GenSwiss' turning tools are capable
of cutting grooves to the thickness of human hair (.0019 inch) and up to .108
inch with cutting edge repeatability within .0004 inches. Available from stock,
the UTILIS Multidec 1600 series micro grooving and turning tools can handle
both prototypes and production work. Designed for the smallest Swiss machines,
the1600 series tools are ground from premium carbide grades for enhanced tool
life in the toughest materials.
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.