Presettable Toolholders Increase Tool Life
IMTS 2018: Goltenbodt, represented by Schwanog LLC in the United States, displays its presettable and coolant-fed toolholders for Tornos MultiSwiss multiple-spindle automatic lathes.
Goeltenbodt, represented by Schwanog LLC in the United States, displays its presettable and coolant-fed toolholders for Tornos MultiSwiss 6X14, 6X16, 8X26 and 6X32 multiple-spindle automatic lathes. The toolholders are said to be completely presettable in X, Z, and Y outside of the machine with repeatability of 0.0002". Coolant-fed holders with pressure ratings ranging to 1,500 psi are available. The rigid design is said to provide chatter-free operation, reliability and increased tool life.
The company also offers coolant-fed dovetail, shave, stick tool and cut-off holders.
Horn USA has developed quick-change tooling systems to drastically reduce set-up and toolchange times for Swiss-type lathes, including those with through coolant.
Collet toolholders are too important to the machining process to use them incorrectly. Follow this simple advice.
A tooling system consisting of interchangeable cutting units and standardized locking units has a lot to offer users of CNC machines, whether for turning, milling, or both on a turn mill. These guidelines will help you think clearly about how modular, quick-change tooling can benefit your shop.