Drilling on the FlexCNC

FlexCNC Live Demo with Allied Machine & Engineering

FlexCNC YouTube LIVE Demo Friday, April 10, 11:00 AM EST Join us as we test two different Allied Machine & Engineering drills on the FlexCNC Interact with us and see how the FlexCNC performs in real-time! https://youtu.be/cNI-RkKPaeo Watch Live Stream Here! Add Live Stream to Calendar
Part Manipulator lifting 80 pound discs

Lifting 80 lb. Discs Easily and Efficiently with the PM-22A

See how the PM-22A makes lifting heavy parts effortless for the user.
PM-33S Part Manipulator

Picking and Placing 50 lb. Parts with the PM-33S Part Manipulator

The PM-33S model arm with a custom end effector utilizes a pneumatic gripper to pick and place 50 lb. parts into a tensile strength testing machine.
PM-33A Part Manipulator

Lifting Heavy Parts with the PM-33A Part Manipulator

See how the PM-33A part manipulator eliminates strain and injury due to heavy manual lifting.
PM-22A Part Manipulator with Custom End Effector

Eliminate Two-Person Lifting with the PM-22A Part Manipulator

This application features FlexArm's PM-22A model arm with a custom end effector that utilizes a long-stroke pneumatic gripper to pick up 6 different parts. This solution eliminates the customer's current "buddy lift" protocol, making a two-person operation easily and efficiently accomplished by one.
B-19-RG FlexArm

Reduce Operator Fatigue and Repetitive Motion Injuries with the B-19-RG

See how this simple ergonomic solution prevents operator fatigue and repetitive motion injuries.
Pendulum Mode on the FlexCNC

Machine Parts Faster: Using Pendulum Mode to Eliminate Spindle Downtime

The FlexCNC produces parts faster than other CNC's. The Pendulum Mode lets an operator fixture parts while the machine is running resulting in 100% spindle uptime.
Drilling Holes with the FlexCNC VMC

Improve Cycle Times by Choosing the Right Drill (Time Study)

See how the FlexCNC-Long Bed VMC paired with Allied Insert Drills are speeding up drilling processes. Watch the time study to see which drill had a faster cycle time.
FlexCNC Maintenance

FlexCNC Daily Maintenance Tips

Keep the FlexCNC in good working order with these daily maintenance tips.
Drilled and Chamfered part

How to Increase Throughput by 300% or More with FlexCNC and Allied Tooling

See how shops are saving time and money while increasing throughput by 300% with the FlexCNC and Allied Drills.

R&B Wagner Inc. Testimonial

R&B Wagner Inc. wanted to find the best way to fixture and machine long parts. See how they are using the FlexCNC to save time and money in their shop.
Flow Drilling on the FlexCNC

Sentry Equipment Testimonial

Sentry Equipment utilizes their FlexCNC for flow drilling, milling, and form tapping NPT holes. See why the FlexCNC is an essential machine in their plant.
Drilling into Pipe with the CNC

Felker Bros. Reduced Drilling Time by 50 Percent with the FlexCNC

Learn how the Felker Bros. saved time and increased productivity by combining multiple steps into one process on the FlexCNC.

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See FlexArm | FlexCNC at FABTECH Booth A3254

FlexArm | FlexCNC will be exhibiting at FABTECH in Booth A3254 this year, November 11 - 14. On the FlexArm side, we will have our GH-18 and GH-45 Hydraulic Tapping Arms on display, and will be running demonstrations of how easy it is to tap 1/4", 3/8", 1/2", and 1 1/2". https://youtu.be/ZhXglcx-BQY For the FlexCNC, we'll have our 20' x 2' C-Series FlexCNC vertical machining center and will be running demos to...
FlexArm Ribbot Cutting 2019 Wapakoneta OH

How Many Holes Can You Tap in 5 Minutes?

A recap of the 2019 Open House "For The Record" at FlexArm, as well as their attempt at breaking the world record for most holes tapped in 5 minutes.
FlexArm External Threading

How To Cut External Threading Time While Maintaining Precise Quality

Eliminate extra time spent external threading by hand or in the lathe with a FlexArm solution that guarantees perpendicularity and precise accuracy.
3D Printer at FlexArm

3D Printing in Manufacturing

Learn how 3D printing has been implemented into the manufacturing process at FlexArm | FlexCNC for prototypes and custom end effectors.

Tapping with a Pneumatic vs. Hydraulic Arm: Choosing the Right Solution

FlexArm offers two main types of tapping arms: pneumatic and hydraulic-driven. But the question is, which one is better? Well, it depends on your situation.
Drilling with Fosdick Radial Drill Press

Time Study: Radial Drill Press vs. FlexCNC

See how quickly the FlexCNC can drill 1 1/2" holes compared to a standard radial drill press.