Giant Cincinnati milling machineClick image to enlarge

Well, not literally the first chips—it’s a No. 5 vertical milling machine from 1957, after all.

But this vintage piece of milling power is getting a second life as its proud new owner tries for his biggest cut ever with the help of the machine’s 50 hp motor.

‘I get to play with robots every day’

Molded Precision Components' president David Yeaman takes us through his unlikely journey from struggling student to owner of an advanced manufacturing company.

Building Italian supercars

Two Italian supercars built by hand, from scratch – and with no computers or even sketches.

Puzzled on Which Laser to Buy?

Prima Power is the only one to develop all the essential components of its products: numerical control, automation, laser head, and even its own laser source.

Voodoo Manufacturing triples 3D printing production with Universal Robots

Universal Robots’ UR10 handles the “harvesting” - loading and unloading plates in 3D printers - at Voodoo Manufacturing. Deploying the cobot has tripled production output and will help the Brooklyn startup cut costs by 90 percent. The company chose the UR robot due to its quick integration with peripheral systems enabled through the UR+ platform.

Multitasking turning centre

Here’s a close-up up of MAZAK’s HQR-200MSY multi-tasking turning centre as it machines an electrical connector.

Chatter-free machining of aluminum

A demonstration of Iscar's new four-flute ChatterFree solid mill line of cutting tools cutting aluminum.

Monitoring and managing welding data

Monitoring and managing welding data with Fronius' system, WeldCube.

WATCH: When robots go wrong

Funny... and maybe a little scary too? You be the judge.

Self-Driving Aircraft

The thought of a plane without a pilot isn't likely to reassure present-day airline passengers, but the autonomous plane concept is gaining ground.

How are Underwater Structures Built?

Oceans, rivers, and lakes are often beautiful, but they’re not necessarily convenient places to build things.

Simplified automation for turning

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

Step aside human like robots for robotic animals

MIT researchers have created a robotic cheetah. 

NASA tests 3D-printed rocket part

NASA has successfully hot-fire tested a 3D-printed combustion chamber for a rocket engine. This is the latest in a long series of 3D-printed rocket components that NASA has worked on over the years at its Marshall Space Flight Center.

Punching technology: fast tool setup

TRUMPF's TruPunch 2000 is designed with fast tool setup, rotation of all tools and a rigid punching head for complex jobs. 

Progressive blanking tool from Mate Precision Tooling

Mate Precision Tooling demonstrates its progressive blanking tool in this video.

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