Indiana/Southern Ohio PMPA Chapter Holds Burr Prevention Event

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The free session will include a presentation by Greg Knight and Phillip Judt of Absolute Machine Tools on how to prevent burrs on cam and CNC machines.


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The Indiana/Southern Ohio Chapter of the Precision Machined Products Association (PMPA) is hosting an informational session on burr prevention Thursday, November 15, 2018 at Absolute Machine Tools’ Technical Center in Mason, Ohio. The event is free and open to the public.

At the event, Absolute Machine Tools’ VP of Sales Greg Knight and applications engineer Philip Judt will give a presentation about preventing burrs. The discussion will include proactive measures users can take to prevent burrs in both cam and CNC machining processes.

The event begins at 3 p.m. with an open house and networking. A casual dinner and facility review will follow the presentation. Attendees can learn more and register online.


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