TURNING TOOLS

Turning Tools

Turning Grades Meet Demand for HRSA Machining in Aerospace

Sandvik Coromant introduces two new ceramic insert grades that are capable of performing high-speed, high-security turning operations on components made from demanding HRSAs.

Turning Tools

Turning Grades for Cast Iron Feature Peeling Resistance

IMTS 2018: Sumitomo Electric Carbide Inc.’s AC4010K and AC4015K series of cast iron turning grades are designed to improve resistance to peeling and wear.

Turning Tools

Turning, Tool Management Products Designed for Digitized Shops

IMTS 2018: Sandvik Coromant offers several turning and digital machining products. 

Turning Tools

Swiss-Type Tooling for Citizen Machines Built to Last

IMTS 2018: Heimatec offers a line of live and static tools for Citizen Swiss-type lathes. 

Turn/Mill

Using Cameras to Align Tools and Spindles on Swiss-Type Lathes

Installing cameras in the spindles of a Swiss-type lathe can simplify the alignment of tools with the main and subspindles as well as the alignment of those spindles with each other.

The Fundamentals of Chip Control

Having strategies in place for managing chips is an important part of protecting the production process, from tool life to product quality.

Turning Tools

CNC Lathe Line Features Range of Spindle Motors

IMTS 2018: Okuma America’s LU7000 EX two-saddle CNC lathe has a wide range of spindle motor specifications for manufacturing large parts.

Turning Tools

Turning Centers Available with Range of Automation Options

IMTS 2018: Murata Machinery’s line of Muratec turning machines will be on display, including live demonstrations.

Turning Tools

Turning Centers Feature Y Axis, Larger Part Capacity

IMTS 2018: Doosan Machine Tools will display its Lynx 2100LY series of compact turning centers with a Y-axis.

Turning Tools

Multi-Spindle Lathe Completes Complex Parts at High Volumes

IMTS 2018: Index’s MS40-8 multi-spindle automatic lathe with eight CNC spindles has been designed for high-volume precision work in the automotive, fastener, connector and aerospace industries.