Tooling & Workholding Product Showcase
Examine how some of these tooling and workholding technologies can improve workpiece clamping and fixturing, increase cutting speeds and feeds, boost metal removal rates and significantly shorten cycle times.
SECURE AND EFFICIENT PARTING OFF WITH PLUG AND PLAY COOLANT
CoroCut QD – the reliable system from for deep grooves and parting off with long overhangs from Sandvik Coromant – expands the offer of inserts and durable tools with over and under coolant.
FULL LINE CHUCK JAW CATALOG
Dillon Manufacturing, Inc. announces the availability of their new Full Line Catalog for download here or in-print from the company. Details on full grip jaws from 6 in to 24 in diameter, as well extra high jaws to 10 in height for longer service life are detailed.
OPTIMIZING PUNCH-TO-DIE CLEARANCE
Optimizing the punch-to-die clearance, which can significantly affect the quality of the resulting hole characteristics, is detailed in a new 6-page, full-color brochure available from Dayton Progress Corporation.
BROAD LINEUP OF HERTEL CUTTING TOOLS
MSC Industrial Supply Co. has added 1,350 products to its already extensive line of Hertel cutting tools to meet the growing demand for high-quality manufactuing solutions. With more than 11,000 products from which to choose, Hertel represents one of the metalcutting industry’s largest selections of solid holemaking, threading and milling tools, as well as indexable carbide products, including turning and milling inserts and tool holders.
END MILLS WITH CLAMPING INTERFACE BOOST PRODUCTIVITY AND PRECISION AND REDUCE SCRAP
Walter USA, LLC offers the Haimer Safe-Lock™ clamping system with specially modified Walter Prototyp solid carbide mills, and also offers high-performance solid carbide endmills with the new Walter Prototyp Proto·max™TG.
VULCANIZED COLLET SYSTEMS ARE IDEAL FOR JOB SHOPS
Hardinge Inc. released the 80 mm FlexC™ vulcanized collet system that changes over 8X faster than it takes to change a collet in a standard collet chuck and 19X faster that it takes to change three jaws on a jaw chuck. The company also now manufactures a complete line of collets for Hydromat rotary transfer machines.
AEROSPACE ASSEMBLY CLAMPS
DE-STA-CO introduces a line of workholding clamps designed specifically for fuselage, wing assembly and drilling fixtures. Each of these new clamps can be modified to meet individual specs in terms of space, force and variations in material thickness.
RECIPROCATING SAW BLADE PRODUCT LINE
The M. K. Morse Company offers a new bimetal reciprocating saw blade line up. Advancements in cutting edge conditioning and tang design have enhanced cutting performance across the entire line. New packaging and blade graphics make choosing the right blade easy. The new Master Cobalt® products replace and simplify the core line of product.
ARBOR ADAPTER ACCOMMODATES STANDARD TOOLS WITH ¾ IN WELDON SHANKS
FEIN Power Tools, Inc. introduces a new Slugger® QuickIn Arbor Adapter that expands its newer Slugger 2-speed models of German built magnetic drills for tapping, countersinking, reaming and using twist drills.
POWERFUL CLAMPING SYSTEM FOR 5-AXIS MACHINING
The KontecKSX NC vise from Schunk USA Inc. is a powerful clamping system for simultaneous 5-axis machining. The compact and easily accessible clamping system can handle tool-free adjustable clamping forces between 4 and 40 kN, (measured directly at the workpiece.) This offers a safe and secure hold, even for minimum clamping surfaces.
STANDARDIZED LIVE CENTERS CUT COST AND ORDER TIME
Royal Products offers five standardized live center point styles that fit 90 percent of previously custom-only applications and use exclusive Roto-Shield™ technology to increase a live center’s life by up to 300 percent.
ANTI-PULL SYSTEM ELIMINATES CUTTER PULLOUT IN DEMANDING APPLICATIONS
Rego-Fix Tool Corporation (Indianapolis, IN) offers its secuRgrip anti-pull system that locks the collet and cutter to the toolholder body to eliminate cutter slippage during demanding metal removal applications so that the only possible failure mode is that of the cutting tool.