Alta Precision is an industry-leading manufacturer of commercial aircraft landing gear in Montreal, QC, Canada. When they recently expanded their production facility to introduce a new landing gear product,
Shop Metalworking Technology recently featured updated technology in the new B850 model of rack-and-pinion deep hole drilling machine. The new model includes modernized feed systems and a new, high-performance, helical-geared transmission for increased rigidity and reduced backlash. Other elements, such as intuitive, user-friendly controls, have been integrated into this and other, similar models.