Automatic Lathe Tools Portfolio Expanded

PLATINUM TOOLING TECHNOLOGIES, the U.S. importer of Heimatec live tools, angle heads, and multi-spindle heads, has added the Citizen tool program to its portfolio. product offering to the current Citizen tool program. In addition to the standard live and static tools, Platinum will offer 1:4 speed increasers for the most current Citizen machine models. These efficient and cost-effective precision tools are designed to optimize the machine’s parameters.

Originally developed for manufacturing of precision parts in the watch industry, Swiss-type CNC automatic lathes are now widely used to produce automotive components, screws and pins for medical devices, and precision parts for electrical engineering.

Platinum Tooling and Heimatec’s goal in developing this line was to establish a series of tools that would the maximum quality processing performance and longest service life, while enhancing a machine’s capabilities with the use of speed increasers. To achieve this, Heimatec incorporates the highest quality bearings, ground gear components, spindles, and housings to produce superior tools with maximum rigidity.

In addition to Citizen, Platinum Tooling strives to expand its tooling programs to include superior quality products to enhance machining operations, increase productivity, and create cost savings opportunities.

Platinum Tooling Technologies imports not only the Heimatec line but also Henninger, Tecnicrafts, Hommel + Keller QUICK tools, and REV broaching tools.

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