The NEW Gripsafe Gripmeter from Pratt Burnerd International makes Health and Safety headaches a thing of the past

Pratt Burnerd International, a division of 600 UK have launched their new chuck force measurement Gripsafe gripmeter at MACH 2016.  The Gripsafe accurately measures and records chuck gripping forces within seconds. This new, innovative product, suitable for use on all makes of chuck, has been developed to help customers comply…

F & H Machine Tools have been appointed the agents for Wilson Tool in South Africa

F & H Machine Tools (Pty) Ltd are proud to announce that they have been appointed the agents for Wilson Tool in South Africa. Since 1981, Wilson Tool International® Ltd (www.wilsontool.com) has been a leading provider of punch press tooling, press brake tooling and accessories for the sheet metal industry…

New products and orders make EMO Milan a welcome return for 600 UK

The benchmark Harrison Alpha range celebrated its 20th anniversary at EMO Milan, having been launched at the same exhibition in 1995, so to mark the occasion, 600 UK launched the brand new 3-axis version of the Harrison Alpha range at the show, where distributors and customers alike could see it…

Takisawa FX-800 at EMO Milan 2015

The robust construction of this machine’s bed structure combines high rigidity and tightly controlled thermal characteristics which are further reinforced by the rigidity of the linear guide-way on the Z-axis and the box guide-ways on the X- and Y-axes to give superior shock absorbing capacity during the turning process. Both…