The KVL heavy-duty vertical turning center from Kingston Machine Tool features one-piece casting of the X/Z axis, which is supported by oversized box ways designed to increase stability and cutting accuracy. The arched-type, double-rail column and adjustable cros- rail are ribbed FC 30 castings with hardened and ground slideways.
A one-piece toolholder design increases rigidity, and the tool magazine is mounted to the floor to accommodate heavy-weight tools. The machine is equipped with a Fanuc 0iTD control and can be ordered with milling functions.
Designed for heavy-duty, large-diameter workpieces, the turning center offers a 63" maximum turning height and 78.7" turning diameter. It is equipped with two sets of precision bearings to increase load capacity to support a workpiece as heavy as 22,000 lbs. A 73-hp table motor improves production and cycle time.
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This machine can run for a long time without any operator intervention, and users can machine finished parts from slug stock or cast blanks while achieving the same high productivity as if they were machining from barstock, the company says.