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Video Explains How Okuma Keeps Customers for Life

June 26, 2018

Okuma CNC machines are respected the world over for quality, reliability and industry-leading manufacturing technology. Among the many reasons is the user-friendly OSP open source control system. The award-winning OSP Suite combines software applications with Okuma’s Intelligent Technologies

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The Easiest Path to Great Technical Service

June 21, 2018

All CNC machines and other manufacturing equipment require service from time-to-time, either for routine maintenance or when something unexpected happens. Regardless of the cause, downtime is a dirty word in any shop. That’s why Gosiger wants to get you back up and running as soon as possible.

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Everything You Need to Know About 5-Axis Machining but didn’t Know Who to Ask

June 18, 2018

The many benefits of 5-axis machining include:

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Getting a Loan to Grow Your CNC Shop is now a Lot Easier

May 30, 2018

A few years ago, getting a loan to expand your CNC shop could be an arduous task. Banks and other lenders who were burned when the economy turned ugly were reluctant to fund small businesses. Today, the picture is much different.

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7 Tips for a Successful Visit to IMTS 2018

May 22, 2018

With more than 2400 exhibitors, 1.3 million square feet of exhibit space and over 100,000 visitors, the prospect of attending IMTS 2018 can be overwhelming. Of course, the advantages far outweigh any concerns. IMTS is the one place to see all of the latest manufacturing technology, meet with

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How the Industrial Internet of Things Reduced This CNC Shop’s Cost-Per-Part by Over 25%

December 22, 2017

 

The 75-year-old, family owned business in this case study distributes testing equipment used by construction, laboratory, food service, pharmaceutical and other industries. A few years ago they decided to create a CNC shop within their facility to make a product of their own.

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New PrimeTurning™ Concept Boosts Productivity

December 15, 2017

The traditional approach to a turning process involves cutting from the end of a workpiece toward the chuck. As a result, the entering angle of the cutting tool must be around 90º to enable the tool to reach the shoulder. Although using less of an entering angle would increase the feed rate,

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Okuma’s Turn-Cut Function Eliminates Special Tooling and Secondary Machines

December 8, 2017

Okuma Multus series multi-function, 5-axis CNC turning centers enable one-and-done machining of even complex parts. The exclusive Turn-Cut feature is just one of the many ways Multus machines eliminate the need to move a part to a dedicated lathe for specialized operations such as machining

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How To Blend Additive & Traditional Manufacturing

November 24, 2017

With 95+ years of experience supporting manufacturers, the Gosiger team is in a unique position to evaluate new technologies that can help customers improve productivity. Although additive manufacturing (AKA 3D printing) has been around for a number of years, many manufacturers struggle with how

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7 Ways To Get More Value When Attending A Trade Show

November 17, 2017

Attending trade shows is a great opportunity to see the latest manufacturing technologies and help make better equipment buying decisions. Whether you visit small, local shows or larger events like IMTS, you’ll get more value for the time and money invested by following these 7 suggestions:

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