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.
Take a look at how NOVO from Kennametal expands machine shop capabilities by efficiently turning digital tool knowledge into real-world productivity improvement.
Veronica Messersmith, Tara Shamus, and Faina Sandler receive the STEP Ahead award.
The newly merged company launches a website with information on both Dormer rotary tools and Pramet indexable tooling.
Overall cutting tool consumption totaled $168.2 million in December, up seven percent from the previous month.
Omega M726 and M725 end mills from IMCO are ideal for machining hardened steels up to 58-62 HRC, running wet or dry.
R220.LN4 square shoulder mills from Seco Tools use four cutting edges to reduce costs and improve performance in demanding applications requiring large depth cuts.
Victory turning inserts from WIDIA deliver excellent chip flow for smooth machining, improved efficiency and extended tool life on difficult-to-machine materials in aerospace and medical applications.