Modern Machine Shop

MAY 2018

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MODERN EQUIPMENT REVIEW Modern Machine Shop 143 SPOTLIGHT | Machining Centers Two-Spindle VMC Doubles Capacity Doosan's DMP 500/2SP is equipped with two spindles and two automatic toolchangers (ATCs) for production job shops and high-volume parts manufacturers. For reduced setup times, the right spindle features a W-axis adjustment of 20 mm (0.8"), allowing quick compen- sation for any variability in fixture heights between spindles. Direct-drive, 12,000-rpm spindles with 87 foot-pounds of torque are standard. The load capacity is 1,763 lbs, and the table size is 47" × 20.5", easily accommodating a variety of workpieces and fixtures. With the 20.5" Y-axis stroke, it has the space to handle a range of parts. | Doosan Machine Tools America 973-618-2500 VMC Promotes Accuracy Okuma's Genos M460V- 5AX combines full five-axis simultaneous control with rigid, cast iron, double-col- umn construction and a high-speed spindle. These features enable it to cut a variety of complex parts and exotic metals with speed and precision. The spindle motor design produces less vibration and power loss at the tool tip to improve surface finishes. Precision ballscrews generate smooth linear guide movement | Okuma America Corp. 704-588-7000

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