Exploring the: Toolholders Zone

19 Results for: Case Study

Sort by:
Published: 4/3/2017

Overcoming the Challenges of Threading Hardened Parts
Threading hardened parts resulted in long cycle times and fast tool wear for one shop. Seco's Secomax CBN200 insert grade reduced threading cycle time by a third.

Published: 5/1/2016

Collet Chuck System Helps Produce AR Parts Efficiently
A collet chuck system from Horn USA Inc. helped firearm parts manufacturer Manufacturing Partners Inc. hit is productivity targets.

Published: 2/15/2016

Locking Nut Improves Tool Change-Outs
This company can run its operations safely since it has implemented a mini-nut locking system specifically for Swiss-type automatic lathes.

Published: 2/1/2016

Strict Tooling Policy Ensures Engraving Shop’s Quality
True Mark Engraving Co. needed precise toolholders to improve the working life of its cutters. Rego-Fix fit the bill.

Published: 11/14/2013

Shaving Seconds with Faster Quick-Change Tool Systems
Modern tooling is reducing tool change time, taking tooling changes from minutes down to seconds.

Published: 5/17/2013

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.

Published: 5/15/2013

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.

Published: 9/16/2011

Accurate Live Tools Save Lives
By swapping its previous live toolholders for Mimatic models from Lyndex-Nikken, this manufacturer improved accuracy and rigidity in a critical drilling operation for a life-saving emergency rescue tool.

Published: 7/9/2009

Balanced Tool Assemblies Boost Quality, Efficiency
With balancing equipment and shrink-fit toolholders from Haimer USA, this manufacturer of automotive castings improved productivity, accuracy and surface finishes while extending tool and spindle life. 

Published: 11/21/2008

New Equipment Gives Students A Learning Boost
Haimer USA entered a partnership agreement with the Institute for Manufacturing Productivity at York Technical College (Rock Hill, S.C.). By supplying equipment to the school, the company gives students, and those already working in the manufacturin...