The made-in-Japan GENOS M460V-5AX is a 5-axis vertical machining center specifically designed to manufacture high-precision parts. This machine packs a variety of features within its compact footprint, including a high-performance spindle and first-rate trunnion construction. It's yet another example of Okuma's commitment to offering Affordable Excellence.
Swiss Tool Maker Cuts Costs by 50% Through Automation The tap market is predicted to reach $699 million globally by 2020. Swiss tool maker Fraisa wanted to capitalize on that growth and they have been successful. The shop's collaboration with ANCA has resulted in an increase in productive grinding hours from an average of 105 to 150 hours per machine per week. Full Article
The Truth About 5-Axis Machining For shops that aren't already using it, 5-axis can seem pretty intimidating. In the early days, this reputation was justified. But Errol Burrell, Machining Center Product Specialist for Okuma, says, "not anymore." Full Article
The Mitee-Bite Loc-Down® System is an operator's dream for quickly and easily securing small to large parts. The system generates high holding force and provides low profile "out of the way" clamping allowing programmers to get creative!
Compared to other options in the marketplace, our compact design allows for a tighter pattern on grid plates, which saves on material cost of expensive alloys. Calculate time saved in hours and days, not minutes or seconds. Now available in six sizes.
EXAIR's Super Air Knife delivers a uniform, high volume, high velocity sheet of air for blowoff, cooling and drying applications. Energy use is 1/3 that of typical blowoffs. Eliminates costly downtime of blowers. Noise is under 70 dBA at 80 PSIG.