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Burned in wood

June 2020
25
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Burned in wood In one of our test applications, we immortalised the Mona Lisa in wood to take a closer look at the operation of our 5.5-watt laser engraving module.
We are quite satisfied with the result because the laser engraving was successful, and ... more

A dream for woodworkers

May 2020
28
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
A dream for woodworkers Our customer @woodensignsde, for example, produces particularly creative and impressive works of art from wood with the help of our CNC router High-Z S-1000/T.
This model offers the ideal size for the most diverse woodwork. Here ... more

Model making: A world of its own

April 2020
30
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Model making: A world of its own The unique thing about model making is its variety and popularity with many different age groups. Not only that you can let off steam, but there are also almost no limits to the models in terms of materials and design.
We invite ... more

Promotion: 10% Special Discount

April 2020
09
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Promotion: 10% Special Discount Our production continues to run without restrictions even in the current tense situation and technical support is also guaranteed. As soon as changes occur, we will inform you about them.
Visit our website and benefit as an end ... more

ConstruCAM Online Help

March 2020
24
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
ConstruCAM Online Help If you should find out while working with our CNC machine that you have difficulties with the CAD-CAM software ConstruCAM-3D or any questions, here is a tip from us:
visit our online help and use our service.
In ... more

Water Jet Cutter flowJET - NEW in our machine range

March 2020
10
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Water Jet Cutter flowJET - NEW in our machine range Since the end of 2019, our development team has been working diligently on our new Water Jet Cutter. Many tests have been carried out, optimizations have been made, tested again and what can we say now ... A few days ago we officially ... more

Tool Length Sensor

February 2020
27
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Tool Length Sensor Useful accessory
Our tool length sensor is a handy accessory that can make your milling and engraving work incredibly easy. During use, the tool length is measured automatically.
Useful for tool change & zero point ... more

Laser Engraver Module 5.5 watts

January 2020
30
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Laser Engraver Module 5.5 watts Since quite a short time the laser module from our product range is available again. However, the new laser now has an output of 5.5 watts. On our website, you will find more information about the new laser. more

New projects are waiting

January 2020
14
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
New projects are waiting For now, that’s it with the presentation of our customer projects. But don't worry: it will definitely continue in 2020.
We take this opportunity to discover more great new projects from our customers. So, if you also own a CNC ... more

Happy New Year 2020

January 2020
02
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Happy New Year 2020 "There is joy in work. There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something." - Henry Ford
We too would like to continue to enjoy our work and pass it on. Therefore, we start this year with many ideas and ... more

Wonderful Christmastime

December 2019
20
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Wonderful Christmastime We want to thank you for good cooperation and your trust in us. 
Relaxing holidays & a good and successful start to the New Year
wishes the whole CNC-STEP team 
Also, today we say goodbye for this year and are ... more

Project #15: Titanium Spoon

December 2019
02
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #15: Titanium Spoon We have known for a long time that our customer vulpex - handmade passion is very hardworking.
And that's why we do not want to keep back the results of his work. Today's project is about making spoons of titanium. A special material ... more

Project #14: Lion's Head

November 2019
21
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #14: Lion's Head There are no limits to the creativity of our customers. We experience this over and over again.
Our customer cnc-gefraest shows what you can get out of our CNC machines. You only need creative ideas, a good measure of courage, and ... more

Project #13: 3D Woodworking

November 2019
14
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #13: 3D Woodworking Our customer Gershon Elber is also very imaginative. Here, among other mugs, vases and 3D knots are milled in various woods. With the help of our rotary axis mounted on our CNC router, the production of such artworks is easily ... more

Insight: Customer application

November 2019
06
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Insight: Customer application Take a look at the interview with our dear customer Brian's Custom Audio. It's a delight to watch him work with our CNC milling machine and discover how he creates such great stuff. Like this audio system for a Porsche ... more

Project #12: Brass die-stamp

October 2019
31
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #12: Brass die-stamp Our customer vulpex - handmade passion has a creative skill and one of our CNC machines. Combining both will give you the best and most beautiful results.
This video presents the production of a die-stamp for leather. more

Project #11: Ultrasonic cutting

October 2019
22
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #11: Ultrasonic cutting A particularly delicious application is used in Austria by our dear customer Kammerer. And that is: cutting gingerbread! He cuts the finished bakery products into smaller pieces with an ultrasonic cutting head attached to the CNC ... more

Project #10: Bow making

October 2019
08
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #10: Bow making Wood is a trendy material in many areas. Today, our project focuses on bow making. For the popular shooting sport, our customer Falkenholz manufactures bows in various designs with the help of our CNC machines.
Get a taste of the art of ... more

News from our development department: Water jet cutter

October 2019
07
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
News from our development department: Water jet cutter There is news from our development department. The colleagues are currently driving trails with our new water jet cutter!
Curious? See more here: tests with the water jet machine. more

Project #9: Carbon processing

October 2019
01
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #9: Carbon processing In today's project, we introduce the company Noblish, which specializes in the processing of carbon parts. Carbon is a popular material that can be processed efficiently on CNC machines.
Here's how carbon machining works. more

Project #8: Glasses

September 2019
24
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #8: Glasses Our customer, Brillenmanufaktur Lauer, has the full view.
He manufactures eyeglass frames made of horn and wood using our CNC machines. Individual design meets tailor-made craftsmanship, and the results are impressive.
Find out more ... more

Project #7: Guitar making

September 2019
17
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #7: Guitar making "A life without a guitar is possible but meaningless," says a beautiful proverb. And our customer, Die Klangwerkstatt in Linz, keeps to this motto.
There, they design and build electric guitars and e-bass guitars. Thanks to the ... more

Project #6: Architecture Model Making

September 2019
10
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #6: Architecture Model Making In today's project, which we like to introduce to you, everything revolves around architectural models.
Our CNC machines are top-rated in the field of model making and not only in the hobby sector. It is also possible to carry out ... more

Project #5: A really COOL thing

September 2019
03
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #5: A really COOL thing Ice is fascinating, especially when processed with CNC machines into small or large works of art.
In our current project, we present our customer, Tremml Ice-Team, who uses our CNC milling machine to create unique sculptures and other ... more

Project #4: Machining plastic

August 2019
27
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #4: Machining plastic Machining plastic, or other materials like acrylic glass or PVC, is possible with our High-Z router. Our machines are very popular with modelmaking and for engraving works.
It is, for example, feasible to mill plexiglass up to a ... more

Project #3: Jewellery made of aluminium

August 2019
20
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #3: Jewellery made of aluminium Everyone loves beautiful jewellery, and if it’s also personalised, then it is twice as nice!
Whether a key chain with a cat motif, a necklace with the text of your choice or a hair clip with red leather matching the boots. ... more

Project #2: Everything made of Stainless Steel

August 2019
13
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #2: Everything made of Stainless Steel In our second project, which we present today, everything revolves around stainless steel.
Our customer Fritz-Metall-Art responds to the wishes of customers and manufactures, among other things, belt buckles with engravings, logos and ... more

Project #1: DIY Wooden Lamps

August 2019
06
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Project #1: DIY Wooden Lamps Now it's getting exciting!
Over the coming weeks, we will be presenting one project of our customers, which they have implemented using our CNC machines.
Let the ideas inspire yourself. Maybe there's something that you never thought ... more

Engraving fonts

July 2019
16
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Engraving fonts Especially for ConstruCam-3D
These engraving fonts were specially developed for the CAD-CAM software ConstruCAM-3D and contain 235 different fonts. A conversion into standard formats is therefore technically not possible.
More than ... more

CAD CAM Software ConstruCam-3D professional version

July 2019
02
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
CAD CAM Software ConstruCam-3D professional version Flexible and universal
Whether engraving text or milling graphics in 2D or 3D, regardless of your application, you have all options in 3- and 4-axis processing with our CAD CAM software ConstruCAM-3D professional.
This software is ... more

Fine photoengraving works - GranitoGrav

June 2019
18
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
 Fine photoengraving works - GranitoGrav Photo engravings
From graphics, pictures and photos unique photo engravings can be made in a variety of materials. Engravings of this kind appear particularly noble on dark granite tiles or mirror glass. But it is also great to decorate ... more

Special engraving fonts for ConstruCAM-3D

June 2019
04
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Special engraving fonts for ConstruCAM-3D These fonts are an additional font package with 235 milling and engraving fonts for our CAD-CAM software ConstruCAM-3D.
These font types are suitable for recessed engraving, as they are not just outline fonts. Both, single-line ... more

Milling Motor Suhner UAD-30 RF

May 2019
20
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Milling Motor Suhner UAD-30 RF This spindle from Suhner is exclusively only available from us. It has been specially designed to our requirements and is thus ideal for use with all our CNC machines.
With speeds from 3,500 to 30,000 revolutions per minute, an ... more

Our smallest: High-Z S-400/T

May 2019
06
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Our smallest: High-Z S-400/T Our smallest CNC milling machine from the standard range is the High-Z S-400/T. The installed ball screws ensure appropriate precision and speed. Thanks to the excellent results, this router is ideal for hobby and commercial use.
With ... more

CNC Routers: Versatile!

April 2019
08
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
CNC Routers: Versatile! There are countless applications for our CNC machines. More and more of our customers send us photos of the results of their work. In this way, they keep us up-to-date and show what creative ideas they realised.
At this point: Thank you ... more

Girls‘ Day 2019 at CNC-STEP in Geldern

March 2019
29
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Girls‘ Day 2019 at CNC-STEP in Geldern Despite the early hour, two motivated students are sitting in our social room on Thursday morning. How come? There is a good reason for that, the Girls' Day 2019.
We also join in, because we think this idea of ​​a career orientation day ... more

Milling plastic

March 2019
11
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Milling plastic Our CNC machines perform really well in the plastics processing. For example, our customer @stealkey shows what you can get out of plastic. He designes and finishes custom waterreservoirs for cooling in PC cases. Every one of his ... more

Free Downloads: .stl-files and 3D-CAD software

February 2019
22
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Free Downloads: .stl-files and 3D-CAD software We offer numerous .stl files, processing software and 3D CAD software free to download.
Visit us on our website cnc-step.com and take advantage of our offer! more

Happy New Year!

January 2019
02
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Happy New Year! We wish you a happy and healthy new year 2019!
The year is only a few days young, and we can expect many surprises and new opportunities. We look forward to walking the road with you.
From today on our office and production are ... more

We wish you a Merry Christmas!

December 2018
20
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
We wish you a Merry Christmas! Only a few days left until Christmas and New Year!
For each of us, this time of the year has a different meaning and however you spend the holidays, we wish you a relaxing holiday and a healthy start into the New Year 2019!
The ... more

Structured light 3D-scanner Shining EinScan-SE

November 2018
13
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Structured light 3D-scanner Shining EinScan-SE Easy and accurate scanning of 3D objects with the Shining-3D EinScan-SE structured light scanner. The entered data is issued directly as milling data readable for the CNC machine.
From now on, all-round scans are easily possible, either ... more

ConstruCAM-3D – CAD CAM Software

October 2018
16
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
ConstruCAM-3D – CAD CAM Software Our CNC portal machines can be used in many industries for different applications. Follow this link to find various possibilities for engraving, milling, cutting, embossing and much more.
All this can be done without any programming ... more

Customized CNC machines

October 2018
02
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Customized CNC machines Customer requirements
We certainly have the right product for you! Because in addition to our standard CNC machines, we manufacture machines according to customer requirements. The requirements can be different.
Machine size
The most ... more

CNC Router High-Z S-1400/T – Slight backlash – Special offer!

September 2018
19
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
CNC Router High-Z S-1400/T – Slight backlash – Special offer! The model from the High-Z T series has a backlash of only 0.015 mm. In addition, the repeatability has a measurable value of just 0.01 mm.
As standard, the CNC machine comes with motor control and CAD-CAM software ConstruCAM 3D. ... more

Carbide engraving tools and additional accessories

September 2018
10
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Carbide engraving tools and additional accessories Are you looking for engraving tools for your CNC engraving machine? Then you are exactly right with us. We offer suitable solid carbide engraving bits for precision processing in different materials.
If you would like to add additional ... more

CNC router with highest precision and high-speed: High-Z S-1000/

August 2018
29
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
CNC router with highest precision and high-speed: High-Z S-1000/ Our machine from the High-Z S/T series makes a good impression in terms of quality and accuracy. Whether milling, engraving, cutting or embossing, there are countless applications for which our CNC machine is ideally. Also, the number of ... more

From a short distance: CNC remote control

August 2018
21
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
From a short distance: CNC remote control With our wireless USB remote control, you can operate your CNC machine comfortably by standing directly at the machine. This gives you the possibility to control the machines basic functions, for example, approaching the zero points of ... more

5 reasons to purchase at CNC-STEP

August 2018
08
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
5 reasons to purchase at CNC-STEP Our competence and service: Top technology and support for your easy entry to the CNC world

Free, lifelong live-support with TeamViewer software! Our master and technicians will train and support you from our network worldwide on you ... more

Everything is turning!

July 2018
31
Author: Magdalene Michalek
Company: CNC-STEP GmbH & Co. KG
Everything is turning! With our rotary axis RounDINO 120, you can expand your current 3-axis CNC milling machine with a fourth axis.
For example, you can engrave text or photos on round workpieces or simply mill rounds and realize 360 ° milling ... more

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