We are quickly moving from information technology to intelligent technology, toward a time when a worn cutting tool insert will know when it’s time to be replaced by a fresh one and will ask an available robot to get a new one and make the change.
These advanced laser cutting and inspection systems enable cutting tool manufacturers to achieve results that were formerly unattainable.
Canyon Hydro sped up deliveries by two months – without raising machining costs – with a last minute processing switch and a new multipurpose mill that roughs out 4,500 lb of chips in one-third the time of conventional face mills.
A twelve-tooth groove milling tool bites 19 hours off the 80-hour cycle time on a tough-to-machine part and keeps potentially outsourced work in-house – with greater profit.
The MSX mill from Sumitomo is ideal for ramping and helical applications using general steel, alloy steel, stainless steel and cast iron.
As Rob Keenan moves to a new role, Branko Hohnec becomes general manager and Vince Tersigni is their new sales manager.
This decline appears to relate directly to the drop in Oil & Gas/Mining business.
At the start of 2016, Horn Mexico will support the country's machining market with qualified, local staff.
These special tools have been developed for increasing process reliability when machining problematic materials with higher ductility.
The CircTech Precision CM200 saw blade from LENOX is ideal for automotive suppliers, heavy equipment and agricultural equipment companies that cut low carbon steel and mild alloy steels.
Ideal for conventional, Swiss and CNC machines, these Counter-Clockwise inserts cut internal face grooves in ferrous and non-ferrous materials with major diameters starting at 0.300 in.