CNC Tooling Blog

Tooling System Expert BENZ Inc. Offers Expedite Service

BENZ Inc. has announced service for customers who need immediate turnaround of damaged or worn tools. The company, which offers tooling system repair and maintenance services to customers in the metalworking industry throughout the United States and Canada, guarantees downtime will be minimized to 72 hours with the BENZ Expedite Service. “At BENZ, we understand…

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BENZ Inc. Releases New BENZ Solidfix®, BENZ CAPTO™ and Trifix® Modular Quick Change Tooling Systems Catalogs

German tooling systems expert BENZ has announced that it has released new catalogs for its BENZ Solidfix®, BENZ CAPTO™ and Trifix® modular quick change tooling systems. BENZ Tools specializes in the development and manufacturing of innovative tooling systems for turning and milling machines such as live and static tools, angle heads, multi-spindle heads, spindle speeders,…

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BENZ Inc. Offers Two Linear Broaching Systems

German tooling systems expert BENZ Inc. is now offering two broaching systems that perform rotary and linear broaching for the machine tool industry. The new BENZ LinA broaching system provides linear reciprocating motion for turning centers, while the LinS system is used to perform linear broaching motion for machining center applications. “Both the BENZ LinA and LinS broaching…

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BENZ Inc. Introduces New High-speed Spindle Speeders

German tooling systems expert BENZ now offers high-speed spindle speeders for the metalworking industry. Engineered in Germany, BENZ tooling systems are sold and serviced in the United States and Canada from its North American headquarters in North Carolina. “BENZ high-speed spindles provide solutions for all applications where the existing machine’s rpms and the resulting cutting…

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BENZ Inc. Introduces New Adjustable Angle Heads

German tooling systems expert BENZ has announced that it is now offering new adjustable angle heads to help manufacturers improve their machining and milling operations. Engineered in Germany, BENZ tooling systems are sold and serviced in the United States and Canada from its North American headquarters in Charlotte, N.C. “BENZ adjustable angle heads offer manufacturers…

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Tooling Expert BENZ Inc. Presenting New Broaching Tools at Houstex 2015

BENZ Inc. has announced that it will present its LinTec family of broaching tools during Houstex 2015, February 24–26, at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, TX. The company will demonstrate several new LinTec broaching tools, including the LinA Axial and Radial Broach, the LinA XL Radial Broach, the LinS Axial Broach, the…

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Case Study: MTU Friedrichshafen Realizes Timely and Efficient Preventive Maintenance With BENZ Operating Hours Counter

To define an angle head’s optimum time of maintenance in crankcase manufacturing, MTU Friedrichshafen uses the BENZ operating hours counter. The digital indicator supports MTU Friedrichshafen in carrying out preventive servicing more efficiently and reduces to a minimum possible disruptions in the production process, such as those caused by the breakdown of units. In crankcase…

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BENZ Live Tooling with BENZ Solidfix Modular Quick Change Adapters Brings Speed and Safety to Tool Changes

It is now possible to reduce set-up time, tool change time and personal injuries with the BENZ Solidfix quick change spindles. The majority of live tool lathes being sold are equipped with ER collet live tools.  If you have any experience with live tools lathes you know two things, it takes time to set up…

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Should You Rebuild Your Own Live Tools?

  Come on guys; admit it – how many of you have looked at a live tool and thought “I bet I can repair this thing myself. There isn’t that much to it.” While this may be true for a radial Live Tool – and even with them you have to know what you are…

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Quick Tool Change Pays Off – If The Tool Stands Up to Your Needs

Introducing the BENZ Solidfix® system – where quick  tool change meets a solid connection, at an affordable price. Now in stock at BENZ Incorporated. BENZ has been engineering and manufacturing the most advanced tooling for decades, and after repeated demands of manufacturing companies collaborating with BENZ they have developed a Quick-Tool-Change system that is second…

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