Last month, FERMAT’s footloose and fancy-free film crew travelled to the core of modern machine tool manufacturing, to the cavernous works of FERMAT’s main facilities in Brno, Czech Republic, to document the many intricate parts and procedures required to make the very best automatic milling heads on the market. The… Read more »
Last month, FERMAT hosted another of its wildly-popular German gatherings, a two-day gala at the no-nonsense, very proper Marriott in Brno. The congenial happening allowed FERMAT machine tool dealers from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland to rub elbows and learn the latest developments in FERMAT’s ever-expanding portfolio of machine tools and… Read more »
That famous line of Humphrey Bogart to Ingrid Bergman in the 1942 movie classic, Casablanca. Rumor has it that it was either written-in last minute or ad-libbed, based on Bogart teaching Bergman how to play poker on set, in between takes. No matter the inspiration, it has become an unforgettable… Read more »
A new time-lapse video from 2015 is out showing FERMAT’s gargantuan WRF 160 Heavy z 1600 getting assembled, piece by piece, in Brno, Czech Republic. From a well-machined, sturdy bed rises the largest class of titanic CNC horizontal boring mills, stacked, fastened and fitted with all its intricate parts, into… Read more »
Whether you’ve decided to purchase a new CNC horizontal boring mill to upgrade manufacturing facilities or weighing possible investments allowing you to seize new business opportunities, you need a clear estimate of what you can get for your money—what kind of machine you can build, how much bang for your buck…. Read more »
Let’s say you’ve built your very own CNC horizontal boring machine and would like to take it for a spin, tear into some iron or steel, cut metal like there’s no tomorrow. That’s fine, especially if you’re not particular about the outcome. But, if you’re getting paid big bucks to… Read more »
Manufacturing some of the world’s largest vehicles and heavy equipment, dump trucks, earthmovers, and front-end loaders is big business. And, it’s a tough business. Vehicles must take hard hits and stay on track. FERMAT’s top-of-the-line CNC horizontal boring mill with its strong, powerful headstock, spindle diameter of 130 mm, its… Read more »
What does CNC Stand for? What does CNC Mean in Manufacturing and Machine Tools?