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March 17, 2021

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Questions Remain About Boeing's Relationship With FAA

Questions Remain About Boeing's Relationship With FAA

Two years after the second fatal crash involving Boeing Co.’s 737 Max, questions remain about the aircraft maker’s relationship with the Federal Aviation Administration, The Seattle Times said. Both the maker of aircraft and the federal agency "still face intense scrutiny and calls for more accountability.”

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ExOne Reports a Breakthrough in 3D Printing Aluminum

ExOne Reports a Breakthrough in 3D Printing Aluminum


A project co-funded by Ford Motor Co. and the ExOne Co. had a team of engineers, material scientists, and manufacturing experts develop a patent-pending process for rapid and reliable binder jet 3D printing and sintering of aluminum that ExOne said...

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The Connected Control

The Connected Control


The internet and cloud-based computing are changing how manufacturers use CNC machines. For shop owners, the question is whether their operations are ready for the changes. Contributing Editor Kip Hanson examines the issues involved and recent trends.

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Reduce Scrap Moisture Content & Simplify Handling

Reduce Scrap Moisture Content & Simplify Handling

Briquetting your metal scrap reduces moisture content and simplifies handling, allowing you to get more money from your scrap dealer and to save on coolant. Pucks are easy to re-melt, transport, or store—freeing up floor space and creating a cleaner shop.

“Based upon current prices and the density of the test briquettes, we get $0.17 per pound more for our briquetted material over loose chips.” —Jack Rovan, Martin-Baker Johnstown

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Advanced Toolholding Secures Part Quality for High End Job Shop

Advanced Toolholding Secures Part Quality for High End Job Shop


Precision Swiss Products Inc. is focused on pursuing only those jobs that involve extremely difficult components and materials—a strategy that continues to keep the shop successful. Advanced toolholding has helped the shop's business strategy.

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'Methods Machine Tools Moves Chicago Technical Center

Methods Machine Tools Moves Chicago Technical Center


Methods Machine Tools Inc. has moved its Chicago Technical Center, relocating to a larger facility to expand its customer services in the Midwest. “We examine everything through a customer-focused lens,” said Don Miller, general manager of Methods’...

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Connected Manufacturing: Opportunities and Risks of Today’s Digital Technology

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Automation in the Age of COVID-19

Automation in the Age of COVID-19


The COVID-19 pandemic has spurred changes in the way automation is deployed. Collaborative robots, or cobots, are part of the equation. Contributing Editor Ed Sinkora examines the questions being raised and how they're being answered.

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Tesla's Musk Adds Title of 'Technoking'

Tesla's Musk Adds Title of 'Technoking'


Tesla Inc.has added the title of "technoking of Tesla" to CEO Elon Musk's list of official titles, Reuters reported, citing a regulatory filing. The maker of electric vehicles also said CFO Zachary Kirkhorn has also been named "master of coin." Tesla has said it will...

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NEW Episode – Additive Snack Podcast

NEW Episode – Additive Snack Podcast

In the newest episode of EOS’ Additive Snack podcast, host Fabian Alefeld is joined by CEO of Link3D, Shane Fox. Listen in as Fabian and Shane discuss the entire concept of digital transformation – how to start your additive manufacturing (AM) journey, how to see through buzzwords, and how to focus on practical benefits of AM. Subscribe and listen to it wherever you get your podcasts!

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Looking to purchase a vision system? Consider these key questions first.

Looking to purchase a vision system? Consider these key questions first.

For any process, your vision system is an integral part of operations. With a range of vision systems and vision system providers out there, it can be tough to determine which system is best for your application. Here are 5 important questions to ask a provider or manufacturer before buying a vision system, so you can ensure you get the system that best suits your application and your facility.

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