Cincinnati Incrsquos BAAM is linear motordriven system based on the structure drives and controls of a lasercutting machine It has a work envelope of up to 24x6x2 m 8x20x6 ft and extrudes hot thermoplastic to build parts in layers based on CAD data
CAM for End-to-End Production, New HMC Column Design, High-Throughput CMM and More New Machine Shop Ideas
Demand from the Italian manufacturing sector drove the firstquarter rebound in demand for that nationrsquos machinetool designers and builders
Remote Diagnostics, Giant Workpieces, Deep-Hole Drilling and More in 10 New Ideas for Machine Shops
Medfab Manufacturing in Lakeville MN completes this medical component in difficulttomachine tantalum using Ingersoll TMicro ellipticalshank boring bar Extra rigidity of the bar permits faster metal removal and improves the asmachined finish  In its first application at this location boring the ID of a titanium tube with a 4to1 aspect ratio and walls as thin as a fingernail the TMicro tool completed the part faster and with a 8 to 10micro asmachined finish  With previous tooling every part required 15 minut
IoT, Internal Cylindrical Grinding, Tool-Wear Optimization and 10 More New Ideas for Machine Shops
US Machine Tool Orders Decline Again in February
CAM Keeps One Manufacturer Ahead of the Competition
This Week’s 10 New Ideas for Machining, Tooling, Programming, Etc.
10 New Ideas for Machining, Tooling, Programming, and Machine Shop Operations