Ultra Machining Company (UMC)

A Custom Job Machine shops aren’t the only ones taking custom orders No matter how good the software package, people can always come up with ways to make it better. VERICUT from CGTech is no different. Despite the fact that it’s now 30 years old and is on its 8th major release, CGTech, together with… Read more

LS Automotive

VERICUT reduces the burden on LS Automotive’s programmers with technical support and updates. Korea’s leading electrical apparatus manufacturer, LS Automotive, became aware of the CNC machine simulation and optimization software VERICUT while seeking out software that could help optimize their overall manufacturing process. With a thorough process of testing VERICUT’s capabilities, LS Automotive confirmed the… Read more

Wolcott Design

By Design Held back by its vertical machining centers, this small shop took the plunge into a flexible manufacturing system. VERICUT toolpath simulation software helped make it possible. Like many who open their own machine shop, Bob Wolcott of Wolcott Design Services started out with a basic “commodity” brand vertical machining center. It was 2005.… Read more

Trijicon

Trijicon

Manufacturer Sets Its Sights on Toolpath Simulation When machining capacity and part complexity had grown to the point that simulation became necessary, Trijicon Inc. used Vericut software to reduce downtime while increasing production levels.   Along with good form, a crucial aspect of shooting accuracy is a sight that’s straight and true. Trijicon Inc. of… Read more

RE Thompson

Providing protection for a quarter of a century As a precision engineering business with a rich heritage RE Thompson has always taken the lead when it comes to the application of innovative technology. An early investor in NC machining equipment and techniques the company was also quick to realise the benefits of protecting its capabilities… Read more

Euroform

VERICUT provide confidence for Euroform to run unmanned machining Established in 1993, Euroform is a family-owned company based in a modern 50,000 ft2facility in Budapest, Hungary. The family that owns the company also operates a mould tool company in Germany. While both produce mould tools the ‘sister’ companies support customers in very different industry sectors, plastics… Read more

King Machine

Growing business through relationships, customer satisfaction and technology   King Machine, LLC. has more than 30+ years of manufacturing expertise in the Pacific Northwest.  The original owner started King Machine in 1978 and ran it until 2013 when he sold it to a group of local machinists wanting their own company.  King Machine had always… Read more

Phoenix Manufacturing

In order to manufacture increasingly intricate parts, Phoenix Manufacturing Inc. (Enfield, Connecticut) needed to add complex machines to its shop floor. In doing so, however, the company witnessed an increase in CNC machine crashes and long setup times. Vericut NC toolpath verification and simulation software from CGTech (Irvine, California) helped eliminate those crashes while improving product quality… Read more

Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran) Mirabel

Landing gear specialists Messier-Bugatti-Dowty (Safran) in Mirabel, Quebec, verify their work upstream to ensure machining accuracy   Coming in for a landing, the majestic Airbus A330-300 wide-body aircraft will approach the runway with a maximum landing weight of 187 metric tonnes (over 412,000 lbs.) relying on the plane’s landing gear to deliver a comfortable arrival… Read more

Reko Tool

About a year and a half ago, Reko International Group’s mold division purchased a DMU 210 P from DMG MORI, a very large, very fast five-axis CNC machine with a full, palletized tool-changer, for machining large workpieces. Having made this significant investment in its future productivity, the company wanted to be sure to find the… Read more