CNC, Engine Lathes Available
Ganesh Machinery has announced that Ganesh CNC Production Machine Tools and Ganesh Toolroom Machinery will operate as two distinctly separate divisions of the company, offering CNC and engine lathes, respectively.
Ganesh Machinery offers CNC lathes ranging to 11-axes. The company also offers CNC Swiss-type machines with as many as eight-axes in 20 mm, 32 mm and 42 mm, as well as “Big-Bore” lathes with bores ranging to 15" and bed lengths ranging to 300".
The Ganesh Toolroom Machinery division offers engine lathes ranging from 13" × 40" to those with a 44" swing by 315" bed length. Hardinge-style 5C collet toolroom lathes and speed lathes are also offered. Gearhead CNC toolroom lathes using FANUC controls range from 18" × 40" to those with a 24" swing by 60" bed length. Ganesh adds specialized workholding and DRO installation in-house to maintain quality control.
The right choices in tooling and technique can optimize the thread turning process.
Machine tool builders in Korea have been playing a catch-up game for the past decade. A review of current developments in machine tool technology indicates that Korea is rapidly pulling up with manufacturers in Japan, Europe and the United States. The products from Korea closely match their counterparts from other global suppliers in terms of capability and quality.
While aluminum molds are commonly used to create prototypes or to serve as stopgap bridge tooling, they are starting to receive greater attention for production work. This shop’s approach to creating aluminum molds in one day to three weeks is the same for each of these situations.