TURNING MACHINES

Turning Machines

Lathe Series Features Vibration-Damping Castings

IMTS 2018: Kaast Machine Tools Inc’s C-Turn CNC series features castings of high-tensile Meehanite iron for maximum vibration damping.

Turning Machines

Vertical Turning Machine Built for Making Gear Wheels

IMTS 2018: Emag’s VL 3 Duo is a twin-spindle vertical pick-up turning machine used for large-scale production of gear wheels and other gearbox components.

NEWS

Index Announces Suite of Online Support Tools

Index announces its online portal iXworld, which debuts at IMTS 2018 and launches in early 2019.

Turning Machines

Multi-Function Machines Turn, Drill, Mill, Hob and Grind

IMTS 2018: Famar Group's machine tools for mechanical workpiece machining are designed for versatility of use.

Turning Machines

Combination Lathes for Small-Batch Production

IMTS 2018: Weiler’s E70HD and E80HD precision lathes have been developed for one-off and small-batch production.

Turning Machines

Lathe Can be Programmed via CNC or Operated Manually

IMTS 2018: Knuth’s Numturn CNC cycle lathe offers either a Siemens or Fagor CNC control and features a heavily-ribbed machine bed with guides and wide V-blocks for heavy machinery.

Turning Machines

Multitasking Turning Center Accurately Machines Hard Materials

IMTS 2018: Methods Machine Tools will be featuring the Nakamura-Tome SC-300IIMYB multitasking turning center designed for accurately machining difficult, high-hardness materials.

Turning Machines

Two-Saddle Turning Center for Large Energy, Aerospace Parts

IMTS 2018: Okuma America’s Multus U5000 two-saddle CNC lathe handles large parts for the energy and aerospace industries

Data-Driven Manufacturing

Manufacturing News of Note: June 2018

Esab collaborates on a podcast series, EuroBlech 2018 gears up for its 25th event, and other industry news. 

Turning Machines

Buying a Lathe: Turrets and Live Tooling

When buying a lathe, after considering what sorts of workpieces the machine must be prepared to handle, it’s time to ponder tooling options.