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August 15, 2018 - Volume 12 Issue 11
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Image - Here's 5 Metal 3D Printing Success Stories Here's 5 Metal 3D Printing Success Stories
Given the optimism that metal AM will continue to grow in relevance for series production, it's natural to focus on future potential and skim over the present. However, that forward-looking mindset obscures the exciting developments already taking place in 3D metal printing. The technology as a tool to be used in full production runs is not some distant possibility. It's already here. 3DEO's president Matt Sand details five current examples of how metal AM is changing manufacturing at scale.
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Image - Arizona Shop Meets High-Risk Deadline to Machine Parts Required for Launch of Secret U.S. Government Payload Arizona Shop Meets High-Risk Deadline to Machine Parts Required for Launch of Secret U.S. Government Payload
Employees at Sonic Aerospace in Chandler, Arizona credit GibbsCAM software as one of the main reasons they consistently deliver parts on time to their customers -- first-tier suppliers to major aircraft and rocket companies.
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  Industry News
Image - Heimatec Now Offers High-Speed Marking Process; Lower Cost Than Conventional Marking Heimatec Now Offers High-Speed Marking Process; Lower Cost Than Conventional Marking
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  GF Machining Partners with 3D Systems: Now Offers Integrated Manufacturing Solutions Based on 3D Printing
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Image - New Advanced Titanium Alloy for High-Temperature Aerospace Applications New Advanced Titanium Alloy for High-Temperature Aerospace Applications
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  4 "Cutting Edge" Topics Job Shop Employees Should Check Out at IMTS
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The KOMO Fusion 1205TT features the flexibility of two pallets and one or two spindles with standard 15 station tool changers and a Fanuc control. All KOMO CNC machining centers now ship with Machine Monitoring software. Vacuum systems, liquid cooled spindles, custom table configurations and other options are available.


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Image - New Precision Rotary Indexer Reduces Engineering and Installation Time New Precision Rotary Indexer Reduces Engineering and Installation Time
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  New Laser Measurement System Enables Faster and Easier CMM Error Mapping
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  New HMC Targets Hard-Metal Aerospace, Oil & Gas Markets
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  Product Focus Award Winner
Product Focus Award Winner New 5-Axis Machine Features Fully Retractable Spindle

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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