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EASTEC 2013: Five-Axis Milling Machine



Well suited for machining aluminum, alloy and steel parts, the five-axis HEM 500U features a  12,000-rpm spindle and 30-tool magazine that provides a 2-second chip-to-chip time for HEM 500Uhigh-speed continuous milling operations and increased spindle uptime. A 20,000-rpm spindle and 60-tool changer are available. The machine’s trunnion table measures 19.7" (500 mm) in diameter and accommodates workpiece weights up to 440 lb (200 kg). It tilts +50 mm/-110 mm in the B-axis and rotates 360° in C for 3 + 2 machining as well as five-side positioning. Axis travels in X, Y and Z measure 19.7" (500 mm), 17.7" (450 mm) and 15.7" (400 mm), respectively, while a distance of 5.9" (150 mm) between the machine spindle nose and rotary table surface allows for maneuverability around workpieces.
GF AgieCharmilles
Ph: 800-282-1336
E-mail: Gisbert.Ledvon@us.gfac.com
Web site: www.gfac.com/us


Published Date : 3/18/2013

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