Turning Machines & Accessories

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Coated Insert Grades are designed for cast iron turning.

July 18, 2016

Optimized for toughness and wear resistance, TK1501 and TK0501 dedicated cast iron turning grades reduce tool waste and maximize parts production per edge. Standard features include Duratomic® coating technology, EDGE INTELLIGENCE, and Chrome Used-Edge Detection. Latter facilitates identification of cutting edge contact with workpiece even in low-light environments. Various geometries, from roughing to finishing, are available to produce desired surface finish in any application. Read More

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Methods to Showcase Manufacturing the Future at IMTS 2016, Booth S-9119

July 12, 2016

3D Printing, Automation and Full Range of Innovative Machining Solutions Embody the Future of Manufacturing. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools, 3D printing technology, automation and accessories, has announced they will demonstrate a wide range of the latest developments in manufacturing technology in Booth S-9119 at... Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Rough Turning Insert Geometry comes in 4 shapes and 4 grades.

July 5, 2016

Promoting process reliability in rough turning, double-sided ISO indexable inserts with RP7 geometry combine ground contact surface with profile featuring tailored protective chamfer that guards against fracturing. Other features include T-land for protection against chipping, ground seating surface, center curve design for increased cutting edge strength, and chip groove depth able to accommodate higher feed rates. Additionally, Tiger·tec® Silver coating extends tool life. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Steel Turning Grade combines tough substrate and CVD coating.

June 20, 2016

With tough carbide substrate and Absotech Platinum CVD Coating, AC8025P Grade provides cutting edge chipping resistance and adhesion resistance in steel turning applications. Smooth surface treatment promotes adhesion resistance along ridgeline of cutting edge, and edge sharpness reduces chattering. This grade is suitable for such steel turning applications as continuous cutting, light interrupted cutting, and interrupted cutting. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Multi-Axis Milling/Turning Machine integrates cryogenics.

June 16, 2016

Suited for processing aerospace components, VARIAXIS i-800T combines full 5-axis milling and turning with integrated liquid nitrogen cryogenics technology. This prevents detrimental white layers typically generated when machining parts from such materials as titanium, nickel, Invar, and other exotics. Able to be equipped with 80-tool magazine for continuous uninterrupted productivity and 10,000 rpm, CAT-50 spindle, machine offers trunnion-style tilting table and multi-tasking capability. Read More

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

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

High-Accuracy, 3-Jaw Chuck has side-loading design.

May 24, 2016

Balanced by 2 weights, Model 620 chuck is side loaded between jaws as necessitated by part geometry and needs to rest on small boss at end of slot. This 6 in. dia, 3-jaw chuck with 1 in. dia counterbore (hidden) also features sub-jaws and inserts. When removed and re-installed, changeable insert stop pads repeat to 1/10,000 TIR. Accuracies range from 0.001–0.00001 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Milling Center handles workpieces up to 2,500 mm diameter.

May 17, 2016

Featuring bridge design with moving table and crossbeam, 5-axis Umill 1800 permits loading from top or front of machine. Portal-style system has working range of 2,150 mm on Y axis, 1,800 mm on X axis, and 1,250 mm in Z axis. Table can be dedicated to milling with rotation speed of 10 rpm and load capacity of 10 tons, or turning with speeds up to 250 rpm and load capacity of 5 tons. Rapid traverse is 60 m/min, and movement of table is carried out on 2 guideways size 65 with 3 trucks/guideway. 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

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

Fasteners & Hardware, Machinery & Machining Tools

Steel Turning Tool offers stable insert clamping.

March 11, 2016

Suited for longitudinal and face turning, CoroTurn® 300 uses iLock™ interface for stable insert clamping. System securely locks insert in place to prevent cutting forces from affecting tool position and provides tool accuracy within ±.002 in. Eight-edged inserts are available in grades GC4325 and GC4315 featuring Inveio™ coating, a uni-directional crystal orientation for wear resistance and extended tool life. Coolant from above controls chip breaking, while under coolant controls temperature. 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, Materials & Material Processing

Arthur Machinery-Florida Exclusive Chevalier Dealer

January 26, 2016

Tampa, Florida - Arthur Machinery-Florida has been awarded the Chevalier Machinery line of CNC Turning, Machining Centers Grinders. Chevalier Machinery U.S.A. is located in Santa Fe Springs, California. Chevalier offers a full line of Turning, Milling, Bridge Mills and precision grinding machines. Herbert Hou, National Sales Manager for Chevalier’s chip making products recently visited... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Machining Center combines milling and turning.

January 12, 2016

Featuring 137 x 118 in. footprint, Mikron MILL P 800 U ST provides 31.5 in. of X-travel, 800 rpm C-axis rotation speed, and max table load of 1,763 lb. System incorporates 20,000 rpm HSK T63 spindle and is capable of 4-axis simultaneous turning. Water-cooled torque motors on A- and C-axis ensure accuracy, while speed is optimized through axes’ 0.3-second clamp time in any position. With machine’s gantry concept, workpiece on 31.5 x 31.5 in. table is fully accessible without rotating table. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

GF Machining Solutions to Propel Businesses Forward at AeroDef 2016

December 21, 2015

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – At the AeroDef Manufacturing Conference and Exhibition, taking place Feb. 8-10 at the Long Beach Convention Center in California, GF Machining Solutions will have applications experts available to discuss new technologies and techniques for productively machining precision aircraft parts from modern materials. Attendees to booth 313 will find GF Machining Solutions has... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

New Tooling for Specific Turning Center Brands from Heimatec

December 16, 2015

Standard and custom styles available for Hyundai, Miyano and Nakamura  machine tools; offered for all tapers, including HSK and BT30; fixed and adjustable models; many in stock for immediate delivery  Heimatec, a world leader in live tools and multi-spindle drill heads, today announces immediate availability of live tooling for all popular models in the Hyundai, Miyano and Nakamura turning... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Robotics

New Automated Mazak and Fanuc Turning Cell at LMC's Manufacturing Facility

November 24, 2015

LMC Workholding has recently added a new Automated Turning Cell to its list of production equipment at its Logansport, IN manufacturing facility, as part of its continuing expansion. The new Mazak MY350 and Fanuc Automation R2000-265kg turning cell and Robot are used to load parts weighing up to 350 lbs. into the CNC lathe for machining, remove the parts and place completed parts back on the... 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

Arthur Machinery-Florida Adds INDEX TRAUB Line

October 8, 2015

Tampa, FL – Arthur Machinery-Florida has been selected to represent the INDEX and TRAUB lines of precision turning and mill-turn machine tools in Florida and Puerto Rico, announced Bob Arthur, owner. The North American headquarters of the Esslingen, Germany-based INDEX Group is Index Corporation, Noblesville, IN. INDEX and TRAUB multi-functional metalcutting production centers... Read More