Tool Grinding Machines
Regrinding lathe tools, drills and
milling heads is essential in delivering high standards. When the lathe tools,
milling heads and drills wear down, the machine can deliver unreliable or
substandard work. The tools need to be
maintained for the machine to function at its best.
machines keep the tool sharp and bring it
back into shape. Tool grinding machines can also be used for tool production. To be able to machine any complex tool geometry, a
conventional or CNC tool grinding machine usually has 5 axis.
What is a Tool Grinder?
Tool Grinders are machines that sharpen, fix and
produce tool parts, along with various other cutting tools such as milling
cutters. They can provide a range of
different grinding functions.
When working, tools and cutters need to be extremely
sharp and of the best standards, to prevent them from delivering below par
products. Tools are exposed to extreme force, friction and stress in their use
and their job is to deliver precision outcomes, so they must be maintained and
prevented from wearing down by using a tool grinding machine.
Modern and up to date machines for metal and woodwork
have lubricant cooling dispensers attached, but this alone cannot prevent the
tools from wear and tear. For this
reason, the tool grinding machine is a key piece of equipment within production
sites big and small in ensuring high quality delivery as well as decreasing the
need for repairs.
How does a Tool
Grinding Machine work?
The grinding function can be manual or automatic,
although they must be observed when in use. The user needs to be well versed in the tool grinding machine and
understand how the metal workpiece and the grinding wheel work together. The grinding machine is not normally mounted
onto the table.
CNC tool grinding machines are normally the ones used
in big companies, due to the fact a central computer manages the grinding and
cutting processes. The amendments generally require miniscule measurements and
accurate movement, so there is extensive room for error. The opportunity for
human error is decreased with these machines, as the process is managed in full
by the CNC Grinder tool
Although these new machines can be more costly,
businesses can reduce the cost by buying used tool and cutter grinders. There may be upkeep, servicing and
maintenance costs, but they are solid pieces of machinery that have a long
What do I need to know to operate
a Tool Grinding Machine safely?
●You must always wear goggles to protect your eyes
●Always inspect grinding wheels for cracks before mounting.
●Grinding wheels must be kept within the recommended speed limit.
●Do not move the workpiece or work mounting devices when in use.
●You can never adjust the work whilst operating the machine: turn the machine off, first
●Never cut below the recommended depth of the machine or the wheel.
What are the best-known brands ?
Some of the brands you can buy from us: Anor, Gockel, ZM, reform, Amada, VAM, Camurri, Ngar Abi, Trumpf, Breda, Loroch, Ohler, Wagner, ...
Completely refurbished and tested Second-hand
Tool Grinding Machines
We return all machines to as good as new condition, as well as upgrading
and adjusting the lathe to your particular requirements. All our lathes are
fully approved and in top working order.
Why buy Second-hand Tool Grinding Machines from us?
We have extensive industry experience in this area and are specialists
in the procurement and sales of used industrial machinery including grinders
and lathes amongst many others.
We have a large amount of stock and take care
of everything from dismantling to the transport and installation at your place
of choice in one easy process. Our staff are also experts in their field and
can offer support and guidance throughout.
Please contact us with any
questions you have, we are always happy to share our expertise!