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  1. 6-Axis Motion Times Two: High-Load And Compact: Two New PI Hexapods

    The usefulness of hexapods, or Stewart Platforms, is expanding as research and industry increase the scope of application to include motion simulation, industrial production, precision machining, automotive assembly, image stabilization, and alignment of opto-mechanical components

  2. Maximum Flexibility And Efficiency On The Clamping Force Blocks

    The SCHUNK TANDEM TBA-D supporting jaw system transforms the SCHUNK TANDEM plus clamping force blocks into multi-purpose powerhouses.

  3. Sumitomo’s Detachable Head SMD Multi-Drill Provides Up To 12:1 Depth-To-Diameter Ratio

    A factor of Sumitomo Electric Hardmetal’s continuous development programme is the ability to enable deep holes to be drilled between 12 mm and 42.5 mm diameter with up to 12:1 depth-to-diameter ratio

  4. Esco Tool Introduces Pipe Beveling Machine For Making Biomass Boiler Tube Repairs

    Esco Tool has introduced a new pipe milling end prep tool for beveling water wall boiler tubes at biomass processing facilities in preparation for precision welding repairs

  5. Emuge Introduces Line Of Innovative Circle-Segment End Mills

    Emuge Corp. has introduced “circle-segment” cutters, an innovative class of end mills designed to enable substantially more material removal with fewer passes in 5-Axis machining, over 80% cycle time reductions and up to 50% smoother surface finishes

  6. Heat-Resistant Coating For Cutting Tools

    Nitride hard coatings made from titanium aluminum nitride (TiAlN) protect drill bits, milling cutters and indexable cutting inserts against premature failure due to wear. Now, small quantities of tantalum improve the thermal stability of these adherent layers still further

  7. Boart Longyear Launches TruCore™ In Latin America

    Boart Longyear (, the world's leading provider of integrated drilling services, equipment and performance tooling, is proud to launch the TruCore™ core orientation system in Latin America, following a successful launch in Australia earlier this year

  8. Sandvik Coromant Becomes DMG MORI Premium Partner

    Cutting tool and tooling systems specialist Sandvik Coromant has signed an agreement to become a Premium Partner of leading machine tool manufacturer, DMG MORI

  9. Designer Jaws Increase Efficiency In Finish Machining

    The intelligent jaw design of the SCHUNK UVB-HS soft chuck jaws from SCHUNK, the competence leader for gripping systems and clamping technology defines a new class of efficiency in lathe chuck technology

  10. DEWALT Advances Power Tools

    Power tools have come a long way from old corded drills in to today's Lithium Ion cordless tools. Power tool brands like DEWALT® are focused on using this advanced battery technology to its fullest potential