Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Pick-Up Turning Lathes feature modular design.

February 13, 2015

Intended for use in manufacturing of medium and large batch runs, VL-Series is based on vertical pick-up system and features compact footprint that reduces floor space requirements while affording layout flexibility. There are 4 sizes available for handling 100–400 mm dia components, and all machines feature tool turret with up to 12 (driven) tools. Other features include integrated O-automation system, vertical layout, self-loading spindle, and MINERALIT® polymer concrete machine body. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Lathe accelerates small-part production.

December 8, 2014

Featuring 5 ft x 6 ft, 3 in. footprint, Tongtai Q5 CNC Gang-type Lathe is equipped with 6,000 rpm, 7.5 hp spindle motor and offers rapid traverse rate of 1,181 ipm. Tool capacity, depending on workpiece being processed, is 4–6 ID or OD. Optional automation system combines bar feeder, part catcher, and part conveyor. For longer-term, higher-volume automated production, 8-pallet or 2-pallet gantry-loader-type part stockers are offered to handle parts up to 2 in. in diameter and 1.5 in. in length. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Lathes .

November 26, 2014

Respectively offering 8 and 10 in. chucks and 2 ½ and 3 in. bar capacity, box way built models LTC-208 and LTC-210 can be used for production as well as Job Shop applications. Both feature Live Tooling as well as Fanuc drives and motors.
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Welding Equipment & Supplies, Machinery & Machining Tools

Multi-Process Welding Lathe features PLC-based controls.

November 11, 2014

Capable of sub arc, open arc, and gas-shielded welding using single torch, Multi-Process Horizontal Lathe is suited for users that remanufacture slab caster rolls, shell rolls, and mandrel bars. Onboard second torch is provided for bore welding down to 4 in. ID. With adaptive spindle speed compensation, operators do not need to adjust wire-feed speed or spindle speed to accommodate change in diameter. Machine includes 12 in. color HMI and open-naming convention for part configuration storage. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Twin Spindle CNC Lathe offers 16 second production time.

October 2, 2014

Equipped with 11 kW spindle motor providing spindle speeds up to 4,500 rpm, Model MW120GTEX delivers rigidity and high-precision processing. Machine features 8 turret stations, 2-piece turret coupling, and twin independent gantries for optimized throughput. Location of Z-axis ballscrew is centered to optimize accuracy, while X-axis box guideway gives added rigidity. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Swiss-Type Turning Centers offer modular spindle construction.

July 15, 2014

Available with sub-spindle, live tooling, and bar feeder, YAMA SEIKI-GOODWAY SW Series includes Models SW-20, SW-32, and SW-42 with max machining diameters of 20, 32, and 42 mm, respectively. Spindle can be exchanged to be bush-type or bushless-type depending on different work requirements. Fully enclosed splashguards keep chips and coolant contained, while C3 class hardened and precision ground ball screws ensure accuracy, and pretension on all axes minimizes thermal distortion. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Turning Lathe offers feed rates up to 2,000 mm/min.

June 24, 2014

With 40 in. table diameter, Model TUE-100 is designed for high-speed, heavy-duty cutting with max load up to 4,400 lb. Ram cross section supports railhead for maximum precision, while two types of bearings support both radial and axial loads of table. Measuring 200 x 138 x 174 in., lathe is equipped with cast iron bed for efficient chip removal. Wide range of table speeds allows for optimized surface finish on variety of materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Turning Center suits medical and aerospace applications.

June 18, 2014

Designed to machine close tolerance and multi-featured parts, 8-axis XD20V CNC Swiss Turning Center comes standard with Fanuc 32i-B control, 5 cross milling tools, 2 deep hole gun drilling stations, C-Axis on main and sub spindle, and 8-position back working station with 4 live tools and Y2-Axis. Programmable B-Axis tool post with 3 front/3 back facing live tool spindles is available as option. XD20V offers 10,000 rpm main spindle and 1,600 ipm rapid traverse rate. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Turning Machine suits high volume gearbox production.

June 12, 2014

Suitable for machining components with max length of 41 in. and max diameter of 8 in., Model VT 4-4 carries out machining in 4 axes at max speed of 4,500 rpm. Process employs 2 turrets with 12 tool stations each, equipped with turning tools or driven tools, with one station reserved for gripper. Workpiece grippers move raw parts to machining area and remove finished components. In standard model, 2 recirculating conveyors accommodate up to 28 raw parts and 28 finished components, respectively. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Swiss-Type Lathe features up to 9 total axes.

June 10, 2014

Available with or without rotary synchronous guide bushing, Nexturn SA32XII features up to 33 tools with optional B-axis, including 19 live tools. Machining capacity is 32 mm on main spindle and 32 mm on sub spindle with 8 in. max turning length in one chucking. Rated at 10 hp, 8,000 rpm, main spindle has built-in motor for optimized acceleration/deceleration. Full C axis on both main and sub spindles with .001° position and pneumatic disc brake clamping provide rigidity for milling operations. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Turning Lathe handles loads up to 4,400 lb.

April 3, 2014

Equipped with 40 in. diameter table, Model TUE-100 is designed for heavy-duty cutting with feed rates up to 2,000 mm/min. System includes two types of bearings to support both radial and axial loads of table, along with cast iron bed, specifically designed for efficient chip removal. Wide range of table speeds allows for optimal surface finishes on variety of materials. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

CNC Turning Centers utilize 3D control technology.

November 13, 2013

With chuck size of 450 mm, CTX 450 ecoline provides accurate machining at spindle speeds up to 4,000 rpm, while CTX 650 ecoline, featuring 650 mm chuck and water-cooled motor, provides max torque of 2,000 Nm for heavy machining. Respective figures for Z-axis travel are 600 mm and 1,150 mm and bar capacity of lathes is optionally up to 75 mm and 110 mm. Both machines have servo-driven tool turret with 12 stations, FEM-optimized cast iron bed, large ballscrews, and linear guideways for rigidity. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Turning Machine features single spindle design.

June 28, 2013

Employing vertical pick-up lathe, VL 2 is intended for automated, precision production processes involved with manufacture of chucked components that have 100 mm dia max and 150 mm length max. Manufacturing technologies for soft and hard machining, plus complete automation system, are standard, and pick-up spindle ensures machine loads itself. Other features include polymer concrete MINERALIT® base, 12-station tool turret, and integral conveyor belt that accommodates up to 24 workpieces.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Machining Centers enable remote monitoring.

May 23, 2013

With pre-installed MTConnect V1.1 Adapters, DMG/MORI SEIKI machines equipped with MAPPS control will offer plug-and-play solution that allows real-time monitoring of machines from anywhere, at any time. Users get information such as current machine operating status, overrides, alarm conditions, and work count with exact time stamp. Remote monitoring capability is enabled with MTConnect open Web protocol, which allows interconnectivity between manufacturing equipment, peripherals, and software. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Turning Lathe handles large parts up to 2,205 lb.

March 14, 2013

Available in left- and right-side versions, FEELER FVT-600 features 12-position turret and offers X- and Z-axis travels of 12 and 25.6 in., respectively. Spindle speeds range from 50–2,000 rpm on standard chuck size of 15 in. and optional chuck sizes of 18, 21, or 24 in., providing metal removal rate of 24 m/min. Equipped with heavy-duty roller type linear guideways and precision ballscrews coupled with AC servo motors, lathe features 23.6 in. max turning diameter and 25.6 in. max turning length. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

High-Speed Turning Center/Lathe has multiple expansion options.

December 12, 2012

SPRINT 50 offers modular options that allow machine to be supplied in various formats, from twin-turret configurations (with or without Y-axes) to triple-turret lathe with Y-axes and 2.5°  to +182.5° B-axis on lower turret. Also available, optional tailstock/counter spindle combination offers cross as well as longitudinal traverse. Machine is suited for complete, 6-sided machining of workpieces up to 51 mm dia using speeds of up to 7,000 rpm on main and counter spindles. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools

Safety Device For Lathes keeps operators from getting entagled.

May 31, 2012

Roll-up lead screw protection device for lathes protects operators from coming into contact with moving parts of lathe and keeps work clothes from getting entangled with moving parts. Two self-rolling/unrolling units consists of tear- and oil-resistant band attached to aluminum and pressed steel brackets that secure to and travel with lathe carriage. Roll-up lead screw protection device is available in different band widths and lengths. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Machinery & Machining Tools

Bar Pull Systems for Lathes come in inch and metric sizes.

May 11, 2012

Bar Stock Pulling Bar Pull Systems include Inch sizes for use on CNC Lathes. Dunham Bar Pull metric sizes include Dunham 25 mm dia Bar Pull Shank that mounts into 25 mm Boring Tool Holder. Metric Dunham Bar Pull Grippers include grippers for bar stock sizes from 3-34 mm dia that will mount directly to Dunham Bar Pull Adapters or Bar Pull Shanks. Dunham Bar Pull Gripper inch sizes now include 1/16 in. increments from 1/8-2 in. dia as well as 1/8 in. increments from 2 1/8-3 in. dia. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Automatic Lathe features B axis for machining at any angle.

February 21, 2012

With extra B-axis in upper tool carrier that can pivot 100°, TRAUB TNL18-7B Sliding/Fixed Headstock Lathe can machine highly complex parts and complicated contour elements that also require additional operations such as milling or drilling, at any angular position. Tool turret indexing is carried out by NC rotary axis without mechanical lock, permitting free angle positioning of turret. TRAUB TX8i-s control allows alternate programming, optimization, and simulation in interactive or NC mode. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Green & Clean

Automatic Lathe features modular 8-spindle design.

December 21, 2011

Suitable for machining complex parts in industries ranging from automotive to medical technology, Multiline MS22C-8 can be configured to operate as 8-spindle machine, double 4-spindle machine, or machine with double rear end machining. Each of 8 spindles, arranged in spindle drum, are assigned 2 cross-slides which can travel on both X and Z-axis. Speed of liquid-cooled spindles can be controlled separately. When operated as 8-spindle machine, drum indexing angle from spindle to spindle is 45°. Read More