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This shop has developed various time-saving tool components by creating them internally, including one tooling solution now being used by other shops as well.
A small shop committed to labor-saving automation added a nine-axis turning center to machine mountain bike stems. The value of this complex machine is that it delivers a simple process. The learning curve was worth it, the owners say.
Different levels of multitasking machine tools address different types of parts.
The 42-mm (1.653”) machine with a guide bushing offers an additional alternative in producing some parts that were too large for a standard Swiss machine, especially the automotive industry.
This article looks at applying multitasking machines in efficient and productive ways. Moreover, it looks at how to best program the multiple operations in a sequence that optimizes production.
With a decision as weighty as acquiring a new machine tool, it helps to have as much data as possible close at hand.
Emag presents the VM9 turning center, combining turning, milling and drilling on a single machine for large-part production.
While multitasking allows a shop to perform various manufacturing operations unattended, without moving the part to other machines and refixturing, it also helps shops explore better ways to manufacture. The advantages of multitasking make manufacturing more efficient for any shop.