Workholding systems for CNC machining centers include Qwik-Lok which can fixture two parts for vertical machining centers, allowing many units to be grouped into a limited machining envelope. Other systems include the Multi-Lok for horizontal machining centers and the Chick Indexable workholding system. Catalog includes the entire product and accessory line for horizontal and vertical machining centers. A photograph, dimensional drawings, and specifications are provided for each product.
Siemens and Georgia Institute of Technology are partnering to address limitations in the current additive manufacturing design-to-production chain in an applied research project as part of the federally backed America Makes program.
Most of the new 3D printers and 3D printing technologies in this crop are breaking some boundaries, whether it's build volume-per-dollar ratios, multimaterials printing techniques, or new materials types.
Independent science safety company Underwriters Laboratories is providing new guidance for manufacturers about how to follow the latest IEC standards for implementing safety features in programmable logic controllers.
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