Presetter For Precision Machining

Command Tooling Systems' Digiset 6 presetter makes presetting boring and milling tools quick and easy, according to the company. The presetter features digital camera imaging that shows measuring results almost instantly on the on-board color display. Operators can manage as many as 1,000 tools simultaneously and choose from programs that perform axial and radial runout inspection, cutting-edge inspection, zero-point monitoring and measurement of multi-bladed tools.

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Command Tooling Systems' Digiset 6 presetter makes presetting boring and milling tools quick and easy, according to the company. The presetter features digital camera imaging that shows measuring results almost instantly on the on-board color display. Operators can manage as many as 1,000 tools simultaneously and choose from programs that perform axial and radial runout inspection, cutting-edge inspection, zero-point monitoring and measurement of multi-bladed tools.

The presetter's Image Controller software offers a "push and click" selection for gathering pertinent information regarding the cutting tool. Symbols and a short description explain the selection made.

Other features include pneumatic indexing, memory for 99 zero points, adjustable lighting and a memory stick for updating.

The company offers the Digest 6 Model 400 with 15.75" × 15.75" measuring range and the Digest 5 Model 600 with large 15.75" × 23.62" measuring range. Both models feature a complete package including the presetter with cutting-edge inspection, table and printer.

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