To offer a fast solution to US-based machine tool builders, system integrators and retrofitters, Siemens is stocking typical system packages that include the most frequently used Sinumerik 828D CNC, Sinamics drive, Simotics motor and accessories such as cables in its Elk Grove Village, IL, facility to ensure fast and efficient delivery in less than 10 business days.
Offered at a discount, the pre-defined packages allow for a simplified ordering process and a shortened lead-time. The program is subject to availability and delivery time will depend upon the Elk Grove stock availability. Only customers located in the U.S. with a physical mailing and delivery address are eligible for this program.
“Siemens is bringing the Sinumerik 828D to a highly competitive price point in the U.S. market. The 828D is a compact, panel-based CNC that offers machine tool builders very flexible machine design integration”, says John Meyer, marketing communications manager, Siemens Industry, Inc. “End-customers will benefit from our highly intuitive and easy-to-use ShopMill and ShopTurn graphical programming interfaces, which increase machine tool usability and shop-floor productivity.”
Seven pre-defined Sinumerik 828D packages cover the most typical standard milling and turning machines:
- 3+1 Milling with 6.5 Nm feed axes + 10 kW spindle
- 3+1 Milling with 12 Nm feed axes + 22 kW flange mount spindle
- 3+1 Milling with 12 Nm feed axes + 22 kW foot mount spindle
- Milling with three 12 Nm feed axes, No spindle with S120 Combi drive
- Milling with three 12 Nm feed axes, No spindle with S120 Booksize drive
- Turning with 3 6.5 Nm feed axes, No spindle with S120 Booksize drive
- Turning 2+1, 12 Nm feed axes, 10 kW spindle
U.S. Manufacturing Grows in September –– PMI Dips 0.6% to 55.4
The Institute for Supply Management reports that among the six biggest industries, food, beverage & tobacco remains the best-performing sector, with fabricated metal and chemical products growing strongly.
Crawford Co., Seaberg Industries Complete Purchase Agreement
As of Oct 2., Seaberg Industries, a manufacturer of metal fabricated and precision machined parts, components, and assemblies, will operate as part of Crawford Co.’s fabrication division.
Virtual Trade Show to Unveil Latest Mitutoyo Technologies
On Oct. 20-23, Mitutoyo America Corp., together with some of its U.S. Solution Centers, will combine live demos, education and interactive tools to engage customers and distributors. Titan Gilroy, CEO of the industrial and corporate education platform, Titans of CNC, kicks off the event.