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A Smooth Evolution of Machine Tool Control

"Machine tool computer numerical control (CNC) has just experienced a dramatic evolution - one that expands the concept far beyond what a machine's control typically represents," said a Maza...

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Company Announces Machine Tool Coolant Video Series

Haas Automation has created a series of videos to address common questions regarding maintaining coolant systems on its machines. "These are the concerns we address day to day in our service departmen...

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Quick Change Jaw System

H&R Manufacturing and Supply has introduced its new line of chuck jaws, Eliminator chuck jaws. According to the company, Eliminator chuck jaws are customized for specific product lines and applicat...

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Lockheed Martin Awards Contract to IBC Engineered Materials

IBC Advanced Alloys Corp. reported that its wholly owned U.S. subsidiary, IBC Engineered Materials Corp., has been selected by Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control to provide critical cast compon...

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New Waterjet Designed for Small Shops

Jet Edge has released the BOSS-CUTTER, a new 3-axis waterjet system. "It cuts parts up to 6" thick from virtually any material," said a company spokesperson. "The BOSS-CUTTER is de...

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Press Brake Series Enhances Efficiency, Productivity

Equipped with the Bystronic ByVision Bending control, the Bystronic Xpert and Xcite press brakes series is designed to provide enhanced efficiency and productivity capabilities. The ByVision Bending c...

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Waterjet Pump Features Configurable Design

KMT Waterjet Systems has announced the production and availability of the new KMT Waterjet Streamline SL-VI Series Pump. The first release of the KMT Streamline SL-VI Series pumps, available for deliv...

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Free Webinars for Improved Fabrication Efficiency

SigmaTEK Systems, LLC, a provider of CAD/CAM nesting and manufacturing process automation, has announced its upcoming webinar. It is designed for shop owners, fabricators, programmers, machine operato...

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Company Announces Patent for Modulation-Assisted Machining Feedback Control

M4 Sciences LLC has announced that a new patent has been issued related to the company's TriboMAM drilling systems. "The company has recently released a next generation embedded micro-controller,...

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Expanded, Simplified Workpiece Material Classification System

Seco recently released a new version of its workpiece material classification system (SMG) that is designed to make it easier to understand the complicated interactions between cutting tools and workp...

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DFW Movers and Erectors Celebrates 35 Years in Business

This year DFW Movers and Erectors Inc. celebrates its 35th business anniversary. Neal and Joanne Ingle founded DFW Movers in Fort Worth, TX, with one truck and a mission to build a company on integrit...

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A Smooth Evolution of Machine Tool Control

"Machine tool computer numerical control (CNC) has just experienced a dramatic evolution - one that expands the concept far beyond what a machine's control typically represents," said a Maza...

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DC Servo Motors with Field-Oriented Control

Specifically designed for applications that require high performance and efficiency, Nanotec Electronic has reported that its new generation of Plug & Drive motors feature precise positioning control,...

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Multitasking Gripper Offers Agile Manufacturing Change

Attendees at IMTS 2014 witnessed the commercially available version of Empire Robotics' VERSABALL - a new gripper archetype able to flexibly adapt to multiple, automated manufacturing tasks. The VERSA...

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High-Speed Innovation: Torque Motor and Y-axis

"The success of torque motors, which have been fitted to around 30 vertical grinding machines since 2005, gave rise to the idea of switching from conventional chain and gear drives to a transmiss...

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GF Machining Solutions Presented on Laser Texturing at 2014 Automotive Cockpits Conference

GF Machining Solutions, a provider of machine tools and automation technology, was one of 12 companies asked to present on the latest products and technology developments for vehicle interior manufact...

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