A CNC turning brake is described as a “Computer Control Panel Press” It is more generally known as sheet metal machine tool for bending sheet and plate material. They came up with the CNC brake press in the 1970s which means a machine is bending.
When approached by one of the UK’s leading thermoforming toolmakers with a request to increase the z-axis on one of its vertical machining centres by 1000 mm, XYZ Machine Tools was not in the least bit daunted. The modified machine will leave XYZ’s Devon factory today (Friday 24 April) ready for commissioning and being put into production.
International technology group ANDRITZ has received an order from Northern Copper Industry, Co., Ltd, P.R. China, to deliver a 20-high cold-rolling mill in four-column design to their new production facility located in the Yuncheng economic and technological development zone in Shanxi Province.
CNC Software, Inc., developers of Mastercam, the world’s leading CAD/CAM software, has announced a new partnership with DeBerti. DeBerti started more than 25 years ago, creating one-off machined aluminum parts.
Lincoln Educational Services Corporation (NASDAQ: LINC), a national leader in specialized automotive and skilled trades career training, will add robotics courses to its advanced manufacturing career training program at the Mahwah, NJ campus this spring.
The installation of an Ewag Laser Line Precision laser-cutting insert machine at MICTU has seen this specialist manufacturer of eyewear, dental, aerospace and automotive components halve production times and improve cutting edge quality by a factor of three on PCD and brazed tooling, compared with ‘traditional’ CNC tool production machines!
These recent weeks have been very challenging for many people around the world due to COVID-19 making a large impact on our lives. One of these many challenges is our National Health Service providing Coronavirus patients with ventilators.