Modern Machine Shop

NOV 2018

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SHOP TALK MMS NOVEMBER 2018 56 Industry News recently partnered with Okuma America Corp., joining the Partners in THINC collaboration. Open Mind's focus on CAM has led to technol- ogies designed to make it significantly easier for users to achieve quality, time and cost improve- ments. Open Mind's HyperMill software, for example, combines 2.5D, 3D, five-axis milling and turning strategies as well as specialty applica- tions in one interface. "We are looking forward to collaborating with Okuma and the members of Partners in THINC to bring the most advanced, integrated solutions to manufacturers," says Alan Levine, managing director for Open Mind Technologies USA Inc. "As we continually strive to keep our CAD/CAM solutions at the forefront of the industry, we welcome the opportunity to work together with other leading companies to enable customers to leverage our technology to meet and exceed their production needs." "Open Mind's globally-recognized, powerful five-axis and multi-function CAD/CAM solutions will strengthen and expand our technology port- folio to address the needs of the expanding addi- tive manufacturing seg- ment and much more," says Partners in THINC Director Wade Anderson. Okuma and Open Mind have collaborated on four- and five-axis projects for various Okuma machines includ- ing machining centers, multi-function mill-turn machines and hybrid technology, resulting in significant improvements in precision, reliability and quality for increased customer productivity. | Okuma America Corp. | 704-588-7000 | Open Mind Technologies USA Inc. | 888-516-1232 Seco Tools Partners with MachineMetrics Seco Tools is expanding its customer ser vice capabilities through a partnership with MachineMetrics. MachineMetrics' man- ufacturing analytics engine will provide Seco and its customers a tech- nological resource for their advancement into Industry 4.0. "Seco has always been committed to providing our customers with the 800.823.7284 | DRV I N D E X A B L E M A G I C D R I L L High Speed and High Efficiency Drilling The new DRV Magic Drill combines a CVD outside insert and a PVD inside insert to allow for high speed machining and excellent drilling precision. The Newly developed insert chipbreakers improve chip evacuation and the holder's thicker center core provides greater rigidity. Check it out: Drill depths from 2xD ~ 6xD

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