Over 4K Cutting Tools from LMT Onsrud Available on MachiningCloud
STANS, Switzerland, Jun 27, 2018 - Over 4,000 LMT Onsrud cutting tools can now be found on MachiningCloud. LMT Onsrud is a manufacturer of solid carbide premium cutting tools utilized within the aerospace, medical, automotive, and energy industries. MachiningCloud is a product data provider for cutting tools, CNC machines and workholding.
The LMT Onsrud MachiningCloud partnership utilizes the convenience of cloud-based technology, which enables customers to optimize the way they gather information for their manufacturing operations. This technology allows machinists to effortlessly search for the proper cutting tool that best fits their cutting conditions, without having to read through catalogs or multiple websites.
Furthermore, LMT Onsrud’s customers are now able to increase their productivity and achieve greater accuracy by easily downloading descriptive, usage and geometric information directly into their shop floor software, such as CAM, simulation, and tool management systems.
Per Mark Hemmerling, LMT Onsrud’s Vice President Sales and Marketing, “At LMT Onsrud, we see the MachiningCloud solution as a seamless fit for our customers to research and select the most appropriate cutting tool for their application. More than ever, CNC programmers are being stretched to their limits and by streamlining the data exchange, they can focus on what matters most, productivity.”
“The ability for LMT Onsrud customers to feed product data directly into their shop software offers a tremendous benefit over paper catalogs and websites as MachiningCloud eliminates the need for manual entry,” says Pierre-Francois Tavard, Senior Product Manager of MachiningCloud. “Finding the right cutting tool quickly and reducing the time to assemble the optimum combination of tool components will enable customers to save time and improve their shop’s workflow.”
About LMT Onsrud
Founded in 1946, the Onsrud Cutter Manufacturing Company’s initial product offerings were high-speed steel router bits, milling cutters, and carbide tipped tools with expansion into tooling lines that are used to cut plastics and composites for the marine and aircraft industries. The company’s latest end mills are utilized to mill aluminum / non-ferrous materials along with exotic metals used within today’s aerospace, defense, energy, and medical industries as well as other technical applications.
In 1999, LMT Onsrud became part of the LMT Group. Today, LMT Onsrud operates out of a 64,000 sq ft facility located in Waukegan, IL. The company continues to manufacture high-quality tooling to meet their customers’ requirements. For more information, visit www.onsrud.com.
MachiningCloud is dedicated to leading a digital shift within the discrete manufacturing industry to deliver a new level of operational efficiency. Cloud-based applications, resources, services, knowledge, and digital product data from the world’s leading manufacturers of cutting tools, machine tools, workholding and specialty products are providing efficiency improvements by facilitating the flow of data to and from today’s data-intensive shop-floor.
For cutting tool manufacturers and their customers, the MachiningCloud app is an Industry 4.0 solution delivering up-to-date cutting tool manufacturers’ product knowledge and data, fast-tracking cutting tool selection, CNC programming, simulation and shop floor operations. By providing data from the world’s leading suppliers, MachiningCloud eliminates the hassles of searching through printed catalogs, telephone calls and multiple websites to find optimal tooling, while also removing the burden of manually typing tooling data into CAD/CAM software. For more information about MachiningCloud, Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0 solutions, visit www.machiningcloud.com.