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.
From Cow Chips to Cutting Chips Dave Karlstadt started his own machine shop in one building on a rural Ohio farm -- right next to the cows. But it wasn't long before he was concentrating on the metal chips, not the chips the cows "produced." Karlstadt credits his machine tool manufacturer, Okuma, for being one of the main reasons for his rapid growth and success. Full Article
Why Smart Manufacturing is a Dumb Idea "Smart Manufacturing" is definitely one of the trends in manufacturing that is widely praised and accepted as the future of the industry. However, Steven L. Blue doesn't see it that way. The President & CEO of Miller Ingenuity, a global supplier of mission-critical solutions in the transportation industry and author of the new book, "American Manufacturing 2.0: What Went Wrong and How to Make It Right," argues that this trend isn't all that smart. Full Article
Available for the first time for lathe applications, Smart Damper tool holders incorporate a unique mechanism that functions to eliminate chatter and vibration. This heavyweight, strengthened dynamic holder allows for higher accuracy, better surface finishes and increased feed rates at excessive machining depths.
Upgrade your blowoff, cooling, and drying operation to our award winning engineered Super Air Nozzles. EXAIR's Super Air Nozzles are a simple solution to reduce excessive air consumption and noise levels on compressed air blowoff operations. Force ranging from 2 ounces to 23 pounds. Wide variety of sizes and materials.