Vero’s German reseller 3D Concepts to Showcase Edgecam at Turning Days Süd Exhibition

Vero’s German reseller 3D Concepts to Showcase Edgecam at Turning Days Süd Exhibition
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Vero Software’s German reseller 3D Concepts is demonstrating the power of Edgecam for turning applications – in particular the Waveform roughing strategy – at the forthcoming Turning Days Süd exhibition.

To be held at the Exhibition Centre in Friedrichshafen, in the South of Germany, near to Lake Constance, on February 14 to 17, the trade fair is expected to attract around 10,000 visitors from Germany, Switzerland and the Austrian state of Vorarlberg.

Thomas Menholz, from 3D Concepts, says many of the visitors are searching for advanced technology to assist them in producing turned components.


“The main focus on our booth – A18 in hall 3 – is to show Edgecam’s overall power, and especially it’s game-changing Waveform strategy, which was developed following the success of Waveform roughing for milling.”

Waveform is a high speed machining technique that maintains a constant tool cutting load by ensuring a consistent tool engagement into the material. The tool path moves in a smooth path to avoid sharp changes in direction, maintaining the machine tool’s velocity. Similar to other turning commands, the cycle is sensitive to the stock condition, eliminating ‘fresh-air cuts.’

“As well as reducing cycle times and increasing the Material Removal Rate, Waveform also improves tool cutting life through less cutting force and better swarf management, lengthens machine maintenance cycles, keeps a constant chip load meaning there are no ‘spikes,’ and it cuts deeper, faster and smoother,” says Thomas Menholz.

  • There will also be demonstrations of Surfcam on the booth.

Headquartered in England, Vero Software designs, develops, and supplies CAD/CAM/CAE software radically enhancing the efficiency of design and manufacturing processes, providing its customers with exceptional value through high productivity gains and significantly reducing time to market. The company’s world-renowned brands include Alphacam, Cabinet Vision, Edgecam, Machining STRATEGIST, PEPS, Radan, SMIRT, SURFCAM, WorkNC and VISI, along with the production control MRP system Javelin. Despite the diversity of application, these solutions have one thing in common: they all address the rising challenges of achieving manufacturing efficiencies and bring huge value to the operations in which they are deployed. Vero has direct offices in the UK, Germany, Italy, France, Japan, USA, Brazil, Netherlands, China, South Korea, Spain and India supplying products to more than 45 countries through its wholly owned subsidiaries and reseller network.

Vero is part of Hexagon (Nordic exchange: HEXA B), a leading global provider of information technologies that drive quality and productivity across geospatial and industrial enterprise applications.

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