New "Smart Helmet" for industrial work enviroments

HR-530 Series Rockwell hardness testers

Mitutoyo Canada has introduced the latest Rockwell Hardness Testers in its HR-530 Series.

Robots in action at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics

The array of robots in action at the 2018 Winter Olympics even includes robotic fish swimming in an aquarium.

Standard, modified or custom press brake tools

Mate Precision Tooling now offers modified standard and custom press brake tools (PBT) that supplement its extensive range of standard hardened and precision ground tooling. 

Lincoln Electric launches arc gouging carbon electrodes

Lincoln Electric has launched a product line of premium arc gouging carbon electrodes. The CarbonElite Arc Gouging Carbons are made of a proprietary composition to deliver consistent, high efficiency metal removal.

Learning about laser cutting and welding

Ontario fabricators interested in laser technology attended a TRUMPF seminar on October 8 to learn about laser cutting and laser welding.

Machining group launches new event

The Canadian Tooling & Machining Association (CTMA), in partnership with Mazak Corp., Iscar Tools and Sandvik Coromant, is launching an educational event for educators and for industry.

Is Your Machine Titanium-Ready?

by Mary Scianna

Selecting a machine to tackle a tough metal alloy

High flexibility tool grinder

Grind and re-sharpen rotationally symmetrical tools with the Walter Helitronic Raptor from United Grinding Group.

Fabricating: The Automation Quandary

by Mary Scianna

Is automation the right choice for your shop?

Ready Your Shop for Toolroom Automation

by Bill Obras & David McHenry

Multiple technologies must work together for equipment compatibility

Titan Gilroy likes the Haimer face shield

Titan Gilroy knows what it's like to work the floor in a machine shop. 

Fastems to exhibit CNC automation at IMTS 2022

Fastems LLC will showcase its CNC automation solutions for milling and turning machines at booth 339186 in the South Building at IMTS 2022.

Tough shops

by Mary Scianna

Surviving in Canada’s competitive job shops market

Manufacturing snowmobiles

How Arctic Cat manufactures its snowmobiles.

Joint Open House celebrates 10th anniversary

The machine tool distributors' Joint Open House (JOH) in Southwestern Ontario celebrated its 10th anniversary, and hundreds of manufacturers from Ontario and Quebec attended the three-day event.

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