The Flexium 8 CNC kernel is a costeffective control module for small to medium machine tools that require coordinated movement of up to five axes
Once the finished bearing races have been automatically measured the hardturned components are engraved and then placed in shipping containers by the robot
The MSR TwinDrive was redesigned for performance and appearance ldquoas required for hightech machinetool component designrdquo according to Redex Itrsquos supplied as a selfcontained subassembly ready to be implemented Depending on machine arrangement the machine tool OEM can use a bevel box as an option
Automated Turning at Conroe Machine
Many new end user functions are available with the TNC 620 such as the new DXF converter that allows the user to open DXF files directly on the TNC in order to extract contours point patterns or machining positions
A reengineered machine targeted at centerless grinding applications in the aerospace industry produced with the aid of NUM CNC hardware and software
The highend plumbing fixture manufacturer needed robot arm that could be positioned for multiple tasks and work with people and no safety cages It was impressed with its own immediate productivity increase
ABB sees solar energy as part of the longterm strategy for its powermanagement systems business and said adding PowerOnersquos solar inverter capabilities will give it ldquothe scale to compete successfullyrdquo in that global market
Siemens has deployed its CNC motor and drive packages on vintage machine tools delivering effective performance improvements often at a price comparable to a machinersquos original cost
The Industry 40 initiative assumes a role for humans in manufacturing hellip humans outfitted with ldquosmartrdquo devices that will be used to direct process control in real time