Modern Machine Shop
Modern Machine Shop (ISSN 0026-8003) is a media brand that reports on product technology and process technology being used in North America's CNC machining and metalworking industry. Modern Machine Shop's audience consists primarily of owners, managers, and engineers at OEMs, contract manufacturers, and job shops that machine for industries including automotive, aerospace, electronics, energy, medical/surgical, defense, and construction equipment.
- Not to be confused with Oscar E. Perrigo's "Modern Machine Shop: Construction Equipment and Management."
Modern Machine Shop first "modern-digest size" issue (September 2008)
|Format||Monthly paper and online magazine|
|Owner(s)||Gardner Business Media Inc.|
First published in 1928, Modern Machine Shop is the flagship publication of Gardner Business Media.
Modern Machine Shop's qualified, no-charge subscription base is BPA-audited. As of August 2017, monthly circulation was 98,571.
The publisher is Bryce Ellis and the Editor-in-Chief is Pete Zelinski. Editorial offices are located in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. Modern Machine Shop is published 12 times per year.
Modern Machine Shop's also maintains a complete suite of multi-media resources used for researching machining and metalworking processes, product technologies and for locating suppliers of equipment and services used in machining and metalworking facilities.
Sample editorial calendar topics
|Month||Special Coverage||Better Production||Modern Equipment Review|
|Machining Centers||Aerospace Machining|
|Turning||Robotics & Automation|
|March||Measurement & Quality |
Special Coverage: Aerospace Machining
|Apr||Production Machining||Cutting Tools||Turning|
Special Coverage: Micro Machining
|Measurement||Lasers & Waterjet Machining|
|June||Die/Mold Machining||Software||Medical Machining|
|July||Multitasking Machines||Cutting Tools||Machining Centers|
|August||Hole Making |
Special Coverage: Lean Manufacturing
|Turning||Robots & Automation|
|September||Machining for Oil-Field & Energy Quality Systems||Software||Measurement|
|October||Milling & Machining Centers |
EMO Show Issue
|Workholding||Laser & Waterjet Machining|
Special Coverage: Rapid Prototyping & Rapid Manufacturing
Other Gardner Business Media brands
- Automotive Design & Production
- MoldMaking Technology
- Production Machining
- Products Finishing
- Plastics Technology
- Additive Manufacturing
- "Global Technology Leaders Unite to Launch Advanced Manufacturing Center at IMTS 2008" (pdf). Vibrant. Retrieved 2008-11-27.
- 2009 Modern Machine Shop Media Kit from Gardner Publications web site