A frame design that enables the X and Z axes to be perpendicular to each other is said to improve accuracy and simplify programming. Likewise, the machine’s headstock, subspindle and saddles are mounted in the same plane to ensure precision and thermal stability. Its double-nut ballscrews are pre-tensioned to eliminate thermal growth.
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