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Reviewing the Possibilities with Live Tooling

Identifying tooling needs and options for every machine on the floor is part of the secret of successful shops. This includes grasping the basic concepts – and some developments -- for the “driven tool” alternative .


Top Stories

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The skills gap is an old story in the manufacturing world — a perennial crisis that seems to threaten the entire industry with every new technological leap or generational change. In this eBook, learn how to attack the skills gap head-on.

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How Your Maintenance Strategy Impacts Your Production Schedule

Whether it’s reactive, preventive, or predictive maintenance, production and maintenance teams must coordinate to ensure equipment availability and efficiency.


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When implemented correctly and leveraged by a well-trained team, Condition-Based Maintenance can increase system reliability and productivity, and decrease maintenance costs. That means it has the potential to increase return on investment.

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Assembling the Jigsaw Puzzle of Special Cutting Tools

Determining how customized holemaking and hole-finishing tools will work most efficiently and effectively is a detailed process — with multiple options.


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Cutting Machining Steps Draws More Aerospace Business

For Honeycutt Manufacturing, a GROB five-axis machining center with Siemens CNC onboard has reduced cycle time by 50% and tooling costs by 60%.


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Make Them Notice… Then Make Them Customers

Every business is trying to bring in buyers, but how they do it – and how well they do it – depends on how they manage these three techniques.


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Lockheed, Pentagon Settle on Substandard F-35 Parts

Spares and replacement parts were delivered without electronic data records, leading to a $71-million agreement that recognizes Lockheed’s improvement in the supply process and commitment to further progress.


Editor's Choice

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Conversational Programming Software for CNCs

An Advanced One Touch-Interactive Graphics Function (AOT-IGF) for lathes, machining centers, and multitasking machines lets shops create simple part designs without skilled programmers, for faster set-up and increased productivity.


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Compact Tool Grinder Offers Large Grinding Zone

Modular five-axis CNC machine offers quick adaptation to application requirements, plus updated mechanical, software, and automation features and functions.


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Software Makes Robot Programming Easier Than Ever

Seamlessly integrating offline programming, simulation, and code generation, for quick, error-free robot programs, and rapid visualization of issues and opportunities to obtain optimal robot programs.


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