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Emerging Leader David Burton is Eager to Learn

The CNC lathe leader started as an entry level CNC machine operator and has advanced to lead a high-volume program on a complex, twin-turret lathe.

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Micromachining Complex Parts on Swiss-Type CNC Lathe

The SwissNano from Tornos is a Swiss-type lathe capable of manufacturing complex micro-parts in a single setup and at a high volume.
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Rethinking the Grinding Cycle to Optimize Abrasives Cost Savings

For cost savings in grinding, the complete process should be examined, looking for a comprehensive solution using the latest technologies.

Production Machining
September Issue

Continuing a Legacy of Improvement

Making Stainless More Machinable

This article gives tips on how to further the enhancement of stainless steel machinability. 

Rotary Transfer Machines

Shop Continually Improves by Adopting Rotary Transfer Machines

American Turned Products’ founder left a legacy of continuous improvement, helping the company grow as it implemented rotary transfer machines and preparing it to take on new work.

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7 Causes of Quench Cracking in Steel

Failures of steel parts in service or production occur infrequently. However, when steel parts fail, the consequences are dire. Here are seven ways that steel can fail as a result of quench cracking from heat treatment.

Deal Differently with Certainty, Risk and Uncertainty

Let's take a look at the differences between certainty, risk and uncertainty, examples of each, and how we make decisions when faced with these situations. 

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