Tag Archive for CNC machines

The surviving craftsmanship in machine tool production – hand scraping

Nowadays, when everything needs to be smart, digital and as fast as possible, conventional technologies like hand scraping can seem a bit old fashioned and unnecessary. But the truth is that this combination of art, science and craftsmanship can not be replaced by ultraprecision machining techniques performed by smart CNC machines.

Providing integrated management of tool information at the shop floor

FANUC CORPORATION and MachiningCloud announced their partnership to provide integrated management of tool information at the shop floor. MachiningCloud is a product data provider for cutting tools, CNC machines and workholding. FANUC CORPORATION is the developer of iHMI, Intelligent Human Machine Interface. FANUC iHMI is a user interface for consistent support of shop floor operation by providing the necessary functions for each process —“PLANNING”, “MACHINING” and “IMPROVEMENT”.

Lange CNC – from the first machine to a successful company

Despite what the text books and the business magazines might say, there’s no ‘right’ way to start a company. Some of those that eventually turn out to be successful have very humble beginnings, and no particular business plans to speak of.