A complete series of live tools for Nakamura Tome CNC lathes are now available from Lyndex-Nikken. Designed for precision and rigidity, these tools improve milling, drilling and tapping capabilities in turning operations, the company says. The company also stocks a range of standardized live tools for CNC turning centers from Nakamura Tome, Okuma, Mazak, Mori Seiki, Sauter and various other major builders.
Live tool offerings include high speed tooling, coolant-through tools, axial tools, radial tools, dual-output radial tools and universal tools. Straight and offset units, modular quick-change systems and tapping quick-change holders are also available.
Editor PickPCD Face Milling System’s Diameter Cuts Large Parts in Fewer Passes
The KBDM polycrystalline diamond (PCD) face milling system from Kennametal is designed for high-volume machining, with standard sizes ranging from 2.5" to 8.0" (63 to 200 mm) and cutter diameters ranging to 21.5" (550 mm).