TOOLHOLDERS

Turn/Mill

Swiss-Type Hydraulic Chucks Clamp in Three Turns

Big Kaiser introduces hydraulic chucks for Swiss-type lathes, which is said to be the first improvement to this technology in more than 30 years.

Big Kaiser Raises Money for Workforce Development Program

The company will donate 2 percent of orders made by NTMA companies through the end of the year directly to the National Robotics League.

Toolholders

Manual Toolchanger Suits Collaborative Robot Applications

IMTS 2018: ATI Industrial Automation’s MC-10 manual toolchanger enables quick, cost-effective manual tool changing, according to the company.

NEWS

Partnership between Boeing Portland and Haimer Intensifies

The Oregon Manufacturing Innovation Center Research and Development (OMIC R&D) continues to grow a strong membership base with the addition this month of Haimer.

Toolholders

External Threading Toolholder Directs Coolant to the Cutting Edge

Designed for more effective coolant flow and improved chip control, Carmex’s new X-treme Jet external thread turning toolholder provides two connecting options via an elbow fitting and top clamp.

Toolholders

ER Collet Chucks Provide High Concentricity, Holding Power

T.M. Smith Tool has added Jacobs taper rigid ER collet chucks to its family of Jacobs taper tooling.

Toolholders

Hydraulic Holders Reduce Downtime, Provide Accuracy

IMTS 2018: NT Tool offers the PHC-SA-C slim-bodied, hydraulic holder with jet-through coolant.

Toolholders

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.

Toolholders

Tooling System Speeds Change-Overs for Swiss-Type Lathes

IMTS 2018: Goeltenbodt’s pre-settable, quick-changeable and coolant-fed tooling system is designed for Swiss-type automatic lathes.

Toolholders

Compact Holders Speed Lathe Tool Changes

IMTS 2018: Exsys Tool Inc.’s Preci-Flex toolholders feature a short, compact design for improved accuracy and productivity.