Methods Machine Tools Hosts TechDays2018

The event will feature live demonstrations of a variety of machining centers, turning machines and EDMs.

Methods Machine Tools Inc. will host TechDays2018 May 22-23 in San Francisco, California. In the company’s San Francisco Technology Center and Showroom, the event will feature the latest machine tool and automation technology and live demonstrations of over 10 machines. During the two-day event, attendees can also participate in technical seminars and discuss applications with company engineers. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

The event will include demonstrations from Nakamura-Tome, FANUC, Kiwa, Feeler, 3D Systems, MarkForged, Tornos, Visionx Inc. and Vytek.

Seminar presentations will include:

  • “Three-Axis to Five-Axis Milling,” presented by Autodesk
  • “High Speed Machining,” presented by Autodesk
  • “Multitasking/Mill-Turn Lathe Programming,” presented by Autodesk
  • “3D Printing-Additive Manufacturing,” presented by MarkForged
  • “Bumotec Swiss Multi-Process/Turn/Mill Systems for Complex Shapes, Micro-Technology, High Accuracy and Reducing/Eliminating Production Steps,” presented by Sarrag-Bumotec
  • “Go Probe: Set and Inspect Part Probing and Tool Setting,” presented by Renishaw
  • “Adaptive Control Part Probing, Tool Setting and Gaging,” presented by Marposs

TechDays2018 will showcase the very latest, leading-edge manufacturing technologies in precision machine tools, 3D printing and automation solutions,” says Andre Bettuz, general manager of the Methods Machine Tools’ West Coast operations. “We welcome our customers and prospects to attend these events, meet with our top-notch applications engineers and customer service personnel, and experience all that Methods has to offer.”

Attendees can register for the event on the company’s website.