Standard and custom styles available for Hyundai, Miyano and Nakamura machine tools; offered for all tapers, including HSK and BT30; fixed and adjustable models; many in stock for immediate delivery.
By Industrial Machinery Digest. March 16, 2021
Heimatec, a world leader in live tools and multi-spindle drill heads, today announces immediate availability of live tooling for all popular models in the Hyundai, Miyano and Nakamura turning center lines.
According to master North American importer for Heimatec, Preben Hansen, Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc. President, “We’re carrying a substantial inventory of live tools for our customers’ machines now and it represents a substantial financial and warehouse space commitment we’ve made to support them in the North American market.”
Hansen added that the company will be announcing its in-stock arrangement for many other lines of machine tools, moving forward, as the company commits a major investment to the market.
Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc. serves its North American customers with a full team of manufacturers’ rep firms, plus its Chicagoland facility offers stocking, repair, application engineering and service for the company’s line of live tools, multi-spindle tool, adapters, UTEC® right angle heads and other items offered.
Literature detailing all the Heimatec products now available in stock for Hyundai, Miyano and Nakamura machining centers is offered at the company’s website, www.platinumtooling.com. Interested parties may also contact the company directly with inquiries.
Heimatec offers a full one-year warranty on all parts and labor for its tooling.
Hoffman Estates, IL – In order to help current and future customers with their inquiries, BIG KAISER Precision Tooling has introduced an easy and convenient way to directly access the company’s experts. LiveChat is available now on BIGKAISER.com.
No matter which page a customer is on, you can connect directly and instantly with one of the company’s agents in just a few clicks.
Agents will be available during normal business hours and customers can leave a message after hours for help with questions on topics such as:
• Application support
• Tool presetting
• Pricing and availability
• Order status
• Equipment maintenance
• And more
Users can save a transcript of their chat for future reference. The chat feature appears on the lower right of any page on BIGKAISER.com.
Are you utilizing your machine to the fullest?
Welcome to 2021! Now more than ever, it is critical to evaluate your manufacturing processes to be sure you are maximizing your current machine tools’ capabilities.
Limited turret space?
Platinum Tooling offers a wide range of live, static, and multiple spindle heads to allow for additional cutting tools in the existing space. Drilling and tapping functions become possible from the same turret position.
Need more RPM?
Speeders for lathes and machining centers, with rpm’s up to 80,000, increase productivity and extend tool life. Optimum speeds and feeds can be achieved by using the correct tool.
Do you have a complex angle or hard to reach surface?
Universal style tools with angular adjustments, up to 180°, allow for machining at compound angles.
Contact us and one of our tooling specialists can discuss ways to improve your machines cycle time and productivity.
NTK has launched a really sweet Swiss Cut-off Tool Promotion. The promotion runs from December 1, through March 31, 2021.
The tooling promotion includes both inserts and holders. CTP / CTPA / CTDP inserts in grades ST4, DM4, QM3 are the focus of this promo, but, if the application material requires different grade, you can use DT4, ZM3, VM1 or KM1 grades when you order. For the holders you can choose between CTP / CTPA / CTDP holders – standard & coolant through, and CTP/CTPA-SUB.
The promotion has a limit of 2 sets (insert+ holder) per customer. Simply put:
To qualify for the promotion you must complete the Order Form with: Customer information, Distributor information, Machine information, Current tooling, List the Cut-off insert(s) that will be purchased (item number; grade; EDP#; Qty), the free cut-off toolholder(s).
NTK will also need the contact email for the end user because you will get a follow-up Product Survey and, if you complete it, you'll get an NTK wrench set as a gift !
Finally, the Order Form MUST be submitted with the Purchase Order to apply for the promotion. The PO should ONLY be for promotional items.
Everything you need to know is in the below promotional brochure! Give us a call and we'll help you get your order placed!
Hoffman Estates, IL – BIG KAISER Precision Tooling announces the promotion of Jack Burley to President/Chief Operating Officer as of January 1, 2021. Chris Kaiser, BIG KAISER President and CEO of 30 years, will take on the role of Executive Advisor.
“Jack has been my right hand in this company from the very beginning,” said Kaiser. “He’s shown his leadership in managing the sales and engineering teams and has made many significant contributions to BIG KAISER including new product designs and development. He’s more than ready and deserving of this promotion.”
Burley began his career with BIG KAISER more than 30 years ago and is currently Vice President, Sales and Engineering. Burley is a U.S. Marine veteran and earned his degree in mechanical engineering from State University of New York at Alfred.
As President/COO of the North American operations for BIG KAISER, Burley will continue to hold his seat on the board of directors for BIG KAISER.
“I am very honored and excited about my new position with BIG KAISER, and truly grateful to the executive management at BIG Daishowa and to Chris for placing their trust and confidence in me to lead the company,” said Burley.
Jergens Inc. Appoints Next Generation Tooling as it's Exclusive Representative in California & Nevada.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SACRAMENTO, CA. - Next Generation Tooling is excited to announce that effective November 1, 2020, we will be the exclusive agent for California and Nevada for Jergens, Inc.
"We've been working with machine shops for a couple decades now to develop more efficient workholding and fixturing methods and we found ourselves in a position of not having a complete product line of workholding solutions that included manual and hydraulic clamping combined with 5 Axis solutions. Jergens checks off all of those boxes" said Chris Savolainen, President of Next Generation Tooling.
Jergens Inc's Long History of Workholding on the West Coast.
In 1942, Jack Schron, Sr. founded Glenn Tool and Manufacturing, with his father Christy in Cleveland, Ohio. In response to the needs of wartime production, they began to manufacture standard components in the building next door, with the goal of helping American Manufacturers operate quickly and more efficiently.
In 1955 Jergens made their first foray in workholding when the received a patent on the Sine Fixture Key and it become the first of many patented workholding items in Jergens' product line.
Jergens has a long history on the West Coast as well. In 1981 Jergens, Inc. acquires California distributor Liberty Industrial Company and developed the first 5 axis vises in the early 2000's in their west coast facility well before anyone else was even thinking about 5 axis machining.
In the 90's Jergens developed the Ball Lock® Quick change system and in 2008 acquired Bock Workholding form Joe Cousins, who was part of the original team who created the Chick Workholding vise.
In 2011, Jergens, Inc. introduced the Fixture-Pro® Line, which was the first comprehensive, modular system approach to 5-Axis Workholding available.
NGT to Represent the Workholding Group of the Tooling Component Division (TCD)
In 1987 Jergens created three divisions within the company: Assembly Systems Group (ASG), Jergens Industrial Supply (JIS) and the Tooling Component Division (TCD).
The Tooling Component Division (TCD) I comprised of of three groups: The Workholding Solutions Group, the Specialty Fasteners Group and the Lifting Solutions Group.
Take advantage of this IMTS 2020 Special Offer and get the best performing BMT 65 tools on the market…improve your finish, tolerances, and cutter life with these Heimatec tools.
Act now and save 30% on your BMT 65 purchase of part numbers 8 010 66 079-H or 8 030 66 097-H.
These BMT 65 tools offered through Platinum Tooling feature Heimatec’s patented u-tec flexible changing system, heavy duty combination bearings, and high torque output.
These standard axial and radial tools come complete with a FREE set of wrenches. In order to receive this special offer, you must use the part #’s as shown.
Offer valid on any quantity while supplies last.
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