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High-speed laser cutting and milling with a single clamping operations

Chinese machine builder develops advanced eight-axis CNC multi-function machining center

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CNC specialist NUM has helped the Chinese machine building company Original Point Machine Tools (OPMT) to develop an advanced eight-axis CNC machining center capable of processing many different types of materials, including metal, ceramics, glass and cemented carbide.The project is a corporation of three parts, which are OPMT, the machine builder; Xi'an Zhongke Microcrystalline Manufacturing, the laser system provider; and Guangdong Industry University, the buyer and investor.OPMT is a relatively small but fast-growing company that’s acquiring a reputation for complex engineering: after developing a four-axis milling center for an automotive production line, it then…

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