The International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) is the largest and longest-running manufacturing technology trade show in the United States. The biennial event will take place at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois September 8-13, 2014. As the show approaches, please check back for new product updates. We will also have information about new technology, pavilions to explore and conference information.
Marposs Corp. will introduce its new Mida visual tool setter (VTS), designed to measure and verify small-diameter cutting tools to micron and sub-micron precision.
The FZ17 industrial coalescing system from Zebra Skimmers is designed to maximize coolant performance by removing tramp oils and introducing oxygen into the sump to slow bacteria growth.
DiPaolo Machine Tools offers Juaristi's Th5 series of large horizontal machining centers (HMCs) that can be equipped with a variety of automatically changeable heads.
Zygo's Nexview 3D profiler performs non-contact surface metrology for smooth and rough samples for both production and scientific research applications.
Heidenhain will highlight its redesigned TNC 640 control, which features improved 3D program verification graphics and a “dynamic prediction” function that is said to calculate the optimum speed to achieve precise and smooth surfaces. The control offers both milling and turning capability.
Imagine pulling up to a gas station with a GM, Ford, Honda, Toyota, Etc. logo and topping off your tank and driving away without having put a charge on a credit card or cash.
Ford has created an infographic on the subject of for-hire transportation which is both informative and somewhat mystifying.
Car and Driver.