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Local Lads Making World-Class Custom Classics

14 Jul,2017 - There are few things we love more than a fast machine, here at Machines4u. A fast machine, fine-tuned and built to perfection from the ground up? Well, that’s basically catnip to us. So, when we found out about some local lads who are building world-class customs, we may have spent a little too much ‘work ...

Quick-Tips to Prolong Your Metalworking Coolant

17 Jun,2017 - If you’ve recently started cutting steel with a CNC or any other machine that utilises coolants, it’s best to be aware of any bacteria that may be contaminating your coolant tanks. An issue simply developed from poor upkeep, coolant tanks can develop solids and swarfs, soon becoming a breeding ground for bacteria and contamination. How does ...

4 Simple Tips to Boost Your Bandsaw Productivity

07 Jun,2017 - Bandsaw blades are consumables which means their value to you is measured by their longevity. Investing in a high-performance bandsaw is all well and good but, much like a high performance car, if the operator’s not on their game, the machine won’t function to the height of its capabilities. If your bandsaw blade is losing its ...

Variobend’s Flagship Bender: The Next Generation In Metal Folding Machinery?

31 May,2017 - It’s the cutting edge in sheet metal folding machinery and is planned to revolutionise the folding industry as a whole. At Austech 2017, we sat with Peter Staebner, Director of Stamac Engineering, to discuss what may unravel to be the next generation of metal forming machinery. Boasting unrivalled efficiency, Variobend’s Flagship folding machine was explained ...

Meet The Metal Plate Rollers Used By NASA

31 May,2017 - When it comes to metal rolling and forming, Davi is a name known around the world. Promoting themselves as the largest plate rolling and angle roll manufacturer in the world, the title ‘most popular’ is one that might also fit well with the group. Their resume sure speaks for itself. Davi’s rollers and formers have ...

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