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Software versions

Have you signed a software update agreement?

This allows you to update your Machine and Office Software to the next level.

  • Includes free Machine software updates
  • Includes free Office software updates
  • Machine software and Office software versions must match
  • For updates of additionally purchased Office licenses, the update packages for subsequent licenses are required
  • Online connection to the PC must be available

What do I need to do?
Please contact RAS. After checking the data, we will contact you. We need the following information:

  • Adress
  • Contact person with Email and Phone
  • Machine number

Version 3.1.07.31747

  • New folding beam tool geometries implemented
  • Fingers stay up when flipping the part
  • K-factors for steel aluminum and stainless implemented
  • Improved bending strategies implemented
  • Webserver: additional XML messages implemented
  • Joblist: "Start selected job" only starts a single job even if KIT production is selected, so that the part counter for the Webserver request is correct.

Version 3.1.04.29288

  • New upper beam tool geometries implemented
  • New folding beam tool geometries implemented
  • SnapTools are preferred over fixed corner tools
  • Use squaring arm in programs improved
  • Programming time significantly reduced
  • Optimization of the bending strategies
  • Machine configuration can be selected in Office software
  • Web server extended: Total number of kit can be selected
  • Multiple writing of save parameters from the tool menu prevented

Version 3.1.03.27544

  • New upper beam tool geometries implemented
  • Automatic retraction of the folding beam height axis from 85 degrees (prevents lifting of the part when opening the upper beam)
  • Optimizations of tool change strategies
  • Gaps between folding beam tools when flanges protrude beyond the bending line during the step bending of radii
  • Machine configuration expanded

Version 3.1.02.26673

  • New upper beam tool geometries implemented
  • New simulation model for extended gauging system
  • Tool change optimizations 
  • Improved bending strategies

Version 3.1.1.25707

  • Virtual Navigator (ViN) implemented
  • Lifting of negative pre-bent hems with the folding beam
  • Extended bending strategies for multiple tool stations
  • Strategies for gauging at "obtuse angles"
  • Bending strategy with closing hems from the front
  • Improved calculation when step bending negative radii
  • Optimized SnapTool sequences
  • Bending offset bends (bending tabs)
  • STEP import with selection of a part base in the import dialog
  • New manipulator configuration with new finger positions
  • Stop fingers position the part when closing hems
  • Tool change implemented in the job list
  • New upper beam, folding beam and lower beam tool geometries
  • Improved use of the squaring arm
  • Improved unfavorable stop position
  • Configuration menu implemented
  • Reading the All-in-One data reorganized
  • Parameter levels reorganized
  • New bending formula implemented for UpDown machines
  • Tool metadata integrated
  • Safety matrix implemented
  • Problem of missing flanges during STEP import solved

Note:

  • Bendex update only after consultation with RAS
  • PLC version 20180427 required
  • Version AAF of the safety controller required
  • Parameter adjustment required

Version 3.1.0.24904

  • Improved folding beam tool positions at multiple tool stations
  • Folding beam tool widths shown in the "Change tools" dialog

Version 3.1.0.24717

  • New upper beam tool geometries implemented
  • New folding beam tool geometries implemented
  • Positions of folding beam tools calculated for multiple tool station
  • Support function optimized and extended (variable upper beam open height)
  • Additional bending strategies for narrow U-profiles (profile pushed backwards)
  • Unnecessary tool changes eliminated

Version 3.0.13.24004

  • New upper beam tool geometries implemented
  • New folding beam tool geometries implemented
  • Tool meta data updated
  • Updated machine models integrated
  • Flange dimension corrections revised when part side changes
  • Animation of the SnapTools
  • Unnecessary tool changes eliminated

Version 3.0.11.23110

  • New upper beam tool geometries implemented
  • New folding beam tool geometries implemented
  • SnapTool corner tools implemented
  • ViN positioning support for blank loading implemented
  • Move around sequence of folding beam for flanges longer than 150 mm
  • Folding beam stop for narrow parts modified
  • Program alternatives with different base surfaces
  • Tooling startegy improved
  • Collision indications in machine optimized
  • Predefined camera positions in simulation optimized

Version 3.0.8.20657

  • New upper beam tool geometry implemented
  • New folding beam tool geometry implemented
  • Radius step bending implemented (with and without hybrid)
  • Folding beam height correction left/right (angle corretion)
  • Option: Front stop on bent flanges less than 90 degrees
  • Option (default deactivated): gauging on bent flanges more than 90 degrees
  • Option "Fill up upper beam free space" implemented
  • Upper beam intermediate stop disabled
  • Foot switch operation simplified

Version 3.0.6.19813

  • Tool change optimized
  • Tool change dialog extended
  • Multiple bending stations
  • Tool library extended
  • Warning signal for front stop
  • Column for squaring arm
  • Column for hybrid stop
  • Alternative strategies without hybrid stop

Version 3.0.4.19204

  • Squaring arm considered in program creation
  • Hole editor implemented
  • Improved screen clarity
  • MDM (Machine Data) added in service menu
  • Service emails can be sent
  • Tool database
  • Tool management including inventory management
  • Intelligent setup instructions: Situation based information about the positions of upper beam and folding beam tool segments before bending and during the bending sequence