03/16/2022
Lesson covers the programming and specifications before loading the programming and cutting the pipe threads… Watch Video
  03/06/2022
Matt from NWTC walks through the steps and specifications to program this single point threading application on a CNC Lathe. You’ll need a scientific calculator and the… Watch Video
  02/25/2022
Let’s talk taps. Familiarize yourself with all the different taps. Plus Matt shares a custom tap modification… Watch Video
  02/04/2022
Learn how to utilize a subprogram technique for profile milling around a part. The program works for both your roughing AND finishing tools… Watch Video
  02/04/2022
Part one. Learn how to program this needle valve on the Mazak Lathe!… Watch Video
  01/28/2022
Part one. Learn how to program this needle valve on the Mazak Lathe! Watch Video
  01/19/2022
Last week Matt covered how to cut a radius on the corner of a part using an interpolation technique. Here’s a faster technique… Watch Video
  01/17/2022
When jobs require producing a radius on the corner of a part, the most efficient tool to get the job done is… Watch Video
  12/24/2021
Derrick needs to rework a shaft for a tractor. Here’s how he pulls it off… Watch Video
  12/09/2021
Learn how to turn a custom image into a geometry you can cut. Here are the steps to create a custom… Watch Video
  12/08/2021
You’d be surprised what you can accomplish with only a few lines of G-code and a sub program with a loop command… Watch Video
  12/07/2021
Matt does a great job explaining the steps to disassemble and reassemble a vise, as well as sharing helpful tips and techniques… Watch Video
  11/29/2021
Is conversational programming on the machine or programming on the CAD/CAM system faster?… Watch Video
  11/29/2021
In this lesson we’ll get to the bottom of which programming method is faster… Watch Video
  09/17/2021
Matt Schmelzer is breaking down the process of measuring threads to make sure they meet specifications… Watch Video
  09/01/2021
PART 3! Just because you CAN machine the part, doesn’t mean you should… Watch Video
  09/01/2021
CNC Instructor Matt Schmelzer talks about threadmilling and illustrates how to program a threadmilling operation on a CNC machine. Watch Video
  08/13/2021
Here’s part 2. Derrick Hogan from NGTC shows us a project when he should’ve said no… Watch Video