Makino Inc.

7680 Innovation Way

Mason, OH US

A Message from Makino Inc.

Company Profile

Industry Expertise and Experience in Helping Manufacturers Make What Matters.

Make What Matters

Our commitment to customers begins with global leadership in metal-cutting and manufacturing technology, with our industry leading horizontal and vertical machining centers, wire and sinker EDMs, graphite machining centers and automation systems.

As Seen In Modern Machine Shop

Valley Tool Makino HMC

Four Questions a Shop Considering HMCs Should Ask
Compared to vertical machining centers, horizontal machining centers offer the potential for improved spindle uptime, cycle times and throughput. Although they come with a higher price tag, their higher productivity can be significant to shops of all sizes, as Valley Tool has experienced.

Makino’s Edge2 and Edge3 electrical discharge machines (EDMs)

EDMs’ Rise-and-Fall Work Tanks Improve Access, Visibility
Makino’s Edge2 and Edge3 EDMs are built to provide accurate and reliable performance for standard die/mold components and contract manufacturing.

Applications for EDMs

Applications Enable Remote Monitoring, Control of EDMs
With the release of HyperConnect, Makino offers a suite of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) applications for EDMs designed to enhance user experience and efficiency as well as reduce machine downtime.

SST Opens New EDM Consumables Facility in Connecticut
The company has many roots in the region through Global EDM Supplies, which was acquired and integrated into SST by Makino earlier in 2017.

Makino MAG3-EX

Updated Five-Axis HMC Efficiently Machines Aluminum
Makino’s updated MAG3-EX five-axis horizontal machining center is designed for processing aluminum aerospace parts.

Makino MMC2

Automated Pallet-Handling System Offers More Control, Adaptation
Makino has introduced a new design configuration for its MMC2 automated pallet-handling system, which enables full compatibility with the company’s a61nx-5E five-axis horizontal machining center.

Makino to Hold 2017 Die/Mold Technology Expo
The September 13-14 event will feature dozens of live machines, educational seminars and guest presentations.

Blum's LaserControl Micro Compact NT

Measuring Components Help Job Shop Triple Capacity
Magnolia Tooling's older, less-accurate machines required time-consuming manual setup procedures. Purchasing new machines from Makino and accessories from Blum-Novotest streamlined setup and optimized production.

sinker, wire and hole-drilling EDMs in shop

Growing with the Times (and Customer Demands)
Faced with the choice to innovate and invest or be left behind, Turbine Technologies chose to invest in EDM machines from Makino.

parts made with Makino SGI.5

Machine Software Speeds 3D Contouring
Makino introduces SGI.5, the latest version of its Super Geometric Intelligence software for high-feed-rate, tight-tolerance machining of complex, three-dimensional contoured shapes.

dial indicator on an EDM machine

EDM Machine Probing Possibilities
Probing options for electrical discharge machining equipment range from simple to sophisticated. Here are options for wire, sinker and hole-drilling EDM.

Makino a120nx

Massive Machining Center Features Fast Rapids
Makino’s a120nx is designed to machine oversized structural components for industrial equipment, diesel engines and semiconductor manufacturing.

Makino Acquires EDM Consumables Supplier
Global EDM Supplies will be integrated into Makino’s SST consumables business.

Makino L2

VMC Outfitted for Various Automation Options
Makino offers the L2 vertical machining center designed for high-volume, small-part manufacturing.

What a Machining Center Really Costs: Total Lifecycle ROI
A white paper explains why it’s important to look at the entire lifecycle of a machine to determine its true costs and benefits.

Makino ProNetConnX

What It Takes to Connect
Development of the IIoT brings with it new requirements to control, monitor and analyze these massive amounts of data, and convert them into actionable business intelligence in real time.

Makino Releases Schedule of Online Seminars for First Quarter of 2017
The seminars cover five-axis machining, customer service tools and CNC interface.

automated cells

Automation Increases Production, Employee Retention
Employee fatigue at SEW Eurodrive was limiting productivity when production demands increased. Automation from Makino helped to increase machine utilization as well as worker satisfaction.

Video: Conventional Thinking on Laser Cutting Is All Wet
With a jet of water serving as a guide, a cooling medium and a cleaning agent, this laser cutting technology for small features like turbine blade cooling holes suffers none of the traditional process drawbacks.

Makino DA300

Five-Axis VMC Processes Complex Parts in Aluminum, Die-Cast, Titanium
Makino’s DA300 full five-axis vertical machining center is said to provide the speed, precision and flexibility necessary for complex part applications.

Product Categories of Makino Inc.

All Other Workpiece Handling, Loading and Feeding Equipment not specified
Automated Pallet Systems
Automated System & Cells for Material Removal
Automatic Storage/Retrieval Systems
EDM, Ram Type (Die-Sinking) CNC
EDM, Small Hole
EDM, Wire Type
Grinding Machines, Tool, Cutter & Drill Point
Grinding Machines, Universal (ID/OD)
Horizontal Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Horizontal Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis
Leasing & Financing Services
Machine Monitoring Systems
Machining Cells & FMS
Maintenance & Repair
Milling Machines, Graphite
Milling Machines, Knee & Column, Non-ATC
Nano & Micro Machining Equipment
Pallet Changers/Shuttles and Programmable Transfer Devices
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Robots, Industrial
Training of All Types, Including Audiovisual/Internet
Vertical Machining Centers, Five-Axis
Vertical Machining Centers, Up to Four-Axis

Trade Names

1 Series HMC
A Series HMC
ADVANTiGE Technology
Belly Wizard
D-Series VMC
DUO Series Wire EDM
EDAC-Series Sinker EDM
EDAF series sinker EDM
EDAF-FH-Series EDM Hold Drilling
EDBV3-Series EDM Hole Drilling
EDFH-Series EDM Hole Drilling
EDNC Series Ram EDM
F series VMC
FB127 VMC
GF Series VMC
G-Series HMC
HEAT
HQSF
iQ300 VMC
J Series HMC
MAG Series HMC
MCC & MCD Series HMC
MCC-VG HMC
MCD-Series HMC
MCF-Series HMC
MCi Series HMC
MMC2
MMC-R
N-Series HMC
Online Training
Pro3 PC
Pro5 PC
Professional 5 control
PS series VMC
Super Geometric Intelligence (SGI)
Super Spark
Track Pallet Magazine
T-Series HMC
U Series Wire EDM
UPV series wire edm
V-Series Graphic Machining Centers
V-Series VMC
Wire Wizard