The entire OD of a workpiece can be machined in a single operation, which is said to provide increased productivity, quality and cost efficiency while eliminating change-overs. Mechanical face drivers are virtually maintenance free, the company says. They allow heavy and interrupted cuts, they turn small and large parts and they increase flexibility in turning applications for faster cycle times.
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LeanWerks uses innovative probing, tooling and workholding strategies to enable its turn-mill to machine castings complete, in effect turning it into a five-axis machining center.