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Rollomatic's ShapeSmart NP50 Performs Roughing, Finishing in One Pass

Rollomatic’s ShapeSmart NP50 pinch/peel grinding machine is said to offer higher accuracy and speed than its predecessor.

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Lessons from a COVID-19 Shutdown and Reopening

Weldon Solutions, a manufacturer of CNC cylindrical grinders and robotic automation systems, had to close its doors for two months due to COVID-19. Now allowed to reopen, the company is taking stock of the lessons learned and a path forward during the pandemic.
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Norton's Winter Vitron7 Wheels Optimized for Camshaft, Crankshaft Grinding

Saint-Gobain Abrasives offers Norton Winter Vitron7 cubic boron nitride (CBN) grinding wheels, which feature a high-precision vitrified bond.

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Glebar Co. Acquires Everite Machine Products

Everite offers burr-free cutoff, surface grinding, point grinding and vertical grinding technologies using ECG.

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Walter Helitronic Raptor Tool Grinder Resharpens Rotationally Symmetrical Tools

The Walter Helitronic Raptor from United Grinding is designed for grinding and resharpening rotationally symmetrical tools for the metal and wood industries.

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Norton Saint-Gobain FAB Wheels Reduce Need for Buffing Compounds

Norton FAB (Fixed Abrasive Buff) buffing wheels from Saint-Gobain Abrasives are said virtually to eliminate the need for buffing compounds.

Electrochemical Grinding Makes a Point

A programmable pointing and material handling system used on electrochemical grinding machines can accommodate a range of needle point designs while eliminating a variety of pre- and post-process operations.

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Answering Five Honing FAQs

Honing is typically performed to bring bores to a precise size or achieve a specific surface finish. Here, a leading honing equipment manufacturer answers a few commonly asked questions about this process.
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President of Strausak Becomes COO of Strausak and Rollomatic

Joe Kane will continue in his role as president of Strausak while also taking on the COO position.

Glebar’s CAM.3 Micro Grinder Offers Multi-Axis Motion Control

Grinder is designed to optimize manufacturing applications for the medical industry.