Insert Holders

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

REGO-FIX® to Highlight Benefits of Toolholding Innovations at MMTS

March 23, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – At the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show (MMTS) in booth 521 on May 16 - 18, REGO-FIX will showcase four of its precision tooling products ideal for demanding part machining applications in a wide range of industries, including aerospace. On display will be the powRgrip® product line that generates very high clamping forces; secuRgrip®, an anti-pullout toolholding... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Universal Hydraulic Toolholder can serve high-volume applications.

March 18, 2016

TENDO E compact, which eliminates use of different holder technologies for milling, drilling, and reaming, can safely transfer up to 520 Nm torque at 20 mm clamping diameter. With vibration damping and run out accuracy of <0.003 mm at 2.5 x D, this hydraulic expansion toolholder is applicable across rough milling to finish operations and protects machine spindle and cutting tool from damage. Common spindle connections are available, including HSK-A63, SK40, BT40, CAT40, and CAT50. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Digital Control Mechatronic Gripper delivers process stability.

March 17, 2016

Powered by brushless DC servo motor and controlled by digital I/O, PGN-Plus-E offers gripping force that can be adjusted in 4 levels and comes in size 80. Multi-tooth guidance, designed for higher moment capacity, features continuous lubrication pocket in guide contour and wedge-hook kinematics with maximized surface coverage in all stroke positions. Suited for industrial environments, universal 24 V gripper integrates required control and power electronics. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Special Briney Dual Contact Cat50 Turning Toolholder Eliminates the Need for Customer to Re-Engineer Catalog of Lathe Stick Tools

March 9, 2016

Recently, Briney Tooling Systems worked closely with a manufacturer to develop a special Dual Contact CAT50 stick turning toolholder for an Okuma MacTurn 550 milling/turning center. The customer had some special turning stick tools that were 1.5-inches square and there was no standard for the lathe stick tools. Because Briney Tooling Systems is well-known for their custom and special toolholder... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Toolholders feature simultaneous taper and face contact.

March 7, 2016

Designed for use with dual-contact spindle systems, Taper-Face Toolholders provide 2 surfaces of contact for optimized rigidity and consistency. Products use plastic deformation of machine spindle to achieve simultaneous fit of both taper and flange face from holder to create rigid connection and prevent toolholder from being pulled into machine spindle. Toolholders are available for BT30 TF, BT40 TF, BT50 TF, CAT40 TF, and CAT50 TF spindle connections, in both inch and metric programs. Read More

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

Power Tool Holders

February 16, 2016

Assembly Tool Specialists carries a unique line of Power Tool Holders that can be mounted on tables or can support a rod connected to the overhead trolley system. ATS also offers two sizes of power tool yokes to be attached to balancers.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Tap Holders target machines with synchronous spindles.

February 9, 2016

Supplied with coolant-through capability, Softsynchro 0 is designed for tap ranges #2-10 and M2-M8, while Softsynchro 4 handles tap ranges 7/6-1 in. and M12-M30. Units are constructed from 2 separate, precision ground sections: body and shank. Patented elastomer springs separate spindle from tap, absorbing excessive axial forces and compensating for small errors in machining process. Torque from spindle is transferred seamlessly to tap via ball bearings riding in precision ground grooves. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Thread Chaser Insert Holders handle tough materials.

December 9, 2015

Combining carbide-pin locating system with patented pocket seat surface pattern and high-pressure coolant capabilities up to 3,046 psi, Thread Chaser Insert Holders bring precision and rigidity to threading operations that involve tough materials including hard, gummy, or high-chrome content materials used in oil and gas industry. P1 version is available for .625 in. thick inserts, while P5 version is suited for .984 in. thick inserts. Chipformers come in .156 in. and .124 in. sizes. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Deburring Tool Holders feature self-compensating design.

December 1, 2015

With integral tension and compression, Barriquan Tool Holders are designed for hard tool deburring of all materials and part shapes. Spring load within tool generates constant pressure on part to produce uniform deburred surface. Accommodating standard industrial burr bits and brushes from many sources, holders can be mounted in most machining centers, turning machines, and Sugino drilling units, as well as utilized as end of arm tooling on robots. 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, Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Fastening Tools suit light industrial and MRO applications.

August 31, 2015

Machined from high-grade alloy steel and heat treated to provide non-brittle toughness, Apex Geta Tools are suited for construction, light industrial assembly, and general maintenance and repair applications. Line includes Torx®, Phillips, Square, Torq-Set, and Slotted insert and power screwdriver bits as well as magnetic bit holders, magnetic sockets, nutsetters, and extensions. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Software

Quality Down to the Finest Detail in the Area of Blisk and Turbine Blade Machining

August 12, 2015

Haimer shrinking technology enriches Starrag machining centers with precision. In order to machine engine components such as turbine blades and blisks, the aerospace industry has been relying on the quality provided by Starrag Machining Centers for a very long time. Almost no other machine supplier understands the requirements in such detail as Starrag does and can offer turnkey solutions... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Briney Tooling Systems to Feature 'Tru Position(TM)' End Mill Holders at the 2015 South-Tec Show

August 10, 2015

Briney Tooling Systems will feature their unique line of ‘Tru Position™’ End Mill Holders with dramatically reduced total indicator runout (T.I.R) of 0.0002-in at Booth No. 622 at the 2015 SOUTH-TEC Show at the Charlotte Convention Center in Charlotte, NC, October 27-29 2015. The Briney Tru Position End Mill Holders utilize a custom-engineered internal eccentric grinding technique... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Static Tool Holder holds rotary broach tools.

July 28, 2015

Designed to hold rotary broach tools in stationary position, ST Series can be mounted into punch press or milling machine for accurate, light-duty pecking or punching operations. Single or multiple static broach holders can be used with different broaches that increase in size until desired form is achieved. In addition to shaping operations, holder can be used to create forms in tough materials, including hexalobular forms where rotary broaching tools may fail. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Briney Tooling Systems to Feature 'TRU POSITION(TM)' End Mill Holders at the 2015 WESTEC Show

July 27, 2015

Briney Tooling Systems will feature their unique line of ‘Tru Position™’ End Mill Holders with dramatically reduced total indicator runout (T.I.R) of 0.0002-in at Booth No. 1040 at the 2015 WESTEC Show in Los Angeles, CA, September 15-17. The Briney Tru Position End Mill Holders utilize a custom-engineered internal eccentric grinding technique developed by Briney that produces the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Universal Hydraulic Toolholder streamlines operations.

June 18, 2015

Negating use of different holder technologies for milling, drilling, and reaming, TENDO E compact enables safe transfer torques up to 384 lb-ft at 20 mm clamping diameter and is suited for high volume-cutting. This hydraulic expansion toolholder, featuring vibration damping as well as precise run out accuracy of <0.003 mm at 2.5 x D, protects machine spindle and cutting tool from damage. Tools can be quickly changed with Allen key, and common spindle connections are available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Milling Toolholder increases heavy-duty cutting productivity.

May 20, 2015

Precision-balanced to G 6.3 at 15,000 rpm, maintenance-free SINO-R holds tool securely, with max torque transmission of 627 lb-ft, at clamping diameter of 1.25 in. Flexibility due to use of intermediate sleeves allows clamping of nearly all common tool shank diameters, while design promotes tool life and material removal rates. Based on expansion technology system with solid body and pressure medium, toolholder delivers radial rigidity and dampening characteristics that increase productivity.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools

Strategic Partnership and Licensing Agreement between Two Market Leaders: OSG Cutting Tools with the HAIMER Safe-Lock(TM) System

April 21, 2015

In April 2015 the OSG Corporation, a world leader in round cutting tools, and Haimer GmbH, market leader in tool holding technology, signed a strategic partnership and licensing agreement. The OSG-Group is bringing their round endmill cutting tools to the global market now with the HAIMER Safe-Lock™-System. The OSG-Group, Japanese market leader for solid carbide endmills, has begun offering... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Precision Toolholders meet automotive industry requirements.

April 14, 2015

Maintenance-free TENDO products increase tool service life and prevent chipping at tool cutting edge. TENDO E Compact uses hydraulic expansion technology and has flexible clamping range. With one-piece design manufactured from tool steel, Tendo Platinum hydraulic toolholders can be used with all clamping diameters, have multiple gage lengths, and can be directly clamped. TENDO Tech toolholders have technical features incorporated into them or are designed for niche market/application. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Hydraulic Expansion Toolholder suits aerospace applications.

March 23, 2015

Available for HSK-A63, HSKA 100, CAT 40, and CAT 50 interfaces, TENDO AVIATION combines strength of hydraulic expansion technology and Weldon toolholders regarding run-out accuracy, balancing grade (G 2.5 at 25,000 min-1), vibration damping, and accelerated tool change via Allen key. Integrated anti- pull-out mechanism ensures tool orientation and form-fit clamping when using Weldon shank. Also, mechanism prevents tool pull out and ensures holding of positional tolerances. Read More