Switching from manual methods to a feature-rich, computerized maintenance management systems can help save up to 18% in repair costs, reduce HVAC energy consumption by 20%, and save at least 15% of time spent processing information.
The risks are inherent to the work in progress, so everyone working in a machine shop must be alert, informed and well-trained.
August tonnage for steel and aluminum deliveries maintained a modest pace of year-over-year increases, while inventories stayed mostly even.
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Versatile flexible hone performs fine surface finishing for internal bores, edge-breaking for undercuts, deburring for intersecting drilled holes.
U.S. manufacturers consumed $170.95 million worth of cutting tools during July, -8.4% from June but +16.0% over July 2016 and +7.1% YTD
It’s the precision grinding technology giving shape to the critical parts driving big machinery, and guiding industrial expansion.
New orders for machine tools totaled $319.7 million, prompting AMT to observe, the “July rate of increase is a notable acceleration in growth relative to the 10% increase in June orders posted over the previous year.”
Choosing the right fixturing device will mean greater precision, longer tool life, and lower machining costs