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  1. Powerful 5-Axis Power Vise With Adjustable Center
    8/29/2019

    In response to the high demand, SCHUNK has increased its product line of power-amplified 5-axis vises which are now equipped with an adjustable center: The maintenance-free SCHUNK KONTEC KSX-C is now available in four base body lengths (330 mm, 430 mm, 500 mm, and 630 mm) and two heights each (174 mm and 125 mm).

  2. Stability Across A Broad Spectrum
    8/19/2019

    Producing threads in hardened steel is costly. This applies to blind hole machining in particular because reversing the tap during this process can cause torque peaks when the root of the chip is sheared off, resulting in fractures.

  3. Milwaukee’s New M12 FUEL Installation Drill/Driver: 4-In-1 Solutions, 16 Different Attaching Positions For Unrivaled Access And Control
    8/16/2019

    Milwaukee Tool continues to drive jobsite productivity to new heights with the introduction of the M12 FUEL Installation Drill/Driver, developed specifically for the installation phase of construction and for MEP service contractors.

  4. RBC Bearings Announces The Acquisition Of Swiss Tool Systems AG
    8/15/2019

    RBC Bearings Incorporated, a leading international manufacturer of highly-engineered precision bearings and components for the industrial, defense and aerospace industries, recently announced the acquisition of Swiss Tool Systems AG, from Cross Equity Partners LLP and other private owners for approximately CHF 33.0 million ($33.9M), to be financed through cash on hand and debt.

  5. Blue Point Tool And Supply Joins Ficodis Group
    8/14/2019

    The Ficodis Group announces the acquisition of Blue Point Tool and Supply, a Long Island-based industrial supply company specializing in products and services for the metal working industry.

  6. Farsoon’s Development Of H13 Laser Sintering Process For Robust Tooling
    8/14/2019

    H13 is a widely used versatile tool steel, and is well known for its excellent combination of high resistance to compression, thermal shock and abrasion. H13 is heavily used for more hot work tooling applications than other grades of tool steel as well as a variety of cold work conditions because of its high toughness and good stability in heat treatment. H13 covers a wide range of application from die casting, extrusion dies and high toughness and polished (up to A1 grade) injection mold components.

  7. Fluke Pack30 Professional Tool Backpack Takes Silver Award In ACHR-The News Dealer Design Awards
    8/7/2019

    The Fluke Pack30 Professional Tool Backpack won the Silver Award in the Miscellaneous category of the ACHR-The News 2019 Dealer Design Awards.

  8. Tungaloy Expands Cutter Diameter Lineup Of DoTwistBall Copy Mill Series
    8/1/2019

    Tungaloy is expanding its DoTwistBall line of copy milling cutters to include additional diameters of shell mills.

  9. Powerful Yet Compact 24 V Gripper For Small Components With IO-Link
    7/31/2019

    The use of compact, mechatronic 24 V grippers for small components SCHUNK EGP with IO-Link enables flexible Pick & Place processes. It is based on the meanwhile tried-and-tested SCHUNK EGP and also scores with a high speed and at the same time high gripping force.

  10. Sandvik Coromant At EMO 2019: Driving Innovation And Digitalization In Manufacturing
    7/30/2019

    Sandvik Coromant will use EMO to present new digital solutions for machining processes and efficient connected manufacturing. True to the company’s mantra of ‘Shaping the future together’, innovations around digital machining and Industry 4.0 are set to be the focus of the 528 m2 stand in Hall 5 (Booth B06).