Category Archives: Machining & Machinery

Trotec Presents A New Laser Engraver: The Speedy 360

Profitability by Design

Trotec is proud to unveil their newest addition to the Speedy line of laser engravers, the Speedy 360. Developed with productivity, flexibility and usability in mind, the innovative Speedy 360 has been designed to incorporate a brand new focus mode featuring Sonar TechnologyTM. Sonar TechnologyTM, based on ultrasonic sensors, provides the highest level of accuracy, ensuring precise engraving results.

Trotec Laser Launch New Engraving Materials Range

Through the acquisition of ILC, the expert for laminated plastics, Trotec now offer a full range of consumables

Engraving materials with proven quality

Trotec has worked with ILC, who have a wealth of experience in producing plastics and laminates, for a number of years.

Starrett Core Ejector addresses an age old problem

Following comprehensive product testing and evaluation at its facility in Jedburgh, the L.S. Starrett Company is launching a cost-effective and simple solution to an age old problem. The company’s new Core Ejector for bi-metal hole saws has been designed and developed to effectively remove the slug of material that usually ends up inside the cup of the hole saw once it passes through
the sheet material being cut.

Accutool Advance in High Speed Machining

Irish engineering company Accutool has installed new machinery and innovations to best provide customers when producing quality parts. They have a dedicated medical cell with a fully validated production line, ultrasonic cleaning, laser marking, bead blasting, hex shearing, and a Brown & Sharp CMM with a Renishaw 5 axis measuring head in a temperature controlled room.

Hone-All Orders Two Deep Hole Boring Machines

The relentless growth at Hone-All has now seen the deep hole boring and turning specialist invest over £650,000 in two new deep hole boring machines from TIBO Tiefbohrtechnik. The Leighton Buzzard subcontract machining company has purchased the German built TIBO B250 and B80 units to increase capacity and extend the maximum boring dimensions from its existing 200mm diameter up to 250mm with a length capacity of 3.2m.


An innovative new service has launched,designed to help manufacturing businesses buy and sell CNC machinery with complete confidence and ease.

The website is an easy-to-navigate online auction system for buying and selling CNC machine tools in the UK and Europe, with a location set up in the United States to cater for the global market.