Mitutoyo America Corp. is sponsoring Titans of CNC, a free project-based education platform that helps guide students and teachers on CNC machine operation and programming. The Academy provides more than 3,000 free online courses in CAD, CAM, and CNC machining techniques, and is now used by more than 45,000 members in 170 different countries.
Mitutoyo metrology products will be featured in the Titans of CNC Show airing on Titan TV and in Titan CNC Academy demonstration videos.
“As a leader in the field of precision metrology, Mitutoyo America is excited to partner with Titans of CNC Academy. We look forward to supporting skill development in U.S. manufacturing by providing metrology experience and leading technology to the Titans of CNC team,” says Matt Dye, president of Mitutoyo America Corp.
Titans of CNC will highlight Mitutoyo products through video tutorials in Gilroy’s personal manufacturing facility located in Rocklin, California. These videos, along with other content, will be featured on Titans of CNC social media platforms including YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Some of the Mitutoyo equipment featured will include: a MiSTAR Shop Floor CMM, Quick Image Vision System, SJ-200/400 Surface Roughness Tester, LH-600 Linear Height Gage, QuantuMike/QuickMike coolant proof micrometers, coolant proof calipers, U-Wave T and U-Wave FIT, and MeasurLink 9 Data Management System.
Titans of CNC was started by Titan Gilroy as a CNC machine shop in Northern California focused on making the most difficult parts in aerospace. The company transitioned into a massive reality TV series as a world-first CNC educational platform recognized by a global network of engineers, machinists, hobbyists, students, and educators.
“We are excited to officially partner with Mitutoyo,” says Titan Gilroy, CEO, Titans of CNC Inc. “Our mutual focus on educating the next generation of manufacturing professionals will not only inspire but will also give practical knowledge of inspection practices to all.”