One of South Africa’s largest CNC Machine Tool and Metrology Equipment suppliers WD Hearn Machine Tools will be returning to the Electra Mining show this year. The company provides highly experienced technical support and quality after sale customer service, making it one of the industry sector’s household names.

W.D. Hearn was established in 1937 and presently has branches in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Durban and Port Elizabeth. Consistently up to date with the latest worldwide machine tool developments and technology market trends, WD Hearn makes a point of understanding all customers’ needs to ensure that professional and customer-specific advice is given to all job shop and production requirements.

WD Hearn Machine Tools has one of the largest and most highly skilled CNC service departments in the country. Focus is placed on sharing ownership of the installation of CNC machines into machine shops, through the expertise of knowledgeable sales people, skilled CNC technicians and CNC application engineers.

At this years Electra Mining Show WD Hearn will be displaying the highly impressive V-42iF Vertical Machining Center from Leadwell as well running demos on a range of Scantech’s world-class 3D Scanners.

Leadwell’s V-42iF 3-Axis Vertical Machining Center (with 4th Axis unit fitted) is one of the Taiwanese manufactuer’s best-selling machines globally. This Linear Way BT40 machine features a 10000rpm Ceramic Bearing Spindle, 24 position Servo Arm Type Tool Changer and 1000 x 520 x 610mm X/Y/Z Axis Travels. The V-42iF is another well balanced and brilliantly built machine from Leadwell, offering the quality you want along with stability and reliability.  

Scantech is one of the first companies in the world to focus so heavily on the research and development of high-tech handheld 3D visual measurement devices, with distribution reaching 60 countries. Scantech’s 3D scanners are non-contact metrology systems which utilize laser or structured light-based scanning technology. These innovative professional 3D laser scanners increase your productivity and optimize your product life cycle without the need to compromise between accuracy and efficiency.

WD Hearn will be in Hall 6 at Stand J21 for this year’s Electra Mining Show which runs from the 5th till the 9th of September at the Johannesburg Expo center. Join for a drink and some snacks!