Modern Machine Shop

SEP 2018

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Page 18 of 220 DIGITAL EXTRAS MMS SEPTEMBER 2018 16 ADDITIONAL WEB EXTRAS REPORT Machining Technology Trip to Japan A trip with NTMA members to Okuma and Big Daishowa manufacturing facilities provided the oppor- tunity to learn about their in-house production capabil- ities and new machining technology offerings. Read: VIDEO | Moldmaker Succeeds with Conformal Cooling Machining complemented by metal 3D printing enables B&J Specialty to create inserts with cooling channels that follow the contours of the mold. Watch: QUICK READ | How a Large Shop Attracts and Retains Employees It's clear that a shop needs good people to survive. Investments in employee development, care and engagement are three ways to entice and keep them. Read: DEEP DIVE | Turning Takes a New Direction A methodology for cutting in both directions on a CNC lathe promises to make turning a much more productive operation in certain applica- tions. New types of inserts driven by new CAM tool paths are key enablers of this development. Read: 2 MIN. 18 MIN. 6 MIN. 2 MIN.

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