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  1. New RFP Fringe Probe For The REVO 5-Axis System At EMO 2019

    Renishaw is pleased to announce the launch of the new RFP fringe probe for use with the REVO 5-axis measurement system on co-ordinate measuring machines (CMMs).

  2. NUM Launches Active Vibration Control System For CNC Machine Tools

    NUM has launched an innovative accelerometer-based active vibration control system for CNC machine tools. Primarily designed to improve machining by virtually eliminating tool head vibration, the system further helps increase productivity by maximising material removal rate (MRR) and can also provide valuable real-time feedback for predictive maintenance purposes.

  3. Hexagon Releases PC-DMIS 2019 R2

    Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division recently launched PC-DMIS 2019 R2, the latest edition of the world’s most popular measurement software.

  4. New Universal Robots-Phillips Partnership Eases Integration With Popular Haas CNC Machine Tools

    Loading and unloading CNC machines is becoming one of the most popular applications for collaborative robots as manufacturers face significant difficulties in staffing this tedious task.

  5. New Robotic Laser Measurement System Improves And Accelerates Automotive Quality Inspection

    Engineers at WMG at the University of Warwick have developed and installed a new, robotic measuring system, capable of accurately and repeatedly measuring large objects on the production line, such as car body-shells, in a fraction of the time traditionally taken to measure them on co-ordinate measuring machines (CMMs).

  6. Double Down On Production With These Twin Spindle Puma Lathes

    Yes, you are seeing double. The PUMA TT1300SYY (5” or 6” chuck) and PUMA TT2100SYY (8” or 10” chuck) are twin spindle, twin turret, dual Y-axis horizontal turning centers that allow you to increase productivity by streamlining the process.

  7. Miro Manufacturing Adds Large High Precision Press Brake

    Miro Manufacturing advanced its fabrication capabilities with the purchase of a SafanDarley H-Brake Ultra 360 (US) ton CNC press brake. The machine is one of the most accurate high tonnage press brakes in southeastern Wisconsin.

  8. 3D Systems And GF Machining Solutions Expand Partnership In Greater China - Enabling Customers In World's Top Manufacturing Region To Redefine Production Environments

    3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) and GF Machining Solutions, a division of Georg Fischer AG (FI/N:SIX Swiss Ex), today announced an expanded partnership in the Greater China region that will enable customers in the world's leading manufacturing region to enhance their metal parts production and redefine their manufacturing environments.

  9. HEIDENHAIN Supports Mastercam To Better Enable 5-Axis Machining

    In a collaborative effort to best enable 5-axis machining for users with HEIDENHAIN TNC controls and Mastercam® CAD/CAM software, a new collaborate post processor is now available. Called the HEIDENHAIN TNC 5X Mill post processor, CNC Software, Inc., developers of Mastercam software, introduced it recently after coordinating development efforts between the two companies.

  10. Mitutoyo America Corporation Introduces The MiSTAR 555 Shop Floor CNC Coordinate Measuring Machine

    Mitutoyo America Corporation is pleased to announce the release of the MiSTAR 555 CNC Shop Floor Coordinate Measuring Machine to its CMM product line that operates without compressed air and on conventional 120V 20 AMP electrical service with movement speeds of 606mm/s and acceleration of 2,695mm/s² (3D)