Precision is at the core of every effort in every machine shop, not simply to complete turning, grinding, milling, etc. with exceptional accuracy and finish quality — but to get every task, every problem, every idea or inquiry addressed...
U.S. manufacturers purchases show cutting-tool deliveries on a “firmer footing in early 2017”
$173.05 million, +8.7% month/month
Caution for exports
Index shows manufacturing activity rose in December for first time in six months
$176.04 million in December
$2.042 billion YTD total
“Signs of strengthening”
Dramatic MRR increases for high-volume crankcase roughing and finishing
Rigid, free cutting, targeted coolant
Fixing finishing first
Roughing also improved
Through-tool coolant ... plus
For machine shops seeking new capabilities to make their manufacturing processes faster, more efficient, more profitable, and more competitive, there is no wrong time to evaluate new technology. Even so, the first arrivals for 2017 have the...
Fifth consecutive monthly decline for index to manufacturing activit
$168.69 million, -0.2% month/month
$1.867 billion, -5.7% YTD
Competition among machine shops is always about cost – but not just cost. Making component parts is a chance for machine shops to show their creativity and flexibility, as well as their commitment to precision. This week’s ...
Year-to-date consumption is down 6.9% through October, reflecting overall manufacturing activity
$168.99 million, -1.6% from September
“…Moving in the right direction”