Tag Archive for Cutting tool (machining)

Innovative Rear End Machining

The Esslingen-based company INDEX will unveil an enhanced version of its already successful MS52 CNC multi-spindle automatic lathe at the EMO Hannover 2011 trade show. With many new and improved functions, the front-opening six-spindle lathe with up to twelve cross-slides in the work area is also setting standards in rear end machining. Its innovative features…

Focusing on the replacement of cam-controlled multi-spindle lathes

With the INDEX MS16C of the MultiLine series, the Esslingen multi-spindle specialists present a CNC multi-spindle lathe featuring six spindles for up to 16 mm diameter parts. The six-spindle machine, built from a multi-spindle modular component system, is intended to replace the widely used but costly to set up fast cam-controlled multi-spindle lathes that still dominate…

Porcupine with unyielding spines

After the successful market launch of the F5041 and F5141 shoulder mills, Walter is now launching the F5138 – the first porcupine cutter in a refined Blaxx™ design. Effective performance in this milling category requires the most stable and reliable tool concepts – and it is precisely this requirement that Walter Blaxx™ fulfils. The user…

Cut grooves reliably

With the new flexible Walter Cut SX tool system, Walter AG in Tübingen has optimised grooving and parting off, and at the same time, reduced the number of cutting inserts required. These can be used both on lathes for grooving applications and on milling machines for separating and slot milling. Process reliability is required for…

Endless threading

The Prototex® Eco Plus from the competence brand Walter Prototyp  really stands out among through-hole taps. Above all, this is  due to their universal application combined with  outstanding performance. Thanks to new manufacturing  techniques, Walter AG has succeeded in further optimising this multi-talented tool. Like the Paradur® Eco Plus – its counterpart for blind-hole threads…

Parting made easy

Together with the Walter Cut SX grooving system, Walter AG is launching a new Blaxx™-designed parting and slitting mill on the market: The F5055. It shares an extremely robust and precise construction, as well as  outstanding performance and process reliability, with the other milling cutters in the BlaxxTM range. The new Walter Cut SX grooving…

New Beyond Shield™ Combines Clamping System With New Superhard PCBN Grades for Excellent Efficiencies in Machining Cast Iron

Beyond Shield™ by Kennametal provides a rigid and reliable clamping system for high-performance cast iron machining.

LATROBE, PA – Advanced hard turning, or the use of superhard polycrystalline cubic boron nitride (PCBN) cutting tools for machining hardened ferrous materials like cast irons, is eagerly sought across a number of key manufacturing industries. Hundreds of millions of brakes discs, brake drums, flywheels, and wheel hubs are required annually in motor vehicle, heavy…

Production turning machine for highly productive bar machining

INDEX C200

The CNC production turning machine which is equipped with three tool carriers is available with 65 mm or 90 mm bar capacity. It has the INDEX SingleSlide plate-type guide system typical for the C200, which has already set standards in terms of damping, rigidity and tool lives. The innovative kinematics with three independent tool carriers…

Trade fair highlights with “bite”

Tübingen, 16th September 2013 – “Intelligence in Production” – the headline for EMO 2013, the world’s largest trade fair for production engineering, has been an important topic for the Tübingen-based tool specialist for several years now and because Walter has long since ceased to be just a manufacturer of high performance metal cutting tools, Walter…

The special “Express” is picking up speed

Walter AG is adding drilling and reaming tools with inserts to its fast delivery service for Walter Xpress special tools. The user makes great savings in time and costs because the tasks of design, cost calculation and creating the production data are taken on by a sophisticated, fully automatic configuration system. “We are continuously developing…