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Okaloosa Manufacturing – Playing Well in a Great Sandbox

Okaloosa Manufacturing – Playing Well in a Great Sandbox

June 5, 2020
Machining, the military and magnificent beaches work well together in Okaloosa County, Florida. Famous sugar-white sands are frosting on the cake when companies examine the business-friendly climate, educational opportunities and quality of life in Okaloosa County.
By Kelly Murphy-Redd Sponsored Content, Economic Development Council of Okaloosa County
dan janka President and CEO Mazak Corp.

Lowest Lifecycle Costs vs. Lowest Price

June 5, 2020
For manufacturers overseeing major capital investments, understanding the true cost of a product or service can be difficult.
dan janka President and CEO Mazak Corp.
By Dan Janka President and CEO, Mazak Corp.
Bruce Thom, founder of BAT Machine Co., with one of his machine tools running a Rego-Fix powRgrip toolholder.

Precision Toolholding Delivers Shooting Accuracy

June 3, 2020
For the highest levels of competitive benchrest and extreme long-range (ELR) shooting, feats of precision manufacturing and machining are required for success. Like Formula 1 racing cars or PGA golfers’ clubs, world-class competition rifles are made with highly engineered precision parts.
By BAT Machine Co. Inc.
Weingärtner designed the MPMC machining center to the customer’s requirements for complete machining of iron rolls.

Customized Machine, Tools for Heavy-Duty Machining

June 2, 2020
The push to modernize technology-intensive sectors in Asia—such as automotive, aerospace and general engineering—is constantly stretching machine tool builders in the region to their limits. The demand is not just for standard machines.
By Weingärtner Maschinenbau
Index’s TNL20-11 can be equipped with the company’s iXcenter robotic part handling system for unattended operation.

Multi-Purpose Machine Tool

May 22, 2020
So you’ve heard all sorts of good things about Swiss-style, sliding headstock CNC lathes and have been thinking about investing in one.
Kip Hanson
By Kip Hanson Contributing Editor, SME Media
OMAX to Host Virtual Tradeshow Showcasing Waterjet Cutting Technology

OMAX to Host Virtual Tradeshow Showcasing Waterjet Cutting Technology

May 21, 2020
OMAX Corp. will host a virtual tradeshow on May 28 at 9 a.m. PDT featuring the company’s latest abrasive waterjet cutting technologies.
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