CNC Tooling Blog

Don’t let the cost of Quick-Change Tooling get in the way of company profits!

Are you one of the many machine shops that are losing $10,000, $50,000 or $100,000 per year, in company profits and you don’t know it?  If you have implemented quick change tooling on your mills and lathes, congratulations you are maximizing company profits!  If you are not using quick change tooling, it is time to…

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BENZ Inc. Introduces New i.com Mobile Tool Data Communication Application

BENZ, a technological leader for the production of sophisticated CNC tooling for the metalworking industry, has announced that it has introduced a new digital application named i.com, an Industry 4.0-ready application for monitoring the condition of its products. Monitoring the state of tools and machines is a hot topic in modern manufacturing. The BENZ i.com…

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BENZ Inc. Introduces New NanoFix® Quick Change System

Hickory, NC —BENZ Inc., a technological leader for the production of advanced tooling for the metal industriy, has announced that it has introduced a new product called NanoFix®, a modular quick-change system for Swiss lathe live and static tools applications. “Manufacturers producing small parts for the aerospace, automotive and medical industries will benefit from the…

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Shaving Seconds with Faster Quick-Change Tool Systems

By: LORI BECKMAN Managing Editor, Production Machining Modern tooling is reducing tool change time, taking tooling changes from minutes down to seconds. One of the critical measurements of machine shop productivity has always been equipment uptime, and in recent years, that factor has been dependent on improvements that amount to very few minutes or even seconds.…

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BENZ IMTS Booth to Feature Advanced German-Engineered Tooling Products

BENZ Inc. will present several tooling systems during IMTS 2016 (International Manufacturing Technology Show), September 12–17 at McCormick Place in Chicago. Showing in Booth W-2445, BENZ will feature its LinA broaching tools, crown gear technology for heavy-duty machining, adjustable angle heads for machining difficult angles, and production-enhancing modular quick-change tools. BENZ engineers its tooling systems…

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BENZ Inc. Is Moving Inventory and Locations During Its 25% Off Heavy Metal Sale

BENZ Inc., a technological leader for the production of innovative machining heads for the metalworking industry, has announced that it will be holding a Heavy Metal Sale to commemorate the company’s upcoming expansion and relocation from Charlotte, NC, to Hickory, NC.  During the promotional period from January 1 through February 19, 2016, BENZ will offer…

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BENZ Inc.’s Preventative Service and Maintenance Program Keeps Production Running

Downtime is the biggest enemy of any production-driven industry. That’s why BENZ Inc., a technological leader for the production of innovative machining heads for the metalworking industry, operates its own specially designed Preventative Service and Maintenance Program to help its US and Canadian customers’ keep their production lines running smoothly.   “BENZ, Inc.’s Preventative Service…

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BENZ Inc. Launches New Microsite

BENZ Inc., a technological leader for the production of innovative machining heads for metalworking industry , has announced that it recently went live with a new microsite, benztoolingservices.com. “BENZ Inc.’s new microsite is designed to give customers and potential customers an overview of the types of innovative tooling, machining heads, systems and services we offer,”…

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BENZ, Inc. Announces The Release of Tooling System Catalogs for Haas, Hurco, Mazak, MoriSeiki, Nakamura, Okuma and Hardinge CNC Lathes

German tooling systems expert BENZ, Inc. has released a new live tool and static toolholder catalog for Haas and Hurco VD140 tooling systems, as well as Mazak, MoriSeiki, Nakamura, Okuma and Hardinge CNC lathes. BENZ, Inc. specializes in the engineering and manufacturing of tooling systems for machine tools, such as live and static tools, angle…

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BENZ, Inc. Releases New Tooling Systems Catalog for Metal and Composites

German tooling systems expert BENZ, Inc. has released a new 40-page catalog detailing its tooling system solutions for applications for the metal and composites industries. BENZ, Inc. specializes in the development and manufacturing of future-oriented tooling systems for turning and milling machines, such as static and live tools, angle heads, multi-spindle heads, spindle speeders, large…

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