Tag Archive for Toolmaking

Henkel supplies high-impact cutting fluid to closure system specialist Corvaglia

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In the production of its platens for injection molds, Swiss closure system specialist Corvaglia makes use of an innovative high-impact cutting fluid from Henkel that reduces the necessary bath make-up and top-up concentrations while offering considerably longer bath lifetimes. At the same time, the optimized, formaldehyde-free formulation results in a low-foam and low-odor emulsion.

Audi and EOS: Development partnership focuses on holistic approach for metal-based additive manufacturing

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AUDI AG based in Ingolstadt, Germany, one of the leading manufacturers of premium automobiles, has started a development partnership with EOS, one of the global technology and quality leaders for high-end Additive Manufacturing solutions. The EOS consulting division “Additive Minds” is supporting Audi in the holistic implementation of this industrial 3D printing technology and the development of a corresponding 3D printing center in Ingolstadt.

Renishaw probing simplifies set-up of complex mould tools for BK Tooling

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Toolmaking has always been the preserve of craftsmen; even with the arrival of complex CNC machine tools the skill of the toolmaker is still required. However, innovative technology such as Renishaw’s Primo™ probing system is a proven timesaver for even the most experienced toolmakers.