Boring Machinery

Big Kaiser Showcases the Newest in Tooling Solutions at Westec Booth #2632
Machining Heads

Big Kaiser Showcases the Newest in Tooling Solutions at Westec Booth #2632

January 16, 2009 Elk Grove Village, IL - BIG Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. will showcase a number of new and exciting products at Westec 2009. Visit BIG Kaiser at Booth #2632 to see what's new from BIG Daishowa, Kaiser, Sphinx, Speroni, Unilock and more. BIG Kaiser's EWB-UP (Ultra Precision) Finish Boring Head is a revolutionary new series of Kaiser boring tools with the distinction of the finest...

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Tool Holders

Parlec, Inc. to Unveil New Products and Technologies at IMTS

Rochester, NY, August 2008 - Parlec, Inc., a worldwide leader in tooling, workholding, and presetting solutions, announced its plans to unveil a number new and highly innovative manufacturing solutions at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, September 8th- September 13th, 2008, Booth F-2300, West Hall. IMTS 2008 will mark the official...

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Special Twin Coin Punch Tool Achieves Chamfer Diameter and Location Specs, Greatly Reduces Costs
Machining Heads

Special Twin Coin Punch Tool Achieves Chamfer Diameter and Location Specs, Greatly Reduces Costs

Special tool based on Cogsdill recessing head design used a coining arbor to punch the hole and chamfer in the bottom of the reservoir in their master cylinders. The tool fed into the bore and then was offset, which caused the punch to make contact with the surface. They could only manufacture one punched hole at a time. The method by which the tool was offset caused deflection problems,...

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Boring and Contouring Heads
Tool Heads

Boring and Contouring Heads

Dramatic Improvements in Quality and Productivity Subcontract machine shop had to obtain high quality threads in a very deep bore, with a smooth transition to a 30° angle. The large part, made of stainless steel and Inconel, was about four and a half feet in length and could not be rotated. The part was machined on a horizontal boring mill. The bore in the end of the part closest to the...

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Cogsdill's ZXTM Bottle-¬Boring Tool Outperforms The Competition
Boring Machinery

Cogsdill's ZXTM Bottle-¬Boring Tool Outperforms The Competition

Better chip evacuation, cutting support, and surface finishes special Cogsdill ZXTM bottleÂ-¬boring tool was designed to machine a 5.451 in. (138.46mm) diameter cavity bore and conical blend tapers (21˚ and 11˚), leading into a 3.794 in. (96.37mm) flow bore. The customer was honing the flow (pilot) bore for size.Awork length of 49.430 in. (1255.52mm) was required in order to machine the...

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Horizontal Boring/Milling Machine combines speed, accuracy.
Machining Centers

Horizontal Boring/Milling Machine combines speed, accuracy.

Equipped with 60-tool ATC and Fanuc 16iM CNC, HBM 130 Series employs 5.1 in. dia boring spindle that performs at speeds from 5-2,500 rpm with torque of 2,793 lb-ft. Built-in rotary table provides fifth axis of operation and positioning control within 0.001°. Cast iron construction; 2.5 in. dia double anchor ball screws; and heavy-duty, 6 in. wide box ways provide structural rigidity, while...

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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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Boring Machinery

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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