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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Expert Q&A: The State of Industrial Automation

Automation, robots, they’re all the buzz these days. As we pack more computing and sensing power in smaller devices and service robots become more practical these concepts find their way further and further into pop culture and our day-to-day lives. Industry has long been the proving ground for the automation and robotics we see everywhere […]

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Service Dept Improves Call Center with New Options

By Tom Wyatt, HEIDENHAIN As you can imagine, supporting nine brands and a dozen product groups is an extremely challenging proposition. Fact, the HEIDENHAIN brand alone has products still in the field that are older than the majority of our workforce! These folks in Service get it done daily and all of HC are proud […]

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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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New Leine Linde M500 For Challenging Environments

Schaumburg, IL  (February 2022) – With innovative new features designed into the already-robust line of Leine Linde rotary encoders, the new M500 encoders are now making their debut. These bearingless inductive encoders promise machine manufactures and owners the best possible life expectancy on the market, as well as increased motion control performance in extreme environments […]

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ESR Strain Sensor Can Help Prevent Structural Disasters

Schaumburg, IL  (February 2022) – Developed to help prevent civil disasters and save lives, HEIDENHAIN’s ESR digital strain sensor is available to monitor the structural health on structures, such as on bridges and buildings, in order to provide preventative maintenance information.  With a renewed emphasis on improving the national infrastructure, this digital ESR strain sensor […]

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New ETEL RTMB+ Rotary Tables

SAN JOSE, CA (January 2022) – With the expansion of its line of RTMB high precision indexing tables, ETEL now offers the new RTMB+, enabling large-diameter manufacturing applications that require higher torque than previously provided. This is achieved through an expansion to four new table size options, and two new diameters with two heights per. […]

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