Production Machining

MAY 2016

Production Machining - Your access to the precision machining industrial buyer.

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:: Site Gives CNC Programmers Software at No Cost BobCAD-CAM has launched a new website, Machinist-ToolBox .com , where CNC machinists can download the shop utility, Machinist ToolBox software, free of charge. Normally retailing for $100, the company is waiving the fee whenever anyone downloads the Machinist ToolBox software from the site. Also included in the download is a trial version of the company's latest CAD/CAM software for CNC programming— BobCAD-CAM V28. Machinist ToolBox ofers access to speed and feed calculations for CNC milling, drilling, turning and tapping, in addition to trig calculators, conversion formulas and reference guides. The material feed and speed calculator comes with a pre- confgured material library, including data on aluminum, alloy steels, carbon steels, tool steels, stainless, cast iron, copper, titanium, super alloys, and more. It also has a place to input user- defned materials using custom set speed and feed data. :: ABB Robotics Ofers Online, Interactive Training Course ABB Robotics' "IRC5 Operations Web- Based Training (US519)" is an online, interactive training course that teaches students how to operate a robot using the ABB FlexPendant and the IRC5 robot controller. The company's frst web-based robotics training course provides students the same quality and depth as going to a class at the company's training facility, only with the ability to take the class on a student's own time and location. The course modules are self-paced, with videos, interactive simulations and practice exercises that enrich the virtual learning environment. Students earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) with successful completion of a cumulative exam at the end of the course. Visit . :: New Site Ofers Redesigned Navigation and Updated Content The U.S. Cutting Tool Institute (USCTI) has launched its new website, , which is mobile-friendly. With simplifed navigation, the site makes it easier to fnd membership information, technical resources, benefts of USCTI membership and a comprehensive membership directory. USCTI members represent 10 product divisions, and the site has been designed to easily identify the types of products that member companies manufacture. The site includes resources to learn more about upcoming meetings and more. If you want to create a shop environment where your team looks forward to going to work each morning, GibbsCAM is YOUR CAM software solution. Sometimes it's the little things that let you know your employees enjoy what they do. Solid Modeling 2-5 Axis Milling High-Speed Machining Multi-Task Machining Swiss Machining Tombstone Machining W ire-EDM Mill/Turn Turning 800-654-9399 INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY f t w a 10 PRODUCTION MACHINING :: MAY 2016

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