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AUG 2018

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MMS AUGUST 2018 146 IMTS 2018 Milling Machines Five-Axis Line Targets Die/Mold, Aerospace Takumi USA's series of five-axis machining centers includes the U600 model (XYZ/AC travels: 24.4" × 39.4" × 19.7"/+30°-110° × 360°) and the U800 model (XYZ/AC travels: 31.5" × 39.3" × 29.5"/±120° × 360°). Both machines utilize a trunnion-style, two-axis table and the Heidenhain TNC 640 control. The machines are designed for die/mold, aerospace and high-speed applications that require tight tolerances. The U800 is a gantry machining center with a high-torque table (800-mm platter) nd an 80-rpm, twin-torque motor in the A axis and a 100-rpm, sin- gle-torque motor in the C axis. It will be shown cutting a 20" tall, 4140 steel replica of the famous Venus De Milo sculpture to showcase its rigidity, speed and surface finish capability. | Takumi USA | South, Level 3, Booth 338420 VMC Tackles Tough Materials, Complex Forms The Mikron Mill P 500 U VMC from GF Machining Solutions is designed for powerful material removal, high stiffness, exacting precision and quality surface finish. The machine is said to be particularly useful for complex forms and tough materials in industries including automotive, aerospace, medical, electrical, mold and die, and information and com- munications technology. Also on display is the company's Liechti go-Mill 350 five-axis machine. | GF Machining Solutions LLC | South, Level 3, Booth 338754 Cut your costs and improve your efficiency. Contact us today. IBAG North America Tel. 203-407-0397 IBAG High Speed Spindles The short cut to lower costs and increased production We offer the broadest line of high speed spindles-up to 300 HP, sizes from 16mm to 360 mm and speeds up to 170,000 rpm. We have the know how to deliver the power of high speed spindle technology. Booth 121430

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