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.
See how the PM-33A part manipulator eliminates strain and injury due to heavy manual lifting.
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.
See how this simple ergonomic solution prevents operator fatigue and repetitive motion injuries.
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.
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.
Keep the FlexCNC in good working order with these daily maintenance tips.
See how shops are saving time and money while increasing throughput by 300% with the FlexCNC and Allied Drills.
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.
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.
Learn how the Felker Bros. saved time and increased productivity by combining multiple steps into one process on the FlexCNC.
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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...
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.
Eliminate extra time spent external threading by hand or in the lathe with a FlexArm solution that guarantees perpendicularity and precise accuracy.
Learn how 3D printing has been implemented into the manufacturing process at FlexArm | FlexCNC for prototypes and custom end effectors.
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.
See how quickly the FlexCNC can drill 1 1/2" holes compared to a standard radial drill press.
Learn how RockRabbit Guitars will cut their machine time in half by tapping 18 holes in their titanium part with a FlexArm instead of thread milling.