Techniks Tool Group
9930 E. 56th Street
Indianapolis , IN 46236 US
As Seen In Modern Machine Shop
Techniks' Triton Hydraulic Chucks Provide Increased Toolholding Power
IMTS Spark: Techniks has expanded its line of hydraulic tool holders with the Triton line of hydraulic chucks.
Techniks Industries Rebrands to Frontline Tooling Solutions
The company will continue to support its two divisions in supplying tooling solutions for both metal and composite materials.
Techniks Industries Acquires Parlec’s Tooling Business
Parlec’s presetting business will remain independent.
The Basics of Magnetic Workholding
Magnetic workholding has at least two significant advantages: setups are fast and no intrusive clamps are needed. Watch this video to learn more.
Deburring Machine for Small Parts
The Spinner machine from Techniks batch deburrs ferrous and nonferrous parts produced on machining centers, Swiss-types and lathes.
Video Shows How to Check Toolholder Runout
Here’s a video that explains how to check the runout on a collet chuck toolholder.
Video: Checking Toolholder Runout
This short video explains how to check the runout on a collet chuck toolholder.
A Machinist’s Guide to Toolholder Maintenance
Techniks’ “Machinist’s Guide to Toolholder Maintenance” can be a handy reference for inexperienced machinists and shop veterans alike.
Rigid Collet Chucks for High-Speed Applications
Techniks' TE ER collet chucks are suited for CAT40, CAT50 and BT40 collets.
How Micromachining Patience Speeds Prototype Production
A molder of tiny, silicone components for the medical industry explains how a patient, conservative approach to micromachining enables it to deliver prototypes faster.
Care and Maintenance of Toolholders
Worn or damaged toolholders can reduce tool life, degrade workpiece surface finish or harm the machine tool spindle. A downloadable guide from Techniks explains what operators should look for when evaluating the condition of a collet and nut-style toolholder.
Video: Safe Shrink-Fit Has Built-in Cooling
The cycle for heating the toolholder also includes water cooling so the toolholder finishes cool.
Last Glance at IMTS 2010
It would be impossible to cover all of the key exhibitors at IMTS 2010—even if every booth got merely a quick glance. However, the editors of MMS did get glimpses of some interesting technologies exhibited at the show...
Small-Parts Deburring Machine For Nonferrous Metals
The sPINner machine from Earth-Chain uses magnetic pin action to deburr slots, blind holes and internal cavities that other media can’t reach. The machine is suited for small, precision parts made from nonferrous metals including aluminum, brass, copper, stainless steel and titanium.
Attracted To A Better Way
Modular, magnetic workholding blocks have changed the way this shop approaches the machining of both large and small workpieces. The blocks’ portability allows them to be used on a variety of different machines. Their flexibility often eliminates the need to create custom fixtures.