Category: CNC

Haas and Kuka – A versatile and powerful automated manufacturing solution

Haas and Kuka – A versatile and powerful automated manufacturing solution

| April 22, 2014

This video shows a great marriage of technologies with a Haas VF8 vertical machining center (VMC) and a Kuka robot.  The robot changes preloaded pallets from a holding and staging cell and places them in the VMC.  This not only allows for lights out manufacturing but it also increases the variety of  parts that can be produced.  Use of the robot […]

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DMG Mori has a game changer for rapid production!

DMG Mori has a game changer for rapid production!

| January 12, 2014

DMG Mori has create a hybrid (additive and subtractive) 3D laser sintering / 5 axis CNC machine.  This machine can “build” the raw blank of a part by laser sintering powdered metal into the rough form.  Basically it build up the part by spaying metal powder and melting in place with a high power laser […]

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