Angela Osborne Managing Editor

Angela Osborne is the managing editor of Production Machining magazine. She has a background in the finishing industry from her stint as managing editor of a trade industry publication for UV and EB finishing technologies, and manufacturing from her work as a communications specialist for Ford Motor Company as well as providing communications for a variety of manufacturing clients. She has a bachelor’s degree in journalism from Ohio University and an extensive background in other communications, including news reporting, public relations, community relations, social media and marketing.

Workholding

SMW Power Chuck Made for Heavy-Duty Machining

By: Angela Osborne

SMW’s HFKS-2G Power Chuck delivers twice the grip force than standard 3-Jaw chucks.

NEWS

Paperless Parts Partners With PMPA

By: Angela Osborne

Partnership to provide Industry 4.0 solutions to PMPA members to drive digital transformation 

Machines

Rollomatic Offers Compact, Versatile 6-Axis Tool Grinder

By: Angela Osborne

6-Axis tool grinder offers new options for grinding solid carbide boring bars.

Measurement

Renishaw FixtureBuilder 8.0 Simplifies Inspection Fixture Modeling

By: Angela Osborne

Renishaw FixtureBuilder 8.0 3D-modelling software offers measurement advances.

NEWS

Taylor Named Index Corp. President/CEO

By: Angela Osborne

Taylor has over 30 years of experience in the machine tool industry, both in Europe and the United States.

NEWS

Siemens Event Focuses on Benefits of Machine Tool Digitalization

By: Angela Osborne

Machine Tool Day Oct. 15 will also include unveiling of Siemens’ Sinumerik One CNC.

Parts Cleaning

LNS Compact, Mobile Spray Cabin Eliminates Contaminants

By: Angela Osborne

LNS Spray Cabin keeps workplace air and surfaces aerosol mist-free when cleaning parts

Exair EasySwitch Vacuums Wet/Dry Materials

By: Angela Osborne

Powerful pneumatic vacuum utilizes minimal compressed air and is well-suited for any application — wet, dry, light and heavy.
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Measurement

Exact Metrology 3D Scanner Designed for Small Mechanical Parts

By: Angela Osborne

Artec Micro is an automated, metrology-grade desktop 3D scanner used for scanning tiny mechanical parts (such as engine valves or connectors) for inspection and reverse engineering, as well as other small objects for heritage preservation, dentistry and medical industries.

Spotlight Your Company Digitally on National MFG Day 2020

By: Angela Osborne

NAM explains how companies can participate virtually in the National Manufacturing Day on Thursday Oct. 2 to kick off the month-long celebration.

NEWS

DMSC Metrology Standard Receives ISO Approval

By: Angela Osborne

New ISO standard offers integrated model for manufacturing quality information.

Cutting Tools

Allied Machine Offers High-Penetration Drill System

By: Angela Osborne

T-A Pro drill designed to extend tool life, create consistent quality holes and provide better chip evacuation.