The Precision Machining Technology Show has moved from April to August and Production Machining turns 20. These are both good things.
Editor-in-Chief, Production Machining magazine
PMTS 2019’s new setting in Cleveland provides attendees with a convenient location, a foundation in manufacturing and new dining and entertainment options to explore.
FlexArm’s GH-60 hydraulic tapping arm has a large capacity, even in laser-cut holes.
PMTS 2019: Logan Clutch Corporation’s Hi-Capacity Air Threading clutches eliminate adjustment, linkage or lever arms.
PMTS 2019: Cucchi BLT, a part of the Tajmac Group, specializes in automated bar-loading systems for both single and multi-spindle lathes.
PMTS 2019: Wickman’s ACW 6-44 CNC screw machine is designed for long-term machining and easy maintenance.
PMTS 2019: Tower Metalworking Fluids’ products line is said to contain robust, game-changing formulations for leading-edge coolant technology.
The 2019 Precision Machining Technology Show took place April 2-4, 2019 in Cleveland. Here’s a recap of the show.
Associate Editor, Modern Machine Shop, Additive Manufacturing
PMTS 2019: Rathbone’s complex profiles in carbon, alloy and stainless steel are produced through precision cold drawing and cold rolling.
PMTS 2019: Tsugami/Rem Sales’ 38 mm chucker, B0386-III, is a convertible Swiss-type CNC lathe.
The Maestro 80 No Limits, Bucci’s automatic bar feeder, supports bars ranging in size from 10 mm to 80 mm to work with fixed headstock lathes.
PMTS 2019: Jenoptik’s metrology systems start with four available probe systems, two of which are capable of measuring both roughness and contour measurements.
PMTS 2019: Horn is focused on equipping Swiss-type lathes with a precise, repeatable and stable quick-change system.
PMTS 2019: Scientific Cutting Tools’ helical chamfer mills are said to feature free cutting and leave a smooth finish.
Absolute Machine Tools’ booth at PMTS 2019 will feature Swiss machining, single- or multi-spindle screw machining, CNC lathe turning or milling solutions for any precision turning application.
Senior Editor, Production Machining
Cleveland presents a foundation that will enable PMTS to continue to grow and evolve and continue to deliver more value to the businesses invested in the precision machined parts industry.
PMTS 2019: Kaiser’s aluminum alloy, AA2111-T8, is said to deliver on machining rates and compact chips without harmful lead contaminants.
PMTS 2019: Quality Vision International’s OGP SmartScope brand is a multisensor dimensional measurement system.
PMTS 2019: Edge Technologies’ Vortex AF series is a soluble coolant mist collection system designed for machine tools performing wet machining operations.
PMTS 2019: The Eclipse 12-100 rotary transfer machine is nearly twice as large as the 12-station Hydromat machines.
PMTS 2019: Mazak’s HQR-150MSY multitasking turning center features a twin-spindle, twin-turret design for part-processing and high-volume throughput.
The PMTS 2019 Tech Talk and Showfloor Demo schedule includes presentations from CJ Winter/Davenport and Tsugami/Rem Sales. Take advantage of these learning opportunities at the show!
PMTS 2019: Absolute Machine Tools’ LNT-42S-S4 11-axis multi-slide CNC screw machine is capable of form tool use with each slide including a full two-axis servo-controlled travel.
PMTS 2019: Sunnen's PG-series bore gages are especially useful for process control in a lean manufacturing environment.
PMTS 2019: Mueller Brass designs parts with multiple components forged into one homogeneous part.
PMTS 2019: The GT 112-E automatic magazine bar feeder from LNS is especially useful for sliding headstock machines running unattended or lights-out production using small bar stock.
PMTS 2019: Castrol expands its XBB range with the Hysol SL 45 XBB.