Renishaw's non-contact tool setting solutionsClick image to enlarge

Building on the proven design of the existing NC4 system, Renishaw has introduced an enhanced solution to satisfy the demands of the rapidly evolving manufacturing environment.

Comprising the NC4 non-contact tool setter and NCi-6 interface, the system provides a high speed, high precision solution to determine tool geometry, check tool condition and track thermal changes on a range of 3-axis and 5-axis machining centres.

New EMEC video series: a little help from your friends

Everyone needs a little expert application assistance once in a while, and with EMEC’s newest video series Learn with EMEC, help is easy to find.

Abrasive waterjet delivers new potential

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Installing a massive double column MC

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by Jeff Reinert

Justifying high technology in the machine shop

Manufacturing an export strategy

by Tim Wilson

Opportunities abound if businesses can overcome challenges

What engineers found when they tore apart Tesla’s Model 3

Tesla's Model 3 boasts the best technology and motor of any electric vehicle, but a team of engineers in Detroit say there’s a major flaw in the car's design that's hurting Tesla's profit margins, according to Bloomberg Television.

Can Canada regain economic superstar status?

by Mary Scianna

When the International Monetary Fund cut its 2013 Canadian growth forecast to 1.5 per cent in April from an October
2012 estimate of 2 per cent, Canada abruptly fell to last place among the Group of 20 countries outside Europe for economic growth.

Simulating Five

No matter how easy to operate, few would argue that five axis machining centres are more prone to tool and fixture interference than those limited to three axis work.

Magna CEO Don Walker on COVID-19 response

Magna International CEO Don Walker spoke to BNN about the company's strategy for dealing with COVID-19 and how he plans to get his company back to work safely, and how Magna will fit into the post-coronavirus supply chain.

10 very unusual vehicles

These ten out-there vehicles show what the future of personal transportation could look like.

Better Waterjet Cutting

by Tim Holcomb

6 tips to improve waterjet machine performance

Automatic robotized bending system

Prima Power’s automatic robotized bending system consists of the Panel Bender EBe, the eP press brake, and a seven axis anthropomorphous robot.

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