Formula for Small Volume Finishing

Formula for Small Volume Finishing: Creating A Capable but Lower Cost Finishing Machine Thielenhaus Microfinish Corporation designs and manufacturers finishing machines used by leading manufacturers worldwide to finish automotive components, refrigerator pumps, optical sensors, gas furnaces,...

Continuous Production

Continuous Production Beckwood Partners With Siemens To Produce Hydraulic Press, QDC Workcells Machine builder develops fully automated die handling system with 15,000-pound capacity to load and unload presses with staging tables for continuous production; die change time...

Bringing Jobs Back to Buffalo

Bringing Jobs Back to Buffalo One stop shop helps bring the sun back to New York By: Michelle Avila, Hypertherm Inc. Bringing jobs back to Western New York, specifically Buffalo, is a major priority for New York...

High Speed Savings

High Speed Savings How the savings powerful high speed Air Turbine Spindles® deliver. A customer slots 90 slots in each 6061 Aluminum on a Famup MC120 CNC, using a 2mm 2 Flute to slot at a...

High Speed Machining Demands High-End Toolholder

High Speed Machining Demands High-End Toolholder In high speed machining, choosing the right toolholder is the key to greater precision, longer tool life and decreased machining costs As any machinist will tell you, when it comes...

Eliminating Handling

Eliminating Handling Collaborative robots take over manual handling of glass tubes in CNC glass lathe, increase capacity 50% Family-owned Hofmann Glastechnik faced a challenge in hiring skilled workers for its glass manufacture and wanted to make...

Maintaining Control Of Gearmaking

Maintaining Control Of Gearmaking Using CNC technology on advanced machine tools helps company sell its products worldwide. Roscoe, Illinois is home to many more gear companies than your average town of 10,000 people, but the reason...

Setting the Wheels in Motion

Setting the Wheels in Motion Interpipe improves its wheel machining processes and saves time Based in Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine, Interpipe produced more than 1.1 million tons of seamless pipe in 2012, the last year for which industry-wide...

Why You Need a 3D Printer in Your Shop, and Why You Don’t

Why You Need a 3D Printer in Your Shop, and Why You Don’t Over the last decade, 3D printing has grown in popularity and decreased significantly in price. Even though 3D printing is a long...

Partnering to Impact The Future

Partnering to Impact The Future Conexus Indiana and Manufacturing Skill Standards Council Partner to Train Teachers to Deliver First Statewide High School National Certification Program. MSSC Certification Delivered through Conexus Indiana’s Hire Tech Curriculum, One...