Entries by Joshua Ray

Predator CNC Editor v10.0.16 Released

Predator CNC Editor v10.0.16 Released Predator CNC Editor v10.0.16 has been released. This new version primarily replaces backplotting with a light version of Predator Virtual CNC. It also adds several new features and improvements. This latest release makes the following improvements: Added Windows 8 support Added new Predator Virtual CNC for backplotting Added option to […]

Happy New Year! Have a great 2014

Shop Floor Automations 2014 Happy New Year! We hope 2014 turns out to be a great year for you. A large number of our existing customers have started to expand with more machines and a look toward automation. We added more machines than previously to our machine monitoring software and see a great improvement in productivity […]

Manufacturing Engineering – Real-Time Manufacturing Data – November 2013

Greg Mercurio in Manufacturing Engineering President of SFA, Greg Mercurio, is featured in the Manufacturing Engineering November 2013 issue. In the interview, he talks about real-time data and machine monitoring for the shop floor. “One of the challenges we face every day is trying to educate the manufacturing industry on how critical this data is,” Greg is […]

Production Machining – August 2013

Production Machining – August 2013 Check out the latest Shop Floor Automations ad in Production Machining’s August 2013 issue! Our mobile solutions are featured in it. Check out the ad More about Shop Floor Automations: Founded back in 1998, Shop Floor Automations, Inc. (SFA) started as a small company focused on distributing the Predator Software product […]

Modern Machine Shop – June 2013

Machine Monitoring and Data Collection ad Check out our latest Machine Monitoring and Data Collection ad in Modern Machine Shop, June 2013.  View the ad here! More about Machine Monitoring solutions through SFA: Machine Monitoring gives you the ability to see what your machines are doing in real-time. Collect & process data from your machines using software […]

Manufacturing News June 2013

Check out our ad on Plant Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) from Bigfoot in the June 2013 issue of Manufacturing News! See our ad! More about our Plant Maintenance options: What is CMMS Software? Otherwise known as a “computerized maintenance management system”, a CMMS is a system used by maintenance departments to keep track of preventive & […]

Predator MDC Video – How to get started

Predator MDC Video Predator MDC creates a continuously up to date knowledge base of your manufacturing performance. It quantifies how well your machines, people and parts are produced. Predator MDC can establish and compare continuous improvement results for lean manufacturing efforts. Predator MDC organizes your real-time data into actionable metrics for availability, quality and performance. […]

Manufacturing News April 2013

Floppy Drive Emulators and Serial Port Accessories A Shop Floor Automations ad about services for Floppy Drive Emulators and Serial Port Accessories. See our Ads here Southwest Manufacturing News and here Midwest Manufacturing News More about our Hardware Solutions: Do you have a small shop? A large shop? Regardless of your number of machines, or types of controls, […]

Modern Machine Shop March 2013

Shop Floor Automations in Modern Machine Shop See our latest Shop Floor Automations ad on eXtremeDNC in Modern Machine Shop featuring our own Tech, Joshua. More info on SFA’s DNC Communication options: Manage your CNC programs, machine parameters, & offsets. Enjoy a wide range of CNC communication options from your Predator PCs for drip-feeding, downloading, & bi-directional communication. […]

SFA official membership with AMT

Association For Manufacturing Technology Shop Floor Automations is pleased to announce our official membership with AMT – The Association For Manufacturing Technology. We at SFA continue to provide new technology, services and resources to promote a strong manufacturing industry. We love to see the MFG industry grow daily. That is why we provide many free […]