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July 12, 2017 - Volume 11 Issue 10
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Image - Okuma's GENOS M560-V Easily Cuts Exotic Metals Okuma's GENOS M560-V Easily Cuts Exotic Metals

The GENOS M560-V vertical machining center is part of Okuma's Affordable Excellence product lineup combining special pricing and superb quality. The highly rigid, thermally-stable double column construction allows for precise, heavy duty cutting and flawless finishes of difficult to machine materials. This VMC has the power and flexibility to deliver results time after time.


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  Featured Articles
Image - Shop-Wide Switch to Quick-Change Jaw System Reduced Set-Up Time by 75% Shop-Wide Switch to Quick-Change Jaw System Reduced Set-Up Time by 75%
MGW, Ltd., Augusta, Georgia, manufactures shifter parts for domestic sports cars from Corvette, Mustang, and others. Recently the shop dramatically reduced its downtime after finding a more efficient way to "shift" from one setup to another.
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Image - Rail Manufacturer Implements New Conveyors to Help Keep the Trains Moving Rail Manufacturer Implements New Conveyors to Help Keep the Trains Moving
Amsted Rail, a leading manufacturer of railroad car components and systems in Petersburg, Virginia, recently switched to a new conveyor system to solve the problem of chips and debris falling into their coolant tank.
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Image - Versatile 4-Axis, Class 1 Fiber Laser Part Marking Systems Versatile 4-Axis, Class 1 Fiber Laser Part Marking Systems

DAPRA's versatile, turnkey Graphix laser marking workstations offer 4-axis marking capabilities within a compact Class 1 enclosure. Generous marking window and part locating surface. 300mm maximum Z-axis height. Choice of 10W or 20W fiber laser source. Great for medical, automotive, aerospace, military and electronics applications.


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  Industry News
Image - High-Performance Metalworking Fluid Ideal for Superior Surface Finish on Aluminum and Aerospace Alloys High-Performance Metalworking Fluid Ideal for Superior Surface Finish on Aluminum and Aerospace Alloys
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  New Software Offers Simplified Shop Floor Programming for CNC Grinders
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Image - Summer Showcase to Give First-Hand Look at What's "Hot" in the Machine Tool Industry Summer Showcase to Give First-Hand Look at What's "Hot" in the Machine Tool Industry
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  New Version of Integrated CAM Software Increases Digitalization and Saves Up to 75% in Machining Time
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Image - Additive Manufacturing in a Machine Shop Webinar Additive Manufacturing in a Machine Shop Webinar

Watch this on-demand webinar featuring the real-world story of how a 73 year-old machine shop successfully incorporated metal 3D printing into their business. With several years experience on an SLM 280, they discuss the toughest lessons they've learned and how metal AM has positively affected their business.


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  Product Spotlight
Image - Atomizing Spray Nozzle Designed for Cooling and Smooth, No-Drip Coating Atomizing Spray Nozzle Designed for Cooling and Smooth, No-Drip Coating
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  Flexible System Allows Users to Directly Clamp or Directly Machine Workpieces
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Image - Next Generation Tool Data Management Software Offers New 3D Tool Assembler Next Generation Tool Data Management Software Offers New 3D Tool Assembler
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  New Multitasking Machine Handles Unlimited Applications for Single-Piece and Series Production
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Image - Super Air Knife Replaces Noisy Blowers Super Air Knife Replaces Noisy Blowers

EXAIR's Super Air Knife delivers a uniform, high volume, high velocity sheet of air for blowoff, cooling and drying applications. Energy use is 1/3 that of typical blowoffs. Eliminates costly downtime of blowers. Noise is under 70 dBA at 80 PSIG.


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Image - Customizable Laser System Ideal for All Marking and Engraving Tasks – From 3D Micro to Large Workpieces Up to 660 lbs. Customizable Laser System Ideal for All Marking and Engraving Tasks – From 3D Micro to Large Workpieces Up to 660 lbs.
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  New HMC's Feature 1G Acceleration/Deceleration; 25% Productivity Increase
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Image - Innovative Machine Switches Between Milling and Deep Drilling Without Disassembling the Part Innovative Machine Switches Between Milling and Deep Drilling Without Disassembling the Part
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  Powerbore Brackets with Helical Chip Flutes Designed to Machine Deep Bores with Low Noise
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  Product Focus Award Winner
Product Focus Award Winner Multi-Task CNC Software is Flexible and Easy to Learn

Based on reader interest and analysis from our editorial staff, this article won MAN's Product Focus Award for last month's eNewsletter. We would like to congratulate the winning company. In case you missed it, please click on the headline above to view the article.


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