Cutting Composites: Knife

Cutting Composites: Knife Composites are known for their layered design and reinforced strength, however not all composite materials can be cut with the same amount of power and speed. As discussed in previous articles, composite materials come in all shapes, sizes, and thicknesses; therefore, there

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SigmaTEK and Roadtec: A Story of Automation

SigmaTEK and Roadtec: Automation, Together Over the last 23 years, SigmaTEK Systems has had the opportunity to work with numerous outstanding organizations around the world who depend on SigmaNEST software to help them complete their most important work. For the month of September, SigmaNEST would like to share how

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Cutting Composites: Waterjet

Cutting Composites: Waterjet Cutting composite material almost always requires a different approach than more traditional materials like metals because of its homogenous characteristics. Using conventional cutting applications and machining techniques on composite material could cost your shop thousands of unnecessary dollars in tool wear and

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The Aerospace Industry – Championing the Use of Composite Material

The Aerospace Industry - Championing the use of Composite Material Aerospace is one of the largest and arguably most influential champions of engineered composite materials. Since their development and mainstream implementation, composites have changed the way that commercial aircraft, military craft, helicopters,

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Composites: The Material of the Future

Composites: The Material of the Future From coal in the 1800’s to plastic in 1907, materials have shaped our ability to innovate. In recent years, during the late 20th to early 21st century, the use of composite materials has changed the way

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Design for Manufacturing |Press Brake Best Practices

Design for Manufacturing – Press Brake Best Practices To wrap up our Design for Manufacturing series, SigmaNEST consulted with Matt Calkins, Senior Application Engineer, to discuss three key design considerations when using a press brake. 1. Internal radii The

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Whats New: SigmaNEST X1.3

Whats New: SigmaNEST X1.3 With SigmaNEST X1.3, fabricators can expect to see increased speed and quality as the software allows their machines to achieve peak performance. SigmaNEST X1.3 introduces a multitude of additional innovations including: ►    New CAD Repair Geometry Import Options ►    New PDF and Image

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Design for Manufacturing using Router

Design for Manufacturing using Router Designing parts to be produced on router machines comes with a unique set of obstacles. Wood can be very challenging to work with because of its delicate nature and the extensive number of tools used in the

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SigmaTEK To Showcase Router Capabilities at AWFS

The SigmaTEK team heads out to Las Vegas this week for the annual AWFS show at the Las Vegas Convention Center. SigmaTEK associates plan to demonstrate SigmaNEST's wide range of software solutions and expertise. We are located at Booth 10047 to discuss specific customer challenges

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Design for Manufacturing Using SOLIDWORKS

Design for Manufacturing Using SOLIDWORKS SOLIDWORKS is a popular computer-aided design (CAD) program used by manufacturers around the world. Designing parts in SOLIDWORKS has become second nature for many engineers as the use of the application has spread and the software’s ability

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