Click here to watch Tutorial Videos >

Raytech Industries Launches New Website

"Raytech Industries' new website is user-friendly, easy to navigate and filled with information on everything for the small mass finishing novice or expert," said a Raytech spokesperson. "There are detailed descriptions, product specifications, tech notes, operating instructions and instructional videos." According to the company, the website completes a long-standing commitment by Raytech to ensure a positive customer experience by providing the most up-to-date information on its offerings of vibratory tumblers, mag...

read more


Turning Center with Automation Package

Mazak Corporation recently demonstrated its QUICK TURN 250 turning center paired with a RoBoJob TA200 automation package. Capable of machining workpieces up to 13.78" (350 mm) in diameter, the QUICK TURN 250 is made even more productive with the addition of the comprehensive automation package. The RoboJob TA200 automation package includes an articulating robot with a 44.1-lb. payload capacity, dedicated loading/unloading station and an equipped Area Scanner to create an open layout. The robot's dual three-jaw grippers can accommod...

read more


ASSP Announces New Leaders

The American Society of Safety Professionals (ASSP) has announced leadership changes on two ANSI/ASSP standards committees that work to advance occupational safety and health across the country. Voluntary consensus standards promote best practices and prevent worker injuries, illnesses and fatalities. Thomas Kramer, P.E., CSP, is the new chair of the Z359 Fall Protection Committee while John Johnson, CSP, is now the chair of the A10 Safety Requirements for Construction and Demolition Operations Committee. Both leaders will serve three-year ...

read more


MT Drill Made for Multitasking

The MT Drill from Carmex is designed to drill, chamfer and thread mill a hole in a single operation. Constructed of solid carbide, the two-fluted drill/thread milling cutter, with 45° chamfering, reduces cycle times by combining operations and eliminating tool changes. Suitable for mass production operations, the MT Drill features both right- and left-hand internal threads, and the same tool can be used for blind or through-hole drilling. The optimized carbide grade may be used for aluminum and cast iron and produces a high quality threa...

read more


Reducing Set-Up Times

"For more than three decades, Kennametal's KM brand of quick-change tooling has been making machine shops more efficient. KM is designed to provide shorter set-up times, greater flexibility, higher levels of machine utilization and the ability to meet the industry's increasingly stringent requirements head on," said a Kennemetal spokesperson. One KM user is Anthony Machine Inc. Since 1946, the San Antonio job shop has served a variety of industries, including oil and gas, mining, transportation and power generation. With ...

read more


Multi-Purpose Website

E-Z LOK announced the launch of its multi-purpose commerce website, www.ezlok.com . The site has been designed to help distributors buy and sell E-Z LOK inserts more efficiently. The public site combines product information, selection guidance, knowledge base and a distributor locator to help customers get the inserts they need. In addition to the public access site, distributor representatives can log-in to the secure e-commerce site for immediate online ordering. The commerce site can be used by distributors to check inventory availability, p...

read more