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Part Marking March 2019 Special Offer

Offer valid during March 2019 Special Offer Price £875.00 + VAT and delivery (normally £1,075 + VAT) Complete Starter Kit Economical and efficient: The Eco-Set of Schilling’s Etching Series Complete with Electyrolyte, Neutralyte, Stamp & Marking Felt Electrolytic Marking of metal items of different shapes and sizes with: letters and numbers, graphics, trade markes, scales, […]

But which machine do I need?

The Schneeberger range of machines is very versatile. They can do a miriad of jobs and can produce a massive variety of tooling, some very specific to certain industries, i.e. medical tooling. To this end we have produced a chart to show the various applications and uses. See the chart here and check which machine […]

New demo room at Schneeberger, Roggwil

Construction of the new show room at the SCHNEEBERGER headquarters started in 2017. It has now been commissioned in 2018. The new, well-lit space fits seamlessly into the existing company building. The 400 m2 exhibition area is now able to present the newest generation of our grinding machines. The new space will also be used […]

The time is right for Capital Expenditure

With the temporary, two year increase of the Annual Investment Allowance (AIA) – 2019/2020 is the right time to buy plant and machinery. So, if you are considering a new machine – call us and benefit! The November 2018 Budget brought a number of changes for capital allowances, the main one being an increase in […]

Already half way through January!

So, we got through 2018 – we’re already half way through January 2019 – what have we done to change the way we think or do things? Well, so far, not much. The New Year started with the inevitable colds, coughs and after we all discussed our celebrations it was back to the norm. But […]

Christmas 2018

This year we will be closing at 12.30 lunchtime on Friday 21st December 2018 and re-opening at 8.30 a.m. on Wednesday 2nd January 2019. May we take this opportunity to thank all our customers for their continued business and hope they have a great Christmas. We are looking forward to being of service to you […]

Medical applications from Schneeberger

Schneeberger machines come in a variety of sizes, shapes and can be used for a whole host of applications – including medical applications. Hip rasps The grinding paths along textures (spirals, slanted lines, etc.) are generated based on a predefined 3D model. The spiral angle, cutting angle and number can be selected freely in the […]

Lapping Paste, description and its use

Lapping paste for general use (steel, etc.), available in various grades, strengths and syringe size. Colour coded for ease of identification. Available in 5, 10 and 20g vials. Oil and grinding pastes have contrary functions, while abrasive increases the rubbing and cutting the oil seeks to reduce it. However oil is used to control the […]

Pemamo installation – complete !

Mathieu, from Pemamo head office in Switzerland, was here in the UK last week to install, set up and test a new Pemamo MVRL160 machine for our customer. Whilst here he carried out some training on the machine too. The MVRL160 is a vertical honing machine for high precision honing and can be supplied with […]

Bringing on the Next Generation

Visits to Suppliers Steve was accompanied recently to Pemamo offices in Switzerland by Tim, his son, for a machine pass-off. Tim had first hand instruction from Pemamo’s engineers and gained valuable knowledge about the Pemamo honing machines. The whole trip was an education, travelling abroad, negotiating the overseas rail systems, language, food, money, negotiations, technical […]