Building of the worldwide first broaching machines with torque motor as main drive for dry broaching and hard broaching.
Building of the worldwide biggest internal broaching machine with a pulling force of 2000 kN.
Take-over of the company EHINGER Werkzeugmaschinenfabrik, manufacturer of milling - and grinding machines for tooth systems and toll manufacturer.
Foundation of SMF Schleifmaschinenwerke Eichenzell GmbH Manufacturers of profile grinding machines for all application ranges.
Opening of plant 2 at Mühlacker - close to Pforzheim - for the installation of big broach systems and parts manufacturing.
Development of broaching technology dry broaching of broaching machines and broaching tools
Take over of the company Varinelli S.r.l. at Arcore - Italy, manufacturer of braching machines and broaching tools.
Take-over of Firma OSWALD - Werke at Linz - Austria, Manufacturer of broaching tools
Opening of the new and worldwide biggest contract broaching company under the name A. Klink GmbH equipped with broaching machines for all broaching technologies
Installation of vacuum - and hardening equipment
Take-over of Company Spezialwerkzeuge GmbH Zella-Mehlis at Thüringen Manufacturer of broaching tools
Installation of a coating equipment for TIN and TICN coating
Development of broaching technologies HARD BROACHING
Division of Firma Klink and new establishment of Firma Arthur Klink at Pforzheim
Foundation of Firma Klink Werkzeuge und Maschinenfabrk by brothers Arthur Klink and Karl Klink