Absolute Machine Tools Inc.
7420 Industrial Pkwy Dr
Lorain, OH 44053 US
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Slideshow: Trends and Technology at IMTS 2016
The size and scope of a show like IMTS makes it impossible to cover everything of interest, but here's a taste of the technology and trends we were taking note of this year.
Dual Machining Zones Improve Lathe Accuracy
The Tongtai MT series of lathes, available from Absolute Machine Tools, was developed to improve cycle times and turning processes for the automotive industry and is suitable for precision turning, high-production volume, automatic production and insertion into mass-production lines.
Bridge Mill Series Increases Stability
The Johnford DMC series of double-column, moving-table bridge mills, available from Absolute Machine Tools, are built on a one-piece Meehanite cast iron bridge/column assembly.
Moving-Column HMC Features Built-In Rotary Table
Absolute Machine Tools will display Johnford’s AHC-1600, a new HMC that is applicable in many industries, particularly aerospace.
Five-Axis Vertical Turn-Mill Accommodates Large Parts
The You Ji VMT-800 turn-mill, available from Absolute Machine Tools, is a multitasking machine designed for oil, gas and aerospace manufacturing applications.
Accessible EDMs Feature Submerged Wire Threading
Developed to enable more manufacturers to take advantage of EDM capabilities, the AccuteX Great Economy (GE) wire EDMs don’t compromise on accuracy or speed, according to supplier Absolute Machine Tools.
Turning Center Simplifies Programming of Optional Y Axis
The Tongtai iTD-2000YBC CNC turning center, available from Absolute, features a rigid, ergonomic 75-degree bed cast from Meehanite and designed for chip flow and operator accessibility.
VMC for Conventional, Ultrasonic Machining
Absolute Machine Tools presents Tongtai’s iVU-5, a VMC that offers conventional machining operations as well as rotary, ultrasonic-assisted machining of advanced materials.
Absolute Machine Tools Acquires Longtime Distributor
Machine Tool Technology-21 Inc. adds several machine tool sales and application specialists to Absolute’s Elgin, Illinois, Technical Center.
April 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Turning
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on machines for turning parts.
Vertical Turning Center Machines Large Parts with 100-hp Spindle
The You Ji YV-600E2T vertical turning center, available from Absolute Machine Tools, is designed for large lot-size machining of big aluminum wheels or similar parts.
March 2016 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Machining Centers
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on horizontal, vertical and five-axis machining centers.
Five-Axis Machining Center Provides Torsion-Resistant Column
The Tongtai CT-350 VMC, available from Absolute Machine Tools, offers a small footprint and five-axis machining capability.
Heavy-Duty VMC Provides High-Accuracy Positioning
The Johnford SV-60H vertical machining center, available from Absolute Machine Tools, is designed for durability, rigidity and capacity combined with speed.
Tongtai Acquires Majority Share in Transfer Machine Manufacturer
Anger Machining GmbH is headquartered in Austria, with subsidiaries in Germany, Japan and the United States.
December 2015 Product Spotlight Slideshow: Machining Centers
This month’s Modern Equipment Review Spotlight focuses on machining centers.
Bridge Mill Series Eliminates X-Axis Pitch/Yaw
The Johnford DMC-series double-column, moving-table bridge mill, available from Absolute Machine Tools, uses a one-piece Meehanite cast iron bridge/column assembly designed to take up less floor space than comparable C-frame VMCs.
Absolute Machine Tools Partners with ServiceMax for MRO Services
The partnership enables customers in Absolute’s Preventive Maintenance Program to use ServiceMax’s app to ease machine servicing.
High-Production Lathes Benefit from Robot Loading
Tongtai’s MT-series horizontal turning centers, available from Absolute Machine Tools, are designed for improving cycle times and turning processes on small parts for the automotive industry.
Absolute Machine Tools Establishes EDM Consumables Division
The company carries consumables from Accutex and other builders.