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4/12/2016

April 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Turning

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This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on machines for turning parts.

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The slideshow below, based on our April 2016 issue’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight, features machines for turning parts, including vertical turning lathes (VTLs) and multitasking machines such as an HMC capable of turning on the A and B axes.

Click through the slideshow for details and see the links below for more information on each of these machines.

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