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MPMA Presidents Letter – 2019 Economic Outlook (Precision Manufacturing Journal – Nov/Dec 2018)

“Whether 2019 is stronger than ever OR makes us navigate a changing economic landscape, let’s prepare ourselves, our businesses, and our team for success. Work hard, be strategic, be a leader.”


We’ve welcomed another VMC!

A DMG Mori DuraVertical 1035 eco vertical machining center recently hit the floor at Imagineering Machine Inc.  With a 40.00″ (X) x 22.00″ (Y) X 20.00″ (Z) travel, we have expanded from the machine it replaced.  In addition, the machine has thru-spindle coolant and a high pressure coolant pump to achieve better surface finishes while …


Adding Equipment – Adding Capacity – Adding Capability

Imagineering Machine Inc. has added a Makino A51 horizontal machining center to their current list of CNC equipment.  The addition of the A51 allows for increased machining ability using the horizontal structure of the machine as well as adding capacity and needed spindle time to our shop. The main advantage to the Makino A51 HMC …


IMTS 2016 – International Manufacturing and Technology Show

2016 brought us another round of the International Manufacturing and Technology Show in Chicago, Illinois.  Every two years, the IMTS show brings together the big names in manufacturing, predominately representing the metal cutting industry.  It also attracts hundreds of thousands of business owners, machinists, distributors, and media to see the newest technology in manufacturing.  Needless …


Leading By Example

I recently read an article about the CEO of Minneapolis based Graco and their CEO Pat McHale.  The article did a great job introducing Mr. McHale and his dedication to the company, relationship with employees, and some of his philosophies on management, leadership, and business.  They include: IT DOESN’T MATTER WHERE YOU START, ONLY THAT YOU …


Imagineering Machine Inc. President nominated for Award

Congrats to Imagineering Machine Inc. President Jesse Schelitzche for his nomination in the ‘Emerging Leader’ category for the 2015 Minnesota Manufacturing Awards presented by Minnesota Business Magazine.  “It is an honor to be included with such a great group of peers and companies” commented Schelitzche.  “I love manufacturing and its impact on the Minnesota economy …


Precision Machining Magazine Who’s Who – Jesse Schelitzche – President of Imagineering Machine Inc.

Jesse Schelitzche, President of Imagineering Machine Inc, was featured in the July issue of Precision Manufacturing Magazine.  The article highlights his road to leading a manufacturing company, some of the experiences he’s encountered running a 2nd generation family business, and how he spends his free time.  Read more about Jesse, his family, Imagineering Machine Inc, …


Imagineering Machine Inc. celebrates 30 years!

In October, Imagineering Machine Inc. celebrated its 30th year in business by inviting current and former employees, customers, and family to share memories of the past 30 years. The stories emphasized the incredible customers we’ve met, friends and colleagues we’ve lost through the years, and the dedicated employees who have been along for the ride …


Imagineering Machine Inc.

Imagineering Machine Inc. is excited to announce that a portion of our site will be dedicated to highlighting projects we have recently completed in our shop.  These projects will emphasize the intricate machining techniques used, tight tolerances requested by our customers, and unique metal finishes required to complete the job. We appreciate your support of …