HEIDENHAIN Corporation

333 E State Parkway

Schaumburg, IL 60173 US

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As Seen In Production Machining

Pilot 640 Offers Time Savings
Heidenhain’s lathe control, the CNC Pilot 640, is now available with upgrades.

David Doyle

Heidenhain Announces New CEO
Mr. Doyle started with Heidenhain Corp. in 2016 as V.P. of sales and marketing, bringing with him more than 25 years of experience in international capital equipment business and technical support management.

Figure of ironless motors.

The Advantages of Direct-Drive Technology for Manufacturing
Direct-drive technology, the force of a motor being directly applied to a mechanism without any intermediate drivetrain such as a gearbox or toothed belt, has been around for more than 40 years, but some machine builders still may not fully appreciate its benefits.

User and the new touch technology

TNC 640 Now Offered with Touch Technology
The popular TNC 640 is now available with touch technology that supplements the field-proven cycles and functions.

Michigan Hyperloop

Heidenhain Supports UM Hyperloop Team
Heidenhain Corp. is supporting the University of Michigan’s Hyperloop team with a sponsorship, as well as donation of motion control feedback for its high-speed pod.

Digital readout

ND 5023 DRO for Machinists Improves Readability
Heidenhain’s ND 5023 digital readout (DRO) comes equipped with a TFT color display that improves the readability of the information displayed over older models.

Length gage

Length Gage Measures Applications in Harsh Environments
The Heidenhain-Specto ST 3087 RC length gage measures applications in harsh environments such as in metal-cutting production areas and has an IP 67 level ingress protection to allow parts to be measured directly at the grinding, cutting, or forming location.

Heidenhain Donates Equipment to University
To enable further advancements in metrology, Heidenhain Corp. recently donated a new EIB interface box with cabling and ACCOM software to UNC Charlotte’s Center for Precision Metrology.

Tablet showing machine monitoring

StateMonitor Software for TNCs Evaluates Processes Remotely
Heidenhain Corp.’s StateMonitor is for CNC manufacturing personnel who are implementing connected systems, is an option with Heidenhain TNC controls and connects with PC systems to view data and evaluate control processes remotely and in real-time.

Grid encoder

KGM 282 Grid Encoder Test CNC Machines
Heidenhain’s KGM 281 grid encoder has a measuring range of 140 mm in diameter and an increased accuracy of ±1 μm, and the model’s grid plate with phase grating has an optical measuring standard and is embedded in a two-piece aluminum holder. 

CNC milling machine

CNC Milling Machine is Fitted with Acu-Rite Control System
600 UK’s MillPWRG2 CNC milling machine programs parts, manufactures one-offs and small batch components, mills prototype and test components, utilizes the conversational programming system for cutting, and produces parts with 1-µm resolution scales. 

Cycle 444 probing cycle

TNC 640 Mill-Turn has a 3D Probing Cycle Option
Heidenhain’s TNC 640 mill-turn has a 3D probing cycle option called Cycle 444 to meet increased requirements for automation and advanced probing routines that inspect free form surfaces where measurement positions are often difficult to capture.

Magnetic modular angle encoders

Magnetic Spindle Encoders Have Functionally Safe Axes
Heidenhain Corp.’s ERM 2200 magnetic modular angle encoders have functional safety in mind as the growing EU standard trend is to require functionally safe axes on machines.

Contouring control with touch screen

TNC 620 Contouring Controls Features Touchscreen Technology
Heidenhain’s TNC 620 contouring control with touchscreen has a workshop-oriented operational design and conversational programming that combines contouring controls with the latest in touchscreen technology. 

SRP 5000

SRP 5000 System Combines Encoder, Bearing, and Torque Motor
Heidenhain’s SRP 5000 angular positioning system incorporates its MRP 5000 angle encoder with accomplished bearing technology along with a ETEL torque motor with ultra-low detent torque, allowing for very high stiffness with low cost of ownership.

David Doyle, President and Managing Director

Heidenhain Announces New President/Managing Director
The Dr. Johannes Heidenhain GmbH company announces the appointment of David Doyle as President and Managing Director of Heidenhain Corporation, effective July 1, 2017.

Touch Probe for Machine Tools Uses Pressure-Sensing
With this accuracy and repeatability, machined part verification is no longer a challenge.

Heidenhain Hires New Vice President
With more than 25 years of extensive management experience, David Doyle assumes the day-to-day responsibilities of the sales and marketing departments.

MC Machinery Appoints Northeast Regional Sales Manager for Machining Division
MC Machinery Systems Inc. has hired Kevin Piedimonte for the position of northeast regional sales manager, machining.

Heidenhain Hires New Product Specialist for Machine Tool Division
Heidenhain Corporation has hired Thomas F. LaRocca as a machine tool product specialist.

Product Categories of HEIDENHAIN Corporation

Calibration Equipment
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Software (Sold Independent of Hardware)
Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Units
Digital Readout (DRO) Units
Digitizing/Scanning Systems
Encoders/Resolvers
Flatness Measuring Equipment
Handwheels, Knobs, Cranks, etc.
Interferometers
Laser Measurement Systems
Lifting & Positioning Equipment
Linear Scales
Non-Servo Electric Motors (Including Spindles, Drive Units & Power Feeds)
Probes, Electromechanical
Programmable Logic Controls (PLC)
Retrofitting, Rebuilding, Remanufacturing Services
Roundness Measuring Equipment
Tool Condition Monitoring Systems
Tool Presetters
Vision Systems

Trade Names

Acu-Rite
Certo
DIADUR
Double Ball Bar
EnDat
EnDat 2.2
Evaluation Software
Grid Plate
KGM
LIDA
Manual Plus M
Metro
Positip
RSF
Specto
TNC