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Free App Displays Scheduled Maintenance Reminders

Okuma America Corporation now offers an app designed to maximize productivity by displaying scheduled maintenance and inspection reminders on the user's THINC-OSP control. Developed by Okuma's Applica...

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New Machine Models for a Wider Range of Workpieces

Dörries Scharmann Technology GmbH (DST), a subsidiary of the Swiss-based Starrag Group, offers two new models for its ECOSPEED range, the ECOSPEED 20210 and ECOSPEED F 1040. The ECOSPEED range is...

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New User Experience for Enterprise Resource Planning Software

Global Shop Solutions has announced the release of Version 2014.1 of its Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software. The release offers new features and screens as well as enhanced customization and ...

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High Speed Laser Marking, Small Workspace

Trotec Laser has launched the ProMarker 300 and SpeedMarker 300 compact desktop workstations that are designed for economic, high volume marking of small to mid-sized items. "The ProMarker 300 comb...

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Preventive Maintenance Program for Plasma Systems

Hypertherm offers a preventive maintenance program designed to help its customers maximize the performance and life of their Hypertherm HyPerformance plasma cutting systems. "Just as most cars requ...

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Complimentary Remote Connectivity for Presses

To help eliminate unplanned downtime for Beckwood machine owners, Beckwood Press Company has announced the inclusion of a remote connectivity system designed to offer complimentary off-site, factory p...

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Software Package Provides Process Scheduling, Monitoring Functions

The BySoft 7 CAD/CAM software package for sheet metal processing supports both 2D and 3D CAD and provides the user with an array of process scheduling and monitoring functions. According to a company ...

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Process Monitoring and Adaptive Control

KOMET's BRINKHAUS ToolScope for automation in the machining industry independently monitors machine processes and can make adjustments for enhanced performance. It also features recording and storage ...

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App Allows Faster Product Search Through Sketch Drawing Function

The PARTcommunity 3D CAD models app by CADENAS is now available in the latest version 3.0.4. Besides other optimizations in function and design, the app now features a sketch search function. "Smar...

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Abtex Corp. Acquires Nihmble Technologies

Abtex Corp., a manufacturer of brush/machine deburring solutions for the manufacturing industry, has announced the acquisition of Nihmble Technologies, a Bloomfield, NY, company specializing in the de...

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Software Simplifies Complex Robotic Pick-and-Pack Systems

ABB Robotics has introduced the Robot Studio Picking PowerPac which combines two ABB software technologies - RobotStudio and PickMaster 3 - into a single bundle designed to simplify both the design an...

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Y-Axis Adds Off-Centerline Milling, Drilling, Tapping Capabilities

Fives brings off-centerline turning, drilling, milling and tapping capabilities to its Giddings & Lewis vertical turning centers with a new Y-axis attachment, which combines a C-axis head with table a...

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Metal 3D Printing for U.S. Air Force Repair Applications

Optomec has announced that the company has been awarded a major project from America Makes, the National Additive Manufacturing Innovation Institute. The "Re-Born in the USA" project will focus on adv...

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Modular Workstations

Bluco Corporation will be displaying its line of workstations to complement its existing modular fixturing products. "With the ability to quickly set datum locations within +/- .030" and repeat setups...

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Free App Displays Scheduled Maintenance Reminders

Okuma America Corporation now offers an app designed to maximize productivity by displaying scheduled maintenance and inspection reminders on the user's THINC-OSP control. Developed by Okuma's Applica...

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FANUC 31i-B CNC Offered on Automatic Lathes

The high-precision automatic production lathe INDEX C 100 is now available with the full featured FANUC 31iB control. According to INDEX Corporation, users can enjoy INDEX productivity and precision w...

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