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JAN 2017

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122 MMS January 2017 TOOLING AND WORKHOLDING Quick & Easy 2 Week Lead Time Made To Order Solid Carbide High Performance .2500'' - 1.00" DIA. Neck Lengths & Radius PVD Coatings Economical Pricing Economical Pricing 636-498-0370 CUSTOM MADE ENDMILLS BORING HEAD SYSTEM FEATURES UNIVERSAL DIGITAL READOUT MODULE The Wohlhaupter VarioBore precision boring head system, available from Allied Machine & Engineer- ing, is said to improve productivity through ease and accuracy of adjustment and to virtually elim- inate scrap because of its exact adjust- ments. With a range of 0.016" to 5.985" (0.4 to 152 mm), the boring head provides a n a c c u r a c y o f 0.0001" (0.002 mm) o n d i a m e t e r, a n d speeds ranging to 30,000 rpm. The boring head can be used alone o r w i th a d o c k i n g por t and universal digital readout (DRO) module. A single universal DRO module can be used to set any number of tools that have docking ports. With an easy-to- read display, the module provides accuracy of 0.0001" (0.002 mm) on the diameter with setting accuracy of ±1 micron. The battery enables as many as 5,000 settings and is switched off after 30 sec. The detachable module remembers the last setting, even when it is detached. The module is coolant-sealed to IP 65. T he system uses selected Wohlhaupter 019, MiniDigi, PrimeBore and DigiBore tooling. Allied Machine & Engineering, call 800-321-5537 or visit PCD FACE MILLING SYSTEM'S DIAMETER CUTS LARGE PARTS IN FEWER PASSES The KBDM polycrystalline diamond (PCD) face milling system from Kennametal is designed for high-volume machining, with standard sizes rang- ing from 2.5" to 8.0" (63 to 200 mm) and cutter

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