In today's machine shops, having 5-axis capability is no longer a luxury; it's a must-have. Are you considering making the transition from 3-axis to 5-axis? Okuma resident experts discuss how to painlessly make the transition and how 5-axis machining has evolved from a machine tool user's perspective.
Top 10 Downloaded Machine Tool Apps Using apps on a daily basis has become a "must-have" for many people because they make our lives easier and increase our personal productivity. In manufacturing environments, "machine tool apps" are becoming popular for exactly the same reasons. The folks at Okuma have put together their list of the top apps downloaded in 2018. Full Article
EXAIR's Super Air Knife delivers a uniform, high volume, high velocity sheet of air for blowoff, cooling and drying applications. Energy use is 1/3 that of typical blowoffs. Eliminates costly downtime of blowers. Noise is under 70 dBA at 80 PSIG.