Modern Machine Shop

OCT 2017

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Page 143 of 188 October 2017 MMS 141 SYSTEMS AND SOFTWARE data reuse utility and access the latest 3D data. Modeling interactions are designed to be user- friendly. Users can display independent objects with the Show Only option, saving time in finding, showing, and hiding objects and components. Variables can be locked or hidden, so users can drag and drop to reorder them. Inch DME mold bases and general standard par ts are designed to of fer flexibility to mold- makers. General fea- t u r e s i n t h e l i b r a r y enable users to measure distance on the form, retain the last param- eters and reuse them in the next operation. The CAM module has added two five-axis con- trols to Z-level and offset 3D operation, including five-a xis point control and three- to five-axis undercut. It is designed to enable users to mill the back-off shape effi- ciently and extend five- axis milling capability. Creative CNC LLC, call 262-347-3939 or visit TOUCHSCREEN CONTROLS SPEED, SIMPLIFY NAVIGATION Heidenhain's TNC 620 c o n t o u r i n g c o n t r o l s n o w i n c l u d e t o u c h - s c r e e n t e c h n o l o g y d e s i g n e d t o e n a b l e operators to navigate quickly and intuitively through lists, programs, tables and other content via kinetic scrolling. A s l o w, b r i e f s w i p i n g m ov e m e n t r e s u l t s i n Having issues with your finishing process? finding a better way... Rosler Metal Finishing USA is the leader in mass finishing, shot blasting, automated processes and media - made in the USA. Visit or call 269-441-3000 for more information. For over 60 years, Rosler has produced high-quality ceramic media, plastic media and finishing compounds. Rosler offers over 8,000 different types of consumables for use in every conceivable mass finishing application. If you are having issues with your finishing process, send us your parts and we will process them in one of our test labs, helping you find a better process. s c r o l l i n g o v e r a f e w l i n e s . A l o n g e r, q u i c k m ov e m e n t l e a d s to d y n a m i c s c r o l l i n g ov e r many lines, which can be stopped with a short tap. Users can zoom in/out and rotate/move objects in 3D test mode. A keyboard pops up for text input. The company also has a new version of its MC7410 main computer with touchscreen tech- nology called MC8410 main.

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