THINBIT®, manufactured by Kaiser Tool Company, simplifies their product offering with the new GROOVE ‘N TURN® toolholder system. Specially designed to work with GROOVE ‘N TURN® inserts, this toolholder will replace several existing toolholder styles. GROOVE ‘N TURN® toolholders can be used on conventional, Swiss and CNC machines to hold grooving and face grooving inserts in sizes from .004 in to .150 in and threading inserts. They are available in square shank sizes 5/16 in through 1-1/4 in with straight and 90 deg presentations. THINBIT® will trade older style S-series holders for the new GROOVE ‘N TURN® toolholder style. www.thinbit.com
Star Cutter Expands Tool Offering with 3D-Printing Capability
Star Cutter Co., in alliance with its strategic partner Neher Group, has announced the availability of 3D-printed PCD monoblock tool bodies and chip deflectors in which the 3D-printed bodies are integrated with the holder interface to create a single robust tool.
Fabtech Announces Plans to Return to Chicago’s McCormick Place in September 2021
After in-person events came to a halt due to the pandemic, the large-scale manufacturing trade show Fabtech will return to McCormick Place in Chicago, September 13-16.