Cres high-thrust rod actuators from THK America Inc., Shaumburg, Ill., have
maximum strokes of 130 mm and work well in nontraditional applications including
positioning systems, opening/closing mechanisms and height adjusters.
annular cutters from Hougen Manufacturing Inc., Flint, Mich., have carbide-tip
cutting edges brazed onto a steel body for wear resistance when drilling hard
alloys or abrasive cast irons.
Engineering Inc. has developed a soft-jaw vise that eliminates the need for
changing vise jaws.
CNC tool and cutter grinder machine manufacturer Anca has developed a compact
tool-measurement system that the company says gives machine operators a detailed
look at tools while they are clamped and ready to be re-formed and sharpened.
Coromant designed its Capto polygon-shaped modular tooling system for use with
turning and milling centers, and machining centers.
Inc. says its turning grade KC9105 can machine most steels at up to 40 percent
Hirschmann Engineering U.S.A. Inc. has redesigned its H4265 Slid-Able counter support for wire EDMs so that workpieces have two levels on which they can be placed and clamped. The support bottom has a removable 6-mm-thick base and is the same...