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Trim waste with proactive environmental program

Industrial waste, its impact on the environment and regulation by governments…

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Workholding: Building chucks to hold wheels

Unless you’re stuck on the side of the road with a flat, you probably don’t…

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Machine Technology: Building 'monster' machines

It’s safe to say that most people would call a 20′-long (6.1m), 65-ton milling machine…

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Shop Operations: A better way to shorten screws

Every person who works in a machine shop probably has at least one task they…

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Keep machine tools, shop floor data safe from hackers

Securing computer systems from intruders should be top priority at…

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The essentials of manufacturing microtools

Cutting tiny parts and part features with an endmill smaller than a human…

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Tabletop tool sharpeners

Just how big is the change that has come to tool-sharpening equipment…

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The Knee Mill: Still Standing

The design of the knee mill goes back to 1936, when Rudolph Bannow’s…

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Shop Operations: Workholder setup reduction

Setup reduction should be the goal of any machine shop. The need to reduce…

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6 tips for improving turning operations

Lathe machinists have always had it tough. There’s the risk of cut fingers that comes with…