Briney Tooling Systems

700 E Soper Rd.
Bad Axe , MI 48413 US

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Company Profile

  Briney Tooling Systems is a U.S. manufacturer from “start” to “finish” of precision rotary toolholders for machining centers.

Briney Precision Test Bars Designed to eliminate machine tool runout

The most overlooked cause of machine tool runout stems from wear of the spindle bearings.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

BADAXE Tooling Solutions Smart Tools

Tooling Tailored to Your Machining Centers
The Smart Tool assembly consists of a tool-toolholder combination tailored to a specific machine’s dynamics. 

BadAxe will display its Smart Tool tooling assembly at IMTS 2018.

"Smart" Tool Assemblies Fit Machine, Application
IMTS 2018: Exhibiting at the booth of Briney Tooling Systems, BadAxe Tooling Solutions offers complete tool assemblies designed for specific machines and adaptable to specific applications. 

Okuma Welcomes Velocity/Briney to Partners in THINC
The new membership of Velocity/Briney brings the Velocity Smart Tool to use with Okuma machines.

Smart Tool System

Optimized Machining out of the Box
Four tooling-related companies partner to supply dynamically stable milling for improved productivity on existing machine tools. Users do not have to measure the dynamics of their machines. Instead, tooling tailored to the machine arrives as a complete assembly, along with software for quickly determining the parameters that tooling can be used to achieve.

Briney Tooling Systems test bars

Test Bars Ease Machine Spindle Alignment
Briney Tooling Systems has expanded its line of precision test bars with models for CAT40 and CAT50; BT30, BT40 and BT50; and HSK50A, HSK63A, HSK80A, and HSK100A.

Soft Turning Is Key To Hard Turning
For this contract shop, it's what happens before heat treat that ensures hard turning process success. They've learned getting it right early eliminates problems later.

Choosing Toolholders For Your Machining Center
How the toolholders for your machining center are manufactured. Toolholder geometry, size and surface finish all have an effect on the cutting accuracy.

Product Categories of Briney Tooling Systems

Arbors (for Cutters)
Chucks, Collet Type (for Workholding)
Collets for Toolholding
Drill Chucks
End Mills
Retention Knobs
Tap Drivers & Attachments
Tapping Attachments
Tool Bushings & Adaptors Attachments
Tooling Systems, Modular and/or Quick-Change

Trade Names

BT Toolholders
CAT Toolholders
Eccentric Ground Toolholders
HSK Toolholders
NMTB Toolholders
Shrink-Fit Toolholders
Tru Position
Zero Chuck