The CNC Engineering team recently completed a FANUC 0i-MF control retrofit on this 5-axis Anayak 4000 VMC. For this application, our engineers designed an Ethernet IP I/O system instead of a traditional I/O configuration.
FANUC Tech Bulletin 8 - Choosing The Right FANUC CNC For Your Retrofit
Tuesday, October 31, 2017
FANUC is the world leader in CNC and factory automation, with more than 3 million CNCs installed worldwide. The 3xi, 0i-F and 35i Series CNC systems boast the industry's longest Mean-Time-Between-Failure rate and a lifetime commitment to replacement part availability and support. Naturally, there are significant differences between these FANUC CNC systems which should be taken into consideration when choosing the best control for a machine tool retrofit.
FANUC Tech Bulletin 7 - FANUC's Open Architecture Technology
Wednesday, June 8, 2016
Since the very first FANUC open-architecture control was released in the early '90s, CNC Engineering has been developing custom PC-based software to capitalize on the additional power available and fulfill customers’ needs.
Options to consider when selecting custom work-positioning device
Thursday, October 1, 2015
In the market for a rotary table? The checklist of requirements starts with speed, accuracy and rigidity. Will it be used for contour machining? Do you need high-speed indexing for high-volume parts? What features and capabilities will help in the short and long term within the industries your company serves?
Giddings & Lewis Retrofits and Rebuilds
Monday, June 8, 2015
Upgrading to the latest CNC technology, via a FANUC control retrofit, and/or rebuilding mechanical systems on aging G&L machines is one way manufacturers can improve the accuracy, reliability and productivity of these machines and at a much lower cost than buying new.