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DMG Mori Displays Manual, Automated Processes at Manufacturing Days Event

DMG Mori Displays Manual, Automated Processes at Manufacturing Days Event

A two-day DMG Mori event offered a variety of guests the ability to tour the company's state-of-the-art factory in Davis, Calif., and learn about DMG Mori’s products and production processes through a series of seminars, such as 'Digital Factory - Quality Through Assembly,' 'Myth: Automation is Only for High Volume,' and 'Digital Factory - Machine and Tool Monitoring.' Contributing Editor Pat Evans describes what took place at the company's Manufacturing Days event.

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New Sandvik Coromant Center to Open in Mebane, N.C.

New Sandvik Coromant Center to Open in Mebane, N.C.


Toolmaker Sandvik Coromant is building a new center in Mebane, N.C., to showcase the latest in innovation and digital machining. The center will allow customers and partners to learn the latest technology and digital machining techniques, including CoroPlus, a platform that brings connectivity to manufacturing, according to the company.

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GM To Sell Shuttered Lordstown Plant to Electric Truck Maker Lordstown Motors

GM To Sell Shuttered Lordstown Plant to Electric Truck Maker Lordstown Motors


General Motors has sold its factory in Lordstown, Ohio, to Lordstown Motors, which says it will make electric pickup trucks with union labor at wages comparable to those of the Detroit automakers. The new company says it plans to hire 400 workers next year and start production of an electric pickup designed for commercial fleets, and...

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Delivering value and improvement to your business requires much more than just the best products alone.

Delivering value and improvement to your business requires much more than just the best products alone.

At Shell, we believe that implementation of lubrication best practice, supported by a team of world-class professionals technical support staff, is vital to achieving major cost savings and improvements in your business. The complete Shell Lubricants service overring gives you access to a wealth of engineering, technical and application knowledge. So why go it alone?

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MICRO3FEED.  Small Diameter - Fast Feed - Indexable End Mills

MICRO3FEED. Small Diameter - Fast Feed - Indexable End Mills

Iscar has expanded its comprehensive line of Fast Feed technologies to include MICRO3FEED. This line of cutting tools, available in .375”, .500” and .625”, provides an opportunity for improved carbide utilization and delivers an excellent cost benefit solution when replacing solid carbide endmills being used for Fast Feed applications, where only the very end of the tool/carbide is engaged in material.

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F123 Series 3D Printer — Your New Employee

F123 Series 3D Printer — Your New Employee

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Introduction to Parts Feeding – Parts Singulation for Robot Automation

Introduction to Parts Feeding – Parts Singulation for Robot Automation

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Medical Manufacturing: Much More Than Machining

Medical Manufacturing: Much More Than Machining

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Dynamic Milling Popularity Grows, Creates New Advantages

Dynamic Milling Popularity Grows, Creates New Advantages


Dynamic milling is becoming more popular due to its ability to improve material removal rates while maintaining process security. Incorporating two different machining strategies creates the dynamic milling concept and allows for advantages not previously realized. Luke Pollock, product manager for Walter USA LLC, explains how shops can take advantage of this...

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How a Public/Private Partnership Developed New Manufacturing Training Facility for HVCC

How a Public/Private Partnership Developed New Manufacturing Training Facility for HVCC


Roger A. Ramsammy, president of Hudson Valley Community College in Troy, N.Y., provides the inside story of the seven-year journey to creating the new $14.5 million Gene F. Haas Center for Advanced Manufacturing Skills (CAMS) at the College, where students are now working and learning in a state-of-the-art facility.

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High-Speed Finishing with CCX CVD Coated Cermet

High-Speed Finishing with CCX CVD Coated Cermet

The excellent wear resistant CCX turning grade is built for long tool life when high-speed finishing in soft steel, general steel, and cast iron. The unique design of the CCX cermet grade with a thick CVD coating is difficult to accomplish using conventional technology and provides greater wear resistance at higher cutting speeds.

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Multi-Tasking Machines, Ceramic Inserts, AM and Automation Create New Mix of Energy Industry Parts

Multi-Tasking Machines, Ceramic Inserts, AM and Automation Create New Mix of Energy Industry Parts


The ever-volatile oil and natural gas industry faces challenging requirements for machined components. While additive manufacturing and automation are increasingly...

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GF Divisions Build New Facility in Mexico

GF Divisions Build New Facility in Mexico


GF Machining Solutions and GF Piping Systems are building a new joint headquarters in Nuevo Leon, Mexico. In late October, the companies conducted a groundbreaking ceremony for the 75,000-square-foot facility.

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All the right options for reliable measurements

All the right options for reliable measurements

ZEISS O-INSPECT multi-sensor measuring machines enable you to optimally measure each characteristic – optically or by contact. Together with ZEISS CALYPSO, ZEISS O-INSPECT opens up entirely new dimensions of visualization. You see the actual status, nominal display and deviations simultaneously, making it particularly easy to properly allocate and interpret the measuring results.

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Eriez Expands its Wager Road Plant in Erie, Pa.

Eriez Expands its Wager Road Plant in Erie, Pa.


Eriez, which focuses on separation technologies, has announced a major expansion to its Wager Road, Erie facility, located 15 miles from the company’s world headquarters, also in Erie. The company says the 38,000-square-foot expansion will support strategic growth initiatives for repair, testing and global research R&D activities.

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Resources

HOW FORD OPTIMIZES MANUFACTURING WITH 3D PRINTED TOOLING

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HOW FORD OPTIMIZES MANUFACTURING WITH 3D PRINTED TOOLING

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Catching Design Issues Early with VR

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Catching Design Issues Early with VR

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Monitoring Solutions for Cutting Machines

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Monitoring Solutions for Cutting Machines

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IS YOUR ROBOTIC TEACH PENDANT AT RISK?

IS YOUR ROBOTIC TEACH PENDANT AT RISK?

For over 50 years robotic teach pendants have taken a beating. When you consider the cost to repair or replace a broken pendant, the cost of lost production time, and the needless aggravation—Pendant Armor® makes sense from the start. Pendant Armor provides the ultimate protection for pendants. Make teach pendant repair services a thing of the past. Protect now with Pendant Armor. View specs and order online!

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Podcasts


Learning Additive Manufacturing At Purdue University

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Fully Automated Design Optimization for Additive Manufactured Parts

Fully Automated Design Optimization for Additive Manufactured Parts

Designing an optimal additive manufactured (AM) part is a laborious process. Optimization software technology exists but is not ideal for AM parts and users often spend significant time manually setting up optimizations. Apex Generative is a fully automated optimization solution designed exclusively for AM applications that is 80% faster than conventional processes and can achieve an average weight savings of over 40%. Visit us at FabTech 2019, November 11 – 14th in Chicago, IL, in Hall B, Booth B37067 to Learn More.

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We don’t want to fix CRM - we want to kill it

CRM is time-consuming and sales people hate it. That’s why Spiro is introducing a new sales platform that eliminates the need for data entry while providing recommendations that move deals forward. We’d love to show you how we’ve helped manufacturing companies gain full visibility into their sales pipeline in order to reach more prospects and close more business.

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