Modern Machine Shop

OCT 2017

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136 MMS October 2017 SYSTEMS AND SOFTWARE Rethink Downtime: Leverage Our Proven Solution Free Trial at Call Toll-Free (877) 611-5825 MFG Systems Integrator Since 1998 Find us on: As low as $45 per month! REASONS TO INVEST IN MACHINE MONITORING: • Drives improvement based on real-time data • Real-time alerts help improve machine utilization • Collects downtime & machine trends in order to increase OEE • Monitor any equipment on your manufacturing shop floor For more information about systems and software, go to and control the intensity of vibrations on the grinding wheel, compensating for imbalance and helping to improve the surface finish and geometry of the par ts being ground. It is also said to optimize machining cycle times. The system is available in rack, stand-alone and remote panel so that it can be installed outside of the machine tool or integrated in the operator panel. It has a 4.3" touchscreen and comes with a tool that can back up data, restore operations and act as the human-machine inter face if the system is used with a PC instead of a panel. Other features available include a multi-level login function for secure data and settings man- agement, and a self-diagnostic function to quicken troubleshooting. T h e P1d W B i s d e s i g n e d to u p g r a d e o l d - generation, in-process and pre/post-process amplifiers. According to the company, replacing an E78 or E82 with the new system enables users to meet international environmental and safety standards as well as reduce maintenance costs through warranty coverage. Users do not need to modify the control logic to install it, as it is sup- plied with an accessories kit for a plug-and-play replacement procedure. Marposs Corp., call 248-370-0404 or visit

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