Eli Plaskett

Eli Plaskett Associate Editor

NEWS

Stratasys Launches AM Certification Program

By: Eli Plaskett

Stratasys has started the Additive Manufacturing Certification Program in North America, designed to bridge the AM skills gap.

Measurement

Metrology Software Update Can Be Used with Legacy CMMs

By: Eli Plaskett

Verisurf 2018 includes universal coordinate measuring machine compatibility as a key option.

Shop Management Software

Software Simplifies Data Management, Business Metrics

By: Eli Plaskett

ECi has released JobBoss 2018, enables business owners and managers to make sense of continuously expanding data.

Turning Tools

Inserts Add Flexibility to Grooving Tool Line

By: Eli Plaskett

Tungaloy is growing its TetraMini-Cut grooving tool family by adding items to its TCG18 insert lines.

Workholding

Reusable Master Jaws Reduce Setup Time

By: Eli Plaskett

Kurt’s DoveLock master jaws are designed to be installed in replacement of standard cap screw jaws for quick-change capabilities. 

NEWS

Mahr Signs Cooperation Agreement with NanoFocus

By: Eli Plaskett

Mahr will be offering confocal microscopes from NanoFocus as the product family MarSurf CM.

Grinding

Grinder Suited Either to Universal, Production Manufacturing

By: Eli Plaskett

The Planomat HP 412 from Blohm is an efficient grinding machine offering fast infeed speeds and accelerations as well as grinding drives as high as 24.5 kW

Magnifying Lamps Have Interchangeable Lenses

By: Eli Plaskett

Aven’s ProVue Solas magnifying lamps increase flexibility with multiple interchangeable lenses in their durable housings

Cutting Tools

Solid Carbide Thread Mills Increase Life, Improve Thread

By: Eli Plaskett

North American Tool Corp. has released a line of standard solid carbide thread mills with a helical flute design.

NEWS

Mazak Expands Leadership Roles to Support Growing Sales

By: Eli Plaskett

Mazak Corp. has made several organizational changes among its sales team members.

Holemaking Tools

Solid Carbide Micro Drill Meets DIN 1899 Standards

By: Eli Plaskett

Walter USA has released the DB130 Advance, its smallest solid carbide micro drill

Machinging Centers

Five-Axis VMC Handles Large Aircraft Components

By: Eli Plaskett

Mitsui Seiki’s Vertex 100 5-axis vertical machining center is a high-speed, high-precision milling machine for larger parts such as blisks for aircraft engines.