Entries from July 2008

New Doosan Puma Turn/Mill Center Purchased by Royal Machine & Tool

July 23rd, 2008 Comments Off on New Doosan Puma Turn/Mill Center Purchased by Royal Machine & Tool

Berlin, CT — New Doosan Puma 300MSC Turn/Mill Center with multi-tasking capabilities allows Royal Machine to free up two machine spindles previously required for secondary operations. Reductions in multiple setups and handling will combine cost savings in labor with the faster scheduling, completion and delivery of orders … thus, allowing Royal to offer customers better […]

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Specially Designed Right Angle Fixture for Rotor Housings Announced by Royal Machine & Tool

July 22nd, 2008 Comments Off on Specially Designed Right Angle Fixture for Rotor Housings Announced by Royal Machine & Tool

Berlin CT – Royal Workholding Right Angle Fixtures for Rotor Housings are specially designed for machining various test pockets and slots…allowing four (4) operations from a common diameter. Designed and built in the USA, these special right angle fixtures are part of a series of highly specialized hydraulic and manual operated fixtures designed and built […]

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Selecting the Appropriate Chuck

July 22nd, 2008 Comments Off on Selecting the Appropriate Chuck

When processing a workholding job (and to optimize the process), there are a number of considerations in selecting the appropriate chuck. In most cases the least consideration is the way the chuck holds a part. Initially, you must first look at the work piece you want to hold. A round piece of bar stock is […]

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Today, Workholding Has Taken on a Whole New Challenge

July 22nd, 2008 Comments Off on Today, Workholding Has Taken on a Whole New Challenge

There are still many chucks manufactured fifty years ago that are still working today in making quality parts. However, with the demand for higher speeds and feeds, improved surface finishes and tighter tolerances has come changes in manufacturing. CNC Controlled Machines replaced Manual Lathes. The tooling industry developed Coated Carbides to attain the higher demanded […]

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New VISION WIDE Double Column Machining Center Purchased by Royal Machine & Tool

July 22nd, 2008 Comments Off on New VISION WIDE Double Column Machining Center Purchased by Royal Machine & Tool

Berlin, CT – Royal Machine & Tool has announced the installation of a new VISION WIDE Machining Center which will provide the machining and weight capacities required in meeting their customers’ ever-increasing needs for the machining of large workpieces …as well as the Aerospace and Defense Industry’s demands for large specially designed fixtures. The New […]

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The Three “R’s” of Chuck Maintenance… REPAIRING, RECONDITIONING OR REPLACING

July 22nd, 2008 Comments Off on The Three “R’s” of Chuck Maintenance… REPAIRING, RECONDITIONING OR REPLACING

Answering the question…”How do you decide which is correct for your situation?” There are still many chucks manufactured fifty years ago that are still working today and making quality parts. However, when (or if) a chuck(s) begins to perform improperly, you must make an important decision as to either repair, recondition or replace the defective […]

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Royal Machine & Tool Expands its Aerospace Industry Workholding Options and Services

July 22nd, 2008 Comments Off on Royal Machine & Tool Expands its Aerospace Industry Workholding Options and Services

Berlin, CT – Realizing the ever-increasing importance of the Aerospace Industry and its demands and needs for innovative workholding engineering, designs, products and services, Royal Machine & Tool Corporation has announced the expanding of its aerospace workholding services. In making the announcement, Richard Ruscio, President, said, “Our workholding specialists are experienced In the engineering, designing, […]

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Royal Machine & Tool Expands Range of Contract Machining Options and Service

July 22nd, 2008 Comments Off on Royal Machine & Tool Expands Range of Contract Machining Options and Service

Berlin, CT- Over 35 precision CNC Lathes, Vertical and Horizontal Machining Centers provide a wide range of manufacturing capabilities…from single prototype machining to high volume, sophisticated production requirements. “The recent additions of automatic bar feed and sub-spindle capabilities to Royal’s Turning Centers now allow us to offer faster service and even more competitive pricing”, stated […]

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20% Increase in Machining Capacity of Larger Size Power Chucks Announced by Royal Machine & Tool

July 2nd, 2008 Comments Off on 20% Increase in Machining Capacity of Larger Size Power Chucks Announced by Royal Machine & Tool

Berlin, Ct – The recent purchase of a Supermax TV Series 158B Vertical Machining Center by Royal Machine & Tool will allow the machining of larger size power chucks ranging in sizes up to 40” in diameter…and increase overall machining capacity by 20%. The 40 horsepower Supermax VMC features a 10,000RPM spindle with thru-spindle coolant […]

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Larger Size Power Chucks Up to 72″ Diameter Produced by Royal Machine & Tool

July 2nd, 2008 Comments Off on Larger Size Power Chucks Up to 72″ Diameter Produced by Royal Machine & Tool

Berlin, Ct – Royal Machine & Tool Corporation has announced the expanding of their capacity to now produce Large Diameter Power Chucks in sizes ranging up to 72″ in diameter for power or manual operations and rotating/non-rotating applications. The Large Diameter Power Chucks are now available in standard 2-Jaw, 3-Jaw, 4-Jaw and a combination 2/3 […]

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