Shops make holes every day. Most are perfectly round, although a dull bit or improper setup can turn what should have been a precision-drilled hole into an oblong mess. Some holes, however, are anything but round, and that’s the way some customers specify them.
How awesome would it be if a diabetic patient could say goodbye to daily insulin injections? No testing, no shots, no highs and lows. That’s just one of the myriad life-enhancing goals in the world of implantable MEMS, and reaching it may not be far off.
Micro Waterjet LLC named Samzach Enterprises Limited to be the sole distributor of Micro Waterjet equipment for all of Canada. Samzach Enterprises, based in Burlington, Canada, is a machine distributor of multiple product lines.
Manufacturers nationwide are struggling to find skilled labor, and several community colleges and technical centers around the country have stepped in to fill the void, including a technical training center in Phoenix that offers CNC and manual machining programs.
Miyachi America Corp., a Monrovia, Calif.-based manufacturer of welding, marking, cutting and micromachining equipment and systems, announced that its parent company, Miyachi Corp., has changed its name to Amada Miyachi Co. Ltd.