The annual rate of contraction in cutting tool orders has nearly bottomed. And, based on trends in the Gardner Business Index and macroeconomic manufacturing data, cutting tool orders should see double-digit growth by year-end.
Double-sided TNGX16 inserts and STN16 cutters from Dormer Pramet cover a large application and material range.
Walter’s solid-carbide MD838 and MD839 Supreme circle segment cutters perform finishing tasks up to 90% faster than traditional ball nose endmills.
The Walter Tiger-tec Gold PVD-grade WSP45G insert for milling and drilling operations retains increased wear and temperature resistance for up to up to 75% improvement in performance.
This is your monthly sneak-peek at the prominent companies and products that will make an appearance in the upcoming MMT print issue. Tungaloy, Okuma, Sodick, United Grinding and Walter are just a few that are highlighted.
The Big Kaiser Chip Blower has an extended steel shank for increased compatibility and can be used with automatic tool changers and programmed into a machining cycle.
The new PVD-coated cermet grade WEP10C, along with FP2 geometry from Walter USA, boosts productivity and dimensional stability in mass production.
The S6 assortment under Dormer Pramet include two, three and four-flutes cutters, with geometries that provide a high-quality surface finish.
Dormer Pramet’s S791 end mill offers more overlap, achieves a greater area of contact and requires fewer passes.
The Tungaloy PVD-coated AH9130 insert grade is offered for the DrillForce-Meister line for added process security and tool life improvements in ISO P, M, and K applications.
The TungBore-Mini line has added eight new toolholders that accommodate its XOMU inserts for light cutting, increased security and ample clearance between the tool and the hole surface.
This digital-only product/service roundup covers a wide variety of machining, EDM and cutting tool products, with more to come. ANCA, Tungaloy, Sodick, Dormer Pramet, Mazak, Siemens are a few highlighted companies.
ANCA’s AIMS uses smart automation and IT integration to connect tool production processes and systems for maximized productivity and end-to-end tool manufacturing.
RobbJack unveils the the through-coolant slitting saw arbor and ER-style collet integrated saw arbor, which advance productivity and common saw failures.
Dormer Pramet’s economical range of high feed cutters and inserts enable productive machining of a variety of materials for die and mold applications.
The Dormer Pramet range offers new insert styles and geometries that deliver high metal removal rates with low cutting force and reduced chatter.
The Dormer Pramet S7 assortment cover a wide range of operations in a variety of steels, cast irons and difficult-to-machine materials.
The expanded Walter USA Xtra-tec XT M5130 family offers greater penetration depth and increased reinforcement for improved tool body productivity.
The Greenleaf XSYTIN-360 endmill line retains a four-flute design that is said to offer ten times higher productivity and improved versatility.
The Ingersoll TwistSFeed offers an upgraded clamping mechanism and a self-centering point to ensure optimal performance, precision and stability.
February’s compilation of digital-only products/services covers maintenance and repair, software, cutting tools and automation category offerings.