Metal Cutting, Vertical Machining Centers
The Mikron HEM 500U delivers an attractive price/performance ratio for entry into 5-axis machining, especially for shops that do general machining and for those that process parts for the aerospace and defense industry.
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Choosing the Best Hot Zone

This look inside the heat treating furnace examines the reasons behind the shift to graphite hot zones and identifies how shops can choose the best hot zone for their heat treating application.

Set and Forget” Welding Helmet

With fully automated shade level protection, Adaptive Shade Autopilot ADF technology automatically adjusts the shade level on this helmet to the welder's parameters in full high definition viewing.

A Complete Manufacturing Platform

This new CAD/CAM application marries the power and functionality of parametric design with the robust and powerful milling capabilities of standalone CAM software.

How Welding Positioners Are Helping to Save Venice

Silvestrini welding positioners are being used to fabricate massive weldments and hinges in an ingenious flood-defense barrier intended to protect the city.

3D Dreams

Take a look at some of the newest three-dimensional scanning technology that can reduce the cost of a typical manufacturing design cycle by up to 75 percent.

Taken to the Cleaners

Here are some innovative industrial parts washing systems that effectively eliminate the manual aspect of cleaning so that your shop can reduce costs and increase profit.

Quickly Restrict Access to Hazardous Areas

The Aisle-Guard safety barricade from North American Safety Products also prevents passage underneath, even at full expansion.

Revolutionary Battery-Operated Lifting Magnet

The BEELiFT from DocMagnet uses push button technology, anti-demag safety mechanism to prevent accidental release of the load, a lithium-ion battery, external battery charger, low battery alarm, tilt sensors, and an auto-on function for remote operation.