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Boring Head Enables Sculpture Hardware to Be Machined on a Lathe

When small job shop Ansonia Manufacturing took on a tricky hardware component job for a “live” glass art sculpture, it realized a boring head would be needed to machine the part complete on its live-tool lathe.
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Dormer Pramet Acquires Wetmore

Wetmore specializes in the supply of precision cutting tools, including handheld skin drilling applications used by several aerospace organizations.

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Big Kaiser's Mini Indexable Boring Bar Meets Medical, Aerospace Needs

The 4-mm Mini indexable boring bar from Big Kaiser is designed to be ideal for small-component machining.

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VMC's 20-ft. Long T-Slot Bed Enables Simultaneous Machining, Unloading

Eastec 2019: FlexCNC, an offshoot of FlexArm, introduces the G series of vertical machining centers for face milling, helical milling, rough milling and drilling large and long parts in a single setup. 

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Indexable Drill Inserts Break Chips for Efficient Holemaking

Eastec 2019: Allied Machine & Engineering will showcase the 4TEX indexable carbide insert drilling system engineered for optimal chip formation and evacuation in holemaking processes.

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Carbide Drill Enables 40×D Holemaking without Pecking

Eastec 2019: Mikron Tool’s CrazyDrill Cool SST-Inox is a carbide drill available in diameters ranging from 0.039" to 0.236" and developed for machining stainless steels, superalloys and chrome-cobalt alloys.

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Tap and Drill Bundles Save Time, Money

Eastec 2019: YG-1 has announced a Blue Ring Tap lineup promotion featuring 28 different tap bundles.

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Drill and Burr Series Offers Various Geometries for MRO

Dormer Pramet has released a selection of HSS drills and carbide rotary burrs designed to meet the needs of the maintenance and repair professional.

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Drills Designed for Aluminum Automotive Parts

Sandvik Coromont has added the CoroDrill 400 and CoroDrill 430, developed for drilling aluminum automotive parts, to its range of optimized solid round tools.

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EDM Drilling Machine Features 38" Y Axis

Current EDM’s EdmDrill RT3038 is designed for complex drilling of large and heavy parts.