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Custom machines offer solutions standard ones sometimes can’t

There’s little that can’t be made with today’s standard CNC machine tools…

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One mission, two bottom lines

Skills Inc. is a unique nonprofit manufacturing company that serves…

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Manager's Desk: Smart phone policies for shops

Inevitably, the issue of employees and cell phones will impact…

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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…