When Manufacturing Meets Art

Have you ever considered all the possibilities you can create with your CNC machine? Dom Riccobene and his family purchased a router equipped with a Fagor control for the intended purpose of designing prototype paving systems. With some creativity and cinematic mastery, he was able to repurpose that router to create beautiful landscape pieces to the delight of over 240K followers worldwide!

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L3 Modular Encoder – Accuracy combined with Contamination Resistance

Specially designed for a high-performance environment requiring speed and accuracy, the L series modular encoder has always been a staple of accuracy for large scale machines. Now perfected with new opto-electronic technology and a vastly improved body design.

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Big Success at AWFS Woodworking Show! First NA trade show since 2019

At North America’s largest woodworking show, we got the chance to interview the company behind some of the most eye-catching UV-visual art for various rides at Disney World & Universal Studios. We also got the chance to give Tony Gunn a tour of our booth and showcase our new Industry 4.0 solution, HMI Elite.

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Five-axis machine for research projects

Rey Juan Carlos University will use a five-axis machine in its research projects. The fourth largest Spanish university has recently acquired one of the most advanced models of the Bulgarian company RAIS , a machine including Fagor Automation technology. [+ info] “Five-axis machine for research projects”

Project IIOT4ALL has been successfully completed

The IIOT4ALL project has been successfully completed. This project, carried out in collaboration with AFM cluster and Savvy Data Systems, has aimed to deploy and validate a solution to acces a management system of a plant that integrates devices from previous generations that are not compatible with the new communication standards. [+ info] “Project IIOT4ALL has been successfully completed”

Fagor Automation estimates that sales in the Chinese market will be up to 150% after the CIMT show

The China International Machine Tool Show CIMT 2021 has taken us back to times we thought we would not return to for quite some time. CIMT is one of the most popular international exhibitions for the machine tool suppliers from all over the world, and it has given us the opportunity to meet our customers face to face again.

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Design and manufacture of a high-precision encoder for space applications

Fagor Automation has accepted a new challenge: the design and manufacture of a high precision encoder for space applications. [+ info] “Design and manufacture of a high-precision encoder for space applications”

Why Linear Encoders are a NECCESITY on CNC Machine Rebuilds

Sometimes, it can make more sense to get a retrofitted CNC machine than to purchase new. Eagle Machine Tool Corporation has been upgrading Computer Numerical Controls (CNCs) in mechanical machine tools for 30 years. When it comes to retrofitting boring mills, they say that they do not retrofit without mounting linear scales. However, does it matter if the linear encoders are made from a different manufacturer than the CNC Control?

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How Fagor overcame adversity at the 1969 Tour de France

The year was 1969, and while Fagor Automation hadn’t existed yet, the Fagor Group itself was participating in Tour de France. In this grand tour, Luis Ocaña, a member of the Fagor cycling team, suffered a fall while competing on the Ballon d’Alsacie stage. Despite severe injuries, the Fagor team together was able to complete the 83 mile course.

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High-level automotive, also with Toni Elias

Most of the employees at Fagor Automation have one thing in common: we all very passionate about Motorcycle Racing! That’s why it was a dream come true when Fagor Automation officially sponsored Spain’s own professional motorcycle racer, Toni Elias, for the 2020 season.

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