MMT ZONE: Machining


Methods, Yasda Collaborate on 5-Axis VMC
MoldMaking Technology

This week at IMTS 2014, Methods Machine Tools introduced the Methods-Yasda PX30i  five-axis automated vertical machining center, collaboratively designed, engineered and built by the two companies.

IMTS: A View from the Top Reveals Machine Craftsmanship from the Ground Up
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From atop the YCM Americas Inc. double-deck booth visitors can sit and enjoy a beverage and snack while taking in the 14 machines on display this year that showcase the latest vertical, horizontal and five-axis machining technology as well as the company’s unique strengths in manufacturing machines from the ground up.

IMTS: Automate Your Way out of the Skilled Labor Shortage
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GF Machining Solutions is on a mission this IMTS to help industry overcome the skilled labor shortage and stay competitive at the same time. Their solution is automation.

Hardinge to Acquire ID Grinding Business from Peter Wolters
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Hardinge has entered an agreement to acquire the assets of the Voulmard internal diameter grinding business from Peter Wolters GmbH of Rendsburg, Germany.

Hand Grinders Accommodate Range of Attachments
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NSK America’s Evolution series of hand grinders, an addition to the company’s Emax line, is capable of one-touch control and offers speeds ranging to 40,000 rpm.

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Machining (via the machine tool and cutting tool) shapes metal workpieces. Understanding both traditional and advanced machining techniques is critical to overcoming the various dimensional and finish challenges associated with mold machining. Processes include milling, drilling, grinding, high-speed machining, five-axis, hard milling, micro machining, large mold machining, multi-tasking, waterjet and laser. Workholding is also important.
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