The sales activities of Bourn & Koch Inc., Rockford, Ill., have been consolidated with those of Star SU LLC, Hoffman Estates, Ill.
A luminator indexable milling cutters from Ingersoll Cutting Tools, Rockford, Ill., are for heavy roughing and fine finishing aluminum at both low and high-speeds.
Fifty-nine new insert styles in grade T350M from Seco-Carboloy, Warren, Mich., are for operations in soft to medium high-alloy steels and free-cutting difficult-to-machine stainless steels.
Cat05 from Lovejoy Tool Co., Springfield, Vt., guides the selection of milling tools, as well as machining parameters.
The Bit Buddy, from Huot Manufacturing, St. Paul, is a clip-on drill index holding 29 drills.
A new cutting edge geometry (F27) for the indexable insert portfolio for F4033 Xtra.tec face-milling cutters from Walter AG, Tubingen, Germany, machines difficult workpieces such as cast iron with inclusions and hard steel materials.
Titex and Prototyp cutting-tool product areas within Sandvik Tooling, Sandviken, Sweden, are combined into one organization.
The TDM Data and Graphic Generator from TDM Systems GmbH, Chula Vista, Calif., creates master data and 2D/3D images of turning tools with ISO and CAPTO specifications.
The modified internal design of Schunk's Tendo hydraulic toolholders resembles
a spray-nozzle system without pockets or "dead areas" and reduces coolant consumption
to 0.01 gallon/hr.
KSL stationary clamping vises clamp cubic workpieces onto universal vertical
machining centers or any 4 or 5-axis table.