Brand new for 2021, with a large screen and immediate confirmation of results, the DigiMic digital external micrometer from Bowers Group offers quick, simple, and highly accurate measurement of both thickness and outside diameters.
It is vitally important in the gear skiving set-up process to find the absolute centre of the skiving tool. With the tool off centre when cutting, it will be ‘pulled’ along the flank of the gear being machined, and the shape and size of the gear may change unexpectedly.
“For existing users there's no turning back: centric vices are the route to making day-to-day machining activities so much easier,” says Christoph Retter, product manager, clamping fixtures at Ceratizit.
Starrag says its new Heckert H65 compact horizontal machining centre adds a new dimension to heavy-duty 4-axis machining with an impressive specification and top notch performance for a machine of its class.
Woking-based Vision Engineering has announced the launch of DRV Stereo CAM, a new and innovative stereo camera system that converts optical stereo microscopes into high magnification, high definition 3D digital stereo microscopes.
German machining centre manufacturer Röders has introduced an upgraded CNC system to its machining centre range capable of programming and controlling a full range of metalcutting operations more efficiently, from roughing through high-speed milling to micron-accuracy jig grinding.