New software for jig and fixture manufacture

Posted on 14 May 2018 and read 597 times
New software for jig and fixture manufactureA leading provider of ‘additive-technology solutions’, Stratasys says it is seeking beta customers for a new software designed specifically to improve the “additive-manufacturing solution for the production of jigs, fixtures and other manufacturing tooling”.

This new software — Jigs and Fixtures for GrabCAD Print — has been designed to “both simplify and automate print preparation for rapid tooling applications”.

Stratasys’s (www.stratasys.com) FDM (fused deposition modelling) technology is used “extensively for rapid tooling applications across a variety of industries.

Companies from the Penske racing team to consumer vacuum machine manufacturer Oreck use FDM to accelerate the production of fit-for-purpose jigs and fixtures to reduce costs while improving cycle time and production flexibility.

"Offered through GrabCAD Print, the software embeds application expertise, automates several complicated and time-consuming processing steps, and eliminates the need for multiple programs within the work-flow.”

With Jigs and Fixtures for GrabCAD Print, Stratasys offers tooling designers and manufacturing engineers a streamlined design-to-part work-flow that is designed to: eliminate the need for extensive design and processing knowledge, thereby opening up jig and fixture CAD design to more users; save time and eliminate unnecessary iteration during the design and processing phase; eliminate the need for formal software training; eliminate the need for third-party software; and simplify work-flow by automating key CAD features used for jig-and-fixture design.

Be seen in all the right places!

Advanced Engineering UK 2018 Metalex 2018 Indusmach Africa 2018 (Tanzania) Machine Tool Indonesia 2018 Steelfab 2019 Expo Manufactura 2019 TIMTOS 2019 WIN Eurasia 2019 Intermach / MTA 2019 Metaltech 2019 MACH 2020

Machinery-Locator
The online search from the pages of Machinery Market.

THIEL 150 UNIVERSAL TOOLROOM MILL
THIEL 150 UNIVERSAL TOOLROOM MILL 40 Int. Horzontal & Vertical Spindles : 16 Speeds 40 - 2000 rpm :
THIEL 150 UNIVERSAL TOOLROOM MILL 40 Int. Horzontal & Vertical Spindles : 16 Speeds 40 - 2000 rpm : ...
BW Machine Tools Ltd