Mill/Turn Machining Center allows 6-sided processing of parts.
Featuring dual spindles, MC 726/MT-2C allows 6-sided processing of parts in 2 independent operations in 5 axes. Each spindle on traveling column assembly supports independent swivel table, one of which acts with bar feeder mechanism. Workpieces are introduced to turning spindle then transitioned by conveyorized gripper assembly to milling indexer and fed to milling spindle before exiting work...Read More »
Heavy-Duty Metalworking Lathe employs single-phase electrics.
Along with 14 x 40 in. capacity, GRIP-1440HD features 3 hp, single-phase motor and operates from 230 V single-phase power. Bed is reinforced for maximum rigidity, castings are aged to minimize distortion, and V and flat ways are induction hardened and precision ground. Weighing 2,650 lb, machine also incorporates splash lubrication system and 12-speed gearbox in addition to safety foot brake,...Read More »
Haas Automation Milling Operations Automated with No Fixture Setup Needed Using Machining Cell Equipped with New Double-Acting HDM690 Kurt Hydraulic Vise
Oxnard, California: No one knows precision machining better than Haas Automation. As the largest CNC machine tool builder in the Western World, Haas naturally would implement only the most productive and highest quality processes in its own machining operations. Recently, Haas phased in an automated machining cell using a new model Kurt workholding setup with capacity to increase output by two to...Read More »
Innovative Retrofit to Wheel Profiling Machine Ensures Zurich's New Trams Provide Smooth Ride
Zurich, Switzerland, October 5, 2010 - Swiss engineering company Emotec has significantly enhanced the performance of a tram wheel profiling machine used by the Zurich public transport organization VBZ, by retrofitting it with an innovative lathing capability and an advanced CNC system from NUM. The upgraded machine can re-profile all four wheels on a bogie within a couple of hours - a task which...Read More »
The Ultimate Guide to Powder Coating
This white paper provides an overview guide to powder coating, a three stage process including pretreatment, application and curing.Read More »
Vertical Turning Lathe handles jet engine components.
Based on stiff, cast iron structure with thermo-symmetrical design and integral temperature compensation, Model TVU can be configured with milling and grinding capability, robotic tool exchange, and automatic pallet change. System is available in high-speed configuration with 630-800 rpm table for workpieces up to 3.5 tons, or heavy load configuration with 220-500 rpm table capable of supporting...Read More »
Tornos Makes a Splash at IMTS 2010 - Line up to Include New Tornos Machines and Expanded Almac Milling and Esco Coil-Fed Turning Lines
Visit Tornos at IMTS, Booth #S-8666 to see the new EvoDECO, Almac CU 1007 with Robot, and more! Chicago, IL - A new Tornos single spindle turning center and an expanded Almac and Esco by Tornos product lineup will be revealed at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) in booth #S-8666 at McCormick Place in Chicago on September 13-18, 2010. The EvoDECO is the latest innovation to...Read More »
Single-Spindle Turning Center combines rigidity and speed.
Able to work with/without guide bush, EvoDECO series includes 16a and 16e models that accept 2-16 mm dia bar stock. Fully synchronous drives optimize accel/decel, reducing cycle times for parts that require increased stopping. Ten axes + 2 C axes on 16a (8 + 2 on 16e) are managed simultaneously with perfect interpolarity between axes, and 4 independent tool systems on 16a (3 on 16e) allow...Read More »
Star to Launch Three New Turning Centres
Three new multi-axis mill-turning centres from Star Micronics will make their world premieres at the AMB show this year. Until now a manufacturer of exclusively sliding-head lathes, the company will introduce its first fixed-headstock bar automatic - the SG-42. Intended for the manufacture of complex components up to 42mm diameter, the 6-axis machine is driven by an 11kW main spindle motor and...Read More »
Vertical Turning Centers suit large-part manufacturing.
Offering multiprocessing options for live spindle machining and grinding, fixed and adjustable-rail style turning centers feature twin columns mounted to base and come in 4 models with table diameters of 5, 6, 7, and 8 m. Modular products suit various industries, including wind and nuclear, with 150,000-250,000 kg table load capacity, 2,500 mm ram travel, and 1,500 mm min height under rail....Read More »
Toolmex Showcases Workholding, Tooling and Lathe Technologies in Booths W-2428 and S-9449 at IMTS
NATICK, Massachusetts - July 30, 2010 - Toolmex Corporation, a leading industrial supplier, reveals new workholding and tooling products as well as new lathe technologies at the 2010 International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) at McCormick Place in Chicago, September 13-18, in booths W-2428 and S-9449. We are excited about ITMS 2010. Our product line has expanded during the past few years,...Read More »
Innovative Dampney Coating Systems Suit Even the Most Specialized Applications
Dampney's high performance coating systems provide protection against extreme weather, chemicals, and corrosive environments for atmospheric, immersion, and underground applications. Check out the video to learn more.Read More »