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ISEM XXI again in Zürich

CIRP Conference on Electro Physical and Chemical Machining
From the 14th – 16th June 2022

For the second time in a row, it has been possible to bring ISEM back to Zurich as ISEM XXI. Thus giving due importance to Switzerland as a technology location for non-mechanical manufacturing technologies which are at the center of this conference.

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GF Machining Solutions showcases milling productivity and precision at EMO Milano 2021

Media Release, on October 4 2021, GF Machining Solutions SA


At EMO Milano 2021, GF Machining Solutions highlights two milling solutions to meet
shops’ needs for flexibility and robust performance. For five-axis machining with perfect
workpiece roundness, superior surface quality and high material removal rates, the
compact Mikron MILL P 800 U S demonstrated scalability with enhanced loading access.
For high-precision productivity in three-axis vertical milling, the Mikron MILL P 900 – now
available globally with the Heidenhain Touch Numerical Control (TNC) 640 – showed ideal
capabilities for the mold and die industry.

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GF Machining Solutions showcases new EDM solutions at EMO Milano 2021

Media Release, on october 4 2021, GF Machining Solutions SA

At EMO Milano 2021, GF Machining Solutions highlights EDM technologies designed to
help manufacturers increase productivity and accuracy. These die-sinking and wirecutting
EDM machines – along with robust solutions that target the mold and die industry
– provide operating precision, superb part quality and automated options.

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Maximum flexibility succeeds

A report by Peter Lehmann AG

Complementary CNC axes make contract manufacturer a match winner

Samuel Werder AG is a renowned contract manufacturer with a focus on precision engineering. In order to be able to respond optimally to different customer requirements in milling, many of the 38 CNC milling/drilling centers are equipped with additional, mostly two-axis CNC rotary tables from pL LEHMANN. «The machining solutions are relatively inexpensive and usually available quickly, and the five-axis capability thus gained gives us maximum flexibility,» explains Managing Director André Stäger in an on-site interview.

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Laser solution with two different wavelengths

A report by GF Machining Solutions Management SA


The AgieCharmilles LASER P 400 U Femto Flexipulse, specifically designed for aesthetic and functional Laser texturing, integrates a laser source that allows using two different wavelengths. It achieves repeatable results in a single solution for texturing parts for watches, jewelry, small inserts, cutting tools and micro machined workpieces.

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Milling and grinding center unites economy and precision

A report by Fehlmann AG

The requirements for economical and precise production and, therefore, high process reliability continue to increase. In this context, Fehlmann AG is presenting a concept that combines milling, hard milling and coordinate grinding in one machining center. This is a concept that impresses through economy, precision and simple programming.

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