Modern Machine Shop

DEC 2017

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Page 123 of 140 December 2017 MMS 121 SYSTEMS AND SOFTWARE both operations identifies potential problems that can occur when integrating additive meth- ods. The user has access to detailed histor y stored with Vericut's droplet technology, which saves programmers time by quickly identifying the source of errors with a single click. This additive capability shows realistic laser cladding a n d m ate r i a l d e p o s i ti o n; d e te c ts c o l l i s i o n s between the machine and additive par t; and finds errors, voids and misplaced material. Veri- cut simulates the post-processed NC code that controls the CNC machine, e nsuring prope r usage of additive functions and laser parameters. Vericut connects directly to Teamcenter to reference files, avoiding the need to create exter- nal, uncontrolled copies of models on a separate drive. In the NX CAM project, all cutting tools used in a project are listed. In one step, users can import FIRST AT THE FINISH LINE SINCE 1885 • The Diamond Crosscut Contact Wheel • Burns Rouge Products • Tiger Brand Greaseless • Finishing Compounds • Abrasive Belts • Sewn and Bias Buffs For over a century, Matchless has been a leader in the manufacture of quality buffs, compounds, lubricants and wheels. Call today for details on how Matchless can help you stay out in front of the competition—all the way to the fi nishing line. The Matchless Metal Polish Company Chicago, IL: (773) 924-1515 Linden, NJ: (908) 862-7300 5 h t Lock. rock. RUN CNC quick change system TM Steel Body or Hardened Steel Inserts Rocklock 96mm Pull Stud Spacing .0003" Repeatability Fits All Machine Makes and Models Proudly Made in the USA 858.505.0432

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