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Measurement Versus Experience in Finding Optimal Machining Parameters


When it comes to finding chatter-free cutting speeds, measurement is the faster way to go. An anecdote illustrates this.

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ZONE: HMCs » Workholding

Shop Favors Different Flavor of Five-Axis Technology


Campbell Engineering benefits from a new twist on the tombstone workholding concept, which enables one of its HMCs to perform 3+2 machining to reduce scrap while supporting the higher-volume needs of its medical customers.

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Clamp Bore Face Grinding and Honing Creates Higher-Quality Gear


Nagel's ECO 40 hone and SPV clamp bore face grinder helped Global Gear and Machining to produce gears with stringent bore-to-face perpendicularity tolerance.

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An Improved Method for Machining Blisks


A software designer and a tool maker collaborate on a system for machining blisks that focuses on the point of contact between the workpiece and the cutting tool.

Gardner Business Index

GBI: Metalworking May 2016 – 45.3


Capital spending plans continue to outpace year-ago numbers.

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