Oil Skimmer further extends coolant life and reduces disposal costs

Tramp oil is probably one of the most common contaminants in metalworking fluids. The term is a catch phrase for all sources of non-soluble contaminants (usually oil-based) that can come into contact with the metalworking fluid as a function of the process or the equipment. The sources are varied but can include hydraulic fluid as […]

Dimac’s tool presetter range expanded to include respected Zoller brand

Tool presetters improve quality and boost productivity by precisely measuring any tool off line with micron accuracy. This enables a CNC machine to keep cutting so machine uptime is optimised and tool life is maximised. Tool presetters provide three key features in the one machine: measuring, presetting, and inspecting tools. They save set-up time, improve […]

Machine tool shops to benefit from Dimac’s carbide application service

Insufficient grip that causes slipping parts, push back in chuck jaws and collets wearing out prematurely are issues well known to CNC Turning machine tool operators. The resultant production downtime, operator idle time, and expense of new or re-worked jaws is a significant problem. Well known workholding solutions provider Dimac, has recently launched a new […]

Lang Technik workholding products maximise APT’s productivity

From starting out with a single machine manufacturing spectacle screws, Australian Precision Technology (APT) has successfully evolved into a leader in the production of precision components and assemblies, utilising the latest CNC technology and manufacturing software. At one point APT was the preferred supplier for automotive components manufacturer Robert Bosch, accounting for 86% of the […]

Raptor solves Dovetail workholding

Dimac Tooling has been appointed exclusive distributor for Raptor workholding products in Australia and New Zealand. Raptor Workholding based in the US state of Ohio, is well known as being the designer of the innovative and patented dovetail fixture used by some of the world’s leading manufacturers. The dovetail fixture speeds up the manufacturing process […]

Kitagawa Europe launch Swift Klamp 5-axis workholding system

‘Swift Klamp’ is the latest addition to the Kitagawa Europe family. Using time-proven HSK tool interface technology, Swift Klamp provides a secure, low-interference, quick-change 5-axis workholding system. The system consists of three parts: the clamping head, the work-holder and the work-piece. The clamping head is supplied either as a manually or automatically actuated HSK clamp. […]

New Rotoclear Vision provides CNC operators with remote view into production process.

Rotoclear has been a leader in spin windows for many years; continually evolving and refining its models to provide maximum cleaning effectiveness coupled with simple installation. The latest model, the S3, features the world’s lowest installation height of just 34 mm allowing simpler installation compared to the previous Rotoclear models. With this latest model the […]

Rocklinizer carbon application equipment provides more grip and reduces wear on clamping tools

CNC Turning machine tool operators can now easily and quickly boost the clamping force of their workholding tools and collet chucks using a new form of carbide application equipment. Called Rocklinizer, and using the proven spark deposition process called Rocklinizing, the unit electronically applies a hard and wear resistant surface of Tungsten Carbide, Titanium Carbide […]