TOOLHOLDERS

Thread Turning Toolholder Directs Coolant Flow

Carmex’s X-treme Jet external thread turning toolholder provides two connecting options via an elbow fitting and top clamp to direct the coolant flow to the cutting edge.

Tendo Platinum Toolholder Works with Machine Spindle

Schunk’s Tendo Platinum toolholder has improved brazing technology by using a brazing and hardening process in the same cycle, which allows for rigid and durable tool clamping. 

Coupling Sizes Added to TungCap Quick-Change Tooling

Tungaloy is expanding its TungCap PSC quick-change tooling system that promises higher productivity in a variety of CNC lathe machining.

Turret-Adapted Clamping Unit Provides High Clamping Forces

In place of the standard turret tooling available on CNC lathes, the KM product line of turret-adapted clamping units from Kennametal and EWS Tool is designed to improve shopfloor efficiency.

LCTH Tap Holder Compensates for Misalignment

TM Smith Tool’s LCTH general-purpose compensating tap holder has tension and/or compression for non-synchronous machines, and radial float to compensate for misalignment between the workpiece and spindle. 

Max Bar Mini Shank Toolholders Fit Swiss Machines

Somma’s Max Bar series of mini shank toolholders are designed to fit Swiss machines and can be used for front turning, back turning, cutting off, grooving, and threading, as well as plunge and turn, face grooving, ID grooving, threading and boring.

Tribos-SVL Extensions Combine with Variety of Toolholders

Schunk’s Tribos-SVL toolholder extensions have a slim but robust design that allow machining of workpiece areas that are difficult to access and permit a runout accuracy of less than 0.003 mm.

Safe-Lock Pullout Protection System Reduces Vibration

Haimer’s Safe-Lock pullout protection system has spiral-shaped grooves that are ground into the cutting tool shank to reduce vibration and prevent the cutter from spinning during extreme machining.

Holemaking

Hydraulic Chuck Drill Extensions Reach Past Fixtures

Kennametal’s line of hydraulic chuck (HC) extensions has been designed to enable drilling holes in deep cavities and complex pockets as well as reaching past clamps and fixtures.

Toolholders

Tap Holder Provides Tension, Compression Options

TM Smith Tool’s general-purpose compensating tap holder accommodates a broad range of tapping applications.