Emily Probst

Emily Probst Senior Editor

Read the September 2016 Digital Edition

By: Emily Probst

The latest issue of Modern Machine Shop covers topics such as Top Shops, configuring VMC cells and close-tolerance composite machining.

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How to Use Google Street View to Market Your Shop

By: Emily Probst

Gilman Precision took an unusual approach to showcasing its capabilities.

Benefits and Challenges of Minimum Quantity Lubrication

By: Emily Probst

Optis, a joint venture between TechSolve and Castrol, looks at the positive impact of MQL, the challenges to its implementation and the industry’s current uptake of the solution.
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Read the July 2016 Digital Edition

By: Emily Probst

The latest issue of Modern Machine Shop covers topics such as micromachining, machine monitoring, Swiss-type for micro work, and lights-out machining.

Read the June 2016 Digital Edition

By: Emily Probst

The latest issue of Modern Machine Shop covers toolpath R&D, tombstone variation, on-machine probing and pallet automation.

Training the Manufacturers of Tomorrow

By: Emily Probst

Students at Northern Maine Community College's Precision Machining Program receive valuable real-world CNC experience and other manufacturing training.
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Manufacturing News of Note

By: Emily Probst

Jerry Rex has been appointed COO of Methods Machine Tools Inc., MakeTime receives $8 million in funding and other recent industry news.

Read the May 2016 Digital Edition

By: Emily Probst

The latest issue of Modern Machine Shop covers multitasking for medical, simplifying setups, quick-change workholding and market trends.

How to Use Google Street View in Your Shop

By: Emily Probst

Last week, I wrote about a shop that used Google Street View to provide a virtual tour of its facilities. I’ve recently reached out to the company to learn how they did it and see if they have any tips that might help others do the same thing.

A Cool Way to “Visit” Your Machine Shop

By: Emily Probst

Online marketing is a necessity for job shops. A creative way of doing this is to provide a virtual tour of your facility through Google Street View.

Read the April 2016 Digital Edition

By: Emily Probst

The latest issue of Modern Machine Shop covers additive for moldmaking, advice for machine monitoring and micromachining plastic.

Amerimold: of Interest Well Beyond Mold Manufacturing

By: Emily Probst

Amerimold, the event for mold manufacturing, takes place June 15-16 in Novi, Michigan, at the Suburban Collection Showplace. Specific topics include mold design; lights-out machining; shopfloor automation; tooling and workholding; EDM; five-axis machining; mold maintenance; and material selection.