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The line of “Heavy Metal” CNC machining centers from Mitsui Seiki (Franklin Lakes, NJ) are the result of decades of experience and R&D in titanium and nickel alloy airframe and aerospace engine component manufacturing.
HV machines from Mitsubishi Laser (Wood Dale, IL) make up the advanced hybrid series with an open table that provides excellent operability and easy maintenance.
MAG Cincinnati clears the table and collects all the chips in high-value aluminum machining with the HyperMach H4000, the industry’s highest output 5-axis horizontal machining center for clean, contained cutting of parts up to 2 m x 4 m.
GF AgieCharmilles (Lincolnshire, IL) has announced the debut of the CUT 20, an innovative wire-cutting EDM that combines outstanding performance with remarkable ease of use. The CUT 20 handles wire diameters from .15 mm to .30 mm with ease and offers the flexibility to satisfy the requirements of the most rigorous applications.
Hardinge Inc. (Elmira, NY) expanded its line of turning centers with the GS 150, GS 200, GS 200/66 and GS 250 machines.
Mitsui Seiki (Franklin Lakes, NJ) has launched the VLD-300, a small, vertical, Nd:YAG laser drilling machine for 12 in cube parts (300 mm x 300 mm x 300 mm in X-, Y-, Z-axes). This machine was developed collaboratively with several aerospace engine component manufacturers who expressed a need for a higher-speed and more accurate laser-drilling machine than what was currently available on the market.
The VMC 6535-40T from MAG Fadal (Chatsworth, CA) is a robust, economical vertical machining center with a work table size of 75 in (1,905 mm) x 35 in (889 mm) that provides broad flexibility in terms of workpiece size and multiple-part setups. The machine delivers high material removal rates and reduced part cycle times while holding ±.0002 in axis positioning accuracy.
OMAX (Kent, WA) presents the FABRICATOR JetCutting Center, a large format abrasive waterjet system that demonstrates how the latest waterjet innovations can benefit those working with tile and stone. The versatile FABRICATOR JetCutting Center supports large format cutting in stone fabrication shops.
Bringing highest laser cutting productivity to a vast range of flat stock applications, the Cincinnati CL-850 laser cutting center makes fast work of thick and thin material with a powerful 5,000 W GE Fanuc laser resonator, advanced cutting head, innovative optics and third-generation linear-motor-drive system.
Vertical machining center producer MAG Fadal (Chatsworth, CA) announced that their FX series of machines will be available with the new Infimatic Freedom NC200?, a digital control designed specifically for metal-cutting machine tool applications, with three highly-intuitive navigation choices. The control is compatible with standard G-codes as well as part programs that have been created for Fadal CNC controls.
CENTRIC International, Inc. (Chicago, IL) announces the release of Top-Turn S50 Series Slant Bed CNC Lathes to the Americas. The S50 Series lathes offer a 12 in chuck, a 25 in (367 mm) center height, a 50 in (1,275 mm) swing over bed, and travels of 26 in (622 mm) in X-axis and 78 in (1 m) to 236 in (6 m) in Z-axis.
The newest innovation in GF AgieCharmilles’ (Lincolnshire, IL) extensive range of diesinking EDM machines is the FORM 20/30, a cost-effective solution that combines ease of use with exceptional performance. Offering consistent reliability, the FORM 20/30 ensures high rigidity, good interference and reduced setup times.
Combilift and Author Join Forces on New Kids’ Book
Award-winning Combilift and award-winning author, Emer Conlon, have produced a children’s storybook that features forklift heroes and teaches important values. The ‘combi-nation’ has the added benefit of educating young kids and their parents about the company’s equipment and the material handling industry.
ARCH Cutting Tools Takes Top Place in ANCA Competition
A complex, multifunctional tool measuring an inch in diameter with a long functional cutting length, the ARCH tool checked every box to win the prestigious ANCA Tool of the Year 2020.