The Makino Professional 5 control with Super Geometric Intelligence (SGI.4) software ensures fast production rates, the company says. It is developed specifically for high-feed, tight-tolerance machining of 3D contoured shapes involving continuous, tiny blocks of NC data.
Editor PickNew Workholding Setup, Machining Orientation Enable Lights-Out Production
For Idex Health and Science, manufacturing glass components was time-consuming on a VMC. Switching to an HMC with a Cluster Tower vise with DoveLock jaws from Kurt Manufacturing enabled more stable, lights-out machining.