Tormach 24R: First Impressions

01/ 14/ 2021

Ever since Saunders Machine Works started in 2014 we’ve been using Tormach CNC mills in the shop for prototyping, job shop work, our CNC training classes, and production – so it should come as no surprise that recently we’ve been making chips on their new 24R router!

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Save Cash on Machine Tools with Section 179

01/ 14/ 2021

General

As we round the corner into 2021, businesses need to start considering year-end expenditures and what taxes will look like for 2020.

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Last Second Gifts for Machinists

12/ 22/ 2020

Holiday Workholding

Some people are hard to buy gifts for. Machinist- and engineer-types are especially difficult because they often want things for their shop, which many family members and friends aren’t privy to. 

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Good Things Do Come in Small Packages - Tormach xsTECH

11/ 10/ 2020

We’ve had Tormach’s relatively new xsTECH router in our shop for quite a while now, but aside from building up a few ProvenCut recipes we didn’t really get the chance to dive into this little machine – until now.

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10 Years of Tormach at NYC CNC

10/ 20/ 2020

General

Way back in October of 2010, our NYC CNC YouTube channel was just starting to get some legs in the CNC community when we placed the order for our first Tormach mill. Fast forward ten years, we have watched this community grow – as has SMW and the Tormach product line!

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The Beginner's Complete Guide to Machinist Vises

09/ 29/ 2020

General

A Machinist Vise (also called a Milling Vise) is probably the most popular workholding solution available for milling machines.

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