ACU-RITE’s New Bluetooth droPWR to Debut

SCHAUMBURG, IL (August 2022) – Offering machinists a pioneering way to a new Bluetooth-enabled digital readout, HEIDENHAIN presents the highly anticipated ACU-RITE-brand droPWR. This new droPWR is a first-of-its-kind system to enable an iPad® tablet to become a digital readout (DRO), doing everything an ACU-RITE DRO can except without cables between tablet and machine tool! […]

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Linear Feedback Optimized for Machine Tools

SCHAUMBURG, IL (July 2022) – Specially optimized for feedback on machine tools is HEIDENHAIN’s latest generation of linear scales, the LCxx6 series. Designed with an optimized internal scanning system, this series is resistant to liquid contamination and is quickly becoming the industry standard for position measurement on machine-tool linear axes. As one of HEIDENHAIN’s most […]

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In-Process Touch Probes as Metrology Tools

Touch probes are now widely used in the machine tool world.  What is not always known are the advantages that some touch probes can provide as a metrology tool for in-process inspection within those same machine tools.  When used as such, the machinist can add a higher element of accuracy to the process, more functions […]

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IMTS Premiere of New TNC7

IMTS 2022  |  September 12-17  |  Chicago’s McCormick Place – South Hall  |  Booth #339449   SCHAUMBURG, IL (May 2022) – At IMTS 2022, HEIDENHAIN will be entering a new chapter in shop floor-centered manufacturing by unveiling the new TNC7 in North America (Booth #339449). This standard-setting CNC control supports users from initial design to […]

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PlantMonitor Aids Digital Manufacturing

Schaumburg, IL  (April 2022) – HEIDENHAIN’s new PlantMonitor is a digital solution to aid the manufacturing shop floor. Now available for companies interested in simultaneously monitoring and analyzing production data at multiple sites utilizing machine tools where at least one is equipped with a HEIDENHAIN TNC control/StateMonitor software combination per site, this new PlantMonitor can […]

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Stay Ahead of Your Competition with CNC Training Classes

HEIDENHAIN is offering both in-person and online 2022 CNC training classes for those interested in improving part quality, shop-floor efficiency and return on investment.  Classes using either TNC or ACU-RITE controls are available as summarized in the 2022 Training Calendar. HEIDENHAIN’s in-person class offering consists of nine different classes on multiple dates, held in the […]

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One Micro Step for M5, One Giant Leap for Healthcare

Investing in new 5-axis machine tools for micro-machining and meeting the needs of critical medical device manufacturers during the COVID-19 crisis pays off for a small job shop in Minnesota. Supported by HEIDENHAIN controls on KERN machine tools, M5 has been able to play an important role in the movement to wellness so desperately needed […]

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New AMO Speed Sensor Optimizes Main Spindle

SCHAUMBURG, IL (March 2022) — The new WMK 3010S rotational speed sensor from AMO is now available, and provides users of milling and turning machines a better option for operation of their main spindle. Besides providing speed data, the WMK 3010S also supports the capturing of operating status data of that spindle thus optimizing many […]

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Education Support Program For Manufacturing

SCHAUMBURG, IL (March 2022) – To assist in training the next generation of manufacturing professionals, HEIDENHAIN is offering a collection of educational services and products to meet the demands for today’s digitization of data in NC metalworking. This worldwide initiative called the HEIDENHAIN Education Support Program (HESP) promises to bring the latest advancements on the […]

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