Press Release Summary:
Available with choice of Siemens or Fanuc CNC control, Landis Giustina R220 utilizes grinding process that promotes optimal parallelism, flatness, size control, and squareness. It processes parts from 18-40 mm wide and enables part-to-part changeovers in as little as 3 sec. Machine also accommodates wheel changes in 30 min or less. Within its compact footprint, grinder features cast iron bed; servo-controlled, precision ball screw feed system; and rotary feed carrier.
Original Press Release:
New Landis Giustina R220 Double Disc Grinder Shown at IMTS
The world's most advanced rotary plunge grinder delivers high precision and processing flexibility in an extremely compact design
Chicago, IL, September 6, 2006 - Cinetic Landis Grinding Corp. (Waynesboro, PA) has introduced its Landis Giustina R220 double disc grinder for processing parts from 18 to 40 mm wide with flat and parallel surfaces at IMTS-2006 in booth B-7045 at McCormick Place. The machine's design features, in combination with the exclusive rotary plunge grinding process, provide better parallelism, flatness, size control and squareness compared to conventional double disc grinding processes. The rotary plunge process also results in improved grinding wheel and diamond dresser life.
CNC programmability combined with machine design features enable part-to-part changeover in as little as 3 seconds. The R220 also accommodates wheel changes in 30 minutes or less.
The Landis Giustina R220 grinder has an exceptionally compact footprint, resulting in significant floorspace savings. The grinder has a cast iron bed, servo-controlled, precision ball screw feed system, and rotary feed carrier. The wheel heads, which are fixed on the machine bed, swivel on vertical and horizontal planes. The diamond dressing system is mounted on the wheel cover. Constant spindle temperature is maintained through coolant flow and thermal deformation compensation is provided through the use of special materials.
The Landis Giustina R220 grinder is available with a choice of Siemens or Fanuc CNC control.
For complete information on the new Landis Giustina R220 double disc grinder visit www.landis-us.com or contact Cinetic Landis Grinding Corp., 20 E. Sixth St., Waynesboro, PA 17268, telephone 717-762-2161.
Cinetic Landis Grinding is part of the Cinetic Industries unit of Fives-Lille Group, a leading global supplier of manufacturing technology.