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Milling Machines

Republic Engineered Products' Capacity Increases to Benefit Wide Range of SBQ Customers

Precision sizing mill in New York boosts bar, coil capacity; Additional focus placed on 9.75 X 7.50" bloom production in Canton. CANTON, Ohio -- Republic Engineered Products, Inc., the nation's leading producer of special bar quality (SBQ) steel, today announced the new $20 million precision sizing mill and related equipment at its rolling operation in Blasdell (Lackawanna), N.Y., is fully...

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GF AgieCharmilles Demonstrating A Variety of Technologies at AeroDef Manufacturing 2011
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GF AgieCharmilles Demonstrating A Variety of Technologies at AeroDef Manufacturing 2011

Lincolnshire, Illinois, - GF AgieCharmilles will be demonstrating Wire EDM and 5-axis milling technologies in its booth, #1258, at AeroDef Manufacturing 2011. The company will also be conducting a session focusing on how advances in EDM technology provide cost benefits to aerospace manufacturers. AeroDef Manufacturing 2011 will take place on April 5 - 7 at the Anaheim Convention Center in...

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CNC Retrofit Brings Old Floor-Type Mill up to Modern Standards

Naperville, Illinois --- NUM's CNC technology has been used to bring the programming software and motion control system on an old floor-type horizontal boring mill originally manufactured by Gray up to state-of-the-art standards. The electrical upgrade was performed by the automation system integrator, MasterControls LLC Inc. (MCI), and was part of a complete mechanical rebuild of the mill by a...

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Cimatron, BFW to Showcase Blade Machining Capabilities

CimatronE will Program Live Cutting of Blades for the Aerospace and Civil Engineering Industries at IMTEX India GIVAT SHMUEL, Israel -- Cimatron Limited (Nasdaq: CIMT), a leading provider of integrated CAD/CAM solutions for mold, tool and die makers as well as manufacturers of discrete parts, announced that CimatronE will power a range of different milling machines at the IMTEX trade show in...

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Roland and MecSoft to Demonstrate Powerful New Design-to-Part Workflow at SolidWorks World 2011
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Roland and MecSoft to Demonstrate Powerful New Design-to-Part Workflow at SolidWorks World 2011

New Solution Integrates Roland's MDX Series Milling Machines with MecSoft's VisualMILL for SolidWorks CAM Software Irvine, Calif. - Roland DGA Corp. and MecSoft Corp. are teaming up at SolidWorks World 2011 to demonstrate a new design-to-part workflow for applications ranging from functional and snap-fit prototypes to nonferrous metal molds and biomedical solutions. The workflow combines...

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Hydratight Takes NASA to Great Heights
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Hydratight Takes NASA to Great Heights

HYDRATIGHT engineers have helped NASA's rocket launches fly straight and true. Machining services specialists at Hydratight were asked to help prepare launch facilities for NASA operations. Technicians were asked to undertake critical milling and boringwork to keep two giant launch pads precisely horizontal - to tolerances of no more than 0.015in across six mounting points. A laser system was...

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Mill/Turn Machining Center allows 6-sided processing of parts.
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Mill/Turn Machining Center allows 6-sided processing of parts.

Featuring dual spindles, MC 726/MT-2C allows 6-sided processing of parts in 2 independent operations in 5 axes. Each spindle on traveling column assembly supports independent swivel table, one of which acts with bar feeder mechanism. Workpieces are introduced to turning spindle then transitioned by conveyorized gripper assembly to milling indexer and fed to milling spindle before exiting work...

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Roland Partners with PTC and TechSoft to Demonstrate STEM Solutions at ACTE

Students can use the design software of their choice to design and manufacture products with Roland mills and cutters Irvine, Calif. - At next month's ACTE conference, Roland DGA Corp. (Booth #1013) will demonstrate its line-up of STEM education solutions featuring the company's advanced MDX milling machines and GX cutters, the TechSoft STEM Education Curriculum, and the Scalextric4schools...

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Haas Automation Milling Operations Automated with No Fixture Setup Needed Using Machining Cell Equipped with New Double-Acting HDM690 Kurt Hydraulic Vise

Oxnard, California: No one knows precision machining better than Haas Automation. As the largest CNC machine tool builder in the Western World, Haas naturally would implement only the most productive and highest quality processes in its own machining operations. Recently, Haas phased in an automated machining cell using a new model Kurt workholding setup with capacity to increase output by two to...

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GeniSYS 220CNC: Remarkable Performance, Great Results
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GeniSYS 220CNC: Remarkable Performance, Great Results

GLOBAL bolting and engineering solutions company Hydratight has won new admirers in Asia Pacific for its remarkable 3D mobile milling machine, the GeniSYS 220CNC. Hydratight saved major chemicals and manufacturing company, Huntsman, a considerable amount of time and money by using the computercontrolled, high-accuracy tool to repair a large reactor vessel flange in-situ. Hydratight Singapore was...

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