Grinding Machines

Gear Hobbers and Control Migration

This is the story of how Bourn & Koch upgraded its older gear hobbers to advanced CNC systems to machine large bull and cluster gears, worms, shafts, splines and pinions for the defense and aerospace, oil/gas drilling, mining, heavy equipment and power generation industries.
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Grinding Machines: Articles

New Honing Process Produces High-Precision in Manufacturing

Developed in Europe by Sunnen Products Company, the Single Stroke Honing® process for cast-iron hydraulic valve bodies produces less than 2 µm cylindricity in bores, achieving almost 200 percent more precision than previously possible.

An Insatiable Appetite for Mega Machining

The insatiable global demand for infrastructure is driving the increased size of mining, mineral and aggregates processing equipment.

 

Grinding Machines: Industry News

KBC Tools Granted National Women’s Business Enterprise Certification

They are granted certification by the Great Lakes Women’s Business Council.

Chicago Pneumatic Launches New Website

This intuitive site learns user needs and preferences over time to guide them more effectively in their choice of power tools, construction tools and compressors.

Okuma Completes Smart Factory

Their advanced Dream Site 2 Parts factory in Japan shortens lead times for parts used in machine tool production and for stocking service inventory.

 

Grinding Machines: Products

5-Axis CNC Grinder with Extended X-Y Axis Paths Plus Two Aux Slides for Part Clamping

The 325linear cylindrical grinding system from Schütte features extended X-Y paths, two auxiliary slides, and optional robotic handling, wheel changing and tool magazines for scalable automation in the same machine.

Production and Support Machinery for the Cutting Tool

Rush Machinery introduces their new and improved FC-350W Wheel Truing and Dressing Machine, Easy-Cut Semi-Automatic Cut-Off Machine, and their BMT200S Balancing Machine.

New Literature for Welding Applications

Targeted at various welding industries, this new 52-page catalog from Dynabrade features a diverse line of air tools, abrasives and accessories for all types of grinding, blending and finishing needs.