Jun 18, 2019
Metalworking fluids are essential to milling, grinding, turning, and other machine shop operations, but they introduce workplace safety and environmental risks. Safely handling these oil- or water-based fluids – especially when they become...
A slight decline in consumption is attributed to slowing business investment, weak automotive sector activity, Boeing’s problems, and doubts about global trade deals.
Compact machine is more effective than robotized finishing for high-volume, finishing of complex workpieces
Experts suggest that machine shop owners do two things: 1) explain how they will deliver the best value, not price; and 2) understand the purchasers’ process and metrics
Manufacturers’ capital investments in machine tools totaled $344.6 million in April, -16.5% from March, -17.6% from April 2018, and -11.6% year-to-date.
New design for direct-drive motors for machine tools, with very low cogging torque … almost half the current standard
New method uses additive manufacturing and a proprietary post-processing method to form diamond composites into complex shapes