Machining Centers

Machinery & Machining Tools

New Giddings & Lewis V Series Vertical Turning Center to be exhibited at IMTS

June 13, 2016

FOND DU LAC, Wis. - The new Fives Giddings Lewis V Series vertical turning center makes its trade-show debut at IMTS in booth S-8109 with the exhibit of a V 800 model. The new turning center line, with six table sizes from 800 to 2500 mm, is designed specifically for shops seeking a dependable, multi-purpose lathe for pumps, valves, gears, bearings, compressors, wheel hubs, jet engine housings... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

BLM Group USA to Feature End-Machining Center and Automatic Sawing Machine at IMTS 2016

June 13, 2016

Wixom, MI - BLM GROUP USA, (www.blmgroup.com) a global leader in the manufacture of tube processing equipment will showcase its BC80 end-machining center and CM602 automatic sawing machine in Booth S-8470 at IMTS ’16, September 12-17, 2016, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. In addition to the BC80 and CM602, the company will also address myriad options for... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Fidia Co. to Feature high-speed Milling Machine, Controls and Milling Heads at 2016 IMTS Show

June 13, 2016

Fidia Co. will feature a K199 high-speed 6 axis milling center with rotary table, C-40 vision numerical controls with integrated ViMill system and a variety of large milling heads at the 2016 IMTS Show in Booth No. S8880 in the South Hall of McCormick Place in Chicago, September 12-17, 2016. The K199 is Fidia’s most compact K series machine and represents the ideal solution for all small... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Speed Vertical Machining Center handles heavy workpieces.

May 31, 2016

With evenly distributed rigid bridge structure, 1,969 ipm rapid feedrates, and 394 ipm cutting feedrates, WE30Ve occupies 55.1 x 99.2 in. footprint and machines small- to medium-sized parts. Features include 12,000 rpm BT30 spindle, 17.5 hp peak, 61 lb-ft spindle drive motor, FANUC 0iMD control, and 21-tool ATC. Accommodating fixtures up to 350 kg, machine offers 25.6 x 15.7 in. table work area and 27.5 x 15.7 x 11.8 in. XYZ travels. Rotary pallet changer option is available. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

CNC Grinder features linear drive technology.

May 23, 2016

Featuring extended x- and y-axis movement plus 2 auxiliary slides for workpiece clamping, 5-axis 325linear CNC Grinder operates from 2,500–4,000 rpm, accommodating micro tools, gun drills, hob cutters, and complex geometries, as well as medical implants and orthopedic surgical tools. System offers scalable automation, with 140-position tool changer, 5-24 grinding wheel magazine, and flexible robotic tool gripper. Primary motor spindle operates up to 12,000 rpm with 15 kW max drive output. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Machining Systems produce high accuracy parts.

May 17, 2016

Providing precise positioning capabilities that allow it to hold very tight part tolerances, AgieCharmilles CUT 2000 X Wire EDM eliminates pitch and positioning errors that would otherwise result in scrapped parts. Shops can achieve ±1.5 µm pitch accuracy over 340 x 240 mm. Mikron MILL X 600 U Milling Machines are designed specifically for production of high accuracy parts with concave and convex part surfaces, especially under high feed rate conditions. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Bassett Increases CNC Machining Capacities with New State of the Art Machines

May 11, 2016

Bassett is proud to announce the addition of VF4SS and VF11 CNC machining centers to its arsenal of existing  CNC machines. With the addition of these machines, Bassett has increased its capacity in both size and production volume  with the ability to bring your most complex machined parts to full production quickly.  Bassett has the know-how and equipment to provide quality parts on time... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

DMI Event to Highlight Mazak Innovations that Boost Job Shop Efficiency

May 5, 2016

FLORENCE, Ky., – Mazak distributor Dependable Machine Inc. (DMI) will host an open house at its new technology center in Hayden, Idaho, May 10-12 from 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (PDT). The event will feature Mazak technologies that simplify part production processes as well as enhance shop floor productivity and versatility. A must-see for attendees will be Mazak’s MAZATROL SmoothX CNC.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Four-Axis Grinding Center offers automated loading capacity.

May 5, 2016

With 12-tray capacity, Dom Plus is suited for high-production grinding of indexable inserts on periphery with two K-Lands through integrated re-clamping. Machine's 180° swiveling loading gripper allows flexible handling processes and grinding for second chamfer. Other features include maintenance-free direct drives for X, Y, and C axes; short transfers due to agile handling and internal dressing; and fast product changeovers facilitated by offline programming and graphic simulation. Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

Mazak will Raise the Bar in Manufacturing Technology at IMTS 2016

April 28, 2016

Company to unveil groundbreaking innovations designed to drive the industry’s future FLORENCE, Ky. – The stage is set for Mazak Corporation to raise the manufacturing technology bar at IMTS. In booth S-8300, the company will demonstrate a host of new high-level developments in full digital factory integration, smart technology and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) connectivity – in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Machining Centers feature diagnostic communication system.

April 28, 2016

Standard on Cincinnati and Giddings & Lewis machine tools and composite systems, Diagnostic Communication System allows machine operators to connect with company experts via secure CNC screen sharing to diagnose and overcome stoppages within minutes. System is also available as upgrade for installed machines with PC-based HMI on Fanuc, Siemens, and Heidenhain controls. Enabling software, TeamViewer, establishes encrypted, password-protected connection to customer's CNC over VPN. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Mazak Distributor Addy Machinery to Host Open House

April 15, 2016

Event will emphasize productivity-enhancing solutions for automotive part processing FLORENCE, Ky.  – Mazak distributor Addy Machinery will host an open house event with an emphasis on improving automotive part processing efficiency at its Clinton Township, Michigan facility May 11-12. As automakers continue to revamp and shift production emphasis from one vehicle type to the next,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

National Bronze Mfg. Co. Expands Machining Capacity

April 14, 2016

Roseville, MI – National Bronze Mfg. Co., a leading manufacturer of bronze bushings, bearings, and machined components, is pleased to announce the acquisition of a state of the art Okuma CNC Turning Center. The high performance machinery combines pin point accuracy with state of the art automation technology to give National Bronze Mfg. a competitive advantage. The new equipment will allow... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

GF Machining Solutions Brings High Productivity to MMTS 2016

April 4, 2016

Booth will spotlight high-speed milling, high-performance EDM and flexible automation LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill., – Productivity-enhancing technology will dominate GF Machining Solutions’ presence in the Elliott-Matsuura booths at the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show in Montreal, Canada, May 16-18 at the Place Bonaventure. In booths 633, 647, 833 and 847, the company will highlight its... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

OMAX Corporation to Highlight Abrasive Waterjet Technology at MMTS

March 31, 2016

KENT, Wash. - OMAX® Corporation will showcase the many benefits of abrasive waterjets as a co-exhibitor in Spark Co. booth 625 at the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show (MMTS), May 16-18. Visitors to the booth will experience firsthand how OMAX abrasive waterjet machines allow shops to process virtually any material, part thickness or geometry more effectively than other fabrication... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Astro Machine Works adds new High Speed 5-Axis Gantry Machining Center for increased CNC Machining Capacity

March 30, 2016

Astro Machine Works adds new High Speed 5-Axis Gantry Machining Center for increased CNC Machining Capacity Astro Machine Works, Inc, located in Ephrata, PA, has added the APEC G3060 High Speed 5-Axis Gantry Mill  to keep up with demand and increase capacity in our machining area.  This machine is fast and precise, giving us the ability to machine very large parts.  Dimensions are 236”... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Mazak Canada to Feature New CNC at MMTS 2016

March 25, 2016

Multi-tasking and full 5-axis machines will demonstrate the power and capabilities of SmoothX FLORENCE, Ky. – At the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show, attendees will experience the power and capabilities of Mazak’s new MAZATROL SmoothX CNC demonstrated on the company’s INTEGREX i-200 Multi-Tasking Machine and on its full 5-axis VERTICAL CENTER UNIVERSAL (VCU) 500A 5X Vertical... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Mazak Florida Distributor Unbridled Technologies Hosts Grand Opening

March 1, 2016

New facility further intensifies sales, service and support for area customers FLORENCE, Ky. – Mazak’s footprint in Florida continues to expand with the grand opening of a new Unbridled Technologies (U Tech) facility in Tampa. As an integral part of Mazak’s distribution network, Unbridled Technologies and its new technical center will give area customers easy access to even more... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools

Mazak Northeast Event to Highlight Innovations for Enhancing Productivity

February 8, 2016

FLORENCE, Ky., – Mazak will host its seventh annual Discover More With Mazak™ event at its Northeast Technology Center in Windsor Locks, Connecticut, May 3 – 4 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (EST). This technology and education event will feature the largest presentation of Mazak CNC machine tools in the region, as well as other innovations for enhancing productivity and versatility on the shop... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Discover the Power of Data-Driven Manufacturing at Mazak Midwest Event

February 4, 2016

FLORENCE, Ky. — Mazak will host its annual Discover More With Mazak™ Event at its Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, Illinois, April 19 – 21 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. (CST). The technology and education event will explore how today's advanced metalworking technologies and data-driven production strategies contribute to unprecedented productivity gains and improved quality management.... Read More