Modern Machine Shop

OCT 2018

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SHOP TALK MMS OCTOBER 2018 52 Industry News Celeritive's platform-independent toolpath gen- eration software for rough milling that works with any CAD or CAM system. Combined with the platform, manufacturers can use VoluMill to increase capacity, reduce costs and find new revenue opportunities via the free network. | Celeritive Technologies Inc. | 888-253-6701 | Marposs Acquires High-Accuracy Laser Micrometer Manufacturer Marposs has announced the acquisition of Aeroel srl (Pradamano, Italy), a designer and manu- facturer of high-accuracy laser micrometers and laser gages for non-contact diameter measure- ment and control. Main markets include the wire, appliance, aerospace, automotive and oleo- dynamics manufacturing industries in which the technologies are applied to assure dimensional consistency and product quality, helping to improve process efficiency while reducing scrap and labor. Marposs intends to integrate the Aeroel offering into its brand of measurement and inspection offerings, extending its market reach into new areas such as plastic extrusion of tubes, rods and cables, as well as copper-wire enamel coating. For the machining sector, the company offers automatic laser solutions suitable for measuring diameters, lengths, roundness, taper and runout of cylindrical sections of turned or ground cylin- drical components such as motor shafts, hard metal blanks, drill bits and cutting tools. Suitable for online or off line applications, the products are typ- ically merged into an automated solution by machine manufacturers or system integrators. Solutions are available for online and benchtop diameter-measurement systems for machined products. | Marposs Corp. 248-370-0404

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