Rollomatic has expanded its Grindsmart series of multi-axis tool-grinding machines with the Grindsmart 528XF. The six-axis CNC grinder features a travelling workhead that enables the production of long drills with flutes ranging to 12", the company says. The machine also features a camera to locate coolant holes, as well as a six-station wheel and nozzle changer. According to the company, the machine offers versatility in manufacturing solid carbide drills and high-performance end mills.
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The grinding machine features a grinding spindle mounted on maintenance-free hybrid roller bearings for high peripheral speeds of as much as 150 m/sec., and in combination with the machine’s CBN high-speed technology, cycle times and setup times can be significantly reduced.