CNC Training School: The First Training Course for Metalcutting Machine Tool Users

In 2019, the first training school covering the Flexible Production Method and the use of CNC flexible machines for chip removal will be inaugurated in Italy. The first school ever in this format. A veritable gym for machine tool users, where the theory is learned and lots and lots of hands on practice can be had in a controlled environment thanks to the use of a true 3-

MECSPE Fair: Inauguration of the Flexible Production School

Every year in Parma, Italy, the MECSPE fair is held to great fanfare. These fairs are perfect opportunities for managers and operators in the production sector to meet with other experts in the world of mechanical processing. They are excellent moments to hear the news and innovations of the sector to keep up with the times. While on the one hand we have innovations t

CNC machine tools: the secret confession of a 5-axis VMC user

Recently, a Technical Tutor who works with me had the opportunity to speak with an English machine tool user who has recently added a couple of Flexible Production CNC machines to his Production Department. In particular, this is a company that had a full 5-axis VMC machine battery that for years had used this business model for its production. During their meeting they

CNC Machine Tools: 5 Deadly Mistakes You Are Making in Production

Hidden in the shadows of your production and the use of your CNC machine tools there are 5 fatal errors that you are most likely doing. If you do not immediately seek to improve them each of these mistakes will cost you millions of dollars over the next few years in terms of profits and lost production. The possibility that you are committing at least one is basically gu

Lean Production: Three CNC Machining Centers or One Flexible CNC Machine?

This is a question that should be analyzed step by step for each individual situation and company. There are companies for which it could be more correct to use CNC Machining Centers, and companies where it is more intelligent to use CNC Flexible Machines instead. But generally, the concepts of Lean Production can be easily adapted if we have the right information to hel