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Star Cutter Company and Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence have established a partnership where the ESPRIT CAM software is now pre-packaged to run the Star Cutter 5-axis NXT tool grinders right out of the box.  Designed to aid manufacturers of hip rasps, rotary files, bone files, drills and other complex tooling, this partnership combines ESPRIT's proven ability in intricate part programming with Star Cutter's medical tooling process knowledge for a powerful grinding solution.

To be competitive in medical tool grinding, it’s essential to have machine flexibility, state-of-the-art programming, and simulation capability. This collaboration ensures faster launch and error-free program code for our customers, each and every time. Read the full news release…


With powerful programming, accurate simulation, and machine-optimized G-code, ESPRIT delivers a large-scale impact, driving CNC machines more efficiently and fully utilizing machine capabilities. With ESPRIT, programming is simplified, and productivity goes up as both setup and cycle times drop.



Our Medical Industry Expert

Our medical tool grinding package offering is enhanced by our medical industry specialist Matt Dahms of Shop Solutions, a company that specializes in manufacturing solutions for surgical tools used in orthopedic applications. With over 35 years of cutting tool industry experience, Matt has proven skills in designing and manufacturing quality cutting tools including the development of bone removal tools. He attends several orthopedic shows every year, often conducts consultations with surgeons and is even asked to be on-hand during orthopedic surgeries. His knowledge of surgical tool manufacturing ensures that our customers will receive excellent process support with any investment in the Star Cutter NXT medical grinding package.

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Star Cutter Company brings you its new NXT with ESPRIT CAM software pre-packaged with NXT-specific post processors and machine templates.

  • Flexibility suited for lower volume production
  • Small footprint, large grind zone
  • Modular design that quickly adapts to application requirements
  • Optional 12,000 RPM wheel dresser for maintaining precision contours on grinding wheels