December 2020 ISSUE
This Vermont shop focuses solely on machining plastics — some filled with abrasive glass — for a range of industries. That makes it stand apart from others, but means it also faces challenges that metal machining shops often don’t encounter.
Why are an increasing number of machine tool builders adding additive manufacturing to their equipment’s already versatile machining capabilities? Because additive and subtractive are complementary.
Michael Guckes: Precision Machining Index Ends October at 16-Month High
David Redfield, president of Fordsell Machine: What Do Jazz And Precision Machining Have In Common?
Derek Korn: Manufacturing Knowledge is Power
Matthew Kirchner: Industry 4.0 Commonality Across Sectors