Continuous, reliable process and tool monitoring has long become essential for companies to ensure productivity, quality and flexibility. STAR Micronics has developed a retrofit solution to monitor the cutting force.

More quality with less manpower: starting with our FANUC 30i the brand-new star* cutting force monitoring can also be retrofitted via the control panel. You can use this function to simultaneously monitor up to 50 tools on the 15 inch touchscreen.


  • additional 15 inch touchscreen in separate housing
  • enables monitoring display parallel to CNC program on the machine screen
  • min. drill diameter approx. D = 3 mm, depending on the process and the material
  • no need to stop during the measurement cycle
  • integrated tool and program management
  • integrated alarm history
  • freely selectable number of teach cycles
  • automatic saving of measurement data for tool optimisation and error analysis
  • simultaneously multi-monitoring of up to 12 tools / axes
  • display of history data to improve process
  • user interface intuitive and easy to use
  • retrofit possible from FANUC 30i (all types from approx. 2008)
  • installation at the top on the control panel
  • option: network connection to display process data in office

Please advise us which machine type you require.
You will receive an offer for this machine with a standard configuration.


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