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Artificial Intelligence

Artificial Intelligence from an Intelligent Amplifier

George Schuetz | Mahr Inc.

With intelligent amplifiers providing measuring capabilities and easier setups, it’s easier than ever to understand what is going on in the manufacturing process in real time.

Applications for Artificial Intelligence in Manufacturing Rise as the Cost of Effective Data Collection Falls

The abundance of cheap and effective sensors is driving the use of artificial intelligence (AI) in manufacturing. This not only includes complex processes such as additive manufacturing, but common shop floor applications like gaging.

The machine tool monitoring that many CNC machining facilities are doing today could be a first step toward their use of machine learning. In this conversation, MMS’s “Data Matters” columnist Matt Danford speculates on the coming role of AI for refining machining processes.  


Blum-Novotest's Digilog with LC-Vision Software Ensures Process Reliability

Jedd Cole | Modern Machine Shop

IMTS Spark: Blum-Novotest’s Digilog workpiece and tool measuring system speed measurement by recording thousands of measured values per second.

Range of Laser, Sheet Metal Software for Receiving Updates

Eli Plaskett | Modern Machine Shop

Jetcam announced updates to its entire range of core applications, which includes iOS/Android apps and CrossTrack for sheet metal.

CGTech's Vericut 9.1 Improves CNC Simulation Visibility Options

Jedd Cole | Modern Machine Shop

Version 9.1 of CGTech’s Vericut includes enhancements to toolpath optimization, additive manufacturing, tooling and multi-tool stations, and measuring and inspection.