CMTS: Hardinge T42 Collet-Ready SUPER-PRECISION CNC Turning Center
EMEC will be demonstrating the Hardinge® T42 SUPER-PRECISION® turning center at the Canadian Manufacturing Technology Show (CMTS), booth #4222/4322. Hardinge T-series machines are the culmination of many years of Hardinge expertise in SUPER-PRECISION® and high-performance turning. The Hardinge T-series machines are ideal for two-axis, high-precision machining or complex multi-tasking operations that require a high level of precision; delicate part handling; and parts made complete in a single setup. Their SUPER-PRECISION® technology provides grinding like qualities with overall continuous machining accuracy of three micron.
The Hardinge T42SP MSY Turning Center features:
- A2-5, 16C collet-ready spindle providing cutting closest to the spindle bearings for the industry’s best part rigidity
- 6,000 RPM, 42mm bar capacity, 11kW spindles (main and sub)
- 12 turret stations (all live tooling capable)
- Hardinge exclusive HARCRETE®-reinforced cast iron base for unmatched stability
- Custom macro B
- Linear glass scales on each axis
- Fanuc 31i Control
- Soft turning and hard turning on the same machine
As the world’s only SUPER-PRECISION® turning center, Hardinge’s T-series is the industry leader in accuracy with overall axis repeatability of .76 micron, part roundness of .25 micron and part surface finish of .15 micron. For more information contact Hardinge at 800.843.8801 or visit www.shophardinge.com.
About Hardinge Inc.
Hardinge is a global designer, manufacturer and distributor of machine tools, specializing in SUPER- PRECISION(TM) and precision CNC Lathes, high performance Machining Centers, high-end cylindrical and jig Grinding machines, and technologically advanced Workholding & Rotary Products. Hardinge is also the world’s largest manufacturer of collets (5C Collets, 16C Collets, 20C Collets, Swiss Collets and other styles) for all brands of machines including custom engineered solutions. Hardinge has a very diverse customer base and serves a wide variety of end-user markets. This customer base includes metalworking manufacturers which make parts for a variety of industries, as well as a wide range of end users in the aerospace, agricultural, transportation, basic consumer goods, communications and electronics, construction, defense, energy, pharmaceutical and medical equipment, and recreation industries, among others. Hardinge has manufacturing operations in the United States, Switzerland, Taiwan, and China. For more information, please visit http://www.hardinge.com.