An expert in PLC integration for special purpose machines, Nacom Automation has over 40 years of experience in the industry. It has worked on a huge range of projects from machines which produce bra straps – one every 7 seconds – to hot end glass applications and specialist printing machines designed to work on the most challenging tasks.
Let’s first have a look at the hardware configuration. The CNC system basically consists of a Real-Time Kernel (RTK), which integrates PLC and CNC, servo drives (NUM DrivePro), servo motors, a PC, and various accessories.
Automated m.anufacturing, a supporting pillar of Machining Transformation (MX), requires machine tools that ensure operation that is as productive as it is reliable. DMG MORI is presenting such a model at EMO in the form of the INH 63.
ModuleWorks announces that Autodesk, one of the leading CAD/CAM vendors, and DN Solutions (formally known as Doosan Machine Tools), one of the leading CNC machine tool builders, are adopting the recently released Manufacturing Data Exchange Specification (MDES).
Mastercam, the world’s leading CAD/CAM software, has announced a new Add-On product, Mastercam APlus by CAMufacturing Solutions, which was designed for additive manufacturing. APlus can be used with Mastercam Mill, Lathe, or Router licenses.
The leadership team at Okuma America Corporation is pleased to announce the launch of the company's next-generation machine control for its expansive line of CNC (computer numeric control) machine tools.