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August 06, 2014 - Volume 08 Issue 15
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ILS Technology has provided Honda with industrial automation software that has enabled the auto manufacturer to get new car models to market faster by reducing retool times from nine months or longer to just a few months.
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Ingersoll Cutting Tools has found that high-feed insert geometries and extra-rigid shanks and extensions are the keys to handling long reach challenges. The company applied those principles to 6 different applications and the results included reduced chatter, reduced cycle time, tripled material removal rate, and improved tool life 20 to 1.
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  Industry News
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  Okuma and Boeing to Share Their Programming Expertise With Demonstration of New STEP-NC ISO Standard at IMTS
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  New High-Speed "Cube" Ideal for Batch Milling Many Small Parts
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  Product Spotlight Cont'd
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  Innovative Twin Turret Grinder Does the Work of 2 or 3 Machines
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  New Milling Cutter Eliminates Insert Rotation During Aggressive Machining
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