The Zimmermann FZH event.
High performance machining of structural Aerospace parts.
14th November in Neuhausen, Germany
F. ZIMMERMANN GMBH
Bernhäuser Straße 35
73765 Neuhausen a.d.F.
Thursday 14th November 2019 – 8:30am – 5pm
This invite-only event has been created specifically for companies involved in the manufacture of structural Aerospace parts.
- Demonstration of the advantages of the ABC head and it’s elimination of the c-axis poling associated with pocket machining
- Introduction of the 125kW head and a demonstration of the impressive material removal rates achievable
- Machining cross-holes on rib components without the use of angled heads
- All of this in a machine that requires no bespoke foundation!
Return flights will be provided by Kingsbury for all attendees.
All outgoing journey times are for the 13th of November, all return journeys are on the evening of the 14th of November.
Heathrow – Stuttgart 16:05-18:45 – British Airways
Stuttgart – Heathrow – 19:40-20:25– British Airways
Birmingham – Stuttgart – 17:30-20:15 – Flybe
Stuttgart – Birmingham – 21:35-22:30 – Flybe
Dublin – Stuttgart (Via Frankfurt) –11:50-18:00 – Lufthansa
Stuttgart – Dublin (Via Frankfurt) – 18:50-22:55 – Flybe
Within minutes of Stuttgart Airport is Hotel Schwanen Filderstadt where all event guests will be staying on the night of the 13th of November:
Kingsbury will be hosting a dinner for all event attendees at nearby Shwanen Brau Brewery on the evening of the 13th of November:
|8:30am - 9am||Intro|
|9am - 9:30am||Machine technology demo|
|9:30am - 10am||Break|
|10am - 10:30am||Standard part demo||High speed pocket roughing|
|10:30am - 11:am||Rib demo||Back face roughing/ finish|
|11am - 12pm||Partner technology presentation||Haimer, SGS, Open Mind, Vericut|
|12pm - 12:45pm||Lunch|
|12:45pm - 1:30pm||Factory tour|
|1:30pm - 2pm||M3 ABC - calibration & theory|
|2pm - 2:30pm||Standard part demo||High speed finishing|
|2:30pm - 3pm||Rib demo||Side feet finishing|
|3pm - 3:30pm||Break|
|3:30pm - 4pm||Standard part demo||ABC head demo|
|4pm - 4:30pm||Rib demo||Front side rough & finish|
|4:30pm - 5pm||Summary|
|5pm||Event closing & thank you|
The Zimmermann FZH.
German manufacturer Zimmermann has introduced a new horizontal-spindle machining centre (HMC) for the efficient production of structural components in the aerospace industry.
The horizontal-spindle head has three CNC axes, therefore offering extra versatility with 2-axis heads for executing complex programs. Movement of ± 110 degrees in the A-axis, ± 225 degrees in the C-axis and the increase of ± 14 degrees in the B-axis removes the risk of singularity errors in cutter paths, without the need for avoidance algorithms. This means high productivity, exceptional surface finish and dimensional accuracy is maintained.