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CNC Coordinate Measuring Machine

February 28, 2015

Mitutoyo Corp. has introduced the Legex 4 CNC coordinate measuring machine (CMM), which achieves an MPE = (0.28+L/1,000) μm. This system is suitable for manufacturers creating ultraprecise molds, components, and aspherical lenses in the automotive, aviation, and medical instrument...

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Delcam Features Vortex Roughing at EMEC Open House

February 27, 2015

A demonstration of Delcam’s Vortex high-efficiency area-clearance strategy was one of the highlights of the November two-day grand opening of EMEC Machine Tools’ new Montreal division. The demonstration was performed on an Okuma Genos VMC using the Vortex strategy in Delcam’s Power-...

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Upcut Circular Saw

February 27, 2015

Scotchman Industries® has introduced the SUP-500 NF upcut circular cold saw designed for cutting nonferrous material. It has a 20-in., 120-tooth carbide blade that is capable of producing round cuts up to 7 in. dia. and rectangular cuts up to 11.75 by 5 in. Standard features include an...

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Taps and Solid-carbide Thread Mills for Titanium

February 27, 2015

Emuge Corp. has introduced a line of tools for threading titanium alloys. The line includes taps with new geometry designs and solid-carbide thread mills. Tap sizes from No. 0 to 1 in. are available in UNC, UNF, and from 3 by 0.5 to 24 by 3.0 in metric. This titanium program includes C-Ti...

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CWA Foundation Hosts Students for Welding Events

February 26, 2015

The Canadian Welding Association (CWA) Foundation recently hosted a week of welding at the Canadian Welding Bureau (CWB) Group’s headquarters in Milton, Ont., that included robotics and welding students from various schools within the Halton District School Board and technology educators...

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Software for Creating Dynamic Toolpaths

February 26, 2015

Mastercam’s Dynamic Motion technology creates toolpaths that calculate more than just the areas where metal will be removed; they also take into account the changing condition of the material throughout various stages of machining. The toolpath has enough intelligence to look ahead to see...

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Welding Trainer

February 26, 2015

Virtual Welding Robotics by Fronius is available to instructors to assist the training of robot programmers. With this simulation platform, trainees in robotic welding can get close to the action without the limitations imposed by safety devices or missing welding equipment. The system...

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Elliott Adds LVD Strippit Line

February 25, 2015

Elliott Matsuura Canada, Oakville, Ont., has partnered with LVD Strippit, Akron, N.Y., and will now represent its product line of metal fabricating equipment in Canada. The LVD Group manufactures sheet metal and plate working machine tools and software systems, including laser cutting...

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Safety Goggles

February 25, 2015

Gateway Safety’s Cyclone® goggles offer two types of protection in one product. Users can wear the goggle as Cyclone Impact, featuring a strong polycarbonate lens surrounded by a sturdy vinyl frame. Then they can add the optional, patented Double-Take™ inserts at the top and bottom of...

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Form-Fitting Bending Cells

February 25, 2015

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Small parts with complex bends are being produced in integrated press brake cells specifically designed to work efficiently with small blanks.

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DiPaolo Machine Tools Adds GROB Line

February 23, 2015

GROB Systems, Bluffton, Ohio, has chosen DiPaolo Machine Tools, Mississauga, Ont., as its new sales and service partner in Ontario, Quebec, and New Brunswick. DiPaolo will sell and service the company’s line of 5-axis universal machining centers, high-volume production systems, and...

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Fixture Pro™

Top-Tooling Systems

February 23, 2015

Jergens has introduced two of its latest top-tooling systems. The first is a 130-mm, low-profile vise for extending the work area for multiaxis applications. Part of the company’s Fixture Pro™ family, this vise increases Z travel while maintaining the same characteristics as the...

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Turning Bars

February 22, 2015

Seco Tools has added new turning bars to its Steadyline™ line of damped antivibration tooling for long-overhang machining operations. The patented GL connection on these turning tools makes it possible to perform static and rotating operations with the same bar. These turning bars reduce...

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Slugger GI series of belt grinding

Belt Grinding Machines

February 21, 2015

Fein Power Tools Inc. offers the Slugger GI series of belt grinding machines. The modular system can be used for a single purpose, such as cylindrical grinding, and then for notching or polishing as needs change. The series comprises the GIR radius grinding machine, the GIC cylindrical...

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Walter Prototyp Supreme TC610

Solid-carbide Thread Mills

February 21, 2015

Walter has introduced the Walter Prototyp Supreme TC610 (1.5xD) and TC611 (2xD) solid-carbide thread mills. Both thread mills have new geometry that reduces vibration, produces good surface finishes, and throughcoolant capability that optimizes chip removal and helps to prevent fractures....

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