CNC 5-Axis Grinder offers 2 aux slides for workpiece clamping.

Accommodating micro tools, gun drills, hob cutters, and complex geometries, 325linear machine operates in 2,500–4,000 rpm typ. Second auxiliary slide enables machine to utilize tool guidance, part support, tailstock, or workpiece pallets in operation. On A-axis, user can install collet, hydraulic expansion, or multi-range chucks. A-axis configuration also permits position-oriented clamping of...

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Flexible Toolholder for Automated Tool Grinding

Flexible Toolholder for Automated Tool Grinding

The SCHUNK PRISMO3 tool grinding toolholder directly clamps every shank diameter between 3 mm and 20 mm without the use of collet chucks or sleeves. The tool shank is automatically centered in the toolholder during the clamping process. The set-up time is reduced by up to 70% in comparison with conventional multi range grinding toolholders. Regardless of the tool diameter, the X-axis doesn‘t...

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Gleason to Demonstrate Advanced Bevel Gear Production and Enhanced Inspection Solutions at CIMT 2015

Gleason to Demonstrate Advanced Bevel Gear Production and Enhanced Inspection Solutions at CIMT 2015

ROCHESTER, NEW YORK, USA,- – In its continuing mission to be the industry’s Total Gear Solutions Provider, Gleason will demonstrate advanced machines, tooling, and global customer support services at CIMT 2015, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Visitors to Gleason Booth W3-151 will be introduced to these...

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The MPE Chain-Vey® for Brewing

The MPE Chain-Vey® for Brewing

MPE Food Grinders CHICAGO, IL. -- Modern Process Equipment (MPE) is proud to announce the latest advancements in their food grinding/size reduction technology. MPE's food grinders offer the following features: • Full stainless steel, or electroless nickel plated, grinder frame construction. • Stainless steel rolls • Continuous ground smooth internal and external welds • Optional stainless...

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Five-Axis CNC Grinder has extended X-Y axis paths, 2 aux slides.

Five-Axis CNC Grinder has extended X-Y axis paths, 2 aux slides.

Offering linear x/y/z axis travel of 480 x 250 x 275 mm, 325linear machine operates from 2,500–4,000 rpm (typ) and features 2 auxiliary slides for workpiece clamping- as well as- optimized grinding wheel guidance over entire machining envelope.- Scalable automation with- 140-position tool changer, 5-24 grinding wheel magazine, and- flexible robotic tool gripper. Along with automated collet...

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PR Hoffman Custom Builds First Servo RS 6600 Series Double-Sided Grinding and Polishing Machine for Sydor Optics

Sydor Optics (ITAR Registered, ISO 9001:2008 Certified) is excited to announce their new double-sided grinding and polishing capabilities with the addition of the PR Hoffman Servo RS 6600 machine. The 6600 was custom engineered by PR Hoffman based on Sydor's need for a thinner center thickness on large format optics. The older Mark IV double-sided machines were capable of polishing parts up to...

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Reduction Engineering Scheer Announces Investment in New Rotor Grinding and Measuring Equipment

Company to Outline Growth Plan and Launch of New Products at NPE 2015 KENT, Ohio – Reduction Engineering Scheer, a worldwide supplier of pulverizers, pelletizers, and rotational molding equipment, has announced a significant investment in new rotor grinding and measuring equipment in response to strong sales growth throughout the world. The investment will be among the topics of discussion at...

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Star SU LLC to Produce Scudding® Tools for Profilator

Star SU LLC to Produce Scudding® Tools for Profilator

HOFFMAN ESTATES, IL. — Star SU LLC has formed an alliance with Profilator to manufacture Scudding® tools for the global market and in North America in cooperation with GMTA in Ann Arbor, Michigan.-  Scudding® is the radical improvement on traditional power skiving technology for gear production, long proven in the market to be faster, more accurate and versatile in use.-  Often thought to...

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UNISIG Demonstrates New Gundrill Grinder at Houstex 2015

UNISIG Demonstrates New Gundrill Grinder at Houstex 2015

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. – UNISIG, a manufacturer of deep-hole drilling systems, will demonstrate its new Gundrill Grinder at Houstex 2015 in Houston, Texas, from Feb. 24-26, in booth 1149. With the grinder, the company will also highlight its new UNE Gundrilling Machine Series. Designed as a complete system, the UNISIG Gundrill Grinder comes equipped with all necessary software, hardware,...

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GMTA News of Note

GMTA News of Note

Ann Arbor, Michigan – GMTA (German Machine Tools of America) represents various top-quality German metalworking machine builders, including Wera Profilator, K + G, Pittler, Praewema and WMZ, as well as Arnold lasers and Rosink parts washers.-  These machines are sold to the North American market exclusively by GMTA, primarily for gear and spline production, as well as other power transmission...

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