Modern Machine Shop

OCT 2018

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TOOLING AND WORKHOLDING MMS OCTOBER 2018 116 Front and Back Hole Deburring in One Pass! E-Z Burr saves you time and money! Our patented design offers quick and easy blade change and adjustments while the tool is in the machine. View our complete list of products, sizes and capabilities at 100% USA made 844.363.0240 Livonia, MI Quick-Change Tooling Available with C3/C4 Coupling Tungaloy has expanded its TungCap PSC quick-change tooling system to include cutting heads and clamping units in C3/C4 coupling sizes. The expansion is said to ensure high productivity and precision for CNC lathes and multitasking machines. According to Tungaloy, more manufacturers produc- ing small parts for the automotive and aerospace indus- tries are incorporating a modular quick-change tooling system in their CNC lathes to further improve productiv- ity. The company has responded to this market demand by adding a C3 size, commonly used in CNC lathes for reduced machine downtime, and the C3/C4 clamping unit to its standard line. This expansion eliminates the need for insert change-out inside the machine and offers repeatable accuracy of ±2 microns. The com- pany says that this enables preset- ting outside the machine, ends the need for trial-and-error test cuts and improves production efficiency. | Tungaloy America Inc. 800-542-3222 Toolholders, Inserts Facilitate Long-Reach Applications Carmex Precision Tools LLC has added two products to its Mini Tools series: carbide shank toolholders and vertical inserts. The toolholders, featuring through coolant, provide vibration resistance and longer reach. The inserts, made of BLU sub-micron grade carbide with tri- ple-layer PVD coating, provide higher heat resistance, smoother cutting operation and improved finish. The

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