New GS: DS Dual Spindle Thread Grinder Comes with Programmable B-Axis

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GS:DS Dual Spindle Thread Grinder can be equipped with two external grind spindles, two internal grind spindles or one of each. The programmable B-axis enables the wheel to grind both straight and taper sections. Unit offers increased concentricity and maintains tight tolerances.

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Drake Introducing New Machine at IMTS 2018

Drake Manufacturing to debut its new GS:DS Dual Spindle Thread Grinder at IMTS 2018

Drake Manufacturing has revolutionized the thread grinding industry with its precision built solutions engineered for customer success. At IMTS 2018, Drake will introduce its newest machine tool, the GS:DS Dual Spindle Grinder, further expanding Drake’s premium line of thread grinders and milling machines. The Dual Spindle machine, complete with automation, will be demonstrated throughout the week in Drake’s booth #N236927.

The GS:DS combines the grinding capabilities of two machines into one. Depending on application, machine can be equipped with two external grind spindles, two internal grind spindles, or one of each. This not only eliminates changeover, but also reduces takt time while maintaining tight tolerances. A Programmable B-axis allows for the wheel to grind both straight and taper sections in one set-up providing excellent concentricity.

There will be technical presentations offered throughout the show on thread grinding and latest Drake Technologies. Innovation has become a primary focus for Drake as it continues to invest in R&D. While advanced registration is preferred, attendees can also register for these presentations in the Drake booth. 

Drake’s team of engineers, sales and technical support specialists will be available all week to discuss solutions for your thread grinding requirements. Don’t miss this opportunity to talk threads with the best in the industry! If you prefer to schedule an IMTS appointment, please contact

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We are Drake Manufacturing. We are a full service, turnkey manufacturer of precision CNC machines and provider of engineered solutions. Founded in 1972, Drake is headquartered in Warren, Ohio. The premium Drake brand is known around the world for innovation, accuracy, and process expertise throughout the thread grinding industry.

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Amanda Kellerman, Marketing Manager


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