Other Turning Machines

Machinery & Machining Tools

Vertical Turning Centers accomplish more via Y-axis attachment.

December 16, 2014

When equipped (new or via retrofit) with Y-axis attachment that combines C-axis head with table and X- and Z-axis motions, Giddings & Lewis VTCs offer off-centerline turning, drilling, milling, and tapping capabilities. Continuous power (29 hp) attachment has 2,200 rpm max spindle speed and 645 lb-ft continuous torque and can be loaded manually or via machine's automatic toolchanger. C-axis head provides ±45° rotation, creating machining range of Y-axis features of ± VTC table radius. Read More

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Optical Manufacturing Systems feature impact-resistant spindle.

October 20, 2014

Comprising ultra-precision diamond turning, micro-grinding, and micro-milling systems, V-Series provides 8 pm feedback resolution for all linear axes. Impact Resistant Porous Graphite air bearing work spindle offers radial and axial runout of less than 12.5 nm throughout 10,000 rpm range. NanoSMART™ HMI, featuring touch/swipe gesture interactive display, is coupled with 64-bit Delta Tau 1 GHz Power PMAC Motion Controller with up to 40,000 block lookahead for advanced trajectory calculations. Read More

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Shaft Turning Machine handles parts up to 22.4 in. long.

September 10, 2014

Equipped with MT5 tailstock center, Model ML400L provides automated turning of shaft parts up to 7.9 in. in diameter. Twin upper and lower turrets with roller support enable machine to reduce cycle times by pinch turning. Offering Live Tool option for small secondary holes, Model ML400L is also available with 1 or 2 turrets and Muratec high-speed 3-axis CNC gantry loader. Read More

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Milling and Turning Machines optimize productivity.

June 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. 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

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Turning Inserts offer smooth cutting and wear resistance.

March 19, 2014

Available in 6 grades for turning stainless as well as grades for steels and cast irons, Beyond™ MR (medium roughing) inserts feature smooth cutting action and stable edge performance that accelerate cycle times and extend tool life. Geometry maximizes smooth cutting and chip flow while minimizing stress, and positive rake angle helps control degree of cutting forces and promotes cutting edge strength. Rake profile, without points of load concentration, results in stable insert body. Read More

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Big Bore Turning Centers machine large oil field components.

February 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. Read More

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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, Materials & Material Processing

Aspheric Grinding System offers 100 mm dia swing capacity.

October 28, 2013

Available in XZ or XZB configurations, Nanotech 100UPG is designed for grinding tungsten carbide and silicon carbide aspheric optical mold inserts. System can also serve as ultra-precision diamond turning system with 250 mm diameter capacity. Main work spindle consists of 10,000 rpm groove-compensated air bearing design, while air bearing grinding spindle has speed range of 5,000-45,000 rpm with less than 50 nm of radial and axial runout. Both spindles benefit from total liquid cooling. Read More

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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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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, Materials & Material Processing

Precision Machining System is configurable from 2-4 axes.

May 22, 2013

With Nanoform® X Multi-Axis Ultra Precision Machining System, users can maximize productivity in diamond turning, milling, and grinding of optical lenses, mold inserts, mirrors, and precision mechanical components. Machine can produce spherical, aspherical, and freeform surfaces up to 440 mm in diameter. Fully opening upper enclosure provides access to inner surfaces, while sloped sides on upper enclosure and stainless steel tray over granite base contribute to swarf containment. Read More

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Turning Grades have CVD coating, diverse cutting speed ranges.

May 2, 2013

While wear- and deformation-resistant NL200 is intended for machining cast iron, wear-resistant NL250 is suited for semi-finishing and finishing applications. Medium and rough machining of steels and cast iron materials with light scale but no interruption can be accomplished with NL300, and NL400 handles medium and rough machining on stainless steel and exotic alloys. Fine grain NL920, with edge security on steels and stainless steels, serves rough and heavy machining applications.
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Universal Turning Machine features 2-turret design.

December 19, 2012

Featuring open work area, vertical cast iron machine bed, and simultaneous machining by upper and lower turrets, Model IT600 turns parts up to 600 mm long and 380 mm in diameter. System is equipped with 65 mm spindle providing up to 352 Nm torque and speeds to 4,000 rpm. Controlled by FANUC 32i model B with 10.4 in. TFT color display, machine includes Intelligent Y axis that permits surface milling, off-center drilling, and off-center deep hole drilling. Read More

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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

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Vertical Turning Machine operates using pendulum technology.

November 27, 2012

Featuring 2-spindle design, Model VL 2 P is capable of machining workpieces up to 100 mm in diameter. While one workpiece is being machined, second spindle automatically loads itself using pick-up method. Machine features polymer concrete body and vertical design, which ensures optimal chip flow conditions. Whether manufacturing small chuck parts or larger components, Model VL 2 P ensures accurate component geometry. Read More

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Face Drivers, Live Centers enhance operational efficiency.

November 9, 2012

Tecnologie FRB face drivers feature mechanical compensating system that remains adjustable and reliable in difficult conditions. Work positioning is maintained with maximum repeatability, and use of centers with slots also allows turning of pipe or workpieces with holes in end. Also available, live centers offer axial load distribution while promoting accelerated feed rates and cut depths. With this center, live center thrust can also be applied to process. Read More

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CNC Turning/Milling Center offers multitasking capabilities.

October 17, 2012

Suited for heavy-duty, complicated parts, Cyclone 70-TTMY is 40 hp machine with dual 16 station turrets and capacity for 32 live tools. Upper turret has full Y axis with ±1.968 in. of off-center movement, allowing completion of off-center works in same chucking. Other features include Mitsubishi M-720 CNC control and full C axis on main and sub spindle. Milling and drilling operations can be completed all in one operation on front- and back-side of work piece. Read More

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Standardized Live Centers accommodate custom applications.

October 1, 2012

Designed to fit 90% of formally custom-only applications, Royal live center point styles include full diameter, reduced diameter, female 90° angle, small bull nose, and male 90° angle. Roto-Shield™ technology increases bearing life by deflecting coolant, protecting bearings, minimizing seal wear, and maintaining grease consistency. Manufactured to exacting tolerances, all live centers are accurate to ±0.00005 in. TIR or better. Read More

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Horizontal Turning Center eliminates thermal deformation.

June 8, 2011

Suitable for parts up to 16.5 dia x 29.9 in. long, Puma 3100 accepts bar stock to 4 in. dia and employs 30 hp motor which drives spindle at speeds to 2,800 rpm and generates max spindle torque of 828 lb-ft. Thermal isolation system eliminates thermal deformation by preventing machine-generated heat from reaching bed or headstock. Other features include tooling system with conical and flat-face planar interface; non-lifting, 12-station turret; and Fanuc 0iTD controller. Read More