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Citizen 40th anniversary Open House delivers 1.4 million reasons to celebrate

Celebrating its 40th year in the UK, Citizen Machinery UK took orders for 12 machines at an Open House event in October.

The sales took in CNC sliding-head and fixed-head turn-mill centres worth over £1.4 million, which, says the company, will make a significant contribution to achieving the £40 million order book target for 2014. The machines were valued between £55,000 and £300,000 each. Says managing ...
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Powerpull bar puller from Thame boosts efficiency

The Powerpull bar puller from Thame Workholding is designed to increase turning efficiency at any workshop using CNC or automatic lathes with a ...  Read More

Tornos Swiss GT 26 sliding head supersedes Gamma range

Following six years on the market, the Tornos Gamma is giving way to the Swiss GT 26. Although the Swiss GT 26 uses the same kinematics as its ...  Read More

Etalon LaserTracer-NG available from Mantech

Etalon's LaserTracer-NG self-tracking laser interferometer is developed specifically for the sub-micron geometric analysis, monitoring and accuracy ...  Read More

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Kennametal and Haimer develop most rigid and precise modular tooling interface

Kennametal Inc and Haimer GmbH have partnered to develop a new interface for modular cutting tool systems.  Read More

B-series spot welding robot unveiled by Kawasaki

Kawasaki Robotics has introduced its latest spot welding robot range, which is designed to meet the market demand for faster welding speeds. The ...  Read More

True-to-detail 3D simulation offered by Heidenhain TNC 640 v4

True-to-detail 3D simulation graphics are a feature of the uprated (version 4) TNC 640 mill-turn CNC functionality available from Heidenhain (GB). By ...  Read More

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Cloudy outlook promises benefits

Andrew Allcock investigates the emergence of 'cloud' solutions for CNC programming and cutting tool data provision. Within the last year, there have been very many developments, he discovers (extended version)

Cloud computing – it's probably something many are already using in their personal lives, courtesy of Google or Microsoft. The storage of data or the use of online-hosted software applications are two common services. But now cloud services are linked with NC programming and the provision of ...
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