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NPL Huddersfield benefits from Hexagon Metrology equipment

Hexagon Metrology has supplied equipment to the UK’s National Measurement Institute to help British industry develop new products and advanced manufacturing processes.

The measurement solutions provider has supplied a range of equipment to the National Physical Laboratory based at Huddersfield University to support its projects with businesses in the Yorkshire and Humber area.NPL Huddersfield has added a pair ...
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Lantek 2015 released

Lantek has introduced its 2015 suite of software products. Newly developed features are said to enable more accurate time calculations and increased ...  Read More

RS3 upgrade package available for Hexagon’s Romer Absolute Arm

Hexagon Metrology has released RS3, an upgrade package that is designed to deliver a performance improvement to the Romer Absolute Arm with ...  Read More

Kyocera releases TN620 and PV720 cermet grades

TN620 and PV720 cermet grades for steel processing offer 50% better abrasion resistance and fracture resistance than do conventional grades used as ...  Read More

ITC’s Cyber 3091 milling cutters suit aluminium

The Cyber series of 3091 3-flute radius tools for aluminium machining has been released by Industrial Tooling Corporation (ITC).  Read More

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Changing the game, again

Andrew Allcock heard how Seco Tools has bettered the performance of its Duratomic inserts, introducing its largest insert launch ever in what the ...  Read More

Taiwan's Fair Friend Group snaps up Swiss firm Pfiffner

Having acquired German machine tool brands VDF Boehringer, Hessapp, Hüller Hille, Honsberg, Modul and Witzig & Frank in 2013, Taiwan's Fair Friend ...  Read More

Standard system for automated loading of CNC lathes and machining centres

Turn-Assist and Mill-Assist, available from Hydrafeed, support automated loading of CNC lathes and machining centres.  Read More

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A brave new face

A new kind of machine tool control is emerging. With a look and feel borrowed from smartphones, it aims to offer a simplified interface, particularly for the next generation of machinists. Will Dalrymple reports

Machine tool controls have a new look. In DMG Mori's CELOS, Mazak's Smooth Technology, Okuma's OSP Suite and Siemens's Sinumerik Operate (planned for launch at the EMO exhibition in October), G-code readouts have been banished to sub-menus and replaced by a new dashboard-type interface on a ...
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