Can a Lower Cost VMC Deliver Quality & Reliability? Okuma Says “Yes!”

May 11, 2015

Okuma Unveils New 5-Axis Vertical Machining Center & New CNC Lathe

May 8, 2015

Ideal for complex, multi-sided machining, the new MU-6300V Vertical Machining Center (VMC) offers a variety of spindle options to accommodate your most challenging 5-axis jobs. Rear of machine pallet loading enables easy connection to a pallet pool or Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS).

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See How Okuma Contributes to This CNC Shop’s Success

May 1, 2015

In this video from the “My Okuma Story” series, the father and son owners of Lumar Machining & Manufacturing Ltd., an Ontario, Canada CNC machine shop, explain how they bought a non-CNC machining company in 2005 and transformed it into a fast-growing business. The new owners installed Okuma CNC

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Compact Okuma ID Grinding Machine Delivers Higher Speeds & Feed Rates

April 3, 2015

The Okuma GI-10NII high-speed internal grinding machine enables production of a wide variety of parts from jet engine components to bearings. Capable of grinding IDs up to 6”, this model is equipped with extremely rigid, high-speed grinding wheel spindles and Okuma-designed drives and motors for

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Okuma Pallet Pool FMS Designed For Shops With Limited Floor Space

March 27, 2015

If you’ve considered the advantages of a Flexible Manufacturing System (FMS) for your CNC machining operation but don’t think you have the necessary floor space, Okuma has a solution for you. The company’s newest Pallet Pool System connects select Okuma machining centers, including 5-axis

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Automation Video: One Robot, Two VMCs, 4 Workpiece

January 16, 2015

In another example of Gosiger Automation designed robot-based factory automation, this video, demonstrates how a Fanuc M-16iB robot services two Okuma Vertical Machining Centers (VMC). Each machining center is equipped with 4-position, 4th axis indexers. Four workpieces at a time are loaded into

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Okuma APP Store Supported by Gosiger Featured at IMTS 2014

August 29, 2014

Just like the online sites you visit to download the latest APPs for your smart phones, tablets and computers, you can now access productivity-enhancing APPs for your Okuma CNC machines from the Okuma APP Store. You can also get a first-hand look at the APP Store in the Okuma booth at IMTS 2014.

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New Intelligent Multitasking CNC Machines for Aerospace, Oil & Energy, Medical and More

August 22, 2014

A new series of high-accuracy multitasking CNC lathes dramatically reduces the number of fixtures required for complex part machining, thus reducing setup time while increasing machine uptime. Now available from Okuma and Gosiger, the Multus U Series includes the U3000 with a 39.4” bed and the

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New Turn-Cut Program for HMCs Eliminates the Need for Secondary Machines & Accessories

May 23, 2014

Thanks to a new programming option called Turn-Cut, users of Okuma Horizontal Machining Centers (HMC) can now avoid buying expensive special purpose machines, tooling, fixtures and other add-ons to perform turning operations on large, unbalanced parts. With it you can create bores and diameters

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Service Tip: CNC Machine Preventative Maintenance Pays big Dividends

November 21, 2013

Gosiger encourages all customers to have in place a comprehensive Planned Preventative Maintenance Plan for all of the equipment in their shop. By performing the regular inspections and service that every machine requires, you can avoid unnecessary downtime, lost production, late deliveries and

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