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Horizon Industries adds an Engine Lathe and Automatic Saw

Horizon Industries, located in Columbia, Pa, has added two new machines to allow for larger shafts or pipes in short production runs.   The Clover Engine Lathe has a large thru hole (4 1/8") to allow for larger pieces of tubing, pipe and other metal parts in short production runs.  Because there is a very short set up time on this machine, we can take on customers with little notice,...

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Mazak to Spotlight Precise, Small-Footprint Machining Solutions at PMTS 2013
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Mazak to Spotlight Precise, Small-Footprint Machining Solutions at PMTS 2013

Attendees to discover efficient Multi-Tasking and high-value 5-axis capabilities for various applications FLORENCE, Ky., Feb. 8, 2013 - At the Precision Machining Technology Show (PMTS), taking place April 16 - 18 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Ohio, Mazak will spotlight two small-footprint machines that are big on providing precision, productivity and profitability to shops across...

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Medical Manufacturing Turns to Hardinge SUPER-PRECISION® Gang-Tool Turning Center
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Medical Manufacturing Turns to Hardinge SUPER-PRECISION® Gang-Tool Turning Center

Medical part manufacturing continues to be a rapidly growing market due to the large population of aging baby boomers who are looking for improved quality of life". Demand is high for high-precision components for neurological, orthopeadic, spinal/bone fixation, dental implants, drug infusion, catheter connectors, optical, maxillofacial, micro/minimally invasive, surgical instruments and other...

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Horizontal Turning Center provides machining flexibility.
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Horizontal Turning Center provides machining flexibility.

Hi-TECH 450 features 500 mm turning diameter; 1,350 turning length; available chuck sizes of 10, 12,Â- and 15; and through-hole diameter of up to 132 mm. Spindle with integral motor offers low-speed of 800 rpm and max speed of 3,500 rpm with respective 20 and 24 m/min feed rates for X and Z axes. Turret capacity is 12 tools, and turret indexing time to adjacent tools is 0.25...

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Mazak to Spotlight High-Performance, High-Value Machining Solutions at TECMA
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Mazak to Spotlight High-Performance, High-Value Machining Solutions at TECMA

Attendees to discover productive, profitable technology for various applications and industries FLORENCE, Ky.- At TECMA, taking place March 5-8 at Expo Bancomer Santa Fe in Mexico City, Mazak Corporation will spotlight several new highperformance, productivity-improving machine tools in Stand No. 322. From Multi-Tasking capabilities to heavy-duty part-processing possibilities, visitors to the...

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Super Turning Center Tackles Big Parts, Heavy Duty Turning Perfect for the Oil and Gas Industry
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Super Turning Center Tackles Big Parts, Heavy Duty Turning Perfect for the Oil and Gas Industry

Â-· Big lathe tackles large parts and heavy duty cutting · Great workhorse for oil-field, energy, and construction equipment industries · 35 HP spindle and 4-speed gearbox deliver high torque at low RPM · One-piece, 45° slant bed design provides the rigidity for heavy turning and unparalleled ergonomics · Torque tube design delivers high rigidity and...

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Super Heavyweight VTL Tackles Heavy Duty Cutting Perfect for Oil/Gas and Aerospace Industries
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Super Heavyweight VTL Tackles Heavy Duty Cutting Perfect for Oil/Gas and Aerospace Industries

Â-· 52,000 lbs. heavyweight VTL has the power for heavy duty cutting · Box way construction makes for an extremely rigid, strong, and stable VTL · Big, strong ram and column are ideal for heavy duty, large parts turning · Aircraft Series VTL easily cuts tough Inconels, Waspalloys, and hard materials · Heavy duty spindle tackles even the heaviest cuts ·...

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Super Turning Center Tackles Big Parts, Heavy Duty Turning
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Super Turning Center Tackles Big Parts, Heavy Duty Turning

ST-80CH Super Turning Center by Johnford: Super turning center tackles big parts, heavy duty turning Â-· Big lathe tackles large parts and heavy duty cutting · Great workhorse for oil-field, energy, and construction equipment industries · 50 HP spindle and 4-speed gearbox deliver high torque at low RPM · One-piece, 60 degree slant bed design provides the rigidity for...

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Hardinge Demonstrates SUPER-PRECISION® Turning with Automation
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Hardinge Demonstrates SUPER-PRECISION® Turning with Automation

ELMIRA, NY: Hardinge Inc. (www.hardinge.com), a leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions, demonstrates automated production of hydraulic spool valve housings on their T51 MSY SP SUPER-PRECISION® Turning Center. The automated machine-tending package, designed by Gosiger Automation, features a Fanuc M-10iA six-axis, industrial robot integrated to the Hardinge T-51...

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Asquith Butler Launches Two 6-Axis Mill-Turn Centers
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Asquith Butler Launches Two 6-Axis Mill-Turn Centers

The addition of turning capability to Asquith Butler's super high precision, travelling gantry, vertical spindle machining centres and travelling column, horizontal spindle machining centres has resulted in the introduction of two new, large capacity, 6-axis mill-turn machining centres, called STARTURN-VTG (Vertical Turning Gantry) and POWERCENTRE-500 MT respectively. Availability of the former...

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