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Technology Forum: Increase Your CNC Productivity

Posted by Mark Howe on January 26, 2018 11:33 AM

Cimquest is to excited to host a series of educational seminars and live demonstrations on CNC technology, CNC programming, Robot Programming, Lean Robotics and 3D Scanning. These seminars will provide you the latest techniques and processes in manufacturing with a focus on how to increase your productivity. Come learn and see the applications first hand then have lunch on Cimquest and the opportunity to speak one on one with the presenters.

Technology Event Registration

Date: 2/20/2018
Time: 830am - 200PM

Presentation topics:
Registration / Cont Breakfast: 830-900 am

  • 5-Axis Just Aint That Scary, by Mike Cope, author of “The Power of Five, the Definitive Guide to 5-axis Machining”
  • 5 Must Have Features of Your Next CNC, by Mark Gilmore, CNC Machine Tool expert
  • Optimizing your CNC Roughing with 3D Toolpaths, by Steve Weaber, Senior 5-axis programmer and machinist
  • Time Saving Robot Applications in a CNC Shop, by Greg Culp, Robotmaster Software
  • Lean MFG & Robotics for the CNC Shop Floor, by Matt Howe, Robotics Specialist of The Knotts Company

Date & Time: Feb 20, 830am – 2pm

Who should attend: Shop owners, engineers, CNC programmers, Quality Assurance Inspectors, Mold Makers, Machinists

Mike Cope
 – Hurco – “Five axis just aint that scary” and machine demo – 9-9:45
Mark Gilmore – Takumi – “5 must have features of your next CNC” – 9:45 – 10:15am
Mastercam & Iscar – “Optimizing your CNC roughing with 3D Toolpaths” and machine demo – 10:30-11:30
Lunch 11:30-12:00
Time Saving Robot Applications for a CNC shop – Greg Culp, Robotmaster Software & Robot demo- 12-12:45
Universal Robots & Robotiq – “Lean MFG & Robotics for the CNC shop floor” – 12:45-1:30
Networking – Mini Tradeshow Exhibits – Open during breaks, lunch, and between 1:30-2:30

  • Iscar Metals – Cutting tools
  • Talent Network – Advanced Manufacturing & NJMEP
  • Knotts Company – Cobots
  • Cimquest 3D Scanning and Inspection Technologies
  • Cimquest 3D Printing Technologies
  • Fuchs Lubricants – CNC Coolants and Machine Lubrication

Technology Event Registration

Location: Cimquest Headquarters - Branchburg NJ - 434 RT 22 West Branchburg, NJ

Topics: Universal Robots