Gene Haas Given Green Flag for Formula One Team

Gene Haas, owner of Haas Automation, Inc., and co-owner of Stewart-Haas Racing, has been granted a license by Formula One Racing's governing body, the FIA, to field a team in the Formula One world championship in 2015.

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    Sweden Home to Latest Haas Milestone – 150,000th Haas Machine

    Sweden Home to Latest Haas Milestone – 150,000th Haas Machine

    Haas Automation, Inc., is pleased to announce another major milestone in the company's history as one of the world's leading machine tool builders – the production and installation of the 150,000th Haas CNC machine. Learn more »

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    Haas Introduces Line of Big-Bore Turning Centers

    For shops wanting more bar capacity without the space requirements of a larger-footprint lathe, Haas Automation now offers a complete line of big-bore turning centers. Each of these versatile turning centers offers more power, a larger chuck, and greater bar capacity – without having to step up to the next larger machine. Learn more »

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    Haas Chuck Installation Guide

    Follow along as we remove and then re-install a 10" power chuck on a Haas ST-30. In addition, we look at the installation of a collet chuck, and also review removing lighter weight of 6" and 8" chucks, which can be lifted by hand. We also adjust the runout of a manual chuck fitted to a Haas TL-1 Toolroom Lathe, and finish with notes about removing a chuck suffering from a lack of maintenance. Learn more »

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    Haas DT-1 Drill/Tap Center Gets 15K Spindle

    For 2014, Haas Automation has boosted the spindle speed of its very successful DT-1 Drill/Tap center from 12,000 rpm to 15,000 rpm, giving customers the ability to run higher feedrates for small tools and high-speed machining operations. The DT-1 is a compact, high-speed drill and tap machine with full milling capabilities. Learn more »

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    Haas Automation's Goin' Racin'

    Haas Automation, Inc., recently announced that it would be the primary sponsor of Stewart-Haas Racing's #41 Chevrolet for the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup season. And on Wednesday, November 20, the company revealed the new racecar's color scheme. The driver of the Haas #41 Chevrolet is 2004 Sprint Cup Champion Kurt Busch, who joins Stewart-Haas Racing following an impressive 2013 season. Gene Haas, owner of Haas Automation, the largest machine tool manufacturer in the Western World, co-owns Stewart-Haas Racing with three-time Sprint Cup Champion, Tony Stewart.


    How to Properly Cut Lathe Soft Jaws

    Learn the fundamentals of cutting and boring lathe soft jaws from a Haas certified machinist in this informative two-part video. Part 1: Fundamentals and OD Gripping – explores our recommended soft-jaw cutting techniques and the proper way to cut OD gripping jaws. Part 2: ID Gripping, Re-cutting, and Adding a Taper – guides you through more advanced lathe soft jaw cutting/boring techniques, including ID gripping, re-cutting, and adding a taper to your soft jaws.