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CNC machining: For manufacturing and repairing items

CNC machining, otherwise known as Computer Numerical Controlled machining, is a process that allows for the accurate manufacture and/or repair of items. This process is recognized as the industry standard in machining.  All types of metalworking machinery are available as CNC equipment. CMT features lathes, milling machines, and a burning

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In-depth: City Machine Technologies, Inc.’s capabilities

City Machine Technologies, Inc. has been in operation for over 25 years providing a variety of services to heavy industries throughout the United States and abroad. The electrical, mechanical, machining and lifting magnet capabilities of our four highly specialized divisions combine to make us your single source solution for industrial

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CMT: available day or night

City Machine Technologies, Inc.’s technicians are complemented by four fully-equipped service vans that deliver the amenities of our shops – day or night. Each truck contains hardware, safety equipment and the tools needed to address specific industrial and commercial requirements. CMT is just a phone call away 24/7/365 and is

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What is a crane limit switch?

A crane limit switch, or crane power limit switch, is a safety device designed to prevent the over-travel of a crane hoist. The limit switch is operated by contact with the crane hook block. When activated, the limit switch  interrupts  power  to the lift motor. This prevents the hook block

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Reverse engineering solves difficult problems

Reverse engineering is a solution for many challenging situations. The process takes into consideration what exists, for example a motor or mechanical component, and through analysis determines how to duplicate or enhance that item. Reverse engineering can design improvements on the structure, operation and performance of one specific item, or

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Industrial cleaning happens before repairs can be made

Virtually everything entering an industrial repair shop needs to have mill scale, coal dust and grease removed. Thorough cleaning allows CMT’s technicians to perform a proper evaluation of repairs.  Automated parts washing equipment is used whenever possible. The hot water, high-pressure action and quick cycle times of our automated unit

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