The Trumatic 1000 R is a new compact punching machine from this company. The machine is designed as an entry-level punching machine. According to the company, the product is a cost-effective way for beginners to enter the field of CNC sheet metal processing. The TC 1000 R features a working range of 50 inches by 80 inches, punching speed of up to 600 hits per minute and an automatic tool charger. A new software is also introduced on the punching machine. The software component simplifies programming, from creating the drawing to manual sheet layout to processing, according to the makers.

Trumpf Inc., Farmington Industrial Park, Farmington, CT 06032; (800) 255-6000; fax (800) 225-6680;