Modern Machine Shop

DEC 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 DECEMBER 2018 10 CONTENTS 80 CAD/CAM Software Contributes to Shop's Fourfold Revenue Increase Better Production From the MMS Editors 18 Mark: My Word | Mark Albert 20 The Z Axis | Peter Zelinski 22 One-Off | Derek Korn Advertisers 108 Business Opportunities 109 Index of Advertisers DECEMBER 2018 22 86 Process and Innovations 26 Deciding Factors | Why Your Shop Needs an IIoT Roadmap 30 Competing Ideas | True Continuous Improvement 34 Quality Gaging Tips | Know Your Part Surface 38 CNC Tech Talk | Understanding CNC Machine Accuracy and Repeatability 42 Additive Insights | Smoothing out the Rough Edges | ABOUT OUR COVER | Staff. Time. Money. This Setup Saves Them All. A machine shop in the heart of Brooklyn, New York, has made a series of investments around five-axis machining that, taken collectively, allow the shop to get more out of each machining cycle and each machine operator. Those investments include customizable fixturing and workholding units, as well as circle-segment tools, shown here. Read about the story on page 72. 84 3D Printer Part Inspection Aided by 3D Printing 86 Lights, Camera, CAD/CAM The Metalworking Industry 14 MMS Connect 16 Digital Extras 46 Shop Talk 54 Events | Conferences | Meetings 112 GBI: Metalworking 104 Modern Equipment Review Spotlight: Turning Products 90 Tooling and Workholding Systems and Software 98

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