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  1. Okuma Breaks New Ground With Industry-Leading Warranty Coverage For Machine Tools And Controls
    10/23/2019

    Okuma America Corporation, a world leader in CNC machine tool manufacturing, announces new standard warranty programs for new machine tool purchases effective immediately. The new, standard warranty includes coverage for all Okuma core and high tech products as well as OSP and FANUC controls.

  2. Optimal Reliability In 5-Axis Machining
    10/22/2019

    The Optimizer, an optional module in the hyperMILL VIRTUAL Machining simulation solution from OPEN MIND, enables users to improve NC programs based on the kinematics of the individual machine.

  3. Buehler Debuts AbrasiMet XL Pro™ And AbrasiMet M Powerful Saws For Sectioning Samples At Heat Treat 2019
    10/16/2019

    Buehler, an ITW Company premiered the AbrasiMet XL Pro™ large abrasive cutter and the AbrasiMet M medium sectioning saw at ASM International's Heat Treat Show taking place October 15-17, 2019. Here aerospace and automotive OEMs, suppliers, heat treat and manufacturing facilities seek solutions to improve their production capabilities including the cutting of samples for quality control and inspection.

  4. Maximize Spindle Utilization With A Doosan Gantry Loader
    10/16/2019

    Does this happen too often on your shop floor? A spindle remains idle on a horizontal turning center as it waits for the next blank to be inserted into the chuck. Or pallets of half-finished parts sit on the floor waiting to be loaded manually into the spindle.

  5. Hardinge Introduces GSi Series Turning Centers As An Economical Solution For Manufacturing Of Turned Components
    10/15/2019

    Hardinge Inc., the leading international provider of advanced metal-cutting manufacturing tool solutions and accessories, today announced the introduction of the new Hardinge® High Performance GSi Series of Turning Centers.

  6. PC-Based Software Framework Handles Offline Generation Of ISO Part Programs For CNC Machine Tools
    10/14/2019

    NUM has launched a powerful new software framework tool that enables users of CNC machine tools to generate and test ISO part programs offline. The tool looks set to win across-the-board approval in busy machine shops, where an uninterrupted workflow can provide a key productivity advantage.

  7. Roll-Kraft Adds Electrical Discharge Machine To Mentor, Ohio, Factory
    10/10/2019

    Roll-Kraft has installed a new Electrical Discharge Machine (EDM) on the factory floor at the headquarters facility in Mentor, Ohio. This is the fourth EDM machine at this location and is by far the most technologically advanced.

  8. BIG KAISER Offers New Chip Blower For Cleaning Parts And Tables
    10/4/2019

    BIG KAISER, a global leader in high-performance tooling and systems for metalworking industries, has introduced a new Chip Blower designed to make removing chips and coolant from parts and machine tables fast and easy.

  9. A Closer Look At The RenAM 500Q
    10/1/2019

    Traditional barriers to additive manufacturing (AM) were limited production speed and variation in build quality between machines. However, new multi-laser systems are changing the status quo.

  10. ACU-RITE's Single DRO For All Common Manual Machines
    10/1/2019

    HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION’s ACU-RITE brand introduces new software for its versatile 300 Series digital readout (DRO) that now allows users to control a sinker EDM machine.