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ITC launches super-slim milling chuck

3 July 2017

ITC launches super-slim milling chuck

Now available from Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC) is the new HMC12J, a super-slim design milling chuck with peripheral coolant supply from BIG KAISER. As a leader in premium high-precision tooling systems and solutions, customers can be confident that the new HMC12J from BIG KAISER will provide optimal machining performance for both heavy and finish end milling tasks. Delivering high powe ...

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Vollmer VPulse – wire erosion tools to keep your finger on the pulse

3 July 2017

Vollmer VPulse – wire erosion tools to keep your finger on the pulse

The new wire erosion machine from VOLLMER, the Swabian sharpening specialists, is called the VPulse 500. The VPulse 500 is not just the successor to the tried and tested QWD series; it is also equipped with a new erosion generator and the most advanced technology. Using this machine, PCD (polycrystalline diamond)-tipped tools can be produced quickly and precisely in large quantities. Modern mac ...

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OPEN MIND presents hyperCAD®-S Electrode for Die-sinking electrodes

2 July 2017

OPEN MIND presents hyperCAD®-S Electrode for Die-sinking electrodes

CAM manufacturer OPEN MIND Technologies has now introduced its new hyperCAD®-S Electrode, an innovative module for automating the design and production of electrodes for die-sinking. hyperCAD®-S is an integrated CAD software for hyperMILL® users that is specifically tailored to the requirements of CAM programmers. The most notable addition to Version 2017.2 is a module that enables the quick d ...

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OPEN MIND & WNT Announce 5-axis Event at AMRC

24 June 2017

OPEN MIND & WNT Announce 5-axis Event at AMRC

As the industry benchmark in 5-axis CAD/CAM and cutting tool solutions respectively, OPEN MIND Technologies and WNT tooling will be hosting a series of 5-axis technical presentations at the Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing. On the 26th and 27th September, the two AMRC Tier 1 members will provide a master-class on how to maximize productivity through innovative 5-axis CAM s ...

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Floyd Gets Into Gear With New HOBit Hobbing Line

23 June 2017

Floyd Gets Into Gear With New HOBit Hobbing Line

Floyd Automatic Tooling has now launched a new program of gear cutting tools from Hommel & Keller. Introduced under the HOBit brand, the new range incorporates a complete series of disc cutters, bore and shank type hobbing tools as well as shaper and power skiving cutters that can all be manufactured to customer specifications. The new brand has been developed by the gear cutting experts at Ho ...

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Lightweight Angle Head From ITC Increases Accuracy and Productivity

11 June 2017

Lightweight Angle Head From ITC Increases Accuracy and Productivity

Tamworth cutting tool specialist Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC) has now announced the arrival of the new AG90 fixed 90-degree angle head from BIG KAISER. The new AG90 is a lightweight system with a BT30 (BIG-PLUS) taper that is regarded as one of the worlds lightest and most robust angle heads. As part of the BIG KAISER family of angle heads, the new AG90 weighs less than 2kg, making it c ...

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ITC Extends the Reach of its Industry Leading End-Mills

10 June 2017

ITC Extends the Reach of its Industry Leading End-Mills

The new edition of the Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC) product catalogue now has a section dedicated to trochoidal milling; such is the industry attention to this machining strategy. Leading the new section of the 2017 product catalogue is the enhanced range of the 5021 Series of solid carbide end mills. The new section of the ITC catalogue is packed with innovative new developments for t ...

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hyperMILL® Delivers Faster Programming and More Flexibility

9 June 2017

hyperMILL® Delivers Faster Programming and More Flexibility

The new 2017.2 Version of the hyperMILL® CAM suite now provides a number of improved machining strategies, such as 3D-optimised roughing and programming aids such as T-slot feature detection. In addition, the CAD software hyperCAD®-S has been given a new module for the production of electrodes for die-sinking. Highlights of hyperMILL® 2017.2 include a new feature for the fast detection and prog ...

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SCHUNK Publishes New Lathe Chuck Catalogue

6 June 2017

SCHUNK Publishes New Lathe Chuck Catalogue

The new lathe chuck catalogue from SCHUNK is now available. It offers you everything you need to know about the most versatile lathe chucks on the market at a glance. From the universal manual lathe chuck to power lathe chucks with jaw quick-change systems and maximum clamping forces, SCHUNK offers lathe chucks for every application. The catalogue features products based on outstanding qualit ...

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MAPAL Launch Hydraulic Chucks For Tool Grinding

31 May 2017

MAPAL Launch Hydraulic Chucks For Tool Grinding

MAPAL has now developed its first line of hydraulic chucks specifically for tool grinding machines. The new HydroChuck Grind-A and the HydroChuck Grind-M have been launched to provide users of grinding machines the advantages of MAPAL’s hydraulic expansion technology. The new hydraulic chucks ensure remarkably high-precision clamping and repeatability during grinding. The impressive line of hy ...

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