January 2018 Product Spotlight: Coolant and Chip Management

This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on coolant filtration and chip processing systems.

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The image gallery above, based on Modern Machine Shop magazine’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight, features coolant filtration and disposal systems, chip management tools and more.

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