Discover our best-in-class technologies, solutions and services to drive your success in automotive manufacturing with improved and reliable machine processes, ramped-up quality and reduced cost per part.
Whether your products are tire molds, lighting modules or car connectors, GF Machining Solutions is committed to offering you a differentiated solution, delivering long-term customer- added -value.
GF Machining Solutions proposes optimized and complete solutions for each tire mold application. System 3R tooling made to extend modularity and connection between processes and dedicated Customer services packages complete our offer.
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Our Automotive technologies
Together with 3D Systems, GF Machining Solutions helps bringing Additive Manufacturing technology from the research lab to the factory floor. Our two families of Laser-based Direct Metal Printing machines—the Factory line and the Flex line—offer clever engineering solutions and help the manufacturers of automotive components to build consistent and higher quality parts, even of large size.
Pioneering the world of five-axis Milling with Mikron Mill platforms, GF Machining Solutions is committed to increasing the productivity of automotive manufacturers, thanks to high-speed and high-performance solutions, our dynamic Step-Tec Spindles, our application-centric smart machine modules and the agility resulting from our System 3R Tooling and Automation solutions.
GF Machining Solutions' fully digitized Laser solutions accurately texture, engrave, microstructure, mark and label 2D and complex 3D geometries. They enable the creation of a variety of innovative textures on molded automotive interior components—with no limits.
GF Machining Solutions latest-generation EDM technologies and onboard machining strategies boost machining speed while maintaining surface integrity, leaving no visible recast layer.
Check out our manufacturing process: Master mold of tire in example
- Our optimized solutions for Tires include System 3R modular tooling and dedicated Customer services packages.
- MILL P 800 U milling machine
- Unique dust handling solution
- Direct engraving on MILL P 800 U with System 3R Clamping system, 1 minute set-up
- Laser texturing solution with LASER P 1000 U
- Perfect surface homogeneity with sand blasting on aluminium segment mold
- System 3R robot with pallet system for autonomous unattended production