Boring Machinery

Boring Machinery

Robbins TBM a Repeat Record-Breaker

October 2nd, 2007 A Robbins 7.2 m (23.6 ft) diameter TBM operating on the remote Karahnjukar Hydroelectric Project in Iceland has entered new territory. The machine, operated by contractor Impregilo SpA, beat its own world record for the second time when it bored 115.7 m (380 ft) in 24 hours on August 25, 2007. It then set another record in its size class of 7 to 8 m (23 to 26 ft) by boring 428.8...

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Robbins TBM Advances Lebanon's Water System

December 7th, 2007 Oceanside excavation using a Robbins TBM along Lebanon's coast will ultimately bring fresh water to a parched and heavily populated region in the Kesrouane district 20 km (12 mi) north of Beirut. The 4 km (2.5 mi) long El Madiq Tunnel, contracted to the Baresel AG/Al Tajj Est. JV, is part of the much larger Kesrouane Coastal Area Water Supply Project to improve water systems....

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New Romicron® is Breakthrough in Precision Boring
Boring Machinery

New Romicron® is Breakthrough in Precision Boring

Romi A Tradition of Innovation" See Us At IMTS Booth A-8343 ERLANGER, KY - Romi Machine Tools, Ltd, long an industry leader in turning and machining center technology, introduces the Romicron® with Multiple Cutting Edges. This is the latest technological breakthrough fine boring system from Romicron. The Romicron® with Multiple Edges is a reliable ultra-precise boring system for...

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Tipped Tooling suits high-production applications.
Boring Machinery

Tipped Tooling suits high-production applications.

Designed for reaming, fine boring, and milling, MODCO® Tipped Tools can be engineered with steel or carbide bodies and are provided in any required diameter and length combination. PCD tips are available for aluminum and other non-ferrous material applications, while CBN tips are offered for iron jobs. Construction technique allows tools to be engineered with appropriate number of tips to...

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Boring Machinery

Cri-Bore Modular Boring System

Criterion Machine Works, Costa Mesa, CA announced they will be introducing 3 new models in their Cri-Bore Modular Boring System product line at IMTS 2006. The new CB1 and CB1.25 models cover a boring range from 1.047 to 1.600" in diameter. While, the LCB1.5 model increases the maximum bore diameter to 12.125". The complete Cri-Bore Modular Boring System boring range will be 1.047" to 12.125" in...

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Command Tooling Systems Offers Complete Balance Solutions for Tooling and Holemaking
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Command Tooling Systems Offers Complete Balance Solutions for Tooling and Holemaking

RAMSEY, MN-Command Tooling Systems announces the expansion of its tooling and holemaking balance products including expanded custom balancing, the introduction of four new balancing machines as well as its balanceable boring systems. Balance matters," said Dennis King, director of engineering for Command®. "Proper balance for a specific application is essential. It increases tool and...

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Parlec to Showcase Mori Seiki NL 1500-3000 Series at Eastec Show

Fairport, N.Y. - May 23, 2006 - Parlec Inc., a worldwide leader in tooling, workholding and presetting solutions, announced today that it will feature its latest driven and static tooling series at the 2006 Eastec show. The Mori Seiki NL 1500-3000 Series will be featured in Parlec's booth #3113, at the show which runs May 23-25, 2006 at the Eastern States Exposition Ground in West Springfield,...

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Machine Bars

Boring Kit ranges from 0.31 to 6.69 in.

Provided in protective, foam-lined case, BohrSTAR 12-Piece Kit includes one 54 mm head, 6 boring bars, 2 adapter plates with cartridge, 10 inserts, and all necessary wrenches. AccuSET vernier dial adjusts in 0.0001 in. increments, while tapered screw coupling design dampens vibration.

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Boring Systems offer boring range of 4.0-326 mm.
Boring Machinery

Boring Systems offer boring range of 4.0-326 mm.

Suited for production applications that demand statistical process control with CpK of 1.33 or greater, Romicron Boring Systems permit adjustments of 0.000040 in. on tool radius without removing tool from machine. Five modular versions are available for applications with diameters starting at 50 mm. Graduated dial facilitates adjustment, while KR coupling provides stiffness on taper through...

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Boring Machinery

Boring Machine facilitates on-site line boring repairs.

Mounted vertically or horizontally, BB4500 is designed for pneumatic, hydraulic, or electric power. Rotational drive and feed unit can be mounted anywhere along bar to facilitate positioning requirements, and rotational drive unit provides 4:1 worm gear ratio for torque up to 417 lb-ft at bar. Able to perform precision line-boring of holes up to 10 in. dia on heavy construction and mining...

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