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SEP 2018

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SHOP TALK MMS SEPTEMBER 2018 52 Industry News Rifle barrel seen with a Hawkeye Pro Slim 17" Diesel injector with a Hawkeye Pro Hardy 7" Burr in a cross hole viewed with a Hawkeye Pro Slim 7" Fast, reliable metal machining & EDM inspection Hawkeye Borescopes allow metal machinists to quickly and easily inspect for burrs, defects, surface finish irregularities, and more, even inside deep or narrow bores. Hawkeyes deliver fast, reliable visual inspection even through narrow openings, and inside complex machined parts. Easily look inside a wide range of mission-critical parts, such as fuel injector nozzles,engine blocks, transfer cases, brake manifolds, hydraulic assemblies, medical equipment, and more. 800.536.0790 Made in USA Bring Your Parts to the Show for Inspection Solutions! Inspection Solutions... 80 different borescopes, and 20 years experience helping you select just the right one! Booth #135333 • Chicago, IL September 10 - 15, 2018 Visit us at: bi-weekly newsletters that he included in his employees' paycheck envelopes over the past 20 years. Topics range from the highs and lows of sales calls, balance sheets, holidays, winning and losing orders, hobbies, manufacturing technology and business travel. "It's about the business of selling machine tools, through my filter, so there's plenty of philosophy, inspiration and wine tossed in," Mr. Walker says. He will be signing books during IMTS on Tues- day, Wednesday and Thursday, September 11-13, from 1 to 3 p.m. in Mitsui Seiki's booth (338519). The book will also be available on Amazon begin- ning September 11 for $23, which includes tax and a contribution to charity. "I never planned on writing a book," Mr. Walker says. "As a dyslexic growing up in the 1950s and 1960s, before the condition was addressed in the school system, I avoided read- ing and writing and didn't study much. What I did was listen and talk and memorize my way through school." He explains that "something clicked" after getting into oil painting, where- upon reading and writ- ing became much easier. This led to an avid read- ing and writing regimen. Mr. Walker's work-jour- nal-turned-newsletter became a 20-year-long habit and ultimately the basis for this book. | Mitsui Seiki (USA) Inc. 201-337-1300 Launches Machinery Exchange Feature has devel- oped a free Machinery Exchange feature, in which members can research, advertise or buy available CNC metal- cutting or woodworking machines directly. The company offers a free online platform where new production partners can be found and new industry contacts can be made. The Intelligent Filter functions connect buyers with local or even inter- national CNC manufac- turers, enabling efficient placing and fulfilling of CNC orders within the platform. In addition, registered members can find the latest industry news and access the

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