Seven strangest new engines
- December 3, 2018
VC Turbo, Circle Cycle, Liquid Piston… seven of the strangest, most innovative new engines in the world.
Our technology spotlights typically highlight innovative and leading edge technologies that may be useful in your shop. For a change, here's a video about what not to do on your CNC machine.
supplier: Scotchman Industrie
end user: RST Instruments
Physicist, engineer and CEO Rob Hoyt delves into the challenges and potential of manufacturing and assembling large systems and structures in space to support exploration and colonization.
Scott and Matt of Haas demonstrate some of the advantages of the Haas TSC system by comparing traditional flood coolant and through-spindle coolant on the same drilling application.
Boston Dynamics is a leader in robotic AI
by Noelle Stapinsky
Moving automated 3D inspection technology to the shop floor boosts throughput with faster quality control
A product overview of Lincoln Electric’s Smart Positioner, which combines automated part positioning with step-by-step software enabled weld verification for control of large, complex weld assemblies.
Chinese social media giant Tencent has announced plans to open a manufacturing-oriented robotics/AI development lab in Shenzhen.
Salvagnini's P1 100 per cent electric panel bender is desgined to bend panels with just 3 kW and is equipped with patented bending kinematics. The machine can make bends in less than two seconds. The bender is a good solution for companies working with cell production.
by Robert Cattle
How the Federal government’s fiscal update will impact manufacturing
Check out these fast and expensive motorcycles.
Vertical lathe machining at least five centuries ago? The ancient city of Hampi in India may have the proof.
by Andrew Brooks
Gauging the pulse of Canada’s job shops and their critical role in manufacturing
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.
Learn how Amazon is using robotics and exploring the use of collaborative robotics to improve efficiency at its fullfilment centres in this video snippet from Vice.