December 9, 2017
The 2018 R1 release of Alphacam from Vero Software includes considerable enhancements to automation and nesting functions.
December 9, 2017
LVD Strippit has released a new version of its programming and shop management software, CADMAN Suite version 8.5.
November 24, 2017
New PSF Z-TRIM flap discs from Pferd feature composite backing that can be trimmed to extend service life, reduce disc changes on a variety of steel and stainless steel (INOX) applications.
November 23, 2017
By Geoff Shannon, Amada Miyachi America and David Van de Wall, Amada Miyachi Europe
Stents and tubes are used in countless medical devices and new ones are being added every day, fueled in part by the growth of minimally invasive surgery and the commonplace use of stents.
November 12, 2017
Amada's Fiber Laser Welder (FLW) achieves a high speed, high quality weld not possible with a conventional laser welder, says the company. The FLW is a complete welding solution that is equipped with a unique processing head, offline programming capabilities and many productivity enhancing features.
November 9, 2017
Bystronic is expanding the bending process with a newly developed level of automation. With the new integrated Tool Changer system, the high end Xpert press brake can now swap tools automatically. This solution is of particular interest for users who want to save time and increase quality but who do not want to forego flexibility.
November 2, 2017
Swiss pattern CORINOX machinist's files from PFERD are designed for use on stainless steels and exotic alloys. With a surface hardness of 1,200 HV (Vickers Scale), and 70 Hrc, these files offer excellent wear resistance and long service life.
October 27, 2017
The C370 A-NC cold saw from Kalamazoo Machine Tool features a pedant mounted numeric control console with soft-touch controls for all setup and sawing operations, including height/depth controls for efficient saw cycling and high productivity in volume production work.
October 5, 2017
FlexCell is an automated kit blanking and short run bending system from Salvagnini that combines press brake and panel bending technologies to provide a fast and profitable way to form parts.