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Additive Manufacturing February Issue Examines Safety for Metal AM

This issue's cover story takes a deep dive into safety for metal additive manufacturing. Read this story and more in the digital edition.

Cutting Tools

Ceramic Insert Grade Has Broad Range of Applications

When Greenleaf’s staff of researchers started exploring what they could do with a new manufacturing method to induce internal crystal growth within a silicon-nitride-based ceramic for forming ceramic composite cutting tool inserts, they "got pretty excited," as the story goes. They even named the new grade Xsytin—as in “excitin’.”

Automotive / CAD/CAM

CAM Software Helps Company Reshore Camshaft Production

Edgecam by Vero Software eliminated long lead tiems for GSC Power Division's outsourced parts by enabling in-house production at higher speeds and qualities.
Siemens Answers with the Most Innovative CNC Solutions for Machine Tool Technology

Modern Machine Shop
February Issue

Why Machine This Part on a Lathe?

GBI: Metalworking January 2017 – 53.8

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

Turning

Why Machine This Boxy Part on a Lathe?

South Morgan Technologies has long thrived on its ability to mill boxy parts on a turning platform. Today, newer technology and techniques enable saying “yes” to more work than ever before.
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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.