70 www.CNC-West.com CNC WEST October/November 2019 Industry News tant supporting the fabrication division and then transitioned to an inside sales manager role, supporting the sales of all product lines and divisions. After 10 years in the machine sales division, Gelsomino was promoted to service sales manager. TCI Precision Metals Adds Latest Duplex Milling Technology TCI Precision Metals today an- nounced the installation of its newest high tech milling machine. The new Amada, THV800 is the latest in preci- sion duplex milling and adds to the line of optimized milling machines used by TCI Precision Metals in the production of Machine-Ready Blanks. The TCI Machine-Ready Blanks are milled in width and length, using the THV800’s specially designed twin spindle, in one setup instead of two. This reduces set up time and increases efficiency. One or more Machine-Ready Blank can be produced together, up to the ma- chines’ overall dimensional capacity of 16.93”W x 16.93”L x 9.6”H. CustomMachine-Ready Blanks are precision milled to the customer’s net specifications and can be furnished as close as +/-.0005” dimensionally and as close as .0002” in flatness, square- ness and parallelism. Each Machine- Ready Blank is deburred, cleaned and vacuum packaged. MC Machinery New West Coast Service Manager MCMachinery Systems announced its new western regional service man- ager of Laser, Michael Pankiewicz. In his new role, Pankiewicz will be responsible for all technical service and support for west coast customers. “We’re excited about Mike’s new role as western regional service man- ager,” says Tony Imbrogno, senior vice president, service and support. “He’s done a great job here at MC Machin- ery over the last 8.5 years and we’re confident his industry experience will help our customers get the service and support they need.” Before Pankiewicz joined MC Machinery as a technician more than 8 years ago, he was a technician and 818-280-8120 – We answer every call | 21720 Marilla Street, Chatsworth, CA 91311 Add to existing 4 th -axis 5-sided machining Reduce part handling Simple air actuation The bolt-on, 5 th -axis indexing system. The new, affordable, 5-axis indexing solution: Being able to perform 3 + 2 or 4 + 1 machining is a huge time-saver and profit builder. The new Quindex, bolt-on, 5th-axis indexing system can turn your existing 4th-axis machine into a 5-axis workhorse, allowing you to machine that all important 5th side and eliminating multiple operations. www.IndexDesignsCNC.com Introducing the QUINDEX. Designed and built by