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Walter Tools’ new W1011-P copy turning system uses proprietary triangular inserts with a unique, male-female seating surface, forcing the insert to sit very rigidly and accurately within the tool pocket. Also, a precision through-coolant feature cools the insert’s rake face for increased insert life.

Feeling Groovy

June 29, 2022
Parting and grooving operations are everyday occurrences in a typical turning department. Is your shop performing them most effectively?
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
NanoFeed high-feed milling line features a 20o lead angle, high-feed single-blade design that utilizes pressed-in coolant channels to precisely deliver air or coolant to the cutting edge.

Whether Hogging or Finishing, End Mills Are Up to the Task

May 31, 2022
There’s a type, geometry and coating for virtually any application or material.
Jim Lorincz
By Jim Lorincz Contributing Editor, SME Media
Small and medium-sized companies can get started in automation with an easy-to-learn, easy-to-teach collaborative robot that does simple machine tending. Proper training is essential.

When Work Cells Work for Machine Tools

May 20, 2022
Scope of work, automation, ROI and other matters of note. Or, how many widgets do you want to make—and how fast?
Jim Lorincz
By Jim Lorincz Contributing Editor, SME Media
LaRoux Gillespie

Tips for Removing Burrs from Micro Features

April 12, 2022
Burrs are a significant issue on micro features.
LaRoux Gillespie
By LaRoux K. Gillespie Past SME President, Deburring Consultant
By integrating abrasive tools in the machining process, complex parts with cross-drilled holes and other difficult-to-access features can be deburred, honed, surface finished, etc., in-house, at less cost.

Finishing Tools Increase Houston Shop’s Control of Production of Quality Precision Parts

March 31, 2022
Machine stops stake their reputation on their finishing techniques for cross hole deburring, cylinder honing, surface finishing, edge-blending and cleaning of parts.
By Brush Research Manufacturing

Norton Introduces New Abrasive Process Solutions Program

March 29, 2022
The program is equipped to solve wide range of unique grinding and finishing challenges through its Robotic Automation Cell Anchors Program
By Norton | Saint-Gobain Press Release
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