IMTS ShowDaily

IMTS Friday 2016

IMTS ShowDaily This publication provides key decision makers with views on what is new and interesting at the show.

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See "ITAMCO" page 91 CONTENTS Students, Are You up for a Challenge? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 94 Light Motorcycle Made through 3D Printing . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 More Productivity through Reduced Scrap . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 What's Photo-Activated Workholding? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 91 NEWS Metal Cutting Pavilion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 24 Controls & CAD-CAM Pavilion . . . . . . 44 Abrasive Machining/Sawing/ Finishing Pavilion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 50 Additive Manufacturing Pavilion . . . . 52 Tooling & Workholding Systems Pavilion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 54 Quality Assurance Pavilion . . . . . . . . . . . 70 EDM Pavilion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 74 Machine Components/Cleaning/ Environmental Pavilion . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 76 Fabricating & Lasers Pavilion . . . . . . . 80 Gear Generation Pavilion . . . . . . . . . . . 86 Hannover Fairs Co-Located Shows . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88 ATTRACTIONS FRIDAY/SATURDAY: September 16 & 17, 2016 • Emerging Technology Center • Top Shops Attraction • Today's Technology Center • IMTS Ride Experience • IMTSTV Live • Smartforce Student Summit IMTS T H E O F F I C I A L S H OW DA I LY F O R I M T S 2 0 1 6 WRAP UP IMTS.COM SEPTEMBER 16 & 17, 2016 Explore the Path to Productivity Visit us at Booth S-8900 www.dmgmori.com "We challenge our customers to redefine possible." –Dr. Thorsten Schmidt CEO, DMG MORI USA ITAMCO Brings Virtual Reality to Top Shops Display With the HoloLens in the Top Shops booth, visitors can command a robot to move objects that can only be seen through a headset. By Rachel Gradone Modern Machine Shop mmsonline.com V traditional machining line from ITAMCO, on display in Modern Machine Shop's Top Shops Booth W-10, are intended to show how the incorporation of dynamic new tech- nologies can revolutionize produc- tion and manufacturing operations. and Manufacturing Companies, based in Plymouth, Indiana, delves into virtual reality using Microsoft's their hands and the device's headset to command a Universal Robot to move virtual objects that can only be seen through that headset. e HoloLens is a goggle-like device that is able to project images and information into real space through extremely well-rendered holograms, creating a mixed reality. is could be especially useful for manufac- turing, layering real-time informa- tion from a computer onto the shop fl oor, ITAMCO says. It could provide instructions and specifi cations for Aerospace Machining Challenges and Career Fair Engage Students at Summit By Lori Beckman Production Machining productionmachining.com I MTS 2016 features the 10th edition of the Smartforce Student Summit, a forum in which students and educators in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) gather to experience career opportunities and new technologies, as well as machining challenges. e Student Summit is held every day during the show, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the North Building, C Hall. Not only are students in middle school, high school and college welcome; this year, elementary school students are invited to attend as well. the technologies that make up today's advanced manufacturing industry, students can discover how they might understanding the tools, technology and opportunities available to them. itors and the new Smartforce Career Launch Pad (a career fair) are all Students attending the Smartforce Summit can see and touch a range of advanced manufacturing technology. See "IMTS 2016" page 93 IMTS 2016 Succeeds in Quantity and Quality By Tom Beard Modern Machine Shop mmsonline.com I MTS 2014 was a tough act to follow, yet this year's show succeeded again, both in terms of quantity and quality. According Peter Eelman, AMT Vice President—Exhibitions & Business Development, attendance stood at 111,782 as of Wednesday evening, and it should fi nish at above 116,000 for the entire show, topping 2014. Moreover, this year's extremely successful Smartforce Student Summit will likely end up having drawn more than 14,000 Visit us at IMTS booth E-4502 to learn more usa.siemens.com/imts Digitalization in machine tool manufacturing Control your future — see how Siemens can bring a greater return on your machines, your people and your operations.

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