ARTICLE ARCHIVE
Issues

Cutting Tools

Cast Iron ISO Turning Grades Provide Chipping Resistance
Grooving, Chamfering and More for Small-Diameter Bores
Inserts for Vertical Thread Milling
Line of Cutters Now Offers More Sizes and Depths
Quick-Change Mounting and Fixturing System Available in Stainless Steel
Two Systems for Multi-Axis Machining

Modern Equipment Review

Automated CNC Measuring System Evaluates Surface Roughness and Contour
Big Bore CNC Turning Center for Large, Cylindrical Parts
DROs Feature New LED Screens
Electronic Dial Boar Gages Available with Optional LCD Indicators
In-House Mid-Temperature Black Oxide (Fe3O4) Process
Machine Line Designed for High Precision Skiving and Roller Burnishing
Mini-Drag Machines Said to Eliminate Impingement
Multiple Tool Setting and Inspection Probing for Machine Tools
PC-Based Surface Measuring System Combines Skidded and Skidless Drive Units
Rotating Head Cut-Off Machine for Difficult-to-Process Materials
Series of Digital Optical Comparators for Smaller Parts
Series of Five-Axis HMCs with Rotary-Swivel Tables
Shop Floor CMM for Harsh Manufacturing Environments
Swiss-Type Lathe for Medical Applications
Tool Storage, Workbench Solutions Improve Productivity
Top-Loading Pot Furnaces for Salt Bath Heat Treatment
VMC Designed for Increased Rigidity
VMC Offers up to 15,000 rpm for Die and Mold Industry

Systems and Software

New System Release Offers Direct Modeling, Reverse-Engineering Capabilities
Parallel Processing for Faster Programming
Software features Enhanced Tool Path
Software Offers Variable Depth Roughing and Other Enhancements
Tool Management System Can Create Tool Setup Sheets