Canadian Metalworking

Editor's Picks


  • Deburring center designed for small parts
    Techniks has introduced the sPINner deburring center for batch deburring most small, precision parts produced for the medical, electronics, and aerospace industries. It works on both ferrous and nonferrous parts. The machine’s pin media removes light burrs and whiskers from
  • Software improves efficiency, speed, accuracy of production machining
    3D Systems has released GibbsCAM® 2016, a software package for production machining. This software delivers a variety of improvements to increase efficiency, accelerate programming speed, and enhance visualization and accuracy for CNC machine programming, the company states. The enhanced kinematic
  • Solid-carbide mill offers five cutting edges
    Walter USA LLC has introduced the Prototyp Proto▪max™ ST Z-5 solid carbide milling tool for dynamic milling of steel, with secondary applications in stainless steel. The tool, which has five cutting edges, is available with a Weldon shank configuration for
  • Technology enables 7DoF measurement
    Hexagon Mfg. Intelligence has released software and a new Ethernet real-time feature pack for the Leica Absolute Tracker AT960 and AT930, which enable 7DoF measurement for laser tracker-based machine control and robotic guidance. This technology adds a time dimension to