Multimedia Library - Video http://americanmachinist.com/media/all/video en Watch: Robotic Copilot Demonstrated By Aurora Flight Sciences http://americanmachinist.com/automation/watch-robotic-copilot-demonstrated-aurora-flight-sciences <div class="node-body video-body">For your viewing pleasure, Aurora Flight Sciences is flying a Cessna Caravan fitted with a robotic copilot as it completes work under Phase 2 of a Darpa program to demonstrate automation that could reduce the crew required to fly existing aircraft.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Graham Warwick, Aviation Week </div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/automation/watch-robotic-copilot-demonstrated-aurora-flight-sciences" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/automation/watch-robotic-copilot-demonstrated-aurora-flight-sciences#comments American Machinist Newswire Automation News Shop Operations Thu, 20 Oct 2016 16:45:00 +0000 34801 at http://americanmachinist.com GE Aviation's 3D-Printed Jet Engine http://americanmachinist.com/shop-operations/ge-aviations-3d-printed-jet-engine <div class="node-body video-body">Starting from CAD and working through DMLM (direct metal laser melting), engineers at GE Aviation in Evendale, Ohio, 3D-printed a working version of a jet engine.</div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/shop-operations/ge-aviations-3d-printed-jet-engine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/shop-operations/ge-aviations-3d-printed-jet-engine#comments Shop Operations Thu, 14 May 2015 12:38:00 +0000 24841 at http://americanmachinist.com Machining a Mold for a Custom Rifle Stock http://americanmachinist.com/machining-cutting/machining-mold-custom-rifle-stock <div class="node-body video-body">Okuma America used its 5-axis MU-500V vertical machining center to machine a custom-designed rifle stock mold.</div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/machining-cutting/machining-mold-custom-rifle-stock" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/machining-cutting/machining-mold-custom-rifle-stock#comments Machining / Cutting Wed, 12 Nov 2014 22:20:00 +0000 22721 at http://americanmachinist.com Memex Automation Brings Clarity to Data Collection and Evaluation http://americanmachinist.com/enterprise-software/memex-automation-brings-clarity-data-collection-and-evaluation <div class="node-body video-body">CTO Dave Edstrom discusses the importance of data collection and evaluation to CNC machine performance, and CEO Dave McPhail explains the significance of the MERLIN manufacturing execution system for coordinating data effectively with MTConnect, enhancing machine shop productivity. </div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/enterprise-software/memex-automation-brings-clarity-data-collection-and-evaluation" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/enterprise-software/memex-automation-brings-clarity-data-collection-and-evaluation#comments Enterprise Software Fri, 07 Nov 2014 22:11:00 +0000 22661 at http://americanmachinist.com AutoCrib Unveils TX750 Vending System at IMTS 2014 http://americanmachinist.com/imts-2014/autocrib-unveils-tx750-vending-system-imts-2014 <div class="node-body video-body">IndustryWeek's Executive Editor Steve Minter interviews AutoCrib's President and Founder Steve Pixley about the new technology.</div> <div class="field-byline"> Steve Minter, Executive Editor, IndustryWeek </div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/imts-2014/autocrib-unveils-tx750-vending-system-imts-2014" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/imts-2014/autocrib-unveils-tx750-vending-system-imts-2014#comments IMTS 2016 Tue, 09 Sep 2014 19:53:00 +0000 21871 at http://americanmachinist.com Control System for 5-Axis Desktop Milling http://americanmachinist.com/automation/control-system-5-axis-desktop-milling <div class="node-body video-body">A demonstration of multi-axis motion control and closed-loop stepper technology for the application-specific requirements of a desktop CNC machine. This Servotronix motion control package maintains the machine's high accuracy and improves its compactness, while significantly reducing its cost.</div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/automation/control-system-5-axis-desktop-milling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/automation/control-system-5-axis-desktop-milling#comments Automation Machining / Cutting Thu, 07 Aug 2014 13:25:00 +0000 21311 at http://americanmachinist.com Lockhead Martin - Unmanned Deliveryies: From Cargo to Reconnaissance http://americanmachinist.com/automation/lockhead-martin-unmanned-deliveryies-cargo-reconnaissance <div class="node-body video-body"></div> http://americanmachinist.com/automation/lockhead-martin-unmanned-deliveryies-cargo-reconnaissance#comments Automation Tue, 08 Jul 2014 17:59:00 +0000 20881 at http://americanmachinist.com Mastercam's Dynamic Motion Technology Reduces Cycle Times http://americanmachinist.com/cadcam-software/mastercams-dynamic-motion-technology-reduces-cycle-times <div class="node-body video-body">CNC Software Inc. maintains its Dynamic Motion technology's material-aware technique can reduce cycle times by 25% to 75%</div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/cadcam-software/mastercams-dynamic-motion-technology-reduces-cycle-times" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/cadcam-software/mastercams-dynamic-motion-technology-reduces-cycle-times#comments CAD/CAM Software Wed, 02 Jul 2014 05:19:00 +0000 20731 at http://americanmachinist.com 60,000-RPM Micromilling http://americanmachinist.com/machining-cutting/60000-rpm-micromilling <div class="node-body video-body">Creating a brass lenslet using two ultra precision machining tools -- a Levicron spindle and Nanoform X lathe.</div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/machining-cutting/60000-rpm-micromilling" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/machining-cutting/60000-rpm-micromilling#comments Machining / Cutting Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:15:00 +0000 20681 at http://americanmachinist.com Customized Harley-Davidson, Programmed with hyperMILL http://americanmachinist.com/cadcam-software/customized-harley-davidson-programmed-hypermill <div class="node-body video-body">Thunderbike, a custom motorcycle designer/builder in Niederrhein, Germany, competed in the AMD World Championship of Custom Bike Building 2012, at Sturgis, South Dakota.</div> <p><a href="http://americanmachinist.com/cadcam-software/customized-harley-davidson-programmed-hypermill" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://americanmachinist.com/cadcam-software/customized-harley-davidson-programmed-hypermill#comments CAD/CAM Software Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:35:00 +0000 20671 at http://americanmachinist.com