Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688 US
Automated Gantry Loader for CNC Lathes
The H-Bot lathe gantry loader from ATS Systems enables automated parts loading for CNC lathes.
Self-Serve E-Commerce Portal
ATS Systems’ SmartCatalog provides users with a self-serve e-commerce portal for intelligent, guided selling. Product advisors dynamically present questions to the user based on product data queries, conditions, role data, account data and user inputs.
Deadlength Collet Chucks For Subspindle Applications
ATS Systems offers Hainbuch’s dead length quick-change collet chuck system. The deadlength collet design is said to offer precision, rigidity and holding power. The clamping head consists of hardened and ground steel segments that link together by a vulcanization process. Round-smooth, round-serrated, hex, square a
When To Use A Collet Chuck
Don't assume the standard chuck is the right workholding for every lathe application.
Manual Pallet Changers Bring Agility To The Shop
Continually searching for ways to reduce workpiece cost and to improve its responsiveness to customer demands, V-Line recently discovered how a manually operated pallet changing system could make a significant contribution to meeting its continuous improvement goals.
Quick Change Turns Time Into Money
Quick-change chuck jaws make undeniable sense for any kind of high-mix lathe production. This shop finds them the right choice for medium-run and family-of-parts production too.
Upgrading Machinery With Power Chuck Results In One Minute Changeover
W. A. Whitney is given as an example of a company that takes selection of machine accessories seriously. Considering that machine speeds are close or at their maximum potential, major productivity increases may only come from elimination of changeover downtime.
Low Cost Turning Automation Yields A High Rate Of Return
Two CNC lathes, with live tooling, tool monitor, and auto-load short-bar bar feeders are helping this California manufacturer compete. They've seen impressive reductions in throughput time and manufacturing costs. And, they're just getting started.
The New Model For Short-Order Manufacturing
Through the combination of innovative process development, cellular manufacturing and quick setup procedures, this shop found a way to mix efficiency and flexibility in small-lot machining.
Indexers Are Enabling
In this shop's production machining environment, the workforce must be extremely flexible and workholding must be extremely rigid.
Accessories Slash Changeover And Setup Downtime
This propeller manufacturer finds the key to maximizing the output of CNC machining centers and lathes.