Milling Machines

Boring Mill Fuels Energy Sector Expansion for Machine Shop

Milwaukee Machine Works expands its energy sector business into wind turbine gearbox housings, fluid end manifolds for the oil/gas industry, and other oversized components up to 10 ft long and weighing up to 7,000 lb with a new large capacity dual-pallet Giddings & Lewis MC 1600 from Fives.
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Milling Machines: Articles

Panel Builder Achieves 50 Percent Savings in Time-To-First-Hole Machining

The Steinhauer eCAB WorkCenter machine tool uses a Siemens 802D solution line CNC and Sinamics S120 drives package to produce enclosures and cabinets fabricated from steel, aluminum, stainless, galvanized and fiberglass.
Haewa's use of the Steinhauer eCAB WorkCenter has resulted in more than a 50 percent savings in that critical “time to first hole in the workpiece” scenario, allowing a substantial increase in the production at the company.

Sandvik Coromant Teams with Star SU for Gear Milling

Star SU is an excellent partnership choice for Sandvik Coromant because of their tremendous sales, technical support and customer service with gear making customers throughout the globe. 
Sandvik Coromant has teamed up with Star SU for gear milling.

Mitsubishi EDM Moves into Additive Manufacturing with Matsuura Partnership

The machine enables production of complicated parts through total manufacturing by digital engineering, using 3D data.
MC Machinery Systems announced its partnership with Matsuura Machinery Corporation.

DMG MORI Manufacturing Days Event Draws High Number and High-Caliber Attendees

Visitors in the full exhibition area in the DMG MORI Manufacturing Davis facility.
DMG MORI announced record attendance at its inaugural Manufacturing Days event, the Open House of the Davis factory.

Sodick Announces Regional Manager

Romeiser will be responsible for the sales management of Wire EDM, Sinker EDM, Small Hole EDM, High Speed Milling Machines and Electrode Machining Centers the Northeast and the North-Midwest regions of the United States. 
Sodick has brought on board a new regional manager, Todd Romeiser. 

 

Milling Machines: Products

Increase the Efficiency of Milling Machine Setups and Operation

The Organizer from Jeffrey Tools mounts directly to a vertical knee mill. The machine strap clamp set mounts on the back, with hooks on the side to hold draw bar/vise wrenches and a vise handle. 
The Milling Machine Organizer from Jeffrey Tools incorporates an R8 Collet Rack, Tool Holder and Digital Readout platform. 

5-Axis Precision Mill-and-Trim Vertical Gantry Mill Combines Speed, Range with Features

Precision Mill/Trim 5-axis gantry machine tool. The machine’s unlimited X-axis is complemented by its configurable Y-axis of 2 m to 6 m; Z-axis of 1 m, 1.5 m or 2 m; feedrates up to 60 m/min; 5-sided part access; and optional precision scale feedback.
Fives Cincinnati's Precision Mill/Trim system is a 5-axis gantry machine tool for high-speed multi-processing of large non-ferrous components. A universal workholding system allows faster setups and lower costs in mixed-part production.

Giant Portal Mill Produces Large Diesel Engines and Other Massive Parts

This photo shows the contouring gimbal head machining the ports on a diesel engine block. The U6 can be outfitted with a range of high-torque or high-speed spindles, up to 74.5 kW (100 hp) and 24,000 rpm, with choice of tapers, and vertical, horizontal, 5-axis or custom head configurations to cover a wide spectrum of machining requirements.
The U6 universal machining center from MAG/Fives Machining is engineered for lean manufacturing of large complex-geometry parts, with 5-axis machining and contouring capabilities that are ideal for heavy cuts in large cast iron, steel, Inconel or titanium parts used in aerospace, off-road, energy, marine and mining equipment. 
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