Versatile Precision Twist Drills, Plus 6 More New Ideas

June 23, 2016
Machine shop operators need new ideas to keep them engaged, aware, active, and competitive — and and new technologies to help them improve their performance. Here are seven product ideas we discovered this week to make machining, shop management, tooling, and quality control more effective and productive.

If you operate a machine shop — or any manufacturing operation with a focus on machining, and all the surrounding process technologies like product and process design, troubleshooting, CAM programming, tool design and selection, quality control, etc. — you face a steady flow of new technology and products, updates and improvements intended to address the large and small, general and arcane details that concern machine operators, programmers and shop owners and managers. Here’s a list of the seven ideas for setting up, programming, cutting, turning, grinding, tool selection, and so on … that caught our attention this week.