The Sharp E Newsletter - March 2011


High productivity production tool grinding is our focus this month. We take a closer look at the ANCA TapX (Tap Grinder) and the new ANCA TXcell tool grinder, which ramp up productivity by doing more processes on one machine. We give you a sneak peak at our popular free eBook “7 Hot tips to accelerate your carbide tool production” and we show you how ANCA’s flexible software helps you fine tune your production rates. If you no longer wish to receive this newsletter, please follow the unsubscribe link at the end of this email.

TXcell launch to the world market at IMTS 2010

ANCA launched its revolutionary new TXcell machine at IMTS 2010 Exhibition in Chicago, USA. We outline how the versatile TXcell enables the new process of ‘Blanket Grinding’ where all tool manufacturing from Blank stock to finished Tool are achieved within a single manufacturing cell, in a single set-up. We consider the exciting benefits this provides in terms of productivity, flexibility and precision.

7 Hot Tips to Accelerate Your Carbide Tool Production

Improve your production and save money with our 7 hot tips for carbide tool production. Everything from wheels, coolant and tool support to optimization, temperature compensation and 3D simulation receive the Hot Tip treatment in the search for better carbide tool production.

TapX - Huge Savings in Tap Production

ANCA’s innovations have often turned the cutting tool production market on its head. The TapX may well be the machine to do just that in the tap production market. We explore the economics of scrapping traditional production lines of single operation machines and replacing them with the TapX, ANCA’s single set-up, full production tap grinder. 

ANCA Software Tips - 4 Productivity Tips

ANCA is known for its flexible software. Make it work even better for you with these 4 Productivity tips focusing on how to best monitor your productivity and your spindle load, wheel wear compensation and how to scale your tools to minimise programming time. Monitoring machine productivity and other parameters is the first step towards production optimisation.

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