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The company that made the rock drills used to free the Chilean miners last year is exploring the right level of multitask machining.
This machine tool supplier sees shops searching for just a little bit of unattended capacity. Many shops are closer to obtaining this extra capacity than they realize.
For this lean shop dedicated to low-inventory kanban relationships with customers, the most critical measure of efficiency revealed the value of robotic loading.
Edited by Jedd Cole
Available from Starrag, Bumotec SA’s S-191 Linear series of CNC turning/milling centers uses linear motors to ensure maximum precision and reliable repeat accuracy when processing gold, silver or platinum for producing parts such as watch components, medical implants and instruments.
Mazak has been manufacturing machine tools in Florence, Kentucky, for 40 years. The growth and development of the production technology deployed in this plant reflect the most important advances in manufacturing during this span—from enhanced flexible manufacturing systems and multitasking part processing to automation and digital-driven manufacturing.
The Traub TNL32P or TNL32 turn/mill centers include several new features that set new standards for sliding/fixed headstock machining, including an even larger workspace, ten-station turrets, higher performance data and the “dual drive,” which is a turret, with two integrated drivetrains that reduces secondary processing times.
The compact Puma GT2100 series are 8” and 10” turning centers incorporate the key advantages of the Puma 240 in a more compact and cost competitive package.
Like most classes of machine tools, inverted vertical turning has evolved since its original design, adding numerous machining capabilities for multitasking.