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March 20, 2017 - Volume 11 Issue 04
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Image - German Mold and Die Shop Credits Portal Milling Machines for Meeting Their Automotive Customers' Demands German Mold and Die Shop Credits Portal Milling Machines for Meeting Their Automotive Customers' Demands
To stay competitive, mold and die makers must be flexible in responding to customer requests, which means being able to machine a wide range of materials with high precision and handle parts of many different sizes. To meet these challenges, the Bavarian company Schröter Modell- und Formenbau GmbH recently added two portal milling machines to maximize uptimes and offer its customers individually tailored solutions.
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Image - Halliburton Taps into Tooling Solution That Reduces Thread Milling Process from 116 Minutes to Just 6 Minutes Halliburton Taps into Tooling Solution That Reduces Thread Milling Process from 116 Minutes to Just 6 Minutes
They say small changes can make a big difference. And that is definitely the case for oil and gas player Halliburton at its Singapore plant. The energy company has made significant time and cost savings in its manufacture of vital components, thanks to a tapping solution from Sandvik Coromant.
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  Industry News
Image - Cutting Data App Provides Real-Time Settings for Boring Tools Cutting Data App Provides Real-Time Settings for Boring Tools
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Image - ABB Sells Its First Ever Robot Manufactured in the U.S. -- Automation with a Red, White and Blue Flare ABB Sells Its First Ever Robot Manufactured in the U.S. -- Automation with a Red, White and Blue Flare
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  New Chemical Treatment Process Enhances Surface of Additive Manufactured Parts; Could Revolutionize Aerospace Industry
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Image - GibbsCAM 2016: Packed with Productivity and Flexibility GibbsCAM 2016: Packed with Productivity and Flexibility

GibbsCAM 2016 has built on the powerful UKM technology from GibbsCAM 2015 which provides powerful improvements and capabilities to increase your productivity.


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  Product Spotlight
Image - All-in-One Pallet Changer/Vacuum Chuck System Features "Magical" Workholding All-in-One Pallet Changer/Vacuum Chuck System Features "Magical" Workholding
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  New Modular Fixturing Ideal for All Your Big Parts
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Image - New Back Blow Air Nozzle Perfect for Cleaning Tiny Inside Diameters New Back Blow Air Nozzle Perfect for Cleaning Tiny Inside Diameters
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  Versatile Conveyor System Offers More Than 600,000 Standard Configurations
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Renishaw's RenAM 500M is a laser powder bed fusion additive manufacturing system designed specifically for the production of metal components on the factory floor. It features automated powder and waste handling systems that enable consistent process quality, reduces operator touch times and ensures high standards of system safety.

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  Product Spotlight Cont'd
Image - New Multitasking Gantry Ideal for Machining Large Workpieces Weighing Hundreds of Tons New Multitasking Gantry Ideal for Machining Large Workpieces Weighing Hundreds of Tons
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  Industry-First Hybrid Controlled Atmosphere 3D Printer Designed for Titanium and Aluminum
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Image - More Powerful Deburring Tools and New Lightweight Tool Changer to be Showcased at Automate 2017 More Powerful Deburring Tools and New Lightweight Tool Changer to be Showcased at Automate 2017
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  New Pocket Milling Cutter Features Unique Geometry for Angled Entry
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Image - Bringing Jobs Back to America! Bringing Jobs Back to America!

We at Mitee-Bite focus on providing solutions to level the playing field. Maximizing productivity, reducing idle spindle time, cutting labor costs in half and most importantly providing simple methods to compete globally! One company making connector plates changed their process to the carrier method using our clamps and now saves $1,000,000 annually by reshoring & producing these parts at a lower cost than CHINA! Another great benefit is regaining control of inventory levels and quality control.

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