Ah 3ds Max. It's better known as a tool for Game developers and CG artists, but 3ds Max is beloved by Aerospace Engineers, Architects and Product Designers as well. It's a bit of surprise, but there are lots of engineers using it and uploading their work on GrabCAD. So this time around, 3ds Max users get their day in their ray-traced, high-polygon-count Sun.
Here is a model of the Devnya cement plant, an actual factory in Bulgaria owned by the Italcementi Group. Nice to see CAD models of existing places - gives you a better understanding of the layout of a real cement factory. Big thanks to George Vitanov for uploading this.
Not just any lathe, it's Nemanja Petkov's lathe. Nemanja always puts up great stuff and uploads different files so anyone can download them. As per a request, here's a .3ds version.
It ain't real if you can't walk around it. High quality renders, great design and animation! You see the red shoes... but where did the lady go? Good question to answer, Borko Djurovic.