Methods Machine Tools, Inc.

65 Union Ave.
Sudbury, MA 01776 US

A Message from Methods Machine Tools, Inc.

Leading-edge precision machine tools and solutions.

Methods Machine Tools, Inc., in operation for over 55 years, is a leading supplier of precision machine tools, 3D printing solutions, automation and accessories, providing extensive applications engineering support, installation, parts, service and training through a network of large state-of-the-art technology centers and dealers throughout North America.

Winning Partnerships.

Methods Machine Tools has many long term machine builder partnerships including Nakamura Tome, Fanuc, Kiwa, Feeler, Yasda and most recently, 3D Systems.

Methods Machine Tools Enters 3D Print Market With Full 3D Systems Line.

Methods Machine Tools and 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD)  have entered into a partner agreement.

As Seen In Production Machining

Methods Machine Tools Launches Automation Center in Charlotte
To meet the demand for automation and robotics in manufacturing, Methods Machine Tools is expanding its automation capabilities with a 10,000-square-foot Automation and Integration Center in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Methods Machine Tools Opens New Automation Center
The center, located in Charlotte, North Carolina, is staffed by systems integration engineers and will have a range of equipment and capabilities from customer consultation to building cells and performing run-offs.

Kiwa Triple H40 HMC Supports Flexible Fixture Mounting Based on Application
One of the design features of the HMC is its ability to support flexible mounting of various fixtures and rotary tables based on the application.

Additive Manufacturing Labs Sprouting Nationwide
Methods Machine Tools has formed a subsidiary called Methods 3D, which is a partnership between Methods and 3D Systems. The new business will establish additive manufacturing labs in its Methods’ technology centers located across the country.

Methods 3D Expands Presence for Additive Manufacturing Labs
3D System’s modular ‘Figure 4” cell was operating lights-out with Fanuc robotic arms, mass-producing multiple parts.

Feeler HV-1100V Reduces Peck-Drilling Vibration and Prevents Oscillation
The VMC’s reinforced cross-ribbed column structure and no counter-balance weight design is said to reduce peck-drilling vibration and prevent oscillation normally caused by a counter-balance weight.

Methods Machine Tools Kiwa-Japan Triple H40

HMC Design Offers Machining Rigidity
Methods Machine Tools will introduce the Kiwa-Japan Triple H40 HMC with a column traverse structure.

Multitasking Machine Produces Unique Medical Part
A turnkey multitasking center from Methods Machine Tools Inc. helped the company produce a high-tolerance, high-quality part.

Nakamura-Tome NTRX-300, NTRX-300L Multitasking Turning Center

Multitasking Turning Centers Enable Heavy-Duty Machining
Methods Machine Tool introduces the Nakamura-Tome NTRX-300 and the NTRX-300L multitasking turning centers.

Nakamura-Tome NTRX-300, NTRX-300L Multitasking Turning Center

Multitasking Turning Centers Enable Heavy-Duty Machining
Methods Machine Tool introduces the Nakamura-Tome NTRX-300 multitasking turning center.

Methods Machine Tools Appoints Jerry Rex as COO
The key appointment of Mr. Rex, a manufacturing industry veteran with more than 25 years of management experience, complements Methods’ strategic plans for future growth.


Millennial Multitasking Made Easy
CNC control software is being designed with features to better fit the tendencies of younger operators.

Methods to Host Nakamura-Tome Tech Days
On May 11-12, Methods Machine Tools Inc. will open its doors to exhibit the latest Nakamura-Tome multitasking turning centers and strategies for machining precision parts.

Methods Engineer Receives 30 Under 30 Award
Brittany Speroni was chosen by SME for her exceptional talent and leadership in STEM.

Methods Machine Tools Appoints General Manager of Phoenix Operations
Since 2007, Robert Nakash has held the position of sales engineer at Methods’ Phoenix, Arizona, branch.

Methods Machine Tools Appoints Peter Jung as Marketing Manager
Prior to joining Methods, Mr. Jung spent 4 years as deputy general manager of sales and marketing at Doosan Infracore America.

A New Source for Additive Manufacturing
Methods Machine Tools Inc. has entered into a partner agreement with 3D Systems to expand its manufacturing equipment portfolio to 3D printing, immediately offering 3D Systems’ full line of professional and production 3D printers and materials.

Methods Machine Tools Names New Tech Support Manager
Tony Campos will be based out of Methods Technology Center in Tempe, Arizona, and will support Methods' customers in western United States and Mexico.

Methods Multitasking Turning Center with Twin Spindles, Automation, and Advanced Software
Methods Machine Tools Inc.’s Nakamura-Tome NTRX-300, a multitasking turning center, features complete parts machining in one operation, with a built-in load/unload automation system and advanced operator recognition management software.


The Y of Multitasking
The Y axis has some primary capabilities that make it extremely efficient and cost effective in multitasking operations.

Product Categories of Methods Machine Tools, Inc.

Automated Pallet Systems

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