7 Questions You Should Ask Before Buying a Metal 3D Printer SLM Solutions, a provider of metal-based 3D additive technology and machinery, has produced a white paper highlighting critical factors you must consider when investing in 3D metal printing. Asking these questions will help you select an equipment supplier and partner that best fits your unique business needs. Full Article
Precision Manufacturer "Gauges" Its Success on Milled Aerospace Part High-Tech Engineering, a precision engineering company based in Dunstable, Bedfordshire, UK, has always focused on the quality of the parts it produces. Now with its latest addition, a Renishaw Equator gauging system, it is reaching 100% part inspection and zero scrap while halving the operator requirements and reducing part production costs by 27%. Full Article
A NEW process for gearmaking from German Machine Tools of America. Hardened gears can now be worked to a tooth-to-tooth composite error and total composite error in the AGMA 12, DIN 5 range with a surface finish better than 1.5 Ra.
The MunchMan® II is an improved release of a unique and very effective chip and scrap removal conveyor for the machine tool industry. The MunchMan® II is proving to be the most successful way to manage the long stringy and bird's nest chips generated by high speed turning and milling operations on the market today. Read More
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Renishaw'sEquator™ is a versatile alternative to custom gauging, offering inspection of an unprecedented variety of manufactured parts, possible right on the plant floor. With the patented low-cost design, unique in construction and method of operation, Equator is capable of high-speed comparative gauging for inspection of high-volume manufactured parts.