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CORVID 19

COVID-19 Dear Customer We write to assure you that we will continue to support our customers throughout this uncertain period and that we are doing everything we can to prevent any business disruption to our customers. The health and wellbeing of our loyal customers, suppliers and contacts within the manufacturing industry and our own SSP […]

MACH2020 postponed but the deals go on!

Wimmer Cut-off Machines – Special Offers MACH2020 may have been postponed (now scheduled for 25th to 28th January 2021) but that doesn’t mean you can’t get a show offer! Our suppliers have confirmed that show pricing is applicable on any machines during the next few months. Wimmer cut-off machines, being some of the best, most […]

MACH2020 – come and find us on Stand 455 Hall 6

We’ll be at Mach2020 – come and find us on Stand 455 Hall 6 See the Schneeberger ariesNGP on the stand and hear about the other machines in the range. Schneeberger has been producing grinding machines since 1923 but their latest, redesigned range of NG-X (new generation) machines represents a big change in the machines […]

Gemini NGM is modularly expandable

geminiNGM has long made a name for itself in the industry with its dynamic and precision. The range of applications is wide: From sophisticated gear cutting tools to high-precision components. Handling is never the limiting factor. The Fanuc Big Robot loads 20 kg parts effortlessly and stows them in the arena on 3m2 storage space. […]

New Corvus NGB B-type

The SCHNEEBERGER corvus travelling column machine leads the way in numerous grinding applications. The new NGB B-type is the thread and profile grinding machine of the corvus family. With its 40 kW Power Spindle swivelling around the B axis, it grinds compressor screws, worm shafts and globoidal cams to a high finish.   See the […]

World First Aries NGP Production Scara

  The Fanuc Scara Horizontal Robot is known from the fastest Pick & Place applications. As a first, it now brings the ariesNGP to a new level of automation. The small 5-axis grinding machine has risen to the league of production machines. Presented for the first time at the EMO, the nimble machine met with […]

New Spindle Repair Service

We’re delighted to announce we are now the exclusive UK agents for BBN of Switzerland, specialists in the manufacture, repair, rebuildng, refurbishing and servicing of high precision spindles, (often spindles can be rebuilt to a higher standard than original OEM parts). Their core service is complemented by the development of customized products, electrospindles and mechanical […]

We’re off to EMO Hannover – are you?

Trade Shows and Exhibitions We’ve written before about trade shows and exhibitions and how important we think they are and why we try to visit and exhibit at certain events around the world. Every two years the NEC, Birmingham hosts MACH – every other March this International exhibition takes over several halls and our customers, […]

Spline shafts so that the connection fits

Splined shaft connections as per DIN 5464 and 5480 are used extensively in modern mechanical engineering, and they are used to transfer high torque with or without length compensation.     Normally, spline profiles are milled with a hob cutter or form milling. Nevertheless, if a very high level of precision is required, then splined […]