Modern Machine Shop

JAN 2017

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MMSONLINE.COM 12 MMS January 2017 mmsonline.com MMSONLINE.COM Web Extras | mmsonline.com TAKEAWAYS FROM EDITORIAL TRIPS TO JAPAN Last November, Executive Editor Derek Korn and Editorial Director Mark Albert traveled to Japan: Mark Alber t to attend the Japan International Machine Tool Fair (JIMTOF), and Derek Korn to visit various facilities as the guest of DMG MORI. Both editors gathered photos and information from their trips. In addition to Mark Albert's JIMTOF feature on page 84, you can find a slideshow from his trip at short.mmsonline.com/jimtof16 . See Derek Korn's report and slideshow encom- passing his visits to DMG MORI's Tokyo head- quarters, Iga manufacturing campus and JIMTOF at short.mmsonline.com/japan . VIDEO: THE IMPACT OF A HORIZONTAL MACHINING CENTER In a new video filmed on-site at Tri-State Tool Grinding, a Cincinnati, Ohio-based machine shop, Editor-in-Chief Peter Zelinski interviews Quality Manager Michael Newcomb about a transition many small shops contemplate: switching from vertical to horizontal machining. The video details how the shop realized significant efficiency ben- efits due to fewer part setups with a new Makino a61nx horizontal machining center. Watch the video at short.mmsonline.com/newcomb . MAKE MMS ONLINE ZONE PAGES PART OF YOUR SEARCH If you're looking for in-depth coverage of specific technology areas or processes, be sure to take advantage of MMS Online's Zone pages. These 41 pages each present the latest feature articles, blog posts, product releases and other content in technology-, industry- and process-specific silos. Click the "Zones" button at the top of the website, or visit mmsonline.com/zones . MMS Extra is Modern Machine Shop's free email newsletter. To subscribe, visit mmsonline.com/sub/newsletter. 0 0:27 0 2:0 8

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