NEW MILLING MACHINE ARRIVES AT STC

NEW MILLING MACHINE ARRIVES AT STC

Rigging in our new Doosan MV3016 vertical milling center, grateful that it wasn’t that cold this morning, only 30 degrees, and that the weather cooperated-last time when we rigged in our Haas lathe, it was in the middle of a blizzard. This new machine will expand our...
WHEN A LATHE IS A MILL IS A LATHE

WHEN A LATHE IS A MILL IS A LATHE

When is a mill a lathe? When is a lathe a mill? Is it turned? Is it milled? It’s both! Mill/Turn operations have become a major part of our palette of machining capabilities as of late. With the introduction of our 2 inch bar capacity, live-tool turning center early...
ENTER 5 AXIS MACHINING

ENTER 5 AXIS MACHINING

5 axis Milling can reduce the cost and improve accuracy in machined parts. We’ve always embraced new technology here. NC’s were in our shop in the 60′s-long before most of the industry had even heard of them, let along the average person on the street. Seems it wasn’t...