February 9, 2018
Most machine shops have employees spread throughout their facilities, and managers… View Article
  February 9, 2018
Like many experts in the industry, Jeff Bennett may not be able to exactly define what… View Article
  February 9, 2018
The vertical turret lathe is known for its ability to efficiently produce large… View Article
  January 31, 2018
For contract parts manufacturers, the ability to produce tight-tolerance parts at… View Article
  January 31, 2018
Happy New Year! Last year flew by, bringing me another year closer to retirement… View Article
  January 31, 2018
The abrasive stones commonly found in machine shops are fine for run-of-the-mill… View Article
  January 16, 2018
One of the most important lessons I learned in 2017 was how to deal with unprofitable customers and… View Article
  January 16, 2018
In the digitized manufacturing world that is being born, the product that a job shop produces is… View Article
  January 16, 2018
One of the challenges when boring workpiece materials susceptible to workhardening is… View Article
  December 20, 2017
European parts manufacturers frequently apply metalcutting products in their own countries before those… View Article
  December 20, 2017
My brother and I once spent an entire summer rebuilding a 1967… View Article
  December 20, 2017
After experiencing a rather tumultuous year—personally and professionally… View Article
  December 5, 2017
To compete, high-mix, low-volume parts manufacturers are well-aware that they need to… View Article
  December 5, 2017
When convertible spindles for Swiss-style CNC lathes were introduced a decade or so… View Article
  December 5, 2017
Look in a couple of nooks in the machine tool market and you’ll find what appear to be… View Article
  November 20, 2017
With its new EOS M 290 additive-manufacturing system, Indiana Technology and… View Article
  November 20, 2017
For a good part of my career, I thought of squareness—or, more correctly… View Article
  November 20, 2017
I’m thankful to be working and writing this column after being at the epicenter of Hurricane Harvey… View Article