Category Archives: Machine Tools

Is Hurco’s new UltiMotion Technology Right for You?

After 6 years in the making Hurco has recently released their new UltiMotion technology and the customer response has been overwhelming.  With over 200 machines worldwide already running it people are thrilled at the reduction in cycle times and the … Continue reading

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10 New Reasons To Attend EASTEC

It seems like every sales person in New England right now is talking about the upcoming tradeshow, EASTEC. They’re offering free tickets, cool samples or a free lunch but what are you really getting out of taking a day away … Continue reading

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Closed Loop Water Filtration Pros and Cons for Waterjet Cutting

Many shop owners are concerned about the water consumption that abrasive waterjet cutting requires, and the process for properly disposing of the used water after cutting.  One of the big advantages to abrasive waterjet cutting is that it’s such a … Continue reading

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Additive Manufacturing Follows the Footsteps of EDM

When a new technology comes into the machining industry, there are always worries that it will render other technologies inferior. It happened back when Computer Numerical Control Electrical Discharge Machining or CNC EDM equipment was introduced in the 1970’s. It … Continue reading

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Hurco, Submarines, and the U.S. Navy

Recently several Hurco employees were invited to a local function to meet the command staff of a newly commissioned Virginia Class Nuclear Submarine, for the U.S. Navy, the USS INDIANA…and, as it was written on the picture below, by the … Continue reading

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A Misconception of Manufacturing

Today’s manufacturing jobs look vastly different than they did 50 or 75 years ago, but that message does not seem to be getting passed on to today’s young people.  In a recent study conducted by ORC International on behalf of … Continue reading

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Benefits of Attending a Trade Show in 2017

As companies review the budget for the upcoming year and make plans on whether to attend a trade show, and if so which one, often managers will ask, “What are the benefits to our organization of taking time away from … Continue reading

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