Automated Tool Grinder
Available from United Grinding, the Helitronic Power ECO-Loader Plus auto-loads as many as 165 tools in one setup while occupying minimal floor space. Also available is Tool Studio software, which can handle geometries including variable helixes on a step tool as well as both concave and convex cam-relieved forms.
Editor PickForm Grinder Achieves 1-Micron Stopping Accuracy
Eastec 2017: The UPZ-Li form grinder from Okamoto is designed for high-tolerance grinding of difficult materials in the electronics, form tool, fiber optics and other industries.