Modern Machine Shop

AUG 2018

Modern Machine Shop is focused on all aspects of metalworking technology - Providing the new product technologies; process solutions; supplier listings; business management; networking; and event information that companies need to be competitive.

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MMS AUGUST 2018 8 From the MMS Editors 18 Mark: My Word | Mark Albert 20 The Z Axis | Peter Zelinski 22 One-Off | Derek Korn Whatever path your manufacturing operation may take, the largest metalworking event in North America can help light the way. BY THE EDITORS A U G U S T 2 018 N U M B ER 3 VO L U M E 91 FEATURES Destination Innovation Advertisers 308 Business Opportunities 309 Index of Advertisers | ABOUT OUR COVER Discover Your Path to Success at IMTS 2018 This issue focuses on new equipment being presented at IMTS that reflects a variety of industry trends: automation, additive manufacturing, data-driven manufacturing and CNC technology that is becoming increasingly sophisticated. Let this issue serve as your starting point for navigating the "maze" of the biggest North American trade show for our industry. The Metalworking Industry 14 MMS Connect 16 Digital Extras 48 Shop Talk 60 Events | Conferences | Meetings 312 GBI: Metalworking 66 Technical Perspectives 24 Deciding Factors The Industrial Internet of Things at IMTS 28 Competing Ideas The Importance of Lead Measures 32 Quality Gaging Tips Less Is More with Dial Comparators 36 CNC Tech Talk Additive Manufacturing Teaches Designers New Tricks 40 Additive Insights Machinability of Additively Manufactured Support Structures 44 The View from My Shop Leaders, Not Just Managers FEATURES

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