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Pan STARRS system, located in Haleakala in Hawaii, is the world's largest and most powerful digital cameras

Tuesday’s marvels of engineering: Pan STARRS

The Pan STARRS system, located in Haleakala in Hawaii, is the world's largest and most powerful digital cameras. Funded by NASA's Near-Earth Object Observation Program, it is currently employed to hunt and track potentially dangerous...

Kyocera SGS Precision Tools Expands Z-Carb HPR Series

Kyocera SGS Precision Tools has expanded the Z-Carb HPR series of high-performance end mills for titanium and stainless steel. The expansion includes 320 tools in fractional diameters ranging from 1/8" to 1" and in metric diameters...
Garant Xtric Centering Vise

Garant Xtric Centering Vise

The Garant Xtric centering vise from Hoffman Group is equipped with a new chuck jaw quick-change system enabling easy, tool-free changeover. A click mechanism gives the vise an interchange accuracy in the micrometer range,...
ABB announces Björn Rosengren as Chief Executive Officer

ABB announces Björn Rosengren as Chief Executive Officer

ABB  appointed industrial veteran Bjorn Rosengren to take over as chief executive officer next year and lead a sweeping overhaul of the Swiss engineer after he rejuvenated Swedish mining-equipment giant Sandvik AB. The...
5 Things to Consider Before Purchasing a Robot

5 Things to Consider Before Purchasing a Robot

Technology is booming. Machine shops are becoming more automated. Robots are more affordable. Information is more accessible, and machine learning is no longer science fiction. Everyone is jumping in — the herd...