Methods Machine Tools, Inc.

New 3-Axis Vertical and 5-Axis Bridge Type Machining Center Offers Quality, Reliability, Accuracy and Longevity
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New 3-Axis Vertical and 5-Axis Bridge Type Machining Center Offers Quality, Reliability, Accuracy and Longevity

3-Axis vertical machining centers features 15,000 RPM, 30 HP BIG-PLUS 40-taper direct drive spindle with oil-air lubrication and spindle oil chiller. Includes thermal compensation using three thermocouples to allow the software to compensate for actual thermal growth. 5-axis bridge type machining center is equipped with standard linear scales on the X, Y, Z-axes, rotary scales on the B and C-axes.

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Multiaxis HMC offers expandable functionality via options.
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Multiaxis HMC offers expandable functionality via options.

Featuring 40-Taper, 12,000 rpm, 12.6 in. dual pallet, KMH-300A direct-drive HMCÂ- is suited for small automotive part machining and general job shop parts requiring 40 taper tooling. Additional options include rotary tablesÂ- as well as pallet shuttling capabilities. Latter enables 4-axis machine to have 5-axis capacity. Also, option of Tombstones with multi rotary heads gives machine...

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Twin-Spindle, Multitasking Turning Center has built-in automation.
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Twin-Spindle, Multitasking Turning Center has built-in automation.

Able to complete parts machining in one operation, Nakamura-Tome NTRX-300 features true opposing twin spindles –Â- 8 in.Â- A2-6, 25Â- hp orÂ- 10 in.Â- A2-8, 30 hp – as well as 25Â- hp tool spindle with 12,000 rpm and 5-axis capabilities. UnitÂ- has 104 ftÂ-² footprint, can machineÂ- 10 in.Â-²Ã‚- on part face without C-axis rotation, and comes in 2...

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Multitasking Turning Center offers long bed with sub spindle.
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Multitasking Turning Center offers long bed with sub spindle.

In addition to offering 7.5 hp milling motor on 6,000 rpm, 12-station turret with Â-½ indexing to provide 24-tool capacity, Nakamura-Tome AS-200LMY-S features 82 mm stroke Y axis that eliminates fixture deburring, milling, drilling, and repositioning. Sub spindle speed is ~6,000 rpm, distance between spindle noses is 31.50 in., max turning dia is 13.39 in., and max turning length is 22.44 in....

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Methods Machine Tools Introduces OKK High Precision Vertical Machining Center for Die and Mold Machining

Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. (June 12, 2020) – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North America's foremost supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, has introduced the OKK VB53α Vertical Machining Center (VMC) that is ideally suited for die and mold machining. The high-speed OKK VB53α features a range of features which minimize vibration and maximize accuracy, resulting in superior...

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Methods Machine Tools Introduces High Precision Nakamura Multitasking Machining Center with World's Shortest Tool Spindle

Nakamura JX-250 offers Large Machining Area Envelope, More Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. (April 22, 2020) – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North America's foremost supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, has introduced the Nakamura-Tome JX-250 High Performance Multitasking Turning Center which offers the largest machining area envelope in its class for high precision milling and...

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Methods Machine Tools Introduces Compact, High Precision Nakamura-Tome MX-100 Multitasking Machining Center

Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. (January 3, 2020) – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North America's foremost supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, has introduced the new state-of-the-art, compact high-precision Nakamura-Tome MX-100 Multitasking Turning Center, offering high productivity milling and turning for a wide array of part manufacture, including medical. A rigid construction...

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New 3-Axis Vertical and 5-Axis Bridge Type Machining Center Offers Quality, Reliability, Accuracy and Longevity
Communication Systems & Equipment

New 3-Axis Vertical and 5-Axis Bridge Type Machining Center Offers Quality, Reliability, Accuracy and Longevity

3-Axis vertical machining centers features 15,000 RPM, 30 HP BIG-PLUS 40-taper direct drive spindle with oil-air lubrication and spindle oil chiller. Includes thermal compensation using three thermocouples to allow the software to compensate for actual thermal growth. 5-axis bridge type machining center is equipped with standard linear scales on the X, Y, Z-axes, rotary scales on the B and C-axes.

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Methods Machine Tools Announces Partnership with OKK Corporation

Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. (October 21, 2019) – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North America's foremost supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, has announced that effective October 1, 2019 it is representing OKK Corporation in North America. For over 100 years, customers worldwide have relied on OKK Horizontal, Vertical, and 5-Axis machines for quality, reliability, precision...

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Methods Announces Mark Wright as President & CEO

Sudbury, MA – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North America's foremost supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, is very pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Mark Wright as its President and Chief Executive Officer effective September 13, 2019. Mr. Wright will assume all operating functions of Methods Machine Tools, Inc. including the Sudbury Ma...

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Methods Machine Tools Announces New, First-of-Its-Kind Precision Center

Unique Climate Controlled Design & More Offer Key Advantages for Testing Challenging Machining Applications. Sudbury, MA, U.S.A. (June 5, 2019) – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North America's foremost supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, has announced the opening of its new Precision Center in Acton, Massachusetts. The facility was built for customers who need the...

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Methods Machine Tools Holds Ribbon Cutting, Tours at New Memphis Technology Center

Memphis, TN, U.S.A. (December 18, 2018) – Methods Machine Tools, Inc., North America's foremost supplier of leading-edge precision machine tools and automation, held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony to announce the opening of its new state-of-the-art, 7,000 sq. ft. Memphis Technology Center at 6700 Fletcher Creek Cove in Memphis, Tennessee. The Ribbon Cutting took place on November 14th, 2018 and...

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