Workers at Voith Hydro Inc. in York, Pa., mark the weight on parts that are less than five tons. But it seems pointless when most of the machine tools in the shop can easily handle parts weighing hundreds of tons. And one machine in particular is...
A toolchange system developed by a remanufacturing company lets owners of old VTLs run today's quick-change tooling.
With aluminum milling on the rise, jobshops are improving machine productivity, saving money, and maintaining good finishes with tooling made just for aluminum.
A vise doesn't always become a dedicated workholding system just because a shop carves the jaws.
A new PVD coating technology for dry machining protects cutting edges from wear while simultaneously ensuring reliable chip evacuation.
1998 inductees honored for inventive genius, business acumen, distribution innovation, and design originality.
Live tooling added to new technology equals growth for door hardware manufacturer.
Carr Lane Mfg. Co. Workholding winner Innovation has helped Carr Lane Manufacturing Co., the world's largest supplier of tooling and workholding products. The 45-year-old company recently added an on-line catalog and downloadable...
Manufacturers are doing more with fewer machines, and they need toolholding systems that can keep up.
Treating machines, tooling, and coolant as an integrated system is the only way to optimize machining operations.