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Rotary Broach facilitates in-lathe/-machine part stamping.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broach facilitates in-lathe/-machine part stamping.

Made in USA rotary broach features multiple text letters, allowing machinists to stamp or mark their part in lathe or milling machine without removing part from machine. Typically used for making hexagon or square holes in precision machined products, broaches have letters or numbers and are inserted into broach holder to mark parts. Different identifying marks improve quality to distinguish...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broach Tools create hexagon shapes in metal parts.

Designed to fit into GT Series broach tool holders, Hexagon Rotary Broach Tools create holes used for hexagon keys or Allen wrenches. Pressure relief holes allow air, coolant, cutting fluids, and other materials to escape from hole when broach is pushed into it. Broaches have sharp corners, but can be altered to have round corners to minimize pressure on machining operation. In addition, broaches...

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Slater Puts More Round Parts into Square Holes
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Slater Puts More Round Parts into Square Holes

Slater Tools Inc. announces its largest expansion of Swiss Type Rotary Broaching Tool Holders to date. These machine tools allow machinists to put hex and square shaped holes into metal parts such as aerospace and orthopedic bone screws. Slater Tools Inc. has expanded its line of Rotary Broaching Tool Holders for CNC, screw and Swiss lathe machines and milling machines. According to Slater's...

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On-Machine Broaching Lowers Costs/Expands Opportunities for Aerospace, Defense and Medical Contractors
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On-Machine Broaching Lowers Costs/Expands Opportunities for Aerospace, Defense and Medical Contractors

Fastener manufacturers face more competition than ever as the economic contraction squeezes the supply base. All shops are facing pressure to reduce costs and find new opportunities in Aerospace, Defense, Medical and other markets. Fastener manufacturers who rely on CNC lathes and screw machines can reduce costs by using the HexMaster(TM) broaching process to machine ID or OD Hex, Torx, Spline or...

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Injection Molding from 3D Printed Molds
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Injection Molding from 3D Printed Molds

3D printing has become one of the biggest trending technological innovations of the 21st century. With its logistical efficiency, ability to easily modify designs, and speed of production, it’s no surprise that the manufacturing industry is turning to 3D printing for a multitude of applications. This white paper explores how 3D printing can be beneficial specifically for manufacturers focused on low volume injection molding of small plastic parts. The report features a succinct yet detailed overview of two case studies, both of which exhibit the advantages and possible challenges of making molds via 3D printing. The article goes on to offer advice on how such challenges can be overcome, as well as some guidelines for mold design. If you’re looking to break the mold to save time and money, download this white paper and see if 3D printing is the right solution for your business.

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Fast, Accurate Involute Splines in 1 Setup on Your CNC Lathe or Screw Machine
Machinery & Machining Tools

Fast, Accurate Involute Splines in 1 Setup on Your CNC Lathe or Screw Machine

Involute splines are a common part feature on shafts and mated parts in a variety of industries. You'll find splined forms on everything from your lawn mower to your dishwasher, car, or faucet- splines are also a common feature on aerospace and military components. Previously, these splines could be manufactured using a variety of specialized machinery and equipment with mixed results. Schlitter...

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Broach Inserts feature 6-lobe recess design.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Broach Inserts feature 6-lobe recess design.

Available for all Rotary Broaching Tool Holders, hexalobular inserts can be used on lathe, horizontal or vertical mill, or screw machine to create hexagon, square, and other polygon forms in precision metal products. Available in custom lengths, including 28 mm, broaches can be produced from hardened high-speed M2 steel, PM4, or T15 cobalt. They are useful in aircraft applications and in medical...

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Rotary Broach Head helps accelerate machine setup.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Rotary Broach Head helps accelerate machine setup.

Model 2160 features no center indicating, which facilitates setups for CNC Swiss-type machines and gang style lathes. With 1.1 in. head dia and length of 2.42 in., product can withstand 2,200 lb of push force and fits into tight tooling areas without loosing adjacent ID stations. Size also permits use in limited-space sub-spindle applications. Each holder has extended shank, eliminating need to...

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DoorKing Releases Advanced Long Range Card Reader System!
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DoorKing Releases Advanced Long Range Card Reader System!

The DoorKing DKS AVI system is at the cutting edge of automotive security technology and represents a leap forward in engineering innovation. When it comes to long-range passive card readers, we lead the industry and set the standard for quality and performance. To find out why the DoorKing DKS AVI system is taking the automotive security industry by storm, see our video.

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