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Cutting Tools

Indexable Gun Drills Feature Guide Pads for Eco-Friendly Machining

Tungaloy’s FH3135 grade guide pads retain high thermal crack resistance when used with water soluble oils, offering an eco-friendly alternative to machining. 

Machining

Cutting Tools and Accessories Deliver MRO Needs

Dormer Pramet offers a comprehensive range of MRO drills, surface treatments and more for increased reliability and cost-effective results. 

Machining

Gundrilling Machines Deliver Oerational flexibility

UNISIG’s next generation of UNE series gundrilling machines delivers operational flexibility, improved performance and effortless operation.

Machining

Machine Series Engineered to Simplify Gundrilling

UNISIG’s next generation of UNE series gundrilling machines deliver operational flexibility, improved performance and effortless operation.

Design & Mfg. Software

Top 10 Blogs from 2018, Part Two

A slideshow of the most-viewed blog posts in 2018 from MoldMaking Technology Senior Editor Cynthia Kustush.

Additive Manufacturing

The Most Viewed Products of 2018

MoldMaking Technology wraps up the year by showcasing the most-viewed products of 2018.

Machining

Advances in Machining Technology Enable Advantage for Brass

Through testing, brass proved to machine at high speeds on advanced machine tools with little evidence of tool wear, producing quality surface finishes and chip control.

Machining

CNC Deep-Hole Drilling with Milling Transforms 2D Machining

Midwest Mold Services dramatically reduced costs and lead times with investment in new multitasking CNC machine.

EDM

Automation and Connectivity Drive Machine-Tool Innovations

Machine tool and EDM suppliers are advancing their offerings to include automation, better controls, machine monitoring and new five-axis capabilities.

Workforce Development

Bourn & Koch Hires New National Sales Manager

Bourn & Koch announce the addition of Rob Swiss to their team as National Sales Manager for Gear Manufacturing Machinery

Machining

2018 Technology Review and Sourcing Guide: Machining

MoldMaking Technology’s annual Technology Review and Sourcing Guide is an accurate, comprehensive, easy-to-read and easy-to-use use guide for researching today’s technology, equipment, products and services. The year’s latest moldmaking product developments within mold engineering/design, build and maintenance/repair are broken down into 10 sections, including machining.

Machining

Deep-Hole Drilling and Milling Machines Streamline Moldmaking

UNISIG says its deep-hole drilling and milling machines reduce setup time, increase accuracy and eliminate mold design restrictions.

Machining

Take a Look Inside Deep Hole Drilling

Do I have your attention with this shot? It’s the inside of a gun barrel. What does that have to do with moldmaking? More than you think when it comes to deep hole drilling your waterlines, cross hole drilling, and deep pockets at compound angles, and on one machine instead of three—boring, five-axis machining and deep hole drilling in one accurate yet approachable machine.  

Machining

Lessons Learned in Deep Hole Drilling

Of course when it comes to deep hole drilling, the tooling, the fixturing and the automation are all essential, but the part that caught my attention during a recent UNISIG event was the focus on mold-specific industry solutions, especially its USC-M series machines that allow multiple operations to be performed on all workpiece sides with one setup.

Machining

Technology Showcase: Machining, AM and Software

With Amerimold in our rear-view mirror for the time being, there are still several new products that have been released, or will be soon, to bring to MMT readers’ attention.

Hot Runners

SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase, Amerimold Exhibitor Products

Manufacturing trends are constantly changing, and in this thriving global marketplace, it's very important that you keep up with the latest processes, techniques and applications to ensure your company can be an active part of the industry. Take a look at more of the technology to be on display next week at Amerimold.

Surface Treatment

Technology Tuesday – Amerimold 2017 Preview

Amerimold 2017 is only six weeks away, and it’s shaping up to be our largest Expo just for the moldmaking industry yet. Here's a preview of a few products and services you can expect to see there.

Machining

SLIDESHOW: Technology Showcase - Machining

Here’s the drill (pun intended): This week’s technology blog throws a spotlight on machining.