Posted April 17, 2023

New tools for Swiss-Type CNC Automatic Lathes

Platinum Tooling Technologies, Inc. has expanded the line of line of live and static toolsfor Swiss-Type CNC Automatic Lathes to include 1:4 speed increasers for the most current Citizen machine models. The company is the exclusive importer of Heimatec live tools, angle heads, and multi-spindle heads.

Heimatec_Citizen Multiple Spindle Tool Designed to optimize the machine’s parameters, these precision tools are efficient and cost effective.

Originally developed for the manufacture of precision parts in the watch industry, Swiss-type CNC Automatic Lathes are now widely used throughout the industry to produce automotive components, screws and pins for the medical industry, and precision parts for electrical engineering.

According to the companies, the goal of Platinum Tooling and Heimatec during the development of this line was to construct a series of tools that would offer the greatest possible processing quality and longest service life, while additionally enhancing the machine’s capabilities with the use of speed increasers. To achieve this, Heimatec incorporates the highest quality bearings, ground gear components, spindles, and housings to produce superior tools with maximum rigidity.