Machining Technology for Performance Racing
This slideshow features some of the machining equipment on display at the 25th edition of the Performance Racing Industry show.
Powder metal parts have become the darling of the auto industry, but they can be a demon for the shops that must machine the finishing touches. This shop has found that the keys to success machining such abrasive materials are proper cutting tool selection and continuous tool wear monitoring.
Laser scanning technology enables this automotive aftermarket company to design and machine custom sets of pistons in short order.
Machine tool builders in Korea have been playing a catch-up game for the past decade. A review of current developments in machine tool technology indicates that Korea is rapidly pulling up with manufacturers in Japan, Europe and the United States. The products from Korea closely match their counterparts from other global suppliers in terms of capability and quality.