Kitagawa launches Promano range of robotic grippers

With many businesses investing in automation to improve the productivity of their workplaces and the inevitable move towards readiness for Industry 4.0, the requirement for robotic grippers has grown accordingly. Recognising this, respected chuck manufacturer Kitagawa has just released a range of robotic grippers to cater to this growing segment of the workholding market. Branded […]

Hydrafeed Barfeeder boosts efficiency and productivity at Campagno Engineering

Campagno Engineering, a family owned company based in Dandenong Victoria was established in 1979 by Jorge Campagno specialising in CNC Milling and Turning, and the design and manufacture of special purpose tools. From a one person operation with floor space of 800sq feet, the company has grown to now employ 26 highly skilled trades people […]

EZset Tool Presetters improve both productivity and quality

The EZset Tool Presetter is a revolution in non contact tool presetting. By precisely measuring any tool while your CNC machine keeps cutting, machine uptime is optimised and tool life is maximised. The EZset tool presetting device has a state-of-the-art image processing system which measures the cutting edges of your tools in seconds, then saves […]

Magnetic chucks allow for more machining in the one set-up

When it comes to workholding, any product that can offer productivity gains is certainly welcome news and is one of the primary reasons why magnetic chucks are increasing in popularity. These chucks offer a number of benefits to operators of CNC milling machines. Dimac Tooling, Australia and New Zealand’s leading supplier of accessories and workholding […]

Clean-Tec provides automatic cleaning of workpieces

Well known German company Lang Technik, is recognised as one of the leading manufacturers of workholding and machine tool automation. Founded in 1982 by Josef Lang, it started off as a contractor for mould-makers and manufacturer of general mechanical components. An important milestone of the company was the market introduction of the first own product […]

Makro-Grip Technology revolutionises workholding

Any company that is involved with workpiece milling, now has access to Lang Technik’s Makro-Grip technology which provides a workholding solution to almost any clamping requirement from raw material to the finished workpiece. Dimac Tooling, Australia and New Zealand’s leading supplier of accessories and workholding solutions for CNC milling and CNC turning machine tools, is […]

New Freddy Micro Plus. Lighter, more mobile, more cost effective

The Freddy Micro Plus is the latest member of the Freddy Coolant Recycling Vacuum family. The new Micro Plus is lighter, more mobile, and more cost-effective offering greater versatility than any other system on the market. The Micro Plus continues on from the very successful Micro which was launched in early 2017. Designed and manufactured […]

WTO continues to lead the world in live tool innovation

At the recent EMO show in Hannover, WTO released its new range of smart driven toolholders to complement its existing range of static and driven toolholders. QuickFlex® smart is a new generation of smart driven toolholder featuring an integrated wireless electronic sensor/transmitter unit for monitoring speed, temperature, vibration and runtime. The data is sent securely […]