Modern Machine Shop

JAN 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 JANUARY 2018 8 CONTENTS 96 New Aerospace End Mill Design Results from Tool Standardization Contest Better Production From the MMS Editors 16 Mark: My Word | Mark Albert 18 The Z Axis | Peter Zelinski 20 One-Off | Derek Korn Advertisers 156 Business Opportunities 157 Index of Advertisers JANUARY 2018 38 100 Process and Innovations 22 Deciding Factors | MTConnect and OPC UA Have Their Place 26 Competing Ideas | Practical Lean 30 Quality Gaging Tips | A Short Course in Surface Finish Measurement 34 CNC Tech Talk | The Effect of Lot Size on Productivity 38 Additive Insights | Lightweighting with Lattices 42 The View from My Shop | Impacting Behaviors and Personalities | ABOUT OUR COVER | Bypass Casting by Machining from Solid The cover photo shot at R&D Manco shows an example of the kind of part that might have begun as a casting in the past, but is now milled out of a solid bar or block of material. For this shop, the shift to machining from solid involves more than increasingly intricate machining routines. It also means taking accountability for more of the overall supply chain. See the article on page 86. 100 Shop Hits Home Run with Toolpath Simulation Software 104 Vision-Guided Cobot Doubles Daily Production The Metalworking Industry 12 MMS Connect 14 Digital Extras 46 Shop Talk 58 Events | Conferences | Meetings 160 GBI: Metalworking 136 Modern Equipment Review Spotlight: Coolant and Chip Management Systems and Software 128 Products 108 Tooling and Workholding

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