Kennametal introduced digital process planning last year with the NOVO™ platform, supplying complete tool data (milling, turning, holemaking, tools, toolholders, spare parts, speeds and feeds,) digitally, saving process planners, parts estimato...
August decline mirrors lack of momentum in domestic manufacturing
-2.7% from July
-3.0% from August 2014
Hoping for IMTS surge
Potentially outsourced work stays in house, at a greater profit
Saving 19 hours
1,400 1.5-in.-diam. holes
A game of inches
Tepid results for consumption reflect manufacturers’ market wariness
-1.1% from June
+1.5% from July ‘13
The teeth of a hob form a trapezia, which can be calculated easily and quickly
Machine tool builder claims it is “perfectly geared up” to prepare manufacturers’ rebuilt machine tools to meet changing expectations of precision and productivity...
By retooling a job involving 4130 steel, a Texas machine shop tripled material removal rates and more than doubled tool life.
Indexable coated carbide insert
Fine tuning pays off
Unique seating scheme
Spreading a good idea
$181 million represents “strongest sales numbers in 2014”
In Q2 2014, machining-focused organizations revealing their expansion strategies by their acquisitions, not purchases
Insert performance, accuracy, and operating life are determined by the precision of the edge honing; surface preparation and cleaning prior can make the difference