New Product Announcements
Modern Machine Shop
Assembled in the United States at J.L. Lucas Machinery, Daisho Seiki’s GRV-585 C vertical double-disc grinder will be on display at IMTS. This grinder is part of the new Grind Master R-series. The machines in the series will be available from 300 to 760 mm and tooled to grind bearings, medical parts, piston rings, connecting rods, brake rotors and extremely thin spacer rings.
J.L. Lucas will build turnkey solutions for specific applications and offer control packages using either a Fanuc 35i, Siemens 840D or an Allen Bradley Controllogix PLC. The grinders will feature Fanuc 35i touchscreen controls, 40 hp spindle motors, convenient wheel change brackets and custom tooling.
Also on display will be a Marposs S.p.A. grindline gaging system used by Lucas to maintain abrasive position between dressing cycles.