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  • For Sale: 2008 MAG Specht 500

    Machine Configuration 5 Axis HMC (Trunnion Style) Machine travels X Y Z 630 x 630 x 859 mm (24.8 x 24.8 x 33.8 in) Table size – LW 500mm x 500 mm (19.7 x 19.7 in) 360 Degree Table Rotation 255 Degree Trunnion Tilt Table capacity 2700 kg (5940 lbs) Spindle configuration HSK 100 Taper – 0 to […]

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    Posted: January 23, 2017   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • Case Study: Cryogenic Machining of Titanium 6AL4V

    Titanium alloys are difficult and expensive to machine due to extreme heat generated at the cutting edge. The toughness of Titanium and excessive heat generated requires slower cutting parameters to maintain normal cutting temperatures and acceptable tool wear.

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    Posted: October 22, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • Case Study: Cryogenic Machining of Modified 4340 Steel

    Modified 4340 Alloy Steel utilized to manufacture fluid cylinders (‘frack pumps’) presents unique manufacturing challenges. To maintain the desired properties, the material is heat-treated to a hardness of 40 RC.

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    Posted: October 22, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • Case Study: Cryogenic Machining of Inconel 625

    Inconel alloys are difficult and expensive to machine due to extreme heat generated at the cutting edge. The heat generated in the cut is necessary to machine the material; however, it accelerates tool wear.

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    Posted: October 22, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • Case Study: Cryogenic Machining of Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI)

    The increasing use of Compacted Graphite Iron (CGI) for state-of-the-art, high-powered engines has created challenges for cylinder block and cylinder head manufacturing. The high-strength CGI material wears out tools a minimum of 30% faster and has eliminated higher speed machining that was possible in Gray Iron.

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    Posted: October 22, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • 5ME Featured in Crain’s Detroit Business

    5ME Cryogenic Machining Technology Video

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    Posted: April 4, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • 5ME Joins Partners in THINC

    Okuma America Corporation announces that 5ME has joined Partners in THINC. 5ME joins 40+ other members that provide solutions to end users and enhance productivity while maintaining lean operations.

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    Posted: April 3, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • 5ME’s Cryogenic Machining Technology Utilized on F35

    Lockheed Martin presents on 5ME’s Cryogenic Machining Technology

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    Posted: March 31, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • Expanded Possibilities for Cryogenic Machining

    The technology for liquid nitrogen cooling is now available for machining applications in various industries on any brand of machine tool.

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    Posted: March 30, 2014   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • Retained MAG Assets Form 5ME

    On July 29, Fives (Paris) completed the acquisition of MAG Americas (Erlanger, KY). On that same day, a new company, 5ME, was formed out of the three business units that MAG Americas did not sell. They are part of a larger vision President Horwarth has for the new company to become an industry leader in providing total productivity and efficiency solutions to manufacturers of all sizes.

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    Posted: March 29, 2013   Filed Under: 5ME News
  • One Software Fits All

    Distinct from machine-brand focused maintenance systems, 5ME , provides products and services that represent a unique approach to machine data collection and management.

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    Posted: March 25, 2013   Filed Under: 5ME News