Modern Machine Shop

NOV 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 NOVEMBER 2018 8 CONTENTS 96 Surface Grinder Improves Machine Tool Components Better Production From the MMS Editors 14 Mark: My Word | Mark Albert 18 The Z Axis | Peter Zelinski 22 One-Off | Derek Korn Advertisers 148 Business Opportunities 149 Index of Advertisers NOVEMBER 2018 26 Process and Innovations 26 Deciding Factors | Get Ready for Connected Machining 30 Competing Ideas | Everyone Should Be a Waste Hunter 34 Quality Gaging Tips | Just This Once, You Can Blame the Gage 38 CNC Tech Talk | Keep Your Company in the Loop 42 Additive Insights | Can My Machine Tool Access My Support Structures? 46 The View from My Shop | Solving the Education Gap | ABOUT OUR COVER | Running Through the Night Many shops would like to reap the benefits of lights-out machining the way Cookeville, Tennessee's Custom Tool does. However, there are numerous elements the shop had to consider in developing its reliable, repeatable, unattended process, as the story on page 88 explains. 102 Automotive Manufacturer Works with Supplier to Streamline Lean Machining Cells 108 From High-Volume/Low-Mix to Low-Volume/High-Mix The Metalworking Industry 12 MMS Connect 14 Digital Extras 50 Shop Talk 62 Events | Conferences | Meetings 152 GBI: Metalworking 128 Modern Equipment Review Spotlight: Cleaning and Deburring Products 114 Tooling and Workholding 122 Systems and Software 96

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