Best Christmas present. Ever.

DMG Mori NHX5500 being moved into place, winter 2015

At the end of December, we stood ready to receive the latest addition to our milling department: a DMG Mori NHX5500, complete with ChipBLASTER technology and a Renishaw probe. It’s truly beautiful and is destined to be a real workhorse and enhance our productivity with its full fourth axis capability, fast pallet changes, and even faster tool changes. But the … Read More

What’s Old is New Again

Newly rebuilt Warner & Swasey 2SC

This week Bothe Associates took delivery on a completely rebuilt Warner & Swasey 2SC, 15” chuck lathe. We’ve owned several 2SCs over the years and this one is the best of the bunch. Having been freshly rebuilt, we get the best of both worlds: the rigidity and power (and 17,000# of iron) of an old lathe with the accuracy and … Read More