An investment of around £40,000

An investment of around £40,000 in new of equipment, and the appropriate staff training, is already showing a return after just five months for Newton Abbot based, Westcountry Cases.  The Company, who manufacture a wide range of packing cases for industry and one-off applications, installed a new CNC Router at the end of January, which … Read more

Computer-aided part programming

CNCMASTER MAX® (CNC Milling Machine) cnc max

Manual part programming Computer-aided part programming, The term manual part programming refers to the production of part programs directly in part program codes. It is still the most widely used technique for the production of part programs. To accomplish manual part programming successfully, specialist skills and knowledge are required by the part program­mer. These include: … Read more

TO ROUT OR NOT TO ROUT

Routers Up Close DEFINITION Noun.  A CNC Router machine is a power tool that has a shaped rotating cutter for making grooves, shapes, decorative mouldings and carvings. The CNC Router will have a set table surface. The tool travels across this area in and X Y Z directions.  The tool will travel to the area … Read more

10 Best CNC Machines 2019 – CncMachineBlog

1.BobsCNC E3 CNC Router Engraver Kit with DeWalt DW660 Router (450mm x 390mm x 85mm) 2.MYSWEETY CNC Machine, DIY CNC Router Kits 1610 GRBL Control Wood Carving Milling Engraving Machine (Working Area 16x10x4.5cm, 3 Axis, 110V-240V) 3.DIY CNC Router Kits 2418 GRBL Control 3 Axis Plastic Acrylic PCB PVC Wood Carving Milling Engraving Machine 4.CNC … Read more

Laser system profiles 4m by 2m sheets accurately

A hybrid-style CO2 laser cutting system for cutting and profiling sheets up to 4m x 2m has a highly rigid, high-precision drive system, which provides precise motion and position control LVD Company has introduced the Orion 4020 as an expansion to its Orion Series Laser Cutting Systems. The hybrid-style CO2 laser cutting system is engineered … Read more

High-precision laser cuts more productively

Claimed to be the smallest and lightest CO2 laser on the market, a 4kW model with improved beam quality and stability, can cut sheet metals up to 25mm thick Fanuc GE has introduced a 4kW laser source with enhanced processing performance. TClaimed to be the smallest and lightest CO2 laser on the market, it offers … Read more

What is computer numerical control?

WHAT IS COMPUTER NUMERICAL CONTROL? Computer Numerical Control (CNC) retains the fundamental concepts of NC but utilizes a dedicated stored-program computer within the machine control unit. CNC is mostly the result of technological progress in microelectronics (the miniaturization of electronic components and circuitry), rather than any radical departure in the concept of CNC. CNC attempts … Read more

VOORTMAN V600 | Beam Drilling

The Voortman V600 beam drilling computer has one horizontal drilling unit and is extremely suitable for structural metal fabricators with a limited flooring space. The V600 is particularly designed for profile drilling, thread tapping, countersinking and core point marking. It consists of a drilling desk and a drilling cabin, which moves horizontally along the office. … Read more

NEMA34 CNC 4-Axis Kit (72V/20A/1200 oz-in/G201X)

NEMA34 CNC 4-Axis Kit (72V/20A/1200 oz-in/G201X) Product Description NEMA34 1200 oz-in Steppper Motors 4 Axis CNC Kit: (4) PCS Geckodriver G201X, 24- 80VDC, 7.0A Bipolar Driver (4) PCS NEMA 34-1200 oz-in Stepper Motors (1) PCS KL-7220, 72V(No load), Max 20A,Unregulated Power Supply, 110V/220V (1) PCS C10 Breakout board, E-Stop or Limit Switch can be wired, you … Read more