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WIDIA Partners with Cardinal Manufacturing on IMTS Go-Kart >>
In a project commissioned by WIDIA for the company’s booth at the International Manufacturing Technology Show, students from Cardinal Manufacturing exhibited many qualities their program is designed to build – teamwork, professionalism, and technical skills in machining a custom-made go-kart with WIDIA tooling. The Cardinal team will be at WIDIA’s booth and will showcase the go-kart that one lucky race winner will take home after WIDIA’s customer event, taking place at K1 Speed on Wednesday, September 12.
Feeds, Speeds, and Product Dimensional Data in the Palm of Your Hand >>
WIDIA has created an app to quickly access machining speeds and feeds for WIDIA tooling without interrupting production. The newly released Machining Central app scans the WIDIA product barcode or searches the tool’s corresponding order number or an ANSI or ISO catalog number to automatically generate product information and availability along with feeds and speeds in seconds.
Race to IMTS Focused on Helping Shops Increase Their Speed >>
WIDIA announces “The Race to IMTS,” a competition focused around challenging distributors and end-customers across the United States, Canada and Mexico to increase their speed through new cutting tool and programming technologies.
WIDIA and Mastercam Partnership - New Fast and Simple Tooling Data Solution >>
Mastercam developers worked closely with WIDIA to let users import 3D tool assemblies directly into Mastercam, validate them, and save them in their Mastercam file and/or Tool Library.
Industry Icons Come Together in WIDIA and H. Gerstner & Sons Collaboration >>
WIDIA, known to many as "the original German Carbide" supplier, has announced a special collaboration with H. Gerstner & Sons to bring two shop originals together in a limited-edition H. Gerstner & Sons tool chest.
High Temp Tough >>
WIDIA's new indexable milling grade is the first choice for titanium and other superalloys
Fast and Flexible >>
WIDIA's modular end mills remove more metal in less time than comparable cutting tool systems
Reaming Right >>
WIDIA's new disc-style carbide-tipped reamer offers modular flexibility and top of the line performance