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Aerospace update for 2013

Aerospace update for 2013

22nd January 2013
In the UK the aviation / aerospace industry is a multi-billion pound industry with several major players central to the well-being of the industry.  Companies such as Rolls Royce, with more than 14,000 engines in service, Bombardier Aerospace, manufacturers of a large range of regional and business airc... more
Carbide Recycling

Carbide Recycling

18th January 2013
Metals and carbides are now in danger of becoming somewhat of a rarity.  With the earth's natural resources allegedly on the brink of permanent depletion, it is essential that we make the most of what we already have.  Carbide and metal recycling may just be the answer to what we are facing today.   R... more
Keep Automotive Manufacturing in the UK

Keep Automotive Manufacturing in the UK

18th January 2013
The UK automotive manufacturing industry has defied predictions of a slump and has been growing throughout this year.  Vehicle output, investment levels and number of employees have all increased, showing signs of market recovery.  However, industry players need to avoid complacency.  Economic condition... more
Turning aerospace materials

Turning aerospace materials

16th January 2013
The methodology involved in the creation and design of aerospace materials is an important factor to consider and much time and investment has been expended in investigating high-performance turning strategies to more efficiently cut these materials.  Significant improvements have been made in the techn... more
What tap should I select?

What tap should I select?

15th January 2013
Selecting the right-cutting tools for a manufacturing procedure can spell the difference between operational success and failure for many companies.  This, as a result, makes it quite obvious that tools and other equipments hold special significance in the manufacturing industry, especially during the p... more
Turning of Automotive Components

Turning of Automotive Components

3rd January 2013
Automotive parts that are used in the manufacturing process of vehicles need to be very precise and should adhere to strict requirements and specifications. Even small deficiencies in the auto parts cannot be tolerated, as the stakes are high.     To obtain or manufacture products of the highest quali... more
Save Money by Reducing Cycle Time

Save Money by Reducing Cycle Time

3rd January 2013
An automotive manufacturer can look at various ways to increase turnover and profitability. Some of these ways include cutting down on costs, investing in better technology and adjusting the price structure. Each of them has its own advantages and disadvantages and every organisation uses a combination ... more
Milling of Automotive Component

Milling of Automotive Component

21st December 2012
Automotive component manufacturing is a somewhat complex process and involves the assembling of a multitude of different parts that are necessarily designed and built with great precision.  Each of these automotive parts is created through a manufacturing process according its functionality.     There... more
Automotive Sector Forecast for 2013

Automotive Sector Forecast for 2013

21st December 2012
  The onset of economic recession towards the end of 2008 hit the world hard and left no industry untouched by its devastating effects. The automotive industry, which is one of the most important sectors with millions of jobs and supporting industries, also suffered serious setbacks.     Many auto-... more
Electronic Marketing is Most Efficient Form of Marketing These Days

Electronic Marketing is Most Efficient Form of Marketing These Days

17th December 2012
Social media has proven to be one of the more remarkable innovations of this 21st Century.  No sphere of life is left untouched by Social Media tools and they have consequently transformed the way people connect and communicate.  Along the way it has also, almost accidentally, created a new and powerful... more
Cheap Tooling = High Cost!

Cheap Tooling = High Cost!

11th December 2012
To set up a small firm or establish a large manufacturing company, one needs to equip the shop with the required tools and equipment to run the business.  It is understandable that one might try to save money wherever possible by purchasing the least expensive tools.  However, one should take sufficient... more
Why Talking about Your Success is Important?

Why Talking about Your Success is Important?

10th December 2012
The automotive industry is clearly a business sector that carries the burden of huge expectations from all corners of the market.  Every year, top brands come up with a range of new models of cars and other vehicles into the market, hoping to capture increased market share and thereby pump up their over... more
Study analyses Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) demand by 2020

Study analyses Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) demand by 2020

6th December 2012
According to a new study by the VDMA there will be an increase in the use of high-strength Carbon Fibre Reinforced Plastic (CFRP) and Glass Fibre Reinforced Plastic (GFRP) components up to 2020.  Their forecast is of growth up to 17 percent annually making the lightweight construction with composite mat... more
Edit your own complex workpiece

Edit your own complex workpiece

6th December 2012
When we visited the Turn & Mill Experience Centre in Bielefeld it certainly delivered on its promise to give its visitors a user-oriented experience.  We were given a real-life demo of the milling machine, with turning and milling technology and six-sided complete machining on request.  We greatly enjoy... more
High feed milling cutters from LMT Tools

High feed milling cutters from LMT Tools

6th December 2012
High Speed Manufacturing is the newest technological marvel that has taken the manufacturing industry by storm.  With the demand for newer products rising with every passing day, it has become impossible to ignore the advancements in technology and conversely very important to implement the modern advan... more
LMT develops tailor coating for Speedcore

LMT develops tailor coating for Speedcore

6th December 2012
In the field of manufacturing, nothing is more important than advancements and improvements in the manufacturing processes themselves.  With newer technologies emerging on a day-to-day basis and succeeding to gaining industry attention and market share, it is important to efficiently research and develo... more
The importance in the development of micro cutters in micro-systems technology

The importance in the development of micro cutters in micro-systems technology

3rd December 2012
The importance of micro-system technology is growing and as a consequence, the demand for suitable micro tools for editing these delicate components is rising as well.  This also brings great improvements in the medical technology that is being utilised in varied applications like, for example, the manu... more
LMT Tools are a class apart

LMT Tools are a class apart

2nd December 2012
As the number of cars produced increases, the demand too increases rapidly.  However, the question is how can we develop higher capacities at supplier companies in gear production, while minimising the production costs for a component?  One way to achieve this has been shown by the teeth experts at LMT ... more
Higher productivity through complete machining

Higher productivity through complete machining

25th November 2012
As a criterion for efficiency in the manufacturing processes, experience is very important when it comes to time and cost calculation, as the length of the time needed per machine needs to be established.  The bottom line is this: the shorter the machine time, the more efficient the processing. Howe... more
Perfect aluminium surfaces at a glance

Perfect aluminium surfaces at a glance

14th November 2012
From where does the fascination for cars and driving fast arise? If one were to ask this question, the answer would mostly be that the raw acceleration, smoothness and even the roar of the engine all play a role in it.    It is also quite important for the car to sport an attractive design with its in... more