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

Okuma Adds Machine Tool Specialist to Sales Team

Errol Burrell now supports their sales and distribution partners in 5-axis machining applications.

New Sales Manager at ANCA

Keith Grillot now manages sales in their U.S. and Canadian markets.

METEK Machine Tool Represents Drake Manufacturing in UK

METEK now provides sales and marketing support in the UK and Ireland for Drake precision thread grinding systems.

 

Grinding Machines: Products

Angle Grinder with Higher Power to Increase Productivity

The FA-70 angle grinder from Fuji Air Tools have been designed with an improved motor and exhaust mechanism to ensure a wide ‘high power output zone’ which delivers maximum power even in less favorable air conditions.

Powerful Cordless Die Grinder Removes Material Faster

To improve productivity so that users can perform an entire day’s work on one battery system, the M18 FUEL ¼ in Die Grinder from Milwaukee Tool is fully compatible with the entire M18 line of more than 125 power tools for cutting, prep, welding and grinding.

Additive Precision Grinding

The additive hybrid millGrind machine from Elb-America combines grinding, milling and the option of laser deposition welding in a single machine, saving not only equipment costs, but also valuable setup changing and retooling time.