Tag Archives: machine tools

A Micron of Difference, Measuring the Accuracy of Circular Interpolation

March 16, 2016  
Ballbar Test

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 »

You Can’t Take It With You… Or, Perhaps You Can. FERMAT’s Portable Floor Type Horizontal Boring Machine WRF 130 CNC

February 19, 2016  

Need to machine extremely large or heavy objects which you’d rather not take away from the worksite?  Having difficulties transporting gargantuan workpieces, components in ship building, construction, or the assembly of gigantic machines and equipment?  Don’t worry with the headache of moving it, or crushing innocent bystanders. Leave it there… Read more »

Join us in Germany at METAV 2016

February 9, 2016  

Pop the champagne! FERMAT celebrates the launch of its new branch in Germany, FERMAT Werkzeugmaschinen GmbH, while attending METAV 2016, the 19th International Exhibition for Metalworking Technologies, held 23rd through 27th of February, 2016, in Düsseldorf, Germany. METAV 2016, with its “focus on machine tools and production systems, high-precision tools,… Read more »

EU Subsidies Foster Machine Tool Investments in Bulgaria

February 5, 2016  

A package of economic subsidies in Bulgaria providing grants from € 25,000 to € 500,000 to small and medium-sized enterprises purchasing “new machinery and equipment related to the commercialization of innovative products, processes or services,” among other activities, has opened up new possibilities for FERMAT, one of Europe’s fastest growing… Read more »