Harnessing the Power of CNC Software for Plasma Cutting

What if you could get real time orchestration between the power source, the accessories connected to it and all of the other key elements of your cutting system? 
Software: Articles

From Days to Minutes

The advanced 3D simulator provides realistic real-time visualization of the tube bending process to help designers create production-ready control programs. (first view)
To dramatically shorten design-to-manufacture time, this advanced 3D simulator unveils powerful real-time visualization with collision detection that speeds tube bending program development so that shops can optimize their computer-controlled bending machines.

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Software: Industry News

MTI Systems Hits Milestone

The cost estimating software developer licenses their 1,600th system in 32 years of business.

Epicor Joins MESA as Sponsor

The MES supplier is now a Gold Keystone Sponsor of the association. 

Global Shop Solutions Software Surpasses 1,000 Free Custom Apps

With it's main strength in customization, the supplier of ERP software has created a system where free applications stored in the “ARC Store" help manufacturers cut costs while saving time.


Software: Products

Parts Leveler Control Makes Novice Users into Experts

The new control accesses all of the leveler's functions with simple icons, much like a smartphone screen. By entering basic information on the workpiece, the control calculates Optimal Leveling Parameters for the first part. These parameters can be fine tuned by the operator and saved as a part program for future use. The control can store up to 1,024 part programs, including two-way leveling, reverse operation and series leveling. 
The new control for the FlatMaster parts leveler from ARKU allows anyone to produce dead-flat, stress free metal parts with simple icons similar to a smartphone screen.

Cloud ERP for the Small Job Shop

A completely integrated cloud solution, Exact Online JobBOSS features anywhere, anytime access through a web browser to quotes, manufacturing processes, customer information and business financials that help shops increase operational efficiency, on time delivery, customer loyalty and profits.
Exact Online JobBOSS is ideal for make-to-order, make-to-stock, mixed mode and assemble-to-order metal fabricators, job shops and machine builders.

Cloud Software Makes Small Shops More Efficient and Profitable

Chad Dillaman, Dillaman Mold & Manufacturing  “We were immediately impressed with how easily we were able to consolidate and manage operations under one system. It’s so easy to use yet it provides such valuable insights into how we run our business that it more than pays for itself.”
Affordable software Exact Online integrates automatically with Quickbooks to consolidate and manage operations under one system, giving small manufacturers and wholesale distributors the competitive efficiency and visibility they need.