Press Release Summary:
Offering completely automated operation with chip removal and scrap handling managed separately, Model BC80 is suited for cut to length, chamfering, facing, boring, and threading of tube and bar. Machine can provide 24-hour production processing of tube up to 3.15 in. diameter with lengths from 0.4–13 in. All tube changeover adjustments are handled from single location. Available in lengths to 40 ft, bundle loader can be filled without interrupting production.
Original Press Release:
BLM Group USA Introduces New End Machining Center
The BC80 a smaller, yet efficient complement to the BLM EM80 is an integrated CNC machining center ideal for continuous production of tube and bar processing
BLM GROUP USA (Wixom, MI), (www.blmgroup.com) a global leader in the manufacture of tube processing equipment has introduced the BC80, a smaller yet highly productive and completely automated machine ideal for cut to length, chamfering, facing, boring and threading of tube and bar.
The new technology is the next generation of integrated CNC end machining centers from BLM GROUP and is designed for 24 hour production processing tube up to 3.15 in. (80 mm) dia. and lengths from 0.4 to 13 in. (10-350 mm). The unit is ideal for high-volume bushing production.
The BC80 offers completely automated operation with chip removal and scrap handling managed separately. All tube changeover adjustments are handled from a single location. The bundle loader can be filled without interrupting production and is available in different lengths to a maximum of 40 ft. (12.5 m). Its pendant-mounted operator console saves valuable floor space and can be pivoted for maximum operator efficiency.
The machine operates in several stages. The first position cuts the tube or bar to length, the second stage is for operations such as chamfering and facing and the third stage for boring, tapping or measuring.
The BC80 comes with large access doors on both sides of the machine allowing for quick and easy access for changing saw blades and tooling or for routine maintenance. The control is designed with easy-to-use menu guides for programming part dimension, material type, tooling and processing steps all to optimize cutting conditions for maximum productivity.
BLM GROUP is a global leader in tube processing solutions. Its product line includes laser tube cutting, cold sawing, bending, end-forming and wire bending machines. With more than 50 years of tube experience and thousands of applications, the company is a leader in the manufacture of tube fabrication equipment.
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