CNC Lathe includes sub-spindle for increased capacity.

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Main spindle of Model JD-3 offers 2 in. diameter bar capacity. Unit's synchronized main and sub-spindles complete both rough and finishing operations, allowing lathe to transfer parts on the fly between spindles. Main and sub-spindle speeds reach 4,000 rpm, with 15 and 5 hp motors. Able to be used in stand-alone situations and integrated into flexible transfer lines, JD-3 incorporates controller with .00001 in. X and Z offset control.

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Wasino's JD-3 CNC Lathe Features Increased Capacity Sub-Spindle

Rolling Meadows, IL (October 18, 2002) - The main spindle on Wasino's JD-3 CNC lathe features a 2" diameter bar capacity for increased capability. Users can rely on the JD-3's main and sub-spindles to complete both rough and finishing operations for a finished A-B part. The JD-3's spindles are fully synchronized so it can transfer parts on the fly between main and sub-spindles.

The JD-3 is equally effective in both stand-alone situations and when integrated into flexible transfer lines. For efficiency, a pre-engineered gantry loader is used, to load/unload parts and a broad range of raw material supply devices are available. While featuring exceptionally small footprints, Wasino lathes are precise and powerful. Heavy cast iron beds with hardened and ground box ways and double sets of angular contact bearings ensure precision. The JD-3 is built from the ground up for automation. Wasino's controller includes .00001" X and Z offset control capability to allow for finer adjustment of machining tolerances.

Main and sub-spindle speeds for the JD-3 are 4,000 rpm, with spindle motor horse powers of 15 and 5: and chuck sizes of 8" and 4" respectively. The JD-3 features an integrated parts unloader for delicate parts. Optional accessories include a bar feeder or CNC bar feeder/loader and a SR Gantry loader system.

For more information, contact Wasino Corp. USA, 4070 Winnetka Ave. Rolling Meadows, IL 60008, (847) 797-8700, Fax: (847) 797-5644,, or e-mail:

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