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July 15, 2020 - Volume 14 Issue 07
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Image - Gun Barrel Drilling + Reaming on One Machine Gun Barrel Drilling + Reaming on One Machine

The DeHoff G560-DR2 performs both gundrilling and reaming operations on gun barrels. The two-spindle machine has a barrel capacity range from 17 to 50 caliber and a slide travel of 60 inches. DeHoff offers machines for gundrilling, reaming, and rifling, in multiple spindle configurations, all Made-in-the-USA.


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Image - Should You Expand Your Shop with Next-Gen 3D Metal Printing? Should You Expand Your Shop with Next-Gen 3D Metal Printing?
So, you may have started to envision a 3D printer joining the other machines on your shop floor in the not-too-distant future. You know machining centers and lathes inside and out, but how do you even begin selecting AM equipment? What attributes does one look for in a printer, and how do you assure your customers that they will receive metal parts with the same metallurgical integrity as those made from billet or bar stock?
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Image - Wisconsin Shop Increases Profit by Renting Robotic Welders Wisconsin Shop Increases Profit by Renting Robotic Welders
Wisconsin-based Processed Metal Innovators (PMI) is a metal fabricator that produces hundreds of different stamped and welded metal parts for heavy equipment, automobiles, appliances, and more. With few certified welders available and traditional robotic welders unable to handle small runs, PMI turned to the Universal Robots cobot-powered BotX Welder to dramatically increase productivity and profitability.
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Mitee-Bite Products works with many top shelf companies, engineers and sales people helping users make the best possible choice when it comes to designing workholding solutions. We provide free consults -- whether it's a quick test fixture, low volume-low cost production or applications dedicated to a machining center. Check out one of our newest partners: Amrok. Turn-keys rock solid from the ground up!


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  Industry News
Image - Nickel-Based Alloy Qualifies for 3D Metal Printer; Ideal for Additive Manufacturing of Gas Turbine Engines Nickel-Based Alloy Qualifies for 3D Metal Printer; Ideal for Additive Manufacturing of Gas Turbine Engines
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Image - Latest Roll Marking Machines Reduce Cycle Times; Help Fast Production of Oxygen Tanks Latest Roll Marking Machines Reduce Cycle Times; Help Fast Production of Oxygen Tanks
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Image - Webinar: A Fireside chat with Duncan Machine Products on Using 3D Printing Webinar: A Fireside chat with Duncan Machine Products on Using 3D Printing

Duncan Machine looked for an Additive Manufacturing (AM) solution that could complement their subtractive manufacturing experience, and one that their existing CNC programmers could learn. They found a solution that satisfied those requirements and will also capture more business opportunities and fabricate parts that aren't possible by yesterday's standards.


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  Product Spotlight
Image - Improved Gundrilling Machine Designed for Job Shops Improved Gundrilling Machine Designed for Job Shops
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Image - Digital Flowmeter Warns of Leaks in Air System Digital Flowmeter Warns of Leaks in Air System
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  High-Performance Lathe Features Fast Setup, Maximum Stability, Automated Loading/Unloading
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Image - ActiNav: Autonomous Bin Picking for Machine Tending ActiNav: Autonomous Bin Picking for Machine Tending

Picking from unstructured bins used to be impossible for robots, and for decades, coding a robot and organizing a workcell to precisely pick and place parts has bottlenecked production. ActiNav Autonomous Bin Picking has revolutionized the speed and simplicity for bin picking tasks, launched on Universal Robots' UR+ platform:


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Image - Mobile, Portable, and Benchtop Part Marking Technology New to North America Mobile, Portable, and Benchtop Part Marking Technology New to North America
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  ShopJet Offers Latest Waterjet Cutting Technology at Affordable Cost
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Image - Pyramid Workholding Bundles: Clamp 3 Individual Components in Single Setup Pyramid Workholding Bundles: Clamp 3 Individual Components in Single Setup
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  Automated Robotic Deburring Machine Can Process Parts in 5 Seconds
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Compressed air safety is a concern within manufacturing environments. Learn about the dangers that can come from high pressure and noise exposure. Improper use of compressed air commonly exceeds OSHA's noise exposure standards and causes noise induced hearing loss.


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  Product Focus Award Winner
Product Focus Award Winner Newly Designed Machine Features 25% Faster Spindle for Milling and Drilling

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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