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Mini Lathe Makes Tiny Hydraulic Cylinders for RC Snow Plow

You can get pretty much any part you need online these days, but some specialty parts are a little hard to come by. So if your needs are esoteric, like… 234 more words

Misc Hacks

$200 Shenzhen DRO (JCS900-2AE)

About 6 months ago I purchased a digital readout off eBay for the Rong-Fu mill drill. Originally I had planned to purchase either iGaging scales or standard import calipers and utilizing a tablet based DRO. 853 more words


Industrial Photography

Search for the term “industrial photography” and you will find tens of thousands of examples from every industry under the sun. Photos are used by all sorts of businesses for instructional and training material, marketing, editorial, and documentary purposes. 251 more words


CAMWorks Virtual Machine: Hurco VMX42.

CAMWorks Virtual Machine stand-alone aplication allows true G-code machine simulation from any source. The Premium version is still seamlessly integrated within CAMWorks and will instantly simulate the program currently “in-session.” In addition, the Premium version can be run as a stand-alone system, allowing G-code files from other sources to be opened and simulated. 36 more words


CAMWorks Virtual Machine (AKIRA-SEIKI).

CAMWorks Virtual Machine uses the latest technology to perform true G-code machine simulation directly from the G-code used for the CNC machine. We are the first CAM software to bring true G-code machine simulation directly integrated within the CNC programming environment. 491 more words


Top Most Precision & Tending Machining Operations in Australia

Precision manufacturing has always been an evolving and dynamic industry, and recent advances in milling and machining technology have allowed for the design and production of more custom and complex parts. 408 more words


Indexing Chuck Not Required

Becoming accomplished with a lathe is a powerful skillset, but it’s only half of the journey. Being clever comes later, and it’s the second part of the course. 174 more words

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