Gear Industry Product News 2012

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Walter Releases Cutting Tool Inserts
Walter USA, LLC has announced that its Tiger•tec Silver for Turning product line has fielded four new cutting tool insert geometries... (posted 2012-12-27)

Gleason Offers Wobble Compensation in Gear Grinding
Conventional grinding cycles for cylindrical gears typically involve a significant amount of time dedicated to the manual alignment of th... (posted 2012-12-27)

KISSsoft Offers Simplified Modelling
In the KISSsoft Release 03/2012, several assistants for the model building in KISSsys were implemented (module SYS). They facilitate and ... (posted 2012-12-26)

Drake to Co-Exhibit with VMT at IMTEX 2013
Drake Manufacturing Services of Warren, Ohio, with its representatives, VMT Technologies India, will display a high accuracy work head an... (posted 2012-12-20)

Coord3 Introduces Universal CMM to North American Market
Earlier this year, Coord3 launched its all new ‘Universal’ line of CMM machines at the Control Expo show in Stuttgart, German... (posted 2012-12-19)

Clean Technologies Group to Exhibit at IMTEX
Cleaning Technologies Group will introduce a host of advanced cleaning solutions at the Indian Machine Tool Exhibition (IMTEX) in Bangalo... (posted 2012-12-18)

Hardinge Demonstrates Super-Precision Turning with Automation
Hardinge Inc. an international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions, demonstrates automated production of hydraulic spool valve h... (posted 2012-12-17)

Refrigeration Company Invests in Holroyd Grinder
Holroyd Precision Ltd., the specialist machine tool design, manufacture and supply division of U.K.-based Precision Technologies Group (P... (posted 2012-12-13)

Seco to Offer Oil and Gas Solutions at Houstex
At Houstex 2013 in booth 1323, Seco Tools will showcase its oil and gas machining applications expertise, as well as its advanced tooling... (posted 2012-12-11)

Walter USA Introduces Ceramic Inserts
Walter USA, LLC has introduced a new series of ceramic inserts directed at machining high-temp alloys such as Inconel, Waspalloy and Stel... (posted 2012-12-07)

Grieve Offers High Temp, Walk In Oven
No. 893 is an 850ºF, electrically-heated walk-in oven from Grieve, currently used for heat treating parts on rollout shelves at the ... (posted 2012-12-06)

Zoller Releases Collision Software Module
Is there a user out there that has never experienced the following situation? Programmed nominal data does not comply with real, actual d... (posted 2012-12-03)

LMT Fette Focuses on Efficiency in Large Gears
The market for large gear wheels is growing – in a great variety of industries: wind turbines, construction vehicles and ships need... (posted 2012-11-30)

Sunnen Bore Gages Offer Precise Hole Measurement
Sunnen's PG Bore Gages take an intuitive approach to hole gaging with a mechanical design and speedometer-type scale for quick visual... (posted 2012-11-29)

Diehl Introduces EDM Blanks
Diehl Steel has introduced Ready-Block EDM Blanks for EDM applications. The ready-to-use blanks are pre-hardened, squared and ground at D... (posted 2012-11-27)

Oerlikon Fairfield Highlights Drive Solutions at Bauma China 2012
Oerlikon Fairfield is participating in Bauma China 2012 at the Shanghai New International Expo Centre from November 27-30. Bauma China is... (posted 2012-11-26)

Hudapack Selects AFC Holcroft Furnace Line
Hudapack Metal Treating, a commercial heat treating operation with multiple locations in the Midwest, has selected AFC-Holcroft of Wixom,... (posted 2012-11-20)

Emuge Introduces Top Cut End Mills
Emuge Corp. has introduced Top Cut, a new series of high performance carbide end mills. Offered in a wide range of metric and inch sizes,... (posted 2012-11-19)

Ipsen Ships MetalMaster Furnaces
Two MetalMaster furnaces were shipped to U.S. customers – a commercial heat treater and a heat exchanger manufacturer. Both furnace... (posted 2012-11-16)

Mazak Spotlights Multitasking Solutions
Manufacturing for the motorsports industry requires consistency, precision, speed and performance gained from advanced machine tool techn... (posted 2012-11-15)

Mitutoyo Releases Measuring Microscopes
Mitutoyo America Corporation announces availability of new, generation D MF/MF-U measuring microscopes. The new MF/MF-U measuring microsc... (posted 2012-11-13)

Polygon Offers Rotary Broach Drill
Polygon Solution’s Rotary Broach Form Drill is a new tool used to improve manufacturing processes used in rotary broaching. Rotary ... (posted 2012-11-12)

AFC Ships Single Row Pusher Furnace System
A manufacturer located in the South Central region of the United States is the recipient of a new AFC-Holcroft Single Row Pusher Furnace... (posted 2012-11-09)

LMC Offers FRB Face Drivers and Centers
After introducing mechanical face drivers to the U.S., LMC Workholding is now offering patented face drivers and live centers from Tecnol... (posted 2012-11-07)

Sandvik Launches New End Mill Series
Sandvik Coromant has launched a new series of end mills for use in multiple materials. This new range is designed for high performance an... (posted 2012-11-06)

Techniks Introduces Nexus Cutting Tool Inserts
Nexus Cutting Tools—a new product line from Techniks—introduces its new line of Lamina cutting inserts, unveiled at IMTS 2012... (posted 2012-11-05)

Seco Tools Displays Latest Machining Solutions
At the JEC Americas 2012 Composites Show taking place Nov. 7 – 9 in Boston, Seco Tools will spotlight advanced solutions for effici... (posted 2012-11-03)

Oelheld Offers Cooling and Corrosion Protection Fluid
ControXid 1642 is a ready-to-use rust protection fluid for coolant circuits based on synthetic, water-soluble corrosion  inhibitors.... (posted 2012-11-01)

KISSsoft Offers Profiles for Worm Wheel
In the KISSsoft Release 03/2012, the profiles for worms with enveloping worm wheel were enhanced. The 3-D models for the profile types N,... (posted 2012-10-31)

Sunnen Provides Honing Supply Catalog
Sunnen Products' new 192-page Precision Honing Supplies catalog is a complete guide for making perfect holes. Broken into 12 tabbed s... (posted 2012-10-25)

Polygon Solutions Offers Letter Broach
Polygon Solution’s Letter Broach is a new cutting tool used to create letters or numbers in metal parts. The Letter Broach is used ... (posted 2012-10-23)

Mitutoyo CMM Brings Accuracy and Performance to In-line Applications
Mitutoyo America Corporation announces availability of the new MACH-3A CNC Coordinate Measuring Machine - a CMM that brings levels accura... (posted 2012-10-22)

Emuge Introduces Tap Holders
Emuge Corp. has introduced the KSN5 and KSN6 Softsynchro Tap Holders. The holders are designed for tapping operations in components used ... (posted 2012-10-19)

Methods Machine Tools Introduces FEELER FT Turning Centers
Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a supplier of innovative precision machine tools, automation and accessories, has introduced FEELER FT-Serie... (posted 2012-10-18)

Sunnen Offers Multi-Feed Honing Technology
Sunnen’s newly patented multi-feed honing technology gives users a choice of tool-feed modes to achieve the shortest cycle times, l... (posted 2012-10-16)

QUADROK Delivers Optimal Holding Power
In addition to the flexible QUADROK plus from Hainbuch, now there is a 'slimmed-down' variant that concentrates completely on the... (posted 2012-10-15)

ITAMCO Offers Industrial Bluetooth Transmitter
Indiana Technology and Manufacturing Companies (ITAMCO) has released the iBlue—the first handheld bluetooth transmitter t... (posted 2012-10-12)

Mitutoyo Measuring System Inspects Large and Small Workpieces
Mitutoyo America Corporation announces availability of the innovative, new Ko-ga-me measurement head - designed to bring full capability ... (posted 2012-10-11)

Marposs Introduces Touch Probe System
Marposs Corp. announces the new Mida T25P ultra-compact, high accuracy touch probe for machine tools with piezoelectric technology. Altho... (posted 2012-10-10)

Sandvik Offers CoroDrill 870
CoroDrill 870 is now available for both steel and cast iron drilling operations. The CoroDrill 870 is part of a new generation of exchang... (posted 2012-10-08)

Polygon Solutions Designs Rotary Broaching Brake
Rotary broaching can be utilized for making small forms like hexagons and squares in soft materials like aluminum, brass and mild steel. ... (posted 2012-10-05)

Micro Precision Focuses on Nadcap Accreditation
When it comes to industrial quality procedures, aerospace is one of the most demanding industries to do business with. Every component mu... (posted 2012-10-02)

LMT Focuses on Excellence Workshop at AMB 2012
It all began some weeks ago, when a film team set off in search of excellent performance on LMT's behalf. They struck gold and were a... (posted 2012-09-28)

Oelheld Releases SULFOL LCD
SULFOL LCD is the latest in oelheld's range of high performance neat oil cutting fluids. It is derived from low aromatic, solven... (posted 2012-09-26)

David Brown Launches CX Series
David Brown has revealed its new conveying system, the CX series, at MINExpo 2012 being held in Las Vegas September 24-27. Attendees will... (posted 2012-09-25)

Carl Zeiss Highlights Vast at IMTS
The Carl Zeiss Micura coordinate measuring machine was featured at IMTS 2012. This high precision, compact, bridge-type CMM f... (posted 2012-09-24)

Hardinge Releases New Bridgeport 5-Axis VMC
Hardinge Inc., an international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions, announces the release of the all-new Bridgeport GX-250 5AX ... (posted 2012-09-07)

Flexible Abrasive Wheels Blend and Finish in Single Operation
An upgraded line of blending, finishing, and polishing wheels that operate at higher rpms for use in automated and hand finishing operati... (posted 2012-09-05)

KISSsoft Offers Load Distribution According to ISO 6336 Annex E
The load distribution in the axial direction of cylindrical gears can be calculated very efficiently according to the calculation method ... (posted 2012-09-04)

Hardinge Offers Super-Grip Power Chucks
Hardinge Inc. manufactures a premiere line of lever-operated, counter-centrifugal and dynamically balanced Sure-Grip Power Chucks. The le... (posted 2012-08-30)

Mahr Federal Adds Wireless System to Indicators
Mahr Federal has added a new MarConnect Integrated Wireless data transmission system to its family of MarCator Digital Indicators at pric... (posted 2012-08-29)

Saint-Gobain Introduces Grinding App
Saint-Gobain Abrasives has recently introduced a Norton Abrasives Grinding App.  This application includes three calculators includi... (posted 2012-08-27)

Heidenhain Offers Metrology Software
Heidenhain announces the latest version of their PC-based Quadra-Chek Metrology software providing advanced functionality for inspection ... (posted 2012-08-24)

IMTS Preview: Hommel-Etamic
Jenoptik Industrial Metrology will demonstrate the new Hommel-Etamic F435 and F455 automatic form measuring system at IMTS 2012. The syst... (posted 2012-08-23)

IMTS Preview: Emuge Corp.
Emuge Corp. will showcase their comprehensive line of clamping solutions at IMTS 2012. Emuge's workholding division specializes ... (posted 2012-08-21)

IMTS Preview: Saint-Gobain Abrasives
Saint-Gobain Abrasives, the world's largest abrasives manufacturer, has recently introduced Norton Paradigm Diamond and CBN Wheels, w... (posted 2012-08-20)

IMTS Preview: Dontyne Systems
Dontyne Systems has developed a Gearbox Model to simulate deflection of a fully coupled system of gear, shaft and bearing components incl... (posted 2012-08-17)

IMTS Preview: Drake Manufacturing Services Co.
In Booth N-6918 at IMTS this year, Drake Manufacturing Services Co. will showcase its latest model GS:TE-LM 200 Linear Motor External Thr... (posted 2012-08-16)

KISSsoft Offers Bolt Calculation with FE Results
In KISSsoft, the calculation of bolts in accordance with VDI 2230 is implemented as specified in Sheet 2 (SPK module). The draft version ... (posted 2012-08-16)

Okuma Highlights CNC Lathe at IMTS
Okuma America Corporation recently announced that the new LT-3000EX, a high-powered CNC lathe, will be shown for the first time in the Un... (posted 2012-08-15)

IMTS Preview: Sandvik Coromant
The Sandvik Coromant Smart Hub at IMTS 2012 will focus on helping attendees discover new ways to boost their business through knowledge, ... (posted 2012-08-10)

IMTS Preview: Klingelnberg
Klingelnberg presents its latest skiving innovations at IMTS 2012. This tool system can be used on bevel gear milling machines and allows... (posted 2012-08-09)

IMTS Preview: Liebherr Gear Technology
The LFG1000 CNC Gear Profile-Grinding Machine, and the LCS 500 CNC Gear Generating- and Profile- Grinding Machine, which are ready to use... (posted 2012-08-08)

Forkardt Offers New Workholding and Chuck Technology
Forkardt has unveiled the latest workholding and chuck technology among its long list of industry-driven developments with the newest ver... (posted 2012-08-01)

Ultra Grind Offers Two Meter Grinding Capacity
The Hardinge Grinding Group introduces a new 2-meter capacity, UltraGrind 2000 grinding machine manufactured by Jones & Shipman, a Ke... (posted 2012-07-31)

Junker Offers Lean Selection Speed at IMTS 2012
Junker's Lean Selection allround offers custom-tailored power and precision and is especially prized for being user-friendly and cost... (posted 2012-07-27)

Mahr Federal Introduces the MarSurf XR 1
With the introduction of the MarSurf XR 1 surface measuring system, Mahr has bridged the gap between portable surface measuring devices a... (posted 2012-07-26)

Renishaw Offers Machine Tool Inspection Probing
Renishaw's new RMI-Q multiple probe radio transmission system uses a single radio receiver for tool setting probe and spindle-mounted... (posted 2012-07-25)

Ipsen Ships TurboTreaters to Gleason Cutting Tools
Ipsen has shipped two 6 bar TurboTreaters to Gleason Cutting Tools Corporation located in Loves Park, Illinois. The units are designed fo... (posted 2012-07-20)

IMTS Preview: Wenzel
The all new LH Generation will be the highlight of the Wenzel Booth at IMTS 2012 (Booth E-5261) and the company will be presenting their ... (posted 2012-07-18)

IMTS Preview: Gleason
Gleason will introduce a host of advanced new machines, tooling, and global customer support services at IMTS 2012 (Booth N-7000), c... (posted 2012-07-17)

Three Jaw Chucks Offer Consistent Location of Small Parts
The Royal Products Chuck Shop provides a simple method for locating short parts in a three jaw lathe chuck. The captive, web-shaped desig... (posted 2012-07-11)

Herring Releases Book on Vacuum Technology
Vacuum Heat Treatment, written by Dan Herring, the "Heat Treat Doctor," is a new book focused on principles, practices and... (posted 2012-07-10)

Hardinge Machine Technology Show a Success
Hardinge welcomed more than 750 attendees during their Machine Technology Show in Elmira, New York on June 6th and 7th. Turning... (posted 2012-07-09)

IMTS Preview: Lexair Inc.
Lexair's low-profile Flex-Grip collet closers maintain a secure, parallel grip on inconsistent workpieces using a quick-change system... (posted 2012-07-06)

IMTS Preview: LMC Workholding
LMC Workholding will be exhibiting in Booth No. W-1314 at IMTS 2012. LMC Workholding will be on hand to discuss its line of engineered wo... (posted 2012-07-05)

IMTS Preview: Sunnen Products
At IMTS 2012, Sunnen Products will introduce and demonstrate bore gages with new large-readout electronic indicators. Highly visible in t... (posted 2012-07-02)

IMTS Preview: Hexagon Metrology
Hexagon Metrology Inc. will feature innovations in measurement automation at IMTS (International Manufacturing Technology Show) 2012 bein... (posted 2012-06-27)

Drake Ships Steering Worm Grinder to Europe
Drake Manufacturing Services Co. has recently shipped a GS:TE-LM 200 Steering Worm Grinder to a European automotive parts supplier. The m... (posted 2012-06-26)

Ipsen Presents Titan DS at PowderMet2012
Among the 150 global industry experts present at this year's PowderMet2012, the Ipsen team had the opportunity to present the new Tit... (posted 2012-06-25)

IMTS Preview: Nikon Metrology
Nikon Metrology CMMs leverage the productivity gains offered by Renishaw's five-axis REVO probe system. REVO is a dynamic probe syste... (posted 2012-06-22)

IMTS Preview: Nexus Tool
Nexus Tool will introduce its patented ShrinkMILL System at IMTS  this year. The ShrinkMILL uses shrink fit technology to make a per... (posted 2012-06-21)

Mitutoyo Releases Portable Surface Roughness Tester
Mitutoyo America Corporation announces availability of the new Surftest SJ-411/412 portable surface roughness tester. The SJ-411/412 prov... (posted 2012-06-20)

IMTS Preview: Big Kaiser
Big Kaiser Precision Tooling Inc. continues to expand its product line. The Kaiser Series 310 EWD Precision Finish Digital Boring Head fe... (posted 2012-06-19)

KISSsoft Celebrates Suter Racing Lead
KISSsoft AG, technology partner of Suter Racing, congratulates Tom Lüthi for his world championship lead in the Moto 2 class. The so... (posted 2012-06-19)

IMTS Preview: Hardinge Inc.
Hardinge Inc. (Elmira, NY) manufactures workholding products to grip parts to be turned, milled, ground, welded, assembled or positioned ... (posted 2012-06-15)

Schunk Expands Gripping Modules
Schunk is further expanding its program of universal gripping modules: After the parallel gripper PGN-plus, the centric gripper PZN-plus,... (posted 2012-06-14)

IMTS Preview: Mazak
During IMTS 2012, visitors to the Discover More With Mazak booth (S-8300) will experience Mazak's most advanced manufacturing systems... (posted 2012-06-13)

Ingersoll Introduces T-Micro System
Ingersoll Cutting Tools introduces the T-Micro system specifically designed for the machining of very small internal diameters. The T-Mic... (posted 2012-06-11)

IMTS Preview: MC Machinery Systems, Inc.
MC Machinery Systems, Inc., will display several new technologies and product lines at IMTS 2012 (booth N-6825), including the new wire E... (posted 2012-06-08)

Sandvik Launches Light Cutting Insert
Sandvik Coromant has launched a new, light cutting insert for its CoroMill 170 precision gear milling cutter. The -PL geometry flank inse... (posted 2012-06-07)

IMTS Preview: MAG
The Freedom eWARE software suite from MAG is the first all-encompassing manufacturing data reporting platform to provide availability per... (posted 2012-06-06)

IMTS Preview - Seco Tools
Seco Tools will meet the increased productivity needs of various manufacturers, from aerospace to windpower to automotive to medical, by ... (posted 2012-06-05)

IMTS Preview: Exsys Tool
Exsys Tool, Inc. will display a variety of tooling system innovations for CNC turning centers in booth W-1664 at IMTS, taking place Sept.... (posted 2012-06-04)

Mitutoyo Offers Solar ABS Digimatic Indicator
The new ID-S Solar ABS Digimatic Indicator available from Mitutoyo America Corporation combines, for the first time in an indicator, the ... (posted 2012-06-01)

Hexagon Launches Portable CMM
Hexagon Metrology recently announced the North American debut of its new Romer Absolute Arm series. The new series will be launched ... (posted 2012-05-30)

IMTS Preview: Walter USA
Walter USA, LLC, a cutting tool manufacturer, will showcase several new technologies in Booth W-1700 at IMTS  in Chicago (September ... (posted 2012-05-24)

Norton Paradigm and CBN Wheels Provide High Performance
Saint-Gobain Abrasives has recently introduced Norton Paradigm Diamond and CBN Wheels which are positioned in the "Best" tier o... (posted 2012-05-23)

American Wera Expands Operations
American Wera represents various German metalworking machine builders, including Profilator, Pittler, Praewema, Diskus, WMZ and MAE. ... (posted 2012-05-22)

GH IA Develops Induction Hardening Machine
GH Induction Atmospheres (GH IA), part of the worldwide GH Group, has built an induction heating machine that hardens, tempers, and ... (posted 2012-05-21)

Preformed Carbide Blanks and Extrusions Save Time and Money
Whether simply cut-to-length or machined into complex shapes, H.B. Carbide's high quality tungsten carbide, made-to-print preforms an... (posted 2012-05-18)

Seco Warwick Receives CaseMaster Order
Seco/Warwick Corp. has received an order for two CaseMaster Evolution Vacuum Carburizing furnaces with washers, tempers and full data ret... (posted 2012-05-17)

Renishaw Introduces Additive Manufacturing Systems
Renishaw's new laser melting additive-metal manufacturing process is capable of producing fully dense metal parts direct from 3-D CAD... (posted 2012-05-16)

MAG VTCs Increase Versatility
MAG's full range of vertical turning centers in table size 1000-8000 mm increases its versatility and cost-effectiveness with the ava... (posted 2012-05-15)

Index Releases Turning Milling Center
Index Corporation, IMTS Booth S-8450, will introduce a new concept machine tool featuring two independent 5-axis subsystems, each with on... (posted 2012-05-14)

Microprecision Offers New Gear Production Machines
Hemel Hempstead-based Microprecision, a specialist in the field of precision component manufacturing, is now exclusively distributing a h... (posted 2012-05-11)

KISSsoft Announces Software Updates
There are numerous new features implemented for KISSsoft 03/2012. Highlights include: The contact analysis was improved with a new m... (posted 2012-05-10)

H 400 CNC Hobs Small or Large Batches
Run small lots or mass produce straight and helical gears; crowned and tapered gears; worm gears; chain sprockets and toothed belt discs;... (posted 2012-05-09)

LMT Tools Assist China Agricultural Machinery Market
Although the general market environment has become more difficult, the production of agricultural machinery in China is booming more than... (posted 2012-05-07)

MC Machinery Offers New Wire EDM Technology
MC Machinery Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Corp., unveiled its completely revamped wire EDM line, featuring Cylindrical Drive... (posted 2012-05-04)

Bourn and Koch Hobbing Machine Offers Single Setup Options
The Bourn and Koch 100 H horizontal hobbing machine can hob splines and geared shafts up to 100 mm in diameter. Mount tools in ... (posted 2012-05-03)

Jenoptik Wavemore System Offers High-Accuracy Measurement
The new Jenoptik Wavemove automated surface roughness and contour measuring system includes up to seven CNC axes for complete high-accura... (posted 2012-05-01)

Cimcool Makes Tough Machining Easier
Cimcool, a fluid technology provider worldwide, offers a wide variety of innovative products engineered specifically for the toughest gri... (posted 2012-04-30)

MAG's T-Rex Spindle Produces Extreme Metal Removal Rates
MAG's new high-torque T-Rex spindle, available on four-axis HMC 1250/1600 machines, can deliver up to 2,600 Nm (1,918 lb-ft) torque i... (posted 2012-04-27)

Walter USA Offers Solid Carbide End Mill
Walter USA, LLC has introduced the Walter Prototyp Proto·max ST solid carbide end mill designed for the machining of steel. P... (posted 2012-04-26)

EMAG Brings ECM-PECM Machines to North American Market
EMAG LLC. recently announced the introduction of its electrochemical machining (ECM) and precision electrochemical machining (PECM) machi... (posted 2012-04-25)

Mazak Integrex i-200ST Combines Versatility and High Accuracy
The Mazak Integrex i-200ST Multi-Tasking machine efficiently processes mid-size complex components. It offers versatility and high accura... (posted 2012-04-24)

Kapp Offers Advancements in Gear Grinding
Two grinding machines with flexible process capabilities will be on display at booth N-7036 at the IMTS in Chicago, Illinois, September 1... (posted 2012-04-23)

Advanced Coatings Provide Gear Cutting Edge
Balinite Alcrona Pro, the second generation of ALCr-based coatings, is now available on new and re-sharpened tools from Star SU. Develope... (posted 2012-04-20)

Zagar Forms Workholding Group
Zagar Inc., located in Cleveland, Ohio, recently announced the formation of their Workholding Group, a division within Zagar that is... (posted 2012-04-19)

Thread Former Boosts Productivity and Quality
Walter USA, LLC has introduced the Walter Prototyp Protodyn HSC thread former, a solid carbide tool engineered to boost thread forming cu... (posted 2012-04-18)

Mechatronic Gripper Offers Rapid Small Part Handling
The conversion from pneumatic to electric gripping modules has been made much simpler, thanks to the electrically driven small parts grip... (posted 2012-04-17)

R&J Preps Cutting Tool Technologies for IMTS 2012
R & J Tool is celebrating twenty-five years of indexable insert sharpening by presenting its patented indexable carbide and ceramic i... (posted 2012-04-13)

Mini Swing Clamps Provide High Clamping Forces
Fixtureworks, a supplier of workholding components, material handling products, machine tool components and fixturing accessories, now of... (posted 2012-04-12)

Sigmasoft Offers Options for Injection Molding Simulation
Sigma Plastic Services, Inc. recently presented Sigmasoft - The Virtual Process and Mold Development software designed for injection mold... (posted 2012-04-11)

Allison Transmission Purchases Cell from C & B Machinery
Allison Transmission, which manufactures commercial-duty automatic transmissions and hybrid propulsion systems for truck and off-road veh... (posted 2012-04-10)

Kistler Introduces Injection Molding Software
Kistler North America, a worldwide supplier of precision sensors, systems and instrumentation for the dynamic measurement of pressure, fo... (posted 2012-04-06)

Mahr Federal Displays Metrology Systems at Mfg 4
Mahr Federal will be featuring the addition of an economical and powerful new skidless surface evaluation system to its MarSurf line of m... (posted 2012-04-05)

Ticona Offers Simulation Technology
Ticona Engineering Polymers has announced the global availability of "integrative simulation" technology that can help customer... (posted 2012-04-03)

Drake Ships Two Thread Grinders to China
Drake Manufacturing Services Co. has recently shipped two linear motor 4-axis CNC thread grinders to a Chinese petroleum company manufact... (posted 2012-04-02)

Fooke Offers Five-Axis Milling Machines
In the past, various lateral or travelling column milling machines were used for building models and prototypes. Today, the use of Fooke ... (posted 2012-03-30)

NTN Develops Technology for Powder Metal Gears
NTN Corporation has developed a manufacturing technology for sintered alloy, capable of manufacturing alloy with an absolute density rati... (posted 2012-03-28)

Mag Megaflex System Scales Up High Volume Machining
Astraeus Wind Energy's Mag Megaflex machining system has passed its initial supplier qualification by completing "Operation 20&q... (posted 2012-03-27)

Gleason Builds Genesis Series in India
Gleason Corporation today announced that they have started building their highly popular Genesis series of gear hobbing machines at th... (posted 2012-03-26)

Sunnen Releases Engine Rebuilding Catalog
The new 128-page "Engine Rebuilding Equipment" catalog from Sunnen Products includes Sunnen tooling, abrasives and accessories ... (posted 2012-03-23)

Seco to Offer Milling Solutions at Windpower 2012
Seco will be highlighting a range of solutions for wind power machining applications at Windpower 2012, including the North American... (posted 2012-03-22)

Wenzel Examines Computed Tomography
Andy Woodward, president of Wenzel America, has written the following article on why manufacturers can't afford not to use computed t... (posted 2012-03-21)

Abtex Introduces Machine Compatible Deburring System
Abtex Corporation has expanded its Tri-Ten series of deburring systems to include a model that is designed to accept precision ground par... (posted 2012-03-19)

Zontec Updates Synergy Software
Zontec Inc. the international developer of Statistical Process Control (SPC) software solutions, recently announced an update to its... (posted 2012-03-16)

Long Stroke Gripper Offers Efficient Alternative
When components of different sizes have to be handled alternately, conventional centric grippers quickly reach their limits. In order to ... (posted 2012-03-15)

Rex-Cut Rebrands Cotten Abrasives Line
Rex-Cut Products, Inc. recently announced a strategic rebranding commitment to build their cotton fiber abrasives product line. The firm ... (posted 2012-03-14)

Seco to Showcase Cutting Tools at MMTS
Seco has announced that it will be highlighting a variety of new and established cutting tool solutions at MMTS 2012. In its booth, #457,... (posted 2012-03-12)

Ingersoll Introduces Gold-Flex
Ingersoll is pleased to officially introduce Gold-Flex, the new product line that features a four-edged insert for... (posted 2012-03-08)

United Gear Utilizes Cost Estimating Software
United Gear & Assembly, Inc. produces rather specific and complex parts, yet serves a wide-range of industr... (posted 2012-03-07)

Royal Filtermist Reduces Health, Accident and Fire Risks
For more than 30 years, the Royal Filtermist has been collecting mist and smoke generated by all types of machinery. There are currently ... (posted 2012-03-06)

KISSsoft Releases Beta Version of Software
The KISSsoft 03/2012 Beta Version has now been released for a test run. The final release will be available fon  April 23rd, 2012 - ... (posted 2012-03-01)

Iscar Offers Face Milling Solution
Helido S890 FSN is a new family of right-hand indexable face mills with an 88 degree cutting edge angle with eight helical cutt... (posted 2012-02-29)

George Products Launches CoreX2
George Products Company, Inc. has announced the addition of the CoreX2 to their product line. The CoreX2 has a ... (posted 2012-02-28)

MAE Press Technology Serves Diverse Markets
During the upcoming AISTech show, May 7-10 in Atlanta, MAE Maschinen-und Apparatebau Götzen GmbH (Erkrath, Germany) will display its... (posted 2012-02-24)

DMG-Mori Seiki Meets Complex Geometry Demands with Mill-Turn Center
Meeting the demand for complex geometries, tiny sizes and flawless surface finishes isn't easy-but the new NTX2000 mill-turn center i... (posted 2012-02-23)

LMC Releases Chandox SE Series Chucks
Chandox SE Series Super Thin Chucks are now available from LMC Workholding.  These chucks are well suited for holding workpieces for... (posted 2012-02-22)

Grieve Offers Inert Atmosphere Cabinet Oven
No. 855 is a 1250 degree Fahrenheit electrically-heated, inert atmosphere cabinet oven from Grieve, currently used for heat treating at t... (posted 2012-02-21)

MPG-Plus Handles Small Components
With the MPG-plus, Schunk brings about new solutions for the handling of small components. The combination of an oval piston drive and ro... (posted 2012-02-17)

Mahr Presents Surface Gage at Westec 2012
Mahr Federal will be featuring the addition of an economical and powerful new skidless surface evaluation system to its MarSurf line of m... (posted 2012-02-15)

Ticona Supports Hi-Lex Power Lift Gate Transmission
An innovative transmission from Hi-Lex America Inc. continues to reliably and quietly open and close automotive lift gates thanks to desi... (posted 2012-02-09)

Birchwood Improves Black Oxide Coating
Metal surface cleaners and conditioners from Birchwood Casey improve black oxide coating and other metal finishing processes. Available i... (posted 2012-02-08)

Micro Precision Gear Utilizes Holroyd Grinder
Holroyd Precision, a division of the Precision Technologies Group, has recently completed a customer satisfaction survey with major custo... (posted 2012-02-06)

Mitutoyo Releases Hand-Held Measurement Tool
Mitutoyo America Corporation announces availability of its new, High-Accuracy Digimatic Digital Micrometer, the first micrometer to offer... (posted 2012-02-03)

KISSsoft Campbell Diagram Calculates Speed Range
For the calculation of shaft eigenfrequencies, the Campbell diagram is a very helpful tool for better understanding the cr... (posted 2012-02-02)

MC Machinery Expands Milling Line
MC Machinery Systems, Inc. expands its product supply chain with the new MC Milling line. The Diamond Cut general milling line is compris... (posted 2012-01-31)

IPTEX 2012 Preview: Trimos Metrology
Trimos Metrology is engaged in the marketing and servicing of precision measuring instruments and systems used for quality assurance with... (posted 2012-01-30)

Ipsen Doubles Titan Production
Due to high worldwide demand for Ipsen's Titan Vacuum Furnace, Ipsen announces the doubling of production for H4 and H6 sizes ef... (posted 2012-01-26)

HFP Fluids Serve Variety of Industrial Applications
Cimcool Fluid Technology's HFP line of fluids with FACT (Foam Arrest Control Technology) produce less foam, which results in better l... (posted 2012-01-25)

GWJ Updates GearEngineer Software
GWJ Technology GmbH, headquartered in Braunschweig, Germany, recently introduced a new version of its GearEngineer software. The version ... (posted 2012-01-20)

Ipsen Offers Corrosion Prevention With Ivadizer
Whether your business is fasteners or aerospace components Ipsen's Ivadizer is the Ion Vapor Deposition (IVD) vacuum vessel you need.... (posted 2012-01-18)

IPTEX 2012 Booth Preview: Dontyne Systems Booth A25
Dontyne software and consultancy services are aimed at the efficient design and manufacture of geared systems and their use in the transm... (posted 2012-01-17)

Westec 2012 Preview: MAG's Cyclo Cool Series
MAG's new Cyclo Cool 900 and 5000 series synthetic coolants are additive free, low foaming and specially formulated for machining tit... (posted 2012-01-13)

KISSsoft Offers Optimization of Profile Corrections
An important step in terms of noise and strength optimization of a gear pair is the optimal design of the micro-geometry.Thereby a combin... (posted 2012-01-12)

Sunnen to Demonstrate HTA Hone at Westec
At Westec, Sunnen Products will demonstrate its new all-electric HTA hone, bringing increased part capacity and stroker torque for bore r... (posted 2012-01-11)

Sandvik Introduces New Turning Inserts
March 1st 2012 sees the introduction of a new range of turning inserts from Sandvik Coromant. Spectrum turning is a minimum program that ... (posted 2012-01-05)

Seco Offers New Generation of Tip Drills
Seco's new generation of Crownloc Plus exchangeable tip drills takes holemaking to the next level by increasing output and decreasing... (posted 2012-01-04)