Blog2022-05-13T13:18:42-04:00

The KAAST Blog

Most Recent Posts

26August 2022

KAAST is Going to Fabtech 2022

Categories: Blog, Trade shows|Tags: , , , , , , |

Atlanta, GA November 8-10, 2022 Booth: B9329 Special Pre-Fabtech Pricing! Get a Quote Today! KAAST MACHINE TOOLS, INC Presents Wide Line-Up of Fabrication Equipment at Fabtech 2022 KAAST Machine Tools, Inc. is proud to announce that they will be bringing at least 6 different fabrication and forming machine tools to Fabtech 2022 in Atlanta this [...]

26August 2022

A-Turn SYM CNC Got an Update

Categories: Blog, KAAST news|Tags: , , |

A-Turn SYM CNC Dual Spindle Lathe Gets Updated for 2022 The ever-popular A-Turn SYM (CNC Dual Spindle Lathe) series has been updated to better fit KAAST Machine Tools’ customer needs. This highly productive CNC Dual-Spindle Lathe offers a one-piece 30° slant-bed structural design. Now available in 4 different swing lengths; 22.5”, 27” (new for 2022 [...]

11August 2022

Open House 2022

Categories: Blog, KAAST news|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

OPEN HOUSE 2022 Recap July 18, 2022Aldan, PA: KAAST Machine Tools opened their showroom doors last week and invited existing and potential customers to stop by and see the vast in-stock inventory.  With over 100 machines on the floor and nearly a dozen under power, there was something for everyone from fabricators to job shops to structural engine [...]

27July 2022

Horizontal vs. Vertical Machining Centers

Categories: Blog, Trade shows|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Horizontal vs. Vertical Machining Centers Machining centers are popular pieces of equipment that are useful for many industries, ranging from aviation to agriculture. These tools create products and parts by removing layers of a workpiece's material with precision. Different types of machining centers have unique attributes and deliver unique re [...]

22July 2022

KAAST is Going to IMTS 2022

Categories: Blog, Trade shows|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Chicago, IL September 12-17, 2022 Booth: 338460 Special Pre-IMTS Pricing! Get a Quote Today! KAAST MACHINE TOOLS, INC Heads to IMTS 2022 with their new V-Turn CNC 550 Vertical Lathe! You can find KAAST Machine Tools September 12-17 at IMTS 2022 in Chicago, IL in the McCormick Place, South Building, Level 3, booth 338460: Featuring high-spee [...]

9March 2022

In The News: Modern Machine Shop – Kaast F-Grind AH Series’ Construction Increases Accuracy

Categories: Blog, Fabrication, KAAST news, Manufacturing News, News|Tags: , , |

Modern Machine Shop News Kaast F-Grind AH Series' Construction Increases Accuracy Kaast Machine Tools’ F-Grind AH series of surface grinders features hardened, ground and PTFE-coated table guideways for maximum rigidity, stability, and grinding accuracy. Kaast Machine Tools’ saddle-style F-Grind AH series surface grinders feature hardened, ground [...]

11October 2021

CNC Vertical Machining Center: O’Neill Components Spotlight

Categories: Blog, Education, Fabrication, Manufacturing News, Testimonials, Trade shows|Tags: , , |

CNC Vertical Machining Center: O’Neill Components Spotlight We are checking in with O’Neill Components, who recently added a KAAST VF-Mill 1100 Vertical Machining Center to their factory floor, in this month’s Customer Spotlight. Thermoform tooling is all about surface finish. Thin sheets of heated plastic draw immediate attention to any surfa [...]

15December 2020

Tank maker improves manufacturing processes with innovative equipment

Categories: Blog, Fabrication, KAAST news, Manufacturing News, Testimonials|Tags: |

Tank maker improves manufacturing processes with innovative equipment Rexarc is serving customers needing custom pressure vessels with improved manufacturing processes and innovative manufacturing equipment. “Our reputation in acetylene plants and cylinders is well-earned over our long history of innovation and safety,” said Rob Moyer, CEO of R [...]

13May 2020

General Pros and Cons of Laser, Plasma, and Water Cutting

Categories: Blog, Fabrication, Manufacturing News|Tags: , , |

General Pros and Cons of Laser, Plasma, and Water Cutting From our friends at KAAST Germany: General Pros & Cons of Laser vs Plasma vs Water Cutting Procedure Benefits Disadvantages Oxy Only for structural steel For medium and larger material thickness Economic use of several burner Low investment and wear costs Bad cutting results und [...]

2December 2019

Fabtech 2019 Recap

Categories: Blog, Fabrication, KAAST news, Trade shows|Tags: |

Fabtech 2019 Recap Enjoy our Fabtech 2019 Recap! While the streets of Chicago were only 20°, the aisles of Fabtech 2019 were hot! Over 750 current and potential clients came to say “hi” to us in booth A2967 of the South Hall. Machines presented at the show included bandsaws, a brake, plate and angle rolls, and even a knee-mill. The HPA-P worksh [...]

26September 2019

Customer Spotlight: DK Custom Products

Categories: Blog, Chip-making, Fabrication, Testimonials|Tags: , |

KAAST Machine Tool customer spotlights are all the same: they use our machines to create top of the line products for their customers. But how the machines are used and what they create is a different story in every shop. Harley Davidson riders demand the highest quality parts and accessories. This Customer Spotlight, DK Custom Products has over 1. [...]

16July 2019

HOW TO: Buying a Press Brake

Categories: Blog, Fabrication|Tags: |

From mechanical to hydraulic, and then on to hybrid and electric, press brakes have evolved significantly over the last 100 years. “Accuracy is all that matters,” and “more tonnage for your money” are just a few sales slogans you will hear when shopping for a new brake for your job shop or production floor. Use this "How To Buying a Press Brake [...]

Get A Quote

Get pricing and availability

Call us Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm EST at 1-610-441-7317 or request info here:

Products
Inventory
About Us
Trade Shows

3 Merion Terrace

Aldan, PA 19018 USA

(610) 441-7317

Get A Quote
Contact Us
Newsletter Sign Up
Blog
Go to Top