Production Machining’s March Digital Edition is now available. This issue features emphasis topics of Automation and CNC Swiss-Type Machining. This month’s cover story examines the driving forces behind higher investment in automation, even for small to medium-sized shops. Our other feature article looks at a shop that has recently moved into Swiss machining, taking advantage of combination machines that offer machining capability with or without a guide bushing..
Turn to our Tech Brief section to see a quick-change system aimed at addressing cost concerns for companies focused on improving productivity as well as a line of multi-tasking machines that offers advances in productivity for series production. We also visit a high mix, low volume shop that has redefined throughput for aerospace parts.