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Doosan Machine Tools showcases its five-axis machining centre.

Why graphene hasn’t taken over the world...yet

Graphene is a form of carbon that was supposed to revolutionize materials science, medicine, engineering and more. Why hasn’t it taken over the world?

Flexibility of a mini panel bender

Salvagnini's P1 electric panel bender is an alternative to tradtional bending. The company says that thanks to patented kinematics, this mini panel bender can produce a variety of parts and panels.

Welding speed square hack

Check out this trick for improving your fabrication and welding involving structural steel beams, particlularly I beams. Thanks to the guys at Weld.com for this video on quickly modifying your speed square to fit the inside radius so your measurmnts will be more accurate. 

Hot pass pipeline welding

Welding takes on a different flavour depending on the region in Canada in which you work. 

10 most insane motorcycles in the world

Check out these fast and expensive motorcycles.

CNC plasma/oxy-fuel and flame cutting

Koike Aronson's Mastergraph EX2 metal cutting machine is manufactured in the US and designed to work in challenging environments. The Mastergraph EX2 can be fully customized to fit production needs and increase your productivity. Multiple plasma stations, oxy-fuel stations, oxy-fuel stations, marking options, as well as, full contour plasma beveling, which is controlled through a very easy to use operator interface.

4 Technology Predictions

After attending two major industry trade shows−IMTS in Chicago, IL, and BI-MU in Milan, Italy−and seeing the degree of technology changes emerging in manufacturing, I began to think about how these technologies will evolve in the future.

High speed laser cutting of tube and pipe

Mazak Optonic's Tube Gear 2D laser cutting machine offers high speed and high precision cutting for thin-walled tube and pipe applications.

Space: a new manufacturing frontier?

by Mary Scianna, Editor

Mining asteroids—rich in iron, nickel, rare platinum group metals and water—is a smart idea and one that may open the doors to a new manufacturing sector in the future.

Hybrid 3D printer, 5 axis mill makes incredible octopus

There's not a lot of demand in the industrial market for a large, solid metal octopus.

High Fliers

by Kip Hanson

Manufacturers use advanced EDM technology to improve aircraft safety and efficiency

‘This trade is full of beautiful people’

Titan Gilroy of CNC Academy knows a thing or two about machining. But his latest video shows he has a keen mind for business as well.

Honda shows off its ASIMO robot

Watch as Honda's ASIMO, billed as "the world's most advanced humanoid robot," shows off at the Tokyo National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.

LVD Strippit's automated bending cell in action

LVD Strippit's Dyna-Cell is the company's next generation in automated bending.

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