Industry update | 15
WE HAVE A PASSION FOR COMPLEX TASKS.
KAPP NILES VX 55 / 59
universal gear grinding machine
The KAPP NILES VX grinding series handles
parts of complex geometry. Machining of
gears and special profiles. Suitable for prototyping and small batch production, internal and external gears as well as dressable
and non-dressable CBN tools.
Machine tool systems, the Eastern
Canadian (Ontario and Quebec)
distributor for united grinding, opened
its doors in Mississauga, ON, in May for
united grinding’s one-day educational
event and demonstration of the studer
s33, a universal cylindrical grinder. the
seminar covered a range of grinding
topics, including automation, internal
radius carbide grinding, machine
maintenance and wheel dressing.
several customers were on had to learn
more about the technology, including
tim Middlehurst, co-owner with wife
Wendy of Hi-Quality Carbide tooling.
Hi-Quality’s shop houses four studer
grinders, including two s33 machines
and two Ct960 universal internal
grinders. Denise Brenneman, operations
manager at Miltera, also attended the
event to learn more about the s33, a
machine the company is considering
adding to its lineup of machine tools at
its Kitchener, ON, shop.
Grinding know-how event at Machine tool systems