Machine Controls and Touch Probes

Hard-to-machine materials. Complex geometries. Employee training challenges. The realities of today’s manufacturing floor require keen attention to constant process improvement. HEIDENHAIN CNC machine controls and touch probes offer a proven solution—with technologies that improve part quality, shop-floor efficiency and return on investment. For more than 30 years, we’ve perfected the delicate balance of cutting-edge innovation and universal compatibility. Contact us today, and see what precision control can do for your business.

Why HEIDENHAIN CNC controls?

  • Easy-to-use machine interface with simple ways to create programs with and without CAM
  • Fastest control for milling and turning with highest possible accuracy
  • Most innovate solutions for automated production and complicated machining applications
  • High compatibility and connectivity among HEIDENHAIN controls

Why HEIDENHAIN touch probes?

  • Optical trigger mechanism prevents wear of probe components
  • Many probing applications: Milling, turning, grinding, transfer lines, robots and high accuracy tasks
  • Innovate probe features: Hybrid infrared/radio mode, workpiece cleaning, smart standby and a patented collision adapter
  • Easy mechanical adjustment for runout, in addition to calibration cycles on CNC controls

Learn how to combat common machining challenges with advanced control technologies

At HEIDENHAIN, we understand today's complex machining challenges and ambitious production schedules. That's why we design our CNC machine tool control functionalities to solve these issues.
 
dynamic efficiency

Our Dynamic Efficiency functionalities allow high material removal rates and extended machine and tool life in roughing of especially hard-to-cut materials when chatter and high loads are present.

dynamic efficiency

Our Dynamic Precision technologies enable better accuracy in acceleration and deceleration phases by dynamically adjusting the controller parameters depending on the machine’s age, load or machining position.

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