LS Mold Inc. Discusses the Importance of Flexibility and Being Helpful

Rolling with the tides: how a Michigan mold builder has weathered economic storms for over 50 years
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Three-Flute Drill Facilitates Quick Drill Tip Replacement

The Ingersoll TwistSFeed offers an upgraded clamping mechanism and a self-centering point to ensure optimal performance, precision and stability.

High-Speed Steel Jobber Drill Delivers More Holes

Dormer Pramet’s Precision Twist Drill HX series can deliver up to 70% more holes in moderate conditions, 18% in heavy and 30% in light conditions. 

Exchangeable Drills and Tool Steel Holders For Faster Changeovers, Longer Insert life

The i-ONE line from YG-1 offers micro-grain carbide drill inserts, and premium tool steel holders with coolant channels that resist corrosion and wear and ensure body clearance.
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High-Performance Drill Targets Low Cutting Speeds For Unstable Environments

Big Kaiser’s Nirox high-performance drill from Sphinx boasts a TiAlSiN-based coating for enhanced chip and coolant evacuation in difficult-to-machine and adhesive materials.

DeepTri-Drill Expands Drilling Depth Potential

In addition to the current lineup ranging up to 25xD, Tungaloy’s DeepTri-Drill now offers 35xD, 40xD and 45xD drill depths on standard CNC machines.

Drilling and Turning Boosted With Deep-Hole Drills, New CBN Insert Grades

DC160 Xtreme Evo drills and CBN insert grades for ISO K and H materials from Walter USA increase process reliability and material capability.

Cutting Tool Product Expansion Improves Drilling and Machining Range

Paul Horn USA and Mexico add several cutting tools to its offerings including the System Mini tool system, the DDHM/DSFF tools and a range expansion for its slot milling tools.

Robust Exchangeable Head Drill Design Prevents Drill Corner Fracture Damage

The enhanced design of Tungaloy’s DMH drill head addresses issues that inflicts severe impact and damage on drill corners and result in short, unstable tool life.

DrillForce-Meister Tackles Large Diameter Flat Bottom Hole Drilling

Tungaloy’s exchangeable head drill series adds SMF-style flat head drill tips for more efficient holemaking ranging from 20.0 mm to 40.0 mm in diameter.

Solid Carbide Drill Suitable for Versatile Material Drilling

The Walter DC160 Advance delivers high productivity drilling in a wide variety of materials.

Four-Fluted Drill Increases Precision with Four Cutting Edges

Ceratizit USA says its WTX High-Feed Drill is the first of its kind on the market, offering customers four effective cutting edges for increased precision, productivity and service life.

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. 

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. 

Gundrilling Machines Deliver Oerational flexibility

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

Machine Series Engineered to Simplify Gundrilling

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

Multitasking Machining Centers Double Throughput, Cut Costs

Purchasing one, then two more, multitasking machining centers has transformed the way Concours Mold Inc. builds molds.
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Top 10 Blogs from 2018, Part Two

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

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

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.

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.