Hydra 5-stc vise jaw from Hydramax Technologies, Portland, holds up to 20 parts
in a double vise and fits into a Chick vise without modification to the vise.
To reduce machining time, Tong-Tai Seiki USA Inc.'s TVL-40-S4W four-axis vertical
turning lathe (VTL) has one spindle and two turrets.
FPDB 2500/3 plate-processing center from Peddinghaus Corp. tackles flat bar
and plate stock 0.250 to 3-inches thick, 96-inches wide and 29-feet long.
Mind Technologies USA's hyperMill V9 multi-axis CAM software automatically recognizes
and processes geometry information from part surface and solid models.
cutting tools from Dapra Corp. sport high-feed inserts with cutting geometries
for feedrates up to 0.90 ipt and 600 ipm.
The Pro-Pen DP 3000 marking unit from Pro-Pen USA uses a motorized rotary-axis
to quickly and easily mark round or cylindrical parts around or along an axis.
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