Modern Machine Shop

OCT 2017

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mmsonline.com October 2017 MMS 151 GEAR EXPO 2017 October 24 - 26 All models are equipped with a Vast XXT single versatile sensor, which provides precise measure- ments of a broad range of materials, quickly capturing the contours of workpiece features and scanning in four axes when combined with the rotary table. Zeiss Industrial Metrology US HQ - MN, call 800-327-9735 or visit zeiss.com/metrology. PALLET HANDLING SOFTWARE PLANS PRODUCTION FROM ERP SYSTEM FASTEMS LLC, BOOTH 307 Fastems will introduce version 6 of its Manufactur- ing Management software (MMS) for automated pallet handling, which plans production from an ERP system, administrating NC programs and tool data. It also monitors tool life, prompting the operator for new tooling if required, and enables users to rearrange schedules in real time, taking changed priorities into account. Version 6 of fers a user inter face based on HTML 5, which supports various hardware plat- forms and operating systems for transitioning to Industry 4.0. Because it is browser-based, users can access current production information, plan production and monitor data from anywhere via secure internet connections using a range of devices including smartphones and tablets. O t h e r i m p r ove m e n t s i n c l u d e u t i l i t i e s f o r advance production order; simulation of anticipated LOC-LINE CONNECTS TO SPHERICAL COOLANT PORTS LOC-LINE ® BALL ADAPTERS connect 1/4" Loc-Line ® hose, accessories and Loc-Line ® HPT nozzles to 10 and 15 mm spherical coolant ports. The brass ball adapters lock into spherical ports on CNC machining lathes or mills via a locking screw like other brass ball nozzles. The advantage of the Loc-Line ® ball adapters is they connect with the original 1/4" modular coolant hose system and Loc-Line ® High Pressure Turret (HPT) nozzles.

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