VERICUT Helps Grade Turning and Milling SkillsUSA/NIMS Contest Submissions

VERICUT Helps Grade Turning and Milling SkillsUSA/NIMS Contest Submissions

Irvine, CAÂ- - CGTech will be on hand at the National Leadership and Skills Conference (NLSC), June 21-23, 2016, to help grade multiple SkillsUSA/NIMS events related to Computer Numeric Control (CNC) machining. CGTech will also be exhibiting its latest version of VERICUT software in Booth S149. More than 16,000 peopleÂ- - including students, teachers and business partnersÂ- - will be...

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Indexable Inserts, Grades enhance turning and milling options.

Designed for rough forging and castings, HR2 chip breaker featuresÂ- positive, stable geometry. Single-sided inserts are suited for working in steels, cast irons, and stainless steels. Also available, double-sided NMR chipÂ- breakers are designed for stainless steel operations. Wiper inserts W-FM and W-NM have positive front land for smooth machining. While T9226 grade suits heavy...

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Solid Carbide End Mills suit high-feed milling applications.

Solid Carbide End Mills suit high-feed milling applications.

Available with 2-, 4-, and 5-flute options, respectively, AlTiN-coated SN 200R/400R/500R Series features defined radius that helps direct radial cutting pressure axially up into tool holder and spindle, increasing metal removal rates in deep pocket and long reach applications. SN200R offers cutting diameters from .063–.500 in. in 3xD, 5xD, and 7xD lengths, while SN400R spans .125–.500 in. in...

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Desktop CNC Tool uses standard 120 V power.

With 36 x 24 in. work area, ShopBot Desktop MAX can fit items such as guitars,Â- chair and table parts, and cabinetry parts. Tool is used in prototyping and full production for cutting, carving, machining, and milling in wood, MDF, plastics, foams, and non-ferrous metals. Featuring dual-motor gantry design, tool offers 2 options for beds: aluminum deck or plenum with universal hold-down...

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Mazak Presents its HYBRID Approach to Additive Manufacturing at RAPID

Mazak Presents its HYBRID Approach to Additive Manufacturing at RAPID

Company combines additive and subtractive processes with multi-tasking part processing FLORENCE, Ky.Â- - Mazak firmly established its position at the forefront of additive manufacturing with the development of HYBRID Multi-Tasking technology, which the company will present at this year’s RAPID Conference and Expo. The event takes place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando,...

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Round Knife Cutters/Slitters handle composites, textiles.

Round Knife Cutters/Slitters handle composites, textiles.

Electric round knife cutter, TASW12M,- handles composite materials and soft materials up to 2 in. Torque produced by 350 W motor, combined with knife's RPM, allows cutting of rubber- and plastic-based material.- Also available,- TADD120DT direct-drive, bidirectional slitter consists of electric, 3-phase round knife (8-sided, 120 mm) cutter for high-speed technical textile and composite...

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GF Machining Solutions Brings High Productivity to MMTS 2016

GF Machining Solutions Brings High Productivity to MMTS 2016

Booth will spotlight high-speed milling, high-performance EDM and flexible automation LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.,Â- – Productivity-enhancing technology will dominate GF Machining Solutions’ presence in the Elliott-Matsuura booths at the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show in Montreal, Canada, May 16-18 at the Place Bonaventure. In booths 633, 647, 833 and 847, the company will highlight its...

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Retrofit of Controls at Ulbrich on Steel Rolling Mill Increases Power Factor from 0.2 to 1.0

Retrofit of Controls at Ulbrich on Steel Rolling Mill Increases Power Factor from 0.2 to 1.0

Advanced motors and drives replace old equipment, with estimated total cost of upgrade being recouped in less than two years of energy savings alone, thanks to regenerative drive technology from SiemensÂ- Ã‚- Ã‚-  Most coil steel companies spend considerable time repairing and replacing their line equipment, owing to all the factors one would expect in the heavy-duty world of coil...

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Round Knife Cutters handle technical textiles and composites.

Equipped with 350 W motor, Monster Slitter TASW12M is suitable for cutting composite materials such as glass fiber, carbon fiber, Aramid, or any soft material up to 2 in. thick. Model TADD120DT, equipped with 3-phase induction motor, uses 8-sided 120 mm knife to cut thicknesses up to 2 in. Direct-drive, bi-directionalÂ- unit can reach speeds of 2,600 rpm. Both models have push button...

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Carbide Cutter Sets offer various sizes to aid trade technicians.

Carbide Cutter Sets offer various sizes to aid trade technicians.

Used to cut holes in stainless steel and other materialsÂ- up to 3/16 in. thick, 628 and 648 Carbide Cutter sets each come with 6 cutter sizes from 7/8–2 Â-½ in. Split-point, cobalt-steel pilot drill eliminates walking and fosters accelerated penetration, while tungsten-carbide teeth accelerate cutting of round, burr-free holes. While 628 Carbide Cutter set hasÂ- built-in arbor on...

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