02-May 2017: Tool Presetting with HAIMER quality

With the acquisition of Microset GmbH, the HAIMER Group has become a complete system provider for tool management around the machine tool. The Microset tool presetting devices meet the high quality standards of HAIMER and cover the needs of almost all machine operators.

Successful machining requires powerful machines and highly-precise tool holding technology, which ensures tha...

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FIBROMAX 2.0 Second-generation, heavy-load positioning table features high rigidity and efficiency

With the FIBROMAX 2.0 series, FIBRO presents a completely revised series of its high-performance XXL–rotary displacement tables. In comparison to the first-generation, the bearing diameter and thus the rigidity of the heavy-load positioner has increased significantly – and with virtually unchanged costs. When in a positioned state, a hydraulic table top clamp increases the tangential torque and relieves the gear. A preloaded bearing and a play-free twin-drive also offer optimum co...

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Getting Started with Live Tools

The smarter you are when choosing the live tools for your job, the more efficient your lathe becomes.

When any metalworking manufacturing facility, whether captive operation or job shop, ...

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Custom Hobbing Tool Enables 45-Degree Angles

To machine helical gears at 45-degree angles, Gurecky installed a customized multifunctional machine from DMG Mori Ellison Technologies with a hobbing tool from Heimatec.

As the competiti...

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DUO-λOCK® A revolutionary joint technology partnership and development

Igenhausen and Latrobe: In an agreement signed May 09th, 2014, Kennametal Inc. and Haimer GmbH have agreed to a revolutionary joint technology partnership and development cooperation for modular cutting tool systems (Image 01). The agreement involves a significant cross license model and a long term partnership. “This agreement is a perfect fit because it illustrates both Haimer and Kennametal as leaders in high-end innovative technologies for world manufacturing,” states Carlos C...

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Haimer company development 2014

2014 was a very eventful and successful year for the HAIMER Group. Compared to the previous year the specialists of tool clamping technology were able to achieve top results and to increase their annual turnover by more than 20 percent. A significant share of this success belongs to the Asian and the North American market with China and the USA on top. In Europe, HAIMER expanded its business with new subsidiaries in Italy and Turkey. On the product side the new Duo-Lock™ milling heads, ...

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VÖLKEL invested in friendly, motivating workstations

Warehouses can often be dark and unfriendly places, but not at VÖLKEL. Generous corridors, clean shelves, ergonomically designed workstations, plenty of natural light and a view of the Bergische countryside is part of daily life for VÖLKEL employees.

The packing workstations are located next to the large windows which benefit from direct sunlight. “We are pleased that we have a better environment to work in than other companies which are often lacking in natural light ...

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