Makino

7680 Innovation Way
Mason, OH 45040-8003 US

A Message from Makino

Company Profile

Industry Expertise and Experience in Helping Manufacturers Make What Matters.

Make What Matters

Our commitment to customers begins with global leadership in metal-cutting and manufacturing technology, with our industry leading horizontal and vertical machining centers, wire and sinker EDMs, graphite machining centers and automation systems.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

What a Machining Center Really Costs: Total Lifecycle ROI
A white paper explains why it’s important to look at the entire lifecycle of a machine to determine its true costs and benefits.

Makino ProNetConnX

What It Takes to Connect
Development of the IIoT brings with it new requirements to control, monitor and analyze these massive amounts of data, and convert them into actionable business intelligence in real time.

Makino Releases Schedule of Online Seminars for First Quarter of 2017
The seminars cover five-axis machining, customer service tools and CNC interface.

A Case for Trade Show “Extras”
While it is important to just walk the show floor to see what new technology is available, make sure you are checking the show for lunches, knowledge bars and other opportunities to learn.

automated cells

Automation Increases Production, Employee Retention
Employee fatigue at SEW Eurodrive was limiting productivity when production demands increased. Automation from Makino helped to increase machine utilization as well as worker satisfaction.

Video: Conventional Thinking on Laser Cutting Is All Wet
With a jet of water serving as a guide, a cooling medium and a cleaning agent, this laser cutting technology for small features like turbine blade cooling holes suffers none of the traditional process drawbacks.

Makino DA300

Five-Axis VMC Processes Complex Parts in Aluminum, Die-Cast, Titanium
Makino’s DA300 full five-axis vertical machining center is said to provide the speed, precision and flexibility necessary for complex part applications.

IMTS opening ceremonies

Slideshow: Trends and Technology at IMTS 2016
The size and scope of a show like IMTS makes it impossible to cover everything of interest, but here's a taste of the technology and trends we were taking note of this year.

Synova LCS

Integrated Waterjet Expands Laser Cutting Potential
Designed for small, intricate features like turbine blade cooling holes, technology that fuses water and light virtually eliminates the traditional drawbacks of laser cutting without compromising the benefits.

Makino Professional 6

Machine Control Emphasizes Conformity to Operator Workflow
Makino introduces the Professional 6 (Pro6) control designed to move operators fluidly through machine setup and protect them with enhanced safety.

Local, Cloud-Based Machine Data Monitoring, Collection
Makino’s ProNetConnex provides the data and connectivity necessary for intelligent factories to rapidly respond to fluctuating market demands.

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HMCs Feature Advanced Control Capabilities
Makino’s new versions of the a51nx and a61nx horizontal machining centers are designed to provide expanded machining capability through vision broken tool detection, enhanced levels of inertia active control and Geometric Intelligence technologies.

On Display at Amerimold 2016
Highlights include modular workholding, stable cutting tools, new machine tool offerings and non-contact measurement.

Diebold 3Dpro

June 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: EDM
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on electric discharge machines, or EDMs.

fifth-axis tombstone technology

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.

Makino Lunch N Learn

Ingenuity Meets Automation. Lunch Meets Learn.
Sponsored Content – IMTS 2016 Technology eNewsletter

Adaptive Automation

Meet the Humans Behind Makino Adaptive Automation
Sponsored Content - IMTS 2016 Technology eNewsletter

Makino EDNC21

Sinker EDM Accommodates Large Workpieces
Makino’s EDNC21 sinker EDM provides dual heads to improve productivity and lower the tool build time for large molds.

AMT Elects Officers, Board of Directors for 2016-2017
Among the new leaders of the board are executives from Hardinge, Mazak and AME.

P20 automotive grill mold

Standardized Parameters Make Unattended Machining Predictable and Reliable
Standardized parameters for specific material and cutting tool combinations help this hard milling specialist manage a highly varied workload with minimal labor.

Product Categories of Makino

Automated Pallet Systems
Automated System & Cells for Material Removal
Automatic Storage/Retrieval Systems
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
EDM, Small Hole
EDM, Wire Type
Grinding Machines, Tool, Cutter & Drill Point
Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Machine Monitoring Systems
Machining Cells & FMS
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Machines, Graphite
Milling Machines, Knee & Column, Non-ATC
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Training of All Types, Including Audiovisual/Internet
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis

Trade Names

1 Series HMC
A Series HMC
ADVANTiGE Technology
Belly Wizard
D-Series VMC
DUO Series Wire EDM
EDAC-Series Sinker EDM
EDAF series sinker EDM
EDAF-FH-Series EDM Hold Drilling
EDBV3-Series EDM Hole Drilling
EDFH-Series EDM Hole Drilling
EDNC Series Ram EDM
F series VMC
FB127 VMC
GF Series VMC
G-Series HMC
HEAT
HQSF
iQ300 VMC
J Series HMC
MAG Series HMC
MCC & MCD Series HMC
MCC-VG HMC
MCD-Series HMC
MCF-Series HMC
MCi Series HMC
MMC2
MMC-R
N-Series HMC
Online Training
Pro3 PC
Pro5 PC
Professional 5 control
PS series VMC
Super Geometric Intelligence (SGI)
Super Spark
Track Pallet Magazine
T-Series HMC
U Series Wire EDM
UPV series wire edm
V-Series Graphic Machining Centers
V-Series VMC
Wire Wizard