FEATURED ARTICLESin Machine Tools, CNC & DNC
Industrial Automation in China
By Georg Stieler, Stieler Technologie
The Chinese market for Industrial Automation is growing much faster than other sectors of the Chinese...
Collaborative Robots Transform Industry
By Bill Lydon, Editor
I am convinced that collaborative robots are the highest impact automation development to improve manufacturing since the...
Robot use increases more than 27% in 2014
By Bill Lydon, Editor
According to IFR, more than 220,000 robots were sold globally in 2014. The automotive industry is still the strongest,...
Building Safety into Metal Forming Machines
By Steve Aamodt, SICK
To help prevent injuries and increase productivity for end users, machine builders are incorporating safety into the design...
NEWSin Machine Tools, CNC & DNC
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- Manufacturing Technology Orders Down 7.9% in 2015
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- U.S. Cutting Tool Consumption Down 4.6% in April
- NC Market grew 7.3% in 2014
- March Manufacturing Technology Orders Up From February
- Okuma America names Brittany Russell Training Program Manager
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PRODUCT NEWSin Machine Tools, CNC & DNC
Siemens releases Run MyRobot interface
Robots from different manufacturers can be connected to machines fitted with Sinumerik 828D CNC controllers using the Run MyRobot/EasyConnect...
Fives Giddings & Lewis introduces V Series turning centers
Six models, with table sizes ranging from 800 mm to 2500 mm, have a hydrostatic ram that adds rigidity for heavy cutting and produce less friction...
B&R adds library of PLCopen function press safety blocks
The SafeDESIGNER library for press applications now includes a complete set of the function blocks specified in PLCopen part 4.
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WHITE PAPERSin Machine Tools, CNC & DNC
Paper describes machine tool apps and the 29 apps available in Okuma’s App Store, ranging from CAD/CAM software, measurement and gaging...
Advanced Machine & Tool of Fort Wayne, Indiana upgraded its old electrical CAD software because an important auto industry customer required EPLAN...
White paper describes Okuma's Super-NURBS programming functionality that meets high-accuracy finish requirements while speeding up cycle...
CASE STUDIESin Machine Tools, CNC & DNC
Salvagnini is using distributed servo amplifiers for positioning, instead of keeping drives installed centrally in the control cabinet.
Siemens Sinumerik CNCs, Simotics motors and Sinamics drives were installed at each lathe, with Simatic PLC and HMI as the master of the entire line.
OpTek Systems has installed non-contact confocal chromatic sensors from Micro-Epsilon on a number of its laser processing machines to measure the...
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