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A SMOOTH Link to Simple Shop Floor Monitoring

Job shops and other small-scale manufacturers find a simpler, more affordable and unintimidating solution for easy entrance into the world of IIoT and process monitoring in Mazak SMOOTH Link.

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Automation for Job Shops

As a single source provider for automation solutions, Mazak has installed countless systems that help job shops gain a competitive advantage.

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Repair and Rebuild: Services Best Left to a Spindle’s Maker

Shops save time and money when well-trained and experienced service engineers at a spindle’s original manufacturer perform the necessary spindle repair and rebuild services.

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State-of-the-Art In Service Parts

Mazak transformed its parts department in Florence, Kentucky to significantly boost speed, efficiency, capacity, storage flexibility and most importantly its same-day-ship rate to 97 percent.

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Combined G-Code and Conversational Programming Strategies

For its MAZATROL CNC technology, Mazak combined the best of both worlds. With G-code (EIA/ISO) and conversational programming types within one control, shops can effectively meet their individual manufacturing needs.

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Closed-loop Gear Machining

Mazak and software developer Dontyne Systems co-developed a ground-breaking closed-loop machining process that makes it easy for job shops to productively and profitably produce tight-tolerance gears in small and medium volumes.

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Digital Factory Integration and the Industrial Internet of Things

In working on the digital integration of the Mazak iSMART Factory™, Mazak, Cisco and Memex, Inc. developed Mazak SmartBox, a revolutionary platform for easy, secure entrance into IIoT.

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Digital Factory Integration: Data Enrichment at the Edge

Machine tool builder Mazak Corporation and IT leader Cisco Systems Inc. achieved a significant leap forward in full factory digital integration as well as easy and secure entrance into the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) with the development of the Mazak SmartBox.

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