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Auction ends November 2nd

by Anne Winslow on Oct 25, 2016 1:41:37 PM

MMI's next CNC metalworking and fabrication machinery auction will end on November 2nd at 1:00 PM CST. Place your bids for fully-functional CNC metalworking lathes, turning and milling centers, press brakes, vertical...

June 2015 Manufacturing Events

by Anne Winslow on Jun 1, 2015 11:36:00 AM

June Manufacturing Events

Summer is finally comming!! Here's our monthly calendar of manufacturing industry events, webinars, trade shows, conferences, machine tool auctions, and more!

The most excited event in June...

May Manufacturing Events

Here's our monthly round-up of manufacturing industry events, webinars, trade shows, conferences, machine tool auctions, and more!

The biggest manufacturing event this month is  FABTECH...

Machine Shop Safety Resources at PMTS 2015

Just one more reason to attend PMTS 2015 this month: it can help make your shop safer!  The following workshops and exhibitors have resources to you help improve shop safety and...

April Manufacturing Events 2015

by Anne Winslow on Apr 2, 2015 12:34:00 PM

Here's our monthly round-up of manufacturing industry events, trade shows, conferences, machine tool auctions, and more!

Spring has arrived, and with it the trade show and expo season kicks in to high gear.  

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Between 2007-2010, Doosan Infracore redesigned the Puma turning center and worked to  increase the quality and reliability of their products across business units. The previous post discussed Doosan's efforts to build a...
In 2007, newly formed Doosan Infracore Machine Tools had an image issue.
As with cars and electronics, machine tools built in Korea were often viewed as the "cheap" alternative to their Japanese counterparts. Doosan...

Shop Safety: Machine Guarding

by Anne Winslow on Feb 13, 2015 11:40:55 AM

FEBRUARY SAFETY FOCUS: MACHINE GUARDING

This year, the MMI Auction Blog will support machine shop safety with regular posts about shop safety best practices, checklists, and links to additional resources. Is there a...

Making the Most of Your Next Lathe Purchase

Machinery buyers can stretch resources by purchasing a used CNC lathe instead of a new model, and our new guide can help you buy with confidence. You will learn basic...

Fanuc’s RoboDrills are little machines with big capabilities.  While the name calls to mind a drill and tap, the RoboDrill can often do the work of a milling machine or a VMC.  This flexibility, along with their speed...