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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, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Canon Solutions America Announces Enhancements to its Collaboration with Colex Finishing

September 19, 2016

Company to introduce the Colex Sharpcut Digital Flatbed Cutter: a turnkey flatbed solution set to expand the company's finishing portfolio MELVILLE, N.Y. - Canon Solutions America, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Canon U.S.A., Inc., today announced developments to its collaboration with Colex Finishing – the U.S. manufacturer of the Colex Sharpcut finishing solution. Under the newest... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Stainless Steel Roughing Geometry increases productivity.

September 13, 2016

RM5 provides guided twin-channel coolant, targeted at chip, to maximize cooling and promote tool life for machining ISO M stainless steels and ISO S high-temperature alloys. For added cutting efficacy, part uses Tiger·tec® Silver PVD Al2O3 cutting tool inserts in grades WSM10S, WSM20S, and WSM30S as well as Tiger·tec Silver CVD cutting tool material in WMP20S grade. Design of cutting edges reduces notch formation and crater wear. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Indexable-Insert Milling Cutter increases material removal rates.

August 22, 2016

Maximizing productivity and tool life, High Feed 6 increases material removal rates and handles high chip loads. This product, which handles difficult-to-machine materials ranging from stainless steel to heat-resistant superalloys, comes in 13 metric cutters with ODs from 50–160 mm and 9 imperial cutters from 2–4 in. as well as normal and close-pitch versions. Cutter bodies are capable of 0.070 in. axial depths of cut and feature double-sided inserts with 6 cutting edges. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Cutter handles aluminum and non-ferrous materials.

August 5, 2016

For optimized milling efficiency, HF Series PCD Milling Cutter features high-density design with 3 teeth per inch. Double-chamfered cutting edge of insert eliminates burrs, while shape and structure of wedge clamp's locating mechanism prevents discoloration from centrifugal force and ensures safety. Cutter achieves run-out precision of 0.0002 in. or less. For optimized chip evacuation and extended tool life, HF Series employs air/coolant through system. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Non-Industrial Products, Portable Tools

String Trimmer offers cordless alternativ to gas equipment.

August 1, 2016

Equipped with electronically controlled BL™ Brushless Motor that delivers up to 6,000 rpm, Model XRU08Z has adjustable speed dial to match speed to application. Trimmer will run up to 37 minutes on high setting and 44 minutes on low under load on single charge of Makita 18V LXT® Lithium-Ion 5.0 Ah battery. Telescoping curved shaft adjusts from 60 ½–64 ½ in. in length for operation in tight spaces. Bump-and-feed trimmer head rotates clockwise to help direct grass clippings away from operator. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Ramping Cutter machines non-ferrous metals such as aluminum.

July 20, 2016

Featuring V-shaped cutting edge and protection against centrifugal force at insert contact surface, M2131 Sky·tec™ Ramping Cutter is suitable for rough milling and semi-finishing of pockets with high chip volume in non-ferrous metals, such as aluminum wrought alloys or aluminum lithium alloys used in aircraft components. Tool has 0.59 or 0.78 in. max cutting depth and 0.98–3.14 in. diameter. With integral cooling for MQL or emulsion, 90° cutter employs WNN15 grade for long tool life. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Square Shoulder/Helical Milling Cutter Inserts come in large size.

July 11, 2016

Featuring 4 curved cutting edges, inserts for T4-12 square shoulder and helical milling cutters help parts manufacturers achieve increased depths of cut and metal removal rates when roughing and semi-finishing workpiece materials. Tangential mounting lends to performance stability and facilitates access to mounting screws. Cutter diameters range from 1–5 in. with corner radii up to 0.125 in. Various grades and geometries, as well as normal and close pitch versions, are available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Exchangeable-Head Milling Cutters enable silent machining.

June 27, 2016

Suitable for machining operations in ISO P (steel) and ISO M (stainless steel), CoroMill® 316 Milling Cutters support high-feed face milling, slot milling, helical interpolation, shoulder milling, profile milling, and chamfer milling. Exchangeable heads allow users to easily and accurately switch between various operations, providing optimized radius variation, teeth frequency, geometry, and grade. Beyond steel and stainless steel, tools can also be used in ISO K and ISO S materials. Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Cutting Tool trims beef, pork, and poultry.

June 17, 2016

Offering multiple sized trimmers for different steps of meat cutting process, TurboTrim helps maximize productivity and product yield. Unit features stainless steel blades, adjustment-free housing, and quiet operation with minimal vibration. Stainless steel motor assembly has slide out bracket which allows motor to be removed for cleanup without tools. For operator comfort and minimized fatigue, cutter features ergonomically designed, hard plastic handle and lightweight handpiece. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Helical Milling Cutters provide generous chip clearance.

June 16, 2016

Utilizing system insert concept that allows one insert to be used in variety of tools, Models M4256, M4257, and M4258 support wide array of milling operations, including slot milling, ramping, pocket milling, shoulder milling, and circular interpolation. Standard inserts are available for applications in steel, cast iron, stainless steels, and difficult-to-cut materials. Mounting configurations are available with Weldon shank, modular ScrewFit interface, and shell mill adaption. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Solid-Carbide Thread Mills deliver strength, process reliability.

June 14, 2016

Suited for use in general-purpose machining applications, solid-carbide thread mills are used to produce Unified, National Pipe Tapered, and Metric thread forms. Available thread sizes, cutting diameters, cutting lengths, and shank diameters result in >100 different tooling options, and flute options also vary. AlCrN coating is standard, and optional coatings include TiN, TiCN, TiAIN, AlTiN, and CVD-diamond.

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Cutting Plotters offer auto cut-off feature.

June 3, 2016

Intended for professional sign makers, GCC RX II Series Cutting Plotters are available in 61, 101, 132, and 183 cm sizes. Auto cut-off module enables units to cut off media after completion of each job, enabling unattended workflow for mass production. Users can also click on Cut-Off button after completion of job to automatically cut media. By automatically detecting registration marks on digitally produced images, Automatic-Aligning System guarantees precise contour cutting. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Seco Tools Engineered Solutions to Take Center Stage at IMTS 2016

June 1, 2016

TROY, Mich. – Seco Tools will spotlight its Engineered Solutions along with many other new tooling innovations at IMTS 2016 in booth W-1564. As a function of its Engineered Solutions division, Seco provides customers with competitively priced, fully engineered tooling solutions for their individual manufacturing needs. The company will exhibit several examples of these real-world Engineered... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Heavy-Duty Milling Cutter aids large component machining.

May 23, 2016

Primarily intended for milling and boring machines, Walter BLAXX M3016 is compatible with ISO material groups P, M, and K and suited for such difficult applications as machining frames made from cast iron for large molds or housings for wind energy rotor hubs. Carbide axial stop and use of 4 grades of Tiger™·tec® Silver cutting tool material help optimize tool life and process reliability. Cutter is available with approach angle of 60° for 4.9–12.4 in. diameter range. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Semi-Con Cable Scoring Tool safely performs spiral and ring cuts.

May 23, 2016

In addition to concealed blade that reduces risk of lacerations to user, P2095 and P2096 are designed to eliminate damage to sensitive portions of cable. Enclosed blade, which does not leave surface of semi-con layer at any point during cable scoring to ensure cut is not compromised, rotates clockwise around cable for spiral cut and counterclockwise for ring cut. While P2095 scores .73–1.25 semi-con diameter cable, P2096 scores 1.25–1.55 semi-con diameter cable. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Solid Carbide Tooling offers optimized cutting, tool life.

May 20, 2016

With geometry, cutting speed, and tool life optimized for use on gray cast iron, ductile iron, and forged steel, Speed-Drill R4 is suited for use in producing automotive engine and chassis components. Corner radius design is tangential to drill point but non-tangential to diameter, and tooling options include standard drill and end mill programs for all material groups. Special tools include step drills, core drills, reamers, tapered drills, tapered reamers, and combination tools. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Multi-edge Milling Cutter features positive cutting action.

May 12, 2016

Featuring double-sided design with total of 14 cutting edges per insert, CoroMill® 745 is suited for face milling in large batch productions. Cutter offers 3 pitch versions: radially compensated MD pitch for when vibration is a factor, M pitch for general applications, and H pitch with higher number of teeth for higher productivity. Tilted insert positioning system in tip seat and heptagonal insert design keep inserts securely in pocket when mounting and create positive cutting action. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Indexable Inserts, Grades enhance turning and milling options.

May 3, 2016

Designed for rough forging and castings, HR2 chip breaker features positive, stable geometry. Single-sided inserts are suited for working in steels, cast irons, and stainless steels. Also available, double-sided NMR chip breakers are designed for stainless steel operations. Wiper inserts W-FM and W-NM have positive front land for smooth machining. While T9226 grade suits heavy roughing and peeling operations, milling grade M6330 enhances DTMM work. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Pneumatic Saw precisely trims concrete pilings.

April 28, 2016

Featuring 14 in. fiberglass reinforced blade with 5 in. cutting depth, MILLHOG® Air Powered Saw mounts onto WrapTrack® System that clamps around 6–60 in. dia pile using stainless steel bands. Trolley mounts onto track and supports saw as it smoothly glides around on V-grooved, stainless steel wheels, and operator score cuts around piling to achieve clean, square cut before trimming without damaging reinforcing bars. This 3 hp saw operates on 90 psi shop air @ 80 cfm. Read More