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Three cost-effective maintenance options for your BB5000 and BB4500

Three cost-effective maintenance options for your BB5000 and BB4500

The Axial Feed Unit and Rotational Drive Unit for the CLIMAX BB5000 and BB4500 line boring machines require regular maintenance to ensure top performance. Maintaining proper functionality of both units is crucial to sustaining reliability and performance so your line …

FAQ: You wanted to know…

FAQ: You wanted to know…

You ask and we listen! We receive dozens of customer questions every day. Whether you need advice on the best line boring machine option that will meet specific job requirements or information about our summer internship program, we have an …

Automated boring and welding machines yield higher productivity

Automated boring and welding machines yield higher productivity

It may be impossible to think of an industry that isn’t interested in reducing costs associated with labor and worker injuries. In industries with frequent use of heavy equipment, such as construction or manufacturing, repairs and maintenance are everyday operations …

Making the difficult doable

Making the difficult doable

In the field or in the shop, a lot of parts needing repair prove to be awkward. A flange could be at an odd angle, and in a confined space. A gear box might have multiple bores — right next …

What’s New: More options for OD-mount flange facers

We know that our customers constantly face new challenges. New machines from CLIMAX help combat these challenges: The line of outer-diameter-mount (OD) Flange Facers introduced last fall provides a more convenient solution to small flange facing.

Releasing today is the …

In the news: Effective relief for squeezed budgets

In the news: Effective relief for squeezed budgets

High pressure, extreme temperatures, and corrosive materials make preventive maintenance critically important to pipeline health. Add in the role the depressed oil prices have had in rousing concerns about cost-efficiency and profitability, and operators are faced with nearly unprecedented challenges …

Customer POV: Trust creates opportunities

Customer POV: Trust creates opportunities

No matter the industry, trust is an indispensable quality in relationship building. The partnership between Alaska Roteq and CLIMAX is a prime example of how trust can create mutually beneficial opportunities. As a premier machining service provider in Alaska, Alaska …

Part 2: How to properly inspect your bore

In Part 1 last month, we learned that the set-up procedure is the most important part of line boring. However, properly inspecting your bore after you’ve completed a machining or repair job is also critical to ensuring a high-quality result. …

Boring Bar Alignment Part 1:
How to Precisely and Accurately Align the CLIMAX Boring Bar

We sat down with CLIMAX Product Trainer Chase Stewmon to learn about best practices for setting-up and aligning your boring bar. These best practice set-up steps apply to the set-up of any type of boring bar, but are specifically compatible with CLIMAX Line Boring Machines.
Customer POV: CLIMAX helps repair companies grow

Customer POV: CLIMAX helps repair companies grow

Many CLIMAX customers are themselves serving clients of their own. CLIMAX is helping such companies win contracts, solve problems and grow their businesses.