1st Machine Tool Accessories Ltd

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Workholding Specialists

Archives for 2016

Merry Christmas from 1st MTA 2016

Thanks to all of our customers for your support in 2016. We look forward to doing business with you again through 2017. Our last date to despatch orders this year is Thursday, 22nd December, we will be open to recieve orders/queries on the morning of Friday, 23rd December, and we re-open for business as usual […]

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15% Off Kitagawa Chucks in December

For the month of December, 1st Machine Tool Accessories are offering 15% off the price of any Kitagawa chuck. Orders must be recieved by Thursday December 22nd to be eligible. The range of Kitagawa chucks is extensive, and presented here is a short overview of what chucks can be offered. For over half a century, […]

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Kitagawa Chucks Less 15% In December

For the month of December all Kitagawa chucks are less 15%! Give your lathe the gift of superior chucking for Christmas and start the new year with a brand new chuck. This deal is for Kitagawa chucks only, and orders must be recieved by Tuesday December 22nd to be eligible. If you would like to […]

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Magnetic Filter Ensures Clean and Accurate Finish of Tungsten Carbide

Eclipse Magnetics has supplied Hartmetall UK with a Filtramag 2.5 magnetic filter to ensure clean and accurate cutting of tungsten carbide tool blanks. Based in Hartlebury, Worcestershire, Hartmetall is a distributor of tungsten carbide rods, strips, and blocks for cutting tool manufacturers. The Filtramag has allowed the company to reduce cycle times, increase wheel life, […]

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Why Choose a Long Barfeeder?

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Choose Iemca and start saving your company money today and everyday. Substantial savings allowing an ROI of 2-3 years can be made by selecting the correct barfeed and correct application. A barfeed is just a barfeed right? – WRONG – Selecting the wrong barfeed can cause you loss of production, loss of cycle times and […]

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Black Fr1MTAy 2016 Deals

There are some great deals to have this Black Friday from 1st MTA. Black Fr1MTAy Deals Chick 0520/0525 Qwik-Loks 30% OFF Darex V-391 Drill Sharpener 30% OFF Re-Stop Advanced Workstop 20% OFF Abbott Pie Jaws 20% OFF Kitagawa Collet Chucks 20% OFF Contact us on 01725 512517 or enquiries@1mta.com to take advantage of these great […]

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Hitting It From All Angles – Kitagawa 5-Axis Rotary Tables

5 Axis Workholding

The use of rotary tables allows the benefits of one-hit machining to be exploited to the full. Through this process, most – if not all – metal cutting requirements are undertaken by a single machining centre, irrespective of component complexity. The advantages of such a technique are clear. They include: only one machine set-up; one […]

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Magnetic Lifting A Real Positive

The Tecnomagnete MaxX Lifter is the most practical, safe, and economical way to handle ferrous loads, floors, round, finished, or raw. The load is lifted from the top with ease, without deformation or damage. Available in a variety of models, with maximum lifting capacity ranging from 125kg to 2,000kg, the benefits of the MaxX Lifters […]

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1st MTA at Mazak Open House – 22nd to 25th November

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A range of 1st Machine Tool Accessories’ products will be on show in live demonstrations at the Mazak Open House in Worcester from 22nd to 25th November. Our technical representative Giovanni Albanese will be on hand all week if you have any workholding questions, queries, or if you just want a chat. The Open House […]

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Bespoke Workholding Solutions

Bespoke Workholding Solution

Every workholding project is different. Here at 1st MTA we understand that when certain jobs come in, your workshop may not be ready.Our technical experts love a challenge, they’ve got together to outline the key scenarios that call for bespoke workholding. That big job that you’re not sure where to start with Large forgings can […]

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