Makino showcases technologies for injection mold manufacturing at NPE2015


Makino (Mason, OH) will share its latest solutions for plastics processing for a variety of industries including the medical, automotive and aerospace sectors in booth S-8125. “The global automotive, medical and packaging markets are growing rapidly, and this show is a great place for manufacturers to learn how to meet increasingly stringent requirements for quality and lead times,” said Mark Rentschler, Marketing Director at Makino. “Visitors to Makino’s booth will meet with our applications engineers to discover new machining and wire EDM process and technology solutions to meet such requirements.”

Among other systems, Makino will showcase the D300 five-axis vertical machining center at its booth. The D300 is designed to deliver superior sustained dynamic accuracy in full five-face machining applications. Equipped with core-coded bell screws and temperature-controlled direct-drive motors and spindle, the D300 provides thermally stable machining conditions for the highest degree of precision and finishing quality. The design of the direct-drive rotary axes gives manufacturers the speed and positioning repeatability to be productive in a wide variety of complex 3D workpieces.

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