Automated machining processes enable this maker of high-performance mountain bike parts to manufacture efficiently with minimal staff.
This shop streamlined its selection of cutting tools to machine a number of parts on a pallet system. Cutting down on cutters delivered other benefits as well.
Clean machining using minimum quantity lubrication has allowed Ford’s Van Dyke transmission plant to become fundamentally more efficient and effective at manufacturing six-speed automatic transmissions.
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By investing in horizontal machining centers, L.B.G. Machine was able to increase the productivity necessary to take on high-precision work.
Chevalier Machinery’s FBB-110 130 series machine is a heavy-duty, high precision design of the FBB series of horizontal boring and milling machine with rotary table and offers a range of machining applications.
The company says the DS1 facility in Japan is capable of 2 times the production capacity and 1/2 the lead time of the previous site.
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Chiron’s 26 series horizontal machining centers are designed for large workpieces such as gear housings, structural parts or components made up of high-temperature-resistant steel.
The 2013-14 full-color, 50-page product catalog from Ganesh highlights the company’s line of bar machines, turning centers, CNC machining centers, lathes, toolroom machines and specifications.