Anca's AIMS Enables Modular Automation Capability


The Anca Integrated Manufacturing System is a modular automation approach for tool production that reduces downtime, streamlines handling and enables lights-out manufacturing.

Sodick Proprietary Linear Drives Maximize Machine Accuracy


Sodick’s K4HL CNC small hole drilling machine and AL G series die-sinker EDMs feature the company’s proprietary rigid linear motor drives for increased accuracy.

Datanomix Debuts Fusion GEMBA Functionality


Datanomix has launched its Fusion GEMBA product, which automatically gathers data from company ERP systems to produce a real-time GEMBA board.

ATI QC-7 Robotic Tool Changer Features Wide Interoperability


ATI Industrial Automation’s QC-7 Robotic Tool Changer offers a wide variety of configuration and compatibility options.

Walter Increases Strength and Teeth of Xtra-Tec XT M5130


Walter has revised its Xtra-Tec XT M5130 shoulder milling cutter, increasing its productivity with more teeth, an enhanced clearance angle and a new insert-mounting position.

Starrag Bumotec Enables Single Set-Up Medical Manufacturing


Starrag’s Bumotec s181 and s191 machining centers have given Shanghai Medical Instruments the manufacturing flexibility and speed to maintain a 50% market share in China for medical instruments.

Compact Milling Center from Trak Opens Possibilities


The VMC2 from Trak Machine Tools is full-featured milling center with a compact footprint. 

Dormer Pramet HX Jobber Drills Boost Efficiency and Rigidity


Dormer Pramet's HX high-speed steel jobber drills feature a combination of substrate and drill angle that reduces thrust requirements and increases rigidity.

SMW TX Series Chucks Operate Six Months Without Lubrication


SMW Autoblock TX Series three-jaw pull-down chucks features a symmetrical master-jaw design that promotes a long lifetime and consistent part quality.

LiDAR Technology Coming to Factory Systems


Industrial sensor company Sick AG and automotive sensor company IBEO Automotive Systems GmbH have partnered to create an industrial, solid-state LiDAR solution.