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Bar Magazine upgrade increases productivity

Italian manufacturer, IEMCA, has significantly improved the performance of its popular KID 80 short bar magazine to keep pace with the higher functionality of...
B436-Y2

One-hit Turn-Milling cuts cycle time 10-fold and increases yield

Subcontractor expands into civil aerospace sectorSingle-hit production solutions are known to produce significant reductions in cycle times compared with multiple set-ups on several machine...
NCMT

Cost of manufacture reduced by 30% with multifunction turning centre

Lathe purchased with in-cycle hobbing packageIn June 2016, contract machining firm Norjon Precision Engineering upgraded its multi-tasking, turn-milling capacity with the addition of a...
Inishowen Engineering

One-fifth productivity increase when laser cutting thinner materials

Irish subcontractor Inishowen Engineering, which specialises in sheet metal fabrication and CNC machining, reports an increase in laser cutting speed of 20 per cent...
Sumitomo

Latest CBN tooling developments set productivity advances and cost per part savings

There is an ever-growing need to improve productivity, reduce lead times in production and an ability to respond to increased demands for savings when...
Citizen

Customers invited to turning technology showcase at Citizen’s annual open house in October

Central to Citizen’s 2016 Open House between 11 and 13 October will be the first UK demonstration of a key breakthrough in machining technology...
Mollart Engineering

Roller burnishing eliminates grinding and polishing tasks on steel forming rolls.

From an introduction by Mollart Engineering of its Elliott roller burnishing tool range to a customer, it has been able to replace separate time...
Citizen Machinery

Citizen introduces productivity plus with integrated laser cutting breakthrough as part of CNC sliding...

Believed to be a world-first by Citizen Machinery is the full integration of laser processing into the turn-milling cycle of a CNC sliding head...
Sumitomo Electric Hardmetal CBN tooling

Latest CBN tooling developments set productivity advances and cost savings

There is an ever-growing need to improve productivity, reduce lead times in production and an ability to respond to increased demands for savings when...
Citizen Machinery

Citizen’s selectable module strategy applied to latest mid-range Cincom L20 with bar capacity up...

Citizen has extended its modular build concept with its top international selling, mid-range Cincom L-Series CNC sliding head turn-mill centre range by introducing three...