Lathes

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

VERICUT Helps Grade Turning and Milling SkillsUSA/NIMS Contest Submissions

May 3, 2016

Irvine, CA - CGTech will be on hand at the National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC), June 21-23, 2016, to help grade multiple SkillsUSA/NIMS events related to Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machining. CGTech will also be exhibiting its latest version of VERICUT software in Booth S149. More than 16,000 people - including students, teachers and business partners - will be participating... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools

Spring News Letter

March 24, 2016

POINTS OF INTEREST: NEW Address: 1529 Cottage Street, Ashland OH 44805

  • MARCH : MORI SEIKI PASSES ITS FINISHING TESTS
  • CINCINNATI GRINDERS ARRIVE FOR THEIR REBUILD (P. 2)
  • ACU-RITE SPRING SALE EVENT; COMPLETE WITH FREE SHIPPING! (P.2.)
MORI SEIKI MARCH MADNESS The Mori will go home, looking new and performing great. Looking at the before after... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

EXSYS to Spotlight Advanced Gearboxes, Lathe Tooling at SOUTH-TEC 2015

September 10, 2015

SAN ANTONIO, Fla., – Manufacturers in search of precision gear solutions or productive tooling for CNC lathes should stop by booth 1143 at SOUTH-TEC 2015, taking place October 27 – 29 at the Charlotte Convention Center in North Carolina. Here, EXSYS Tools, Inc. will showcase the latest gearboxes, tool holders and adapter systems it offers from EPPINGER. Suited for a range of... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Precitech Introduces Five New Machines Optimized for Light Management Applications

June 19, 2015

KEENE, NH — Precitech, a global manufacturer of innovative ultra precision machining solutions, introduces the Freeform® MGG microgroove generator and the DRL2000, DRL1700, DRL1200, DRL600 drum roll lathes. These machine platforms are optimized for creating optical structures on molds for light management applications. The end uses of such applications are light bending and brightness... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Arthur Machinery-Florida and Leadwell LTC-208/210 CNC Lathes

June 15, 2015

Tampa, Florida – Arthur Machinery-Florida has represented the Leadwell CNC Machine Tool product line for many years.  Leadwell recently introduced their new LTC-208 and LTC-210 CNC Lathes built in the Leadwell factory in Taiwan. These box way models offer 8"/10" chucks and 2-1/2" and 3" Bar capacity.  The LTC-208M and LTC-210M models offer Live Tooling. The New Leadwell LTC-210 is in the... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

The Art of Railroad Axle Manufacturing

April 14, 2015

Remanufactured three-stage lathe line with Sinumerik 840D sl CNC provides dynamic solution for railroad axle manufacturer Euro Machinery Specialists (Menomonee Falls, WI) recently remanufactured a 1960s vintage Snyder "Three-Stage" lathe machining line for its customer, Standard Forged Products (McKees Rocks, PA), for use in the production of rail and locomotive axles.  Owing to the change... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

The Art of Railroad Axle Manuacturing

April 13, 2015

Remanufactured three-stage lathe line with Sinumerik 840D sl CNC provides dynamic solution for railroad axle manufacturer Euro Machinery Specialists (Menomonee Falls, WI) recently remanufactured a 1960s vintage Snyder "Three-Stage" lathe machining line for its customer, Standard Forged Products (McKees Rocks, PA), for use in the production of rail and locomotive axles.  Owing to the change... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Software

Latest PartMaker Version on Display at Eastec 2015

March 19, 2015

Delcam to demonstrate PartMaker Version 2015 at the east coast’s largest machine tool show Fort Washington, PA – PartMaker Inc., a division of Delcam, will demonstrate the latest version of PartMaker Software for programming CNC Mills, Lathes, WireEDMs, Turn-Mill Centers and Swiss-type lathes at Eastec 2015 in West Springfield, Massachusetts, May 12 – 14, 2015. Highlighting the new... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Training the Aerospace Workforce of the Future

February 25, 2015

Training the aerospace workforce of the future is something taken very seriously at Machinists Inc. There are MI employees like Michael Tomson who have taken advantage of a special program through the Aerospace Joint Apprenticeship Committee or AJAC. Tomson has been in the program for three years, learning his trade. The class is one night a week for four hours, just like any other college... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Pick-Up Turning Lathes feature modular design.

February 13, 2015

Intended for use in manufacturing of medium and large batch runs, VL-Series is based on vertical pick-up system and features compact footprint that reduces floor space requirements while affording layout flexibility. There are 4 sizes available for handling 100–400 mm dia components, and all machines feature tool turret with up to 12 (driven) tools. Other features include integrated O-automation system, vertical layout, self-loading spindle, and MINERALIT® polymer concrete machine body. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Arthur Machinery-Florida Sells South Bend Lathe Machines

January 19, 2015

Tampa, Florida — Arthur Machinery-Florida represents South Bend Lathe machines in the Florida and Puerto Rico market. South Bend Lathe Works was founded in 1906 by the O'Brien twin brothers after they graduated from Purdue University in Indiana. Within just a quarter of a century, South Bend Lathe Works became the largest manufacturer of precision metalworking lathes in the world with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Lathe accelerates small-part production.

December 8, 2014

Featuring 5 ft x 6 ft, 3 in. footprint, Tongtai Q5 CNC Gang-type Lathe is equipped with 6,000 rpm, 7.5 hp spindle motor and offers rapid traverse rate of 1,181 ipm. Tool capacity, depending on workpiece being processed, is 4–6 ID or OD. Optional automation system combines bar feeder, part catcher, and part conveyor. For longer-term, higher-volume automated production, 8-pallet or 2-pallet gantry-loader-type part stockers are offered to handle parts up to 2 in. in diameter and 1.5 in. in length. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Vulcan GMS Expands Machining Capabilities

December 3, 2014

Vulcan GMS has added new capabilities in our machining department. We have always offered machining capabilities focused on lead and tungsten manufacturing services. Vulcan continues to offer these unique capabilities but we have expanded by adding a dedicated machining cell to focus on other materials including; aluminum, steel, copper, brass, molybdenum, tin, bismuth, plastics and more. This... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

EXSYS Highlights Flexible Tooling Systems at HOUSTEX 2015

November 28, 2014

Modular adaptors and bases provide the industry’s shortest changeover times TAMPA, Fla. – EXSYS Tool, Inc. will showcase its well-known, high quality and innovative EXSYS/EPPINGER tooling systems at the HOUSTEX show in Houston, Texas, taking place Feb. 24-26, 2015. Exhibition visitors will discover the speed, flexibility and cost-effectiveness of such systems as PRECI-FLEX®, DECO-FLEX®... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Lathes .

November 26, 2014

Respectively offering 8 and 10 in. chucks and 2 ½ and 3 in. bar capacity, box way built models LTC-208 and LTC-210 can be used for production as well as Job Shop applications. Both feature Live Tooling as well as Fanuc drives and motors.<br /> Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Multi-Process Welding Lathe features PLC-based controls.

November 11, 2014

Capable of sub arc, open arc, and gas-shielded welding using single torch, Multi-Process Horizontal Lathe is suited for users that remanufacture slab caster rolls, shell rolls, and mandrel bars. Onboard second torch is provided for bore welding down to 4 in. ID. With adaptive spindle speed compensation, operators do not need to adjust wire-feed speed or spindle speed to accommodate change in diameter. Machine includes 12 in. color HMI and open-naming convention for part configuration storage. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Twin Spindle CNC Lathe offers 16 second production time.

October 2, 2014

Equipped with 11 kW spindle motor providing spindle speeds up to 4,500 rpm, Model MW120GTEX delivers rigidity and high-precision processing. Machine features 8 turret stations, 2-piece turret coupling, and twin independent gantries for optimized throughput. Location of Z-axis ballscrew is centered to optimize accuracy, while X-axis box guideway gives added rigidity. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Romi's Exhibition, along with B+W at IMTS 2014, Reinforces the Company's Actions in the American Market

September 15, 2014

The Company's commercial strategy in the US is to further elevate the standard of customer's satisfaction With 84 years of history and more than 150,000 machines installed worldwide, Romi invests in the American machine tool market. The Company participates, from September 8 to 13, of IMTS 2014, one of the leading worldwide events in this market which will be held at McCormick Place... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Swiss-Type Turning Centers offer modular spindle construction.

July 15, 2014

Available with sub-spindle, live tooling, and bar feeder, YAMA SEIKI-GOODWAY SW Series includes Models SW-20, SW-32, and SW-42 with max machining diameters of 20, 32, and 42 mm, respectively. Spindle can be exchanged to be bush-type or bushless-type depending on different work requirements. Fully enclosed splashguards keep chips and coolant contained, while C3 class hardened and precision ground ball screws ensure accuracy, and pretension on all axes minimizes thermal distortion. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Methods to Feature an Expansive Range of Innovative Machine Tools & Automation at IMTS 2014, Booth S-9119

July 14, 2014

Over 20 NEW Machines & Solutions on Display. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools, automation and accessories has announced that 40 machine tools and automation solutions will be featured in Booth # S-9119 at IMTS 2014 (International Manufacturing Technology Show) located in the South Hall at McCormick Place in Chicago,... Read More