13 May 2017

Renishaw’s Void Scanner is a cavity monitoring system that is used in mining and civil engineering industries to produce accurate 3D laser scans of voids where access is limited, dangerous or prohibited.

12 May 2017

The GlobalMax abrasive waterjet system from Omax will measure 3,100 mm by 1645 mm with a 3,050 mm by 1,530 mm cutting bed size. The system has closed loop, brushless servo motors, as well as anodised drive system components.

10 May 2017

Okuma’s MA-12500HW horizontal machining is suitable for large-part aerospace machining. The machine’s maximum load capacity is 5,000 kg. The W axis has a maximum tool length of 1,100 mm. Both the standard 50-taper, 6,000-rpm, 60/50-hp spindle; a 12,000-rpm wide-range spindle or a 4,500-rpm heavy-duty spindle are available.

08 May 2017

Iscar introduces three new chipformers: The R3P, M3P and F3P. All three chipformers has a reinforced cutting edge with positive rake angles for smooth cutting and reduced cutting forces.

05 May 2017

The KastoMicut series of band saws have a cutting range of 260 mm for round stock and 310 by 260 mm for flat stock. Mitre cuts are possible from -45 to +60 degrees. The mitre angle is continuously adjustable, as is the cutting speed, which can be set from 20 to 120 m per minute. A torsionally rigid, vibration-damped cast iron frame provides support for the saw blade.

03 May 2017

Hypertherm’s FlushCut consumables are compatible with Powermax105 and 125 systems, and has an angled nozzle bore that delivers the plasma arc at a 45-degree angle.

01 May 2017

The first release of Hexagon’s PC-DMIS 2017 measurement software has several new features. Basic scanning operations are extended to QuickMeasure tools, while a new measurement strategy for AutoFeature Plane enables discrete point selection. QuickFeature selection is also now available in the Live View on optical CMMs.

28 April 2017

The CLX 350 has a footprint of less than 5 m sq, and machines bar material of 51 mm in diameter, with 65 mm diameter also available as an option.

26 April 2017

Hardinge’s Conquest H51 lathe has a 20 hp, 5,000 rpm A2-6inch main spindle with a 5 cm bar and 20 cm chuck capacity. It offers a generous maximum turning diameter of 310 mm and a maximum turning length of 65 mm.

24 April 2017

The M140X2 from Brother is a compact multi-tasking machine, equipped with turning and tilt axes, enabling turning and machining processes through one-time chucking.

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