile Grinder performs ultra-precise work.

September 12, 2006

Surface and profile grinding machine, Jung J 630, is suited for applications where it is necessary to produce micron-precise contours and profiles or ultra-fine finishes. PA 37 dressing system allows continuous profile dressing of grinding wheel, simultaneous with grinding process, while double V guide construction provides rigidity and stability. Grindable workpiece surface including wheel width is 600 x 305 mm, cutting speed is 35 m/s, and max load is 130 kg. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Profile Grinder utilizes 2,600 rpm spindle.

September 12, 2006

Equipped with dynamic linear drives for linear and rotary axes, Prokos provides workpiece dimensions of 300 x 300 x 300 mm with XYZ-axis feed rates of 120,000, 10,000, and 50,000 mm/min, respectively. Speed stroke grinding keeps heat out of part, allowing grinding of titanium. Machine features 12,000 rpm variable speed motor and GE Fanuc 18i control with color flat screen, menu bars, softkeys, and Windows(TM) GUI. Optional tool-changing system combines grinding, milling, and drilling operations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Profile Grinder accelerates up to 2.5 G.

September 11, 2006

Combining linear motor drive and 3-axis closed-loop electronic control, Model FPG-608LM delivers reciprocating rate of 720 times/min at 5/8 in. stroke and 328 fpm table speed. Machine offers 6 x 8 in. work area, 0.0001 in. X and 0.000040 in. YZ axis repeatabilities, and 2,000-10,000 rpm spindle speed. Adjustable grinding head swivels with ±5° range to meet various applications. Control options include FANUC 18iM with FANUC linear motors or Smart control using Siemens linear motors. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid Carbide Tooling performs small-bore profiling.

February 21, 2006

THINBIT® MICROBIT® tools meet all small diameter tooling requirements, including ID or face grooving, boring/turning, and threading. With profiling capabilities down to 0.125 in. min bore, products let users cut intricate ID forms that require fine detail. Tools come in 1/8, 3/16, ¼, 5/16, 3/8, and ½ in. shank dia with respective neck lengths of 0.375, 0.625, 0.750, 1.00, 1.250, and 1.750 in. TiN, TiAlN, and Diamond coatings are available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

CNC Grinding System targets creepfeed applications.

June 2, 2005

Suited for cellular or lean manufacturing, Profimat MC traveling column machine provides multi-axis grinding and is available with integrated automatic tool changer that can switch wheels in 8 sec. Four production profile models feature grinding range/table clamping area of 700 x 400 mm to 1,000 x 600 mm. Rated at 60 kW, variable-speed main spindle achieves speeds to 8,000 rpm. Maximum cutting speed of 170 m/sec is suitable for CD or IPD as well as CBN applications. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Profile Grinder is suited for precision applications.

January 13, 2005

Equipped with Siemens 840 D CNC control, Jung J 630 surface and profile grinder incorporates double V guide construction and PA 37 CNC system that allows continuous profile dressing of grinding wheel. Spindle, hydraulic system, and diving column enable micron precision during grinding process. With max load of 130 kg, grinder has 600 x 305 mm grindable workpiece surface and cuts at speeds to 35 m/s. Grinding wheel has 300 mm dia, width of 30 mm, and 76.2 mm ID. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Surface and Profile Grinder suits high-volume production.

October 6, 2004

Featuring GE Fanuc 18i control, Blohm Planomat 408 HP, in split splash guard configuration, keeps doors open and lets operator exchange parts while machine goes through dress cycle. Linear guideways in all axes consist of 6-row ball and 4-row roller bearing systems that provide stick-slip free positioning. Work area is entirely enclosed to contain high-pressure coolant, and grinding range is 800 x 400 mm. Table clamping area is 1,200 x 400 mm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Profile Grinding System suits lean, cellular production.

January 6, 2003

Blohm Profimat MC traveling-column machine is capable of multi-axis grinding in 2,000 mm-wide footprint. Access from front and back allows units to be set side by side. Modular platform concept includes GE Fanuc 18i CNC control, machine bed, column, wheelhead, and machine table. Linear guideways in all axes consist of 6-row ball and 4-row roller bearing systems that provide stick-slip free positioning. Grinding range/table clamping area is offered in 700 x 400 or 700 x 600 mm sizes. Read More