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July 2017 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Turning

This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on a variety of lathes and turning equipment.
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All-Directional Turning Cuts Cycle Times 50%

Sandvik Coromant’s PrimeTurning process allows turning and facing in all directions, delivering dramatic increases in high volume production. Cycle time reductions of 50% or more can be achieved.

Toolholders

Shrinking Costs: The Tool Life and Cycle Time Advantages of Shrink-Fit Tooling

A Tier-One automotive supplier measures the value of a toolholder change.
Siemens Answers with the Most Innovative CNC Solutions for Machine Tool Technology

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July Issue

Cycle Starting a New Career

GBI: Metalworking January 2017 – 53.8

The metalworking industry expands for the first time in almost two years.

Training

Lean Manufacturing Begins With Layout, Commitment

Sustainably streamlining production of a varied mix of low-volume work depends not only on a strategy tailored for job shops, but also on human drive and enthusiasm.
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Knowledge Centers

Knowledge Centers are well organized collections of practical information on specific topics. This is the place to go to get grounded on technologies and best practice.


So You’re in the Market for a Machine Tool—Start Your Search by Asking “Why”

There’s nothing worse than buying a new machine that ends up neglected in the corner because it’s the wrong one for the job. Some key questions at the beginning of your search can help you avoid that.

Video: 5 Things You Didn’t Know about Additive Manufacturing

Manufacturers now succeeding with additive manufacturing are beginning to see what its ultimate impact might be. Here are ideas about the reach that AM will have, and the kinds of changes and advances it will enable.