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Hurco Companies Inc files patent for new 3D printing technology

Hurco Companies Inc, the US-headquartered CNC machine tool manufacturer, has filed a US patent application for new technology that combines 3D printing and CNC machining. This intriguing new software effectively turns a CNC milling machine into a 3D printer through the design of an additive manufacturing adapter. The president of Hurco Companies Inc, Gregory Volovic, […]

Dovetailors on the move after CNC investment

Dovetailors, a Yorkshire furniture and interiors specialist, has relocated to the converted Sunny Bank Mills complex in Farsley in order to facilitate its plans for expansion. The company designs and makes bespoke commissions for both private and commercial clients, and has plans to expand its manufacturing operations and branch out into retail. The new unit […]

Delcam design and machining tips posted to YouTube

Delcam’s Advanced Manufacturing Solutions YouTube channel now features a series of videos containing tips for users of its PowerSHAPE CAD software and its PowerMILL and FeatureCAM systems. Delcam has now posted  more than 1,200 videos on the channel. The PowerSHAPE CAD software playlist comprises of five videos, covering the use of the Solid Doctor and PowerSHAPE’s […]

Hypertherm upgrade its ProNest CAD/CAM nesting software

Hypertherm has announced a major upgrade to its current ProNest advanced CAD/CAM nesting software for automated cutting. The manufacturer of plasma, laser and waterjet cutting systems plans to introduce a number of improvements with ProNest 2015, which is designed to make the software more efficient and easier to use. Some of the biggest changes include […]

T+T Tubecraft accelerates production with a Unison all-electric CNC tube bender

Surrey-based specialist tube bending company T+T Tubecraft has accelerated its production by means of a Unison all-electric CNC tube bending machine. The Unison machine has allowed the company to eliminate material waste due to its right-first-time manufacturing of precision tubular parts. Tubecraft’s pipe and tube bending services are used across a diverse customer base including pharmaceutical, […]