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  1. OPEN MIND Optimizes CAD/CAM Performance Package

    High-performance machining is always the result of perfect interplay between several components, such as the CAM system, machine tool and cutting tool. This particularly applies to the hyperMILL MAXX Machining performance package

  2. Powerful & Precise Portal Milling Centres

    Quality machine tools from Italian manufacturer Gruppo Parpas are available from Leader CNC Technologies. The Group is a major manufacture of medium to large range of sophisticated machine tools and a supplier of gantry mills, horizontal boring machines, bed-type mills and 5-axis machines, many using linear drive technology to achieve high speeds, fast metal removing and ensuring long term reliability

  3. Laser Seam Stepper Automated Workcell Integration Capability

    Coldwater Machine has announced its ability to design, build and integrate Laser Seam Stepping automated work cells, most recently integrating two IPG Photonic laser seam steppers with FANUC R-2000i/165 robots along with part fixtures and part magazine systems to join stainless steel components for an appliance manufacturer

  4. SAMOSA Chooses ZW3D CAD/CAM To Customize Wooden Products

    ZW3D, one of the world's leading suppliers of advanced CAD/CAM solutions for the manufacturing industry, announced that it was chosen by SAMOSA to fast customize various wooden products through parametric design

  5. PTC Adds Artificial Intelligence And Generative Design Capabilities To Enhance And Expand Its CAD Portfolio With Acquisition Of Frustum

    PTC recently announced that it has acquired Frustum Inc., an advanced generative design software company, for approximately $70M

  6. PTC Adds Secure Data Access To CNC And Injection Molding Machines With New Release Of Kepware Industrial Connectivity Platform

    PTC recently announced the release of the KEPServerEX Version 6.6 industrial connectivity platform. The latest version of KEPServerEX includes several new innovations and security enhancements that extend Kepware’s market-leading position in computer numeric control (CNC) and injection molding machine (IMM) connectivity, enabling manufacturers to accelerate their digital transformation initiatives

  7. 35 µm Focus Diameter For The Most Filigree Of Components

    Optimised for the high-precision manufacture of thin-walled components and equipped with the latest software solutions, the new LASERTEC 12 SLM from DMG MORI extends the Group’s machine portfolio in powder bed processes

  8. Mastercam Mill Focused On Streamlining Your Manufacturing Process

    Mastercam 2019 Mill offers expanded machining flexibility and an increased emphasis on speed and automation. 2D high speed toolpaths, 3D enhancements, and multiaxis features combine with dozens of additional new enhancements in a software package intended to improve shop floor productivity

  9. New FG DDL Makes Its European Debut At EuroBLECH 2018

    The new direct diode laser (DDL) version of Mazak’s highly successful FABRI GEAR machine range is making its European debut at EuroBLECH 2018

  10. Customer Orientated German Manufacturing From Matec

    With over 1400 of their 3, 4 and 5 axis CNC machining centres sold throughout the world, in all areas of production, Matec machines from Stuttgart in Germany have enjoyed significant success