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Five-Axis HMC targets manufacturers of small, complex parts.

Five-Axis HMC targets manufacturers of small, complex parts.

Makino Machine Tool Co.    Mason, OH 45040 9695
Sep 11, 2014 Featuring rigid bed casting with 3-point leveling system, a51nx-5XU has tiered-column design. Linear X, Y, and Z axes are complemented by integral 5th-axis table with single casting design that houses and integrates B and C axes' twin direct-drive motors. Also included, work-pallet magazine simplifies pallet changes and offers standard storage capacity of 22 workpieces up to 300 mm dia x 300 mm tall. Dedicated work-setting station, used for loading and setup operations, is also standard.

Horizontal Machining Center is built for speed and capacity.

Horizontal Machining Center is built for speed and capacity.

OKK USA, Corp.    Glendale Heights, IL 60139
Aug 20, 2014 Featuring 500 mm pallet, HMC500 achieves 2,480 ipm feed rate with acceleration of 1G (XYZ). Features includes lightweight column, rigid stepped X axis rail design, and rotary table as well as automatic pallet and tool changers. Bearing in B axis of rotary table and multi clamp pallet system ensure rigidity, while 550 mm max tool length allows deep boring operations to be completed without rotating pallet. With 15K Big Plus Spindle, cutting speeds of 15,000 rpm to be reached in 1.7 sec.

Twin Spindle Turning Center enhances production versatility.

Murata Machinery USA, Inc. (De)    Charlotte, NC 28208
Aug 07, 2014 Designed for compact line operation, Muratec MW80GT delivers manufacturing flexibility and facilitated setup change. This 6,000 rpm dual spindle machine, engineered to produce parts that are 3.15 in. dia and 2 in. long, offers wide gang tool platform to promote versatility. Other features include twin horizontal spindles, twin 4-station tool blocks, X-axis stroke of 320 mm, and Z-axis stroke of 200 mm. Machine is available with one or 2 Muratec high-speed, 3-axis CNC gantry loaders.

Milling and Turning Machines optimize productivity.

Milling and Turning Machines optimize productivity.

SMTCL-USA    City of Industry, CA 91745
Jun 27, 2014 Offering X, Y, Z travels of 31 x 19 x 20 in., BRIO BM850T Vertical Machining Center comes equipped with 8,000 rpm spindle, Siemens 808D conversational control, remote pulse generator, and USB input for loading programs. Machine also includes chip auger, coolant tank, and automatic tool changer. Featuring 6-position tool turret and 16.5 in. swing over bed, BRIO Turner 4 Horizontal Turning Center comes equipped with Siemens 808d conversational control, 3-jaw hydraulic chuck, and hydraulic tailstock.

Horizontal Machining Center handles parts up to 500 kg.

Enshu USA Corporation    Schaumburg, IL 60173
Jun 23, 2014 Featuring 500 x 500 x 500 mm XYZ travels and feedrates of 2,363 ipm, Model JE30sH is suited for high-speed, high-precision machining on flexible production lines. System features stationary NC index table, Fanuc 0i control, and rigid design that allows use of 30 or 40 taper spindle in same size machine, giving production line designers flexibility when configuring systems.

CNC Turning Center suits medical and aerospace applications.

CNC Turning Center suits medical and aerospace applications.

Arthur Machinery-Florida    Tampa, FL 33634
Jun 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.

Five-Axis Profiler offers high-speed metal removal.

Fives Bronx    North Canton, OH 44720
May 08, 2014 Suited for aerospace titanium machining, 5-Axis Cincinnati XT super profiler offers 100 in.³/min metal removal rate (MRR). Cross rail and spindle design enable performance at high rate on sustained basis, and 5-axis gantry design utilizes high-stiffness frame. A/B rotary axes on each spindle can be independently calibrated and controlled to enhance accuracy. Gantries have 145 in. Y-axis range, with Z-axis travel of 28 in., and each spindle’s angular A and B axes can travel ±30°.

Precision 5-Axis Machining Center offers repeatability, accuracy.

Precision 5-Axis Machining Center offers repeatability, accuracy.

Methods Machine Tools, Inc.    Sudbury, MA 01776
May 02, 2014 To meet tolerance and cycle time demands of manufacturers in such segments as aerospace, die/mold, and automotive, YASDA H40i features rigid structure and ribbed cast iron bed. Direct drive motors in rotary axis enable simultaneous high-speed 5-axis machining with respective A and B axis rotational speeds of 100 and 75. While occupying 27 x <11 ft footprint, machine comes in multiple configurations with FANUC 31i-A5 controller and work envelope featuring X/Y/Z travels of 34, 29, and 27 in.

High-Speed Milling Machine  supports mold and die work.

High-Speed Milling Machine supports mold and die work.

GF Machining Solutions    Lincolnshire, IL 60069 4224
Apr 11, 2014 Equipped with 42,000 HSK spindle that uses ceramic hybrid ball bearings with oil-air lubrication, as well as liquid-cooled stator jacket and bearings, Mikron HSM 500 MoldMaster cuts at feedrates up to 784.4 ipm with rapid traverses up to 1,574.8 ipm. Machine features graphite extraction system touch probe capability and absolute optical linear scales with 20 nm step resolution on X, Y, and Z axes. Machining center supports both hard die and graphite electrode production.

Large Part HMC combines capacity, stability, productivity.

Large Part HMC combines capacity, stability, productivity.

Makino Machine Tool Co.    Mason, OH 45040 9695
Apr 10, 2014 With automatic tool changer and respective full X-, Y-, and Z-axis travels of 35.4, 35.4, and 40.2 in., a81nx features 10,000 rpm spindle as standard that affords 305 Nm duty-rated torque and 45 kW extended-duty power (26 kW continuous). Optional 8,000 rpm spindle affords 553 Nm duty-rated torque and 37 kW continuous output. Built for rigidity and reliability, HMC also features GI servo control mode; chain-type, 80 tool capacity, automatic tool change magazine; and facilitated maintenance.

Travelling Column Machining Center has 80 m/min linear drive.

Travelling Column Machining Center has 80 m/min linear drive.

DMG / Mori Seiki USA    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Feb 14, 2014 Able to prismatically machine (and optionally turn) up to 10 ton components within 6,000 x 1,100 x 900 mm working envelope, DMF 600 linear features stable machine bed of vibration-reducing concrete and thermo-symmetrical travelling column. Travelling tool magazine has 30 pockets as standard (60 or 120 optional), and design ensures automatic tool change and chip-to-chip times of <8 sec. Linear motor in X-axis enables rapid traverse up to 80 m/min; feed rate in Y and Z axes is 60 m/min.

Horizontal Machining Center incorporates high-speed features.

Horizontal Machining Center incorporates high-speed features.

OKK USA, Corp.    Glendale Heights, IL 60139
Feb 14, 2014 Offering rapid feed rate of 2,480 ipm with acceleration of 1G (X/Y/Z), HMC400 features lightweight column with rigid stepped X axis rail design; built-in rotary table with large bearing in B axis; multi clamp pallet system; and automatic pallet and tool changers. Tools of various sizes, up to 450 mm long, are accepted, and rigid 15K Big Plus Spindle allows HMC to reach cutting speeds of 15,000 rpm in 1.7 sec (with 50 hp). This accelerates machining of tough materials, including 1018 steel.

Big Bore Turning Centers machine large oil field components.

Big Bore Turning Centers machine large oil field components.

Hwacheon Machinery America Inc    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
Feb 11, 2014 With through-spindle holes from 7.08–14.57 in. dia for large pipes, Hi-TECH BB & BB+ turning centers offer ASA A2-15 to A2-20 spindle noses and come in long bed versions from 84–216 in. Max cutting diameter on Hi-Tech 850BB is 36+ in. Along with 13 in. turret width, boring bar capacity to 31 in., and 20,000 kg clamping force, features include 4-speed automatic transmission system, heavily ribbed torque tube design, and Fanuc 0i control with Manual Guide i dialog-based programming system.

Robot Machining Cell  universally adjusts to different tasks.

Robot Machining Cell universally adjusts to different tasks.

MBFZ toolcraft GmbH    Georgensgmünd 91166  Germany
Jan 28, 2014 With installation size of 1,800 x 1,800 x 1,800 mm, RoboBox Machining Cell combines 6-axis articulated arm robot by Stäubli in closed production module with 7.5 kW water-cooled milling spindle. System features slotted table, 8 tool positions, and anti-collision protection. Robot does not have to be conventionally taught; all kinematic movements are programmed using Mastercam Robotmaster software. Standard task is milling, but other finishes and post-processing options are also possible.

Prefabricated Automated Cell provides lights-out production.

Prefabricated Automated Cell provides lights-out production.

Mazak Corp.    Florence, KY 41042 3092
Jan 14, 2014 In addition to 5-axis vertical machining center, Vertical Center Nexus Compact incorporates standalone Fanuc LRMate 6-axis robot and palletizer system for automated processing of up to 72 individual workpieces measuring up to 3.9 x 3.9 x 3.9 in. Three linear axes attain rapid traverse rates of 1,417 ipm and feedrates of 315 ipm, while 12,000 rpm, 25 hp, CAT 40 spindle provides aggressive performance required for tough materials, such as stainless steel, Inconel, and titanium.

Horizontal Machining Center suits large part applications.

Horizontal Machining Center suits large part applications.

Makino Machine Tool Co.    Mason, OH 45040 9695
Jan 14, 2014 Suitable for industrial component manufacturing and aerospace job-shop environments where machining of soft and hard metals is required, T1 5-Axis HMC can machine workpieces up to 3.2 ft² x 19.6–31.4 in. high in single 5-sided process. System provides X, Y, Z travels of 59.1, 51.2, 78.7 in. respectively. B-axis rotary table offers 360° rotational speed of 3,600 deg/min, which is supported by 10,000 Nm of continuous torque. Spindle's continuous power of 56 kW is maintained from 1,000–12,000 rpm.

Turning Center features single-spindle, single-turret design.

Turning Center features single-spindle, single-turret design.

Methods Machine Tools, Inc.    Sudbury, MA 01776
Dec 30, 2013 Featuring 5 ft, 6 in. x 5 ft, 6 in. footprint, Nakamura-Tome AS-200 Multitasking Turning Center combines milling drive, high-speed C-axis, and 82 mm stroke Y-axis to produce accurate finished parts. Standard spindle speed is 4,500 rpm. System's 7.5 hp milling motor on 6,000 rpm, 12-station turret with ½ indexing provides 24-tool capacity. Equipped with 10.4 in. LCD panel which works with Fanuc 0iTD controller, machine offers max turning diameter of 13.4 in. and max turning length of 11.8 in.

Vertical Machining Center handles workpieces up to 8.8 lb.

Vertical Machining Center handles workpieces up to 8.8 lb.

Mazak Corporation    Dayton, OH 45439
Dec 24, 2013 Part of prefabricated automated cell, Vertical Center Nexus Compact 5X incorporates standalone robot and palletizer system for processing of 72 individual workpieces. System comes in 3- and 5-axis versions and handles workpieces up to 3.9 x 3.9 x 3.9 in. In addition to 12,000 rpm, 25 hp, CAT 40 spindle, machine features 3 linear axes that attain rapid traverse rates of 1,417 ipm and feedrates of 315 ipm. For 5-axis machining, table rotates and tilts at speeds of 100 rpm and 75 rpm, respectively.

Entry Level Machining Centers offer 4+1 axis capabilities.

Entry Level Machining Centers offer 4+1 axis capabilities.

Whitehouse Machine Tools Ltd    Warwickshire CV8 2FD  United Kingdom
Dec 17, 2013 Comprising 3 models with Siemens 840D-SL control that can interpolate 4 axes simultaneously (4+1) as enabled by Combidrive amplifiers, U5 Compact series is designed to accommodate needs of manufacturers, subcontractors, and job shops. Smallest model, U5 620 Compact, is available with 24, 32, or 54 tools and intended for workpieces up to 500 x 500 x 500 mm. Features include 9,000 rpm BT40 or HSK spindle and linear rapid traverse of 32 m/min.

CNC Turning Centers utilize 3D control technology.

CNC Turning Centers utilize 3D control technology.

DMG / Mori Seiki USA    Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Nov 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.




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