Application Engineering

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From process development, to machine and tool selection, to part work holding and multiple axis programming, Methods is there to assist. The company strongly believes in a team based approach, so with every machine purchase, the customer gets a team of their own.

Extensive Applications Expertise

Applications engineering is critical to success. Methods’ applications engineering team is dedicated to solving customized challenges and integrating modifications.

Our applications engineering is central to your success. We target your specific needs to find the most advanced methods to meet those needs. Whether it’s through machine selection, programming, or machine automation, our engineers not only provide the solution, but your solution. Methods has taken technology to the next level. We stay ahead of the curve, to keep you ahead of the competition.

The department has 60+ engineers nationwide – many with over 30 years of experience in metalworking machining – and delivers complete “turnkey” solutions for turning, milling and EDM applications. This applications expertise, in addition to problem solving and customer support, is the core of Methods’ strength. Their applications engineers help clarify and simplify operations by providing help with machine tool selection, numerical control (NC) programming, test cuts, process design, project management, installation and support on all of their product lines. The company utilizes state of the art technology and software to program and simulate part manufacturing.

Recent News

President of Nakamura-Tome Honored by Japanese Government

3/6/2018

Kenichi Nakamura, President of Nakamura-Tome and former Japan Machine Tool Builders’ Association (JMTBA) Chairman, was recently awarded the “Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays with Neck Ribbon,” by the Japanese government. The Order of the Rising Sun is a Japanese order, established in 1875 by Emperor Meiji of Japan. The Order was the first…

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Methods 3D and Markforged Establish Partnership

5/9/2017

Methods 3D, Inc., a provider of innovative production grade 3D printing solutions, announced today that it has established a partnership with Markforged, an innovator in composites 3D printing. Methods 3D will provide sales, service and support for the Markforged line of 3D printers, including the Onyx series, Mark Two and Mark X. The partnership will…

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Methods Machine Tools Announces Organizational Changes

5/2/2017

Methods Machine Tools, Inc. has announced that Jerry Rex, former Chief Operating Officer (COO), has been named company President. Bryon Deysher, long-time company President, has accepted a new position as Executive Director of the Board. As of April 1, Rex has assumed all operating functions of Methods Machine Tools, including its Sudbury, Massachusetts headquarters and…

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Mission Statement

Methods Machine Tools will enhance the value of our customer experience at every level of our organization. We will accomplish this by providing innovative, world-class products backed by customer-focused services and support. Our goal is profitable growth through exceeding the expectations of our customers
every day.

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