Interface Diversity Standardizes Drives

Moving machine applications require highly specific encoders capable of fulfilling a wide variety of requirements. Accuracy and reliability aren’t the only ones.

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Batch Process Manager Intelligently Plans Production Flow

HEIDENHAIN’s TNC 640 control has a powerful new function for pallet management and the serial production of machined workpieces: Batch Process Manager.

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New QUADRA-CHEK 2000: Reliable 2-D Measurement

Introducing the new QUADRA-CHEK 2000 evaluation unit for use with everyday measuring and metrology tasks in parts inspection applications.

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ACU-RITE Manufacturing Successfully Moves to Illinois

ACU-RITE manufacturing has moved to larger facilities at the North American headquarters of its parent-company HEIDENHAIN in Schaumburg, IL.

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ETEL TMB+ Torque Motor with Integrated Cooling System

Building a torque motor into a machine is now easier than ever using ETEL’s popular TMB+ torque motor with pre-integrated closed cooling jacket.

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Encoders for CNC machining applications

Few mechanical systems depend on a combination of speed, accuracy and repeatability more than the modern machine tool—especially in the age of multi-axis, CNC machinery and small-part, small-production runs. A metalworking operation is only as strong as its weakest link; one scrapped part not only inflicts added material costs, but also often affects the productivity […]

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The 6 latest trends in direct drive motor technology

Despite the maturity of the machine tool industry, allowing for many advancements in engineering design over the span of decades, a machine is still limited by what the builder is able to implement.  One of the most important choices builders make in the development stages of a machining platform is which type of motor to use.

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See Motion Control Components at Automate 2019

From April 8-11, visit HEIDENHAIN’s Automate 2019 booth (#8346) at Chicago’s McCormick Place, showcasing multiple motion control component brands.

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New video illustrates breakthrough in lab automation design

Achieving the high throughput and extraordinary accuracy necessary for lab automation—liquid handling, DNA sequencing and sample analysis to name a few—is extremely challenging. But now, a groundbreaking partnership between HEIDENHAIN, ETEL and IMT are changing lab automation design forever.

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