Do you find it challenging to justify building a permanent fixture in terms of lead time and expense? If YES, then you need a flexible Modular Fixture Designer (MFD) solution for your machine shop. Adding a modular fixture system to your company is an ideal solution for many workholding problems.
Modular Fixture System is a valuable tool for every machine shop. If you are looking for the Modular Fixture Designer solution, then we are here to help you, from training to implementation and support. Our solution has the potential to accommodate a wide range of workpiece sizes. We have also partnered with the FCS System, which is a renowned industry leader, to help our users with the best possible solution.
Why choose Modular Fixture Designer?
MFD poses multiple benefits to its users. Some of them are given below:
Quickly identify best seat hole positions for setup component
Use optimized system-generated component combinations
Need a smaller number of setups than conventional methods
Improves repeatability and productivity
Work within the already familiar Siemens NXTM software system
No hassle of data translation
Easily choose a desired component position with the projected grid points
Choose components from the expanding FCS component portfolio
Easily generate customized setup reports
What to expect from Modular Fixture Designer training?
The user will learn to:
Access up-to 5 faces on the workpiece without restrictions
Reduce the number of setups
Easily remove and assemble workpiece while maintaining the zero-reference point
Quickly clamp at original zero reference point during engineering changes or reworks
Position workpiece for best machining chip removal
Optimize machine workload
Use during complete production cycle from design to tryouts
Visually find positioning opportunities for setup components using projected grid
Data translation not required
Ideal for Siemens NXTM users
Obtain optimum combination of setup components
Easily manage multiple manufacturing setups
Verify for potential interference results for the selected configuration
Generate setup reports for shop floor