News

New 3 axis CNC installed

23 May 2017

Continuing our ongoing investment, we have  now commissioned our third Quaser MV184 3 axis CNC, with the latest Heidenhain TNC640 control.

New Faro inspection arm installed

1 November 2014

We have installed our third CMM, a Faro Edge inspection arm, to complement the recent acquisition of our latest 5 axis CNC machine. With a fully integrated laser scanning system, the Faro arm allows us to choose either contact or non contact inspection, as well as enabling us to reverse engineer any physical part.

New Mazak 5 axis CNC installed

20 September 2014

Our third Mazak 5 axis CNC, a Variaxis J600 5X, is now installed and fully operational. Ideal for our F1 work, and for the machining of jigs and fixtures, we are now even more well equipped for the machining of complex-geometry metallic moulds and tools, and ready for the  2015 build period that is rapidly Read more

VERICUT verification software capacity increased

13 August 2014

As part of our ongoing capital investment, we have acquired our second licence of VERICUT verification software. VERICUT simulates the CNC machines running our toolpaths before we commence machining. We are able to detect, and address, errors and potential collisions, which allows us to run the CNCs unmanned during lights out machining with full confidence. Read more

Central Patternmaking Delivery

New website launched

11 August 2014

The new Central Patternmaking website is now live. Updated to more clearly demonstrate our capabilities, the website fully communicates the services we can provide to our customers. Many thanks to website developers Kaweb for their assistance.

I have been using CPM for the last year and I have been pleased with the product.

CPM always involve you with regards to design, in line with your requirements. The quality of communication is good. Cost is dependent upon fixture complexity and is on par with the current market value. With regard to timings and delivery, they have met my requirements.

At present CPM are my preferred UK Supplier.

Craig Hodson, NMI Quality Engineer, Sertec Group Holdings Ltd