Machine Spindles

Machine Spindles

Spindle Tooling System features 4 ball tracks.

Capable of 38,000 rpm, 63 mm Model KM4X63™ features maximum bending moment of 1,548 lb-ft and, depending on machine, clamping force of 8,093–13,038 lb. Due to its inherently balanced design, product achieves out-of-the-box spindle speeds 30% greater than HSK, and nearly twice that of comparably-sized polygon-style toolholders.

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Air Power Spindle rotates up to 120,000 rpm.
Machine Spindles

Air Power Spindle rotates up to 120,000 rpm.

With air-driven Model RBX12, existing machines can be upgraded to perform high-speed micro-machining in normal machining center. Spindle achieves variable rotational speed of 100,000–120,000 rpm, optimizing accuracy and surface finish. Ceramic ball bearings and AA-grade Mega Micro Collet guarantee 1 micron runout at collet nose, while .004 in. collapsibility assures near-perfect concentric...

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Leading CNC Milling Machine Manufacturer Advanced Control Technology (ACT) Announces Heavy Discounts for its Best Selling Products

The premier manufacturer of most portable, versatile, advanced and affordable computer numerical control (CNC) milling machine in the world, DMC-III,  Advanced Control Technology (ACT) of Granada Hills, Canada, has just announced heavy discounts on its best selling products, most notably DMC-III and its concomitant components for further promotion of its already acclaimed products as part of its...

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UNISIG Highlighting Deep Hole Drilling at CMTS 2015
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UNISIG Highlighting Deep Hole Drilling at CMTS 2015

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. — UNISIG will be exhibiting at the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show, which is being held at the International Centre in Mississauga, Ontario from September 28 – October 1. Located in booth #2806, UNISIG will be showcasing its broad and comprehensive line of deep hole drilling solutions and consulting with attendees on how best to incorporate deep hole drilling into...

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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I
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How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I

For refineries and petrochemical plants, cleaning heat exchangers is a dirty job but somebody has to do it. While there are many approaches on how to clean shell and tube heat exchangers, it is indisputable that the right method is absolutely critical for ensuring that equipment is fully operational. Otherwise, you could end up with a potential equipment shutdown, which will cost you time and money. In this three-part series, you will learn about the various benefits, methods, and obstacles involved in heat exchanger cleaning. Part one introduces the fundamentals of cleaning, as well as explores the pros and cons of on-site versus off-site services. Download the first of this three series to assist you in finding the best solution for your dirty job here.

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EXSYS to Showcase Toolholding and Gearbox Solutions at WMTS
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EXSYS to Showcase Toolholding and Gearbox Solutions at WMTS

SAN ANTONIO, Fla. – At Western Canada’s largest manufacturing technology event on June 15-17, EXSYS Tool, Inc. will feature a wide range of innovative manufacturing technologies from EPPINGER. On display at the Edmonton EXPO Centre in booth 702 for the Western Manufacturing Technology Show (WMTS) will be the Compacto™ C3, C4, C5 and C6 base holder, a full range of gearboxes, and the...

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Machine Spindles

High-Speed Spindles are engineered for unlimited duty cycle.

Type SL features jacket cooling that reduces operating temperature and results in consistent operating parameters. Designed for tools with cooling channel and internal coolant supply, Type SLI has internal coolant system and jacket cooling system that increases in-use speeds with 1:5 ratio. High-speed spindle speeders, targeting wood, metal, and composites industries, increase rpms on...

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GF Machining Solutions Earns Prestigious PRODEX Award
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GF Machining Solutions Earns Prestigious PRODEX Award

Revolutionary Machine Spindle Protection module recognized for high customer value LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill. – During the recent PRODEX trade fair in Basel, Switzerland, GF Machining Solutions earned a prestigious PRODEX Award for Swiss technology innovation in the field of manufacturing and production. The company received the honor for its Machine Spindle Protection (MSP) smart machine module, a...

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Quick Change Jaw System offers precision repositioning.
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Quick Change Jaw System offers precision repositioning.

Utilizing dovetail quick-clamps to hold machinable jaws, DoveLock™ Quick-Change Jaw System minimizes jaw change time to less than 1 minute while positioning jaw with repeatability up to ±0.001 in. Master jaw is attached to stationary and movable jaw of any standard 6 in. Kurt vises or Kurt Cluster Towers. Jaws can be flipped 180° and machined on both sides for 2 different part setups....

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Precitech, Vision Research and Levicron Partner to Create First-of-Its-Kind, Slow-Motion Video of Ultra Precision Machining

KEENE, NH – Precitech and Vision Research, both businesses of AMETEK, Inc., have partnered with Levicron, a German manufacturer of air-bearing spindles, to create a unique slow-motion video of ultra precision milling that allows viewers to see the process in detail not available until now. The slow-motion video captures the creation of a brass lenslet using two industry-leading ultra precision...

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EXSYS to Show Innovative Toolholding, Workholding Technology at IMTS 2014
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EXSYS to Show Innovative Toolholding, Workholding Technology at IMTS 2014

SAN ANTONIO, Fla. — In booth W-1671 at IMTS 2014, high-precision toolholding and workholding provider EXSYS Tool, Inc. will exhibit a wide range of innovative manufacturing technology. Among the products on display will be the PRECI-FLEX®modular quick-change tooling system, the compact EPPINGER C3, C4 and C5 Connection Base Holder, DECO-FLEX® modular adapters for Swiss automatic machine...

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Performance Packagings AIRSHIELD Achieves FDA Approval for Food & Beverage Applications

As a globally recognized provider of full-service packaging products and services, we have a history of developing innovative solutions that promote enhanced efficiency in a wide range of packing applications. Our new AIRSHIELD product is just another example of how we are helping food and beverage manufacturers to extend the life of their products. To learn more about this cutting-edge product, see our video.

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