GF Machining Solutions
560 Bond St.
Lincolnshire, IL 60069 US
AgieCharmilles, Mikron Mill, System 3R, Liechti, Microlution, StepTec
A Message from GF Machining Solutions
As Seen In Modern Machine Shop
Mold Manufacturing Automation Leaves No Part Behind
The right mindset, the right five-axis technology and an intuitive approach to palletization help this mold shop extend automated control to the majority of its high-mix work.
Economical Clamping System Suits T-Slot, Grid-Pattern Tables
The System 3R Delphin Zero Point system from GF Machining Solutions is designed as an affordable clamping system for use during heavy milling operations on a variety of machine tools.
GF Machining Solutions Announces Three New U.S. Distributors
Ellison Technologies, D&R Machinery and Hartwig Inc. now serve GF customers throughout the Northwest and West.
Platform Offers Remote Machine Tool Analysis, Live Assistance
The rConnect central communications platform from GF Machining Solutions offers in-depth remote machine tool analysis.
GF Machining Solutions Names Canada Distributor
Machine Tool Systems will represent GF Machining Solutions in Canada effective July 16, 2016.
Wire EDM Series Supports Precision in Complex Parts
Introduced in North America by GF Machining Solutions, the AgieCharmilles Cut X series of Wire EDMs is designed for precision machining of complex parts in high-volume production runs.
June 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: EDM
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on electric discharge machines, or EDMs.
GF Machining Solutions to Acquire Micromachining Specialist Microlution
The move is part of GF’s expansion strategy to target industries such as aerospace and medical.
May 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Laser & Waterjet
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on machines for laser and waterjet cutting.
EDM’s HMI Makes Job Management Flexible
GF Machining Solutions offers the AgiesCharmilles Cut E 350, incorporating a range of technologies designed to increase flexibility and accelerate time to market for medical manufacturing.
Saving Energy Synergistically
Energy-saving systems serve as an example of a machine tool functioning as a cyber physical system in which control loops are self-monitoring and self-adapting.
Laser Texturing Machines Accommodate Micromachined Parts
GF Machining Solutions has expanded its line of laser texturing machines with the Laser P 400 three-axis and Laser P 400U five-axis machines, designed to provide easy, repeatable laser engraving, texturing and structuring for small parts, such as cutting tools, small inserts and micromachined workpieces.
Communication Platform Enables Machine Screen Sharing
GF Machining Solutions has introduced rConnect, a central communications platform for the company’s milling, EDM and laser texturing machines.
March 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Machining Centers
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on horizontal, vertical and five-axis machining centers.
GF Machining Solutions Collaborates on Community College’s Advanced Manufacturing Curriculum
The program uses GF’s Mikron HPM 450U five-axis machining center.
Multifunction Milling Center Performs Four-Axis Turning
GF Machining Solutions introduces the Mikron Mill P 800 U Simultaneous Turning (ST) which provides milling and turning in a single machine.
“Smart” Generator Technology Makes EDM Operation Intuitive
GF Machining Solutions offers four generator features that enable users to input desired burning results into the CNC, and let the system do the rest.
GF Machining Solutions Adds Eight Service Personnel
The additions include seven field service engineers and one refurbishment technician.
December 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Machining Centers
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on machining centers.
Machining Center for Die/Mold Ensures Thermal Stability
The HSM 500 MoldMaster (MM) machining center from GF Machining Solutions is designed to produce die/mold-related components, from 58-Rc steel mold cores to hot pressing dies to sinker-EDM electrodes for intricate mold cavities.