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June 13, 2018 - Volume 12 Issue 08
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Image - California Shop Embraces Intuitive CNC Machining and Realizes 10x Sales Increase of Flagship Product California Shop Embraces Intuitive CNC Machining and Realizes 10x Sales Increase of Flagship Product
The resurgence of Spyder Manufacturing illustrates how the fate of a shop can be tied to its machine tool investment decisions. It’s also the improbable story of how this second-generation company stumbled upon a business breakthrough: CNC that is intuitive and empowering.
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Keeping workers happy can be a full-time job. But the husband and wife owners of a machine shop in Wisconsin have learned some secrets to keeping their workers happy and motivated. And those secretes include a trip to Chicago to "see a show."
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  Industry News
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  New Counter-Rotation Fixture on Gundrilling Machine Improves Straightness of Drilled Hole
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  Product Spotlight
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  Heavy-Duty Horizontal Lathe Perfect to Machine Long Workpieces
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Image - Compact Feeder Replaces Manual Tending for Small to Medium-Sized Workpieces Compact Feeder Replaces Manual Tending for Small to Medium-Sized Workpieces
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  Drill's New Geometry and Coating Allow Shops to Run Machine Tools at Full Potential
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  Automatic Pallet Changer Eliminates Spindle Downtime
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  Product Focus Award Winner
Product Focus Award Winner New CNC Lathe a Machine Everyone in Your Shop Can Run -- Perfect for Hot Jobs

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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