MMT ZONE: Machining

Flexible High-Speed Mold Machining
Use this planning guide to identify the right double-column machining center to fit your mold machining needs. more (+)


Technology Tuesday: A Closer Look at IMTS 2016
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Yesterday I blogged about IMTS, providing an overarching summary of the manufacturing technologies featured there. Today, being Technology Tuesday, I thought I’d share a few snapshots from the show floor.

Five-Axis Machining Eliminates LSR Flash
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Sometimes taking a different view of a problem can bring about a successful solution.

Throwback Thursday: Jig Grinding, EDM or High-Speed Milling?
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By examining the advantages, limitations, features and applications jig grinding has compared to EDM and high-speed milling, you will arm yourself with the information you need to make the right decision when it comes to purchasing your next machine tool.

Five-Axis Solution to High Mold Surface Finish Accuracy
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A five-axis vertical CNC jig boring-milling machine that offers the exceptionally high accuracy needed for moldmaking.

Sodick Names David Lynch New Midwest Sales Manager
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Machine tool manufacturer Sodick, Inc. has named David Lynch as the new Regional Machine Sales Manager for the Midwestern US.

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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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