Tooling & Workholding

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Shaving Seconds with Faster Quick-Change Tool Systems

Modern tooling is reducing tool change time, taking tooling changes from minutes down to seconds.


Outsourced Job Moves In House to Save Money

Up against a tight deadline and down to a single insert to run an entire batch of hardened steel components, Metalmite turned to Sandvik Coromant to help overcome a tough threading operation and take an expensive outsourced job in-house for a fracti...


Diamond Tool Enables Company to Overcome Production Stop

Sometimes the most experienced technicians or skilled toolmakers need to look to outside specialists when it comes to solving critical service problems. 


Continuous Improvement Efforts Lead to New Tooling

G&G Machine’s continuous improvement journey led it to adopt a lean philosophy as well as add new MultiTap tools from Emuge to reduce tooling inventory.


Coolant-Fed Live Tools Increase Life in High-Cycle Operations

Using coolant-fed live tools from Planet Products helps shops increase productivity in high-capacity CNC turning applications.


Taking the Heat Off Live Tooling

As live tooling becomes more popular in many CNC turning centers, the use of tooling with sealed bearing performance is becoming a challenge for shops that produce components in high volumes or with lengthy cycle times.


Insertable Form Drill System Provides Quality Surface Finish

To be able to manufacture the components of electro-pneumatic valves in production batches of millions, Nass Magnet (Hanover, Germany) invested in a new machining center with a rotary transfer machine with eight stations for double-sided machining, ...


Andretti Autosport Finds Shared DNA, Culture with BIG Kaiser

The Mega E collet chuck and a Speroni presetter are among the products the race team cites as critical to success in the shop and on the track.


Rigidity Proves Key to Precision Boring

Thanks to a more rigid boring head from Big Kaiser Precision Tooling, a new machine that had been relegated to only roughing jobs is now holding the tight true-position and diameter tolerances that this shop’s customers have come to expect.


Tooling, Technical Support Boost Machining Capacity

Technology and application support from cutting tool supplier Seco Tools has played a key role in various process improvements at this manufacturer of transmission and torque converter components.


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