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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 […]

SSP delivers another Schneeberger Corvus machine to Forst

Another Schneeberger Corvus for Forst. SSP delivers another Schneeberger Corvus machine to Forst – yes, on the hottest day of the year our dedicated team helped to unload then installed another Schneeberger grinding machine – making that 4 Corvus machines in the Forst factory in Leicester – these 5-axis CNC high-performance grinding machines are ideal […]

But which machine do I need?

The Schneeberger range of machines is very versatile – but which machine do I need? 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 […]

New demo room at Schneeberger, Roggwil

Schneeberger HQ Construction of the new demo room at 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 […]

The time is right for Capital Expenditure

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, […]

MACH2020 Exhibition

Mach2020  Exhibition Well, after the success of the recent Mach exhibition at the NEC, Birmingham – we’ve gone ahead and booked our stand for the MACH2020 Exhibition. Why SSP Exhibits Here at SSP we consider exhibiting and attending trade shows to be important – a really good chance to showcase your offering, meet customers and […]

Aries NGP – Truly sharp!

Schneeberger Aries grinding machine Aries NGP _ Truly sharp and the right size for the toolroom: comprehensive 5-axis performance with generous working envelope, high SCHNEEBERGER machine quality and stability, within the size of a tool cabinet! Ultra-compact design, 99 cm (39”) wide with working envelope that makes complete 5-axis grinding of large and long tools possible. […]

Globoidal cams for indexing gear boxes

What are Globoidal Cams? Globoidal cams are found in indexing gear boxes. These high-precision, purely mechanical components are the heart, or you might say the “brain”, of this type of gear unit. They are capable of “storing” the cycle frequency, movement, acceleration ramp and position dwell time. Indexing gear boxes are used not only for […]