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A drilling solution improves the production of a component that is critical for correcting spinal disorders. Meanwhile, an apprenticeship program ensures that improvements like this one can continue into the future.
East Texas Machine Works focuses on large-scale work. Here’s a video showing impressive boring operations on a marine component.
This footage shows the effect of a techology that speeds and simplifies center drilling by oscillating the drill through many pecks per second.
Edited by Julianne Mobilian
Tapmatic offers the Synchroflex II tap holder, includes a balanced, high-pressure internal coolant system with maximum flow rates for increased tap life and thread quality, especially in deep blind holes.
It is not always the strength of the tool or the power of the machine that limits your depth of cut. In many cases, the limitation is the tendency to vibrate. Learn how to mill more productively by selecting spindle speeds tailored to your machine’s dynamics.
Chris Koepfer (editor)
What is the real cost of choosing standard or customized tooling if time is money and efficiency translates into profits? It’s a question many shops face regularly.
Edited by Jedd Cole
Available from Techniks, NAP Gladu's G-Force line of thin kerf cutoff saw blades are designed for use in high-speed cutoff machines including those manufactured by Tsune, Nishijimax, Amada and Kasto, among others.
Lori Beckman (editor)
GenSwiss’ Multidec-Lube coolant-through toolholder clamp for CNC Swiss machines permits optimum coolant jet positioning, eliminates time bending and aiming coolant lines, reduces overall setup time and prevents stringy chips collecting on cutting tools, the company says.