Polygon Cutters For Automatic Lathes
A leading manufacturer of high-performance valve train components installed a twin spindle/twin-turret lathe to bring camshaft machining work in-house. Here, the company explains how it has become more effective using its multifunction lathe to produce small batches of custom racing camshafts.
The right choices in tooling and technique can optimize the thread turning process.
Form tools are traditionally associated with non-CNC machines, but in certain applications they make sense on modern machines as well.