New ECM 2400 Magnetic Ring Encoder

SCHAUMBURG, IL (April 2021) – For those needing contamination-resistant encoders with functional safety (FS) for machine feedback, HEIDENHAIN introduces an absolute modular magnetic angle encoder. This new ECM 2400 encoder supplements HEIDENHAIN’s portfolio of absolute angle encoders and is designed for machine tool applications that require a sturdy encoder with medium accuracy. The ECM 2400 […]

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Tamsen Maritim shipyard: fit & ready

Factory hall = Work envelope. This simple equation is probably the best way to describe the huge 5-axis portal milling machine at the Tamsen Maritim shipyard.

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2021 Training Calendar: HEIDENHAIN & ACU-RITE

Click 2021 Training Calendar image to open interactive PDF Technical qualification and continuing training are indispensable for achieving technological improvement and securing the future of a company and its employees. HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION and ACU-RITE in Schaumburg, IL, provide technical training covering installation and programming as well as general training for distributors and end-users. Included on […]

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2021 TNC Training Calendar Released

Click image to open interactive PDF Technical qualification and continuing training are indispensable for achieving technological improvement and securing the future of a company and its employees. HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION in Schaumburg, IL, provides technical training covering installation and programming as well as general training for distributors and end-users. Classes include engaging presentations and live machine […]

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New ACU-RITE Technology Education Center

SCHAUMBURG, IL (December 2020) – Continuing to emphasize its Customer First initiative during these uncertain times, HEIDENHAIN announces the opening of a new ACU-RITE Technology Education Center in the Chicago suburbs. This new ACU-RITE Technology Education Center (ATEC) is now open with the promise of providing special support to its North American customers and prospects […]

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IMTS Spark in Full Swing

This year’s IMTS event has moved to an exciting free online platform that not only includes exhibitor showrooms and opportunities to chat online directly with their experts, but view daily machining presentations from industry leaders, live product demos, networking opportunities and more. Opening this past September and running through March 15, 2021, IMTS Spark hosts […]

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When to retrofit a machine and how to choose the right control

With just about any CNC control, you can be certain you’ll be able to take code from a CAD CAM system and start machining with the push of just a few buttons. But what makes one control better than another? Needless to say, controls are not consumables. They’re not “one size fits all.” Retrofitting a […]

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Upgrades to ERA 4000 Modular Angle Encoders

SCHAUMBURG, IL (November 2020) – HEIDENHAIN announces several significant technical upgrades to the already successful ERA 4000 angle encoder series, thereby adding increased reliability and functionality upon a strong foundation. These bearingless encoders are used heavily in machines in the metrology, machine tool, semiconductor and robotic industries and have been for decades. With these upgrades, […]

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See HEIDENHAIN at IMTS Spark

Key motion control information available at this new online event   HEIDENHAIN is excited to announce its involvement in the new IMTS Spark, an online digital platform allowing visitors to research, find and gather the best information about manufacturing that today’s world has to offer. All the latest in leading motion control announcements that HEIDENHAIN […]

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