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Mitch Hamilton, Aerospace Applications Specialist, introduces new tools from Seco geared to the aerospace industry at the company's booth during the Montreal Manufacturing Technology Show in May.
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Seco has launched a new website to provide support to energy manufacturers. The new site went live October 10 at www.secotools.com/energy.
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Madera, CA — A new calculator for evaluating bending machine tooling is now available for the Apple iPhone. Developed by tube bending machinery specialist Unison, the calculator enables users to quickly and easily determine the tooling needed for performing a particular bending task on any type or make of tube bender. Simply by entering the bend radius, tube diameter and wall thickness – in metric or imperial units – users can instantly gain a clear visual representation of the type of mandrel and wiper die they will need to employ to achieve a perfect bend.
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The Super NTMX from Nakamura-Tome is the world's first system to offer dual 24-tool ATC magazines, designed to simplify complex multitasking machining.
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In January of this year Komet announced the opening of its new Canadian subsidiary, Komet of Canada Tooling Solutions ULC. Now, it marks another important milestone with its new headquarters in Newmarket, Ont., and the expansion of its staff as Leah Conley joins the company as its Canadian Office Manager, reporting directly to President David Toomey.
Windsor, Ont. - Reko International Group Inc. announced last week the implementation of a strategic business transformation that will see it close several of its plants. The transformation will place greater emphasis on its custom machining operations, reduce fixed costs and eliminate excess capacity in its plastic injection mold building operations, the company stated.
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Wilson Tool International announced November 3rd that it has acquired Exacta Precision and Exacta FabTool of Toronto, Ont. Like Wilson Tool, Exacta has been a supplier of high-quality tooling for the fabrication and stamping industries since the mid-1960s.
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While economic cycles may move slowly, the pace of social media access to valuable industrial and high-tech resources is quickening. Kennametal, a supplier of tooling, engineered components, and advanced materials for the world’s manufacturing and mining industries, is keen to keep pace with these changes and recently launched a catalog App for the iPad platform.
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For the eighth straight year, Iscar Tools Inc. has received the highest rating for a supplier to Canadian aerospace giant Pratt & Whitney Canada.
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Hoffman Estates, IL - BIG Kaiser Precision Tooling welcomed customers and partners to its new headquarters Grand Opening on April 29-30. The event was an opportunity for visitors to see the elevated level of expertise and dedicated resources available to support the extensive line of BIG Kaiser products.
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