Tag Archive for Computer-aided engineering

Mazak showcases four new VARIAXIS models at EMO 2013

The new VARIAXIS machines, which can be found in the multi-tasking 5-axis zone of Mazak’s stand, located in Hall 27 number C61, include the i-700 T complete with turning function and the UK-built VARIAXIS i-500 equipped with Siemens control. The VARIAXIS j-500 the j-600/5X machines will also feature prominently. The VARIAXIS i-700 T answers market…

Makino technologies, more options, more efficiency at EMO 2013

Our overriding priority is to working with our customers as partners. We help companies large and small to use their existing technologies in new and different ways. Together with our customers, we set out to exploit the full potential of the intelligent functions a Makino machine offers or implement new applications. We do this by…

New developments in understanding rotary axes performance

The new software for the highly successful XR20-W now allows it to be used to measure the rotary positioning accuracy of an axis on many configurations of five axis machine tools, where the XR20-W often cannot be mounted on the centre of rotation.  Together with Renishaw’s existing AxiSet™ Check-Up system, which provides machine users with…

CAM by OPEN MIND: hyperMILL® 2013

Wessling (Germany), 16 September 2013 – OPEN MIND Technologies AG, one of the leading CAD/CAM software developers, is releasing hyperMILL® 2013. The many improvements and extensions found in the new version of this popular CAM software solution provide even more efficient usage of modern NC machines and cutting tools. At the same time, the software further cuts…

Renishaw’s game-changing contact scanning system opens up completely new process control opportunities for high-value CNC machine tools

SPRINT blade application

The SPRINT system incorporates a new generation of on-machine scanning technology that will deliver a step-change in the benefits of process control, enabling fast and accurate form and profile data capture from both prismatic and complex 3D components. Drawing on Renishaw’s partnerships with major businesses in key industrial sectors, the SPRINT machine tool scanning system…

21 Reasons to make manufacturing better with Mazak at EMO 2013

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From its range of over 230 models, the company will exhibit a wide selection of CNC turning centres, vertical and horizontal machining centres, multi-tasking machines and laser cutting machines. The combination of laser and metal cutting machine tools means Mazak customers are able to access cutting technology for diverse solutions in solid, sheet and profile…

Mazak to offer Siemens control option

INTEGREX e-500H II

Siemens SINUMERIK 840D sl is being made available across a select number of Mazak machines in the VARIAXIS, VTC 800 series and eH multi-tasking machine ranges. Three new models equipped with Siemens SINUMERIK 840D sl CNC can be viewed on the Mazak stand, number C61 in Hall 27, during EMO 2013. The VTC 800/30SDR is a…

New system allows multiple tool setting and inspection probes on CNC machine tools

The new RMI-Q radio transmission interface allows up to four separate tool setting or spindle-probes with radio transmission to be operated on the same CNC machine, making it an excellent choice for fitment onto CNC machining centres, or machines with rotary tables or twin pallets. RMI-Q is easily integrated on a wide range of machining…