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MMI Annouces RPM Marine Auction

by Mike Denny on Jun 30, 2020 12:43:53 PM

Money is a huge concern when starting a new business. Startups often have great ideas, but lack seed money to purchase the necessary equipment. The biggest barrier to receiving this critical funding for new companies is the...

A Guide to Selling CNC Machines

by Mike Denny on Mar 11, 2020 5:10:18 PM

There are many reasons to consider selling a machine. But one thing is clear – having a machine on your shop floor occupies both time and money. If it is on your floor, it should be working for you and making you money. But...

The Advantages of Horizontal Mills

by Mike Denny on Feb 28, 2020 3:54:16 PM

When people think about the differences between horizontal mills vs. vertical mills the first thing anyone thinks about is price. And there is no denying it - the cost of buying an HMC is much higher than that of a VMC. But...

Section 179, Machine Tools and You

by Mike Denny on Nov 15, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Chicago, IL October 1, 2019 – Machinery Marketing International (MMI), a global online marketplace for used machinery management, is excited to announce the opening of a new 20,000 square foot, climate controlled...

Northbrook, IL, September 27, 2019 – Hilco Industrial, in partnership with Machinery Marketing International, has announced that its joint venture group will conduct a huge five day auction of Triumph Manufacturing‘s...

Before beginning the search for your company’s next piece of CNC Machinery, it’s important to prioritize your machining needs. Assessing what you value most in a machinery purchase is critical to purchase satisfaction. One...

5 Axis Mill Advantages

by Mike Denny on May 22, 2019 2:41:21 PM

Not long ago, owning even a single 5 Axis CNC machine was a luxury only afforded to large corporate plants. However, as both hardware and software improve, and more of those initial 5 Axis mills enter the pre-owned...