Products

Heckert HMCs from Starrag are productive yet affordable

15/01/2018

Starrag has introduced a range of what it describes as affordable yet highly productive Heckert 5-axis horizontal machining centres (HMCs) with rapid traverse rates up to 80 m/min. The machines – with designations H45, ...

Sick unveils deTem Core safety light curtains

15/01/2018

Based on the use of multiple light beams to safeguard areas surrounding hazardous machinery, Sick has developed its deTem Core family of safety light curtains for applications up to SIL3/PL ‘e’ (Type 4).

Seco’s Secomax CS300 inserts speed HRSA machining

15/01/2018

According to Seco Tools, the combination of its new Secomax CS300 ceramic inserts and RN/RP cutter bodies can increase productivity by up to 800% (in comparison with standard milling counterparts) when machining ...

Open Mind CAM module supports tyre mould machining

10/01/2018

​Open Mind Technologies has unveiled a tyre module for its hyperMILL CAM software suite. Purposely designed for the NC programming of tyre moulds, at the heart of the module is the tyre clock, where the tyre design is ...

Open Mind releases hyperMILL 2018.1

10/01/2018

CADCAM developer Open Mind has released version 2018.1 of its hyperMILL software suite. Among the latest functions to be added include ‘soft overlap’ blending enhancements, 3D optimised roughing for high feed cutters, ...

LVD’s CADMAN enhanced for smart manufacturing

10/01/2018

LVD has introduced the 8.5 version of its CADMAN programming and shop management software. The release includes enhancements for every CADMAN module and an improved dashboard for more intuitive use, thus extending the ...