Tag Archive for Spindle

Innovative Rear End Machining

The Esslingen-based company INDEX will unveil an enhanced version of its already successful MS52 CNC multi-spindle automatic lathe at the EMO Hannover 2011 trade show. With many new and improved functions, the front-opening six-spindle lathe with up to twelve cross-slides in the work area is also setting standards in rear end machining. Its innovative features…

Even more efficient with eight spindles

The Esslingen multi-spindle specialists supplement the MS22C series by an 8-spindle CNC production automatic lathe MS22C-8. The modular eight-spindle machine built on the multi-spindle modular system can also efficiently machine highly complex workpieces that would have driven the previous multi-spindle machines normally equipped with six spindles to their limits. The INDEX MS22C-8 CNC multi-spindle automatic lathe…

Two 5-Axis Systems in One Machine

Esslingen-based machine manufacturer INDEX has combined two complete 5-axis machining systems in its R300 turning/milling center. In two independent sub-systems, one motorized milling spindle and one assigned work spindle are able to completely machine complex parts, in particular short bars and chuck parts with clamping device diameters up to 315 mm, simultaneously, providing extreme productivity…

Mazak showcases four new VARIAXIS models at EMO 2013

The new VARIAXIS machines, which can be found in the multi-tasking 5-axis zone of Mazak’s stand, located in Hall 27 number C61, include the i-700 T complete with turning function and the UK-built VARIAXIS i-500 equipped with Siemens control. The VARIAXIS j-500 the j-600/5X machines will also feature prominently. The VARIAXIS i-700 T answers market…

Hurco to Showcase New “i” Series Machines at EMO

Machines on display include the VMX42i 3-axis mill, the VMX42SRTi 5-axis mill, the VMX24HSi high speed mill, and the mill turn TMX8MYSi multitasking lathe with sub-spindle. All of these “i” series mills include UltiMotionTM, Hurco’s patented motion control system that simultaneously improves surface finish quality while reducing cycle time by up to 30 percent. Additionally,…

A success story of productive bar and chuck machining

The automatic production lathe INDEX C100 is one of the most successful CNC production lathes. This machine has set industry standards in terms of productivity, damping, rigidity and tool lives. The design of two Y-axes opposite each other has given the user an enormous productivity boost to minimize cycle costs. In particular, the two or…

Machining in a new dimension

 With the R200, INDEX has a cutting-edge turning/milling center with unparalleled efficient manufacturing capabilities in its product portfolio. Two powerful motorized milling spindles and two movable work spindles perform extremely productive and flexible machining operations in two independent subsystems – even for machining with 5 axes.   One motorized milling spindle and one work spindle…

Haas at EMO Hannover 2013

Haas Umc 750

Visitors to the 720-square-meter Haas booth at EMO 2013 will witness cutting demonstrations on sixteen of the company’s latest model CNC machine tools, including: high-speed vertical machining centres; 50-taper, high-powered machines designed to take big cuts; high-productivity turning centres with live tooling and dual spindles; powerful, small-footprint drill-tap and toolroom machines; specialist vertical machining centres…

High-performance cutting with a compact milling unit

TRAUB TNX65/42 with milling unit

 The TNX65/42 is one of the most successful modular machines in the product line of TRAUB Drehmaschinen GmbH & Co. KG. This highly productive and flexible turning/milling center has set standards in high-performance cutting. An extremely compact gear milling unit ensures extensive milling and turning capabilities. The machine has a modular system design: it is equipped…