PopMuse: Wood and Metal http://popmu.se Musings of stuff en-us Copyright 2007-2019 http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Disc Milling Inserts and Cutter Bodies for Reliability and High Performance http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/disc-milling-inserts-and-cutter-bodies-for-reliability-and-high-performance/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/disc-milling-inserts-and-cutter-bodies-for-reliability-and-high-performance/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:22:44 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking The 335.14 small-diameter exchangeable head system, 335.16 cutter for T-slot operations and cassette versions of the 335.25 cutter that incorporate round inserts from from�Seco Tools meet a wide range of customer demands for reliability and high performance machining operations. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Carbide and High-Speed Steel Tool Enhancement http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/carbide-and-high-speed-steel-tool-enhancement/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/carbide-and-high-speed-steel-tool-enhancement/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 23:03:53 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking Drag finishers from�Bel Air can extend tool life by as much as 300 percent as an all-in-one system for cutting tool edge preparation and polishing needs. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ PCD Milling Cutter for Efficient Machining of Aluminum http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/pcd-milling-cutter-for-efficient-machining-of-aluminum/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/pcd-milling-cutter-for-efficient-machining-of-aluminum/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:46:49 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking The Monoblock PCD Milling Cutter from�Lach Diamond uses Cool Injection-Plus for cooling directly via the PCD cutting insert to achieve perfect surface quality and part accuracy, with reduced cycle times of 50 percent and more. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Eliminate Individual Torque Wrenches for Tool Assembly http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/eliminate-individual-torque-wrenches-for-tool-assembly/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/eliminate-individual-torque-wrenches-for-tool-assembly/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:31:09 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking A built-in torque meter in the TORCO-BLOCK tool assembly assistant from REGO-FIX eliminates the need for an individual torque wrench for every toolholder, as well as the detrimental results of excessive runout that results from over torquing. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Gear Motions Adds Laser Marking Technology http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/gear-motions-adds-laser-marking-technology/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/gear-motions-adds-laser-marking-technology/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:09:45 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking They install a new fiber laser marking machine in their Nixon Gear Division. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Through-Coolant System for Radial Grooving Applications http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/through-coolant-system-for-radial-grooving-applications/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/through-coolant-system-for-radial-grooving-applications/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 22:02:23 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking The SE grooving and part-off system from ARNO optimizes turning, grooving, parting-off and copy turning operations. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Soft Top Jaws with Hard-to-Find Pitches for Consistent Part Clamping http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/soft-top-jaws-with-hard-to-find-pitches-for-consistent-part-clamping/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/soft-top-jaws-with-hard-to-find-pitches-for-consistent-part-clamping/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:31:04 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking Dillon can manufacture virtually any serration, including 2 mm x 60 deg and 2.5 mm x 60 deg serrations for hard-to-find top jaws, hard jaws, and full grip jaws that fit the corresponding chuck master jaws of the same hard-to-locate pitch. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Mazak Invests in New Manufacturing Technology http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/mazak-invests-in-new-manufacturing-technology/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/mazak-invests-in-new-manufacturing-technology/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:29:01 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking They are spending $8.5 million in their Kentucky iSmart Factory to satisfy growing customer demand and provide the shortest possible turnaround times. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Self-Tuning Mass Damper Improves Machined Part Quality, Increases Productivity, Saves Energy http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/self-tuning-mass-damper-improves-machined-part-quality-increases-productivity-saves-energy/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/self-tuning-mass-damper-improves-machined-part-quality-increases-productivity-saves-energy/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 21:12:21 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking Using the STMD tool holder from MAQ, parts manufacturers, machine tool builders and cutting tool manufacturers can reduce cycle time and cost of ownership by 30 percent, decrease tooling costs by 5-10 percent, cut energy consumption by 2-3 percent and curtail scrap output by 1-2 percent. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0/ Harvey Performance Acquires Micro 100 http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/harvey-performance-acquires-micro-100/ http://www.fabricatingandmetalworking.com/2019/01/harvey-performance-acquires-micro-100/ Thu, 17 Jan 2019 20:24:48 UTC at Fabricating and Metalworking This deal expands their footprint in milling and turning tool applications, particularly internal boring, grooving, and threading tools. 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