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Small and medium-sized companies can get started in automation with an easy-to-learn, easy-to-teach collaborative robot that does simple machine tending. Proper training is essential.

When Work Cells Work for Machine Tools

May 20, 2022
Scope of work, automation, ROI and other matters of note. Or, how many widgets do you want to make—and how fast?
Jim Lorincz
By Jim Lorincz Contributing Editor, SME Media
LaRoux Gillespie

Tips for Removing Burrs from Micro Features

April 12, 2022
Burrs are a significant issue on micro features.
LaRoux Gillespie
By LaRoux K. Gillespie Past SME President, Deburring Consultant
By integrating abrasive tools in the machining process, complex parts with cross-drilled holes and other difficult-to-access features can be deburred, honed, surface finished, etc., in-house, at less cost.

Finishing Tools Increase Houston Shop’s Control of Production of Quality Precision Parts

March 31, 2022
Machine stops stake their reputation on their finishing techniques for cross hole deburring, cylinder honing, surface finishing, edge-blending and cleaning of parts.
By Brush Research Manufacturing

Norton Introduces New Abrasive Process Solutions Program

March 29, 2022
The program is equipped to solve wide range of unique grinding and finishing challenges through its Robotic Automation Cell Anchors Program
By Norton | Saint-Gobain Press Release
Andrew Honeycutt, PhD

Workforce Engineering—How to Solve the Skills Gap

March 8, 2022
The best way to solve the skills gap is to ignite the already existing and yet dormant fuel of curiosity inside of young minds.
Andrew Honeycutt, PhD
By Andrew Honeycutt, PhD Oak Ridge National Laboratory, SME Member Since 2019
Workshops for Warriors will celebrate its 1,000th graduate this year and has graduates working in every state in the nation.

Weiler Abrasives Donates $25,000 to Workshops for Warriors

February 16, 2022
Donation supports training for veterans entering advanced manufacturing careers.
By Weiler Abrasives Group
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