What downturn?

“While some companies experienced the economic downturn affecting U.S. manufacturing the past few years, Lindsay Machine Works quietly and steadily continued to grow by servicing their customers with swift turnaround, superior workmanship and competitive pricing.” They also invested in 5-axis technology. http://www.prweb.com/releases/2011/6/prweb8592770.htm

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Get that part OFF the TABLE

This comprehensive article about 5-axis workholding written by Mark Albert at Modern Machine Shop steps the reader through the pros and cons of each configuration. Workholding for effective 5-axis machining has to give the cutting tool sufficient room to maneuver, but that’s not the only need to consider. http://www.mmsonline.com/articles/get-that-part-off-the-table   Read more…