Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) June 18, 2012
(June 18, 2012) – Attendees will walk away with new methods to increase their productivity after attending the lunch and learn at the Partners in THINC facility in Charlotte, NC on Thursday, June 21, at 10:30 a.m. featuring Caron Engineering. Rob Caron, President of Caron Engineering, will educate attendees on “Intelligent Tool Control” followed by lunch and a hands-on demonstration on the Genos M-460 vertical CNC machining center.
This event will educate attendees on the many aspects of tool control including how to properly monitor and analyze tool control, how to determine the true cutting time of a tool, and how to monitor coolant flow and pressure. Attendees will also be able to learn ways to use intelligent tool control in everyday applications. To register for this event, visit http://events.okuma.com/LNLCLT1206.
Sponsored by Okuma distributors and Partners in THINC, this series of lunch and learns takes place every third Thursday at the Partners in THINC facility in Charlotte. Seminars will be presented by a different member of Partners in THINC each month and the sessions include a brief presentation, lunch and on-machine demonstrations. Attendees and interested parties can follow the Lunch & Learn happenings on Twitter by using the hashtag #OkumaLNL.
A complete list of locations, dates, topics and presenting partners can be found at http://www.okuma.com/tech-centers-and-training/events/.
About Okuma America Corporation:
Okuma America Corporation is the U.S.-based sales and service affiliate of Okuma Corporation, a world leader in CNC (computer numeric control) machine tools and machining process optimization, founded in 1898 in Nagoya, Japan. The company is the industry’s only single-source provider, with the machine, control, drive and spindle all manufactured by Okuma. Along with its industry-leading distribution network (largest in the Americas), Okuma delivers an expansive breadth of products, technology strength and innovation, and deep service and support offerings that empower the customer. For more information, visit http://www.okuma.com
About Partners in THINC:
Partners in THINC is a unique facility and concept offering integrated solutions and a one-stop-shop designed to streamline current manufacturing processes, improve capabilities, or for exploring advanced manufacturing options. Each member of Partners in THINC brings specialized equipment, expertise and a commitment to provide the best possible integrated solutions to the end-user. For more information, visit http://www.partnersinthinc.com.
About Caron Engineering:
Caron Engineering develops products that enhance the operation of CNC machines. Functions such as determining the condition of tools, setting tool wear offsets, and tracking tool life are all part of our suite of solutions. TMAC™ and AutoComp, our flagship products, allow unattended operation and advanced process diagnostics that provide customers with the ability to truly achieve advanced manufacturing capabilities. For more information, visit http://www.caron-eng.com.