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ROKU EDM CNC

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Midwest’s new Graphite CNC Machine by ROKU has hit the floor running. The HC-548EX features a high rigidity, bridge-type monoblock structure with minimized distance between guide surface and spindle center. The high rigidity bed with ideal rib distribution has been designed by computer analysis with a guaranteed static positioning accuracy of ±0.000080” and ±0.000060” repeatability.

CNC Lathe

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Midwest Mold is proud to announce the purchase of a HAAS ST-10 CNC Lathe. This CNC Lathe has already proved itself with an array of uses. Core Pins, support pillars and forward stops just to name a few. Check out the video below to see it in action.

Roboshot 110

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Midwest Mold is proud to announce that they have expanded their molding capability’s once again. We have added a third Cincinnati Milacron Roboshot plastic injection press to the molding department. With no oil supply, filtration or disposal, Roboshot is the energy-saving “green” machine that will help reduce operational costs. It is engineered to reduce energy..

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Lights-Out Machining: You Go Home, the Machines Keep WorkingMichigan Radio did an interview with John Hill who owns Midwest Mold Services

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Imagine going home at night while your computer keeps doing your job. That’s the basic idea behind a trend in manufacturing called “lights-out machining.” You punch out. The machines keep working. It’s a way to make a lot more product with a lot fewer people … and fewer jobs. Boosting productivity and staying competitive by..

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