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Project Success: Used Valve Grinder Wins Admiration of New Owner

Project Success: Used Valve Grinder Wins Admiration of New Owner

Portability and precision are two key attributes that make CLIMAX products popular all over the world. But an industrial valve repair shop in Canada puts two other factors at the top of the list of reasons for loving their grinding …

The Basics: When Something That Should Be Flat, Square or Smooth - Isn’t

The Basics: When Something That Should Be Flat, Square or Smooth – Isn’t

At their core, problems CLIMAX customers encounter typically boil down to two characteristics: Something that should be flat or smooth isn’t any longer, and it’s in a place where repair facilities are inconveniently far off. When faced with these challenges, …

How-To: Leveling Your Flange Facer in 8 Easy Steps

How-To: Leveling Your Flange Facer in 8 Easy Steps

Accurately leveling and centering your flange facer is an essential part of machining. To save time and ensure a project is cost-efficient, it’s crucial that operators complete this set-up process the right way before beginning a machining job. With limitations …

FAQ: You Asked, We Listened

FAQ: You Asked, We Listened

Keep your questions coming – our FAQ is back! From advice on flange facing solutions to information about our global training offerings, we have an answer readily available for you.

To help our customers stay up to date on the …

New motors power up CLIMAX line boring machines

CLIMAX customers have long considered the BB5000 Boring Bar to be the most versatile and user-friendly line boring machine on the market. They report that the machine is easy to set up, extremely rigid and surprisingly powerful even in the …

Tackling Mining Repair Challenges in the Powder River Basin

Tackling Mining Repair Challenges in the Powder River Basin

Located in the heart of the Powder River Basin, Pro-Line Machining’s portable machine tool offerings help keep the region’s large mining equipment operating at peak performance. Supplying approximately 40 percent of the nation’s coal, the Powder River Basin is the …

Five Steps to Creating a Phonographic Finish

Five Steps to Creating a Phonographic Finish

Preventing leaks and maintaining effective sealing of flanged surfaces is crucial in the oil, gas and chemical industry. Regular inspection and preventative maintenance procedures can help prevent crises and ensure operations run efficiently. Flanged surfaces that require preventative maintenance include …

BB5000 and BW1000 Training Success Story

BB5000 and BW1000 Training Success Story

While many companies partner with independent contractors to support machining jobs, others take machining and repairs in house, seeking to operate in a more efficient and cost-effective manner. Due to the sheer size and scope of projects in the heavy …

New and improve flange facer goes big

Safety, versatility, capability. Excellence in each of those areas is what CLIMAX was aiming for when developing the new FF6300 flange facer. If early beta tests are any indication, the aim was true.

The FF6300, available for purchase or …

Axial Feed Unit Preventive Maintenance: Dos and Don’ts

Axial Feed Unit Preventive Maintenance: Dos and Don’ts

Last month, we shared three cost-effective maintenance options for your BB5000 and BB4500 to ensure top performance. This month, we’re focused on preventive maintenance.

A preventive maintenance routine looks different for each customer since a routine is dependent on the …