Canadian Metalworking

Editor's Picks


  • Grade for multipurpose cutting
    Vargus USA will show the new VRX grade, a multipurpose grade suitable for machining steel, hardened steel up to 55 HRC, stainless steel, high-temperature alloys, and nonferrous metals at low and high cutting speeds. The process for creating this grade
  • Diagnostic tool enables repositioning before machining
    Renishaw Canada offers Metrology Software Products’ NC-Checker, a diagnostic tool to check a 5-axis machine tool’s tolerance. The system checks the machine tool’s linear and rotary movements and combines the results in one report. Renishaw Canada * 905-828-0104 * www.renishaw.com 
  • Scan-to-CAD software brings ease of use to design
    Creaform offers VXmodel, the latest version of its scan-to-CAD software module. The new features of this software were designed to improve user performance and productivity through a more efficient design process. The software enables integration of 3-D, scan-based data into
  • VMC features small size, 12,000-RPM spindle
    SMS Machine Tools offers the Mycenter-4XiD from Kitamura Machinery. This VMC has a 40-tool ATC as a standard feature. Its rapid feed rates are 48 m/min. in the X and Y axes and 42 m/min. in the Z axis. The