Machine Spindles

New Adjustable Right Angle High-Speed Spindles for Swiss Turning Applications
Machine Spindles

New Adjustable Right Angle High-Speed Spindles for Swiss Turning Applications

North Haven, CT June 23, 2009... IBAG North America has introduced a new adjustable right angle high speed spindle to its Micro Line" for Swiss machining applications. Ideal for high speed slot milling and cross drilling, the new 25 mm diameter spindle is adjustable from +/- 30 degrees, features spindle speed range to 80,000 RPM, infinitely variable, with oil mist lubrication. The spindle mount...

Read More »
Machine Spindles

Live Tooling for Turret Lathes

Planet live tools were designed to overcome the limitations of existing live tool technology used in our own production department. Most live tools are limited to running only a few minutes at a time, requiring duplicate tools, or stopping in the middle of the cycle to allow the tool to cool. Planet's tools have bearings that are cooled and lubricated by filtered machine coolant, allowing almost...

Read More »
Siemens Offers Spindle Solutions for Machine Tool Applications
Machine Spindles

Siemens Offers Spindle Solutions for Machine Tool Applications

The most critical part of any metal cutting machine is the spindle that drives the cutting tool. With its broad product line, featuring motorized or separately driven spindles, spindle motors and built in high torque or high speed applications, Siemens is a leader in offering standard or custom solutions to machine tool OEM's and end users alike. With higher speeds, greater material removal rates...

Read More »
Kennametal KM(TM) Quick-Change System Now ISO Standard
Machine Spindles

Kennametal KM(TM) Quick-Change System Now ISO Standard

LATROBE, PENNSYLVANIA - For the past 20-plus years, the KM(TM) quick-change tooling system from Kennametal has been providing manufacturers a cost-effective method for reducing set-up time and increasing productivity. Now the Kennametal system is being recognized by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) as a new ISO standard - ISO 26622. ISO standards are vital to modern...

Read More »
Milling/Engraving Machines offer high-power spindle option.
Machine Spindles

Milling/Engraving Machines offer high-power spindle option.

Engraving machines from IS range (6000, 7000, 8000) and XP range are available with 150-1,000 W spindle that offers rotation speeds to 60,000 rpm for applications such as cutting or 3D marking on metal. Capabilities enable mass production via time cycle reduction, and user/machine interface promotes productivity as well as safety. Spindle is controlled by machine's electronic control system and...

Read More »
Submersible Rotary Indexing Spindle is suited for EDM.
Machine Spindles

Submersible Rotary Indexing Spindle is suited for EDM.

In addition to bearings with minimum radial run-out, H80R.MNCM incorporates AC variable speed motor and Heidenhain encoder for direct measurement positioning of ±5 arc sec. Programmable variable speed AC control (H1625.AC3) allows adjustment of continuous high-speed rotation and indexing, which can be used for automatic operation via M-Code. Spindle can also be integrated directly to certain...

Read More »
Spindle Systems feature integral AC motors.
Machine Spindles

Spindle Systems feature integral AC motors.

Available in 4 standard models, SKF® Mech-Tronix Spindle Systems incorporate spindle, pre-programmed variable speed AC drive, and spindle cooling chiller/circulator. Speeds up to 11,800 rpm and 20 hp at maximum rpm can be achieved, depending on model. Motor choices include totally enclosed liquid-cooled units and totally enclosed non-ventilated types. Embedded thermistor motor protection...

Read More »
Mate Precision Tooling to Exhibit New Marathon Plus(TM) Fully Guided Tooling System, Mate EasyView(TM) Slug Free Dies and Mate Xcel(TM) 3-½ Station Fully Guided Tooling for Thin Turret Stations
Machine Spindles

Mate Precision Tooling to Exhibit New Marathon Plus(TM) Fully Guided Tooling System, Mate EasyView(TM) Slug Free Dies and Mate Xcel(TM) 3-½ Station Fully Guided Tooling for Thin Turret Stations

SEE MATE AT: FABTECH, Las Vegas, Oct 6-8, 2008, Booth 5039 EuroBlech, Hanover, Germany, Oct 21-25, 2008, Hall 12 Booth D80 See At FABTECH 2008, See Demos At Booth 5039 Anoka, Minnesota: Mate Precision Tooling will exhibit the latest in tooling system technology at FABTECH INTERNATIONAL 2008, North America's largest fabricating, metal forming and welding event October 6 - 8 at the Las Vegas...

Read More »
Machine Spindles

Inclined Nut Tapper Upgrade

Automation Associates has developed the adaptation of a controlled pitch tapping unit to replace the air operated tapping head on older high production tapping machines from other manufacturers. These tapping units advance taps at the exact pitch of the tap using interchangeable feed gears. Tap holders are quick change (No tools required), and are available as rigid or full floating styles....

Read More »
Controller, Spindle Combo facilitates building of HDDs.
Machine Spindles

Controller, Spindle Combo facilitates building of HDDs.

Engineered as matched and integrated sub-system for HDD applications, Dover DMM-101 Single Axis Controller and ST1 Air Bearing Spindle set also includes software and cable. Bundle help OEMs build data storage solution without need to specify separate components and figure out how to configure them for optimal performance. While DMM-101 offers velocity stability performance of 0.0006% at 7,200...

Read More »

All Topics