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Machining

Below you can read product news from companies specializing in machines and tooling for the manufacture, fabrication, processing and finishing of stainless steels. If you wish to include your newsrelease on our website and email newsletter, please feel free to contact Joanne McIntyre.

M.A. Ford launches 5 high-performance tooling ranges

Five new high-performance tooling ranges have been launched by M.A. Ford Europe, which includes solid carbide end mills and new deep hole drills for machining aluminium alloys, steel, Titanium, HRSAs and stainless grades.

Swiss extends the life of cam-operated automatic lathes

Tens of thousands of traditional cam-operated automatic lathes are still tirelessly mass-producing precision parts for the watch, automotive, dentistry and electronic industries globally.

Sandvik considers further production path consolidation

Sandvik Machining Solutions has decided to review the potential closure of a production plant for round tools within the Walter division in Frankfurt, Germany.

ATI signs a long-term agreement with BWX technologies

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated announced recently that it has signed a new long-term agreement with BWX Technologies, Inc.

TCI installs the new OMAX 80X waterjet machining center

TCI Precision Metals recently announced the installation of the new OMAX 80X waterjet machining center. The new machine is faster and more accurate compared to any abrasive jet waterjet in the industry, which will help TCI Precision Metals shorten customer lead times, provide greater cutting efficiency, and reduce prices for the waterjet cutting services.

ATI completes the sale of its Cast Products unit to CPP

Allegheny Technologies Incorporated (ATI) recently announced that it has completed the sale of its Cast Products business unit to Consolidated Precision Products Corp.

Walter unveils TC620 Supreme thread milling cutter

High cutting pressure and tool deflection are the greatest challenges when it comes to thread milling. This results in restricted cutting parameters, necessary cutting passes, and short tool lives or even tool breakage.

Citizen introduces BNA-42GTY LFV, a turn-mill centre

A new, twin-spindle, 10-axis CNC turn-mill centre, the Miyano BNA-42GTY LFV, has been introduced by Citizen for manufacturing complex components in one hit from bar stock up to 42 mm diameter.

Schoeller invests in new high-performance sawing center

Schoeller Werk continues the gradual modernization of its machinery: the specialist for longitudinally welded stainless steel tubes has invested in another high-performance sawing center.

Buehler with WMG open a new European Solutions Centre

Buehler ITW Test & Measurement, a leading manufacturer of instruments, consumables and accessories for metallography and materials analysis, has opened a new European Solutions Centre in a collaborative venture with Warwick Manufacturing Group (WMG) with over 600 staff and a strong relation with over 1000 global companies, offering support to over 1800 SMEs through dedicated programmes.