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All Axes: A Podcast From Mazak

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All Axes™ is a podcast developed and published by Mazak Corporation and features original content on a wide range of subjects affecting today’s North American manufacturers.

All Axes™ is a podcast developed and published by Mazak Corporation and features original content on a wide range of subjects affecting today’s North American manufacturers.

Location:

United States

Description:

All Axes™ is a podcast developed and published by Mazak Corporation and features original content on a wide range of subjects affecting today’s North American manufacturers.

Twitter:

@MazakCorp

Language:

English


Episodes

Customer Spotlight: Tomak Precision

4/1/2021
In this episode of the All Axes Podcast, we have a Mazak customer spotlight, featuring Tomak Precision. Al "AJ" Schaper, General Manager of Tomak Precision, joins host Teelin Henderson in a conversation about some of the highs and lows of the past year. The two also go over different steps Tomak Precision has taken to secure its future in the industry.

Duration:00:11:32

How to Get the Most Out of Your Machine

2/2/2021
Dan Janka, president, and CEO of Mazak Corporation joins us for an in-depth discussion on how to maximize your shop's machine investment. Drawing on Dan's unique perspective, we'll go over some common misconceptions about machines – and how basing purchasing decisions solely on price is often the first mistake companies make.

Duration:00:12:28

How Job Shops Benefit From Automation

1/12/2021
This month the All Axes Podcast welcomes Robert Oswell from Roswell Marine. Roswell Marine has been designing boat accessories in the USA since 1998, and Robert discusses his company's production strategy and the key role flexible automation plays in achieving maximum output.

Duration:00:10:18

Five Tips To Keep Your Machine Running

11/24/2020
How do you keep your machines running? Joining us in this All Axes Podcast episode is Jason Fights, National Service Manager at Mazak who will discuss five tips that will ensure your machines are up and running.

Duration:00:09:08

Closing the Skills Gap with MAZATROL

9/30/2020
How can MAZATROL help you increase productivity and quickly train your shop's workers? Knox Machinery's Samuel Patterson joins the podcast to discuss his experience using MAZATROL.

Duration:00:16:39

All Axes LIVE September Event Bonus Preview Episode

9/16/2020
What can you expect to see at our September All Axes LIVE digital event? Get a sneak peek of each live demo we'll be featuring at the event in this bonus episode – and be sure to join us live on September 23!

Duration:00:10:13

All Axes LIVE Bonus Episode: MAZATROL SmoothAi CNC Preview

8/6/2020
We'll be demonstrating our next-generation MAZATROL SmoothAi CNC at our upcoming All Axes LIVE digital experience on August 11. National Applications Engineer Robin Cave gives you a sneak peek at this exclusive technology in this bonus episode of All Axes.

Duration:00:06:34

All Axes LIVE Bonus Episode: Mazak Automation Systems

8/5/2020
Learn more about the capabilities of our automation systems, including the technologies we'll be demonstrating at our upcoming All Axes LIVE digital experience on August 11, from Joe Sanders, Automation Systems Manager at Mazak.

Duration:00:06:07

All Axes LIVE Bonus Episode: VARIAXIS C-600 Preview

8/4/2020
Kevin Bates, General Manager of the Mazak Midwest Technology Center, gives an advance preview of the new VARIAXIS C-600, which will debut at our upcoming All Axes LIVE digital experience on August 11.

Duration:00:05:54

How Your Shop's Culture Can Solve Your Skills Gap

6/29/2020
To combat the skills gap, Westminster Tool changed its hiring process and transformed its company culture. Hillary Coombs explains how this approach requires involvement in education and outreach.

Duration:00:18:53

The Five Common Missteps Job Shops Make and How to Avoid Them

6/15/2020
Mazak's Chuck Birkle shares the five most common missteps he's witnessed jobs shops make during this tenure in the industry and offers tips for avoiding them.

Duration:00:28:08

Hiring More Women in Manufacturing

6/1/2020
How does manufacturing benefit from women's increasing involvement in the industry? Courtney Ketchie Silver of Ketchie Inc. describes the positive impacts of diversity in manufacturing.

Duration:00:17:30

The State of the Manufacturing Industry

5/18/2020
What's the current state of manufacturing? Mazak President Dan Janka shares his thoughts on where we are as an industry and where we're heading after the COVID-19 pandemic.

Duration:00:16:59

Building Winners – Team Penske's Machine Shop: Part Two

5/4/2020
Penske Racing's shop prepares cars for 5 series and more than 10 drivers, with full teardowns between races. In part two of our conversation with Team Penske's machine shop manager, Jim O'Toole explains how to keep all that speed ready to win.

Duration:00:14:27

Building Winners – Team Penske's Machine Shop: Part One

4/27/2020
Penske Racing's shop keeps its cars ready to roll. Get an inside look at the manufacturing arm of the racing dynasty in part one of our two part conversation with Jim O'Toole, machine shop manager for Team Penske.

Duration:00:16:20

Mitigate Your Shop's Risk With Multi-Tasking

4/20/2020
Mazak's Chuck Birkle discusses how shops can mitigate their risk during periods of uncertainty through investments in Multi-Tasking machines and technology.

Duration:00:22:13

How reshoring can help us overcome supply chain disruptions

4/6/2020
How can reshoring help us overcome major supply chain disruptions? Teelin chats with Reshoring Initiative founder Harry Moser to learn how your shop can adapt to the changing market.

Duration:00:19:16

What are tariffs and how do they affect supply chains?

3/24/2020
How do tariffs affect your supply chain? Teelin chats with Pat McGibbon and Amber Thomas from The Association for Manufacturing Technology (AMT) about recent trade negotiations with China and how they'll impact your shop.

Duration:00:13:52

DISCOVER 2019: Adaptive Learning & Smart Machines - Dr. Tom Kurfess, Oak Ridge National Laboratory

3/3/2020
Dr. Thomas Kurfess, Chief Manufacturing Officer, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Georgia Institute of Technology, shares his thoughts on the future of smart manufacturing.

Duration:00:16:14

DISCOVER 2019: The Benefits of Machine Tool Automation and Where to Begin - Mike Cicco, FANUC America

2/14/2020
Mike Cicco, president and CEO of FANUC America, joins Teelin to discuss how shops can benefit from automating their operations.

Duration:00:13:04