For alert manufacturers, a slight adjustment to an otherwise standard tool triggers big in gains productivity
TIR of 0.0001-in. lets manufacturers to preset tool heights
No specially modified endmills required
Heimatec Inc. president Preben Hansen discusses the company's live tooling offerings at IMTS 2012.
Testing found end mills, and a more productive toolpath, cut tool use per part 400%
Reduced friction, increased mechanical advantage compared to wedge-operated chucks
Weights are incorporated into the actuating levers
Drawtube configuration actuates the chuck
Products compatible with BIG Plus spindles
Products suited for aerospace, automotive, medical and watchmaking machining
Precision-balanced Capto products
Fuji's CSD-300 parallel spindle lathe brings maximum material handling from a compact, high-performance footprint.
Seco Tools boosts efficiency with faster cutting speeds and increased tool life.