Product News: Machinery & Machining Tools

Heavy-Duty 5-Axis CNC Router delivers long-term stability.

Press Release Summary:

Jan 18, 2013 - Used for 3D machining of non-ferrous metals, composites, and other advanced materials, high performance M77 Series has 5 x 10 ft working envelope and can expand to fit application. Standard configuration for moving gantry M77 is 12 hp spindle, 3 ft Z clearance, full working envelope, 10-position, automatic rotary tool changer, and Impact Resistant Head. QCore control, also standard, includes 1 TB hard disk for program storage and is enclosed in dust-protected, air-conditioned cabinet.

Original Press Release

Thermwood Announces NEW High Performance Model 77 Series

Press release date: Jan 07, 2013

Thermwood Corporation, a leading US manufacturer of CNC routers, announces the NEW High Performance M77 Series, 5 Axis CNC Machining Center.

The Thermwood Model 77 series is a heavy duty five-axis CNC router specifically developed for three dimensional machining of non-ferrous metals, composites and other advanced materials.  These applications range from machining patterns & molds/plugs to trimming & machining production products for the aerospace, aviation, boating and military/defense industries.

This stationary table, high-wall machine starts with a complete working envelope of 5’ x 10’ and can expand to larger sizes to fit your application.  The M77 was designed using advanced 3D software utilizing Finite Element Analysis and is inspected and calibrated utilizing a precision 3D volumetric laser system.  All major welds including the base and gantry are stress relieved to provide long term stability.

Standard configuration for the moving gantry M77 is a 12Hp spindle, 3 foot Z clearance, full working envelope, 10 position, automatic rotary tool changer and our PATENTED Impact Resistant Head.  Also standard is Thermwood’s QCore control which is a high performance, easy to use controller that includes a huge 1 terabyte hard disk for program storage and is enclosed in a dust protected, air conditioned cabinet.  Thermwood’s Virtual Service is included with this machine along with Free lifetime phone/email support.  Additional options include the base table for moving in/out large fixtures, liquid cooled spindle, continuous C Axis and more.

Thermwood is a US company with dealers and distributors worldwide.  In addition to machine manufacturing and software development, Thermwood has a technical service organization that provides support, machine installation, training, retrofits, custom programming and production assistance.  Please visit, call 1-800-533-6901 or email for more information on this product.