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The Okuma Larry Schwartz Award for Excellence In Engineering

Photographed from Left to Right: Bill Mara – President, Trevor Smethurst – Vice President of Applications & Engineering, Mike Parking – Applications Technician and Tejal Mehta – Vice President of Operations

We are extremely proud and honored to congratulate one of our Applications Engineers, Mike Parking, as the recipient of The Larry Schwartz Award for Excellence in Engineering at the Annual Okuma Distributor Meeting.

The Larry Schwartz Award is named and in honor of one of Okuma America’s part President’s, Larry Schwartz. This award recognizes commitment and significant contributions in the areas of Sales, Customer Service, Engineering, Leadership, [...]

June 4th, 2018|Blog, Okuma News|

Rapid Growth With No End In Sight – Customer Testimonial

“If you buy a cheap end mill, it’s going to break at the worst possible time. It’s pretty easy to do the math. That’s why we bought the Okumas.”
– Shape WLB

Okuma MB-4000H Horizontal Machining Center

By Shop Metalworking Technology Thirty percent growth year after year. An ever-expanding customer base. High marks from the community you serve. These are a few of the goals shared by all manufacturers, but when there’s not enough capacity to keep up with demand, action must be taken lest those customers turn elsewhere.

This was the situation [...]

April 27th, 2018|Blog, Okuma News|

Tsugami B0325B-II – Special Package Price

The Tsugami M08SY Turning Center with Y-axis allows you to perform highly complex machining, such as turning, drilling, boring, cross-drilling and CNC milling. The main and subspindle are equipped with integral built-in spindle motors which minimize vibration and provide superior accel/decel for heavy duty cutting and fine finishing. The Y-axis enables off center CNC milling of complex parts, and incorporating the subspindle eliminates the need for secondary operations.

Tsugami B0325B-II CNC Precision Automatic Lathe Key Features:

  • Enhanced 5-axis Swiss Style Lathe at minimal investment cost
  • 27 Tool Positions Standard, Optional 39: Combination of rotary tools, ID holders and turning [...]
March 23rd, 2018|Blog, Tsugami News|

Modig RigiMill Continues To Destroy Previous Machine Run Times!

On October 4th, 2017 our machine tool builder, Modig Machine Tool set the new World Record in Chip removal with 1,001 cubic inches per minute! The RigiMill’s spindle speed ran 18,000 RPM at 295 horsepower to machine a SS7075 aluminum alloy material, commonly used for aerospace components.

Check out this testimonial on how the RigiMill ran the same part within 29 minutes providing a 56% Reduction!

RigiMill World Record Chip Removal Details:

  • Material Type: SS7075
  • Spindle Speed: 18,000 RPM
  • Spindle Power: 295 HP (220kW)
  • Chip Volume: 52.3 gallons (198 liters)
  • Solid Material:1,001 cubic inches/min (16.4 liters/min)
December 5th, 2017|Blog|