Nowadays, purchasing a tool machine is anything but easy. I am sure that if you have ever been involved in this situation in any way, the memories you associate with the supplier selection phase do not bring back feelings of PEACE OF MIND and TRANQUILLITY, but quite the opposite. For production machinery of a certain range (not the simple lathe or mill), where the value of
Today, it is increasingly important to win the challenge of producing medium-small lots to order. In fact, if the technologies are clear for the two ends of the production world, in the "world in the middle" devastating mistakes can be made. Let's take a look at what happens at the two ends in order to better understand how to approach the "world in the middle". LARGE VOLU
[space] When you have to choose which technology to adopt in your company and you don’t want to make a bad investment, doubts begin to take control and it seems that you are no longer able to think with your common sense. [space] The typical question that troubles most people is: [space] SHOULD I BUY THE MULTICENTER OR A SERIES OF MACHINING CENTRES? [space] As in
[space] Today I want to address an issue that I often deal with: is it better to buy a TWIN-SPINDLE or the MULTICENTER? Looking at how often I am asked this question, I decided to dedicate an article to the subject. When the number of parts to be produced starts to increase, and one machine is not enough, over the years I was able to see 3 possible solutions: THE MOS
The world of flexible machines originated around the 1980s, however it is only in recent years that it is experiencing a real boom, since the crisis has required a dramatic change in order to be able to meet the new requests of the market. Not taking into account common machining centers on one hand and special transfer machines on the other, if today we analyse the world of
Hi! I wrote this Blog on Flexible Production to share useful concepts and ideas with people who are in some way associated with the world of machining pieces to specifications through the removal of chips. The aim is to provide support and stimulus to help these people deal with new challenges. SINCE 2008, EVERYTHING HAS CHANGED IN THE WORLD OF PRODUCTION, AND ELSEWHERE.