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Control for additive manufacturing
Fourth Quarter 2019, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Colossus plans to manufacture large functional or decorative objects such as outdoor furniture and ornaments with a new 3D printer that processes recycled plastics, and this creates further special ...
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Cost-efficient production with 18 synchronous NC axes
Third Quarter 2019, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Swedish equipment manufacturer, Ecmec has developed a high-tech machine for a supplier to the automobile industry that can complete several process steps simultaneously without having to remount the part ...
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Automated post-print processing on 3D printed parts
Third Quarter 2019, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Additive manufacturing processes can produce parts with the most complex geometries in a single operation. However, post-processing these 3D printed parts is time consuming and costly. In order to remove ...
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Flying motion
2nd Quarter 2019, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

A planar motor system of free-floating movers with six degrees of freedom.
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Retrofit of sheet metal warehouse
1st Quarter 2019, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

The modernisation project was handled by Peter Huber, a full service provider of control solutions for sheet metalworking, and a Beckhoff solution provider since 2010.
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Blockbuster effects, automated for any theatrical production
4th Quarter 2018, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Controlling all the complex moving parts in a large-scale theatrical production requires a robust control system in the background, and Hudson uses Beckhoff’s PC-based control technology.
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Cost-effective machine safety
3rd Quarter 2018, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

IMA Klessmann of Lübbecke, Germany is an international manufacturer of trend-setting manufacturing machines for the woodworking and craft furniture industries. In 2017 the company modernised a complex, ...
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Fully automatic tool change for CNC machining and 3D printing
2nd Quarter 2018, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Hybrid Manufacturing Technologies has developed a CNC-based hybrid tool solution, the Ambit multi-task system, which can be integrated into almost any CNC metalworking machine.
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PC-based CNC controller revitalises traditional wood joining technique
2nd Quarter 2018, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Beckhoff's CNC PC- and EtherCAT-based control platform controls the automatic manufacturing of mortise and tenon joints and provides a bright future for the traditional wood joining technique.
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Automated tool magazines
1st Quarter 2018, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Compact, flexible tool handling solution.
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Kinetic sculpture interacts with water and light
4th Quarter 2017, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

A fascinating play of water, light and motion.
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XTS drives toothbrush packaging line
3rd Quarter 2017, Editor's Choice, Electrical switching & drive systems & components

Koch Pac-Systeme in Pfalzgrafenweiler, Germany, is a specialist in customer-specific blister packaging machines and systems and has again proven its expertise with an innovative and complex new packaging ...
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