When is it Time to Bring Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) In-House?
Posted on May 26, 2020
FANUC Robots and Productivity Automation: A Great Choice for Your Robotics Integration Project
Posted on April 28, 2020
What is Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM)? Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) is a non-traditional machining process. The material is removed from a workpiece, without any mechanical force on the workpiece using an electrical current that passes between an electrode and a workpiece, which is separated by a dielectric liquid. Combined with computer numeric controls (CNC) and…
Boosting Shop Productivity by Applying High Efficiency Milling Techniques
Posted on February 27, 2020
The Leading FANUC Robot Integrators Productivity is proud to be a FANUC Authorized Robot Systems Integrator (ASI), and a partner of FANUC since 1977. This partnership allows our team to develop custom and pre-engineered automation solutions that fully utilize the capabilities of FANUC robots and resources. You can count on our vast knowledge and experience…
Makino. Not Your Average Machine Tool.
Posted on February 26, 2020
As more and more machine shops are competing for jobs throughout the world in the aerospace, medical, automotive and industrial markets, they need to find better ways of being competitive at the spindle. We all know that the market drives how much we can charge for our components and it’s up to us to increase…
Here’s A Little Something About Haas Automation Machine Tools
Posted on January 20, 2020
Helping Machining Customers Make What Matters. Productivity has been a partner with Makino since 1983. Established in 1937, Makino machine tools is a world leader in advanced CNC horizontal and vertical machining centers. Makino is committed to providing high-performance, leading-edge machining technologies and innovative engineered process solutions that enable machine shop manufacturers to focus on…
Haas Tip of the Day
Posted on October 12, 2019
For over three decades, Haas Factory Outlet Productivity has distributed, serviced and supported the Haas Automation line of CNC machinery, a global leader in machine tool building. As a leading supplier of Haas’ American-made CNC machine tools, the team at Productivity Inc. holds a shared commitment to metalworking industry advancements — the commitment to quality…
Posted on October 11, 2019
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Productivity Inc 20th Oktoberfest Tool Show Has Record Attendance
Posted on October 6, 2019
Makino has a large library of archived webinars at makino.com/resources/webinars/archive. Click here to register.
Oktoberfest Tool Show Focuses on Newest Technologies in Manufacturing
Posted on September 13, 2019
Productivity’s 20th biennial Oktoberfest Tool Show, held September 24-26, gave metalworking shop owners, CEOs, engineers, machinists and employees in the Midwest area a first-hand look at the finest in CNC machinery, tooling and accessories, and related technologies and services. Productivity’s machine tool show is regarded as the largest distributor-operated trade show event in the Midwest,…
Oktoberfest Tool Show Website Now Live!
Posted on July 15, 2019
Plymouth, MN. September 2019 — Productivity’s 20th Oktoberfest Tool Show is slated for September 24-26, 2019. Every Oktoberfest Tool Show is a demonstration of the many manufacturing technologies available, and this year is no exception. At this show, you can also expect to see several new product releases, robotic cells in action, tool vending systems,…
Productivity’s 2019 Oktoberfest Tool Show website is now live. The show runs from September 24-26 from 8:30 am to 6:00 pm. You can expect to see over 40 machine tools, 80 plus tooling lines and related machine tools technologies such as measurement solutions, dimensional inspection products and software solutions at the show. Plus there are…