It’s said that life is a marathon, not a sprint. For automotive manufacturers, longer lasting tooling solutions are integral to more profitable production — but, often, manufacturers see little reason to change their existing tool set-up.
Rigaku Analytical Device s, the market leader in handheld laser-based technology will showcase its Rigaku KT-100S handheld laser induced breakdown spectroscopy (LIBS) analyzer for metal alloy analysis in the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) Spark Showroom available September 21, 2020 – March 15, 2021.
With the new Tiger·tec Gold PVD grade WSP45G, Walter AG is introducing a cutting tool material that really pushes the boundaries of these coatings: both in their application and with respect to the materials that the machinist can work with them.
The new AI engine within ESPRIT represents a fundamental change in the way CNC machine tools are driven, simplifying their programming while increasing tool life, reducing cycle times, and improving machine performance.
Tungaloy has expanded its DrillMeister exchangeable head drill system by adding DMC drill heads in a diameter range from 6.0 mm to 7.9 mm (.2362″ – .3110″) to address precision drilling of small bores.