7 of the world's strangest materials
- January 31, 2018
7 of the most strange materials that actually exist.
This time lapse video shows the fabrication of an ATB Tank Barge by Harvest at Vigor in Portland, Oregon.
In one of the world’s most advanced factories, Chinese startup NIO – described as China’s Tesla – is working to ensure the future of electric cars is driven by China.
There is more than one type of annular cutter for different alloys
These ten objects seem to defy the laws of physics.
TRUMPF’s TruDisk 1020 with green wavelength facilitates the welding of copper and other highly reflective materials.
Mazak integration of additive manufacturing with multi-tasking: a laser metal deposition torch mounted on a multi-tasking machine.
Mazak's Integrex e-420H-St features a lower turret with large 16.5 in. (419 mm) Y axis stroke. The added turret works with the machine’s twin turning spindles and main milling spindle for the ultimate in 5-axis Done-In-One part processing.
By integrating a bending robot with the precision of Amada's HG Series press brake and patented Automatic Tool Changer (ATC), fabricators can automatically bend a variety of parts with maximum accuracy. The HG ARs supports workpieces up to 998 x 798 mm (39.3 x 31.4 in.) and has a weight capacity of 20 kg (44 lb).
How do you cool a building without air conditioning? Using an approach called biomimicry, see how architect Mick Pearce harnessed the ingenuity of termites to design a natural cooling system for the largest commercial building in Zimbabwe.
How to operate Scotchman’s Porta Fab 45 ton portable Ironworker.
by Mary Scianna, edtior, Shop Metalworking Technology Magazine
As Donald Trump gears up to become the 45th president of the US, many Canadians are nervous about how his policies over the next four years will impact the Canadian economy.
Grant Metal Products Ltd, Calgary, Alberta. is a long-time Prima Power customer who recently purchased his second Shear Genius punch/shear combination, a Night Train Material Management System, and an Express Bender.
by John Ripka
If your punch press is not punching parts 100% of the time, it’s not making money
Renishaw demonstrates its Sprint verification of on-machine capability, performed in less than one minute.