The TRAUB TNL18 production turning machine is capable of five-axis machining in a single setup. It can be changed over in minutes to produce precision parts with or without a guide bush for long or short parts from bar as much as 20-mm diameter. As many as three tools can be on the part at once.
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While most shops are producing shorter aerospace parts on five-axis machines or larger parts on gantry-type equipment, this shop found its niche somewhere in the middle thanks to an advanced profiling machining system from Mazak.