Cutting Tools

New CBN Grades for Cast Iron, Sintered Metals and Hard Machining

Walter's new CBN grades, WBK20 and WBK30, represent both tipped and full configuration for tough machining applications.


Machines Sport Several Productivity-Enhancing Features

Mazak Corporation will spotlight its quick turn 250MSY multi-tasking machine, QT-Primos 100 turning center with GR100 gantry loader and the VCN-570C vertical machining center at SOUTHTEC 2019.


Multi-Process Turning Center Provides Precise Machining

Hwacheon Machinery America offers its C2 multi-process turning center for manufacturing parts with complicated shapes in a single chucking operation.


Hoist Ring Prevents Damage and Increases Load Capacity

RUD Ketten, Rieger & Dietz GmbH u. Co. KG presents a hoist ring with a spring mechanism to ensure the anchor point turns in the load direction while raising, removing bracket damage from large shear forces and bending or breakage from sudden bracket turns.


Heavy-Duty Vertical Turning Center Has Optional ATC for Increased Versatility

The Puma V3800 from Doosan Machine Tools is a new generation vertical turning center with an ATC that supports Capto C6 tooling and is available for all 12 stations of the turret.


Turning Center Has Stiffness and Rigidity for Heavy Cutting

The SL8-II has robust roller guideways and six roller bearings for accuracy and heavy cutting.


HaasTec Open House Draws Nearly 3000 Visitors to Haas Factory

Haas Automation, Inc., reports that its recent HaasTec open house was a complete success, attracting nearly 3000 attendees to the company’s headquarters and manufacturing facility in Oxnard, California.


Precision Turning Center

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EMO Hannover 2011 Stimulates New Business Throughout International Machine Tool Industry

Strong international appeal underscores EMO’s role as industry’s flagship fair.


JetMachining® Center with Advanced Accessories

80X JetMachining Center at the 2011 Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show, taking place October 17-20 at the Direct Energy Centre in Toronto.


Hybrid Metalworking Fluid


Workforce Development

Discover Mazak ­ Tomorrow¹s Technology Today is Largest Event of Its Kind

More than 30 new machines featured, along with manufacturing plant where 100 models of machines are produced.

Cutting Tools

Hydraulic Fluid Reduces Energy Consumption by Eight Percent

An energy-efficient hydraulic fluid has been developed for use with CNC machines that features low-deposit forming tendencies, provides equipment protection and can extend oil maintenance intervals.

Cutting Tools

High Speed Balancing Act

Think you’re using toolholders properly balanced for high-speed machining? Well, you may have to think again.


What Driven at the Center of Gravity Means To Your Machine Tool

Getting to the bottom of the technology that is built into today’s machining centers will help you select the best machine tool for your application.

Business Strategy

Learn to Compete with Negative-Shape Machining

Moldmakers can reduce costs and increase throughput with a high-technology approach.

Cutting Tools

Match Cutting Tools To Machine for Maximum Efficiency

A large range of tooling enables moldmakers to match cutting tool to machine and part geometry, resulting in maximum metal removal rates and productivity for roughing applications on conventional and high-speed machining centers.


Equipment Leasing: A Popular Alternative to Buying

Leasing equipment provides moldmakers with more purchasing opportunities during tough financial times.