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  • Find Award Winning Machines at Absolute Machine Tools

    Author: Kim Spangler

    From the Grammy’s to the Golden Globes, it’s the time of year for awarding the best of the best. Three newly developed machine tools sold by Absolute Machine Tools have received 2016 Taiwan Excellence Awards! Tongtai FV Series 236 The first of our award winning machines is the Tontgai FV-236. The Tongtai FV Series is
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    Industry 4.0 – The Internet of Things

    Author: Kim Spangler

    Over 200 years have passed since the first industrial revolution changed manufacturing forever. The original revolution, led by steam power of the 1800s, started a domino effect that continues to this day. Transformation of modern industry never stopped, and two other revolutions pioneered by electricity and automation kept the dominoes dropping. As humankind continues to
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    Absolute Machine Tools’ Holiday Gift Guide

    Author: Kim Spangler

    If you haven’t finished your shopping or can’t think of a gift for that machinist in your life – we have you covered! With only a few weeks to go before the big day, forget the stress of searching and simply pick an item from the Absolute Machine Holiday Gift Guide. Everything on this list
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    MakeTime – Your Idea, Their Machines.

    Author: Kim Spangler

    For over 25 years, Absolute Machine Tools has sold, serviced and supported the metalworking industry with the largest inventory of CNC machine tools in the United States. As the leading importer and distributor of CNC equipment, we have built our reputation on solving problems in advanced metalworking. Our product support is second to none, backed by
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    Why Is An EDM Good For Die/Mold Applications?

    Author: Courtney Ortner

    EDM or Electrical Discharge Machining is a manufacturing process that is based on the controlled erosion of conductive materials using an electrode. It was first achieved in the 40s, but has developed into one of the most precise and high-quality metal removal processes available. EDM machines are generally used to achieve very complex shapes in
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    Tongtai MT Series Lathes Featured in Manufacturing News

    Author: Courtney Ortner

    We’re excited that Tongtai’s newest CNC lathes were featured in the October 2015 issue of Manufacturing News! The Tongtai MT Series Lathe was developed for improving cycle times and turning processes for the automotive industry where small parts are typically made within 60 seconds. The MT series is designed for precision turning, high production volume, automatic
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    CNC Machines Showcased at SOUTH-TEC 2015

    Author: Courtney Ortner

    Absolute Machine Tools together with Flint Machine Tools will be exhibiting several machines at SOUTH-TEC 2015 on October 27-29. SOUTH-TEC, a Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) show held in Charlotte, North Carolina, offers attendees a chance to see the latest and greatest in manufacturing developments from more than 400 hundred exhibitors. At the event, we
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    Oct. 2 Marks Manufacturing Day in U.S.

    Author: Courtney Ortner

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    Every year on the first Friday in October, companies and communities across the U.S. celebrate Manufacturing Day. Also known as “MFG Day,” this annual event sees more than 2,3000 manufacturers open their doors to students across the nation. The mission of MFG Day is to address common misconceptions about manufacturing, reduce skilled labor shortages, connect
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