The TRAK TRL 1630SX lathe, featuring the ProtoTRAK SLX CNC, is the smallest toolroom lathe in the product line. It can be operated manually or by CNC using the optional TRAKing feature. The bedways are hardened and ground, and sliding surfaces are Turcite coated. The lathe is equipped with electronic handwheels and a jogstick. The spindle speed ranges from 150 to 2,500 rpm.
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Over the past decade, technology has advanced to the point that lights-out machining is more seamless than ever before, with built-in safety systems and even the ability to switch from one part to another in the middle of the night.