Methods Machine Tools, Inc.

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Methods Machine Tools Introduces Latest Generation of Visiongauge® Digital Optical Comparators

Vertical and Horizontal Digital Optical Comparators Feature New Functionality, Streamlined Designs for Productivity Increases. SUDBURY, MA. U.S.A. - Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative machine tools, automation, and machine tool accessories has introduced hardware and software enhancements to the VisionGauge-® Digital Optical Comparators (Patents Pending), developed by...

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FANUC-Enabled VMC combines automation, speed, and efficiency.
Communication Systems & Equipment

FANUC-Enabled VMC combines automation, speed, and efficiency.

FANUC D21 RoboDrill models- feature- FANUC 31iB control, which- provides ergonomic display and reduces downtime via- VMC troubleshooting and maintenance capabilities. Equipped with 14- or 21-tool rotary ATC that can index up to- 5 million cycles without maintenance, automotive-duty VMCs offer- torque to 56 lb-ft; rigid tapping to 5,000 rpm (8,000 rpm optional); accelerations in X, Y, and Z...

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Methods to Feature Broad Range of Innovative Machine Tools & Automation at IMTS 2012, Booth S-9119
Communication Systems & Equipment

Methods to Feature Broad Range of Innovative Machine Tools & Automation at IMTS 2012, Booth S-9119

Production on Demand , Multitasking, 5-Axis Machining Strategies & More Will Be Highlighted. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. - Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools, automation and accessories has announced that over 35 machine tools and automation solutions will be featured in Booth # S-9119 at IMTS (International Manufacturing Technology Show) located at...

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Multitasking Turning Center delivers stability and speed.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Multitasking Turning Center delivers stability and speed.

Nakamura-Tome NTY-³-250 has 3 high-rigidity turrets, each with Y-axis of 4.4 in. and capacity for 12 driven or 24 stationary tools. Respectively, X- and Z-axis speeds are 1,181 and 1,574 ipm, and 47.24 in. distance between spindles eliminates interference of tooling during multitasking. Center offers 19 in. touchscreen LCD panel for operation, allows for multiple tools in cut simultaneously, and...

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Methods to Host  Metal Storm 2012  June 13 - 14
Agricultural & Farming Products

Methods to Host Metal Storm 2012 June 13 - 14

Over 50 machines under power and 9 leading edge technical seminars to be featured at this one-of-a-kind open house event. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. - Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools and automation, today announced they are hosting a major open house event called Metal Storm 2012. The event will take place June 13-14, 2012 at the company's...

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Multi-Tasking Turning Center offers spindle speeds to 5,000 rpm.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Multi-Tasking Turning Center offers spindle speeds to 5,000 rpm.

Utilizing opposed twin-spindle, 2-turret construction, 8-axis Nakamura-Tome WT-150 II occupies 67.8 x 67.8 x 6.2 ft and facilitates operation via 19 in. touchscreen LCD. FANUC 31i-B CNC control and PC-based control (NT-IPS) accelerate processing, while max tool swing of 23 in. on upper and lower turrets lets users drill through 2 in. dia bar from one side. Other features include 31.5 in. distance...

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Methods to Feature  Production On Demand  at imX 2011
Communication Systems & Equipment

Methods to Feature Production On Demand at imX 2011

Learning Lab Sessions to Feature Innovative Technology and Strategies for Today's Manufacturing Challenges. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. - Methods Machine Tools, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative precision machine tools, will be featuring solutions for Production on Demand at the imX-Interactive Manufacturing Experience event to be held in Las Vegas, September 12-14, 2011. Methods is one of the eight...

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