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The TRUMPF TruLaser Tube 7000 fiber solid state laser in action.

Top 10 biggest vehicles of all time

From the largest earth mover in the world to a rail-mounted cannon that could fire seven-tonne shells 30 miles, here’s a look at the ten biggest vehicles of all time.

Amazingly Versatile, Surgically Precise

Millstar's EIV5 provides a unique combination of radial grind, variable helix, variable pitch and radius preparation for maximum versatility and surgical precision.

Get 'Career Ready' with CTMA

The CTMA has brought back it's flagship skilled trades support program for a second year.

Shop View: Robotics, yes; robotic thinking, no

Far too often, Canadian industry tends to take a wait and see approach instead of delving first into new technologies.

Zap that rust away

Watch as TRUMPF's TruPulse 2020 nano fiber laser peels 350 µm thick rust from steel plate.

The manufacturing mantra

by Mary Scianna

Innovation. Productivity. Competitive Edge. These three concepts have become somewhat of a mantra in manufacturing. Some may roll their eyes when they hear or read these words for the umpteenth time, but manufacturers cannot ignore them.

Benefits of Thread Whirling

by Chris Foschaar

Thread whirling may be the better option over single point threading

Tapping into an Untapped Market

By Mary Scianna

Paul Ellery, owner of Ellery Manufacturing, a 34-year-old Surrey, BC, machine shop has had so much trouble finding good skilled machinists for his CNC shop that he’s hired head hunting companies in Toronto, the UK and the Philippines.

Simplified automation for turning

DMG MORI's Robo2Go simplified automation is a new flexible automation solution for turning machines.

Parting-off techniques

CoroCut QD is a new generation of cutting tools from Sandvik Coromant for parting and grooving of larger diameter bars. The company says these new tools optimize cuts that require longer tool overhang.

Cold welding in space

In space, metals can weld together without heat or melting, in a process called “cold” welding.

Abrasive waterjet delivers new potential

Artistic Iron increased output and tapped into new markets by adding five axis cutting with the A-Jet cutting head on their Omax 60120 bridge style abrasive waterjet.

12 tunnels that will blow your mind

Twelve tunnels from around the world that pushed the envelope.

Making the Bugatti Chiron

The How it's Made series looks at how the Bugatti Chiron is manufactured.

Machining complex fuel injection parts from bar stock

Index USA looks at the comon challenges in machining fuel injection parts from bar stock.

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