Laser additions to Altus Group range make their mark

Laser additions to Altus Group range make their mark

Additions to the Altus Group portfolio were exhibited at this year’s show.  The Alpha HS+ AOI from Koh Young and the YJ Link YLM laser marking system were exhibited for the first time. “The systems proved to be a popular addition to our portfolio and

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Gen3 Systems shows selection of testers and cleaning systems

Gen3 Systems shows selection of testers and cleaning systems

Small enough for a benchtop system and believed to be the world’s first combined Rose and Pict ionic contamination tester, the new and improved 6 Sigma verified CM+ series was displayed by Gen3 Systems. The company showcased the CM11+ model, a benchtop system, claimed to

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CGTech unveils latest Vericut CNC machine simulation

CGTech unveils latest Vericut CNC machine simulation

The latest version of CGTech’s Vericut CNC machine simulation increases productivity and sustainability, says the company. Vericut 9.2 has improvements to collision checking as well as enhanced support for cutting tools with performance information and detailed tool reporting. The company has also added a 3DLive

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Ineltek presents interface innovations

Ineltek presents interface innovations

Headline products among the range of technologies displayed by Ineltek UK was the TouchNetix aXion demo box. It provides a mocked up interface displaying functions common to many vehicle graphical user interfaces (GUIs) and also allows the driver to use gestures and press sensing with

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Bowyer Engineering launches twin head 3D printer

Bowyer Engineering launches twin head 3D printer

This year’s show was the launch pad for a twin head 3D printer by Bowyer Engineering. It was designed for 3D printing in the aerospace sector for on-wing inspection equipment manipulators, placing dedicated sensors and probes in difficult or hard to get to places. 3D

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DAS demonstrates the role of cobots

DAS demonstrates the role of cobots

Engineers at Design & Automation Solutions (DAS)have been training with a Melfa Asssista collaborative robot (cobot) from Mitsubishi Electric Automation Systems UK. The cobot was demonstrated at this year’s show and the partnership allows the team to pass on knowledge to customers. The company can

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Boxford meets new customers at successful Southern

Boxford meets new customers at successful Southern

Machinery and manufacturing equipment supplier, Boxford, is delighted with this year’s show. “We came away with a healthy number of new customer enquiries from the show and were content with the level of footfall, considering this was our first exhibition post-corona virus restrictions,” says sales

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Innovation stretches rubber moulding at SRM Industries

Innovation stretches rubber moulding at SRM Industries

With over 40 years’ experience of rubber moulding, SRM Industries specialises in both injection and compression rubber moulding. It works across a broad range of industry sectors including rail, petrochemical, construction and electronics. All moulds are engineered in-house by highly skilled toolmakers on CNC machining

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Congratulations to Hand Soldering Competition’s winners

Congratulations to Hand Soldering Competition’s winners

Skilled competitors demonstrated their expertise in hand soldering PCBs as the IPC hosted its popular Hand Soldering Competition (HSC). There were 15 competitors, representing 11 electronics companies from the UK. A technically challenging competition board was introduced this year which resulted in only two of

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Southern snapshot – a video tour with the team from MTD CNC

Southern snapshot – a video tour with the team from MTD CNC

Enjoy a tour around #Southern22 with the team from MTD CNC @SwarfandChips. They chat to exhibitors about 3D printing, bending machines, digital microscopes, machine monitoring, cobots, tooling and machining – and ask some visitors for their highlights too. Watch the video here: https://mtdcnc.com/news/mtdcnc/whos-the-wally-found-him-at-southern-manufacturing-swarfandchips