Click this link to read the web version: Tooling & Production
July 22, 2015 - Volume 09 Issue 14
  Featured Sponsor
Image - Proven Results: Double Your Machine Capacity – Extend the Life of Your Cutting Tools Proven Results: Double Your Machine Capacity – Extend the Life of Your Cutting Tools
VoluMill™ - Proven Ultra High-Performance Toolpath Technology that provides a competitive advantage to manufacturing companies around the world.
  • Reduce rough milling cycle times up to 90%
  • Reduce cutting tool costs up to 75%
  • Generate low-force toolpaths for all materials and parts
  • Maximize material removal with high precision and reliability
  • Optimize machine performance while reducing cutting tool wear
  • 3-Axis and 5-Axis rough milling capabilities Click here for more info.

  Featured Articles
Image - Flexible Robot Arms Yield 18 Month ROI for Swedish Contract Manufacturer Flexible Robot Arms Yield 18 Month ROI for Swedish Contract Manufacturer
With three new robot arms from Universal Robots, LEAX Group now benefits from a genuinely flexible resource that can be moved around between their 11 factories according to need. To them, the robotic arms are a long-term investment that future-proofs possible changes in the product portfolio.
Full Article
Image - Aircraft Engine Manufacturer Reveals Major Breatkthrough in Aluminum Face Milling Aircraft Engine Manufacturer Reveals Major Breatkthrough in Aluminum Face Milling
Alabama's Continental Motors switched to a PCD cartridge-type face mill and quadrupled the material removal rate for roughing while doubling their MRR for finish milling. The advantage has led to a dramatic reduction in cycle time on the 1750 crankcases they produce in a year.
Full Article

  Featured Sponsor
Image - Fixture Concept Brings Fundamental Change to Inspection Fixture Concept Brings Fundamental Change to Inspection
Speed parts through QC with this low-cost, LEAN fixture solution.

It's rare when a concept comes along that shakes up a part of the industry that hasn't seen significant change in decades... an idea so simple that it causes us to palm our foreheads. The puzzle-like quick-swap fixture concept of Inspection Arsenal™ is fundamentally changing how companies process parts -- saving tens of thousands of dollars. Whether you're a small job shop or a large manufacturer, you'll want to break the bottleneck by employing this latest technique!


Read Case Studies | Visit Website


  Industry News
Image - Improve Your Operation With an Advanced System that Measures Your Scheduling, Labor, and Equipment Effectiveness Improve Your Operation With an Advanced System that Measures Your Scheduling, Labor, and Equipment Effectiveness
Full News Item
  17 New Sizes, Including 3XD, in Expanded Solid Carbide Thread Mill Program
Full News Item
Image - Improved Modular Slide Assemblies Now Feature Higher Rigidity in a Compact Design Improved Modular Slide Assemblies Now Feature Higher Rigidity in a Compact Design
Full News Item
  New App Allows Robot Programming to be Performed Without Disrupting Production
Full News Item

  Featured Sponsor
Image - View Your Factory Floor Performance Real-Time and Get OEE Dashboard Metrics with FACTIVITY… View Your Factory Floor Performance Real-Time and Get OEE Dashboard Metrics with FACTIVITY…


FACTIVITY: 1-800-369-6377


  Product Spotlight
Image - Air Powered Conveyor Can Quickly Transfer Parts or Remove Chips and Waste Air Powered Conveyor Can Quickly Transfer Parts or Remove Chips and Waste
View This Product
  Compact and Quick HMC Offers New Solution for Aluminum Alloy Parts Production
View This Product
  Vibration and Temperature Sensor Identifies Potential Machine Problems Before They Become Serious
View This Product
Image - New Quick Change Mechanical Receiver System Provides Fast Change-Out and Precise Location of Small Fixture Pallets New Quick Change Mechanical Receiver System Provides Fast Change-Out and Precise Location of Small Fixture Pallets
View This Product
  New IT Convergence Machine Tool Increases Productivity Four-Fold
View This Product
  "All-In-One" Machine Features Single Laser for Sheet and Tube Cutting
View This Product
Image - Versatile, Easy-to-Use CNC Modular Control System Provides 250 Multi-Task Capability Versatile, Easy-to-Use CNC Modular Control System Provides 250 Multi-Task Capability
View This Product
  New Big Bore Air Chuck Delivers Open and Clamp Time of Less Than 3 Seconds
View This Product

Image - Career Builder<br>Hot Job Opportunities Career Builder
Hot Job Opportunities


Tooling & Production News has Partnered with CareerBuilder to Provide You with Links to the Latest Jobs in Metalworking.

Subscribe to T&P

Nelson Publishing | www.toolingandproduction.com
PO Box 866, Osprey, FL 34229-0866
Phone: 941-539-7579
webmaster@toolingandproduction.com