Parlec Inc.

101 Perinton Pkwy.
Fairport, NY 14450 US


As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Measuring Software Monitors, Reproduces Operator’s Process
Parlec announces the release of its P7 measuring and inspection software based on human behavior and web practices.

Parlec Apex

Profile Measurement Machine Promotes Process Efficiency
The fully automated Parlec Apex profile measurement machine is designed to measure profiles of form cutting tools and grinding wheels.

Parlec SimulFit toolholding system

Toolholding System Improves Tool Connection Rigidity
Parlec’s SimulFit dual-contact taper toolholding system is available on ER collet chucks, shell mill holders, end mill holders and milling chucks.

Parlec Eros toolholding system

Toolholding System Offers High Performance at Fast Speeds
Parlec’s high-performance Eros toolholding system is said to offer high velocity, improved cutting performance and longer tool life.

TDM Systems Appoints Parlec as Reseller
The integration enables storage of tool data as part of the presetting process.

The Costs and Benefits of Horizontal Machining
The shift from vertical to horizontal machining was even more expensive than this shop anticipated. It was also more valuable. Most of the shop’s machining centers are HMCs now—here’s why.

Parlec Names Vice President of Inside Sales and Service
The tooling and presetting equipment provider hopes to grow its aftermarket sales and service.

Parlec ParleVision CNC

Measuring Feature for CNC Software
Parlec offers a SpeedScan measuring routine feature in the upgrade to its ParleVision CNC automated tool measuring and presetting software.

Seamless Connectivity for Tool Presetter Data
MTConnect benefits Parlec both as a manufacturer and as a technology supplier.

CNC Software Measures Tools Automatically
Parlec will showcase the new SpeedScan feature for its ParleVision CNC software which enables the automatic measurement of standard tools without any data input and is said to increase efficiency by reducing the risk of operator error.

Website Continues Improvement
Parlec has re-launched its website with an updated design and improved navigation.

TE-CO Acquires Parlec Workholding Line
Workholding supplier TE-CO (Union, Ohio) has announced that it has concluded its purchase of the workholding line of Parlec (Fairport, New York). The company says the acquisition will complement and strengthen its current offering of jig and fixture components; spring and ball plungers; CMM fixturing; the Toolex Vise workholding system; and other products.

Right mix of machines, tooling and fixturing

Custom Solution Enables Quick Production Of Knee Component
This maker of implantable medical components can now machine the entire outside surface of a knee component in one setup.

Randy Thompson

Cutting Time
This company modified its production process to cut not just metal, but also setup time, costs and the effects of the labor crunch.

Product Categories of Parlec Inc.

Boring Tools & Heads for Machining Centers
Boring Tools for Turning Machines
Collets for Toolholding
Collets, Solid and Master
Comparators, Optical & Other
Consulting Services
Data Collection Devices for Gaging, SPC, etc.
Gages - Digital
Inserts, Indexable (Carbide, etc.) & Tool Inserts
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Cutters
Milling Heads/Attachments
Retention Knobs
Software, CAD/CAM
Software, Machinability Databases
Software, NC Program Optimization
Software, Other Manufacturing
Software, Post Processors, Stand-Alone (Sold Independent of CAM System)
Tap Drivers & Attachments
Threading Tools
Tool Blanks
Tool Crib Control Software
Tool Presetters
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change
Training of All Types, Including Audiovisual/Internet
Vision Systems

Trade Names

Parsetter TMM
PGC Plus
Shrinkset TMM