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2017-08-29 HEIDENHAIN at the EMO

HEIDENHAIN at the EMO
“Connecting systems for intelligent production” is the official motto of the EMO 2017, and there are numerous ideas on the subject. HEIDENHAIN’s approach is to make the machine shop – and the machine control expertise available there... Go to press info

2017-05-16 HEIDENHAIN at the Moulding Expo

HEIDENHAIN at the Moulding Expo
At the Moulding Expo 2017, HEIDENHAIN demonstrates how TNC control can simplify the use of existing data in networked production and how a new, intuitive operational design can make the user’s work easier... Go to press info

2017-04-12 HEIDENHAIN at the Control 2017: Product Innovations with Added Value for Your Production

HEIDENHAIN at the Control 2017: Product Innovations with Added Value for Your Production
At the Control 2017 in Stuttgart, we will show you new product developments that will ensure higher accuracy and greater efficiency in your production. Visit us from May 9 to 12 at Booth 4307 in Hall 4 and inform yourself on topics including... Go to press info

2017-01-27 ECA 4000 – Absolute Modular Angle Encoder for Safety-Related Applications

ECA 4000 – Absolute Modular Angle Encoder for Safety-Related Applications
With the absolute angle encoder of the ECA 4410 series, HEIDENHAIN offers an ideal solution for position acquisition for rotational axes in safety-related applications... Go to press info

2017-01-03 Inductive rotary encoders in plastics processing

Inductive rotary encoders in plastics processing
Machine designs for the injection molding of plastics increasingly depend on hybrid or even all-electric drive technology. High-efficiency electric drives close the mold, dose, inject and dispense as well as actuate the frequently coupled extraction robot... Go to press info

2016-10-12 Accurate filter positioning via HEIDENHAIN linear encoders

Accurate filter positioning via HEIDENHAIN linear encoders
Observation of the Sun with hitherto unattainable accuracy. Already today solar researchers can see that there is activity on the solar surface. But current instrumentation does not enable them to see the causes... Go to press info

2016-05-24 TS 642 – The universal replacement unit for all TS 6xx

TS 642 – The universal replacement unit for all TS 6xx
With the TS 642 touch probe, you can replace many other touch probes from HEIDENHAIN already in the field, such as the TS 640, TS 641, TS 649 and TS 632. The TS 642 touch probe shares the essential electrical and mechanical properties of the TS 640... Go to press info

2016-04-22 Exposed linear encoders from HEIDENHAIN with new signal processing ASIC

Exposed linear encoders from HEIDENHAIN with new signal processing ASIC
Exposed linear encoders from HEIDENHAIN are used wherever there is a need for positioning of extremely high accuracy or for a precisely defined motion, for which they always provide very stable scanning signals. However, contamination on the measuring standard or on the scanning reticle can impair these scanning signals... Go to press info

2016-02-01 The TNC 640 in Your Process Chain—Digital Order Handling Enters the Machine Shop

The TNC 640 in Your Process Chain—Digital Order Handling Enters the Machine Shop
Every company is different, of course, and has its own philosophy of organizing workflows. The basic links and steps of a process chain, however, can be compared. The design, programming, simulation, production planning and production stages must be seamlessly connected, and communication and data transfer have to be possible in all directions for digital order handling. Go to press info

2016-01-26 Angle encoder modules with integrated drive motor from HEIDENHAIN

Angle encoder modules with integrated drive motor from HEIDENHAIN
Smooth and high-precision motion control in one compact system HEIDENHAIN has developed angle encoder modules for very high measuring accuracy. They combine highly accurate angle encoders and high-precision bearings, and they are a true alternative to air-bearing axes regarding reproducible guideway accuracy. Go to press info

2015-11-16 HEIDENHAIN Service: long-term availability of parts, fast delivery and customer-friendly consulting

HEIDENHAIN Service: long-term availability of parts, fast delivery and customer-friendly consulting
Customer satisfaction has top priority at HEIDENHAIN. HEIDENHAIN Service ensures long-term parts availability over 20 years and provides fast delivery of replacement devices and spare parts as required. Go to press info

2015-10-07 HEIDENHAIN at the EMO 2015: Greater Efficiency through Accuracy

HEIDENHAIN at the EMO 2015: Greater Efficiency through Accuracy
Accuracy in production means greater machining efficiency with enhanced process safety. HEIDENHAIN underscores this statement in many ways at this year's EMO in Milan: with live presentations of the latest TNC 640 control and inspired demonstrations of high-precision position measuring with linear and angle encoders in closed-loop control systems. Go to press info

2014-11-25 New HEIDENHAIN Controls Replace the TNC 150, TNC 151 and TNC 155

New HEIDENHAIN Controls Replace the TNC 150, TNC 151 and TNC 155
They're genuine classics among numeric contouring controls: HEIDENHAIN controls of the TNC 150 series consisting of the TNC 150, TNC 151 and TNC 155 controls have been reliably providing their services on milling machines across the world for more than 30 years. HEIDENHAIN has ensured the complete supply of spare parts and replacement devices throughout this period, but technical progress ... Go to press info

2014-11-12 HEIDENHAIN Touch Probes: Practical Measurement of Workpieces and Tools

HEIDENHAIN Touch Probes: Practical Measurement of Workpieces and Tools
Together with the control, workpiece touch probes from HEIDENHAIN precisely capture the position and orientation of workpieces. This information makes it easy to align the workpiece to be machined, and to set datums on it. Tool touch probes from HEIDENHAIN help to identify wear or tool edge breakage in good time via the precise measurement of tool dimensions and with cyclic wear control. Go to press info

2014-11-11 HEIDENHAIN at SPS IPC Drives 2014

HEIDENHAIN at SPS IPC Drives 2014
Wherever and whenever rotary encoders, angle encoders, or linear encoders are needed for exact, reliable, and safe determination of the position and orientation, HEIDENHAIN is the first choice. Numerous new encoders for use in electronic automation technology confirm this at the SPS IPC Drives trade show in Nuremberg... Go to press info

2014-11-06 Absolute Rotary Encoders from HEIDENHAIN

Absolute Rotary Encoders from HEIDENHAIN
Absolute rotary encoders from HEIDENHAIN for machine tools are high-precision measured value recording devices for rotary motion. They detect position modifications at high resolution and send corresponding signals in high quality to the control immediately following encoder switch-on. Their classic field of application includes infeed torque motors and rotary axes in automation processes, ... Go to press info

2014-09-23 HEIDENHAIN Repairs to Meet Customer’s Wishes

HEIDENHAIN Repairs to Meet Customer’s Wishes
Technically leading products, durability, customer focus, orientation to practice—these are the values that HEIDENHAIN represents. This applies in particular in the event that repairs become necessary. Then HEIDENHAIN is at your side, as a competent and reliable partner who can help quickly and without red tape. For example, it offers a selection between a functional repair and premium repair. Go to press info

2014-02-04 New Rotary Encoders Series for Use with High Bearing Loads

New Rotary Encoders Series for Use with High Bearing Loads
With its RIQ 425 and IQN 425, HEIDENHAIN is expanding its range of absolute rotary encoders with contamination-resistant inductive scanning and 58 mm housing diameter. The new rotary encoders with integral bearing are characterized by their high permissible bearing loading and are conceived for applications in which the encoder is driven by belts or a gear on the encoder shaft. Go to press info

2013-12-09 Absolute Sealed Linear Encoder for Measuring Lengths up to 28 Meters

Absolute Sealed Linear Encoder for Measuring Lengths up to 28 Meters
The LC 200 absolute sealed linear encoder is setting new standards for applications on machine tools with especially long axes. Now, just after its introduction, further important interface variants have been added. In addition to the EnDat 2.2 interface, starting immediately, the Fanuc alpha i and Mitsubishi 03-04 interfaces are also available. Go to press info

2013-11-06 HEIDENHAIN at the SPS/IPC/DRIVES

HEIDENHAIN at the SPS/IPC/DRIVES
At this year’s SPS/IPC/DRIVES, HEIDENHAIN is presenting innovative position encoders for drives and automation. Thanks to their optical, robust inductive scanning, they provide precise position and speed control in demanding applications... Go to press info

2013-09-09 HEIDENHAIN at the EMO —“Dynamic Efficiency”

HEIDENHAIN at the EMO —“Dynamic Efficiency”
With “Dynamic Efficiency,” HEIDENHAIN combines important functions of TNC controls for heavy machining. They make the machine operator’s work easier, but also make the manufacturing process itself faster, more stable and more predictable... Go to press info

2013-07-05 MSE 1000 – Modular Electronics

MSE 1000 – Modular Electronics
With its new modular electronics for multipoint inspection apparatuses, HEIDENHAIN is offering a reliable and powerful product that completely covers the stringent requirements of production-integrated metrology... Go to press info

2013-05-27 ACANTO Absolute Length Gauge

ACANTO Absolute Length Gauge
At this year’s Control trade show, HEIDENHAIN will be presenting a length gauge of the ACANTO series with a measuring length of 30 mm. These length gauges are characterized by their absolute... Go to press info

2013-05-23 New Rotary Encoder Variants for Automation Technology

New Rotary Encoder Variants for Automation Technology
HEIDENHAIN is expanding its product range of absolute rotary encoders in the ECN/EQN 400 series with PROFIBUS and PROFINET interfaces in the design with 58 mm housing diameter... Go to press info

2012-11-15 New sealed linear encoders with steel measuring standard

New sealed linear encoders with steel measuring standard
HEIDENHAIN has revised its product range of high-accuracy sealed linear encoders of the LF series in slim-line and full-size versions with significant improvements with regard to accuracy and reliability... Go to press info

2012-11-06 A New Generation of HEIDENHAIN Touch Probes

A New Generation of HEIDENHAIN Touch Probes
The new touch probes TS 460 and TT 460 feature two transmission methods: infrared and radio. Combining the advantages of infrared with those of radio... Go to press info

2012-07-17 Interactive Learning Solution from HEIDENHAIN

Interactive Learning Solution from HEIDENHAIN
HIT—the new CNC learning solution from HEIDENHAIN. HIT stands for HEIDENHAIN Interactive Training. This didactically designed learning solution teaches the most important elements of a CNC machine and imparts fundamental knowledge about CNC programming... Go to press info

2012-01-12 Maximum Precision for a New View

Maximum Precision for a New View
The international ALMA project is a source of prestige for all those involved. Although the observatory is to be completed in 2013... Go to press info

2011-05-23 EBI 1135 Inductive Rotary Encoder with Compact Dimensions

EBI 1135 Inductive Rotary Encoder with Compact Dimensions
Multiturn encoders for robotics and automation. The new rotary encoder distinguishes itself in particular with optimized inductive scanning together with a sturdy design. Go to press info

2011-05-02 Rotary encoders

Rotary encoders
New PROFINET and PROFIBUS Rotary Encoders for Automation Technology... The HEIDENHAIN program of rotary encoders for integration... Go to press info

2011-01-17 New Generation of Angle Encoders

The absolute angle encoders from HEIDENHAIN with integral bearings and hollow shafts have long been setting the standard for angular measurement in the range of a few angular seconds. Go to press info

2010-08-04 Record – Longest Sealed Linear Encoder Ever Built

Record – Longest Sealed Linear Encoder Ever Built
Ingersoll Machine Tools (Rockford, Illinois) faced a formidable challenge in manufacturing North America’s largest five-axis gantry-type milling machine with a working envelope comprising a width of 8 m, a length of 62 m, and a height of approximately 2.5 m. Go to press info

2010-04-21 HR 1120 Electronic Handwheel

HR 1120 Electronic Handwheel
Retooling and setup processes to change formats or position objects on machines and manufacturing systems with numerous axes in automation technology are often still conducted by handwheel. In such cases, electronic handwheels make workpiece setup easier.
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2010-03-30 ACANTO Absolute Length Gauge

ACANTO Absolute Length Gauge
At this year’s Control trade show in Stuttgart, Germany, HEIDENHAIN will be presenting new length gauges of the ACANTO Series... Go to press info

2009-12-01 TT 449 Tool Touch Probe

TT 449 Tool Touch Probe
The new TT 449 tool touch probe from HEIDENHAIN transmits its switching signals via infrared transmission, permitting automatic measurement of tools in numerically controlled machine tools. This eliminates the need for cables in the machine's working space. The touch probe is therefore suitable for applications where unrestricted movement of the axes as well as tilting... Go to press info