The 8.5-inch-by-27-inch vertical machining center (VMC) from Palmgren (Naperville, IL) is an economical way to manufacture small parts. An automatic tool changer and 8-tool magazine make the machine suited for prototyping and short run shops.
Standard features on the #9680185 include linear guide and servo drives and ball screws on all three axes. Switches on all doors improve safety while machining. Central lubricating system delivers oil to guideways and ball screws.
U.S. Manufacturing Technology Orders Dip Slightly From June to July
Although a wide variety of sectors were positive in July –– including automotive and medical equipment –– AMT reports the 2020 orders to date of $2 billion is about a quarter down year over year.
How Does Your Company’s Compensation Package Stack Up?
FMA has released a report that details salaries and benefits for practically every position in a fabricating or manufacturing company, from CEO to janitor and everything in between. The survey results also provide insight into several HR policies and procedures.