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Published: 7/1/2015

The Extrusion Option
For the right parts, this choice might be surprisingly cost-effective. A drum pedal maker controlled cost by starting some machined components as extruded blanks instead of solid blocks.

Published: 10/20/2014

Applying “Dengeling” to Finish Turbine Blades
This alternative to grinding, polishing and shot peening enables turbine blades to be machined and finished on one five-axis machine in one setup.

Published: 9/9/2013

Taking Titanium Seriously
Does titanium justify a machine that is engineered for this metal?

Published: 2/4/2013

Video: Blisk Milling
The process seen here uses trochoidal tool paths and cryogenic cooling

Published: 5/4/2012

Video: Electron Beam Direct Manufacturing
Lockheed Martin expects to reduce titanium part-production costs for the F-35 fighter by applying this additive manufacturing technology in place of forging.

Published: 2/10/2012

Video: Five-Axis Machining at Padgett Machine
A job shop owner talks about five-axis machining and feature-based programming.

Published: 10/24/2011

Video: Milling Inconel 718 with Cermic Inserts
Metal removal rate is high and the cut is dry. See other basic tips for milling with ceramics.

Published: 2/11/2011

Video: Cryogenic Machining of Titanium
Through-tool liquid nitrogen turns the tool into a heat sink, extending tool life.

Published: 2/10/2011

Video: Machining Long Parts Through a Small Machining Center
Video from Chiron America demonstrates the company’s Multi-Profile System, which combines a machining center with in-feed and out-feed accessories so that the compact machine can mill and drill long parts.

Published: 3/11/2010

Video: Plunge Roughing in Aluminum
Even in aluminum, plunge roughing can be an effective way to realize high productivity.