Horizontal Machining Center features 50-taper spindle.

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Featuring 630 mm pallet and X, Y, Z axes of 39.4 x 35.4 x 41.3 in., Model GE90H can accommodate workpieces 39.3 in. dia x 51 in. tall and is suited for high volume metal removal in steel and aluminum. Machine has 40-tool magazine that accommodates tools up to 23.6 in. and 10,000 rpm, 40.2 hp spindle that delivers 420 Nm of torque at cut. Spindle, ball screws, and servo motor mounts are refrigerated and temperature controlled within ±1°C of ambient for accuracy through thermal stability.

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Enshu to Feature Heavy Duty 50 Taper HMC at IMTS 2010

Schaumburg, IL, - At IMTS 2010, Enshu will be featuring their new GE90H heavy-duty horizontal machining center designed for high volume metal removal in steel and aluminum. With its large travels, 630mm pallet and powerful 50-taper spindle, the GE90H is ideal for applications where both high precision and rapid metal removal are demanded, such as airframe components, valve and mold & die.

The Enshu GE90H can accommodate workpieces 39.3" in diameter by 51" tall, weighing up to 2,645lbs. It can quickly machine large forgings with its 10,000RPM, 40.2HP spindle delivering 420Nm of torque at the cut. Its ample 39.4"X, 35.4"Y and 41.3"Z axes sit atop oversized cross-roller linear guide ways for optimum rigidity. The spindle as well as all the ball screws and servo motor mounts are refrigerated and temperature controlled within ±1° C of ambient for superior accuracy through thermal stability.

As with all Enshu horizontal and vertical machining centers, the GE90H is designed to satisfy Enshu's demanding MTBF (Mean Time Between Failure) and MTTR (Mean Time To Recovery) program requirements. It comes standard with a forty-tool magazine that accommodates tools up to 23.6" long and an automatic pallet changer, and its capability is easily expanded with larger tool magazines and FMS pallet systems.

Enshu will be exhibiting in booth # S-9086 at IMTS 2010, held at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois from September 13 -18, 2010. For more information on the GE90H or any other Enshu products, please contact Enshu USA Corporation at 847-839-8105 or visit their website at www.enshuusa.com.

ABOUT ENSHU USA CORPORATION: Founded in 1920, Enshu Limited has become one of Japan's most respected machine tool manufacturers. In addition to being a manufacturer of high quality, high performance machining centers, Enshu is also one of Japan's leading independent engine builders. Enshu USA Corporation reflects its corporate parent's commitment to cost-effective reliability, accuracy and productivity while providing a unique understanding of the North American shop floor.

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