Press Release Summary:
- Ez Series of machines include both horizontal turning and vertical machining center models
- 3-axis vertical machine model features powerful 25-hp, 12,000-rpm spindle and 30 tool magazine
- SmoothEz control gives operators a full 15” touch-screen interface
Original Press Release:
Mazak to Debut New Ez Machine Series and CNC During Next all Axes LIVE Event
December episode shows job shops how to increase productivity with new affordable, high-performance technology
Florence, Ky., November 5, 2020 – Mazak will unveil the all new Ez Series of machines and new MAZATROL SmoothEz CNC at its next All Axes LIVE virtual event, which will take place on December 8 at 11:00 a.m. (EST). During this launch event, attendees will discover how the new machine family and control were developed specifically to help remove the cost barriers to acquiring the latest manufacturing technology without sacrificing machine capability or production performance.
The event will stream from Mazak’s National Technology Center in Florence, Kentucky. Attendees will have the opportunity to see the new series of machines and CNC in action, and learn more about Mazak’s fast, easy financing and world-class customer support.
Machine configurations within the new series include both horizontal turning and vertical machining center models. Among the turning center configurations are machines featuring milling, milling with Y-axis off-centerline capability or a combination of both paired with a second turning spindle for complete DONE IN ONE® part processing. Available chuck sizes for the machines are 8”, 10” or 12”. The 3-axis vertical machine model features a powerful 25-hp, 12,000-rpm spindle, 30 tool magazine and offers shops 41.2” of travel in the X axis, 20.1” in Y and 25.0” in Z with a 49.2” x 19.4” table size.
The new MAZATROL SmoothEz control gives operators a full 15” touch-screen interface. The screen also allows for the display of either a full screen keyboard and/or 60 full program lines.
“With the launch of the new Ez Series, the time has never been better to acquire industry leading Mazak technology,” said Dan Janka, president of Mazak Corporation. “Made in the USA, these new machines offer an outstanding combination of performance and capability at a significantly lower cost, and with the ongoing shortage of skilled labor, the new SmoothEz control with MAZATROL and EIA/ISO programming will have operators up and running faster than ever.”
Mazak continues to elevate the customer experience with its popular All Axes LIVE event format that provides both live and on-demand cutting demonstrations, technology presentations and opportunities for customers to ask questions and interact with Mazak experts in real time. At the events, attendees can also schedule meetings and visits to Mazak’s eight North American Technology Centers.
The next episode of All Axes LIVE event is scheduled for January 2021. Additional details and registration for that episode are coming soon. Also, to schedule a visit to Mazak Kentucky or any of the company’s Technology or Technical Centers, please contact your local Mazak sales representative. For more information, visit MazakUSA.com and follow Mazak on Facebook, Twitter.
About Mazak Corporation
Mazak Corporation is a leader in the design and manufacture of productive machine tool solutions. Committed to being a partner to customers with innovative technology, its world-class facility in Florence, Kentucky produces over 100 models of turning centers, Multi-Tasking machines and vertical machining centers, including 5-axis models. Continuously investing in manufacturing technology allows the Mazak iSMART Factory™ to be the most advanced and efficient in the industry, providing high-quality and reliable products. Mazak maintains eight Technology Centers across North America to provide local hands-on applications, service and sales support to customers. For more information on Mazak's products and solutions, visit www.MazakUSA.com or follow us on Twitter and Facebook.
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