"Machine tools" tag

Production of machine tools in Europe is expected to grow in 2017, Cecimo says

European production of machine tools is expected to reach 25.2 billion euro in 2017, registering an annual growth rate of 4%, Cecimo reports. While 2016 saw a notable decline of global machine tool…

A good example of the “Made in Italy” worldwide

Repar2 projects, manufactures and engineers since 1970 Safety Guards for Machine Tools in its wide modern factory located in Gorla Minore and offers quite a wide range of standard products for lathes, milling…

Design solutions of excellence and customized performance for Aerospace

The electrospindle is the heart of the machine tool, an essential element from which mostly depends its precision and machining ability. Classified according to their construction typology and application field: turning, grinding or…

Taiwan machine tools on show

A nation with an excellent exhibition like Timtos has certainly all papers in order to reach its targets on a world scale and to win the challenges of growth and innovation, precisely the…

Improving Cycle Time with speciality toolholders

Finding the ideal toolholder it’s sometimes a very difficult task. Yet in many cases, machinists want to make adjustments in dimensions, quick-change tooling or other options to reduce set-up times and speed production…

Absolute Machine Tools acquires Advanced Machinery Solutions

Absolute Machine Tools is the new exclusive Distributor of LICO Screw Machines. A transaction that makes Absolute Machine Tools the exclusive importer/distributor of original equipment manufacturer, LICO Machinery Company, Taichung, Taiwan. Absolute Machine…

DMG MORI sets course for the future

DMG MORI held up well in financial year 2016 despite a difficult market environment: Order intake of € 2,369.9 million reached a new record high (previous year: € 2,282.8 million). Although the worldwide market…

Reducing aerospace manufacturing costs with lightweight composite machine-tool

The world’s first carbon composite reconfigurable machine-tool has been developed to  be easily moved around by two people and, according to the AMRC, could reduce tooling costs in aerospace and other industries. The…

Toolholding for heavy-duty machining

Metal-removal rates during roughing and heavy-duty machining operations are crucial for the productivity of the machining operation. To improve these rates, German machine tool builder Heller, whose U.S. headquarters are located in Troy,…

Controlling mechanical loads in milling operations

The present article deals with milling operations. It explains how choices of tooling and cutting parameters affect the generation, absorption, and management of heat in the interrupted cutting conditions that characterise the milling…

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