Precision Swiss tooling manufacturer, WhizCut has re-invented WhizTwin - the latest twin-edged parting off insert. The patent pending design of the insert generates a cutting edge.
Walter Maschinenbau GmbH, manufacturer of CNC machines and rotationally symmetrical production components, provides laser marking as well as cleaning of tools in the robot loader for its measuring machines HELICHECK PRO and HELICHECK PLUS. This increases flexibility in the production and final inspection of the tools.
Kennametal has introduced a new face milling platform for cast iron applications, the KCFM 45. With fixed and adjustable pocket seats, the new milling cutter provides the option for semi-finishing as well as fine-finishing applications, exceeding the highest surface quality requirements.
Special tooling can include solid carbide, carbide tipped, PCD tipped, high-speed steel, and indexable carbide. Read on to learn about the benefits of indexable carbide tooling on modern machining centers.
CNC Software, Inc., developers of Mastercam has announced a new partnership with KYOCERA SGS Precision Tools (KSPT) to provide tool libraries to the Mastercam user base. KSPT manufactures round solid carbide cutting tools and pioneered some of the world’s most advanced cutting tool technologies.
With its wide variety of high-performance tools, Mitsubishi Materials Corporation has introduced a versatile indexable insert milling cutter WWX400. It was built to satisfy all the requirements of the modern metal cutting industry.
ARNTZ Gmbh + Co. KG, introduces new article group 557 M51-X-PRO, a standard bi-metal band saw blade. It is an extremely wear-resistant teeth cut demanding workpieces (beams & pipes) reliably and economically. Powerful at high cutting speeds and feeds, also produce precise results in sawing processes using MQL.
Sweden-based cutting tools provider, SmiCut has installed a 36 kW solar cell system on its roof to produce tools using environmentally friendly electricity. It consists of 120 monocrystalline panels of 300W and is 200 m2 of total installation area.
Mikron Tool presents a new concept and revolutionary turnkey solution for machining T4-T30 hexalobular medical bone screws (better known as Torx®) made from titanium or stainless steel. CrazyDrill Hexalobe and CrazyMill Hexalobe are developed to achieve a clear improvement of efficiency when machining the screws.
Configurable cutting punches with the coating increase service life of cutting punches and reduce machine downtimes. Meusburger Georg GmbH & Co KG presents innovative cutting punches configurator that can be individually customized with required coating and cutting dimensions.