Ian Llewellyn and Tony Bowkett describe the Productivity Partnership between Vero Software and Nikken Kosakusho. The video shows 5-axis machining of an impeller using the Nikken 5AX-350 table on a Bridgeport machine, programmed by VISI CAD/CAM and using the Cycle Def 128 (TCPM - Tool Centre Point Management) function of the Heidenhain iTNC530 controller.
VISI is acknowledged as one of the world's leading PC based CAD CAM software solutions for the Mould & Die industries. It offers a unique combination of applications, fully integrated wireframe, surface and solid modelling, comprehensive 2D, 3D and 5-axis machining strategies with dedicated high speed routines.
Precision manufacturing specialist, Siet invested in VISI to help simplify the most complex manufacturing projects which includes 5-axis milling of components ranging from a diameter of 1 mm to 1200 mm.