OMAX Abrasive Waterjet Cutting: An Ideal Addition to Any Machine Shop
Posted on June 23, 2020
When is it Time to Bring Electrical Discharge Machining (EDM) In-House?
Posted on May 26, 2020
Abrasive waterjet cutting machines of the past had lower water pressure and were relegated to cutting only soft materials. With the advent of the new narrower and more powerful high pressure jet streams, abrasive water jet cutting machines such as OMAX have earned a reputation as the preferred method of cutting heat sensitive materials. With…
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
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Oktoberfest Tool Show 2019
Posted on February 12, 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,…
The dates for the 2019 Oktoberfest Tool Show are September 24-26, 2019. More details to follow in the coming weeks and months.