Aluminium machining in new dimensions
Impressive material removal rates - bavius cuts over 20 liters per minute with aluminum high-volume milling cutters from the tool manufacturer MAPAL.
Twice as fast to the titanium component with MAPAL
Aircraft supplier SME Aerospace Malaysia optimises its titanium component machining together with MAPAL and saves 3 hours per component.
Structural parts in record time
Wenzler and MAPAL combine their expertise and provide answers to the question: How can aluminium components be manufactured quickly and precisely?
Well positioned for e-mobility
The die-casting foundry 2A is ready for the transition to electric mobility. MAPAL is at 2A's side as an experienced tool partner.
IMPULSE 81 has been published
Solutions and applications in fluid power technology as well as sustainability are the focus of issue 81 of the MAPAL technology magazine IMPULSE.
The best deep bores with PCD
The automotive supplier Schlote converted the deep drilling of oil channels in clutch housings and reliably achieves five times the service life.
The production must go on
Digital tool management with more than 750 tools from MAPAL ensures smooth large-scale production at Schabmüller Automobiltechnik.
The overall process makes the difference
In direct comparison to the previous machining process, the MAPAL solution brings clear advantages. The consideration of the overall process is decisive here.
Major progress in external reaming of turning workpieces
The Swiss manufacturer W.E. Schultz finishes turned parts with external reamers from MAPAL and reduces cutting costs to 25 and set-up costs to 10 percent.
Learning to connect
Gewerbliche Schule Göppingen taps into MAPAL’s digitalisation know-how
Efficient deburring with robots
The FlyCutter from MAPAL is ideally suited for deburring battery trays. Robot manufacturer KADIA is enthusiastic about the PCD-tipped milling tool.
Adapted hydraulic chuck as a problem solver
Simple, fast, safe and reliable – how the Swiss lathe manufacturer TORNOS is optimising the application performance of its multi-spindle lathe with the help of MAPAL hydraulic chucks.
A new turn for e-mobility
Innovative machining process from NILES-SIMMONS and MAPAL with simultaneous internal and external machining and a combination of turning and boring/fine boring.
Strategic partnership in mould making
Röders GmbH and MAPAL jointly develop the machining strategy for a generic component. The approach is convincing - both in the CAM simulation and on the machine.
3D milling of CFRP prototypes from batch sizes of one
MAPAL supports ERIKS Deutschland GmbH with process expertise and an extensive range of tools for turnkey CFRP machining.
Problem solver even for tricky cases
MAPAL tools demonstrate their performance potential in several problematic applications at the mould making company HaGeForm Sachsen.
Automotive technology for aeroplanes
Machine manufacturer F. Zimmermann GmbH and MAPAL jointly set standards in the project implementation and machining of an aerospace component.
A multi-stage fine boring tool for the highest precision
Multi-stage fine boring tool from MAPAL machines component made of GGG40 with six bores, each with three merging cylindrical areas.
Electronic actuating tool makes milling-turning centre an all-rounder
The integration of the TOOLTRONIC mechatronic tool system into the RX18 milling turning centre from Reiden Technik AG met the customer's high requirements.
Performance boost with NeoMill face milling cutter
NeoMill face milling cutters from MAPAL cut machining times of screw compressors at BOGE Kompressoren by fifty percent.
Optimisation in mould making
On the way to industrial toolmaking, Schülken Form is optimising its production processes. MAPAL tools play an important role in this.
IMPULSE — edition 76 is available
News on e-mobility. New tools for machining titanium as well as valve housings and pot-shaped stator housings. A new module from c-Com.
Practical storage system for tools and accessories
AMT Schmid, manufacturer of drive solutions, facilitates the management of the production equipment with the UNIBASE-S tool dispensing system.
IMPULSE — edition 75 is available
Discover smart solutions as well as the potential of MAPAL’s Tooltronic and the radial milling cutters NeoMill.
When tool expertise and consulting quality match
For the production of sophisticated clamping devices for machine tools, Bonertz Technik GmbH relies on the performance and process reliability of MAPAL tools.
Sophisticated PCD tool concepts for machining aluminium
Carl Hirschmann GmbH processes aluminum forged parts for sports vehicles with multi-stage combination tools from its development partner MAPAL.
High performance in precision machining of aluminium
Aluminum structural components for aircraft are mostly machined from solid. This requires enormous performance and high precision from machines and tools.
IMPULSE edition 74 is available
The latest edition of Impulse is available. One of the main topics is the market launch of MAPAL in the die and mould sector.
Maximum tool life in CFRP thanks to diamond coating
Why MAPAL relies on SP3 technology for the coating of solid carbide tools, what makes their machines special and where the expertise for diamond coatings comes from…
Multi-Site Tool Management 4.0
MAPAL takes over tool management at the Hitachi Automotive Systems Group in Poland, Mexico and Turkey
Walter Formenbau trusts in MAPAL’s expertise
In order to achieve its goal of fully networked production, owner Dr Jens Buchert brought MAPAL on board as a complete supplier.
Conceived from the process – a development partnership between a machine manufacturer and a tool manufacturer
MAPAL and ELHA share a long lasting business association therefore the customers gain huge advantages.
New chucks for standardized Processes
Mitsubishi Motors Corporation relies on the expertise and service of MAPAL when planning a new engine production line at its Kyoto plant.
Increasing efficiency with tool management
Shakti Precision Components has entrusted MAPAL with tool management for its new factory – with success, as significant increases in efficiency are demonstrated.
Highly precise machining of truck engine cylinder bores
High-precision MAPAL actuating tools and a special setting fixture ensure precise and economical production at Mercedes-Benz in Mannheim.
Superlative Fine Boring – Grüner Relies on MAPAL
A tool weighing 207 kilograms performs the internal machining of a transmission housing. MAPAL has developed the appropriate measuring device for the tool.
Challenge of setting to the µm - tactile measurement for less machine downtime
How Alupress saves a lot of time, increases process reliability and works with high precision with the UNISET-P from MAPAL.
Support for every project - CastAlum Ltd Relies on Service from MAPAL
In addition to tools and chucks, MAPAL offers CastAlum Ltd further advantages with its services to achieve the most economical production results.
Aircraft Industries depends on milling cutters for high-volume machining from MAPAL
High volume milling cutters, drilling/countersinking combination tools and reamers in use in the parts production and final assembly of aircraft manufacturer Aircraft Industries.
Machining time halved, process stabilized - multi-cutting edged MAPAL fine boring tool
What role do axle swings play on crawler tracks for tractors and why maximum accuracy is required when machining them.
Digitalisation for regrinding of tools – Transparency and efficiency courtesy of c-Com
Tool management is often the critical point in the regrinding process. How MILLER overcomes this challenge.
Mikuni India steigert Produktivität dank PKD-Werkzeugen von MAPAL
The automotive supplier needs one machining centre less for the process when manufacturing a carburetor housing.
How MAPAL uses the ZEISS PRISMO ultra coordinate measuring machine to accelerate tool development and what this has to do with electric mobility.
Constant velocity joints for electro mobility
Why Neapco relies on ball nose milling cutters from MAPAL for hard machining the homokinetic outer joint of a drive shaft.
Excellent result thanks to close, partnership-based cooperation
MTU Friedrichshafen converts finish machining to minimally invasive face milling. They also achieve evenness improved by a factor of 10 with milling cutters from MAPAL.
External reamer ensures high-precision cylindricity
With the tool for external machining, Völlm machines pins onto planetary carriers economically and with high precision and process reliability
Perfect combination for structural parts – faster, better, lower cutting forces
F. Zimmerman GmbH relies on high volume milling cutters from MAPAL in combination with their machining centre FZH, which therefore raises performance to a whole new level.
Using new solutions for a reliable process - relief bore is introduced in crancshafts
How an automobile manufacturer brings a new process safely into series production with MAPAL by its side as technology partner.
Successfully Re-tooling Machines
How Stefan Plätzer Maschinenbau GmbH has increased the number of parts produced per hour from four to 30.
Concentrated flexibility and efficiency – facing heads and mounting tools from MAPAL
Bühring is tasked with machining complex contours on components for straw balers. Why the company has decided to go for a tool solution from MAPAL