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Fagor Automation USA Published on Jan 29, 2019 John Hill, of Midwest Mold Services, found himself in a situation that many mold shops have been facing today, capacity overflow from sub-suppliers. Since Midwest Mold’s debut in 1994, they had been outsourcing boring mill and gun drill work. But as of 2016, the use of..
Thursday, November 8th from 10am to 6pm. PERFORMANCE MACHINERY’S TECHNOLOGY DAY OPEN HOUSE! “The CHETO is a GAME CHANGER!” “Had we settled for just a gundrill, we would have only solved one problem here.” “With the CHETO we solved multiple problems.” – John Hill, President of Midwest Mold – Midwest Mold Plant Tour from 1PM..
Midwest Mold in Roseville, Michigan, used to outsource boring mill and gundrill work to companies that service the overflow from mold builders with more work than they can handle. It became clear over the last two years that with the boom in automotive jobs came elongated lines of shops waiting for that work to be..
First Cheto 2000 In North America Recently, Midwest Mold became the first mold build facility in North America to add the new Cheto 2000 to their machine line up. Keeping more machining in house with the latest technology gives Midwest yet another advantage over the competition. This 7 Axis 360 Degree machine with FAGOR’s most..
Automation Changes Everything Midwest Mold has added another full modular cell to fully automate another part of their electrode manufacturing. This makes the second Roku-Roku machine and the second 3R Robot to keep production running unattended. For example, an automated cell integrating a Roku-Roku HC-658 can machine graphite electrodes to be stored and used..
EDM Expansion Midwest has expanded its EDM burning capability’s once again. With the edition of two more OPS Ingersoll Eagles, this doubles the CNC burning capacity. The Eagle 800 and the Eagle 1200 provides Midwest Mold with an outstanding advantage in the unattended burning. Now running virtually around the clock. Supported by plan ahead..
District highlights partnerships, donated equipment Macomb County Executive Mark Hackel, right, with Jacob Isham, a service coordinator for DMG MORI USA, talk about the installation of new machinery donated by DMG MORI. Photo by Deb Jacques By: Maria Allard, | Warren Weekly | Published October 27, 2017 WARREN — The field of manufacturing is back..
Please join us as we gather with our key business partners at Lincoln Career and Technology Center for this celebration. This invitation is for. – Any of our former CAD/CAM students who may be working with you. – Anyone that you may know in the business community, who may be interested in joining our CAD/CAM..
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.
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.