There is a steady flow of new technology and product releases, updates and improvements that machine operators, programmers and shop owners and managers must know about. Here’s the list that caught our eyes this week, for programming...
U.S. manufacturers’ production activity declined during August for the second consecutive month
-5% vs. July 2015, -2% y/y
Success is “proportional” to oil-and-gas, mining activity
Year-to-year progress at risk
Indexable coated-carbide insert tripled material removal rate for a shop machining valves for oil-and-gas drilling parts, and more than doubled tool life
Extra beta test
Fine-tuning pays off
Unique seating scheme
New tooling, programming options add function, performance, value to Heller H-Series horizontal machines
Thanks to adaptable tooling and programming, Heller’s H-Series four-axis horizontal machines have single set-up boring capability. It’s ...