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Industry News Items

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AME introduces modular workholding
Advanced Machine & Engineering Co. announces the availability of the new Amflex Modular Workholding – S.A.F.E. Self-Aligning Fixturing Elements.
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Workholder provides fast, flexible, precise clamping power
Within seconds, a part-specific outline is molded with this new flexible pin clamping element from Euro-Tech Corp., making a workpiece ready for machining, inspection or numerous other applications; with each pin locked by a separate clamping sleeve.
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Stepped hard jaws enhance workpiece grip
Dillon manufactures a full line of standard and custom stepped hard jaws with a diamond serration pattern for greater gripping of the workpiece.
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Palmgren offers high-tech C-clamps
Palmgren’s high tech line of C-clamps has the right model and size for every job.
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Sliding-jaw air chuck is better than homemade
Northfield Precision Instrument Corp. introduces its Model 450 Sliding-Jaw Air Chuck.
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Bad Parts? Check The Tailstock
Author: Mitchell Kirby, Riten Industries Inc.
Published: February 2015

Every lathe and grinder operator has, at one time or another, struggled with workpieces that are out of round, tapered or have poor finish. The "quick fix" is typically replacing centers. The more involved fix requires replacing spindle bearings that appear to have failed prematurely. In either case, the problem goes away initially, only to reoccur a short time later.
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Shops Have Plenty Of Choices When Gripping Small Parts
Author: Kip Hanson
Published: January 2015

Wedge, cam, square and pull-down clamps, micro vises and chucks, hexagons and rounds. These are just some of the workholding options available to shops that mill small workpieces. Finding the right clamps isn’t a problem, but how they’re utilized may be. This article examines some of the options and provides tips on how to use them.
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A Firm, Flexible Grip
Author: Alan Richter, Editor
Published: January 2015

An off-the-shelf robotic gripper that conforms to a variety of parts shapes without reprogramming.
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Workholder Modeling
Author: Kip Hanson, Contributing Editor
Published: October 2014

Workholder modeling slashes setup time.
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As The U Turns
Author: Alan Richter, Editor
Published: October 2014

A U-axis system that enables complete machining of a part on one standard machine tool without rotating the workpiece or moving it to a lathe.
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OML's SinterGrip
OML's SinterGrip vise jaws demonstration.
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IMTS 2012 Roundup
Cutting Tool Engineering offers a full report on the myriad press conferences and media events held during the International Manufacturing Technology Show 2012 at Chicago's McCormick Place. The Sept. 10-15 show attracted nearly 22% more visitors than in 2010.
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Kennametal Targets Weakest Link
Mike Ramsey, vice president of Global MTI Sales at Kennametal Inc., provides an overview of the company's new KM4X spindle connection system, which is said to triple the bending resistance compared to other systems.
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EMAG Unveils 'The Nebenzeit Killer'
Introduced at IMTS 2012, EMAG L.L.C.'s VL 2 P machining system with pendular technology gets its nickname, "The Nebenzeit Killer," from its reported ability to kill idle time.
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Adept Adapter
Dr. Jeffrey Badger fields a question from a shop truing its diamond wheels offline, then remounting them onto the non-tapered spindle without using an adapter. The shop is wondering whether its tight wheel tolerances negate the need for an adapter.
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