Canadian Metalworking

Editor's Picks


  • Secondary locking mechanism increases toggle clamp safety
    DESTACO® has added Toggle-Lock Plus® technology to its 5000 series manual toggle clamps to help provide increased safety for heavy-duty applications. This secondary locking mechanism is suitable for applications with high safety requirements, such as grinding, welding, assembly, machining, and
  • Corrosion protection offered in recyclable cans
    Cortec® offers the EcoAir® VpCI®-337 fogger. Powered by compressed air, the spray can delivers a biodegradable, waterborne vapor corrosion inhibitor used to protect metal parts and internal void spaces with a thin, environmentally friendly, self-healing film. Vapor-phase corrosion inhibitors (VpCIs)
  • HMC processes large ferrous parts
    Makino has introduced the a71nx horizontal machining centre designed for the production of midsized cast iron and light alloy parts. It has a 500-mm pallet and added extensions in the X, Y, and Z axes, bringing full-axis travels to 800
  • Flexible tool adapter system offered for right-angle heads
    Heimatec has released the U-tec® flexible adapter system on all right-angle heads in the company’s line. According to the company, it plans to include these adapter systems on all angle heads going forward. The technology allows a standard ER output