Recent Releases

Velocity Products Introduces Intelligent Tooling for Okuma Machining Centers at IMTS 2016

CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (September 13, 2016) Velocity Products, a division of Morris Group, Inc., introduced Velocity SMART Tool ™ at IMTS 2016 today. The first intelligent toolholder assembly of its kind, Velocity SMART Tool is a collaboration of four U.S. suppliers: Velocity Products, Briney Tooling Systems, BlueSwarf and Fullerton Tool.  

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Okuma’s LB3000 EX-II High Powered CNC Lathe Accommodates Large Workpieces with New Bed Length

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (August 9, 2016) – The LB3000 EX-II is Okuma’s premier 1-saddle lathe.  It’s available with milling function and Y-axis capabilities and features an optional extended bed length that is 30 percent longer on the L, M and MY models.  The LB-EX platform is well-known for its speed, accuracy, and reliability which enable a variety of configurations and allows the machine to be used for many industries, including oil and gas.  AT IMTS 2016 this machine will be shown cutting a gear ring.

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Hardinge Announces a New 5-Axis Machining Center

ELMIRA, NY: Hardinge Inc. (www.hardinge.com) a leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions, announces the release of their newest 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center, the Bridgeport XT 630 5-Axis. 

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Hardinge Announces New CNC Turning Center Family Release

ELMIRA, NY: Hardinge Inc. (www.hardinge.com) a leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions announces the release of their newest family of CNC Turning Centers, the TALENT® 42 and 51. 

The Hardinge TALENT® Series machines offer an exceptional combination of features for accuracy, flexibility, and durability in a compact design. The unique collet-ready main and sub-spindle design will increase part accuracy and improve surface finish. 

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Hardinge Inc. Introduces Steady Rest for CNC Turning Center

Hardinge is pleased to announce the introduction of a hydraulically-operated Steady Rest for its CONQUEST H51 CNC Turning Center.  This new attachment is the Forkardt SRFN1 Compact Steady Rest and is the ideal tool to support long workpieces without distorting or deflecting the part. It features a highly stiff structure, compact design and a fully sealed body for better protection from coolant and chips.  The gripping range is 0.24” – 2.76” (6mm – 70mm) and the unit provides 5-micron repeatability. 

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Hardinge Announces Release of Two New Vertical Machining Centers

ELMIRA, NY: Hardinge Inc. (www.hardinge.com), a leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions, announces the release of the new Bridgeport V480 and V710 vertical machining centers, featuring fast rapid rates, high axis and spindle acceleration/deceleration, and a powerful Mitsubishi control.

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Velocity Products to debut Intelligent Toolholder and End Mill Assemblies for Okuma Machining Centers at IMTS

WINDSOR, CONN. (June 22, 2016) Velocity Products, a division of Morris Group, Inc., will introduce a new line of intelligent tools designed, tuned and optimized exclusively for Okuma machining centers at IMTS 2016. The result of a collaboration among several companies with expertise in toolholding, cutting tools, machining dynamics and distribution, Velocity SMART Tool™ products will enhance digital manufacturing for users of Okuma machining centers with the Okuma OSP-P control. 

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Tsugami/Rem Sales to Demonstrate New CNC Machines at IMTS 2016

WINDSOR, CONN. (June 7, 2016) Tsugami/Rem Sales, the exclusive North American importer of Precision Tsugami machine tools, announced today the details of its International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) display, which features four machines that have never been displayed at this show.

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Hardinge to Display Diverse Product Line-Up at IMTS

ELMIRA, N.Y. (June 6, 2016) Hardinge Inc., a leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting solutions, announces the product highlights for IMTS 2016. Several new machines from its turning, milling and grinding product lines will be exhibited at Booth S-8738.

 

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Tsugami/Rem Sales Launches Next Generation of Tsugami CNC Machines

WINDSOR, CONN. (May 24, 2016) Tsugami/Rem Sales, the exclusive North American importer of Precision Tsugami machine tools, announced today the release of four next generation Tsugami CNC machines.  

The new models represent the third generation of Tsugami’s Opposed Gang Tool CNC Lathes and are identified with a “-III” after their base model numbers.  Newly released models include the B0125-III, B0126-III, B0205-III and the B0206-III.

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Morris South to hold an open house and technology show at its Huntsville, Alabama Tech Center, April 5-6, 2016.

WINDSOR, CONN. (February 25, 2015) Morris South, a division of Morris Group, Inc., will hold Southern Tech Fest, an open house and technology show, at its Huntsville, Alabama Tech Center, April 5-6, 2016.  The regional machine tool distributor is the exclusive source of Okuma, Tsugami, Hardinge Group and other machine tool brands in the southeastern U.S.  The Huntsville office serves manufacturers of precision machined parts in Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, and the Florida panhandle.

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Okuma's New MU-4000V delivers Fast, Powerful and Accurate 5-axis CNC Machining

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (February 24, 2016) Okuma’s new MU-4000V offers 5-axis multi-sided machining and is well suited for the aerospace and die/mold industries. It provides high speed, process intensive machining combined with turning and 5-axis multitasking machining.

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Okuma and Morris South Customer Improves Operations with Custom Machine Tool App

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (February 10, 2016) – Okuma and Morris South customer Precision Products, a manufacturer of precision machined parts for firearms manufacturers and various industries, has written a machine tool app that streamlines their cutting operations, while reducing operator error and scrapped parts. 

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