Tag Archives: CNC machining

All work and no play

July 28, 2017  
Tomas Slavik FERMAT

Summertime And the livin’ is easy Fish are jumpin’ And the cotton is high Your daddy’s rich And your mamma’s good lookin’ So hush little baby Don’t you cry Unless, of course, you missed out on FERMAT’s 4th annual fun-filled, exciting football tournament (soccer tournament to our friends in the… Read more »

FERMAT’s brand-new milling center, FFC 100, online soon in action-packed video!

May 10, 2017  

FERMAT’s milling center marvel, its snazzy, heavy-duty FFC 100, stars in the latest technological machine tool thriller shot in a breathtaking location of FERMAT’s factory in the metalworking Moravian town of Lipnik nad Becvou.  Ensconced in the eerie shadow of a daunting castle ruin, and bedecked in Gothic and Renaissance… Read more »

Join us at the International Engineering Trade Fair in Brno, Czech Republic, Pavilion P, Stand 008, October 3-7, 2016, for entertainment, hospitality, machine tools.

September 20, 2016  

The International Engineering Trade Fair (MSV) is the premier industrial trade show in Central and Eastern Europe.   Boasting an annual participation of over 1,500 exhibitors and 75,000 visitors from 59 countries worldwide, MSV offers an excellent opportunity for manufacturers of machine tools and potential customers to meet, discuss, and strike a… Read more »

Billund or Bust… a Segue to Saeby

June 27, 2016  

Headquarters of the LEGO empire, a realm of plastic construction toys that has won children’s hearts the world over and conquered their parents’ wallets, Billund is the first stop of FERMAT’s daring dart through Denmark.  With its international airport and LEGOLAND amusement park, it was a natural choice for FERMAT… Read more »

Jan Svoboda, FERMAT’s Technical Support Manager/Application Engineer, Contributes Expertise in Recent Publication

June 22, 2016  
Design of CNC Machine Tools_Jan Svoboda_section 9.1_Practical Knowledge from CNC Chip Machining Technology

Jan Svoboda, FERMAT’s Technical Support Manager/Application Engineer, authored section 9.1, “Practical Knowledge from CNC Chip Machining Technology,” as his expert contribution to the recently published, all-encompassing, scholarly work Design of CNC Machine Tools, by Jiri Marek, et al. The book offers a comprehensive look at the subject of machine tools… Read more »

Duplex Stainless Steel

June 21, 2016  
Foundry Duplex Stainless Steel

Duplex stainless steel is two tiers of toughness composed of microscopic grains of ferritic and austenitic stainless steel, layered like your mother-in-law’s coffee cake, and nearly as hard to chew. It boasts a greater strength than either type of steel individually, and it’s very resistant to stress corrosion cracking.  It… Read more »

FERMAT to Feature in Nordmark’s Open House, 30 June 2016, Saeby, Denmark

June 14, 2016  
Danes on the sea_Danish Vikings_Nordmark_FERMAT

After many years of seaside leisure, fishing, sailing around and occasionally plundering coastal settlements of Britain, the Danes found raiding to be rather boring and decided to give all-out conquering a try.  Besides, they had visited the neighborhood many times, liked it, and decided it was the right time to… Read more »

Video of FERMAT’s Best-Selling Workhorse in Action

May 26, 2016  

If you enjoy watching energy and motion, a machine coming to life, you’ll enjoy this glimpse into what makes FERMAT’s top-selling table-type horizontal boring mill so appealing.  WFT 13 CNC takes center stage in this production; no verbal description is needed. With a spindle diameter of 130 mm, spindle travel… Read more »

KEEPING YOUR COOL

May 5, 2016  

With the exception of cast iron and brass which are usually machined dry, most metal and steel workpieces require coolant and lubrication to protect it, and the cutting tool used, from becoming overheated from the incredible amount of friction generated from the fast-and-furious cutting power of modern CNC machine tools… Read more »

The Table’s Set; FERMAT’s top-of-the-line CNC rotary table, the right arrangement for a full-course meal… of machining and manufacturing

April 28, 2016  

When you’re wanting to dig into a delicious, mouth-watering workpiece, attack it from every angle, sometimes a dull, static, run-of-the-mill floor plate simply won’t do.  You need a sturdy CNC rotary table that can handle the heavy workload and rotate on its central axis, enabling you to cut, rip, and… Read more »