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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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).

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. Makino Technology Expo 2019

    Makino is pleased to announce its upcoming 2019 Makino Technology Expo, a biennial exhibition highlighting new and improved manufacturing technologies, processes, and strategies vital to transforming machining operations. The three-day event takes place Sept. 10-12 at Makino’s Technology Center in Auburn Hills, Mich.

  9. Coldwater Machine Designs And Ships Flexible HVAC Fabrication Line

    Coldwater Machine Company, a Lincoln Electric Company, has recently shipped a flexible wrapper and control panel fabrication line to Texas for the fabrication of 14 different sizes of air conditioning units. Based upon customer specification, Coldwater was the designated integrator responsible for coordinating the coil processing equipment and the mechanical press and tooling suppliers, as well as for the quick die change, post-mechanical press operations and the master controls of the entire line.

  10. Another Giant Leap

    Two day Open House in October will provide the ideal platform for Mills CNC to showcase a number of new and recently-launched Doosan machines as well as the company’s latest industrial and collaborative robot solutions to UK and Irish component manufacturers.