Horizons open up with five-axis flexible machining

February 2002
Engineer (00137758);2/1/2002, Vol. 291 Issue 7587, p26
Focuses on the decision of Paul Matthews, production manager of Beaubury Precision Moulds to invest in five-axis machining technology through a machining center from DMG. Features of the DMU60P machine.


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