Press Release Summary:
Equipped with MT5 tailstock center, Model ML400L provides automated turning of shaft parts up to 7.9 in. in diameter. Twin upper and lower turrets with roller support enable machine toÂ reduce cycle times by pinch turning. Offering Live Tool option for small secondary holes, Model ML400L is also available with 1 or 2 turrets and Muratec high-speed 3-axis CNC gantry loader.
Original Press Release:
Murata Machinery USA Introduces New ML400L Shaft Turning Machine
CHARLOTTE, NC — Murata Machinery USA, Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-volume CNC production machinery for industrial applications, has announced the introduction of its new ML400L Shaft Turning Machine.
“The ML400L is a longer version of Muratec’s ML400 shaft turning machine,” said Steve Landrum, North American Sales Manager of Murata Machinery USA’s Turning business unit. “The original ML400 is still part of Muratec’s Turning Division lineup, but the ML400L expands the automated turning of shaft parts up to 570 mm (22.4") in length and up to 200 mm (7.9") in diameter.”
With its twin upper and lower turrets with roller support, the ML400L can reduce cycle times by pinch turning. It is equipped with an MT5 tailstock center and offers a Live Tool option for small secondary holes. The ML400L is also available with one or two turrets, and the Muratec high-speed 3-axis CNC gantry loader.
Murata Machinery USA, Inc. is a subsidiary of Murata Machinery Ltd., Kyoto, Japan and is comprised of four divisions – Machine Tools, made up of Turning and Fabrication business units, Logistics and Automation, Clean Factory Automation and Textiles. From its headquarters in Charlotte, NC, Murata Machinery USA, Inc.’s Turning business unit supplies reliable, twin- and single-spindle automated turning centers under its Muratec brand. These machines feature innovative technology and compact designs for high productivity and intelligent gantry-loader material handling. Users of Muratec's automated CNC lathes include automotive engineering, bearing manufacturing, valves and fittings, oil and gas as well as other industries that depend on precision, high-speed turning centers.
For additional information on the Muratec ML400L Shaft Turning Machine call 800-428-8469 or visit www.automatedturning.com.